Engines A to Z: Friend engine manufactured by Friend Mfg. Co.
Company: Friend Mfg. Co., Gasport, N.Y.
Year: 1907 (factory quote)
Serial number: 344
Flywheel diameter: 17 inches
Flywheel width: 3-inch
Ignition: Spark plug, battery and coil
Additional info: No governor — speed is controlled by adjustable Schebler carburetor. Has a brass connecting rod. Cart is for convenience only.
Owner: Paul Luckman
4006 Hall Center Rd.
Walworth, NY 14568
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