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How Do I Differntiate Between Engines?  
User currently offlineFlyHigh@Tom From India, joined Sep 2001, 390 posts, RR: 0
Posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 1 day 9 hours ago) and read 582 times:

Well i should have posted this in the Tech-ops forum, but then this is the happening place  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

Ok how do i differnetiate between the various engine models...atleast how do i differentiate between a P&W and RR engine?

Photos would be very helpful Big thumbs up
(along with their vital statistics ofcourse)

Thanks in advance.

Cheers,
Thomas

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User currently offlineSin777er From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 1 day 9 hours ago) and read 565 times:

On 747s, the RR engines are longer and whimpier than the GE and PW engines.

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The GE engines look very similar to the PW engines. But they are nicer looking.

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Photo © Florian Kondziela



The PW engine

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On the 777s the GEs are bigger.

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The RRs

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The PWs

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