You may already know that hundreds of images from the IMechE archive are available online, but did you know that you can order unique gifts featuring these images?

Parsons on a cushion
Charles Parsons’ original design for a turbine blade (cushion)

Whether it’s a print, place mat, mug, jigsaw or coaster, these make excellent (and surprising) gifts for engineers and engineering enthusiasts. To take a piece of the IMechE archive home, simply choose your image, then choose your format.

Stevenson Jigsaw
A letter by George Stephenson (jigsaw)

Here are some more of our favourite gift ideas:

A poster of the Whittle jet propulsion gas turbine

A mug featuring a Lanchester blueprint

A greetings card featuring Trevithick’s dredging machine

A photographic print ‘testing of a vacuum by weight’ from IMechE library’s oldest book

A framed print of the Novelty, Rocket and Sans Pareil steam locomotives

Photo Print Lion
Workshop during the assembly of Lion engines (photographic print)

Browse the full range: https://www.prints-online.com/inst-mechanical-engineers

Archive, Institution of Mechanical Engineers


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