The Diesel Story (1952)

Traces the development of the diesel from the Otto 'SILENT' gas engine of 1877, through Rudolph Diesel's engine, to the machines that now drive ships, trains, tractors, trucks and cars.

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The Engine That Powers the World - Diesel Engine Documentary
The surprising story of the hidden powerhouse behind the globalised world - the diesel engine, a 19th-century invention that has become indispensable to the 21st century. It's a turtle versus hare tale in which the diesel engine races the petrol engine in a competition to replace ageing steam technology - a race eventually won hands down by diesel. Splendidly, car enthusiast presenter Mark Evans gets excitedly hands on with some of the many applications of Mr Diesel's - yes, there was one - original creation, from vintage submarines and tractors to locomotive trains and container ships. You'll never feel the same about that humble old diesel family car again.





Diesel Engine Governors (1942)
Diesel Engine Governors Operation Of Diesel Engine Governors, Overspeed, Overspeed Trip And Regulating Governors.





Henry Ford's first engine-1893
This is a full size replica of Henry Ford's first engine. He brought it home from Detroit Electric Illuminating Co. where he worked and set it up on the kitchen sink where he demonstrated it to his wife on Christmas eve 1893. I purchased the plans from Leon Ridenour, Knoxville, TN.See my web site for more information. http://nbutterfield.com OR http://www.neilsniche.com For unusual machine shop tools & accessories for sale, Lathe Tailstock Tap & Die Holder for sale, Ignition Buzz Box for sale, Hit & Miss Buzz Box, Red Wing Engine construction Photo CD




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