Myers pump powered by a 1-1/2 HP Canadian-built Fairbanks-Morse Model Z, built in 1921. The cart - including the steel wheels with lathe-turned wooden hubs - is homemade. The Fairbanks-Morse engine can be removed from the pump rig if desired. Accordingly,
The spokes are 1 /2-inch steel rod, and the 4-inch-long
The casting reads, 'The F.E. Myers & Bro. Co.' The piping extending from the tub to the pump is hidden between the skids, which causes visitors to spend a few minutes studying the setup before they figure out the water circulation.
The wheels are hand-bent from shallow-channel steel and butt-welded at the joint