"Thought I'd post an update on the first "Green Dragon". The restoration has turnred into a bigger job than first expected. Greg Hedman is in charge of "all things boat" and has found lots wood /aluminum frames that…"
This is a comprehensive history of modifications to the Rolls Royce / Packard Merlin for boat racing and airplane racing. The topics include internal modifications such as quill shafts, crankshafts and cam shafts. Also included is a discussion of Nitrous Oxide, ADI (Water methanol) injection and Nitro Methane. There will be actual Merlin parts to examine. The presentation will be technical in nature, but also will be of interest to the average Vintage Unlimited fan. The presentation will…See More
MISS BARDAHL--ENGINE Wade & Paul loaded up all of the parts to be painted except the engine block and took them to Wade's cousin Vince. I would expect all the parts back possibly next weekend then we can reassemble the accessory housing. My plan is to strip the engine block paint next Saturday. I have a plan for somebody to make 2 cylinder hole covers for the block that we can use while stripping paint and painting the block. If the shim stock… Continue