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01-18-2008 14:05:40

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Did Allis Chalmers make hit and miss engines, if they did, any one know where i could find one.

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01-19-2008 06:34:06

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 Re: AC hit and miss in reply to alliswd45, 01-18-2008 14:05:40  
I just glanced in 'The Allis Chalmers Story' by C.H. Wendell, and under the Internal Cumbustion Engines section there is nothing mentined about Hit and Miss. Allis's strength was on the other side of the spectrum. They manufactured some of the biggest engines known to man, including 43200 HP ship engines. WOW! Jim

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01-18-2008 19:47:59

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 Re: AC hit and miss in reply to alliswd45, 01-18-2008 14:05:40  
the engine listed above are not hit and miss style engine steam and gas
Im no exspert but i think they did make a lot of stationary style engine but they were not hit and miss style

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01-18-2008 18:13:00

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 Re: AC hit and miss in reply to alliswd45, 01-18-2008 14:05:40  
If I recal one had a 12 x 12 stroke and bore. That I'm sure is in feet, not inches. I wish I had one of them. Mt Plesant Iowa has a steam powered engine with I think has a 14 or 23 ft flywheel, just can't remember.

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01-18-2008 16:49:31

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 Re: AC hit and miss in reply to alliswd45, 01-18-2008 14:05:40  
A-C made lots of em. Some were gigantic, used in industry to run lineshafts and generators in factories. Check out C.H. Wendell's book, The Allis Chalmers story, several pictures in there, and I think Rollag show has the Pabst Brewery engine in their operating museum. I have seen videos of it operating on RFDTV's power of the past, or classic tractor fever, or some such similar show.

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01-18-2008 15:29:17

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 Re: AC hit and miss in reply to alliswd45, 01-18-2008 14:05:40  
as far as i know allis-chalmers did not make a hit and miss engine.

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