Antique Engines and Old Iron
[Home] - [HELP] - [Forums] - [Articles] - [Photo Gallery] - [Groups] - [Chat] - [Classified Ads] - [Subscribe] - [Links] - [Books] - [Sponsors] - [eBay Tools]

Go Back   SmokStak > SmokStak® Antique Engine Community > Antique Gas Engine Discussion
Forgot Password? Join Us!

Notices

Antique Gas Engine Discussion Meet collectors of hit and miss engines, ask questions about collecting, restoring and showing antique flywheel engines.

Antique Gas Engine Discussion

Engine ID


this thread has 2 replies and has been viewed 1101 times

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 06-24-2005, 08:01:41 AM
Woody Sins's Avatar
Woody Sins Woody Sins is offline
Subscriber
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Central New York, USA
Posts: 230
Thanks: 328
Thanked 605 Times in 113 Posts
Images: 16
Photo Engine ID

I would like to know a little more about the engine in the picture. It looks like a Nelson brothers product, about 2 1/2 HP. Can someone tell me what model it is, and about when it was made? It doesn't look like most Nelson Brothers engiens I have seen. The mag has brass end plates.
Attached Thumbnails
nelson.JPG  
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 06-24-2005, 08:23:36 AM
Rex Pyles Rex Pyles is offline
Registered-III
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Wheelersburg, oHIo USA
Posts: 618
Thanks: 50
Thanked 335 Times in 111 Posts
Images: 7
Default Re: Engine ID

I think it's a 3hp, that's what most of them that size are.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 06-26-2005, 08:43:22 PM
Eric McKenna Eric McKenna is offline
Subscriber
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Easthampton, Massachusetts, USA
Posts: 422
Thanks: 60
Thanked 517 Times in 85 Posts
Default Re: Engine ID

Hy Woody, Not sure BUT it realy looks just like the engine I brought home from the Orange MA show.....A 3 hp GRAY, Nelson bros manufactured. Mine is on a subbase and has a webster as well, Throttler..kero engine
Attached Thumbnails
Jun25^07.JPG  
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

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

F o r u m Jump


Use "Ctrl" mouse wheel to change screen size.
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:44:11 PM.

Smokstak and Enginads site search!


All use is subject to our TERMS OF SERVICE
SMOKSTAK® is a Registered Trade Mark - A Community of Antique Engine Enthusiasts
Copyright © 2000 - 2016 by Harry Matthews P.O. Box 5612 - Sarasota, FL 34277