ADVANCED GAS TURBINE FOR MARINE PROPULSION MODEL 570-K

An advanced gas turbine, the Detroit Diesel Allison model 570-K has been developed and is available for marine and industrial use. This engine is compact and lightweight with installation and maintenance features suited for economical life cycle costs. The engine is offered in two models that have each been performance matched for a particular use. The 570-KA is "marine matched" and the 570-KB is "high-power matched" . The paper describes how this matching is accomplished and the resulting advantages of this unique approach.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared for SAE Meeting August 7-10, 1978.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Automotive Engineers

    400 Commonwealth Drive
    Warrendale, PA  USA  15096
  • Authors:
    • Stinger, D H
    • Redmond, W A
  • Publication Date: 1978

Media Info

  • Pagination: 14 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00193661
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SAE 780702 Preprint
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 25 1979 12:00AM