A steam model with many technical features including a handfeed waterpump.The steam engine can now be filled with water while in operation. The condensed water is lead into a tray which is hidden behind the fire box, therefore the steam escapes life-like through the chimney. Equipped with new smaller pressure gauge combined with a valve. This is a technically, sophisticated and efficient steam engine, with black, brass and dark red finish. Highly polished brass boiler (2 3/4"D, 8"L boiler capacity 530cm3) sight glass as water level indicator, water drain tap, spring loaded safety valve, steam whistle with chain, pressure gauge, hand wheel shut-off valve for steam, boiler housing in red, two gangways with gallery rail and ladders. This unit is situated on a raised metal base with double acting reversible brass cylinder, steam jet oiler lubricator and flywheel (3"D) with grooved pulley. Black colored metal base measures 13 1/2"L x 11 1/2"W x 12 1/2"H (including smokestack). This superb model also makes an attractive showpiece for any cupboard, glass case or desk. Fired by solid fuel.