Lister d engine dating
We offer the full range of Lister and Petter engines, industrial and marine, Lister generators, water pumps, welders and associated spares parts of which we have substantial stocks of new and genuine.
Sleeman and Hawken have been distributors for over 40 years and have one of the largest on site worldwide inventories, we specialise in supplying items made obsolete by the manufacturer offering a mix of new non genuine, reconditioned and used parts.
Lister-Petter AA1 Hand start Lister-Petter AB1 Hand start Lister-Petter AC1 Available hand or electric start. Lister-Petter AD1 Available hand or electric start. Lister-Petter AC2 Available hand or electric start.
Lister-Petter AD2 Available hand or electric start, very low hours.
Sleeman and Hawken have been trading over 50 years with diesel engines and marine related products.
AB 52240 Length 29″ Flywheel dia 17″ Cylinder: 3 3/16″ x 4″ stroke (approx). In restored condition including refurbished igniter, new crank guard, new silencer. engine, made c1904 by the British Engineering and Electrical Company of Leek, Staffs.
This USA made hit and miss petrol engine is the smallest of the range at 1 HP and believed to be pre 1914. New parts to correct pattern, original oiler fitted. Approx 1/3 HP With later chain driven magneto (replacing the hot tube ignition), and fitted with twin S-spoked flywheels.
I call this engine my "old faithful" as it starts easily and will quite happily chug away all day, as long as the water and fuel are kept topped up. I have this set to something just below 12 volts in order to prolong the life of the lamps.
Each spring I change the oil in the sump and polish it up and off we go again. This is the "D" in the normal running position, showing that it's light enough to run on the trailer. Note the display boards giving general and more technical information for interested people.