5 Inch Gauge Sweet Pea

5 Inch Gauge Sweet Pea

Ref: 5 Inch gauge Sweet Pea


An exceptional "Sweet Pea", built by a fine engineer,  Completed in 2002, the engine has been steamed

Silver-soldered copper boiler, twin superheaters, feed by axle pump and injector with auxiliary hand pump beneath cab. The injector water is fed from the tender, axle pump

Gun metal cylinders with slide valves actuated by modified Hackworth valve gear with pole reverser in cab. Twin mechanical lubricators. Drain cocks rod operated from cab. The design for the valve gear modification was published in "Engineering in Miniature" some years ago - the builder made the standard Hackworth slider and die block assembly as drawn (and which is supplied with the engine) before making and fitting the modified version.

Four wheeled tender  Kit available with the locomotive also drawings and receipts.


This item has been sold. Please contact us with your requirements.


Reference:5 Inch gauge Sweet Pea
Model Number:SD.25
Gauge:5 inch gauge
Boiler Certificate:yes
Hydraulic Test:yes
Click on images to enlargeClick on images to enlarge

Additional Images