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Coolspring Spotlight: 10 hp Sheffer / Struthers-Wells

Manufacturer Sheffer Machine Co., Emlenton, PA Year: 1910 Horsepower: 10hp Bore: 7-1/2in Stroke: 12in Owner: Chris Austin Features Conversion usually involved reusing the donor steam engine’s frame, crankshaft, connecting rod, crosshead, and flywheel, and replacing ...

Never Too Far Gone

In the June/JulyGas Engine Magazine you published photos of this engine as I got it (below). The original parts are hard to find, so I put it together with some homemade parts to get it running. It jumps around a lot as I don't have a governor on it yet.’I did take it to the Coolspring summer ...

Is This Webster Engine Worth Fixing?

Here is my inverted Webster. What I would like to know is when is an engine not worth fixing? This is all I’ve got. The bore is 5 inches and the stroke is 8 inches. I am retired, so I hope I get it running for Coolspring. Stiles Bradley, Pavilion, N.Y.; pbradley@bluefrog.comPlease send your ...

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Preserving the History of Internal Combustion Engines