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post #57 of Old 10-26-2006
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Originally Posted by woopei
While having electric motors with diesel generators is new for sailboats I guess, it's been around. All those train engines are electric with diesel generators. And Submarines were diesel/electric but of course are now Nuclear/electric (as well as the cruisers and carriers). The subs still have backup diesel generators just in case of a meltdown
Jees, how many times now has someone posted to this thread that diesel electric is not new ?

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