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9/22/2017 12:11:25 AM
Posted: 8/1/2005 8:04:09 AM EDT
Link Posted: 8/1/2005 8:06:07 AM EDT
I don't know but he's a fool to run it without pipes

Link Posted: 8/1/2005 8:07:58 AM EDT
Not just pipes. exhaust manifolds woudl be a good thing...

Link Posted: 8/1/2005 8:11:19 AM EDT
You used to see a lot of those in the Panhandle of Texas. V-12's running water pumps for irrigation systems.

I've even seen old surplus Allisons and RR Merlins in use that way.
Link Posted: 8/1/2005 8:13:33 AM EDT
Looks like some kind of V12.
+1 on the being crazy for running it without exhaust of some kind hooked up. Good way to burn a valve. He should at least have some zoomies or something hooked into the exhaust.
Link Posted: 8/1/2005 8:15:42 AM EDT
I'd opt for the alison?
Link Posted: 8/1/2005 8:17:16 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/1/2005 8:19:30 AM EDT by TexasSIG]

Originally Posted By Silver_Surfer:
I'd opt for the alison?

Not big enough to be an Allison or Merlin, but similar design. Some kind of industrial engine that's for sure.

I was a crew chief on a P-51 for years, those are BIG ENGINES.

The Merlin on that thing weighed over 1700 pounds.....
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