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How Did A Jt4 Powered B707 Or DC8 Sound?  
User currently offline747400sp From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 3677 posts, RR: 2
Posted (7 years 10 months 3 weeks 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 3733 times:

I know the jt4 was only an turbo jet and most jt4 powered jets was retired before I could tell the difference in jet engines sound. Did it sound like a more like jt3 or jt8 or did it have it own sound. If any body herd a B707 or DC8 powered by jt4, please tell they how sound?  Smile

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User currently offlinehappy-flier From Canada, joined Dec 1999, 299 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (3 years 6 months 2 weeks 3 days 22 hours ago) and read 3006 times:

Replying to your post very late, but nevertheless, here is an answer for you.

This is perhaps the one and only video clip of a JT4-powered DC-8 (series -20) aircraft, where you can at least hear a bit of the engine sound. Unfortunately, when it flies by, the engines are not revving that high, so it "appears" to sound quiet. But wait after the fly-by, and you can hear the muffled boom of the exhaust as the jet completes its wave and begins to climb.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q9xlNPp3UR0



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User currently offlineImperialEagle From United States of America, joined Jan 2006, 2630 posts, RR: 23
Reply 2, posted (3 years 6 months 2 weeks 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 2901 times:

Sounded more like the JT-3 (with the organ-pipes). It definitely did not sound like the JT-8D. However, IMO the JT-3 without the organ-pipes was in a class all of it's own.


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User currently offlineChamonix From France, joined Mar 2011, 409 posts, RR: 2
Reply 3, posted (3 years 6 months 2 weeks 3 days 2 hours ago) and read 2880 times:
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Hear the DC-9 powering up @ 3:40
http://archives.tsr.ch/player/metiers-pilote

[Edited 2011-04-12 14:32:14]

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