History of Snow Steam Pump Works

A history of the Snow Steam Pump Works of Buffalo, New York.

The first four compression units made by the Snow Steam Pump Works were of John Klein’s design.
The first four compression units made by the Snow Steam Pump Works were of John Klein’s design. These engines had two opposed power cylinders, with a 25-inch bore and 48-inch stroke, next to two opposed compressor cylinders mounted on a common crankshaft.
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