The Wings Tour 2014: Leg Two

The Wright brothers hand-built this motor that powered their 1903 flyer. With a four inch by four inch bore and stroke it was water cooled and made 12 horsepower. This case was damaged in a crash.

Photo by Holly Marcus
The Wright brothers hand-built this motor that powered their 1903 flyer. With a four inch by four inch bore and stroke it was water cooled and made 12 horsepower. This case was damaged in a crash.