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Re: Runaway diesel

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Originally Posted by Capt Len View Post
hull . Fairbanks Morse made the 'rock crusher'
Funny thing about the Fairbanks Morse. When my Father went to engineering school in the Mid-sixties. They had phased out the training on that engine as supposedly they were all being replaced in the fleet. Ten years later, he winds up on one of the last ships in the fleet to still have them.

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