The Hercules Engine News

| September/October 1999

20601 Old State Road, Haubstadt, Indiana 47639

At the recent SIAM Classic Iron Show there were 153 of the Hercules built engines and 17 Sparta Economy engines on exhibit. Of that group, there were three of the 12 HP Hercules and two of the 12 HP Economy engines. There was also a 10 HP Sparta Economy.

Picture number one is a 12 HP Hercules model EK #176665 shown by Dave Rotigel of Greensburg, Pennsylvania.

Picture number two is a 12 HP Hercules model EK #176586 shown by the Sprinkle family of Ft. Branch, Indiana.

Picture number three is a 12 HP model E half base Hercules #58999 shown by the Kinney family of Evansville; Indiana.

Picture number four is a 12 HP model E Economy #248012 shown by the Klueg family of Evansville, Indiana.


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