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  1. Gippeto replied to the thread Does anyone else use steel crucibles?.

    I'm using these from Amazon/OtoolWorld. No issues with aluminum...have yet to try brass but it's on the list for the summer....

    Apr 13, 2021 at 9:19 PM
  2. Gippeto liked Al2O3's post in the thread Another Intake Manifold Lid.

    Finally had a good weather day and took advantage of it to pour the lid. It came out well. Here’s the raw casting. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]...

    31 Raw Casting.JPG 32 Eaw Casting.JPG 33 Degating.JPG 34 CB Casting.JPG 35 CB Casting.JPG 36 CB Casting.JPG 37 Boss Detail.JPG 38 Casting Lid.JPG Apr 12, 2021 at 8:12 PM
  3. Gippeto liked Voltar1's post in the thread New member from Alberta, Canada.

    Bolting it together some[ATTACH]

    28915F51-FAEE-42A2-A77B-93DE20115133.jpeg Apr 12, 2021 at 8:08 PM
  4. Gippeto attached a file to the thread Does anyone else use steel crucibles?.

    Have mostly switched over to clay/graphite crucibles but still use the steel one I started out with when I need the volume. Made from 6"...

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  5. Gippeto replied to the thread Another Intake Manifold Lid.

    Awesome project and incredible execution as always. :cool: Al

    Apr 8, 2021
  6. Gippeto liked Al2O3's post in the thread Another Intake Manifold Lid.

    As many of you know, I have a number of motorsport and historical racing interests. I recently acquired this intake manifold. [ATTACH]...

    1 Prototype Intake.jpg 2 Lid.jpg 3 Paper Template.JPG 4 Template.JPG 5 Underside.JPG 6 Topside Template.JPG 7 Pattern Profile.JPG 8 Pattern Underside.JPG 9 Pattern Topsdie Bosses.JPG 10 Tight Boss Work.JPG 11 Pattern No Wax.JPG 12 Letter Details.JPG 13 Letters Cut.JPG 14 Letters Sliced.JPG 15 Detailed Top.JPG 16 Detailed Bottom.JPG Apr 8, 2021
  7. Gippeto liked Al2O3's post in the thread Confessions of a Lost Foam Caster, 5 Years on..

    I was looking back on the thread below and the original version I posted at Alloy Avenue 5+ years ago. This part was actually what first...

    1 Foam Tubes.JPG 2 Foam Piece Parts.JPG 2.1 MP C 2.JPG 3 Top Gate.jpg 4 Pouring Cup Vacuum.jpg 5 Ball and Scraper.jpg 5.1 Low Melting Point Hot Melt.jpg 6 Arlenes Tacky Glue.JPG 6.1 Plug Cutter.JPG 7 Part Assortment.JPG Apr 8, 2021
  8. Gippeto attached a file to the thread Hago siphon , 0.75 GPH nozzle burner design.

    Another way to go about the adapter.. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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