1916 Ottawa Manufacturing Engine

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1916 Ottawa Manufacturing Engine

Price when new: $96.75 ($2,073 today). Large Ottawa engines seem to be quite scarce. The subbase on this engine is also unusual.

Photo by Dan Baalman

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Manufacturer: Ottawa Manufacturing Co., Ottawa, Kan.
Year: 1916
Serial number: 2448
Bore: 6-inch
Stroke: 7-inch
Flywheel diameter: 28-1/2 inches
Ignition: Webster magneto
Governing: Hit-and-miss
Additional info: Price when new: $96.75 ($2,073 today). Large Ottawa engines seem to be quite scarce. The subbase on this engine is also unusual.

Owned by:
Dan Baalman
1865 W. 5th St.
Colby, KS 67701
Ottawadan1@gmail.com

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