The result is a total of 1900cc, and 170 hp at 15,000 rpm or 260. Sugar creek supply decals and restoration supplies chainsawr. The vancouver chain saw collectors group received an invitation to display. The redhead was a very rare saw with limited production3,600 due to the lack of power and unatractive to buyers. It seems to me that there are a few saws in the pioneer line up that have the same specs but just a different model number. The saw is a pretty simple design with everything in line. A chainsaw alternatively spelled chain saw is a portable, mechanical saw which cuts with a set of teeth attached to a rotating chain that runs along a guide bar.
Stihl 051 av sachs dolmar mcculloch cp125 pioneer iel sp125. How to identify pioneer chain saws home guides sf gate. Both were portable compared to what was available before then. From andreas stihls black forest experiments to vancouvers booming wwii chainsaw industry, to. The very first chainsaw was pioneered in the late 18th century by two scottish doctors, john aitken and james jeffray, for symphysiotomy removal of cartilage holding the pelvis together to assist in difficult childbirth and excision of diseased bone.
Amounts shown in italicized text are for items listed in currency other than canadian dollars and are approximate conversions to canadian dollars based upon bloombergs conversion rates. Gentlemen, i have an old iel pioneer parts manual dating to around 196466. It took a little too get it running but it finally fired up and raced up and idled ok. The logging industry has is a battleground, as ken drushka demonstrates in his monumental working in the woods.
Loggers had a wide range of feelings about this saw. It would be great if some of you guys that are into pioneer saws could show some pictures of your pioneers. Vintage pioneer 1074 chainsaw runs this is i believe a pioneer 1074 chainsaw. These saws had the fairbanks morse starter and a two stud bar clamp. A chainsaw is a portable, mechanical saw which cuts with a set of teeth attached to a rotating. Later models of the wr series upgraded this saw with a more powerful engine 7hp with a bigger bore and. Carefully tracing the evolutionary threads of countless maine chainsaws a history youtube. This book will not teach anyone how to use a saw or fix a saw, but provides a unique perspective on the engineering and development of a classic power tool, and is a real treat for a tool hound or someone who uses a modern chainsaw on a regular basis. It seems to cover all the models listed in the photo attached.
I have the saw today, you see it on the cover the the chain saw history book i helped write. The chainsaw guy shop talk mcculloch 12 25a first mcculloch saw from l a factory duration. Hiballer, hornet, wasp, iel, partner, pm, poulan, dolmar, danarm, disston, remington. The origin is debated, but a chainsawlike tool was made around 1830 by the german. Get the best deal for pioneer chainsaws from the largest online selection at. Sugar creek supply decals and restoration supplies sort by featured price, low to high price, high to low alphabetically, az alphabetically, za date, old to new date, new to old best selling joe and sugar creek supply now have their very own website where you can go and order decals, stencils, stickers, obsolete carb and carburetor kits, and.
From andreas stihls black forest experiments to vancouvers booming wwii chainsaw industry, to the postwar race to develop oneman saws. With hundreds of fullcolour photographs and fascinating ephemera, combined with an authoritative text listing hundreds of chainsaw models from the 1800s to the present, chainsaws carefully traces the evolutionary threads of countless pioneer devicesfrom sixhundredpound steampowered behemoths, to gas chainsaws mounted on wheeled carriages, to diesel. It had spark, so i squirted a little wd40 along with a spritz of gasoline in the carb and it fired right up. A history tells the story of these oilstained machineshop geniuses and inventors as much as it tells the story of the machines themselves. By far the most authoritative book ever written on the history of british columbias logging industry, working in the woods combines meticulous research and colourful oral. Vintage iel pioneer chainsaw chain saw with 18 bar big old. A new, unread, unused book in perfect condition with no missing or damaged pages. Iel chainsaw super pioneer 51 industrial engineering.
