Cruisers Forum
 


Join CruisersForum Today

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 17-05-2017, 15:02   #1
Registered User

Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Arizona
Boat: Krogen 38
Posts: 13
BMW D50-2 for free

We are pulling our motor from a Krogen 38 and going electric. Motor has about 400 hrs since overhaul in 2010 but needs new rings and Pistons at very least. Parts are incredibly hard to find for this motor so if there's anybody out there trying to keep a Lord Nelson original or just trying to keep spares for a BMW D50 we might have what you need. Boat is in San Diego but we need your help to physically pull it and take it away. After that it's yours.
__________________

__________________
winchwench46 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 19-05-2017, 15:38   #2
Registered User
 
Oceanride007's Avatar

Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Boat in Cairns (Aus).
Boat: Custom Perry Passport 41, steel
Posts: 313
Re: BMW D50-2 for free

No, I'm too far away. I have same engine still going well, but frightened of the day when it doesn,t. Have you located any supplier of parts, who may I ask.
Also how many hours your engine done.?
Thanks
__________________

__________________
Oceanride007 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 19-05-2017, 17:45   #3
Guy
Registered User

Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: So. Oregon
Boat: Seafarer36c
Posts: 3,981
Re: BMW D50-2 for free

You can find piston rings for just about anything in a "standad parts catalog" Every automotive machine shop in the USA has one. The same is true for lots of parts; valves, springs, bearings, piston rings etc. It helps if you can measure everything for yourself.. In a way it's like roller bearings and seals but you need to measure the parts instead of getting a number from the part it self.
__________________
Guy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 20-05-2017, 09:19   #4
Registered User

Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 54
Re: BMW D50-2 for free

Can I come look at it? I am in San Diego and can help if worth it. Thanks!
__________________
outdoorsman37 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Anyone have knowledge or experience with BMW D50 to share? Oceanride007 Construction, Maintenance & Refit 5 23-11-2016 18:17
A New Twist in the BMW/Oracle vs Alinghi Showdown TaoJones Multihull Sailboats 13 01-02-2010 07:39
BMW Oracle Remasted sneuman Multihull Sailboats 22 13-11-2009 01:06
BMW Oracle Dismasted Yotboss Multihull Sailboats 51 12-11-2009 15:32
BMW diesel and black steel diesel fuel tanks johnpair Engines and Propulsion Systems 12 08-01-2009 14:30


Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:48.


Google+
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.