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Wayne 511 Veeder Root rebuild #270720
Sun Aug 28 2011 07:27 PM
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Several months ago I contacted Joe about rebuilding my Sunoco custom blended computer.He told he had never did one and it could cost quite a bit of money.Considering that it had 16 large wheels and 54 small price wheels I could see why.I then decided to try a cosmetic restoration because it had nothing wrong with it mechanically.After 2 month of all my spare time these picture are the results.This thing has over a thousand parts.Thanks

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Re: Wayne 511 Veeder Root rebuild [Re: foxlincoln] #270759
Mon Aug 29 2011 05:24 AM
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WOW That looks great, good job!!!!!


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Re: Wayne 511 Veeder Root rebuild [Re: LC 336] #270793
Mon Aug 29 2011 09:22 AM
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I will post more pictures as work progresses.Thanks for the compliment.

Re: Wayne 511 Veeder Root rebuild [Re: foxlincoln] #326002
Mon May 14 2012 06:13 PM
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here is finished pictures

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Re: Wayne 511 Veeder Root rebuild [Re: foxlincoln] #326024
Mon May 14 2012 07:07 PM
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Very nice...I think you are going to convince me to take a VR apart.


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Re: Wayne 511 Veeder Root rebuild [Re: Dave's Garage] #326071
Mon May 14 2012 10:54 PM
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Congratulations, you did a great job.


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Re: Wayne 511 Veeder Root rebuild [Re: archer2] #326084
Tue May 15 2012 04:07 AM
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Dave ,I only removed the wheels did not take it completely apart.I used Easy Off oven cleaner to clean it.

Re: Wayne 511 Veeder Root rebuild [Re: foxlincoln] #326140
Tue May 15 2012 11:41 AM
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You did a great job, looks excellent.

Did you replace the white plastic cylinders/tubes above the pricing wheels? They are usually yellowed and brittle from the effects of UV rays/sunlight.


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Re: Wayne 511 Veeder Root rebuild [Re: Dave's Garage] #326562
Thu May 17 2012 10:00 AM
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Yes, I made the tubes from aluminum tubing.I made plugs for the ends from wood and used 3/8 id tubing and bronze bushings for the rod to ride on.The factory ones were junk.

Re: Wayne 511 Veeder Root rebuild [Re: foxlincoln] #326615
Thu May 17 2012 01:52 PM
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Originally Posted By: foxlincoln
The factory ones were junk.


I totally agree. Very nice work, computer looks great.


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Re: Wayne 511 Veeder Root rebuild [Re: Dave's Garage] #326664
Thu May 17 2012 05:39 PM
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NICE!!!!!!!
A normal crankback has about 800 pieces that thing must have double that.


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Re: Wayne 511 Veeder Root rebuild [Re: foxlincoln] #735492
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