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    Quote Originally Posted by Dave Grubb View Post
    Running a cold engine up like that is criminal.
    I agree...Without sound on my computer I have no way of judging how fast it was running...But it might be remembered that two-stroke Detroit Diesels sound like they are running twice as fast as they really are......Ben
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dave Grubb View Post
    I hate to be negative----but I hope the jerk that started that thing up is also the owner. If not someone should have dragged him out of the cab and beat him severely about the head with a BFH

    Running a cold engine up like that is criminal.
    We can definitely agree on that!!
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    I gotta get my sound fixed...I really, REALLY need to hear this one......Ben

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    The sound of the air starter is one thing---the sound of that jimmy is another

    He talks about this one running away---but they got it starved for air in time.

    I had one run away from me but before I could pull the emergency stop it ate itself for lunch

    When it happened I was digging a deep bore pit to do a jack and bore under a RR. I was sitting on a shelf about 10' down with a Koehring excavator. That position made the noise even louder---at first I thought a helicopter was landing on my head! We ended up rebuilding that devil down in that hole
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    Quote Originally Posted by Truckman View Post
    I gotta get my sound fixed...I really, REALLY need to hear this one......Ben
    YES! Get your sound fixed!!
    This is your mind on drugs!

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    Another 16V71 in a really ugly Mack prime mover......Ben

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    A face only a mothertrucker could love......Ben

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