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Not an engine, but... a Cool Old Pumpjack


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Was looking over some production we just acquired, found this in the bottom of a hollow. Would have been neat to see what originally powered it.
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I'm sorry, I have no idea how that picture ended up upside down...can anybody fix that?
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Here you go. Tried standing on my head, but . " I hate it when" .
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That is really neat.
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Looks like a pumpjack to me, for water or oil rig?
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Cool indeed. I wish more of the old jacks were saved. I have seen many cut up and scrapped.
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Looks like this one is still in service.
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Default Re: Not an engine, but... a Cool Old Pumpjack

Im not 100 percent sure, but it looks like an Oilwell Supply Co. pumpjack. The copies from an old catalog of theirs shows one that is very similar, and those were powered by vertical engines that look like Novos of various sizes. Very neat jack! Thank you for sharing.
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