October 2018 – CAD design and drawings

Professional supporters make valuable technical contributions. CAD design and drawings of the most complicated aluminium part,the engine & gearbox support together with CNC files and an aluminium billet are with Alan Young Engineering, Auldgirth for CNC Machining.

Simon McLaughlin of Galloway Industrial visited the Shed on Thursday 18 th October and together with Shed members specifies a transmission system for the Skeoch.

The Varley’s successfully bid for a Model T Ford front axle and steering column, John Forrest collects them on Sunday 21 st October from Shap.

Danny Melville of Hexagon Metrology Ltd visits the Shed on Tuesday 27 th October with 3D scanning and metrology equipment. He scanned the Skeoch radiator badge and the Model T front axle. He also used metrology probes to measure the magneto drive taper, and the principal fastening details of the engine crankcase.

Dalbeattie Lions make a donation to the Skeoch project funds.