Category Archives: Pulley

Isaac Tests A DIY Kiss Design

As I often say, the power of utterpower¬†is getting reports from DIYers around the world, what works and what doesn’t. A lot of us like the two bearing generators when we can find them. One thing I like is trouble … Continue reading

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A question about drive pulleys and the higher RPM Lister type clones.

Here’s an email from today: Subject: Pulley selection help Message: Hi George! Thanks for a wonderful site!!! I’ve got a question on an order I’d like to submit… here’s the specifics: We have a Metro 12/1 and an ST 12KW … Continue reading

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Q and A: DIYer on 10/1 Clone Engine

Question for George: Hi George – thanks for the amazing wealth of information on your site. Its sure helps guys like me who are just starting out. Recently bought a new 10/1 and I have a couple of questions Firstly … Continue reading

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Bushed Pulleys: What you need to know before installation

I have been asked why I use bushed pulleys. Aren’t they just another expense?¬† Bushes pulleys, as far as I’m concerned, are an important part of KISS engineering. A bushed pulley is something that can be used on a range … Continue reading

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