THE FLAME EATER
The Fantastic Vacuum Engine
With a slight twist of the flywheel, the engine roars to life. The alcohol?flame dances furiously and a lance of fire stabs through the rapidly?working valve. The exhaust-like popping coupled with the clattering of?the valve assembly causes a pleasant commotion that is music to the?ears of those who enjoy the mechanical marvels of man. This is the?exciting ?Vacuum Engine? with a history that goes back to the early?1700s. It is the ultimate in craftsmanship, function and beauty of design.?This engine has a beautiful combination of fine wood grain and black?base. It is highlighted by a polished brass cylinder and crankshaft standard. The?massive flywheel, crank and burner are nickel-plated.?The Flame Eater wood base?measures 6? x 9? and it comes with?an alcohol?burner. Completely assembled, factory-tested and ready to fascinate?you and your audiences with speeds?of over?1,000 RPM. This engine is?perfect for hobbyists, students, collectors, and experimenters.?Completely assembled and ready to run.