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by SootmeisterJim
Mon Jun 25, 2018 10:54 am
Forum: Packard Marine & Aviation Engines
Topic: Packard Radial Diesel Story In Diesel World
Replies: 0
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Packard Radial Diesel Story In Diesel World

Just an FYI that my "Vintage Smoke" story on the Packard DR-980 radial diesel is out in the current (September 2018) issue of Diesel World magazine. It's on stands now or soon will be. I crammed as much as I could into the four pages they gave me. Will be doing one on the Non-Magnetic diesel up ahead.
by SootmeisterJim
Fri Dec 22, 2017 11:08 am
Forum: Packard Marine & Aviation Engines
Topic: Packard Radial Diesel DR-980
Replies: 9
Views: 7518

Re: Packard Radial Diesel DR-980

Have been reading Neal's Master Motor Builders and, WOW!, what a book! Just the kind of pedantic tome I like to do myself. Guys on the site here recommended this book and I really grateful for the recommendation. Magnificent book that give chapter and verse on the Packard radial diesels. I see now w...