Engine, steam, inverted vertical, sectioned, high speed, single cylinder; partly sectioned with glass panel in crankcase; piston diam 6 1/2” (16.5cm), stroke 5” (12.7 cm), 435 rpm, 7 hp, (ex HMAS “Australia”) 1900 - 1920 (OF).

Made 1900-1920

Engine, steam, inverted vertical, sectioned, high speed, single cylinder; partly sectioned with glass panel in crankcase; piston diam 6 1/2” (16.5cm), stroke 5” (12.7 cm), 435 rpm, 7 hp, (ex HMAS “Australia”) 1900 - 1920 (OF).

Serial or engine number 3976.

Acquired in 1936 by Sydney Technical College for the School of Mechanical and Civil Engineering. Sydney Technical College plant card number 11543. Transferred to the Museum in February 1972.

Summary

B1937
Engine, steam, inverted vertical, sectioned, high speed, single cylinder; partly sectioned with glass panel in crankcase; piston diam 6 1/2" (16.5cm), stroke 5" (12.7 cm), 435 rpm, 7 hp, (ex HMAS "Australia") 1900 - 1920 (OF).

Serial or engine number 3976.

Acquired in 1936 by Sydney Technical College for the School of Mechanical and Civil Engineering. Sydney Technical College plant card number 11543. Transferred to the Museum in February 1972.

Dimensions

1370 mm
630 mm

Production

1900-1920

History

HMAS Australia

Source

Gift of Sydney Technical College, 1972

Cite this Object

Engine, steam, inverted vertical, sectioned, high speed, single cylinder; partly sectioned with glass panel in crankcase; piston diam 6 1/2" (16.5cm), stroke 5" (12.7 cm), 435 rpm, 7 hp, (ex HMAS "Australia") 1900 - 1920 (OF). 2014, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 29 March 2017, <https://ma.as/210098>
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