Introduction: Steam Siren Plans

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This will tell you how to make one

Step 1: Making the Rotor

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Cut the slots facing inward at a 45degree angle

Step 2: Making the Stator

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Cut the slots at the OPPOSITE 45 degree angle

Step 3: The Horn and Body

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When the steam comes in it is cut with a saw toothed edge disc( not shown ), for the air to go around and then into the stator to make the rotor spin( similar to a hero engine

Don't forget the whistle valve

Step 4: Your Done!!!

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Here is your finished steam siren


Sirenman01 (author)2017-08-19

The first steam sirens were used on steamboats or ferries, as a collision alarm signal

Sirenman01 (author)2017-08-19

I am currently buying a steam siren on eBay to look at so that I can build my own siren correctly

Swansong (author)2017-08-07

That's a neat design idea :) I'd love to see a video of the finished project in use.

Sirenman01 (author)Swansong2017-08-07

this siren uses and exact copy but much larger!!

Sirenman01 (author)2017-08-06

it can run on steam or air!!!!

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Bio: My names Tim and I love to create sirens and other noisemakers of all types
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