POSSIBLE WAYS AND MEANS TO FURTHER DEVELOP THE DIESEL ENGINE IN VIEW OF ECONOMY

The authors investigated the possibilities of realizing drastically increased power concentration and reduction in specific fuel consumption for low and medium speed marine diesel engines. It is pointed out that, in order to achieve these improvements in engine operation, further research is needed in the areas of engine design, turbocharger efficiency, and cylinder lubricant formulation.

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  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 18p.

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  • Accession Number: 00655539
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM