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Petters Limited Engine Information in Tabular Format
Note that some anomalies appear in these tables which may need some clarification

Engine Type Engine Name B.H.P. Fuel Ignition Engine Nos Manufactured
A Series A AP AS APS **** 1½ to 3 hp Petrol/TVO Magneto 300000 - 302029 1938 - 1940
A Series A 1½ to 3 hp Petrol/TVO Magneto 302030 - 302279 1940 - 1941
A Series AHM 5hp @ 2400rpm Petrol Magneto 302280 - 302779 1941 - 1942
A Series I A 1½ to 3 hp Petrol/TVO Magneto 302780 - 304376 1942 - 1945
A Series AHM 5hp @ 2400rpm Petrol Magneto 304377 - 304583 1942 - 1945
A Series I A 1½ to 3 hp Petrol/TVO Magneto 304584 - 312336 1942 - 1945
A Series AHM 5hp @ 2400rpm Petrol Magneto 312337 - 312509 1943 - 1945
A Series I A 1½ to 3 hp Petrol/TVO Magneto 312510 - 341509 ** 1943 - 1944
A Series AHM 5hp @ 2400rpm Petrol Magneto 341510 - 342899 1944 - 1945
A Series I A 1½ to 3 hp Petrol/TVO Magneto 342900 - 348500 1945 - 1946
2A Series I 2A 8 hp @ 1800 rpm Petrol/TVO Magneto ** 320000 - 326000 1943 - 1944
2A Series II 2LTA 2LTW 8/10hp Petrol/TVO Magneto 400000 to 402267 1945 to 1947
A2 W2 Series II A2 W2 6/10hp Petrol/TVO Magneto 402268 to 406827 1947 to 194
A2 W2 Series III A2 W2 6/10hp Petrol/TVO Magneto 406828 to 418000 1948 to 1951
A2 W2 Series III A2C W2C 2hp + comp Petrol/TVO Magneto 400000C to 418000C 1945 to 1951 ***
A W Series II A - W 1½ to 5hp Petrol/TVO Magneto 500000 to 533761 1945 - 1947
A1 W1 Series II A1 - W1 1½ to 5hp Petrol/TVO Magneto 533762 to 543564 1947 - 1948
A1 W1 Series II A1 - W1 4 to 5hp Petrol/TVO Magneto 533762 to 543564 1947 - 1948
A1 W1 Series II A1 - W1 1½ to 5hp Petrol/TVO Magneto 543565 to 5579999 1948 - 1951
A W Series III A1 - W1 4 to 5hp Petrol/TVO Magneto 543565 to 557999 1948 - 1951
A1 W1 Series II A - W 1½ to 5hp Petrol/TVO Magneto 580000 to 599999 1947 - 1949
PA PA1 PA1K
PA1W PA1WK
3 to 5hp Petrol/TVO Magneto 1100000
1999999
1951 - 1961
PA2 PA2 PA2K
PA2W PA2WK
6 to 10hp Petrol/TVO Magneto 1200000
1299999
1951 - 1961
PA2C PA2C PA2WC 2hp + comp Petrol/TVO Magneto 1200000C
1299999C
1951 - 1961
J4V J4V Not Given Not Given Not Given 1400000 - 1400199 1951 - 1951
PAV4 PAV4 PAV4K 12 to 19hp Petrol Magneto 1400200 - 1499999 1952 - 1958
A1 A1 A1P W1 W1P 1½ to 3hp Petrol Magneto 1500000 - 1599999 1951 - 1967
W1 W1H W1HP 1½ to 2hp Petrol Magneto 1500000 - 1599999 1951 - 1967
Lab W1 Lab W1 3hp Petrol Magneto LAB1 - on 1955 - on
AV Series 1 AV1 2½ to 5hp Diesel Compression 600000 to 618000* 1948 - 1950
AV Series 2 AV1 AV2 AV2C 3 to 10hp Diesel Compression 618001 - on
713001 - on
1950 - on
AV1 Series 2 AV1RMR AV1RM
AV1MR
5 to 6hp Diesel Compression 675549 - on
713001 - on
1956 - 1958
AVA1 Series 1 AVA1 3 to 5½hp Diesel Compression 800000 - 899999 1951 - 1952
AVA2 Series 2 AVA2 6 to 10½hp Diesel Compression 900000 - 9999991951 - 1952
