Start up of a german WW2 submarine engine

Start up of a 6-cylinder diesel engine. The submarine engine RS 34 S came to use in the Type XXIII submarines. Originally, it was designed as a diesel generator for the battleships Bismarck and Tirpitz. The engine has 108 liters cylinder capacity (16 liters for each cylinder) and 576 hp at 850 revolutions per minute.

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