” The Cathedral 2 ” Steampunk Hot Air Engine no 7

Posted by on Sep 26, 2012 in Videos | 15 comments

Engine no 7, The Cathedral After the challenge of building engines 1 6 I felt that I might be able to build a double hot-air engine and the result is the Cathedral. The hot-air engines of this machine are aligned with a bronze flywheel weighing about 3 kg. The cooling and engine plates are made of segments from a large bronze flange, found at the scrap dealers. I paid a lot of attention to the design. (This model has been streamlined and the bolts and nuts are invisible) I called this engine The Cathedral because of its height and its pillars. It has become a very stable running engine with...

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” The Cathedral 1 ” Steampunk Stirling Hot Air Engine

Posted by on Jun 23, 2012 in Videos | 19 comments

Engine no 7, ‘The Cathedral’ After the challenge of building engines 1 — 6 I felt that I might be able to build a double hot-air engine and the result is the ‘Cathedral’. The hot-air engines of this machine are aligned with a bronze flywheel weighing about 3 kg. The cooling and engine plates are made of segments from a large bronze flange, found at the scrap dealer’s. I paid a lot of attention to the design. (This model has been streamlined and the bolts and nuts are invisible) I called this engine ‘The Cathedral’ because of its height and its...

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