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STRICTLY I.C.: Special Interest Articles.
THIS LISTING IS JUST A SAMPLE OF THE ARTICLES PUBLISHED IN STRICTLY I.C. SINCE 1988.
MANY MORE SUBJECTS OF INTEREST ARE IN THE INDEXES.









HONING TECHNIQUES,
by Bob Paule.
          Try honing your cylinders instead of lapping them.
          Discusses most aspects of honing.
                         Issue # 2.....$8.00ea.













HOW TO DESIGN YOUR OWN TWO-CYCLE ENGINE, 
by Richard Condon.  
          Explains basic fundamentals of engine design; goes on to the scavenging
          system, introduction, and engine components.
                         Issues # 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 & 8 …$8.00ea. or TOTAL: $48.00













ANODIZING ALUMINUM PARTS, 
by E.D. Cox.
          Put that final finish on your miniature engine.
                         Issue # 4.....$8.00ea.













DESIGN & FABRICATION OF PISTON RINGS, 
by the late George Trimble.
          The EPITOME of miniature engine ring manufacture.
                         Issues #  7,8 & 9 …    $8.00 ea. ….. TOTAL: $24.00













BECOME AN EXPERT MOLD MAKER, 
by Bruce Satra.
          A concept for making a complex permanent wax pattern mold using
          a MORTON M-5 Cylinder as the subject.  The metal mold
          mentioned in his INVESTMENT-LOST WAX CASTING ARTICLE
          was made in this series.     
                         Issues # 11, 12, 13 & 14. …$8.00 ea. TOTAL $32.00















INVESTMENT-LOST WAX CASTING, 
by Bruce Satra.
          He tells you how to do it in the home shop.
Issues # 16 & 17 ….$8.00 ea.…..TOTAL: $16.00














MORE ABOUT FOUNDRY WORK, 
by Bruce Satra.
          Basics of melting aluminum.  All the do’s and don’ts of the process.
                         Issue # 31 …..$8.00ea.

MORE ABOUT DIE CASTING PROCEDURES & METHODS, 
by Bruce Satra.
                         Issue # 32 …. $8.00ea.

MORE WISDOM ON TAPPING.  AND, THE PROCESS OF LOST WAX CASTINGS, 
by Bruce Satra.
          Bruce updates his information with 6 yrs more experience.
                         Issue # 56 …. $8.00ea.













THE WAY TO CHROME PLATING IN TEN EASY STEPS, 
by E.D. Cox.
          If you follow his instructions explicitly, we believe you will obtain
          excellent results.
                         Issues # 22, 23, 24 & 25 .....$8.00ea. ......TOTAL $32.00













SPARK IGNITION SYSTEMS, 
by Floyd Carter.
     3 Articles: 
          "A Look At Spark Plug Ignition Systems for Model Engines"
                         Issue # 21 …$8.00ea., 
          "Fine Tuning The Spark Ignition System"
                         Issue # 27 .. $8.00ea., 
          "Spark Plug Conversions Using Hall-Effect Components"
                         Issue # 36 … $8.00ea.  
Floyd says,
 " All the popular 2-cycle and 4-cycle glow engines can be converted to
   operate on spark ignition." … 
                         TOTAL for ALL 3 above articles:  $24.00













SOME IDEAS ABOUT BUYING A LATHE, 
by Roger J. Schroeder.
          How to select and evaluate new and used lathes.
                         Issue # 30.....$8.00ea.
                         Issue # 31.....$8.00ea.....TOTAL $16.00













CAM GRINDING FIXTURE, 
by Gene Switzer.
          A more sophisticated approach to producing miniature engine cams.
          Gene used it to grind cams for his Panther Pup, his DeHaviland
          Cirrus Mkl engines and others.
                         Issues # 39, 40 & 41.....$8.00ea.....TOTAL $24.00













MAKING YOUR OWN SPUR GEARS THE EASY WAY, 
by F.E. (Pat) Loop.
          Generating gear teeth and gears using a hob.
                         Issues # 40 ....$8.00ea.

GEARS WITHOUT TEARS, by Karl Young, Jr.
          An amplification of using Pat Loop's gear hob design.  A Simplified Procedure.
                         Issue # 69 ..... $8.00ea.













HAND FINISHING,
by Paul Knapp.
          Creating award winners.
                         Issue # 44.....$8.00ea.














