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Old 08 September 2017, 04:22   #121
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I found this on ebay for 3500 in the states, it is the core of the engine, the two right hand wheels are the gas producer turbine, they are spline connected to the compressor assy on the left, the two wheels in the "center right",are the free turbine, directly connected to PTO, they are just "blown round" by the gas producer on their rightAttachment 121740


So it's a co-axial type arrangement?
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yes, the the turbine to compressor shaft runs through the center of the power turbine bearing!, very compact design considering how old they are!
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yes, the the turbine to compressor shaft runs through the center of the power turbine bearing!, very compact design considering how old they are!


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Old 16 April 2018, 02:14   #124
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How is the progress coming along?.
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just been waiting for Summer,!!?
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Old 16 July 2018, 05:26   #126
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The Beast awakens!..........but for how long?, .....what can possibly go wrong?Click image for larger version

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Excellent. Hope you get some video of it running.
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Hi John!, yes hope so, been a lot of work!, fingers xd
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Well done that man!.

Been wondering how it's all going.

I have my hull all ready now, just need the engine!.

Good luck with the test, enjoy!.
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just been waiting for Summer,!!?
I hope your engineering skills are a bit sharper than your ability to spot when summer has arrived!

I hope it goes well, and doesn't wake up too many dead people.
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