Hand Starting 1913 Fairbanks Morse Tractor 25 HP
I did a little tinkering today. I think it runs a little better. I am a little braver today also .I will be a lot better when I get the belt pulley and truck brake petal installed!
FAIRBANKS MORSE - Starting a 'Heavy Oil' engine
an external air compressor is used to force the piston down when starting. This particular model runs on 'Heavy Oil'
1936 Fairbanks Morse Diesel
1936 Fairbanks-Morse diesel engine starting up, smoking, at the 2013 old time tractor show in Merlin, Oregon. (Pottsville Museum)
Fairbanks Morse Four Cylinder
A very large Fairbanks Morse four cylinder engine starting up at an antique tractor show in Texas.