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Shovelhead project started January 2019,

 
 

After many hours I completed the postprocessing of the cases, which basically means modelling them from the ground up using the scan as reference..

 
 

I might have been finished sooner if I had not added all the drilled oil channels in the left case, but I figured this was a good time to figure out exatly where and how the oil moves through the engine. I might add some cross-sections showing what I found next time. S&S Oilpump CAD model donated by Satsuma Cycleworks, thanks!

 
 

In the meantime I had a set of Shovelheads that I wanted to scan, special thatnks to Ron Touw who blasted off the black coating making them easier to scan. (the 3d scanner cannot "see" black)

 

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