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Peake Engines Major stationary steam engine

2009
Serial No 37






To quote the maker's manual:

About MAJOR
Major is the big brother of Micro and Minor and is made in the workshop of Ben Peak. It is a single acting oscillating steam engine made of steel, stainless steel, brass, copper and a piece of treated pine. Listed below are the specifications of this well proportioned engine:
Stroke Length 12.7mm (1/2 inch)
Bore 6.35mm (1/4 inch)
Flywheel Diameter 36mm (1.42 Inches)

There may be some variation in these measurements as these engines are carefully handmade in small batches.

There's little I can add to that.

The bottom picture on the left is a scan of a "Certificate of Authenticity" quoting serial number 37. As far as I know, however, it is not a limited edition.

Make Model Made Description Cylinders Cylinder Type
Peake Engines Major 2009 Stationary Engine 1 Single acting
Piston Diam mm Stroke mm Valve Type Boiler Type Fuel Mechanical Condition
6.35 12.7 Oscillating Cylinder

Good
Cosmetic Condition Paintwork Packaging Purchased Purchase cost Additional cost
Good Original
October 2011 50.00