Length :-682 mm (2’2 7/8”) (over buffers)
Track radius :-2.6 m (8ft 6”) minimum
Weight, :-dry. 10 - 12 lb (5 - 5.5 Kg) Approx. (Current estimate)
Fuel :-Alcohol (Methylated spirit) supplied by constant level feed
system to a multi-tube ‘strand wick’ burner.
Coal, sitting on traditional stainless steel grate and ashpan.
drop down fire door on backhead, Shovel & poker
Boiler :-Internally fired, multi flue, with safety valve and superheater
Built from copper and bronze, silver soldered throughout.
Tested to 13bar (200psi)
Maximum safe working pressure 6.86 bar (100psi)
Controls :- l oco: Regulator, blower, pressure gauge.
Spirit Boilers:- low water level test valve
Coal boilers :- Water gauge with glass
Tender :- Water pump bypass, fuel valve.
Cylinders :- Two, Outside, 12.7mm bore x 24mm stroke (1/2” x 15/16” )
Valvegear :- Slip eccentric, slide valves
Lubrication :-Displacement (Rosco) type.
Water feeds :-Tender carries water in rear tank containing hand pump.
Loco has axle pump driven from driving axle.
Main loco axleboxes individually sprung.
Bogie axleboxes individually sprung.
Buffers and coupling hooks sprung.
This kit can be paid for in 12 monthly instalments add £9 to each instalment to cover cost of posting in 4 deliveries
Production :- Batch 2 completed April 2017
Deposit £210 spirit