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1906 6 HP Imperial

Some engines have a story that’s almost more fascinating than the engine it’s attached to.One such engine is John Raibley’s San Francisco-made 1906 6 HP Imperial gas engine. “This engine came from a 29-foot Monterey fishing boat,” says John of Raibley, Calif. “I bought it at Fisherman’s Wharf 40 years ago.”As John explains it, the engine was literally being built ...

Christian Williams | Feb 10, 2010

Gas Engine Magazine

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