Stuart 6 A, Live Steam Engine,denison, Steam Boat
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Stuart 6 A, Live Steam Engine,denison, Steam Boat:
Stuart 6 a live steam engine, casting kit, the largest of the Stuart line. as described in the Stuart catalog, an authentic and robust compound condensing marine steam engine, specificationa are as follows, weight 175 pounds, height 20 inches, width 14 7/8, length 17 5/8, with a bore of 2 1/2 and 4 inches respectfully, rated at 4 horsepower at 750 rpm, with a steam pressure of 120 PSI. and 6 horsepower at 900 rpm at 150 PSI generating enough power to push a 20 + foot long boat.this casting kit was sold thru denisons of Ohio. With the original plan set dated 1/23/63 which will be included along with, two complete Stuart 6a plan sets and 1 incomplete set. most of the heavy machine has been done, such as the sole plate, bearing caps, pillars, upper and lower cylinder covers, valve chests, and the cylinders have been bored and honed, along with this casting kit I also have, a parts and availability sheet printed 12/7/12 listing all parts available for this engine, and a materials list of all parts not suppled with the casting kit. a great deal of time and effort has been put into the research and machining of this engine, the hard work is done, you will also receive all information and research notes on building the crankshaft, valve timing, and information on silencing the 6a, and all other information I have acquired pertaining to this engine. this is an incomplete kit as it is missing the flywheel or drive shaft coupler as described in the Denison's catalog, and a boiler feed pump as described in this Stuart catalog,so this kit is being sold as is. please check the pictures to see what is included as I do not know what all the parts are that are not machined, so please check the pictures carefully. if you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact me through , and I will try to answer any and all questions that I can. this item is very heavy and will be shipped in two wooden crates free of charge!! this is an excellent start for your steamboat project. any and all parts for this engine are still available through Stuart . and I will include a list of all parts and prices from Stuart. the cost of this casting kit is approximately $3800.00 dollars plus shipping from Great Britain.thank you for viewing and if you need any more pictures or clarification feel free to contact me and I will get back to you as soon as possible, we all have busy lives, but this is a major purchase and I want you to be fully satisfied in the knowledge that you know what you are getting. happy offerding, and for 1 lucky buyer, the smell of steam oil and cinders awaits you,,,, jcos7044
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