6 Inch Scale FOSTER Traction Engine
This large, half size traction engine is based on the 7 NHP Foster agricultural traction engine.
With a professionally made and tested steel boiler, this part built engine is approximately 75% complete and includes machined cylinder, gears and shafts, etc and all major components are believed present.
For sale as an uncompleted project.
4½ Inch Scale BURRELL Traction Engine
A very usable size of engine, this is based on Plastow miniature of the Burrell 7 NHP agricultural.
This example appears to be well made, with a professional steel boiler and in good condition. For sale with a newly issued boiler certificate.
4 Inch Scale CARADOC Steam Tractor
A very rare miniature, this 3 speed engine is based on the modern “Caradoc” steam tractors designed for use in Africa, to run on locally available solid fuels (wood, etc.)
Under the bonnet of the Massey ferguson style tractor body lies a twin cylinder steam engine, this supplied by a vertical boiler housed within the cab. Built by the well know model engineer Eddie Lancaster to drawings by John Haining.
Length approx. 5 Ft
For sale with new boiler certificates, in very good condition and complete with driving seat, passenger trolley, etc.
2 Inch Scale FOWLER Ploughing Engine
An unusual scale miniature of the large “SUPERBA” model ploughing engine built by John Fowler & Co., Leeds for the Italian market (which similar to the ‘K7’ model with various upgrades including superheater).
This miniature appears to be well made and detailed and is requiring some minor work to fully complete, including boiler lagging.
PATTERNS For 6 Inch Scale BURRELL Traction Engines
A collection of wooden patterns for casting parts for 6″ scale (half size) Burrell agricultural engines.
Patterns include inc. differential, perch bracket, motion guides, chimney caps, hub caps, various hubs and bearings, firebars, etc.