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The world's tiniest V12 engine

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by genxer36, Dec 18, 2011.

  1. Dec 18, 2011 at 5:06 PM
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    genxer36

    genxer36 [OP] Lord of Tomfoolery

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  2. Dec 18, 2011 at 5:07 PM
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    no habla espanol jk its pretty cool
     
  3. Dec 18, 2011 at 5:08 PM
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    same shit as everyone else
    That thing was floating around live leak a couple weeks ago, I think its bad ass!
     
  4. Dec 18, 2011 at 5:09 PM
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  5. Dec 18, 2011 at 5:19 PM
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    genxer36

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    I wonder how many hours it took?
     
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    In the Liveleak description I'm pretty sure it said 12000 man hours
     
  7. Dec 18, 2011 at 5:25 PM
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    I wish building engines were that easy...... :cool:
     
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    Really cool
     
  9. Dec 18, 2011 at 5:36 PM
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    Awesome
     
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    woah! that is pretty sweet!
     
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    Pretty cool, but I'd love to know why someone would spend 12,000 man hours building it... :notsure:
     
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    You can also find it on youtube in segments.
     
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    V12 pushrod engine :D

    And according to the Youtube page, it is just an educational model that runs on compressed air, hence the lack of ignition wires, fuel system, etc.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3YfTtGCsiD8
     
  17. Dec 25, 2011 at 6:43 PM
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    IDtrucks Just out for a rip are ya bud?

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    ya i was kind of bummed when i saw it ran on compressed air, i was hoping it would go in a tiny cadilac or something. but i guess with tolerances like that if you ran it for 5 min it would get so dirty it would sieze up or something. and it was 1200 hours, not 12000
     
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    45acp Paint me back in Wyoming again...

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    Maybe the world's smallest 'replica', it's gotta run to be considered an actual engine doesn't it?:notsure:

    Pretty cool nonetheless.
     
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    OP that thing is amazing in MANY ways, plus the music made it more dramatic lol
    Well the OPs engine is smaller and I think that was the whole point, never the less that Ferrari is mental all in its own!
     
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