New Holland hit and miss engines, the largest measures 24w x 18”d x 15”h. Hit and Miss engines are a type of four-stroke internal combustion engine, controlled by a governor to operate at a set speed. They came into being in the late 19th century & were produced by a variety of companies, including New Holland, from the 1890’s to the 1940’s. The reason they are called “hit and miss” is due to their speed control. There is a “hit” when the engine fires & a “miss” when cycling at or below its set speed & nothing fires. You can ...
This big ole beast is coming home with us tonight 🙂 1912 Fairbanks Morse 6hp Z hit and miss engine. I think I may need a bigger trailer 😳 And thank you to my amazing wife who puts up with all my crazy shenanigan collecting of hobbys 😬 #hitamdmiss#fairbanksmorse
The Pioneer Power Show and Swap Meet is a terrific show to visit with the owners of vintage equipment and vehicles. The “Railway Express” Truck was one of the highlights from 2017. What will the highlights be this year? . @centralwaagmuseum #vintagetractors#vintagetrucks
Great shot of Historic Plymouth Street where we will setup Hanover Homecoming vendors and entertainment! The picture even comes with a floating orb for the Ghost Walk! (Unable to find photographer credit online- let me know if you took it.) #hanoverhomecoming#hanoverton
The 21st Annual Fall Fuel Up returns to Fort Meade November 9-12. This family-friendly event features antique tractors and cars, hit and miss engines, food, a flea market, parades and the antique village. #visitcentralfl 📷: @vicki_smith
Boss and I got the largest of the Hit & Miss engines to come back to life today 🇺🇸😎💪🏻 Pretty awesome seeing such old machinery just kick back to life after so many years sitting in a barn. #fairbanks#morse
GREY MOTOR CO. DETROIT ! I found this GREY HIT AND MISS ENGINE BLOCK buried half in the dirt outside of an old blacksmith shop a few years ago.I wanted a unique base for our Vintage SEARS AND ROEBUCK MAILBOX ! This mailbox sat neglected for years and I think she needs to be put back in service ! After reclaiming the original numbers off of the store, I hand riveted them to the sides of the mailbox.With a few upgrades using vintage bolts, she is ready for action ! THIS BRINGS ME TO THE BASE ! I knew the ...
This is a kool shot of my #bikeshop . My son and I did some cleaning and reorganizing today. Moved the #cokemachines and the trying to get the place cleaned up a little. The 3 are a and a slew of 20" in the back.
Fair. Day 2. Racking up dem raffle ticket sales. If you're at the fair stop in at the North Jersey Antique Engine and Machine Club. We have some cool t-shirts, hats, and some warm roasted peanuts. Plus we're raffling off a gorgeous quilt and adorable peddle tractor just $1 a ticket. Also I'm here and looking super cute. #sussexcountyfair#farmandhorseshow