The Beast

The Beast
The Beast

"The Beast" is a 1912 IHC 10 HP hit and miss engine at the farm of Norman and Donna McCourt, Lloydminster, Sask.

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Trip
Trip

Loading for the trip to Stettler.

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Disassembly
Disassembly

The disassembly was started. Everything was seized.

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Breaking loose
Breaking loose

Breaking loose the piston in the cylinder with hydraulic pressure.

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Clean and Paint
Clean and Paint

The engine was cleaned and painted.

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Assembly
Assembly

Assembly progressing.

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Timing Gears
Timing Gears

Details of the timing gears and governor.

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Wagon
Wagon

The wagon was ready to have the engine installed. The wood beams are from elevator timbers.

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Install
Install

The Beast is installed on the wagon.

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Running again
Running again

The engine is running for the first time in about 80 years.

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New Home
New Home

The Beast heading to its new home at the P&H Elevator.

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Starting
Starting

Here is how the Beast is started. Come to the P&H Elevator and see the Beast in operation.

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