Steam-powered Motorbike in Kit Form or Ready Built
NOW from £179.00
Get My Motor Runnin, Headin up the Highway...
Everyone knows the real star of Easy Rider was Peter Fondas chopped hog Harley Davidson.But in a parallel universe? Maybe a steam-powered version like this fascinating model.
Precision in miniature (only 6" long) its a piece of exquisite engineering with the designers following that maths teachers instruction Please show all working. In fact it demonstrates the beautiful simplicity of basic steam power.
A dry fuel cell heats the water in the flask and the steam expands down the brass pipe to power the tiny single piston. Finally drive is by belt to the back wheel.
Intricately detailed, note the tiny brass exhaust pipe, it chuffs along happily - supported by its stabilisers - for about 5 minutes per water filling.
Our steam motor cycle is available ready assembled or in (irresistible) kit form in which all parts are ready to assemble - a satisfying undertaking that should take approximately 3-4 hrs. Born to be wild...
Additional fuel tablets.
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