Light Plants Revolutionized Farm Life, and Delco-Light Led the Way
Missing the standard direct-coupled generator, this unusual circa 1934 2-1/2 HP Model 1250 was instead equipped for belt duty.
Advertising for the Delco-Light line was aggressive, with ads such as this one from the mid-1920s that equated Delco-Light products with health and happiness.
A trio of 'Little Joe' Delco-Light plants on display at the Delco-Light Museum. Introduced in 1939, the Little Joe was powered by a 0.45 HP Continental engine and was available in either 6-volt or 12-volt versions.