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Carburetor literature - obscure makes

 

Aero  |  Air Friction  |  Autolite  |  Bendix  |  Bennett  |  Breeze  |  Champion  |  Cherokee  |  Claudel  |  Columbia  |  C R G  |  Detroit Lubricator (Stewart)  |  Ensign  |  Excelsior  |  Hygrade

Juhasz  |  Kingston  |  Linga  |  Lucas  |  Mallory  |  Master  |  Maxi  |  McDaniel  |  Motorcraft  |  Newcomb  |  PAL  |  Penberthy (Ball & Ball)  |  Solex  |  Stewart-Warner  |  Stromberg U. K.    S.U.  |  Sunderman  |  Swan  |  Tillotson  |  U & J  |  Wells  |  Winfield  |  Woodworth  |  Zephyr

 

 

Aero

 

1918 Aero “The Carburetor” booklet 4 ¾ x 8 ¼ inches by 28 pages. HISTORY OF CARBURETION UP TO THIS POINT WITH CUT-A-WAY DRAWINGS OF MANY EARLY CARBURETORS,  description, cut-a-way drawing, picture, installation, and adjustment of the Aero carburetor. Excellent used condition. Stock number Lit-0287. Price $65.00

 

Air Friction

 

 

 

 

Air Friction Sales flyer 4 pages 3 x 6 inches. Lit-0887. Price $25.

Air Friction Instructions Card double sided 3 x 6 inches. Lit-0888. Price $25.

 

 

 

 

 

Autolite (also see Motorcraft)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Model 2700VV and 7200VV carburetors.  1979 Autolite certified training program manual for 8 ½ X 11 inches by 51 pages. Cutaway diagrams and text explanation of all circuits, also adjustment procedures. Excellent, original manual.  Stock number Lit-0073.  Price $30.00.

Carburetor Catalog printed in 1964. 8 ½ x 11 by 68 pages. Coverage (Ford Products) 1932 to 1964. Application listings for carburetors, kits, fuel valves, economizers, power valves, spark control valves, accelerator pumps, jets, dashpots and choke covers. HOLLEY TO AUTOLITE INTERCHANGE. Section on decoding Ford serial numbers. Excellent used condition. Stock number Lit-0215. Price $25.00.

Autolite Service Manual printed in 1964. Manual is titled “Carburetor Tune-Up Kits”, but contents are the service sheets, which would be placed in the tune-up kits. Coverage 1949 – 1964 for carburetors used by Ford Motor (Autolite, Carter, Holley). Excellent resource for rebuilding carburetors in this period. Disassembly, inspection, reassembly, adjustments, exploded views, etc. 8 ½ x 11 inches by 96 pages. Excellent condition. Stock number Lit-0216. Price $75.00.

 

 

 

 

Bendix Karb-Kits

 

Bendix carburetor kit catalogue with coverage from 1949 to 1966. 8 ½ x 11 inches by 103 pages. Applications listing; BUYERS GUIDE; NUMERICAL LISTING. Excellent used condition. Stock number Lit-0229. Price $15.00.

 

Bennett

 

The Bennett Automatic Carburetor booklet approximately 1912.16 pages 5 x 7 1/2 inches. Description, several cut-away views of the carburetor, testimonials. Lit_0960. Price $75.00

 

 

Breeze (also see Zephyr)

 

Breeze Carbureters and Engine Troubles, Fourth Edition 3 ½ x 6 ½ x 56 pages, circa 1912. Description, theory, adjustment, installation, cut-a-way drawings, pictures, parts listings, troubleshooting, more. Breeze Models Ford, A.A. (motorcycle), Baby Breeze (motorcycle), M.C. Excellent used condition. Stock number Lit-0285. Price $350.00

 

 

Champion Rebuilders

 

 

 

 

 

 

1962 Champion Rebuilt Carburetors catalog. 8 ½ x 11 inches by 23 pages plus 1963 and 1964 price lists. Application listings of rebuilt carburetors from the early 1940’s to 1961. Excellent used condition. Stock number Lit-0280. Price $25.00

 

1963 Champion CARBURETOR IDENTIFICATION GUIDE!!! 8 ½ x 11 inches by 34 pages. ACTUAL PICTURES OF USA PRODUCED CARBURETORS FROM THE LATE 1940’S UP TO 1962 AND HOW TO IDENTIFY EACH. Minor grease smudges on front cover, otherwise excellent used condition. Stock number Lit-0278. Price $150.00

1975 Champion CARBURETOR IDENTIFICATION GUIDE!!! 8 ½ x 11 inches by 67 pages. ACTUAL PICTURES OF USA PRODUCED CARBURETORS FROM THE MID 1950’s UP TO 1974 AND HOW TO IDENTIFY EACH. Excellent used condition. Stock number Lit-0279. Price $150.00

