Open Museum Archive

Cummins KTTA50C
Object ID1743
Works No
Accession NoIF:2006:110
StatusNot On Display
Category Archived
Collection IDInternal Fire Core Collection
Made ByCummins Engine Co.
Made InDaventry
DescriptionV16 turbo-charged 50 litre diesel engine
LocationTurbine Shed
ConditionNot Running

Following a visit from a Cummins employee during the summer of 2005, Cummins decided to make available an engine for display. They recognised the link with Lyle Cummins book Internal Fire and felt that the museum should have an engine to display to reinforce the link with Cummins

Conservation/ Maintenance History
Initial State

Delivered from factory after general inspection. New fuel and oil filters fitted and new air filters supplied. Resprayed red in the factory production area.