Specific fuel consumption

15th March 2014, 20:04
Can you help me with what is the typical range of the specific fuel consumption on a steam turbine driven warship of the 1960s era say the Leander's or Whitby's (Type 12). Is distallate fuel more efficient (from a sfc point of view) than good old bunker oil.Thanks

15th March 2014, 20:36
On behalf of the 'SN Moderating Team', welcome aboard VNG62.

Hopefully, someone will be able to help with the information you are seeking.

15th March 2014, 21:22

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