 

 

 

 

Cherokee Rebuilt Carburetors

 

1969 Cherokee Guaranteed Rebuilt Carburetors catalog. 8 ½ x 11 inches by 39 pages. Rebuilt carburetor listings from about 1950 to 1968, both by application and numerical buyers guide. Excellent used condition. Stock number Lit-0277. Price $20.00

 

Claudel

 

 

 

 

 

 

1912 Claudel Sales Booklet - "The Claudel Carburetor" - 8 pages 3 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches, plus several cut-away views of the carburetor. Excellent condition. Lit_0952. Price $200.00

1919 Claudel Carburetors – The Foremost Carburetor of Europe Now Manufactured in the United States copyright 1919 6  x 9 1/4 inches by 33 pages. History of the Claudel, Claudel theory, cross-sectional drawings, adjustment, altitude correction, installation; records of vehicles using Claudel from 1909 through 1913; listings of French and foreign automobile manufacturers using the Claudel carburetor. Very good used condition. Stock number Lit-0247. Price $450.00.

 

1920 Claudel Service Manual. Instructions for the operation, adjustment, and installation of the Claudel carburetor, including parts price list. 6 x 9 inches by 20 pages. Pictures, cut-a-ways, description, adjustments, installation with sizing recommendations, individual parts pictures, individual parts listing, dimensions. Excellent used condition. Stock number Lit-0249. Price $550.00.

 

 

 

 

 

Columbia

 

 

 

 

 

Columbia - Sales & Service Brochure. 25 pages 4 x 9 inches. Sales, adjustment, cut-a-ways, parts listings. Excellent condition. Lit-0889. Price $100.

 

 

 

 

 

 

C R G

 

The Greuter Carburetor booklet by C R G from 1915. 10 pages 3 1/2 x 6 inches. Excellent condition. Lit_0959. Price $25.00

 

 

Detroit Lubricator (Stewart)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Steward Sales Flyer on the Model 12 carburetor used on the Paige-Detroit Motor Car from 1915. 8 pages 3 1/2 x 6 inches. Excellent condition other than small tear rear cover. Lit_0956. Price $50.00

1915 Stewart Carburetors brochure 3 ½ x 6 inches by 4 pages. Covers Models 25 and the duplex (2 barrel). Pictures, description, cut-a-way drawing. Excellent used condition. Stock number Lit-0289. Price $50.00

 

 

 

 

 

Ensign

 

 

 

 

 

Ensign model E adjustment card 3 ¼ x 10 ¼ inch single side card. Minor damage to one text line due to fold. Cut-a-way view and adjustments. Very good used condition. Stock number Lit-0251. Price $15.00

Ensign adjustment card 4 ¼ x 7 inch single side card. Cut-a-way view and adjustments. Very good used condition. Stock number Lit-0252. Price $15.00

Ensign Installation and Service Manual number 106-A, 8 ½ x 11 by ¼ inch thick, approximate print date 1950. Installation guide for all current production Ensign carburetors; to include models, settings, parts listings, illustrations, etc. Excellent original condition, Lit-0390. Price $75.00.

Hardback Ensign Sales Manual 8 1/2 x 11 x 2 1/2 inches thick. About 1972, I bought 3 of these from the original Ensign distributor for the Los Angeles area. I then made photocopies of pages such that all three had the same material. This manual has the later CNG and LPG material up to about 1958, but also about 70 pages (photocopies) of the Ensign gasoline carburetors used on early Case, Caterpillar, Hart-Parr, I.H.C., etc. One of the books has been sold, I am keeping one, and this one is for sale. Obviously more were printed, but in 50 years have seen only these three. Excellent condition. Lit_0970. Price $500.

 

 

 

 

 

Excelsior

 

1912 Excelsior Carburetor booklet 3 ¼ x 5 ½ inches by 23 pages. Description, picture, cut-a-way views, adjustment, installation. Excellent condition. Stock number Lit-0253. Price $40.00.

 

 

Hygrade

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1957 Hygrade Carburetor Merchandiser Catalog 8 ½ x 11 inches by 53 pages, with coverage from early 1930’s to 1957.Carburetor rebuilding kit, gasket set, fuel valves, accelerator pumps,more. BUYERS GUIDES FOR REPAIR KITS, GASKET SETS, FUEL VALVES, ACCELERATOR PUMPS, DASHPOTS. Used original book, some smudging, some tears, very useable. Stock number Lit-0063. Price $15.00.

