READER 4 NHP Enclosed Generator Engine
A very small enclosed vertical single cylinder instructional type engine, built c1950.
Complete with revolution (RPM) Counter.
Approx 4 H.P. Output @ 500 r.p.m.
Wt approx 150 Kg.
Unrestored (unpainted) but believed in good mechanical condition.
STUART TURNER ‘S’ Type Generator Engine
A rare c1945 enclosed steam engine by Stuart Turner Ltd, Henley-on-Thames.
This single cylinder vertical engine is designed for driving a small dynamo or alternator of c750 Watts.
In good, usable condition.
These are the smallest, totally enclosed governed steam engines that were commercially made.
ASWHORTH-PARKER 40 HP Enclosed Generator Set Engine
A high speed enclosed single cylinder vertical steam engine suitable for direct coupling to a dynamo or alternator.
Approx 40 H.P. Output.
‘RICARDO’ (ALCO) Military Radio Battery Charging Set
ALCO “Firefly” MkIV.
A complete, small self contained electrical generating plant comprising single cylinder enclosed piston valve steam engine direct coupled to 6 Volt D.C. alternator.
With seperate wood fired boiler, etc.
Output 3-4 Amps ~ Wt 50 Kg.
A complete set, packed in it’s original military
wooden crate. (Designed to be parachute dropped behind enemy lines for use by special forces).
Produced in small numbers c1943-55.
Price On Application
SISSONS 4 HP Generator Set
A complete, high speed enclosed type steam engine driving a dyanmo. by Sissons & Co., Gloucestershire. Originally fitted to a launch steam launch, engine is approx 4 H.P. output.
In very good, restored condition.