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    I was amazed when I saw this and thought you guys could appreciate.

    It's a 2 stroke diesel built for the shipping industry.

    108,920 Hp @ 102 rpm
    5,608,312 lb/ft @ 102 rpm

    Look close and you can see the built in ladders.


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    Thats insane! Wonder how big the bore is?

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    Quote Originally Posted by fuelinmyveins82 View Post
    Thats insane! Wonder how big the bore is?
    Been posted a few (dozen) times before... here's some more info:

    http://people.bath.ac.uk/ccsshb/12cyl/

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    102 RPM
    wow

    plug that in to your prop calculator and see what size prop you need for 25 mph.

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    no scuh thing as too much HP.. Only not enough traction...
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    the ensueing fire would likely be extinguished by the sinking however

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    And I thought the diesel on a US Navy ship was big!

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    Either that is a really big engine or some really small asians.
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    SLEEPER CP, what impeller should he run at that rpm?
    1992 Eliminator Daytona 21'

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tahiti Boss21 View Post
    SLEEPER CP, what impeller should he run at that rpm?
    My guess is it would look something like this

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    The heck with the engine. Look at the size of the clean room to assemble it

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tahiti Boss21 View Post
    SLEEPER CP, what impeller should he run at that rpm?


    That made me spit coffee on myself.

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