A museum quality hand-built engineer's 1:4 scale model of a 1917 Bentley BR2 Rotary Engine

Summary

  • Type 
    Toys & Games
  • Lot number 
    86
  • Location

Description

A museum quality hand-built engineer's 1:4 scale model of a 1917 Bentley BR2 Rotary Engine, this precision engineered working model has been manufactured and constructed in its entirety by a retired aircraft engineer over a period of nearly three years. Apart from the nuts and bolts every metal piece has been scratch-built, using the drawings in the book L.K. Blackmore: Bentley BR2 building the one quarter scale working replica; mounted on a display stand, on a wooden base with a Perspex cover.