There were some engines produced until 1977 that used the prior logo from 1948. The Red, White and Black Logo (1976–present) – This is the company’s current logo. Defunct competitor Clinton Engines commercialized a piezo «Spark Pump» ignition without breaker points in the early 1960s. Logo history The Briggs & Stratton logo was always a masthead, but it has been changed several times over the course of the company’s 80-plus years. Visit our dealer locator to locate the Snapper dealer in your area.
Some engine manufacturer’s do not allow us to publish or print their engine manuals. Briggs & Stratton produced only certain parts for the engines, while Mitsubishi was responsible for overall production and shipping. And when it comes to understanding outdoor power equipment, Briggs & Stratton is the best resource for small engine repair, maintenance and part replacement. As experts in the field, we manufacture more than 9 million small engines every year. Please use the following links to visit the independent engine manufacturer’s websites for their copyrighted manuals. Reach out to us for support by completing our contact form.
Pressure Washer, Portable Generator & Lawn Mower Manuals Each small engine manufactured and branded with the Briggs & Stratton Logo serve many types of equipment. Had plenty of torque and used a lot less gas that the old motor. Overhead valve design (OHV). Remote, manual or adjustable throttle control. Whether you are putting your equipment away for the season or needing to replace a part, locate your equipment or engine manual to get the information specific to your product. Frederick P. Stratton, Sr. (the son of Harold Stratton) served as Chairman of Briggs & Stratton until his death in 1962. Frederick P. Stratton, Jr. served as Chairman until his retirement in 2001. In 1995, Briggs & Stratton sold the automotive component business.