Antique Engines From A-Z
Gary and Dea Gruel's 4 HP Borden & Selleck antique gas engine.
4 HP Borden & Selleck
Company: Borden & Selleck Co., Chicago, IL
Flywheel diameter: 24 inches
Flywheel width: 2-1/2 inches
Additional info: The engine is of headless design, the crank gear is a worm gear and the cam gear is a cog-type gear. The engine is a one-piece casting with the main bearing towers narrower than the cylinder bore and is tank cooled. It has been suggested to me that this may be the only example of this engine. I welcome any information anyone has.
Owners: Gary and Dea Gruel, 30090 West Lower River Rd., Buckeye, AZ 85326; firstname.lastname@example.org