Marine Engine Collection of Mystic Seaport

Palmer Bros. PW - 27

Engine Builder: The Palmer Engine Company, Cos Cob, CT
Model: PW - 27
Make: Palmer Bros.
Inboard/Outboard: Inboard
Engine Type: Gasoline
Production Date: 1962
Engine Design:
Overall Condition: Good
Rebuilt/Restored: Untouched
Horsepower: 8 @ 2800rpm
Cylinders: 1
Bore: 3.25"
Stoke: 3.25"

Remarks: Painted green and with reversing gear and Maxim Silencer No. 2 - M4 for water-cooled exhaust. Engine displacement is 27 cu. In., with a compression ratio of 6.8:1. Weight is 150 lbs. Engine is designed to turn a left hand, 3 blade, 10 x 6 propeller,or any wheel that limits top RPM to 2800. Engine has a WICO magneto firing a Champion D - 21 spark plug. This engine does not have an attached starter motor. The PW in the model number stands for "Palmer Wisconsin", in which the engine is Wisconsin with Palmer unique parts.


Search engine database: