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    AROSC Comp. Director Slaysman's Avatar
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    Default New spin on rotary engines

    A friend sent this link about a so-called "liquid piston" engine. Odd name, but interesting design. 3 combustion chambers versus 1 in the Mazda RX engines. Interesting.

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    But how will they make a rotary powered generator quiet? Brap brap brap . . . 😜
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    Look at the difference in the size of the engine that runs a 3 kw generator.

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