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Offline kfd274

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History of Mack L Apparatus
« on: September 08, 2009, 12:31:48 AM »
Nice summary of the Mack L's by John Calderone at:

http://nyfd.com/calderoneA/mack2.html

Nycfire.net

History of Mack L Apparatus
« on: September 08, 2009, 12:31:48 AM »

Offline 1261Truckie

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Re: History of Mack L Apparatus
« Reply #1 on: September 10, 2009, 03:13:30 AM »
I hear he's working on an "Mack C" book

Offline kfd274

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Re: History of Mack L Apparatus
« Reply #2 on: September 10, 2009, 10:57:27 AM »
I hear he's working on an "Mack C" book

That would be great, one of my favorite engines.   Interesting how the design came to Mack.  In 1958 Mack bought the Beck Company primarily for their bus line.  But when Mack designers saw their Ahrens Fox COE engine design and combined it with Mack reliability --- there you had it, the Mack C!


 

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