NEW MEDIUM SPEED TWO STROKE CYCLE DIESEL ENGINE--THE GENERAL MOTORS EMD 645EB SERIES

The new EMD Model 645EB Series turbocharged and aftercooled two-stroke cycle medium-speed diesel engine, manufactured by Electro-Motive Division of General Motors Corporation is described regarding design features and performance. Design details of performance-related features--the turbocharger and unit fuel injector-are discussed and fuel economy improvements quantified. The new EB cast iron cylinder liner features a bore surface hardened with laser-beam technology in a facility believed to be the largest multi-kilowatt installation in the world today for purposes of heat treatment.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • For Meeting held February 3-7, 1980.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society of Mechanical Engineers

    Two Park Avenue
    New York, NY  USA  10016-5990
  • Authors:
    • Kotlin, J J
    • Williams Jr, H A
    • Malina, J A
  • Publication Date: 1980

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  • Accession Number: 00330183
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: ASME 80-DGP-32
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 12 1981 12:00AM