Parts List - H. V. McKay, 'Sunshine Chaffcutters', 1924 TradeLiterature Reg. No: TL 020580

Booklet containing a list of duplicate parts for various models of Sunshine Chaffcutters. The cover references the Sunshine Harvester Works and lists the Australian Branches and Distributors. Information inside the front cover consists of the registered telegraph addresses for these locations, directions for using either Code Words when ordering parts by telegram or Mark and Number when ordering parts by letter, and a request to use specific codes for preferred despatch method.

Parts are listed in a functional table format with Code Word, Mark and Number, Description, Size used on, and Reference to Illustration Plate number. Pages following the table contain labelled photographs of the majority of parts. A photograph of the complete machine appears on the cover.
Acquisition Information:
Donation & Subsequent Transfer from Mr. Bernard Smith - Massey Ferguson (Australia) Limited, 1984
Discipline: Trade Literature

More information

Tagged with: chaffcutters, agricultural equipment, agriculture, farming methods
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Engineering Collection, Trade Literature Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Crop Management - Harvesting
Tertiary Classification: chaff cutters
Primary Subject: Chaffcutters
Publication Date: 1924/06
Cover Title: 'List of Duplicate Parts, with Illustrations, FOR THE SUNSHINE CHAFFCUTTERS No. 2 Stationary, No. 2X Stationary with Extended Rail, and No. 2XP Portable with Extended Rail. All have 3 Knives and 9 1/2 in. Mouth. Issued July, 1924.'
Model Name/Number: No.2 Stationary; No.2X Stationary; No.2XP Portable
Publication Types: Parts List
Printing Types: Monochrome
Illustration Types: Black & White; Engravings; Photographs
Page Size Format: 240 x 140 mm
Number of Pages: 12
Manufacturer/Distributor: H.V. McKay Pty Ltd

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