Featuring the Best Pricing on the Web for Wilesco, Mamod, Cheddar, Jensen Steam Engines, Tucher & Walther, SteamCo and Esbit fuel

Featuring the Best Pricing on the Web for Wilesco, Mamod, Cheddar, Jensen Steam Engines, Tucher & Walther, SteamCo and Esbit fuel.
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Jenson - Throughout Jensen live steam engine's 71 year history they have never wavered in their goal to make the finest, ready-to-run, stationary model Steam Engines & Power Generating Plants in the world. The Jensen Company's longevity and continued growth attest to meeting these challenges. They are the last remaining toy steam engine American manufacturer and are still well known for their hand craftsmanship. Jensen's attention to quality and detail makes their legendary toy steam engines highly prized by the hobbyist and collector.

 
Mamod - The Mamod Factory Working Steam Models recapture the excitement of that era giving immediate enjoyment and fun. Fire from safe solid fuel tablets, the boilers of Mamod steam cars soon reach working pressure and you quickly experience the joys of steam in action. Constructed from heavy gauge steel and brass Mamod steam cars and steam engines follow the traditional style and quality engineering of the original steam pioneers, such as Watt, Brunel and Trevithick, resulting in robust units that will last for years. Mamod's reputation for excellence has been built up over 50 years. All toy steam engines are tested to strict standards and safety valves control the working pressures of all units. The Mamod range is broad, obtainable in pre-assembled or kit form to give variety and choice. Some of the most popular Mamod steam cars are the 1319BT Brooklands Tourer, Mamod 1404 Fire Engine FE1, LB1 London Bus, DV1 Delivery Van, Mamod1402 Steam Roller, 1403 Four-seater Limousine, and the full line of stationary steam engines.

 
Tucher + Walther - For your collection... an authentic tin toy from Tucher & Walther of Germany. For generations, the German toy makers have been delighting the world with their tin toys. Using tools, machines and traditions from the past, Tucher & Walther are producing toys as they have since 1900's. All items are made of sheets of metal, which are cut, punched, stamped and curved. The pieces are then soldered, washed, dried and colored. The toys are then Hand painted. Each Tucher & Walther handmade toy is produced in a limited numbered edition and comes with a hand signed certificate of authenticity.

 
PM Research - PM Research was incorporated in 1973 in Arkport, NY, by Gary Bastian and Paul Vossler. Their first product was a line of portable gasoline engine driven permanent magnet generators. In 1978 they moved to Wellsville, NY which is located in Allegany County and is the least populated county in the state. They later began fabrication and vacuum forming of plastic parts. In 1985 they expanded their building and decided they would like to give their children the opportunity to learn to run some of the shop equipment. This led them to design and make castings for a small model steam engine. Their original #1A aluminum engine was a replica of an 1880's steam drilling engine. This same engine is now offered as #1BI with bronze and cast iron castings. They made up some kits and headed to a local steam show, where they quickly sold out of everything they had taken. They decided to continue expanding this line with more model steam engines, boilers, and accessories. In 1993 they introduced the EL-1, engine lathe kit. This was the beginning of their line of model machine shop tools which has grown to include an arbor press, bench grinder, crank shaper, drill press, milling machine, table saw and wood lathe. In 1995 they purchased Solar Engines from Ed and Jeanette Morgan of Phoenix, AZ; and in 1996 they began production and marketing of the Solar-4 sun runner and other Stirling cycle engines. In 2006 they introduced the DYN-1 dynamo kit, Model 8M twin cylinder oscillating marine engine, and a line of model tapered pipe fittings. They currently have over 30 models and are continuing to develop new products. Even though we know them best for their engine product line, they are also well known in the aviation industry through their line of radome boots and leading edge erosion protection tapes.

