DIRECT INJECTED METHANOL FUELING OF TWO-STROKE LOCOMOTIVE ENGINE

One cylinder of a two-stroke cycle locomotive engine was converted to operate with methyl alcohol (methanol) as primary fuel and pilot injection of diesel fuel for ignition. Two fueling schemes, featuring injection of methanol and pilot fuel at different locations in the cylinder, were evaluated.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • For Meeting held February 25-29, 1980.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)

    400 Commonwealth Drive
    Warrendale, PA  United States  15096
  • Authors:
    • Wood, C D
    • Storment, J O
  • Publication Date: 1980

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  • Accession Number: 00322829
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SAE 800328
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 30 1980 12:00AM