Rescuing and restoring old engines, twin brothers discover more in common than blood.
The four engines Gary Berlin picked up in Canada, from left: a Fairbanks-Morse 7-1/2 HP Model ZC, two International Harvester 3-5 HP LBs with clutch and a 2-1/2 HP LB. The engines are all from the mid-1940s.
Gary’s Fairbanks-Morse 3 HP Model Z direct gear drive typhoon pressure pump assembly. He is looking for a manual and the serial no. is 26115. Someone replaced the crankshaft with a straight shaft and pulley to allow the pump to be driven from a trac
A Maytag engine Gary picked up to replace the ones his father, with permission, disposed of in the 1960s.
As Gary became more interested in the hobby his purchases became more varied, as seen in his Ottawa Buzzmaster with cordwood saw.