Best Diesel Engine Runaway, Breathing Fire Even After Getting Old

Diesel engine runaway is a rare condition affecting diesel engines, in which it overspeeds at higher and higher RPM until it destroys itself either due to mechanical failure or seizure through lack of lubrication.stop the air intake. Use a Co2 fire extinguisher to slow the engine down than clog the air intake. No oxygen, no …

24V71 Detroit Diesel Supercharged 24 Cylinder Engine It’s as far out there as we’ve ever seen

This is our 24 cylinder Detroit that we are putting in a custom 359 Peterbilt. It will use an Allison Transmission, and the engine will be in the front of the truck. We are starting off with 40 foot 4″ X 14″ rectangle rails, not sure how long it will end up being. There’s no …

10 Second Diesel Truck Drag Race ! 7 Polar Bears Just Died

The diesel engine has the highest thermal efficiency of any practical internal or external combustion engine due to its very high compression ratio and inherent lean burn which enables heat dissipation by the excess air. A small efficiency loss is also avoided compared to two-stroke non-direct-injection gasoline engines since unburnt fuel is not present at …