First taste of steam for the MODEL TRIPLE EXPANSION ENGINE

by John

I made a video of this first run, but I am experiencing great frustration uploading it, due to our totally pathetic Internet speeds here in Australia.  I will include it later in this post, but the resolution is way down.  I will upload a higher res version next weekend.

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Stuart Tankard’s superb gas fired vertical boiler, was also getting its first run powering a steam engine.

2 setup.JPG

We did not connect the condenser until later.

OK, so here is the video.  Again, apologies for the low res quality.