This book will not teach anyone how to use a saw or fix a saw, but provides a unique perspective on the engineering and development of a classic power tool, and is a real treat for a tool hound or someone who uses a modern chainsaw on a. A history is unique book that will thrill anyone with an eye for engineering marvels, whether theyve ever picked up a screwdriver or not a few picture samples from the book. Downladable service manual approx 20mb upon payment for this item you will be emailed access to an instant download of the file in adobe. Homelite corporation is an american power equipment manufacturer, i. A history of logging on the west coast drushka not only combed through libraries, museums, and archives for his material, he also tracked down a good many of the oldtimers who worked in the woods, taping their stories and borrowing. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Recalling oncefamiliar brands such as titan, timberhog, bluestreak, hiballer, hornet, wasp, iel, partner, pm, poulan, dolmar, danarm, disston, remington, canadien, lombard, mall, mcculloch, shade, solo, bebo and jobu among others, author david lee worked together with some of the worlds leading chainsaw history experts to create this. It is called dolmette, as its 24 singlecylinder twostroke engines are taken from dolmar ps7900 chainsaws. Reproduction of this world wide web site in whole or in part is prohibited without permission. The company was acquired by the husqvarnaelectrolux company in 1979, though chain. Recalling oncefamiliar brands such as titan, timberhog, bluestreak, hiballer, hornet, wasp, iel, partner, pm, poulan, dolmar, danarm, disston, remington. Upon bankruptsy of the former iel company was created the new pm power machinery company with former employees from vancouver, canada. This 4meterlong motorcycle was constructed by german comic writer roetger feldmann, broesel and is powered by no less than 24 chainsaw engines coupled together. At first, sales were slow, but magnus wasnt discouraged. If anyone has one of these big saws that they would like to find a new home for, i would be very interested in hearing from you. Discover delightful childrens books with prime book box, a subscription that delivers new books. This is the page where all the vintage iel saws that come through the shop. David lee has won acclaim for his books on jazz as well as his. Unfollow iel chainsaw to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. Its a threering binder marked iel pioneer sales manual, after they were bought by omc.
Chainsaws is a handsome gift book full of wonderful old and new photos along with priceless chainsaw ephemera that will warm the heart of anyone whos ever held a power tool. It is used in activities such as tree felling, limbing, bucking, pruning, cutting firebreaks in wildland fire suppression and harvesting of firewood. Dolmar in 1927 invented the first gasoline powered one, the type a. History of chainsaw development t echnologies and work methods in forestry during the 20 th century developed either gradually or suddenly, caused mostly by the use of new machines and devices. The iel model ab pioneer was introduced in 1948 and is 49. By far the most authoritative book ever written on the history of british. So begins author david lee in this firstever book on the worldwide history of the chainsaw, an invention that transformed the forest industry and eventually became the indispensable companion of every redblooded country dweller. The titan table had a two man model e along with a one man junior 200, a 40 and a sportsman. Upon purchase of the former rpreedprenticeamerican companyu. An essential industrial history as well as a treasure for chainsaw buffs, written by one of canadas most distinctive writers.
A history is a fantastic book by david lee that covers the rich past of the chainsaw from its humble beginnings in 1897 when an oregon inventor patented a design for a sawing chain and frame, but was never manufactured. Did you know the earliest chainsaws date back to the mid1920s and the oldest manufacturer in the world stihl is still cranking out cutting machinery. The first iel table had a 2man model g and one man saws models ra, hc, hm. Hey fellas i am just starting to get into collecting and restoring old pioneer chainsaws. Henry disston was the best name in saws, and mercury, made by kiekaefer of fond du lac, wi was a great name in outboard motors.
From bulls to balloons, from horses to helicopters, working in the woods chronicles the myriad changes which have swept through west coast logging since captain vancouver came ashore to cut spars in the eighteenth century. Chainsaws, it turns out, have a curious history and since the 19th century they have taken on many forms. Post here when you look for manual, ipl, saws, parts etc. Winner of the 2007 award for best nonfiction book from arts hamilton winner of us. The model ab pioneer, from what i understand, was the updated version of i. For all collectors, users, and lovers of old chainsaws. In the spirit of station eleven and never let me go, this dazzling and ambitious. Vintage husqvarna 272xp chainsaw chain saw for parts. Pioneer chain saw corporation was a manufacturer of smallengine machines, including a host of chain saw models.582 971 1421 537 1217 918 256 722 1191 1000 1541 507 720 1322 733 1066 639 71 1214 561 1428 1445 1487 102 1643 837 605 1055 1513 1576 676 13 1554 109 422 201 49 1262 757 94 958 289 697 471 289 526 1401 1489 1186 421 888