Steam Engines
[Home] - [HELP] - [Forums] - [Library] - [Photo Gallery] - [Groups] - [Classified Ads] - [Subscribe] - [Links] - [Books] - [Sponsors] -

Go Back   SmokStak > SmokStak® Old Iron and Tractor Community > Steam Stationary Engines, Traction Engines
Forgot Password? Join Us!

Notices

Steam Stationary Engines, Traction Engines Antique steam engines, their boilers, pumps, gauges, whistles and other related things that make them run.

Steam Stationary Engines, Traction Engines

Avery single cylinder


this thread has 1 replies and has been viewed 2247 times

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 06-09-2006, 08:31:22 AM
JLee JLee is offline
Registered-III
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Fosston, Minnesota USA
Posts: 76
Thanks: 215
Thanked 9 Times in 4 Posts
Default Avery single cylinder

Was the single cylinder Avery steam engine an Avery design or did they buy out another manufacturer?Was it cheaper to build then their undermount engines?How many years were they available?Thanks
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 06-09-2006, 09:28:57 AM
Mike McKnight Mike McKnight is offline
Registered-III
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Mason, Tennessee USA
Posts: 6,573
Thanks: 7,182
Thanked 6,605 Times in 2,420 Posts
Default Re: Avery single cylinder

What I've read on this is that back in the 1890's Avery sold Huber engines. I've seen some cuts of them, and they definitely LOOK like Huber engines. So, when Avery first came out with their own return-flue engine around 1900, it makes sense that they would closely resemble a Huber. I think their straight-flue engines were their own design. I got the pleasure of being around a straight flue, "top mounted" 20 HP Avery last year at Craig Dobbin's plow day. The engine is owned by Gary Flack, and man, it was a NICE engine!

Mike
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

F o r u m Jump

Similar Threads Chosen at Random
Thread Thread Starter F o r u m Replies Last Post
Avery 6 Cylinder Model C, 1919? 3v0 Antique Steel Wheel Tractors - Old Iron Lugs and Cleats 11 10-06-2017 07:16:41 PM
IHC E4A single cylinder mag? Scott Magnetos, Ignition Coils and Spark Plugs 5 08-05-2015 05:00:00 PM
Le Roi single cylinder. How old? skeeter Hit & Miss Gas Engine Discussion 5 04-02-2010 11:51:53 PM
40-80 Avery #1 Cylinder Dave 62 Antique Engine Archives 2 06-12-2004 07:31:43 PM
Maytag single cylinder C.J. Leighton Antique Engine Archives 4 01-31-2000 03:36:09 PM


Use "Ctrl" mouse wheel to change screen size.
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:07:50 AM.

Smokstak and Enginads site search!


All use is subject to our TERMS OF SERVICE
SMOKSTAK® is a Registered Trade Mark - A Community of Antique Engine Enthusiasts
Copyright © 2000 - 2019 by Harry Matthews P.O. Box 5612 - Sarasota, FL 34277