How to decoke an L60 :-)

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How to decoke an L60 :-)

Post by Adrian Harris » Mon May 27, 2019 11:52 pm

This is the AVRE which was at Weston War AG

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ob4R07h0y8

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Re: How to decoke an L60 :-)

Post by Adrian Harris » Tue May 28, 2019 9:10 am

And this is how they started it:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pWxayxjlkbs

I'm amazed it started in only about a quarter turn of the road wheels.

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Re: How to decoke an L60 :-)

Post by graham broadbent » Sat Aug 03, 2019 11:18 am

If you count in the TN12 tow start mechanism and final drive reduction it is a pretty brutal tow start. The 55ton mass once its moving becomes a force in itself. :wink:

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Re: How to decoke an L60 :-)

Post by Robert Reid » Sat Aug 03, 2019 12:49 pm

Also referred to as an "Italian Tune-Up!"

Cheers and great video!

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