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Old 09-03-2012, 08:59 PM   #1321
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I always thought the 409 valve covers were cool
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Old 09-09-2012, 08:59 AM   #1322
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Tank Engines

Some tank engines pictures taken in the Tank Museum of Saumur, France.


Transmission and engine of Tiger 2 WW2 tank.




T34 Diesel engine



Flat 12 air cooled engine for the French EBR (Armored Scout Vehicle)


Radial Engine from a Sherman Tank


T62 Engine


M47 V12 air cooled engine. Check the fans !


Twin Engines from Tank Destroyers and Sherman Tanks.




Renault Engine and transmission from B1 BIS WWII Tank.
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Old 09-09-2012, 11:51 AM   #1323
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T34 Diesel engine
whats the smaller cam + valve(?) train on top of the engine? is that a mechanical diesel injection system ?
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Old 09-09-2012, 12:08 PM   #1324
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whats the smaller cam + valve(?) train on top of the engine? is that a mechanical diesel injection system ?
Yes, that is the mechanical diesel injection system. No common rail on those days...
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Old 09-11-2012, 06:58 AM   #1325
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Old 09-20-2012, 11:03 AM   #1326
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Old 09-21-2012, 12:43 AM   #1327
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Old 09-21-2012, 05:34 AM   #1328
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I spent way too much time at the air and space smithsonian in DC two weeks ago. Got lots of engine pics I need to post up!
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Old 09-25-2012, 10:46 PM   #1329
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Old 09-25-2012, 10:52 PM   #1330
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Old 09-26-2012, 06:42 AM   #1331
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Porsche 550 Spyder 4-cam engine:

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Old 09-27-2012, 09:19 PM   #1332
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Old 09-29-2012, 09:02 AM   #1333
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Old 09-29-2012, 11:30 AM   #1334
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all things Guzzi

A few engines from the Moto Guzzi museum


experimental supercharged single
_MG_0537


another experimental, check out the valve springs
_MG_0539



engine from a 30's racer
_MG_0674



injected engine for aviation
_MG_0596



cutaway of an auto trans
_MG_0679


and one of my favourite engines of all time; the 500 guzzi v8, pure sexyness in real life

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Old 09-30-2012, 12:33 PM   #1335
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A true classic, Laverda 1000cc V6 endurance racer engine.



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