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1 1/2 inch scale Allchin traction engine with glass case - stock code 6932

A 1 1/2 inch scale Allchin, unused for many years and complete with glass case in which it has been displayed.

Silver soldered copper boiler, feed by injector and mechanical pump, twin Ramsbottom safety valves. Cast iron cylinder with slide valve actuated by Stephenson's gear, pole reverser. Pickering type governor and lubricator mounted on cylinder block. Two speed, four shaft transmission with differential, winch behind nearside rear wheel with fairleads mounted on tender.

The engine turns over freely, has been well painted and lined, it's nicely detailed including little features like the toolbox padlock with tiny key.

Case L x W x H, 29 x 14 x 19 inches.

scale 1 1/2 inch & smaller