1915 2 HP Witte Engine

From A to Z: 1915 2 HP headless Witte engine manufactured by the Witte Engine Works, Kansas City, Mo.

Witte Engine

This headless Witte has a lever to retard the timing for starting and to advance the timing for running.

Photo By Wes Tischer

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Company: Witte Engine Works, Kansas City, Mo.
Year: 1915
Serial number: 20593
Horsepower: 2
Bore: 4-inch
Stroke: 5-inch
Flywheel diameter: 18 inches
Ignition: Spark plug, battery and coil
Additional info: Headless Witte. This engine has a lever to retard the timing for starting and to advance the timing for running.

Owner: Wes Tischer
2 Sherwood Estates Dr.
Hannibal, MO  63401
tisch@mywdo.com