The new B600 low speed engine is a crosshead type capable of burning safely the lower grades of fuel oil. The characteristics are cylinder bore 600 mm, piston stroke 1250 mm, speed 150 rpm, Mep 11. 9 kg/sqcm 2, mean piston speed 6. 3 m/sec. The engine can be built with from five to ten cylinders. The bedplate has closely spaced feet consisting of cast steel cross-members welded to longitudinal steel plate girders, a box-type frame of welded plate, water-cooled pistons and forged steel cylinder heads drilled for effective water cooling.

  • Corporate Authors:

    IPC Business Press Limited

    33-39 Bowling Green Lane
    London EC19 1AH,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Rossi, C
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Media Info

  • Serial:
    • Marine Week
    • Volume: 2
    • Issue Number: 49
    • Publisher: IPC Business Press Limited

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00148160
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 16 1977 12:00AM