Starting Fairbanks Morse Diesel

The operation of a 1920's vintage FM two cylinder diesel power plant at the Hill Country Antique Tractor & Engine show in June 2009

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Big diesel engine starting
The engine is a Allen 3S47. This is a 1934 three cylinder four stroke diesel engine producing 200hp at 285 rpm.





Fairbanks Morse Four Cylinder
A very large Fairbanks Morse four cylinder engine starting up at an antique tractor show in Texas.





Blackstone Model DB 12hp
Vertical diesel Blackstone producing 12hp at 850 rpm. After being in storage for 40 years this is the first run, on a temporary water tank. The only work done was to clean and flush the engine and put fresh oil in. The injector could do with a service but otherwise she is in excellent condition.





1936 Fairbanks Morse Model 32D
Running in Pottsville Oregon. Hard to tell from a video but this thing shakes the Ground when it runs.




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