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B2516 Outboard motor, 'Riptide', metal, made by Riptide Outboard Motor Company, a division of Industrial Automotive Engineering Pty Ltd, 715 Forest Rd, Bexley, New South Wales, Australia, 1958. Click to enlarge.

Outboard motor, ‘Riptide’, metal, made by Riptide Outboard Motor Company, a division of Industrial Automotive Engineering Pty Ltd, 715 Forest Rd, Bexley, New South Wales, Australia, 1958

Made 1958

Outboard motor, ‘Riptide’, metal, made by Riptide Outboard Motor Company, a division of Industrial Automotive Engineering Pty Ltd, 715 Forest Rd, Bexley, New South Wales, Australia, 1958

Summary

Object No.

B2516

Object Statement

Outboard motor, 'Riptide', metal, made by Riptide Outboard Motor Company, a division of Industrial Automotive Engineering Pty Ltd, 715 Forest Rd, Bexley, New South Wales, Australia, 1958

Physical Description

Outboard motor, 'Riptide', metal, made by Riptide Outboard Motor Company, a division of Industrial Automotive Engineering Pty Ltd, 715 Forest Rd, Bexley, New South Wales, Australia, 1958

Dimensions

Height

1050 mm

Width

330 mm

Depth

580 mm

Production

Notes

Leonard Frederick Sheltrum, trading as the Riptide Motor Co, registered the 'Riptide' trade mark in June 1956. The firm's first model appeared in 1956.

Made

1958

Source

Credit Line

Gift of W Woods, 1983

Acquisition Date

13 May 1983

Cite this Object

Harvard

Outboard motor, 'Riptide', metal, made by Riptide Outboard Motor Company, a division of Industrial Automotive Engineering Pty Ltd, 715 Forest Rd, Bexley, New South Wales, Australia, 1958 2018, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 20 March 2019, <https://ma.as/212998>

Wikipedia

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