Has anyone seen this newly designed engine?

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  1. crsnfn09

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    There are a lot of very interesting engine designs in development. Everything from opposed piston to a wobble engine. Many of these prototype engine companies have purchased Rotrex superchargers from me to use in their R&D.

    I have not seen this one before, but one thing that surprises me about a lot of these new designs is how many moving parts some of them have. That would make me think they are going to be to costly to mass produce.

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    That's what is nice about this one it only has 13 moving parts. You must be making bank selling rotrex to companies for prototypes Gadget. Do you have links to these other engines? I'm curious now.
     
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    No, I normally have to sign an NDA to do business with them. They don't buy a lot of them, just a couple to get them through the R&D, but there are a lot of different companies doing it now.

    I will say that someone here posted info on an new engine recently that is ordering Rotrex units pretty regularly.

    There is a company that is doing one for an aerospace application that keeps blowing up and when it does it takes out the Rotrex with it so I get regular reorders from them.

    Lots of very cools stuff going on out there.

    You might just see Rotrex units on large over the road tractor-trailers soon.... I hope I get that contract.

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    The duke also looks like a pretty cool concept. I can't see much cause I only have my cellphone lol.
     
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    The duke looks pretty nice man. It was a good read ;)
     

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