Model Steam Engine (Type D5/D6)
A Roaring Engine
This Wilesco steam engine has a highly polished and nickel-plated brass boiler and an oscillating cylinder. The water level indicator is designed as a sight glass, so the water level is always controllable during operation.
The boiler capacity is 135 cm³ with a boiler size of 100 x 45 mm. The flywheel of this machine with its diameter of 70 mm ensures smooth running. The screwed steam whistle can be operated during operation at any time via a special lever.
Her lovely sound is reminiscent of Emma, the locomotive from German TV series 'Jim Button and Luke the Engine Driver'.
Like all Wilesco steam engine models, this model stands out for its outstanding workmanship. The steam engine fascinates children and adults alike and is ideal as a gift for technology enthusiasts.
*Please note that this item can be purchased as an assembly kit or as a pre-built working model.
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN
200 x 140 x 220 mm
WILESCO ENGINE POWER RATING
Did You Know That...
- Wilesco originally produced cutlery in 1912
- The first steam engine was made in 1698
- Steam engines use hot water to drive pistons back & forth
- Most steam engines heated the water by burning coal