Antique Geryk vacuum pump of substantial construction and comprising fly wheel with operating handle to crank, reciprocating connecting rod, rocking beam, multi – chamber part oil filled vacuum cylinder with filler port, vacuum tube.
All set on a heavy cast iron base with maker’s plate marked “Geryk Vacuum Pump Ref No 0/12642, Pulsometer Engineering Co Ltd, London & Reading.”
Very evocative of steam engines and the industrial revolution, a machine that is more than just a curio, now restored to full working condition and capable of drawing a very good vacuum.
Great aesthetics and certainly useable, this Geryk vacuum pump is an early and scarce item. A collector’s piece.
Dimensions: 23″ high x 12″ wide x 6 1/2″ deep
Stock No: SI0862