I decided to paint the spot around the breather cover and oil filter flange. This is just bare steel from the factory. I wanted to wait until the parts were installed so I could paint right up to the edges.
I started mocking up the engine accessories. I have to order a few more bolts before final assembly, but everything fits up as it should.
I wasn't happy with the paint on the starter, so I decided to tear it apart and start over.
Here was the worst spot. The edge between the teal and black wasn't very nice, and chipped in some spots.
I busted out some Aircraft remover. This stuff is absolutely wicked.
After some sanding, it's ready for epoxy primer.
Woody got a new ride for this winter! Apparently you can get good deals on snowmobiles in July.
Remember this table I built a few months ago to prep the transmission on?
Now that I have the new motor stand, I didn't need it.
I spent some time cleaning the shop.