AV Series 1 AV2 6 to 10hp Diesel Compression 700000 - 713000* 1948 - 1950
AV Series 2 AV2 6 to 12hp Diesel Compression 713001 - 799999 1950 - 1967
AV Series 2 AV2C Not Given Diesel Compression 713001C - 799999C 1950 - 1967
AV Series 2 AV2M 3 to 10hp Diesel Compression 713001 - 747156 1950 - 1956
AH AH1 3 to 5hp Diesel Compression 1000000 - 1099999 1951 - 1958
AVA Series II AVA1 3 to 6hp Diesel Compression 3100000 - on
3199999
1952 - 1967
AVA Series II AVA1RMR AVA1RM
AVA1MR
5 - 6hp Diesel Compression 3107331 - 3199999 1953 - 1967
AVA Series II AVA2 3 to 10hp Diesel Compression 3200000 - on
3299999
1952 - 1967
AVA Series II AVA2RMR AVA2RM
AVA2MR
10 - 12hp Diesel Compression 3205750 - 3299999 1953 - 1967
PH1 PH1 4 - 7½hp Diesel Compression 1/PH1 - on 1956 - on
PH2 PH2 8 - 15hp Diesel Compression 1/PH2 - on 1956 - on
LAB1 AV1 Lab engine 3 - 5hp Diesel Compression LAB1 - on 1951 - on
PAZ PAZ1 1½ to 3hp Diesel Compression 4100000 - 4199999 1953 to 1979
B Type Series I B2 12 to 18hp Diesel Compression 2B0001 to 2B3838 1949 to 1951
B Type Series II B2 13 to 20hp Diesel Compression 2B3839 - on 1951 to 1964
B Type Marine B2 18.5 to 19hp Diesel Compression 2BM3839 - on 1951 to 1964
B Type Series I B3 18 to 27hp Diesel Compression 3B0001 to 3B0499 1950 to 1951
B Type Series II B3 20 to 30hp Diesel Compression 3B0500 - on 1951 to 1964
B Type Marine B3 27½ to 28hp Diesel Compression 3BM0500 - on 1951 to 1964
B Type Series I B4 24 to 36hp Diesel Compression 4B0001 to 4B0740 1949 to 1951
B Type Series II B4 26 to 40hp Diesel Compression 4B0741 - on 1951 to 1964
B Type Marine B4 37 to 38hp Diesel Compression 4BM0741 - on 1951 to 1964
PD2 2PD 13 to 24hp Diesel Compression 2PD0001 - on 1956 to 1964
PD2 Traction 2PDT 14½ to 2½hp Diesel Compression 2PDT0001 - on 1956 - on
PD2 Marine 2PDM Not Given Diesel Compression 2PDM0001 - on 1956 - on
PD3 3PD 20 to 36hp Diesel Compression 3PD0001 - on 1956 - on
PD3 Traction 3PDT 22 to 39½hp Diesel Compression 3PDT0001 - on 1956 - on
PD3 Marine 3PDM Not Given Diesel Compression 3PDM0001 - on 1956 - on
PD4 4PD 27 to 48hp Diesel Compression 4PD0001 - on 1956 - on
PD4 Traction 4PDT 30 to 53hp Diesel Compression 4PDT0001 - on 1956 - on
PD4 Marine 4PDM Not Given Diesel Compression 4PDM0001 - on 1956 - on
PDV6 6PDV 40 to 72hp Diesel Compression 6PDV0001 - on 1956 - on
PDV8 Marine 8PDV 53 to 96hp Diesel Compression 8PDV0001 - on 1956 - on
'PU' Air Cooled PU8 8hp Petrol Magneto - F24200 - 1945

* Note 1: AV Series I Engines with a 'Z' in front of the engine number are series II engines !
** Note 2:Except 320000 to 326000 2A Series I
*** Note 3: Combined engine/compressor
**** Note 4: Variations of the A series appeared throughout the production period for the Series I engine.


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