THE WORTH WORK

Dave Rotigel bought a new trailer and drove 5,800 miles to acquire this 1920 11 HP Austral – but he’s not complaining

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Dave lights the lamp on the Austral, which heats the vaporizer. If the vaporizer is too hot or too cold, the engine won’t start. “It’s sort of intuitive to get it just right,” says Rob Skinner. “Kind of like baking a cake.”