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Why locating pins or pegs are used on modern slow speed, two-stroke diesel engines?

15 Oct '19, 13:52

Oct. 15, 2019, 1:52 p.m.
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This arrangement used to keep the piston rings in a fixed position.

When piston rings can't move, the risk of the ends of the piston rings being aligned inline which may lead to blow-by.

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15 Oct '19, 13:57

Oct. 15, 2019, 1:57 p.m.
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