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Old 08-24-2013, 05:39 AM   #1673
Tmaximusv
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Originally Posted by ttpete View Post
Ours were 3000 hp each, and drove a single shaft with 2 pinions on one bull gear and had electric clutches. Maneuvering combination was one engine running ahead and the other one astern and selecting direction via clutch engagement. We never had any big problems with them.
Don't know if it is exactly the same engine but I was looking through the window at out municipal power plant and saw something very similar with a Norberg placard. Big mother!
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