Reply to post: Re: No? Break.

Crash, bang, wallop: What a power-down. But what hit the kill switch?

Robert 22

Re: No? Break.

During WW2, when the first prototype Wright Tornado engine was started up, someone had arranged the throttle linkage incorrectly so it was unintentionally set to full throttle. The unloaded engine accelerated abruptly and, in a few seconds reached its ultimate limits and destroyed itself.

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