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  1. huochemi liked Jamessquared's post in the thread P2 Locomotive Company and related matters.

    If the locos were doing similar speed up banks as down, then by definition they were not operating at constant output. They were doing bursts at high power output, and then recovering at low output down the other side. (By contrast, slower speed...

    Nov 29, 2022 at 8:49 AM
  2. huochemi liked Jamessquared's post in the thread P2 Locomotive Company and related matters.

    Apologies in advance for mangling imperial and metric units ... Isn't there a generally accepted figure that maximum combustion rates are of the order of 100lb coal per sq foot of grate area per hour for a narrow firebox engine, and about 80lb /...

    Nov 28, 2022 at 10:08 PM