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PatAllen
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One recent post brought up an idea in me. We all know BMW made stationary engines in the past.

Here is one of the video posted on another thread:

I seached the net for information about them. I found almost nothing.

I am sure someone here has something or is aware of some info...or how about a real one siting in a barn...

My goal would be to find pictures, and make a minitature model of such thing. I am playing with model steam engines (PM RESEARCH)...

That would be just nice to make a live miniature repro...

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Make one of these, Pat!

Cheers,

Ray

funny as hell...at leat you can do something out of it (ie tansportation)...

i am wondering what kind of legal papers it would require to drive this here in quebec...since it has a "motor"...lol...

i am aiming more at a modeling thing...

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i contacted BMW archives, they will get back to me with wathever they find, but they sent me a link to their archives about that, it shows several motorcycle engines used as either agricultural purposes or "other engines" as they recal.

Their site is truly amazing.

www.bmw-grouparchives.com

you can order a certificate of autheticity for your clasic BMW (55$eur)

tons of vintage pictures.

the one below is from 1918...it freaks the hell out of me...on the left the unlucky farmer withtout a tractor...and on the right the healty farmer with his BMW tractor...

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