Circa 1914 Van Duzen

From A to Z: Circa 1914 4 HP Van Duzen, Roys Co.

| August/September 2012

  • Van Duzen
    4 HP Van Duzen engine made by Van Duzen, Roys Co., Columbus, Ohio, in about 1914.
    Photo by James Miller

  • Van Duzen

Company: Van Duzen, Roys Co., Columbus, Ohio
Year: Circa 1914
Serial number: 109752
Horsepower: 4
Bore: 4-1/2-inch
Stroke: 10-inch
Ignition: Igniter and Wizard friction drive magneto
Governing: Hit-and-miss
Additional info: Incorporated in 1914, Van Duzen, Roys Co. guaranteed its engines for five years, although the company itself appears to have existed for less than that time.

Owner:
James Miller
Westminster, MD 21158
sparkymil@comcast.net 



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