The LS based GM small-block engine is the primary V-8 used in General Motors' line of rear-wheel-drive cars and trucks. Introduced in January 1995, it is a "clean sheet" design with only rod bearings, lifters, and bore spacing in common with the longstanding Chevrolet small block V8 that preceded it as the basis for GM small-block V8s.
Providing quality automotive machine shop equipment including crankshaft grinders, cylinder head and block surface grinding and milling machines, and more. Whether you are looking for used machine shop equipment or the newest model, Jack Scholler Equipment has the grinding, milling, and cleaning machines you're looking for.
Shop Fox M1018 Combo Lathe/Mill Hobby or entry-level machinists will not want to pass up this versatile machine. Great for turning, cutting threads, drilling and milling small projects, this combo lathe is packed with extra add-ons like a 4-way turret tool post, 9-1/2-inch faceplate, 4-inch 3-jaw chuck, and a built-in rotating vise.
The LB Series machines deliver superior accuracy and reliability for successful line boring. Maximum Length of Block: 80" (2000 mm) Their base castings are exceptionally heavy to eliminate any possibility of deflection, while the precision machined surfaces and excellent universal fixtures position work pieces securely during operation.
Basic Engine Block Prep 101. Speed-O-Motive uses a state-of-the-art block cleaning system that starts with a high temperature (650° F) oven to literally burn off all residual oil and sludge, followed by a specially designed bead blaster that bombards the block with steel shot to remove everything that isn't solid metal.
An important early lathe in the UK was the horizontal boring machine that was installed in 1772 in the Royal Arsenal in Woolwich.It was horse-powered and allowed for the production of much more accurate and stronger cannon used with success in the American Revolutionary War in the late 18th century.