1925 2 HP Stewart Engine

From A to Z: 1925 2 HP Stewart engine, Stewart Engine Co. (aka Chicago Flexible Shaft Co.)

Edgerton Stewart Engine

This Model KA 2 HP Stewart engine is serial number KA165064 and was made in Chicago, IL.

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Company: Stewart Engine Co. (Chicago Flexible Shaft Co.), Chicago, Ill.
Model: Type KA
Year: 1925
Horsepower: 2
Serial number: KA165064 (April 9, 1925)
Governing: Throttle
Additional info: This engine likely powered mechanical sheep shearing equipment in the Idaho Falls, Idaho, area in the 1920s/1930s. The walnut-maple laminate truck assembly was designed to imitate the “coffin-style” water hopper and the truck wheels are building off the Stover-style flywheels.

Owner:
Brian and Deb Edgerton
Idaho Falls, Idaho
edgertbg@gmail.com