Starting 1938 Yanmar 2DG From WW2 Japanese Aircraft Carrier

Starting 1938 Yanmar 2DG From WW2 Japanese Aircraft Carrier | World War Wings Videos

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What an Engine!

This video features a 1938 Yanmar 2DG which was believed to be the only surviving Yanmer 2DG engine today. It was built back in 1938 to drive a generator aboard a Japanese aircraft carrier.

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Got to say, it was pretty impressive to see. In fact, you know that you got a proper engine right there when it needs a tractor to get started. The sound of the engines is pretty impressive as well. This footage was taken during the 2023 Newby Hall Tractor Fest.

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