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KENT ‘Venturi’ 15″ Water Flow Meter
KENT ‘Venturi’ 15″ Water Flow Meter
KENT ‘Venturi’ 15″ Water Flow Meter

By George Kent Ltd, of London & Luton.

A large pumping station instrument for measuringand recording water flow over time.

The cast pedestal incorportes mercury chambers for measuring water using the Venturi principle. Glass cabinet houses a brass clock movement with pendulum regulation, along with a gallons indicator and recording drum for daily and weekly diagrams.

An unusual and impressive instrument.

In very nice, original condition.

SOLD

£ P.O.A.
1920’s VINTAGE ELECTRICAL GAUGE BOARD
1920’s VINTAGE ELECTRICAL GAUGE BOARD
1920’s VINTAGE ELECTRICAL GAUGE BOARD

A nice black slate voltage regulator/gauge board of circa late 1920’s vintage. Set up for voltage regulation, probably for battery charging, with regulating reostat and large knife switch. Also complete with Ammeter and Voltmeter. Approx. 18 inches x 28 inches.

In good condition.

Price: P.O.A.

£ P.O.A.
1920’s VINTAGE ELECTRICAL GAUGE BOARD
1920’s VINTAGE ELECTRICAL GAUGE BOARD
1920’s VINTAGE ELECTRICAL GAUGE BOARD

A nice black slate gauge board with controls and fuses of circa late 1920’s vintage. Set up for battery charging control and monitoring, complete with Neville patent battery switch, various knife switches and fuses, rocker switch and 3 gauges – 2 x Ammeters and a Voltmeter 0 – 50 Volts. Approx. 18 inches x 28 inches.

In good condition.

Price On Application

£ P.O.A.
McWIRTER & STANLEY Ammeter
McWIRTER & STANLEY Ammeter

9 3/4″ diameter face

Reads: “Carlise Joint Committee,

McWirter & Stanley, Patents”

In good condition.

Price On Application

£ P.O.A.
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Watchmakers Lathe
Watchmakers Lathe
Watchmakers Lathe

A beautifully made watchmakers lathe and tool set.

Complete in a handmade wooden box, this lathe is complete with a range of cutting tools suitable for making all kinds of small instruments and watches. Appears in good condition.

£900.00
KENNAN & Sons Ornamental Turning Lathe
KENNAN & Sons Ornamental Turning Lathe
KENNAN & Sons Ornamental Turning Lathe

A rare and particularly finely made ornamental lathe of c1845 by the scientific instrument maker Kennan & Sons of Fishamble St, Dublin.

This exciting ‘barn find’ of an original and very high quality lathe is shown in untouched condition and is complete with many additional parts not shown (including mahogany boxed ‘rose engine’ and other tooling). Oak and wrought iron frame, treadle operated, complete with a large collection of attachments, tools and cutting equipment, plus a side mounted drill.

£ P.O.A.
Cast Iron Lamp, British Railway Station
Cast Iron Lamp, British Railway Station

LAMP Mfg & Rly SUPPLIES Ltd, London

A British railway station lamp on mounting bracket.

With makers name cast into hindged lid.

Price On Application

£ P.O.A.
RUTHS Special Gauge Board, Vintage Gauge Board
RUTHS Special Gauge Board, Vintage Gauge Board
RUTHS Special Gauge Board, Vintage Gauge Board

Reputedly ex Mars Factory, Slough.

A very unusual large cast iron gauge board, 1930, for monitoring Ruths Patent Steam Storage System (- a factory boiler and steam accumulator system). Stands approx 40″ High. Features Cambridge Recorder, various pressure gauges (for accumulator, boiler, oil pressure, etc), plus brass plates with installation diagram and specs.

In good original condition.

Price On Application

£ P.O.A.