Gasoline Powered Tree Tapper
The Museum aquired this King Portable Power Tree Tapper manufactured by the Geo. H. Soule Co St. Albans, Vermont in September of 2010. It was donated by Marjorie Farr in memory her late husband, Roger.
Strap it on your back start it and you are ready to tap trees .... very rapidly.
The engine is a lightweight aluminum Power Products. The Power Products Corporation built engines from 1946 to 1957 and they were manufactured in Grafton Wisconsin.