cylinder sleeve
Engine Blocks

How to install a cylinder sleeve

December 12, 2016

Learning how to install a cylinder sleeve is an excellent way to salvage an otherwise junk block. Most cylinder damage comes from: A cylinder that has actually cracked Vertical scratches or dents Restoring back to […]

Ball-Honing Cylinder
Engine Blocks

Using a Ball-Hone to Deglaze your cylinders

October 15, 2016

The Ball-Hone is self-centering, self-aligning to the bore, and self-compensating for wear, Ball-hones provide great surface finish and will make your next re-ring job a success ! The Ball-Hone tool, is great if you are only […]

install valve seat
Cylinder Heads

How to install and grind valve seats

December 17, 2015

Learning how to install and grind valve seats can help solve oil burning issues. The growth in the valves seat insert market can be traced back to the early 1970s. This is when the switch […]