The beam-engine of mr Watt

 

watt

The first Watt- engine, a Newcomen with an added external condensor. With this added condensor the efficiency was doubled.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

watt rotative

 

 

 

A beautiful engraving of a rotating Watt-engine, cast-steel beam, sun and planet gear, parallel motion, all of the inventions of Watt are there.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

rotatingwatt

Rotating engine. In the animation we see expansion of steam, so this is not a Watt-engine. Watt was very afraid of high-tension steam.

However, without the expansion this could be an animation of a rotating Watt-engine.