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Midwest Model VI Steam Engine Kit
Midwest Model VI Steam Engine Kit
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This is a Heritage Model VI Steam Engine Kit from Midwest.
This is perfect for someone looking for live steam power for their boat.
Designed for the Midwest Fantail Launch II (#958) and suitable for
other boats up to 24" in length.

**Requires soldering with propane torch, not recommended for children.**


Mainframe and cylinder are bronze
Boiler made of silver-soldered brass & copper with mahogany lagging
Boiler includes pressure-relief valve
Brass piston, connecting rod, and flywheel
Stainless steel driveshaft, crankpin, and springs
Runs on sterno - typically for 30 minutes


One Heritage Steam Engine Kit


Solder and propane torch
STERNO fuel (not carried), oil to lubricate parts and water for steam


Overall- Length: 5" Width: 3" Height: 7"
Mainframe- Bore: 9/32" Stroke: "

JAL 1/5/00
updt jxs 7/30/08

– If you need more information, use these Midwest resources –
Email: customerservice@midwestproducts.com
Web Site: http://www.midwestproducts.com/
Phone: 800-348-3497
  Postal Address:
PO BOX 564
HOBART, IN 46342

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