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Franklin Engine Modification

I bought an engine at the end of April 2019. Cast on the base is “Franklin Gas Engine Patd.” Everyone knows these engines as Parsell & Weed engines. I have the vintage book Gas Engine Construction by Henry V. A. Parsell, Jr. and Arthur J. Weed, dated 1900. It gives detailed instructions for building a 1/2hp horizontal or vertical engine. The design and ...

Ronald McClellan | Nov 12, 2020

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