|Status||Not On Display|
|Collection ID||Castell Pridd Engines|
|Made By||Petter McLaren|
|Made In||Leeds, England|
|Description||Horizontal single cylinder four stroke diesel engine driving a 13kva 3 phase alternator|
|Location||Power Hall 1|
After being in storage for sometime the engine has now been exchanged for two Turner V twin diesel engines. These engines will be donated to the museum.
|Conservation/ Maintenance History|
Lack of lubrication to the inlet valve caused it to stick
Modification to allow wick feed oiler on side of head for feed.
Engine required cosmetic restoration on arrival
Following external storage for a number of years there was no trace of paint on the engine.
Car radiator used for cooling was removed as was the fuel tank.