Part four in a five-part series: Restoring an Amanco Hired Man
The flywheel on the milling machine. The Flywheel was mounted on a specially made mandrel fitted to the horizontal shaft of the milling machine and a cutting tool fitted to an old cross vice which was mounted on the table of the mill.
The assembled flywheel showing the governor springs and adjusting screws. The new key and post for the starting handle are also visible.
The detent arm with the new brass bushing I made and the cleaned brass adjusting screw.
The pressing for the fuel tank and the new filler cap.
The completed fuel mixer and pipework painted.
The old and new floating guide for the governor.
The refurbished governor parts. The old weights and mounting bracket together with the new springs and the adjusting bolts I made.
The fuel mixer as found, with bent adjusting screw and pin to stop movement of the brass knob.