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Scorpios (Engine Room)

I took to the engine room my first year and was assigned to the proud Scorpios deck station till I graduated 3 years later with 2 Engine Room Bo'suns.  I liked physics and eventually I became a Professional Licensed Mechanical Engineer.

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I sketched this image of TeVega's Engine Room while on watch in 1977.

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TeVega's 400HP Mirrlees Engine 1977

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TeVega's Mirrlees Engine (Doug Swift 1971)


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TeVega's Starboard Engine Room Looking Forward)

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TeVega's Shaft Alley

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