Ronaldson & Tippet Oil Engine

 

Ronalson & Tippet hit & miss hot bulb stationary 5 HP Oil Engine. Made 1909.VERY RARE.

6 inch piston,13 inch stroke
Engine No. 303
This is a side camshaft engine. These were only made from 1908, from engines with No. 217 onwards.
It has a hot bulb head and needs a blow torch to warm it up before firing, and runs on kerosene or oil.