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2 cylinder car

Post by TREE on Thu Mar 15, 2012 5:36 pm

Small bore / large bore !

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Seen at the Santa Fe Trail Tired Iron Show west of Larned Ks. Oct 11, 2008

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Re: 2 cylinder car

Post by r90sLifer on Thu Mar 15, 2012 10:15 pm

Doesn't look like something you'd want to stick your fingers into. My dad had a Lister Engine in his fishing boat similar to the 'make-or-break', green starter engine in this video. Open compression, crank, close compression: As long as there was fuel, the engine would run non-stop over a limited rpm range but would never stumble or fail. It was truly a marvellous engine, yet so simple. No wires or electrics at all. Worked on compression alone. Smile

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