Horizontal Single Cylinder Steam Engine
Object ID1114748
Date1872-01-01
Works No
Accession NoIF:2018:14
StatusOn Display
Category Steam Machinery
Collection IDInternal Fire Core Collection
Made ByUnknown
Made InUnknown
DescriptionSmall horizontal engine believed to be by Bradley, date estimated.
LocationUnknown
ConditionFair
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Multimediahttps://youtu.be/rrjzomuixeM

Running in July 2019 after rebuild

Conservation/ Maintenance History
Winter 2018 Rebuild
2019-02-19

New piston and valve rods made
New big end strap with gib and cotter plus new big end bearing.
Glands bushed and new packings fitted
New main bearing and suitable wall box and bearing fitted
New pin for valve rod


Knock
2019-07-09

Knock from cylinder found to be 20 thou float on the rings, space removed from piston
New key made for crosshead

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