VENT-AXIA “TURBETTE” Steam Turbine
De Laval single stage steam turbine, approx 5 H.P.
Approx 23″ High x 23″ Long.
Made by Vent-Axia, Rochester, Kent c1955 and thought to have never been used.
A very rare small steam turbine complete with governor, etc.
SISSONS 8 NHP Enclosed Generator Engine
An enclosed, high speed steam engine suitable for direct coupling to a dynamo, etc.
Approx 8 H.P. Output
Complete with flywheel and external bearings, governor, bearings, rev counter. Also complete with Sissons condenser unit.
In excellent condition.
STUART TURNER ‘S’ Type Generator Set Engine
Single cylinder enclosed vertical engine, c1945.
Designed to produce 800-1000 W @ 1000 r.p.m.
One of several currently available, in either slide valve or piston valve variants.
Price On Application
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.
ASWHORTH-PARKER 60 HP Enclosed Generator Set Engine
A high speed enclosed single cylinder vertical steam engine suitable for direct coupling to an approx 50 KW D.C. dynamo or alternator.
Approx 60-70 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.