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Gasoline Generator for Band Organ
By Peter Leutwiler

Todd Augsburger wrote in 070317 MMDigest:

> I applaud Bob Stewart's intention of adding a gas engine for power.
> I love the unusual, and since it could potentially be authentically
> matched it would be quite interesting.

Why don't you use one of the famous and very quiet generators like this:

  http://www.hondapowerequipment.com/gensup.asp

You have nothing to change at the band organ; you can play as usual
by the mains power or, with shifting the attached motor plug, play
by generator power.

In the Netherlands you can see many fair organs with an integrated
gasoline generator.  The smallest Honda model has enough power to drive
fair and band organs of a normal size.

Peter Leutwiler
Switzerland


(Message sent Sun 18 Mar 2007, 20:07:23 GMT, from time zone GMT+0100.)

Key Words in Subject:  Band, Gasoline, Generator, Organ

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