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by Wayne
Mon Aug 24, 2020 7:48 am
Forum: Well and Cistern Discussion
Topic: Etter Pump
Replies: 7
Views: 356

Etter Pump

I bought some items from an online auction up in Peru Indiana. Went last week and brought them home. One item was an Etter pump. On the head it says Etter's removable gear windmill pump On the other side Domestic Engine and pump Co. Shippensburg Pennsylvania. I never knew the two were one. It seems ...
by Wayne
Tue Aug 11, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sears and Roebuck Gas Station
Replies: 7
Views: 651

Re: Sears and Roebuck Gas Station

I guess people were struggling to survive so holding on to something old when their was something new wasn't the thing to do. Plus cities and municipalities if you had an old building setting there they wanted their tax dollars. When NCR moved out of Dayton they were going to leave the original fact...
by Wayne
Sun Aug 09, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: General Discussion - Windmill
Topic: Removing vane lettering
Replies: 14
Views: 1281

Re: Removing vane lettering

I've been able to look at old Corsicane directories back to 1898 so far no JW. D. And son. Since I don't have his complete last name wouldn't know where to start with the census. Found a well driller but his last name didn't start with D. Know a company Merrit Drane and son here in Corsicana who sol...
by Wayne
Fri Aug 07, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Aermotor X702 case, hub with shaft, and 2 spokes
Replies: 10
Views: 515

Re: Aermotor X702 case, hub with shaft, and 2 spokes

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This picture is for Paul.
by Wayne
Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:32 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Duplex Parts
Replies: 5
Views: 448

Re: Duplex Parts

I've got a Duplex book that tells you to put 34lbs of rock in the ball. In an Elgin Wonder B it was full of all the pieces from where they had punched the holes in the angle iron.
by Wayne
Thu Aug 06, 2020 8:34 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Aermotor X702 case, hub with shaft, and 2 spokes
Replies: 10
Views: 515

Re: Aermotor X702 case, hub with shaft, and 2 spokes

Paul I didn't get a PM from you. If you want try to my email.
by Wayne
Wed Aug 05, 2020 8:27 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Aermotor X702 case, hub with shaft, and 2 spokes
Replies: 10
Views: 515

Re: Aermotor X702 case, hub with shaft, and 2 spokes

I have a hub and spokes.
by Wayne
Wed Aug 05, 2020 8:25 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Duplex Parts
Replies: 5
Views: 448

Re: Duplex Parts

Contact Dan Benjamin if recast is ok. 605-940-3275.
by Wayne
Tue Aug 04, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: General Discussion - Windmill
Topic: Removing vane lettering
Replies: 14
Views: 1281

Re: Removing vane lettering

I found a pre 1897 Aermotor tower that had JW D. and Son Corsicana Texas inside one leg. I'd give my left nut to know who JW D. was since I live in Corsicana. Have searched everything I can put my hands on but no luck so far.
by Wayne
Tue Aug 04, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: Name That Part (or Windmill or Tower)
Topic: Is this a Duplex factory tower?
Replies: 1
Views: 193

Re: Is this a Duplex factory tower?

It doesn't look like the tower has a stub looks like they kinked the leg. I posted my stub on your other post.