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Petter Atomic TX
Object ID2914
Date1936-01-01
Works No
Accession NoIF:2009:13
StatusOn Display
Category Engine
Collection IDPetter Collection
Made ByPetters Ltd
Made InYeovil, England
Description36hp single cylinder vertical two-stroke diesel engine.
LocationInstalled in the Hall 5 Pump Room
ConditionRunning
History
2010-02-07

Ex Petter factory collection, restored by apprentices in the early 1970s.

Conservation/ Maintenance History
Installation
2010-02-07

Many new parts fitted during the time at Petters. Big end and main bearings required scraping and fitting. New crank stub requires fabricating.


Stub
2010-12-29

New stub fabricated in the workshop with coupling for centrifugal pump from Amcor

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