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B2563 Engine, marine, outboard, Riptide 8hp outboard motor, 200cc, twin cylinder, cast aluminium motor enclosed by stainless steel shroud, 2 blade propeller, designer: L Sheltrum, Industrial Automotive Engineering Pty Ltd incorporating The Riptide Outboard Motor Company, Australia, c 1955 (OF).. Click to enlarge.

Engine, marine, outboard, Riptide 8hp outboard motor, 200cc, twin cylinder, cast aluminium motor enclosed by stainless steel shroud, 2 blade propeller, designer: L Sheltrum, Industrial Automotive Engineering Pty Ltd incorporating The Riptide Outboard Motor Company, Australia, c 1955 (OF).

Made in Australia, Oceania, c 1955.

Engine, marine, outboard, Riptide 8hp outboard motor, 200cc, twin cylinder, cast aluminium motor enclosed by stainless steel shroud, 2 blade propeller, designer: L Sheltrum, Industrial Automotive Engineering Pty Ltd incorporating The Riptide Outboard Motor Company, Australia, c 1955 (OF).

Summary

Object No.

B2563

Object Statement

Engine, marine, outboard, Riptide 8hp outboard motor, 200cc, twin cylinder, cast aluminium motor enclosed by stainless steel shroud, 2 blade propeller, designer: L Sheltrum, Industrial Automotive Engineering Pty Ltd incorporating The Riptide Outboard Motor Company, Australia, c 1955 (OF).

Physical Description

Engine, marine, outboard, Riptide 8hp outboard motor, 200cc, twin cylinder, cast aluminium motor enclosed by stainless steel shroud, 2 blade propeller, designer: L Sheltrum, Industrial Automotive Engineering Pty Ltd incorporating The Riptide Outboard Motor Company, Australia, c 1955 (OF).

Dimensions

Height

330 mm

Width

580 mm

Depth

1900 mm

Production

Made

c 1955

Source

Credit Line

Gift of Barry J Sheltrum, 1983

Acquisition Date

30 November 1983

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Engine, marine, outboard, Riptide 8hp outboard motor, 200cc, twin cylinder, cast aluminium motor enclosed by stainless steel shroud, 2 blade propeller, designer: L Sheltrum, Industrial Automotive Engineering Pty Ltd incorporating The Riptide Outboard Motor Company, Australia, c 1955 (OF). 2018, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 21 January 2019, <https://ma.as/213341>

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