 
Wilesco - Wilesco live steam engines though traditional toys from yesteryear, are today more popular than ever before. All of the Wilesco steam engines demonstrate clearly the basic change of energy in one form to that of another. The toy steam engine converts heat into mechanical energy via water. This process was used on large scale in the early 19th century to produce power. Wilesco steam engines cater to this ageless interest in demonstrating the basic principles of changing heat into mechanical power. The Wilesco company was founded in 1912 by Mr. Wilhelm Schröder and Mr. Ernst Wortmann. Right at the beginning the company manufactured aluminum cutlery and carving sets. Wilesco started manufacturing stationary steam engines and accessories in 1950. As many customers were already buying the household toys, the steam engines succeeded very quickly in gaining their own market share. The Company added the famous steam roller "Old-Smoky" to this range in 1966. With this particular technical development, They succeeded in entering further into the toy and hobby market. Today the steam engine production accounts for about 50% of their sales. The Wilesco fire truck D305 (fire engines) is one of the most popular traction engines. The Company supplies their stationary steam engines and traction steam engines like the famous fire engines all over the globe, especially the toy and hobby range. Today Wilesco is the world's largest manufacturer of toy steam engines.

 
Boehm Stirling Engines - Boehm engines have delivered over hundreds of Stirling motors in recent years. Customers are enthusiastic about the high quality. It's Boehm's passion to provide the customer with the best quality Stirling models made. Boehm offers high quality Stirling motors each made of top materials on computer controlled machines to ensure long life. Hermann Boehm who holds all rights on these models, states he will invent a new model every year.

 
Esbit - The success story of the brand Esbit® began in 1936 when the solid fuel tablets were invented by Erich Schumm. Esbit Companies GmbH was founded in Hamburg / Germany.

 
SteamCo - Steamco Engines is a family run business that has been producing live Model Steam Engines for over ten years. They have sold thousands steam engines in Australia and around the world. Steamco takes great pleasure in going online to release their steam engine product range to the rest of the world. Being a small engineering firm, great care is taken in building these unique hand crafted model steam engines.

 
Hielscher - Hielscher has developed some of the smallest steam engines in the world. Everything that collectors and fans could possibly hope for in a steam model is brought together with Hielscher, including unique nostalgic items, hand finished replicas, construction kits and much more. The development and construction of our own products in model form such as the Wuppertal Suspension Railway in H0 (1:87) and N (1:160) gauges, and of Stirling engines, vacuum engines, live steam locomotives, also in H0 (1:87) and G, I gauges, is once again running at full speed ahead. And the common denominator is Technical Toys.

 
Schuco - SCHUCO, the legendary toy manufacturer, which was founded in 1912 by Heinrich Müller together with the salesman, Heinrich Schreyer, with the name Schreyer & Co, became famous on account of its toy cars manufactured in the `30s, `40s and `50s, many of which were patented. After an eventful time in the `70s and `80s, the Schuco brand became a member of the SIMBA-DICKIE-GROUP based in Fürth, Germany, in 1999. The SCHUCO brand is blossoming again as part of the SIMBA-DICKIE-GROUP, which is a major company in the toy industry with an annual turnover of approximately 370 million euro. Other aspects of Schuco¿s renewed success can be attributed to the inclusion of many new product groups and the creative and innovative policies applied to Schuco various ranges.

 
Marklin - In 1859, when tin smith Theodor Friedrich Wilhelm Marklin (Märklin) (1817-1866) made his decision to start producing doll's house accessories of lacquered tinplate, you can be sure Marklin had no idea he was founding a firm of world renown. By 1906 Marklin (Märklin) had caused a stir at the Leipzig Spring Fair by putting on show a clock-work-driven train that ran on rails. Marklin was the first and biggest toy factory in the world. Today they are most famous for Marklin trains. Some of the best quality toy trains in the world.

 
Krick Models - Krick ¿ Quality made German boats and live steam engines. Krick models produce some nice steam launches for use with live steam engines.

 
Monahan Steam Models - Monahan is the newest company in marine live steam engines. Monahan steam models have some of the best and most precise designs of the modern era of steam engines. They are truly hand crafted precision steam models.

 
Wiggers - Wiggers Stirling Hot Air Model Engines began in 1977 - originally with hobby steam model engineering. Through many years of professional know-how and experience in model engineering Wiggers wants to pass on a founded basic knowledge of model engineering development, building replicas of old originals as well as drawings and manual instructions to the experienced model engineer or to the talented new-comer.

