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Title: Palmer Bros. gasoline inboard engine, Power Boy Six

Accession Number: 1991.135
Category: ENGINES
Type: marine engine
Maker: Palmer Engine Company
Place: USA, CT, Cos Cob
Date: 1929
Description: Palmer gasoline inboard marine engine, PB 6 ("Power Boy Six"), 6 cylinders, 4 cycle, dual ignition, magnito and distributer, 12 spark plugs, 40 HP; serial no. 2757130, 1930; includes heat exchanger/header, alternator, 2 portions of water cooling system/exhaust pipe, seacock (water in), stuffing box, throttle lever, 2 oil pressure switches, 2 miscellaneous lengths of insulated wire; see library for service manual; engine removed from 32' lobsterboat in 1950.

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