flyhigh@tom
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How Do I Differntiate Between Engines?

Sat Oct 13, 2001 5:57 pm

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
 
sin777er
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Joined: Thu Sep 27, 2001 6:39 pm

RE: How Do I Differntiate Between Engines?

Sat Oct 13, 2001 6:56 pm

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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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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