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Old 26th November 2014, 12:29
john g john g is offline
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Watching a program about Emma Maersk on Sky they showed changing a piston rod with then engine still running ?? Have I missed something...any idea what type of engine ? john g
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Old 26th November 2014, 12:40
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We did this one some time ago.

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Old 1st December 2014, 00:33
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I saw the same show, it was a fractured cylinder head stud, engine is B&W. I'm not sure if I would have changed it without stopping however if they slowed the engine down and lifted off the fuel pump it would have been achievable. Don't know how OH&S would have viewed this procedure.
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