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

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.
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, innovation design
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

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


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