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Old 07-13-2009, 10:48 AM   #21
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Most GT plants I've seen are running Controllable Pitch propellers. Heck, I think the big (not HUGE) marine diesel plants are, too.

Thus the shaft spins at a constant rate, but speed (and direction) is controlled by the prop.

Yeah that makes sense, a variable pitch screw would be the best. like I said I don't have any experiance with GT's....
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Old 07-13-2009, 08:21 PM   #22
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