Old Tacoma Marine, Inc.

yacht USS Potomac 2

Model #: DMG-6 Engine #:
Bore & Stroke: 12" x 15" Cylinders: six
Horsepower: 500 RPM: 400
Current Owner: the Potomac Association link
Current Location: Oakland, California map
Current Condition: operational

Engine History

The Potomac is powered twin DMG-6 Enterprise diesel engines. This Coast-Guard cutter turned presidential yacht turned warship turned derelict turned museum ship was originally powered by Winton diesels. During restoration, the Enterprise diesels were installed as the closest engines to the originals available.

External Links

About the USS Potomac
USS Potomac Wikipedia entry
HNSA USS Potomac page