Detroit Motor Car Supply Co. Literature


Detroit Motor Car Supply Company built their vertical two cycle stationary hopper cooled engines in size 2.5, 4 & 6 horse with a single flywheel. First introduced in 1911 sporting a unique looking round tapered water hopper that was bolted to the top of the head and cylinder sometimes referred to as the "Spit-toon engine" or "Tulip top Engine". They are fairly rare to engine collectors especially 4 & 6 hp engines. Some collectors just like them because they are very unusual & unique looking.

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 Sandow 1913 catalog 24 pages featuring the hopper cooled engine.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                              


Sandow Advertisements & old photos


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Sectional view of engine, fuel feeder-injector & non-return air intake valve.
                                                                                                                                                                                       

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