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Old 07-26-2005, 07:02:47 PM
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I have an old boat motor with a rudder, shaft, bearing and propeler but I dont know what it is could someone help identifiy this thing. It is going to auction on Sept 10 and I could use some help. Will try to post a pic but if it does not come through, EMAIL at johnwhitacre@verizon.com
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Here is closer pic maybe that will help
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Looks like it's in the Detroit, Caille, Termat& Monihan family. I think Detroit had three holes in the flywheel, T&M had four.
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Default Re: OLD boat motor

on picture #2 what is that writing on that 4-bolt acess panel say.it,s painted red?
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I think it says American Engine Co Detriot MI but I will have to verify that
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YES it said AMERICAN ENGINE CO DETROIT MI
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