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by msindel
Fri Jun 16, 2017 11:19 am
Forum: Engines & Powertrain
Topic: fuel filter
Replies: 8
Views: 2930

Re: fuel filter

The tank in my Ensign project doesn't take up the width of the hull.
by msindel
Tue Jun 13, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: Engines & Powertrain
Topic: KLC long-block expectations
Replies: 9
Views: 3682

Re: KLC long-block expectations

Jim, thanks for pointing out the generous parts quote. I'm also including sleeves, valve seats & keepers, and a handful of nuts & bolts. Maritimeclassics has varified my expectations exactly. And for the price, is what I would expect. However, would you try to make good on a warranty after pulling t...
by msindel
Mon Jun 12, 2017 9:39 am
Forum: Engines & Powertrain
Topic: KLC long-block expectations
Replies: 9
Views: 3682

Re: KLC long-block expectations

Mounts are $69 a piece for $276 of the total. I know I can get them from Jim for $50 each, but convenience is considered. I think Core charge is $1300 So, around $4300 for the long block... Everything (main, rod, and cam bearings, pistons, valves, springs, guides, seats, sleeves, oil pump kit, gaske...
by msindel
Sun Jun 11, 2017 7:01 pm
Forum: Engines & Powertrain
Topic: KLC long-block expectations
Replies: 9
Views: 3682

Re: KLC long-block expectations

According to the builder, I would reuse my drive, both manifolds, carb, fuel pump, generator, starter, water pump, and ignition system. He said the flywheel and head would be on and torqued.

The price quoted was $5846.00 which includes 4 new engine mounts and a core charge.
by msindel
Sun Jun 11, 2017 3:49 pm
Forum: Engines & Powertrain
Topic: KLC long-block expectations
Replies: 9
Views: 3682

KLC long-block expectations

When ordering a Chris-Craft KLC long-block from someone selling "Rebuilt Antique & Classic Marine Engines" What should I expect to get? Main bearings, rod bearings, pistons? Any machine work? Valves or otherwise... Nut & bolt replacement as needed? I'd really like to hear others opinion on this subj...
by msindel
Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:48 am
Forum: Engines & Powertrain
Topic: KLO engine specs
Replies: 4
Views: 1828

Re: KLO engine specs

Thanks Jim

Kind of what I thought...

Is the crank the same?
by msindel
Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:46 am
Forum: Engines & Powertrain
Topic: KLO engine specs
Replies: 4
Views: 1828

Gone
by msindel
Fri Mar 03, 2017 11:20 pm
Forum: Engines & Powertrain
Topic: KLO engine specs
Replies: 4
Views: 1828

KLO engine specs

Can someone tell me the differences between a KLC and a KLO?
Same crank?
Cam opposite direction KL or ?
Same block as KLC?
Distributor geared for opposite direction but otherwise same?
Flywheel?
Carb # ?
by msindel
Thu Oct 09, 2014 8:54 pm
Forum: Hull Construction
Topic: Vinyl Deck Cover???!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 3759

Re: Vinyl Deck Cover???!!!

Pretty sure defender still carry's it
by msindel
Fri Feb 28, 2014 8:42 am
Forum: The Mariners' Museum
Topic: Collection relocation
Replies: 2
Views: 4472

Collection relocation

Rumors are saying that the Chris-Craft Collection Archive is being relocated.

Is this true?