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  1. Engine Disassembly

    Technical Help Forum
    The current project (CX500 79 CDI) I am undertaking seems to have become a little more involved than I had originally thought it would and I have now dropped the engine in order to check the cam chain and replace the mechanical seal. Whilst it wasn't too hard to do, I do have a few questions...
  2. Removing Chrome - Plating

    Off-Topic Posts
    So, I've been cleaning up old smoking pipes... tobacco pipes, got a few from a local guy selling them, been cleaning them up. 1 pipe is an older Koolsmoke, from probably the '60-70s. It's mainly aluminum and chrome plated. Chrome is 60% gone so wanted to strip the rest off. Obviously not...