Kromhout Gardner 3LS (LW) - Year of Manufacture 1947
Kromhout-Gardner 3LW (LS). 36hp @1200rpm, this engine type was built under licence from L Gardner & Sons by Kromhout Motoren Fabriek in Holland. This particular engine is a Gardner 3LW with the added feature that it is a true ships diesel engine (scheepsdiesel) with split crankcase specifically designed for marine use to allow all maintenance to be carried out from above. Similar crankcase design to that of the Gardner L2 series engines. This engine was completed with 24 volt electric start and New PRM 260, 2:1 ratio gearbox.