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training ship Golden Bear #2

Enterprise R5-V16 diesel engines in the California Maritme Academy's training ship Golden Bear
Model #: R5-V16 Engine #: 85008-3128
Bore & Stroke: 17" x 21" Cylinders: sixteen
Horsepower: 12,500 RPM: 514
Current Owner: California Maritime Academy link
Current Location: Vallejo, California map
Current Condition: Operational as primary propulsion

Engine History

The training ship Golden Bear (third of three ships to bear the name) is powered by twin R5-V16 Enterprise diesel engines.

External Links

Wikipedia entry on the Golden Bear training ships
California Maritime Academy's Golden Bear page
Cal Maritime's Virtual Cruise
Current location of the Golden Bear from sailwx
Student Pictures of the Golden Bear's engine room
Video tour of Golden Bear's engine room (warning: poor production values)