In the hall of the engine rebuilder

29 Jun

http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2012/06/11-months-3000-photographs-and-a-lot-of-coffee-rebuilding-the-engine-of-a-triumph-spitfire/

Talk about a great idea for a stop motion video.

11 months and 3000 pictures later…

 

UK-based YouTube user nothinghereok bought this used engine off Ebay for his Triumph Spitfire after his own engine suffered a catastrophic failure. He then decided to document the process of rebuilding the engine from stripping its thousands of parts, cleaning them up to completely reassembling the entire thing again. Mind-boggling. Also, a great little surprise at the end.

 

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