John R. Bentley 2010.
Crosshead Guides and Bracket
- for the Stuart Compound Launch Engine -
Be careful here - the drawing shows countersinking on the same side at both ends of the guides.
Actually they should be countersunk on opposite sides compared to opposing ends.
Compound Launch main page
Castings, Materials and Fastenings
Top Cylinder Covers
Lower Cylinder Covers
Crosshead Guides and Bracket (this page)
Connecting Rods and Crossheads
Fittings: Oil Cups
Fittings: Drain Cocks
Fittings: Exchange Pipe, Flanges and Glands
Stephenson Link Reversing Gear (5 pages)
Completing and Erecting the Compound Launch Engine
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