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    Engines

    Post by Adam Mint on Fri 9 Nov 2012 - 18:26

    The Napier Deltic



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    Re: Engines

    Post by 3rdforum on Fri 9 Nov 2012 - 18:41

    You got an engineering background AM??






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    Re: Engines

    Post by Gypsy on Fri 9 Nov 2012 - 18:41

    Looks like R2D2 after 1 pint too many.
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    Post by Campbell Brodie on Fri 9 Nov 2012 - 18:50

    Rolls-Royce Olympus prototype Concorde engine...
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    Post by Campbell Brodie on Fri 9 Nov 2012 - 18:54

    I can't remember what this one was called but it's a beauty. It's at the airplane museum at East Fortune...

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    Re: Engines

    Post by Mcqueen on Fri 9 Nov 2012 - 18:56

    Could be a Pratt and Whitney
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    Post by 3rdforum on Fri 9 Nov 2012 - 19:09

    I knew that!






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    Post by Campbell Brodie on Fri 9 Nov 2012 - 19:10

    Mcqueen wrote:Could be a Pratt and Whitney

    Which of these is it?
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    Re: Engines

    Post by Adam Mint on Fri 9 Nov 2012 - 19:26

    Think I recall seeing the engine you photographed at East Fortune in the Chambers St Museum Edinburgh when I was a kid...

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    Post by Mcqueen on Fri 9 Nov 2012 - 19:41

    I think one was responsable for the manchester air disaster, Engine threw a blade and ruptured the fuel tank,
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    Re: Engines

    Post by Adam Mint on Sun 11 Nov 2012 - 18:54

    The Wartsila-Sulzer RTA96-C

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    1828 Litres (per cylinder that is), and up to 14 cylinders...

    Fuel consumption, only 1660 gallons per hour.



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    Post by Topdog on Sun 11 Nov 2012 - 20:09

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    Post by Adam Mint on Sun 11 Nov 2012 - 20:13

    rockets dont count...
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    Post by Topdog on Sun 11 Nov 2012 - 20:33

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    Post by Campbell Brodie on Sun 11 Nov 2012 - 20:55

    Adam Mint wrote:The Wartsila-Sulzer RTA96-C

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    1828 Litres (per cylinder that is), and up to 14 cylinders...

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    I've got two of them in my electric razor...



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    Re: Engines

    Post by Adam Mint on Sun 11 Nov 2012 - 21:01

    Topdog wrote:



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    Is it a jet, is it a bike, no its a calculator...
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    Post by Adam Mint on Sun 11 Nov 2012 - 21:07

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    Post by Campbell Brodie on Sun 11 Nov 2012 - 21:17

    I like the guy on the push bike taking the video of it...



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    Re: Engines

    Post by Adam Mint on Sun 11 Nov 2012 - 21:21

    Lone Ranger wrote:

    I've got two of them in my electric razor...

    What model, the six cylinder as shown, or the top range 14cyl turbo version...
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    Re: Engines

    Post by Campbell Brodie on Sun 11 Nov 2012 - 21:36

    Just the wee ones, I'm only little...



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    Post by 3rdforum on Sun 11 Nov 2012 - 21:44

    Adam Mint wrote:

    These guys are meant to be intelligent. What sort of an imbecile would think it a good idea to strap a jet engine to what is essentially a feckin wheelchair?? Mad bassas






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    Post by Adam Mint on Mon 12 Nov 2012 - 1:23

    What wheelchair...

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    Post by Adam Mint on Mon 12 Nov 2012 - 1:36

    Pull a wheelie on this ???

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    Re: Engines

    Post by Adam Mint on Tue 13 Nov 2012 - 3:26

    On coke this one...

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    Re: Engines

    Post by 3rdforum on Tue 13 Nov 2012 - 8:53

    Adam Mint wrote:Pull a wheelie on this ???

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    Luv to have a go on that!







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