HOW TO POLISH ALUMINUM FOR AN AWARD-WINNING FINISH,
by Dr. Bob Kradjian.
          Transform an aluminum surface to chrome-like luster.
                                   Issue # 80.....$8.00ea








FINISHING YOUR ENGINE, 
by Randy Higgins.
          Reproduce an original engine in miniature with emphasis 
          on aesthetic details.
                         Issue # 50.....$8.00ea.
THE SIDEWINDER, by Bob Shores. Coil Winding Machine. Issue # 49.....$8.00ea.




















ELECTRIC DISCHARGE MACHINE (EDM), 
by Robert Washburn, designed by Lee Root.
          Large enough to make the ¼ scale Stromberg Model 97 carburetor in your shop.
                         Issues # 34, 35, 36, 37 & 38.....$8.00ea.....TOTAL $40.00













IMPROVEMENTS TO OUR EARLIER-PUBLISHED EDM, 
by RAW.
          You do not have to discard anything that has been accomplished.
          Issue 53 has vital information.
                         Issues # 50, 51, & 53.....$8.00ea.....TOTAL $24.00













THE SURFACE GRINDER,
by Bruce Satra.
          It’s many uses.
                         Issue # 52.....$8.00ea.













A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO NICKEL-CADMIUM CELLS AND BATTERIES, 
by Floyd Carter.
          Guide to using them in simple applications.
                         Issue # 53.....$8.00ea.















CONSTRUCTION OF ¼-32 MINIATURE SPARK PLUGS, 
by Lewis Throop.
          How he made spark plugs using Corian.
                         Issue # 55.....$8.00ea.














THE PROFANITY PREVENTER, 
by Bob Shores.
          He tells you how to build a small engine starter using an
          electric motor used to power model race cars.
                         Issue # 57.....$8.00ea.













A CENTERING 3-JAW CHUCK, 
by Edward W. Degear.
          Got tired of changing to a four-jaw chuck for accurate work.
                         Issue # 57.....$8.00ea.













RATING CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS, 
by Preston Richey.
          Rating 10 years of miniature engine construction articles 
          published in STRICTLY I.C.
                         Issue # 60.....$8.00ea.













SHOP SAFETY, 
by Oscar Ortiz.
          With 55 years of experience in the machinist trade, 
          he comments on the most obvious hazards of operating machine tools.
                         Issues # 61& 62.....$8.00ea.....TOTAL $16.00













ENGINE LUBRICATION, 
by Hamilton Upshur.
          Complete discussion of miniature engine lubrication.
                         Issue # 61& 62.....$8.00ea......TOTAL: $16.00













CRANKSHAFT GRINDER, 
by Barry Dumaw.
          Grinding instead of turning a crankshaft.
                         Issues # 63, 64, & 65.....$8.00ea.....TOTAL: $24.00













BUILDING A MODERN TWO-STROKE ENGINE, 
by Tim Hickox.
          A simple way to machine two-stroke cylinders with complex port shapes.
                         Issue # 64.....$8.00ea.













KIRK MINIATURE DYNAMOMETER, 
by Bud Kirk & Bob Washburn.
          A Hydraulic (Mechanical Water Brake) Dynamometer.
                         Issues # 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 69 & 70.....$8.00ea.....TOTAL: $64.00












CNC AT HOME, 
by R.A. Washburn.
          Basics of simple CNC at home.
                         Issue # 69.....$8.00ea.












ADJUNCT TO CNC AT HOME, 
by R. L. Pegg.
                         Issue # 70.....$8.00ea.







ROBOPROBE, 
By Ed Bittner.
          Design & Basic Construction of a 3D, CNC Digitizer,
Issues 77 & 78.....$8.00ea. TOTAL $16.00










BACKYARD FOUNDRY SERIES:

FOUNDRY WORK,
by Jim Schiller.
          The silica sand/CO2 process.
                         Issue # 74.....$8.00ea.
The procedure for making patterns,
Core boxes and cores, for a 1/3-scale Chevy small block V-8 engine.
by Eugene Corl.
          Covers forms, patterns, use of copy machine to reduce full-size paper tracing,
          core box constructions, etc.
                         2000 Issues # 75, 76, 77, & 79.....$8.00ea.....TOTAL: $32.00

The building of a second backyard foundry.
by Robert Washburn.
                         Issue: # 78.....$8.00ea.

Another report in the foundry series,
by Jim Lewis.
          40 years experience.
                         Issue # 75.....$8.00ea.











MINATURE MAGNETOS,
by Hans Mulder.
          Working magnets for the 1/4-scale Bentley BR2 engine.
                         Issues # 77, 78, 79 & 80.....$8.00ea.....TOTAL: $32.00











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