Full SizeWorkshopEngine Shed

Building a
Frost King Jr.
1/2 scale from scratch.

Flywheel construction.

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These are the raw materials.

     
 

The blank drilled for the corners of the spokes.
     
 

Turning to spoke thickness.
     
 

Turning finished.
     
 

The mill ready to remove the material between the spokes.
     
  Spokes are taking shape.
     
 

The finished unit having its first test run on a test coil to find the one best suited to the ignitor.
     
 

The end product! This was a 9 week project from start to finish. I am happy with the end result.
     
  Here is the original, full size engine with the model in the foreground.
     
 

The 1/2 size plate was made for me by John Hughes. johnhughes1@ozemail.com.au Beautiful!! He is willing to make any plate at a very reasonable charge. I will be getting a few more made by him.