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5 inch gauge GWR 15XX 0-6-0PT - stock code 9262

A 5 inch gauge GWR 15XX 0-6-0PT. Based on LBSC's "Speedy" design but with much extra detailing, including Swindon style safety valves; prototypical return crank, crosshead and valve spindle guides, and finely riveted cab and bunker with lamp irons.

Unsteamed from new, the engine has a silver-soldered boiler by Western Steam. It runs on air - better one way than the other, we suspect it could be improved with attention to the valve setting.

gauge 5 inch
length/inches 36
width/inches 9 1/2
height/inches 14 1/2
wheel material cast iron
cylinder material gunmetal
valve type piston
valve gear Walschaerts
reverser type pole
lubricator type mechanical
injector(s) 1
boiler number WSME 226.02.03
boiler maker Western Steam
CE mark yes
boiler type locomotive
boiler material copper
boiler construction silver soldered
superheater(s) 5
superheater type flue tube
safety valve(s) 2
safety valve type spring
mechanical pump 1
hand pump 1
steam pump 0
whistle yes