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Marine Steam Engine Model - Quadruple-Expansion, 1928 Reg. No: ST 16887
- Inverted vertical surface-condensing quadruple-expansion four-cylinder reciprocating marine steam engine model. Purchased from James Struthers, Renfrew, Scotland, 05/03/1928. With surface condenser, Stephensons link motion and vacuum pump, also marine type thrust bearings on outer end of crankshaft. Mounted on metal stand with electric motor and chain-drive mechanism fitted to object about 1991 when it was being prepared for an interactive display at Scienceworks.
|Dimensions:||5150 mm (Height), 3500 mm (Width), 5750 mm (Length)|
|Dimension Comment:||Overall dimesions include model metal stand and drive mechanism added to model for display at Scienceworks circa 1991.|
|Tagged with:||marine engineering, marine steam engines, model steam engines, scale models, steam engines|
|Themes this item is part of:||Engineering Collection, Transport Collection|
|Primary Classification:||WATER TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Steam Power|
|Tertiary Classification:||model marine engines|
|Modelmaker:||James Struthers - James Struthers, Renfrew, Scotland, Great Britain, by 1923|