1960 Hygrade Carburetor Merchandiser Catalog 8 ½ x 11 inches by 64 pages, with coverage from early 1930’s to 1960.Carburetor rebuilding kit, gasket set, fuel valves, accelerator pumps,more. BUYERS GUIDES FOR REPAIR KITS, GASKET SETS, FUEL VALVES, ACCELERATOR PUMPS. Used original book. Stock number Lit-0064. Price $15.00.

1975 Hygrade Catalog 8 ½ x 11 inches by 104 pages, with coverage from the mid-1950’s to 1975. Carburetor repair kits, choke pull-offs, choke thermostats, idle stop solenoids with buyers guide and numerical interchange. Good original book. Stock number Lit-0135. Price $10.00.

1976 Hygrade Catalog 8 ½ x 11 inches by 104 pages, with coverage from the mid-1950’s to 1976. Carburetor repair kits, choke pull-offs, choke thermostats, idle stop solenoids with buyers guide and numerical interchange. Good original book. Stock number Lit-0065. Price $10.00.

1979 Hygrade Catalog 8 ½ x 11 inches by 152 pages, with coverage from the mid-1950’s to 1979. Carburetor repair kits, choke pull-offs, choke thermostats, with buyers guide and numerical interchange. Good original book. Stock number Lit-0062. Price $10.00.

 

 

Juhasz (rotary)

 

Juhasz Multi Carburetor booklet circa 1925. 4 x 7 inches by 12 pages. Covers the Juhasz 4 venturi carburetor. Description, picture, cut-a-way view, installation, adjustment. (Note: these seemed to be the carburetor of choice for many Duesenberg owners). Excellent used condition. Stock number Lit-0291. Price $175.00

 

Kingston

 

 

 

 

 

We are selling a large number of ORIGINAL Kingston prints. These were printed by Kingston and are drawings of most of the various Kingston carburetors used on tractors. Condition and price vary.

Kingston - Sales folder on the 5-ball carburetor. Covers construction, features, and had a cut-a-way picture of the carburetor and parts. 8 pages, 4 x 9 inches. Excellent condition. Lit_0884. Price $85.

Kingston Model Y (4 ball) 20 page brochure 3 1/2 x 7 inches. Different models including Ford pictured, one cut-a-way, parts listing, description, adjustments. Excellent condition. Lit_0946. Price $150.

 

 

 

 

 

Linga

 

Linga Vaporizer The Carburetor for Low Grade Fuels booklet 3 ½ x 6 ½ inches by 12 pages. Construction, cut-a-way drawings, installation, adjustments, individual parts pictures, individual parts listing. Excellent used condition. Stock number Lit-0248. Price $60.00

 

Lucas

 

Lucas Parts for Imports Carburetor Tune-Ups Kits 1986, 8 ½ x 11 by 32 pages. Coverage mid-1960’s through 1986. Jobber price sheet included. Excellent used condition Lit-0328. Price $20.00

 

 

Mallory

 

Mallory Carburetor brochure circa 1935, 3 ¼ x 6 ¼ inches folds out to 13 x 9 inches double sided. Description, theory, picture, cut-a-way drawing, chart showing superiority of the Mallory. Excellent used condition. Stock number Lit-0263. Price $30.00

 

 

 

Master

 

SOLD

 

 

 

Master Carburetor Sales Brochure 8 pages 6 x 9 inches. Some water damage. Lit-0893. Price $35.

Master Sales Flyer from 1915. Tri-fold to 10 x 6 inches. Shows Ford installation. Rotary carburetor. Excellent condition. Lit_0958. Price $20.00

 

 

 

 

Maxi

 

Maxi sales flyer from 1914, shows Ford installation, and mentions speed test on R.C.H. and Hupmobile. Excellent condition. Double fold to 6 x 7 inches. Lit_0957. Price $15.00

 

 

McDaniel

 

Mac’s Carburetors 1972 8 ½ x 11 by 96 pages. Coverage of Mac’s reconditioned carburetors from the 1950’s through 1971.  Good used condition L:it-0326. Price $10.00.

 

 

 

Motorcraft

 

Motorcraft Master Parts Manual 1980 8 1/2 x 11 inches by 6 inches thick. This book covers alternators, generators, starters, distributors, and carburetors. The carburetor coverage is excellent from 1952 to 1980, and goes back to 1932 on some models. Remember that Motorcraft (a.k.a. Autolite) would purchase carburetors from other manufacturers (Carter, Holley, Rochester) and put a Motorcraft tag with a Motorcraft part number on the carburetor. This manual covers: 1-barrel Autolite 1100, Carter YF, Holley 1904, 1908, and 1920; 2-barrel Autolite 2100, Carter ABD, Holley AA-1, 2100-DD, 1904-FF, 2300; 4-barrel Autolite 4100, 4350, Carter AFB, WCFB, Holley 4000, 4150, 4160, Rochester Q-Jet. Excellent condition, virtually unused. Lit_0969. Price $500.

