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Tuesday 15 December 1931, The Sydney Morning Herald

Water Gas As Fuel for Tractor.

A demonstration of a water gas generator installed on a tractor was given yesterday. The generator, which is the invention of Mr. W. Hart, of Tamworth, is fuelled with charcoal. The inventor claims that a tractor using this appliance can be run at the cost of sixpence per acre, as compared with 3/6 per acre for a kerosene-driven tractor.

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