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Horizontal Oil Engine

From the Collection of Maldon Vintage Machinery Museum Inc Vincents Road Maldon Victoria

Description
Austral 8 HP oil engine on 4 wheeled steel chassis with wrought iron wheels.
Two double flywheels and flat belt pulley.
Water cooled exhaust system at the crank end of the engine.
Galvanised iron fuel tank slung under the engine.
Painted green and black with red wheels.
Size
L 350 x W 174 x H 205 cm
Object Registration
VMVM 74
Keywords
machinery ... engine ... oil ... metalwork
Inscriptions & Markings
On an oval brass plate on the side of the engine :- "The Austral Oil Engine / Ronaldson Bros / Makers / No 663 / & Tippett / Ballarat Victoria"
Last updated
22 Jun 2017 at 4:23PM