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Amanco 6hp Mule Team
Object ID2056
Date1915-01-01
Works No
Accession NoIF:2008:5
StatusOn Display
Category Engine
Collection IDInternal Fire Core Collection
Made ByAssociated Manufacturers
Made InIowa, USA
DescriptionVery original horizontal open crank petrol/paraffin engine. Original paintwork on original skids.
LocationPolytunnel Storage
ConditionRunning
History
2008-03-12

Supplied new to the Rhayader Estate Sawmill. Used until 1938 and then placed in storage in the sawmill.

Conservation/ Maintenance History
Initial Check
2008-02-12

Good original condition with no mechanical wear evident. Magnets missing of the LT mag and evidence of coil and battery having been used. Two new magnets fitted and ran perfectly.