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1927 Advance-Rumely OilPull

In 1949, I saw this very rough 1927 Advance-Rumely 15-25 OilPull for the first time. It belonged to a fellow I knew, and he had it set up in a field cutting firewood. 'I bought it from Wright Township (Pa.) for $50,' he told me, and it had been stored in a barn for at least 12 years. I didn't collect engines or tractors at this time, but I took a liking to the rusty old Rumely.The ...

Richard Ayre | Oct 1, 2004

Gas Engine Magazine

Preserving the History of Internal Combustion Engines