Marine Engine Collection of Mystic Seaport


Palmer Bros. NR-2 (T-head)


Engine Builder: Palmer Bros., Cos Cob, Conn.
Model: NR-2 (T-head)
Make: Palmer Bros.
Inboard/Outboard: Inboard
Engine Type: Gasoline
Production Date: c. 1912
Engine Design: Four Stroke
Overall Condition: Poor
Rebuilt/Restored: Untouched
Horsepower: 10-12
Cylinders: 2
Bore: 5.0"
Stoke: 6.0"
Coolant:
Accession:1973.238

Remarks: Four cycle, painted blue, two spark plugs per head. Equiped with Bosch magneto, carburetor, water pump and transmission. Not free to rotate (3-16-88), lacks spark plugs and name plate. Palmer Model NR2 engines were carried in their catalogs during the years 1912-1926. (NR stands for "New R", with cams and gears enclosed.) Considered to be a candidate for restoration as of 2008.


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