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Which engines ran counterclockwise?


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Old 04-04-2005, 07:50:32 AM
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I HAVE A 2 1/2 EMPIRE THAT RUNS BACKWARD

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Actually no, they run clockwise, as viewed from the flywheel side, all two cylinder Oilpull models past those listed ran CCW. John Deere two cylinders run CCW.

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Don't know what I was thinking.....actually I DO know what I was thinking....I was thinking BACKWARDS from most other engines as relates to pulley rotation.
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Don't know what I was thinking.....actually I DO know what I was thinking....I was thinking BACKWARDS from most other engines as relates to pulley rotation.

And I was thinking about how many times I stood in front of the flaywheels and cranked them in their respected directions. [Oooo, my back! ;-)]

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Don't know what I was thinking.....actually I DO know what I was thinking....I was thinking BACKWARDS from most other engines as relates to pulley rotation.

And I was thinking about how many times I stood in front of the flywheels and cranked them in their respected directions. [Oooo, my back! ;-)]

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Sorry about the double post Craig.

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Old 04-19-2005, 09:15:18 PM
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Detroit's two cycle series Diesel engines can be made to run in either direction.
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