Re: Engine Cleaning

From:         bradg@io.org (Brad Gillies)
Organization: Internex Online, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (416 363 3783)
Date:         01 May 95 02:44:01 
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gstoel@dds.nl (Geoffrey Stoel) wrote:

>Last time a friend of me asked me if it is true, that engines are being
>cleaned with sand or something alike.

Well it depends on the engine you are talking about.
I know some turbine engines are cleaned internally using walnut shells
sprayed into the engine while running. I don't think this practice is
used much anymore but it was at one time.


Brad Gillies
Bradg@io.org