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Vaughn Hatch Siloam Springs, AR email@example.com
Howell V2, 1.00 bore X 1.25 stroke 12/12/2011
I have attached a few photos of the Howell V2 that I am building. Most of the major components with the exception of the valve gear case are complete. I previously built two of Dale Detrich's engines. The Howell has been a challenge for me but it is a good learning experience as well. The engine is a 90 degree V twin with a 1" bore and a 1 1/4" stroke. I hope to have it completed by Spring. This engine has made me a firm believer in the value of good jigs and fixtures.
Here is a photo of the Howell V Twin that I am currently working on. It is a 1" bore by 1 1/4" stroke 90 degree V engine designed by the late Jerry Howell. I wanted to try something challenging for my third engine and this engine is a good challenge for my limited skills as a machinist. If anyone has built this engine I would like to correspond with them since we no longer have Jerry to give us advice.
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