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Compressed Air System Efficiency

May 7, 2020 Nigel 0

When I run engines on compressed air I often wonder about the efficiency. A large electric motor driving a piston compressor that is in turn supplying a small engine that is sometimes barely able to [more…]

five cylinder rotary steam engine

Five Cylinder Rotary

March 31, 2017 Nigel 0

This 5 Cylinder Rotary engine took some years from start to finish, a number of those years were down to us moving house and me not locating it after the move. The engine is approximately [more…]

Wood & Metal Beam Engine

September 18, 2016 Nigel 0

I designed and built this Wood & Metal Beam Engine with an intent on making it aesthetically pleasing. I’ve shared some of my design ideas and early sketches in a separate post. The engine was [more…]