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When I watched everyone, from my dad to many unknown people,

I noticed that

Everybody keep their car engines ‘ON‘ when not driving. 

Like in parking or when waiting for someone or in the traffic signals… 91 more words


NASA prepares for Space Launch System engine tests

(RS-25 rocket engine No. 0525 positioned in preparation for testing – Photo Credit: NASA)

Engineers at NASA have taken a crucial step in the construction of agency’s Space Launch System (SLS) by installing one of the rocket’s RS-25 engines on the A-1 Test Stand at the Stennis Space Center in preparation for extensive assessments.


Pratt F135 Woes

By William Alibrandi, Forecast International

Pratt & Whitney’s F135 program has been under great scrutiny after several high-profile incidents, the latest involving an engine fire. While these have been a dark cloud hanging over the program, any new engine could have issues like this in development testing; it’s actually par for the course. 253 more words


C-FLUG 50 Hour Inspection

The old lady had her fifty hour check-up the other day and is in perfect health.

There were a couple of us there to help out, which is cool because there’s some parts that are two person jobs. 438 more words


Chris McMullen Herreshoff Steam Launch - Part 2 (the engine)

The building of a replica 1898 Nathanael Herreshoff triple expansion steam engine – as told by Chris McMullen.

The Herreshoff engine is a triple expansion type with cylinders 3-1/2” x 5”x 8” with a 4-1/2” stroke. 721 more words