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 Posted: Fri Apr 7th, 2017 03:26 pm
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Looks like was assembled from odds and ends:

https://68.media.tumblr.com/5f16af7601a89c55df7edbfc21d86466/tumblr_oo10mxXF6O1v1yzz7o1_1280.jpg

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 Posted: Fri Apr 7th, 2017 03:33 pm
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that's an interesting piece of equipment
 how does it drive the wheels?


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 Posted: Fri Apr 7th, 2017 07:22 pm
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Just ahead of the first driver, there is a shaft running below frame, gear or chain drive from engine to this shaft, then geared to front driver? Just a guess, inlarging photo
still gives no definite answer.



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 Posted: Sat Apr 8th, 2017 12:22 am
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Where are the seats ?


It looks like the guy in it is sitting on a pile of wood !


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 Posted: Sat Apr 8th, 2017 12:46 am
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Nice Guy Eddie wrote: Where are the seats ?


It looks like the guy in it is sitting on a pile of wood !e


Maybe he is.
Note the flywheel spinning up front...



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 Posted: Sat Apr 8th, 2017 01:05 am
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Another kitbash, and better still.
It was a common feature (cf. 'Hops' and 'Malt' of Guiness' ) of these engines to have but one cylinder driving a flywheel, and a clutch to operate either a pulley as shown in the photo, or the drive via chains or gears.

Last edited on Sat Apr 8th, 2017 01:14 am by Helmut



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