My 1960 SO23 Westfalia

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Donovan D
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Re: My 1960 SO23 Westfalia

Post by Donovan D »

Great work Sean !!

Are these older heat exchangers hard to come by ?
sean wrote: Tue Aug 25, 2020 8:53 pm
Some more parts added to the engine, but not yet completed.
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Re: My 1960 SO23 Westfalia

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Looking nice.

Donovan asked about heat exchangers.
Actually these engines did not have heat exchangers. Hot air from below the heads/cylinders got diverted to inside the vehicle when needed.
Do'nt assume anything- (While doing fault-finding).
"Things should be as simple as possible, BUT NO SIMPLER THAN THAT."
"If something can go wrong, it will go wrong" (Murphy's law).
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sean wrote: Mon Jul 06, 2020 9:25 pm After the paint stripping and sandblasting, I coated with the epoxy primer.
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Do you still use the sigma prime epoxy primer ?
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Re: My 1960 SO23 Westfalia

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Donovan D wrote: Tue Sep 15, 2020 9:49 am
sean wrote: Mon Jul 06, 2020 9:25 pm After the paint stripping and sandblasting, I coated with the epoxy primer.
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Do you still use the sigma prime epoxy primer ?
Yes, still the same.
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