1980s Andoria combustion engine Diesel farming power transmission Szreniawa

Combustion engine Andoria HC 102/11

The sound of combustion engine Andoria HC 102/11 in operation. The recording was realized in the National Museum of Agriculture and Agricultural-Food Industry in Szreniawa (Poland).
“Andoria” is the oil powered combustion engine, commonly used since the 1970s to power agricultural machines (threshers, chaff cutters, presses). “Andoria” engines were characterized by simple design, a perfect solution for difficult conditions. In the HC 102/11 model, water cooling was applied. Water reservoir is placed over the engine. While evaporating, the water reduces the temperature of the device.

Manufacturer: Diesel Engines Factory in Andrychów, Poland
Year of manufacture: 1981

Sound recordist: Monika Widzicka
Photographer: Piotr Leszczyński
Video recordist: Piotr Leszczyński


40.5 MB
3 min 49 s
2 (Stereo)
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Recorded on June 25, 2015
National Museum of Agriculture and Agricultural-Food Industry
Szreniawa, POLAND
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