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Antique British Model Corliss Steam Engine

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Old 07-29-2018, 07:56:52 PM
Brent Rowell Brent Rowell is offline
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Default Antique British Model Corliss Steam Engine

Just finished restoration of this old British Corliss engine. Note horizontal position of the dashpots and dual eccentrics. Determining the proper valve timing was a real pain. Base and lagging are teak.

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What a beautiful looking engine. Unique valve arrangement. Thanks for showing it.
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Magnificent machine...!
Brent, you did a wonderful job on it.

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