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OUCH! said the piston to the valve.

jayvee

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hi All,
Just got home from attending a local rally (show).
Pretty quiet day.
One exhibitor had a bit of excitement when the pin on the exhaust valve of his Fairbanks Morse "Z" 3hp fell out. Piston and ignitor survived with (very) minimal damage.
Valve bent well and truly and stuck.
Picture doesn't clearly show the extent of damage. (Tried my best but failed miserably)
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I guess tomorrow's another day.
 
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