Marine Compound Engine

February 2010.


John R. Bentley 2010.

Machining the
Crosshead Guides and Bracket
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Crosshead Guides

















































































Be careful here - the drawing shows countersinking on the same side at both ends of the guides. Actually they should countersunk on opposite sides compared to opposing ends











































Compound Launch main page

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Castings, Materials and Fastenings

Soleplate

Cylinder Block

Top Cylinder Covers

Lower Cylinder Covers

Steam Chests

                 Crosshead Guides and Bracket (this page)

Crankshaft

Eccentrics

Flywheel

Connecting Rods and Crossheads

Main Bearings

Pistons

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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