 

 

 

Newcomb

 

Newcomb Sales Flyer approximately 1912. Double fold to 7 x 6. Excellent condition. Lit_0955. Price $35.00 (look at the logo)

 

 

 

PAL Engineering

 

Sales promotion (letters, brochure, etc) from PAL to Mr. A. K. Miller in original envelope to sell PAL rotary throttle two-barrel carburetors. Excellent condition. Lit_0961. Price $75.00

 

 

Penberthy (Ball & Ball)

 

Penberthy Carburetor manual circa 1917.  6 inches x 9 inches by 16 pages. Description, theory, pictures, cut-a-way drawings, directions and adjustments, picture of 2 barrel carb. Excellent used condition. Stock number Lit-0262. Price $200.00

 

Solex

 

Solex Selection and Tuning of the Carburetor, 8 ½ x 11 by 46 pages; models 28VFIS, 28PCI, 32PICB, 40ICB, 32PAITA, 32PAATI, 40PII-4, 32HR, 44HR, 44PHH. Excellent original condition, Lit-0392. Price $50.00.

 

 

Stewart-Warner

1922 Stewart-Warner Carburetor Sales Brochure “The Stewart-Warner Carburetor for Ford Cars and Trucks” 6 x 9 inches by 8 pages. Description, picture, cut-a-way view, tests. Average used condition (has spine tear, but complete, and fold). Scarce. Stock number Lit-0258. Price $150.00

 

Stromberg - UK

 

Stromberg CD sales brochure with description, and two cut-away views of the carburetor. 5 pages 5 x 8 inches plus the fold-out cut-aways. Like new condition. Lit_0962. Price $25.00

 

 

S. U.

 

S.U Workshop manual for Carburetters and electric fuel pumps (NO CARBURETTER DATA!) 8 ½ x 11 by 3/8 inch. Everything you ever wanted to know about S.U. electric fuel pumps. Latest date I found was 1964. Lit-0414. Price $200.00.

 

 

 

Sunderman

 

Circa 1915 Sunderman Carburetor sales flyer 3 ½ x 6 ¼ x 4 pages. Description, installation, adjustment, prices. Excellent used condition. Stock number Lit-0256. SOLD.

 

Swan

 

 

 

 

 

Swan Sales Flyer. Description of the Swan carburetor with a picture of Model DC-3. 2 pages 121/2 x 12 inches. Lit-0885. Price $60.

 

 

 

 

 

Tillotson

 

 

 

 

Tillotson sales flyer folds to double-sided 7 x 13 inches. Aftermarket Tillotson application guide 1925-1948, both cars and trucks. Excellent condition. Lit_0837. Price $35.00

Tillotson booklet, probable print date 1918, covers carburetors from 175 to 186. Very good condition. Lit_0951. Price $150.00

 

 

 

 

 

U &  J

 

 

 

 

 

U &  J Sales Flyer 2 pages 6 x 16 inches. Lit-0886. Price $60.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wells

 

Ampco-Wells Carburetor Tune-Up Kits 1974 catalogue, coverage from early 1950’s to 1974. 8 ½ x 11 by 67 pages. Domestic, import, and marine applications listings, plus numeric listings and a buyers guide. Good used condition Lit-0329. SOLD

 

 

Winfield

 

 

 

 

 

 

SR – Winfield sales brochure from1933 covering the SR model Winfield carburetor. 3 ½ x 6 ¼ inches folds out to double sided sheet 7 x 12 ½ inches. Cutaway of the Winfield SR, description, and listings of drivers who win with Winfield. Stock number Lit-0193. Price $25.00.

SR - General Instructions for Installing and Adjusting, Double sided poster 9 x 12 inches. Lit-0876. Price $50.

Winfield Model S Prices and applications to 1932. Double fold to 6 x 7 inches. Excellent condition. Lit_0954. Price $35.00

 

 

 

Woodworth

 

Woodworth VCCV Carburetor sales flyer tri-fold to 8 1/2 x 11 inches. Description, exploded view. Excellent condition. Lit_0953. Price $35.00

 

 

Zephyr

 

Zephyr Carburetor manual 4 ¼ x 7 ¼ x 20 pages. No print date, but circa 1918. History of the Zephyr (work of George Breeze), installation, cut-a-way drawings, specifications, adjustments, parts listings. Approximate ¾ inch by 3/8 inch tear in front cover (missing) and all pages (no material missing except front cover). Looks like sharp object poked through book. Very useable. Stock number Lit-0260. Price $150.00