1902 Corliss Tandem Engine Video
Watch a 1902 Corliss tandem compound steam engine built by J. & W. McNaught Ltd.
Watch Elsie, a huge Corliss run in this clip featuring a tandem compound steam engine which means, both the low and the high-pressure cylinder are working in line on the same piston rod with a single crank. The engine dates from 1902 and was built by J. & W. McNaught Ltd, the Corliss specialists at Rochdale. She could do 180hp @ 75rpm and was able to drive up to 1000 looms.
Filmed in 2013 at the Bolton Steam Museum, this video includes educational infographics with technical details and thorough labeling.
Avery Assembly Line Lessons
Black and white factory photographs show employees creating Avery engines using a variety of metal fabrication equipment.
Tracing the Career of Frank M. Underwood Part 4
Check out the next section of the Sandusky Automobile Co. — part four of an ongoing series about F.M. Underwood.
International Harvester 20HP Video
Watch a big and noisy 20 HP IHC hit and miss while running at low load conditions, missing more than hitting.