A well-advanced 1 1/2 inch scale Allchin built to Hughes'
"Royal Chester" design, underneath the grime there is a substantial
quantity of good quality work here, the commercially-built silver soldered
copper boiler is complete with test certificate.
Work to date
Front axle assembly, complete with leaf spring, perch bracket, spud pan
Complete tender in brass with water pocket, fairleads, water lifter hose bracket, reversing lever
Hornplates assembled with crank, main bearings, valve and pump eccentrics, second shaft, all gearing, gear selector, connecting rod, axle boxes, dummy road springs, flywheel, spectacle plate
Cylinder block complete with piston, rod and crosshead, regulator, safety valve chimneys, valve chest cover
Valve and pump eccentric straps and rods
Trunk guide, weighshaft and expansion link assembly
Differential and back axle
In addition there are unmachined castings and other
parts required to finish the engine, including works plates, commercially-made
steering and governor gears, fasteners and a set of drawings.
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