Pound £6,995 Hunslet 'waril' class JACK Ashford

Published date: July 29, 2019
Modified date: August 1, 2019
  • Location: Ashford, Ashford, Kent, United Kingdom

This is the locomotive that Maxitrak based their version on.

It has a tig welded copper boiler by Steam technology, all original angles paperwork plus current southern federation hydraulic until 2023 and steam until 2020.

This locomotive has Over last winter received

New Twin lubricators, twin 3 cock gauge glasses. new pistons, rings, piston rods, valves, valve spindles, axles boxes, wheels profiled, crank webs, crank pins, return cranks, combination lever, weigh shaft, lifting links, all with new die blocks.

Excellent mechanical order and condition.
Runs equally well forward and reverse, will notch up to just off mid gear in both directions.

Hand pump, axle pump 2 injectors (both work very well, one large one small)

Will pull just about anything you put behind it, steams very freely, weighs in at 105kg. this is over 25kg heavier than the commercially available one which in kit form (unpainted)costs over £12k!!! and ready to run it comes in at £16,000 this is a bargain.

Video of JACK running at RMMES

Collection only, possible delivery within 150 miles of Ashford for cost of fuel. Will steam for any genuine buyer.


Listed elsewhere I reserve the right to end the auction early.
On 29-Jul-19 at 00:31:14 BST, seller added the following information:
Also new is a highly efficient rosebud grate, with new Stainless Steel ashpan assembly.

Sale to include a custom made transfer crate, which holds JACK securely in place whilst allowing easy slide movement due to the fitted transfer bearings. This makes it exceptionally easy to transfer from a hydraulic lifting trolley to car / van boot.

Please note that payment would-be preferred as cash on delivery or bank transfer due to the high PayPal fees. Thanks for your understanding

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