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Dale Courtney & Frankenfield Balanced Slide Valve 1883

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Posted 4 years ago

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NobiWann
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I recently purchased what I think is a model of a steam engine and how it operates. The only writing on the object is "Deal Courtney & Frankenfield Balanced Slide Valve Pat. Aug. 14 1883." I would just like to know a little more about the history of this object and what it may have been used for. I know it's related to steam power in some way. It's approx. 2ft. long with an 11 inch flywheel and the valve is approx. 5in.

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Noble Annan

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  1. Pop_abides Pop_abides, 4 years ago
    May I ask why you deleted what I post to you? If you don't want to hear what people say then why are you here?
  2. NobiWann, 4 years ago
    Sorry, I didn't mean to delete your post.
  3. Pop_abides Pop_abides, 4 years ago
    Again, can you telll us what is blocked out in the first picture? Does this have any place to hook up anything and finally could we get a picture of the other side? Thanks for helping us help you.

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