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Air Compressor - Crankless Engines (Australia) Pty Ltd, 1921 Object Reg. No: ST 015370

Summary:
Sectioned example of the first Michell crankless air compressor to be made. It is an 8-cylinder, multi-stage unit designed by A.G.M. Michell of Melbourne. Granted Australian patent no. 4627 in 1917. The compressor was made by Crankless Engines (Australia) Pty Ltd, Fitzroy, Melbourne in 1921.
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Sectioned example of an 8-cylinder multi-stage unit crankless air compressor.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: mechanical engineering, air compressors, pneumatic equipment
Themes this item is part of: Crankless Engines (Aust) Pty Ltd, Engineers, Melbourne & A.G.M. Michell (1870-1959), Engineer & Inventor, Engineering Collection
Primary Classification: MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Secondary Classification: Pneumatics
Tertiary Classification: air compressors
Manufacturer: Crankless Engines (Australia) Pty Ltd, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1921

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Designer: Mr Anthony Michell, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1921

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