Lister pump dating
Retailing revenues were particularly healthy in Australia and New Zealand, where sheep-shearing equipment was in great demand.In 1929, Sir Robert died at the age of 84, and in the same year the first of Lister's own design of "CS" (cold start) diesel engine was made.The CS is a slow running (600 rpm), reliable engine, suitable for driving electric generators or irrigation pumps. Production of these engines in England ended in 1987 but a number of Indian manufacturers have since continued production of "Listeroids" or clones copied from the CS design. Subsidiary factories set up in Nympsfield, Wotton-under-Edge and Cinderford to manufacture components.These engines are used in India and also exported to other countries, including Australia and the USA. 1931 Joint venture Ruston-Lister Marine Co established with Ruston and Hornsby to focus on the maritime market (liquidated 1935). Floodlighted Revolving Globe, showing where Lister Auto-Trucks are used in both hemispheres, mounted on revolving base illustrated with photographs of auto-Trucks and extracts in various languages for advertisements. 1961 Manufacturers of agricultural machinery, including petrol engines, diesel oil engines, diesel marine propulsion and auxiliary engines, electric generating sets, pumps and pumping sets, diesel and petrol driven autotrucks, multi-level loaders, cream separators, milk coolers, butter churns, sheep shearing machines, horse and cattle clippers, farm elevators, self lifting tractor rakes, combine hay makers, side delivery rakes, swathe turners, fertiliser broadcasters, harrows, insecticidal fog applicators, woodcraft and teak wood garden furniture.The branded Woodware Works continued to produce ornamental tubs, garden seats and other ornamental garden furniture.
1936 Acquired substantial shareholding in Blackstone and Co of Stamford leading to co-operative agreement.
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If your Zippo lighter needs repair, please visit our repair page for instructions.By 1936 Lister was producing 600 engines across a range of 80 different sizes and types of diesel and petrol models, most of which were small at around 1.5 to 3 hp.