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Old 11-05-2011, 10:35 AM
Bob Reynolds Bob Reynolds is offline
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They can and do all the time. They use a gear similar to a steam lcomotive. Frank Prudent is your man on this one.

I recommend Alan Bates' book "Engineroom Cyclopeadeum".
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