Mamod TE1A Live Steam Traction Engine, Ready Built Working Model - Great Fun. Latest News: Rubber tyres are now fitted as standard, giving greater traction and protection against damage. Without steam, the Industrial Revolution would not have happened.Made in Britain, home of steam engine fathers Savery, Newcomen, and Watt, this super working steam traction engine replicates a 1930s design. The Mamod TE1A is highly detailed, built of heavy-gauge steel and brass with a green painted brass boiler, water level gauge and safety valve. Comes complete with removable canopy and steering extension rod. The spoked diecast flywheel runs a drive belt connected to the rear wheel.
Exhaust steam is vented to the chimney for added realism. All you need is water! Recommended Age 14+ or with supervision.
Supplied complete with funnel, oil and fuel tablets. Dimensions: 270 x 137 x 178 mm. History Mamod was founded in Birmingham, U. By Geoffrey Malins in the late 1930's.Mamod initially made model stationary live steam engines, progressing to road rollers, traction engines and roadsters over the years. Their reputation for excellence has been built up over 50 years. All models are tested to strict standards and safety valves control the working pressures of all units.
The Mamod range is broad, obtainable in pre-assembled or kit form to give variety and choice. Unlike Mamod steam engines of yester years which used methylated spirits as fuel, nowadays solid fuel tablets are used which is much safer.Video will open in a new window. The item "Mamod TE1A Live Steam Traction Engine, Ready Built Working Model Great Fun" is in sale since Tuesday, December 2, 2014. This item is in the category "Toys & Games\Steam". The seller is "arrowmodels" and is located in Scarborough. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Chile.