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Photograph - H.V. McKay, Farm Equipment Manufacture & Field Trials, Australia, Nov 1919 Image Reg. No: MM 022666

Description Of Content:
A portable 2-stroke 3 h.p. Petrol engine made in the Sunshine factory showing the water-hopper with the outlet from the top of the cylinder head to the tank and the inlet from the bottom. Ignition is by magneto (the wire to the spark plug can be seen). Also shown are the drip-feed oilers for
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: industrial equipment, machines, petrol engines, workers
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Engineering Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Images (To Be Classified)
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Australia, 25 Nov 1919


Peter Wandin Posted on 04 Aug 2014 1:13 AM
Hi there I have this engine and intend to restore it back to 1919 and I would like to know if you could help me with any info on this engine it would help a lot cheers Peter.

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