DIYAPASON-L Digest #416 - Tuesday, October 23, 2001
 
Re: [Residence Organs]  Re: Spencer blower, Century motor
  by <GRSCoLVR@aol.com>
Re: [Residence Organs]  Re: Spencer blower, Century motor
  by <Mpmollerorgan@aol.com>
Re: DIYAPASON-L Digest #415 - 10/22/01
  by <Jess4203@aol.com>
Re: [Residence Organs] Spencer on possible organ project~~~~
  by <GRSCoLVR@aol.com>
 

(back) Subject: Re: [Residence Organs] Re: Spencer blower, Century motor From: <GRSCoLVR@aol.com> Date: Tue, 23 Oct 2001 00:44:33 EDT   Bob--- I would be really interested in seeing a picture of your Spencer with =   the motor modification, should you have it handy. Thanks in advance, Cheers, ---Roc  
(back) Subject: Re: [Residence Organs] Re: Spencer blower, Century motor From: <Mpmollerorgan@aol.com> Date: Tue, 23 Oct 2001 01:47:00 EDT     In a message dated 10/22/01 11:45:09 PM, GRSCoLVR@aol.com writes:   >Bob--- > I would be really interested in seeing a picture of your Spencer = with > >the motor modification, should you have it handy. >Thanks in advance, >Cheers, >---Roc >     My original 2 HP orgoblow in it's former home in the bell tower appears = at;   http://www.geocities.com/mpmoller/blower.jpg   Inside was a pencilled in date just before Christmas 1927   That lifting eye on the motor is there for a very good reason believe me! =   the whole unit weigns in at 615 pounds and is in my basement where it will =   stay forever!     Randall http://members.aol.com/mpmollerorgan/  
(back) Subject: Re: DIYAPASON-L Digest #415 - 10/22/01 From: <Jess4203@aol.com> Date: Tue, 23 Oct 2001 02:09:04 EDT     --part1_88.e271a4c.29066380_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   In a message dated 10/22/01 9:44:21 PM Pacific Daylight Time, DIYAPASON-L@pipechat.org writes:   > Re: [Residence Organs] Re: Spencer blower, Century motor   These messages about the Spencers only increase my respect for the 20's, = 30's and 40's engineering. As a camera collector, I have always been a fan of = the METAL cameras of the era, which were built like a brick s**thouse, and = now I find the same seems true about the Spencers. "Those were the days my = friend, we thought they'd never end, we'd sing and dance forever and a day. We'd live the life we'd choose, we'd fight and never loose, Those were the = days, my friend those were the days . . ."   I'm going back for a second look at a small organ this week and I am going = to pay particular attention to the Spencer blower . . . I hope it works. it wouldn't be the same without it. . .   Regards, Roy Kersey   --part1_88.e271a4c.29066380_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   <HTML><FONT FACE=3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D2>In a message dated = 10/22/01 9:44:21 PM Pacific Daylight Time, DIYAPASON-L@pipechat.org = writes: <BR> <BR><BLOCKQUOTE TYPE=3DCITE style=3D"BORDER-LEFT: #0000ff 2px solid; = MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px"> &nbsp;Re: = [Residence Organs] &nbsp;Re: Spencer blower, Century motor</FONT><FONT = COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D3 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" FACE=3D"Arial" = LANG=3D"0"></BLOCKQUOTE> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D2 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"> <BR>These messages about the Spencers only increase my respect for the = 20's, 30's and 40's engineering. &nbsp;As a camera collector, I have = always been a fan of the METAL &nbsp;cameras of the era, which were built = like a brick s**thouse, and now I find the same seems true about the = Spencers. &nbsp;"Those were the days my friend, we thought they'd never = end, we'd sing and dance forever and a day. &nbsp;We'd live the life we'd = choose, we'd fight and never loose, Those were the days, my friend those = were the days . . ." <BR> <BR>I'm going back for a second look at a small organ this week and I am = going to pay particular attention to the Spencer blower . . . I hope it = works. &nbsp;it wouldn't be the same without it. . . <BR> <BR>Regards, <BR>Roy Kersey &nbsp;</FONT></HTML>   --part1_88.e271a4c.29066380_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Re: [Residence Organs] Spencer on possible organ project~~~~ From: <GRSCoLVR@aol.com> Date: Tue, 23 Oct 2001 02:41:30 EDT   Hi Roy---- Well,,,if it doesn't work,,,just load it in the vehicle and bring it = up with you the next time,,,,either we can trade it outta my "collection" of Spencers,,,or repair it,,,I have not run accross one yet that I couldnt repair and get going again. And that goes back a half century. Cheers, ---Roc