Stirling engine is powered by air expanding with heat and air contracting with cold.
This is an external combustion engine,to burn the fuel continuously,the expanding air(or Helium)will work as a media to run the piston,then the expanding air will be cooled in cold chamber,it will be repeatedly circulating this process.
Name:Stirling Engine Model
Safe start up steps:
1.Put the engine model on the horizontal position.
2.Gently turn the flywheel to check if it rotate smoothly;if there is a strong feeling of jerky,please check if the rod connects properly.Then gently turn the flywheel until it rotates smoothly.
3.Put hot water into a container,then put the engine's button plate(great circle)on the container(or on any other heater which does not exceed 80℃);After few seconds, turn the flywheel gently until it can rotate automatically.
Safe end step:
After the end,please pour out the water,to avoid anything be wet by accidentally.
-This engine is perfectly for kids over 12 years old.
-This item is operating by steam, when the steam too much, the engine will stop working.
1 x Stirling Engine model