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Old 10-27-2013
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Re: 2 stroke inboard

Originally Posted by Coquina View Post
There are TONS and TONS and TONS of 2-stroke diesels around!
GM Diesel - now Detroit Diesel - ring a bell? 6-71 etc.

Detroit Diesel Series 71 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Model Displacement Engine configuration Horsepower
1-71 1.2L (71ci) Single-cylinder 10
2-71 2.3L (142ci) I-2 68
3-71 3.5L (213ci) I-3 113
4-71 4.7L (284ci) I-4 160
6-71 7.0L (426ci) I-6 238
6V-71 7.0L (426ci) V-6 238
8V-71 9.3L (568ci) V-8 318
12V-71 14.0L (852ci) V-12 450
16V-71 18.6L (1136ci) V-16 635
24V-71 27.9L (1704ci) V-24 1800
Don't forget the 92 series. Lots of them out there as well but everything I've ever read, seems the 71's were the better, more reliable engine.
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