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Fairbanks Morse 31A18
Old Advertising I – Marquette Governors
D-Day plus 75 – A pair of D-Day survivors on the Great Lakes
Another WWII Survivor – The story of the Edmund J. Moran/Barbara Andrie
Old Advertising II – Jakobson Shipyard
Re-purposed – The story of the Great Lakes Towing tug Ohio, and her transformation into a museum piece.
Old Advertising III – Carl Hussman Company and the EMD 567
Spencer Heads – Spencer cylinder head inserts
EMD 567 spotters guide – How to tell apart the various 567 types.
Old Advertising IV – Farrel-Birmingham
Fixing a bearing – Rebuilding the babbit motor support bearing on the Tug Cornells WWII surplus propulsion motor
Old Advertising V – GM Diesel and the George Drake Gulfport Tugboats
Tugboats & Submarines – Story of the Fleet sub Cabezon, and how her engine wound up in the Tug Cornell
Old Advertising VI – Kahlenberg Brothers
Fairbanks Morse Engine List – Listing of every FM Diesel Engine
An unexpected find – Finding an Enterprise Valve at a surplus store
Old Advertising VII – Buchi Turbos
The 40 Series Line – A primer on EMD’s golden years of locomotive production
Historic Tugs I – Luna and Venus, a pair of the earliest Diesel-Electric tugs built
Cleveland Diesel Engine Division – GM’s war hero turned ugly stepsister – The Story of Cleveland Diesel
Missing Parts… – A surprise find in the Cornell
Aluminum in the Jungle – American Tugs in South America
Old Advertising VIII – Westinghouse
Diesel-Electric Drive in 2020
Winton & Cleveland Diesel: The List – Every engine built
Art Deco Diesel – The Fairbanks-Morse 31A En bloc Series
Little Engines I – 1/87th Scale Engines
Old Advertising IX – FM OP’s
Scrapyard Finds – A surprise find
Scrapyard Finds – The Answer
Cleveland 16-338 Teaser
The Gray Marine Opposed Piston Diesel
Don’t mess with our engine – A Winton Anecdote
F-M Diesel-Electric Proposal
Vintage Diesels In The Field
A Home-built Locomotive – Southern San Luis Valley D-500