Fairbanks Morse 32D diesel start
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Fairbanks Morse Four Cylinder
A very large Fairbanks Morse four cylinder engine starting up at an antique tractor show in Texas.
Restoration of Fairbanks-Morse Y-VA & start on Dec. 26, 2006
Fairbanks-Morse Y-VA restored and started by Steve Phillips at the Penngrove Power & Implement Museum. Attaching flywheel, discussion of injection system and its refurbishment, starting engine and discussion of restoration. This is one of three Y-VA's known to be in operation in the United States - it is an example of the transition from "hot-head" starting diesel engines to more modern fuel injected self start. Specifications: 80 H.P. Type Y style VA 2 cylinder 300 RPM 12" bore 15 stroke
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