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Boiler and burner repairs/rebuilding. For details regarding construction/material specifications Click here. Bourdon Boiler Works (BBW) is an experienced manufacturer of Stanley boilers with over thirty-five years experience serving the steam car hobby.

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1911 Stanley Steamer | conceptcarz.com

The steam, despite its draw backs, had potential. In 1906, a Stanley car set a land speed record of 127 miles per hour and the following year at Daytona Beach, a Stanley nearly achieved 150 miles per hour. The Stanley Motor Carriage Company was in business until 1924. Their vehicles generated steam in a forward vertical boiler …

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Steam car - Wikipedia

Perhaps the best selling and best known steam car was the Stanley Steamer, produced from 1896 to 1924. Between 1899 and 1905, Stanley outsold all gasoline-powered cars and was second only to the electric cars of the Columbia Automobile Company in the US. It used a compact fire-tube boiler …

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1903 Stanley Steamer Model C | conceptcarz.com

Water had a broader range depending on if the car was a non-condensing or condensing. A non-condensing car went through a gallon of water ever one or two miles. A condensing car was higher, at about 8-12 mpg. The condensing cars reused steam. The non-condensing cars, the early Stanley Steamers, would discharge the used steam out of the car.

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Technical steam car articles - Steam Car Network

Stanley steamers generate steam in drum shaped boilers ranging from 14" to 30" in diameter and from 14" to 18" in height. Similar to a battery the Stanley boiler stores steam energy for later use on demand. Unique in their design, no Stanley boiler has ever been documented to explode.

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Mason Steam engine sizes and specifications - Steam Cars

Jun 26, 2019 · My information on Penney comes from the The Stanley Steamer, America's Legendary Steam Car, by Kit Foster. Yes it is a Stanley Museum publication but it uses period literature, letters, trade journals and other information to back itself up. And yes the museum does have a fair collection of original Stanley information.

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Stanley Steamer - Introduction to Questions and Answers

48 rows · Stanley Specifications 1901 - 1911 Data gathered from internet and various publications. …

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The Stanley Steam Engine - Stanley Motor Carriage

In the case of Stanley boilers the operating pressure is typically 600 PSIG. The most common Stanley boilers are 23" in diameter and stand 14" to 18" in height and weigh in at 400 to 600 pounds dry depending on their height. This size boiler was used in the 20 horsepower Stanley cars …

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Historic Engines - Stanley Steamer

When a Stanley's nominal 600-pound boiler steam is applied to the two 4" diameter pistons nearly 7 tons of force is generated to push against the crank shaft. Both pistons are connected to a common crankshaft that has a 40-tooth gear at the center which mates to the 60-tooth differential gear.

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Stanley Register Online - 1923

Early AACA 1st prize winner. Some modification from orig. specs., but all Stanley hardware. other notes: Hardman record stops at #23593. - - - 2008 Steam Car Tour, Bennington, VT 2010 Steam Car Tour, Camden, ME: chassis 23765 engine model 740 body: current owner 1982, US, CA previous owners: horsepower: 20 boiler: gear ratio: tires: wheelbase

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Stanley Steam Car Boiler Specification

Introduction to Questions and Answers - Stanley Steam Cars

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Technical steam car articles - Steam Car Network

Introduction to Questions and Answers - Stanley Steam Cars

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Steam Engines, Cars, Boilers and Parts - Kimmel Steam

Soulé Steam Engines. Stanley 10hp Boiler. Stanley 20hp Piston Block - For Sale, New. Stanley 20hp-1938 Ford axle. Steam Engine Systems Corporation Test Engine. Steam Sterilizer. Steam Troll prototype - Bill Blake Product Brochure added with Specifications. Stover, Dr. Emory Frank Engine

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Stanley Motor Carriage Company - Wikipedia

Dec 30, 2016 · Stanley Steam Car Boiler Specification. Specifications for 20hp 16" high boiler. The boiler shell is assembled from five separate pieces, consisting of a cylinder, top and bottom tube sheets, and top and bottom bands. The cylinder is ¼" thick and consists of rolled plate with a vertical seam.

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Stanley Specifications 2 - Steam Car

Vehicle Specifications Suppliers Links Website Directory : Instructions for Layout and Tapping Stanley Boilers By Don A. Bourdon, Woodstock, Vermont. Stanley boilers are shipped from Bourdon Boiler Works with two pipe tap openings on the top sheet only. One is in the center and it is tapped to 3/8 NPT. It serves as the steam outlet for the throttle.

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Full Steam Ahead! | Hemmings

1906 STANLEY STEAMER The Stanleys were steam-car pioneers: They sold their photo-plate business to Eastman Kodak in 1897 and quickly turned their attention to building steam-powered cars. The two-cylinder slide-valve engine was connected directly to the rear axle; there was no transmission.

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Stanley Steam Car Power Water Pumps

Stanley steam cars have always relied on a pair of piston pumps to supply water to the boiler. The power water pumps only operate when the car is in motion as they are driven off the rear axle of the car (on early Stanleys the pumps were driven from the engine crosshead).

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Serpollet on Steam Generators and - Steam Car Network

Jul 04, 2016 · Serpollet on Steam Generators and Steam Motors for Automobiles-Part 1. Condensed from a report to the Third International Automobile Congress, held at Milan 24th-29th, May, 1906. When sending a copy of this report, Mr Thos. Hindle states : "It is evident that the Steam Car would not have languished….had Leon Serpollet lived.

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Steam Cars And Parts For Sale - Steam Car Network

Jun 04, 2021 · Stanley steam engine and parts. Hello all, I have what i think is a 1920 to 1924 Stanley steam engine, boiler and rear end. This is a project vehicle I bought a few years ago. Its all in a 1949 Studebaker truck. I lubricated and jacked up the vehicle and ran it on compressed air. It runs good in both forward and reverse.

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Stanley Steamer -- Technical Information

The Stanley Steam Engine - Stanley Motor Carriage Company

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