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Old Jun 09, 2008, 03:02 AM
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Cheddar Puffin steam plant


Hi.
Does anyone out there have a Cheddar models Puffin steam plant for sale.
Sort of not being used or whatever .
will pay a fair price , condition not too important .
Thanks.
Duncan.
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Old Jun 09, 2008, 08:10 AM
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As Stuart now offers the Puffin, and at a hefty price for an oscillator,
http://www.stuartmodels.com/inprod_d...orun/mod_id/96
then I imagine that good condition used ones will earn their owners a pretty good return too...
Old Jun 09, 2008, 10:29 AM
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I've often looked for one of these jewels on Ebay, nothing found.

Tony Green in England has an on line shop for steam engines selling for example
Wilesco, much cheaper (and cheap looking).

There are other makes of serious engines such as Saito in Japan, and the beauties from JMCloup here in France http://jmc.vapeur.free.fr/.

Some say it is fairly easy to build an oscillator without special tools or you could get complicated like here: http://pagesperso-orange.fr/jean-luc...bicylindre.htm

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Old Jun 09, 2008, 07:52 PM
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If you are looking for an oscillator steam plant, take a look at our website. We have a similar steam plant to the puffin for less of a price. These should be available soon if you are not in an immediate hurry to obtain one.

http://monahansteammodels.com
Old Jun 10, 2008, 03:27 AM
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Thanks for the info link.
What would be the shipping costs to the UK please.
Regards.
Duncan.
Old Jun 10, 2008, 11:39 AM
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Those Monahan engines are works of art!
Old Jun 10, 2008, 12:12 PM
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Thank you Kmot for your thoughtful compliments. Many hours of TLC goes into each steam plant.

Duncan

A really really rough over estimate for shipping costs including insurance would be about 150.00 U.S. This is the best I can do for now with out knowing your exact address. There will not be any import duties to pay but your local V.A.T. would still apply once you receive it. We do have distributors in the U.K. so another option would be to buy directly from them. You could avoid the shipping costs. Hope this helps.

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Old Jun 10, 2008, 04:53 PM
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Thanks Nick .
I could get my contact in Texas to take delivery , and send it over to the UK with one of our Machine containers .
I think this is what I will do when the time is right .
which unit would I be looking at for the same power as a Puffin ?
As the steam launch I am looking at was designed with that unit in mind.
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Old Jun 10, 2008, 05:57 PM
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Hi Duncan,

We could probably work something out with you regarding shipping the plant to Texas first.

The range of steam plants that would be a direct replacement for the Puffin, would be our "Mobius" Vertical or Horizontal steam plants. These are intended to work with some of the more popular kits such as the Krick range as well as many others. The larger range Krick boat kits such as the Victoria and Borkum would need the "Mobius" Vertical steam plant. The smaller Krick boat kits such as the Anna and the Alexandria would use our "Cirrus"or "Stratus" Vertical steam plants. Hope this helps.

Regards,

Nick
Old May 29, 2011, 03:27 PM
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Hi.
Does anyone out there have a Cheddar models Puffin steam plant for sale.
Sort of not being used or whatever .
will pay a fair price , condition not too important .
Thanks.
Duncan.
Hi Duncan I have a Puffin Cheddar in new condition, if still interested my email is nakitta.britton@gmail.com
Old May 30, 2011, 03:32 AM
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hey dunc2504

heres a number of my club chairman ( i live in somerset) he owns waverley models 01275 546 772, its surprising what he can get his hands on


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