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Default Easter Score... Kohler and 2 Onans...

Got the welder and 3600 rpm gen for free.. have a 4 hour drive home.. will update later
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Old 04-16-2017, 08:44:50 PM
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Default Re: Easter score.. kohler and 2 onans..

Congrats (again). I see a JC in the pictures. Not a welder or a 3600 rpm generator. Did you attach the correct pictures?

I think by the end of the year you will have almost every antique generator in your state safely stored in your garage(s).

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Default Re: Easter score.. kohler and 2 onans..

Lucky, Around here they'ld want $3-4 k for all that.
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Thanks! More pics.. They all run on propain.. onan has a tri fuel carb
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Were they in eggs?
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L654 Kohler, 7-1/2 kW? Voltage?

I see a Magneciter too. 15 kW? Voltage?
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L654 Kohler, 7-1/2 kW? Voltage?

I see a Magneciter too. 15 kW? Voltage?

The kohler is 7.5r61 120 240.. has your name on it too!.. onan is 12.5 12 wire generator

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Nice score dude! Were do you find the room?
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Yes! Big ones that were green....
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Congrats (again). I see a JC in the pictures. Not a welder or a 3600 rpm generator. Did you attach the correct pictures?

I think by the end of the year you will have almost every antique generator in your state safely stored in your garage(s).

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The welder/generator is a Miller AEAD 200LE. 200-225 Amps AC/DC with 5KW of 120/240 AC on the generator side...at...1800 RPM.
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Story with the welder is the last owner tuned it up and could not get any spark.. im going to clean it up remove the aftermarket propain adapter and put it all back together stock and sell it as is.. absolutely no interest in it as I have a Miller d400 diesel on a service truck that's retired
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Default Re: Easter Score... Kohler and 2 Onans...

An interesting lot of gensets. I am curious about the Tecumseh-powered one. I am wondering what that reservoir-like container is near the gas regulator and also the purpose of the extended box around the muffler. I can understand that the box could be a type of heat shield but I noticed it extends around the top front of the engine.

Regarding those Beam gas regulators on the Tecumseh and on the welder, Beam is now part of Impco, so if they need a rebuild kit, an Impco dealer should be able to help you.
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It's a oil resevor.. not sure how it works has some kind of pump on the engine.. no idea on the box... yet
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It needs an oil reservoir because it is a Tecumseh!
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Of course there is a mouse nest in the control box
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At least it is a small nest. :-(
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Fresh water in number 1 and 2 cylinders..


Who needs parts?? Feet and exhaust are already spoken for everything else is up for grabs..

Natural gas and propain carb.. starter, high compression heads? Not sure how to tell... 12 wire generator and magnaciter
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The side door (access to the carb and oil filter side). Any chance that's going to be the same as mine from the 80's?

Wonder how much it would cost to ship?
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The side door (access to the carb and oil filter side). Any chance that's going to be the same as mine from the 80's?

Wonder how much it would cost to ship?
There the same.. shipping I have no idea..

This is actually a 10 wire generator end.. anyone seen that before?

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