Self-Pitching Propeller, Final Two-Bladed Experimental Development

Made:
1982 in Petworth
maker:
Science Museum, Workshops
,
Woodcoxon Engineering Limited
and
Admiralty Marine Technology Establishment, Haslar
designer:
Coxon, Christopher John
and
Coxon, Christopher John
and

Self pitching propeller, final two-bladed experimental development, designed and made by Christopher John Coxon and made by Woodcoxon Engineering Limited, Petworth, West Sussex, England and tested by Admiralty Marine Technology Establishment, Haslar, Gosport, Hampshire, England, 1982. On teak display stand by Science Museum Workshops, South Kensington, London, England, 2000-2001. This two-bladed self pitching propeller was originally designed by John R. Coxon, Petworth, West Sussex, England, 1977 and made by Woodcoxon Engineering Limited, Petworth, West Sussex, England, 1978-1979, tested and certified by Admiralty Marine Technology Establishment, Haslar, Gosport, Hampshire, England, 1978-1979.

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
2014-362
Materials:
bronze (copper, tin alloy), stainless steel (marine grade 316) and teak (wood)
Measurements:
overall (est.): 350 mm x 320 mm x 300 mm,
type:
propeller
taxonomy:
  • component - object
credit:
J R Coxon