1884 10 hp Schleicher, Schumm & Co. Slide-Valve Flame Ignition Engine
The Coolspring Power Museum’s 2015 Expo featured flame ignition engines, including this impressive 1885 10 hp Schleicher, Schumm & Co. engine, believed to be the last surviving engine of its type. We’ve posted video of this engine before, but this is one engine you just can’t get enough of. Watching it run is a treat.
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Show Stopper: 25hp Associated Engine
Check out this 25hp Associated gas engine, spotted in 2020 at the Northwest Missouri Steam & Gas Engine Association.
The Amazing Abenaque
Check out the history behind the unique, watercooling Abenaque engines.