Model of a Robinson marine super-heater Header

Made:
1922-1945 in United Kingdom
patentee:
John George Robinson

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Model, scale 1:3, of the header of a fire tube super heater, for use in the uptakes of Scotch marine boilers, patented by J.G. Robinson in 1922, on wooden brackets

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1945-34
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), paint and steel (metal)
Measurements:
on mount: 350 mm x 130 mm x 140 mm, 4.705kg
type:
watercraft
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
credit:
Robinson, M.D.