POST CARD


| February/March 2001

  • Kerosene Equipment
    Open View-Showing Kerosene Equipment
  • Oil engine
    Allan Brothers oil engine, 7 HP, 1910. Owners Kelley Garcia & Rob Skinner.
  • Howard Martin's 2 HP
    Howard Martin's 2 HP Famous, 1912.
  • Kerosene Equipment
    Front View
  • Kerosene Equipment
    Chassis View
  • Kerosene Equipment
    Rear View
  • Apple-ton Tractor catalog
    Illustrations and specs from our 1918 Apple-ton Tractor catalog.
  • Acme tug boat engine
    Jack Alexander's 1918 Acme tug boat engine.
  • Boures of Manifee
    Owner, Here Boures of Manifee, California.
  • 15 HP Reid
    15 HP Reid, owner, Larry Heath.
  • 10 HP Ohio
    10 HP Ohio, owner, Robert Critz.

  • Kerosene Equipment
  • Oil engine
  • Howard Martin's 2 HP
  • Kerosene Equipment
  • Kerosene Equipment
  • Kerosene Equipment
  • Apple-ton Tractor catalog
  • Acme tug boat engine
  • Boures of Manifee
  • 15 HP Reid
  • 10 HP Ohio

SPECIFICATIONS

Belt Power20 Horse Power.
Traction Power12 Horse Power.
MotorBuda, 4 cylinder, 4-inch bore and 5-inch stroke, speed 1050 R. P. M.
Motor Suspension3 point.
LubricationSplash and force feed circulating.
IgnitionBosch high tension, Rajah or Champion spark plugs.
CarburetorSchebler with Bennett air cleaner.
Cooling SystemCentrifugal pumpPerfex radiatormotormeter.
ClutchBorg & Beck disc.
BrakeExternal contractingapplied on drive pinions.
FuelGasoline and kerosene.
Fuel Capacity25 and 5 gallons.
TransmissionSliding gear, two speeds, forward and reverse.
GovernorPickering ball type.
SpeedsLow, 2 miles; high, 3 miles; reverse, 2 miles.
RearWheels54-inch diameter and 12-inch face.
FrontWheels36-inch diameter and 5-inch face.
Width Over All5 feet, 7 inches.
Length Over All13 feet, 6 inches Height Over All5 feet, 1 inch.
Wheel Base102 inches.
Pulley12-inch dia., 71/3 face, 825 R. P. M.
Belt Speed2600.
Weight4900 pounds.

The 2000 California Antique Farm Equipment Show held last April in Tulare. This year's show will be April 14 and 15, celebrating the 75th anniversary of the Caterpillar. Photos courtesy of Floyd Schmall, 5523 So. Peach, Fresno, CA 93725. For more show information, call 559-787-2464 or visit the EDGE&.TA site at www.ave.net/~edgeta/.