1115154
Ruston 11H Horizontal Diesel
1923-03-23
115967
External storage in compound
Engine
2022-02-02
Not on display

Ruston single cylinder horizontal four-stroke diesel engine size 11H. Originally installed at Taplow Repeater Station near Maidenhead and one of a batch built to a GPO order.

Driving two G.E.C. generators in tandem by means of a shaft extended from the flywheel. At 210rpm one generator produces 22/30 KW at 22/30 volts, 1,000 amps with the other (No. 84850) 11 KW at 150/220 volts.

Ruston & Hornsby Ltd
Lincoln, England
Fair
Yes
IF:2022:12
Internal Fire Core Collection


Loaded for move to museum

Loaded ready to move to museum