Wednesday, March 09, 2005

A very impressive engine...

The Most Powerful Diesel Engine in the World

It's a bit mind boggling in its dimensions:

And the stats for this engine are also impressive:It would be used in something like an oil tanker or a large container ship. Its advantage is extreme efficiency compared to alternatives (it has about 50% thermal efficiency).

See also:

I will take two please. May I get them gift wrapped?
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