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5 inch gauge "Ajax" 0-4-0T - stock code 7803

A particularly well built "Ajax" 0-4-0T, an older model built in the 1980s, although showing signs of light use and little wear. Boiler is a commercial one by Morewood, the engine steams freely and runs well.

Machining is to a high standard, fit and finish of the motionwork is good, like the use of taper pins - proper engineering! Platework is well formed and fits well, paintwork is in good condition.
gauge 5 inch
length/inches 28
width/inches 9
height/inches 14
weight/kg 50
wheel material cast iron
axlebox type plain bearing
cylinder material gunmetal
valve type slide
valve gear Walschaerts
reverser type pole
lubricator type mechanical
boiler number 643
year built 1984
boiler maker Morewood Boilers
CE mark n/a - pre-2002
working pressure/psi 80
boiler type locomotive
boiler material copper
boiler construction silver soldered
hydraulic test valid to 26/Nov/21
steam test valid to 28/Jan/19
superheater(s) 2
superheater type radiant
fusible plug no
safety valve(s) 2
safety valve type spring
mechanical pump 2
hand pump 2
whistle yes