 
Maier Mechanic - Maier Mechanic is a German based company that produces miniature gas powered engines operated with by butane and a piezo magneto. The butane gas allows the engine model to be run in the house without the worry of fumes. The piezo magneto is an ingenious way to create a spark for the spark ignition on a small reciprocating engine. These butane engine models are small masterpieces of German engineering.

 
Maxitrak - Maxitrak was founded in the summer of 1978. All of the Maixitrak railway locomotives are capable of hauling passengers. They also supply a range of rolling stock and track/points suitable for garden, club or light commercial use. For Road vehicle enthusiasts, there are two large Traction Engines and a Steam Lorry. These are complemented by a series of three 1 inch scale Burrell Traction Engines and fully radio controlled Atkinson and Super Sentinel Steam Wagons.

 
Conley Precision Models - Conley Precision At Conley Precision Engines, my motto is ¿Perfection is almost good enough¿. This is a motto that I try to live by. I found that it is better to explain a delay than apologize for the quality of workmanship. Conley is in production of a line of ¼ scale V-8 engines. Conley¿s current engine sports the Stinger 609 name badge (6.09 cubic inches or almost 100 cc) and is the culmination of almost 30 years of knowledge gained in the designing and construction of model engines.

 
Struass Toys - Struass Toys After 50 years Strauss Toys Company makes and revives the "Strenco" brand. A Golden Jubilee Robot is presented on the International Toy Fair in Nuremberg. See the steam powered robot that was released in 2008.

 
Bix Burners - Bix Burners are made in England. They allow you to operate most steam models with the use of butane fuel rather than Esbit fuel.

 
Markie Steam Models - Markie Precision Working Models Established as Engineers ¿ 1946. These museum quality engines are hand made in England. Please allow 3 months for production.

 
Stuart Models - Stuart Models are the oldest company in the world still producing a range of model steam engines. The business was established in 1898 with the founding principals of quality, service and commitment which have, to this very day, remained unchanged. Whether you are a modeler, a collector or simply some one with an eye for quality, we hope you will enjoy looking through our website and hope we can be of assistance in the future.

 
Classic Motors - They offer antique scale model engines from the pioneer days of engineering. The engines are suitable for airplanes, ships, cars as well as simply stationary engines for display. Here you can find casting kits for one cylinder engines for beginners as well as multi cylinder engines for the experienced model engine builder. Nearly all of them are petrol four stroke engines. Finished engines in museum quality are available on request.

 
Liney Steam Engines - Liney designs and builds quality air and steam powered engines for the sake of their beauty as a machine. While they run very well, and some of them could certainly be put to work, they are primarily works of art. For the machinists out there, Liney offers complete schematics for all our engines, as well as kits containing all the metal stock and hardware you will need to machine your own.

 
Noch Train Layouts - Noch Trains offers more than 1.000 products for the model railway hobby including a vast selection of high quality landscaping materials and accessories. Noch is most famous for their Z Scale Briefcase Layouts.

 
Carl Stirling Engines - Carl Low Temperature Stirling Engines Their LTD (Low Temperature Difference) Stirling Engines run on any warm surface (i.e. a cup of coffee, TV, computer monitor, a human hand, etc.). They simply require a small difference in temperatures. They work both ways, so they'll run backwards when placed on a cold surface (i.e. snow or ice). These engines are a great gift for any person, who likes technology or physics.

 
D.R. Mercer Steam Engines - D.R. Mercer Steam Engines Made individually by one man in England.

 
Thul Hand Made Tin Toys - Thul Hand made and numbered by one master craftsman in Germany.

 
Blechspielzeug Stirling Engines - Each piece is individually Hand made in Germany by one man. Cast flywheels and other parts.

 
MSS Steam Toys - MSS Steam engines are English made steam powered trains and trucks.

 
Hog Stirling Engines - Hog Stirling engines are precision stirling engines made in Germany.

 
UMS Technologies Stirling Engines - UMS Technologies Ltd. UMS Technologies was established in the year 1957. It started manufacturing electronic products and precision components. Recently, UMS Technologies Ltd has been specializing in the manufacturing of very high precision aerospace components, Steam Engines and Stirling model engines.
 

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