Dimensions of the Model steam engine "Donatus". Build your own steam system with the Donatus steam engine model kit. It includes all parts needed to build a steam system. It features an angle valve for regulating the steam supply. The steam engine also features a bevel gear propelled centrifugal governor which actuates a control valve via linkage.
Control the speed of the steam engine with a spring and adjusting ring. A feed-water pump is also located on the machines baseplate. And lets not forget the heart of the steam system, the beautiful Donatus steam engine. All thats missing to operate this steam system is a suitable tank or compressed air. The steam engines cylinder is made from brass, the piston and the spool valve piston are made from bronze.
The 140mm flywheel is made from very clean cast steel casting. Aluminium pipes are used as the steam engines posts, great for polishing. All other parts are made from brass as established in steam models.The baseplate can be ordered as an unfinished board blank or with CNC-milled tile pattern. Building the material kit for the "Donatus" steam engine only require a few tools.
A lathe and a small power drill will do. Your lathe should be large enough to overwind the outside of an 140mm flywheel. You should also have a gas torch for soft soldering larger parts. You will also need M2 and M3 screw taps and M2 and M3 threading dies, reamers 3H7, 6H7, 8H7, files and a drill bit set.Raw materials for turned parts. Unfinished casting for the flywheels. Milled and rough-turned belt pulley. All the required screws, nuts, gears and ball bearings. Drawings steam engine columns'Donatus' (19 pages) and assembly instructions (6 pages).
Height with base plate: 280mm. Length with base plate: 150mm. Width with base plate: 160mm.
The item "Model column steam engine Donatus premilled material kit" is in sale since Thursday, July 21, 2016. This item is in the category "Toys, Hobbies\Powered Toys\Steam Powered". The seller is "bengs-modellbau" and is located in Bückeburg. This item can be shipped worldwide.