By continuing to use this site, you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more
Forum sponsored by:
Forum sponsored by Allendale Nov 29

An engine to watch

All Topics | Latest Posts

Search for:  in Thread Title in  
AdrianR22/03/2019 17:10:07
103 forum posts

This is a beautiful model engine to watch. Vibrating lever engine

Phil H122/03/2019 17:34:41
162 forum posts
17 photos

Lovely engine, thanks for posting the link.

Phil H

Nimble22/03/2019 19:37:44
22 forum posts

The Beauty of this engine cannot match the engineering quality! of this beauty seen at Invercargill by the current owners of Bert Monroe's Indian world record motor cycle. .

New Zealand No 8 wire technology at its best.


AdrianR23/03/2019 08:07:24
103 forum posts


Here is another link for that engine Norman Hayes Engine It explains what it is made from. I think any engine I make looks more like Norman's than like the museum quality model in my link

Edited By AdrianR on 23/03/2019 08:08:52

Ian S C23/03/2019 11:17:18
7262 forum posts
227 photos

I knew the bloke who mainly built the Hayes motor, Jim Stuart lived just behind my place in Riverton, and worked at Haye;s workshop in Invercargill. I think that when I first saw it the beam was made of wood, as well as it having a wooden piston, but each time I saw it changes had been made, I suppose that now it's sort of in it's final state.

Ian S C

AdrianR23/03/2019 15:45:52
103 forum posts

Hi Ian,

New Zealand has another engine that interests me, Richard Pearse built it in 1902 for his flying machine.

All Topics | Latest Posts

Please login to post a reply.

Magazine Locator

Want the latest issue of Model Engineer or Model Engineers' Workshop? Use our magazine locator links to find your nearest stockist!

Find Model Engineer & Model Engineers' Workshop

Latest Forum Posts
Support Our Partners
Eccentric Engineering
Eccentric July 5 2018
Allendale Electronics
TRANSWAVE Converters
Subscription Offer

Latest "For Sale" Ads
Latest "Wanted" Ads
Get In Touch!

Do you want to contact the Model Engineer and Model Engineers' Workshop team?

You can contact us by phone, mail or email about the magazines including becoming a contributor, submitting reader's letters or making queries about articles. You can also get in touch about this website, advertising or other general issues.

Click THIS LINK for full contact details.

For subscription issues please see THIS LINK.

Digital Back Issues

Social Media online

'Like' us on Facebook
Follow us on Facebook

Follow us on Twitter
 Twitter Logo

Pin us on Pinterest