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Hit and miss engine

C. R. Merritt

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This IHC 10 HP portable hit and miss engine was purchased at the Bob Ogorek Auction in November 1999. Mechanical work was done by Scholl Engine Shop: Re-grooved the piston and installed new rings; honed the cylinder; tightened wrist pin; refitted bronze bearing at the crankshaft throw, ground valves; re-worked fuel lines and water pump drive; sent out the ignitor for rebuilding. Engine starts and runs great now. Owned by C. R. Merritt of Weston, Georgia.