I know that Cambridge Motor Sports in the UK list an up rated shaft for
39.50 pounds. Don't know of anyone that has tried it. That is about
$63.20 without shipping.
I have seen a lot of the one's taken from engines that are bent, so
Used one's aren't always useable. Sounds like it could be a needed
From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On
Behalf Of Jack W. Drews
Sent: Thursday, August 15, 2002 9:36 AM
Subject: Oil pump shafts?
There have been a couple of TR engines blown because of failure of the
pump drive shaft -- the one that fits in the gear and drives the distrib
and oil pump.
If there is a heavy duty one on the market somewhere, please let me
If not, I'm considering having a limited number of them made.
No price or schedule available -- just checking for level of interest.
you would be interested, please send me an email so I can determine
Also, if you have a suggestion as to how the shaft could be improved,
please let me know. You may think of something I have not considered.