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#1 sleepy

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Posted 10 April 2012 - 07:40 PM

Hi All this is my first post so please bear with me...Has anyone heard of or any information about the Shanghai diesel engines? There is oone fitted to my recently aquired narrow boat. I believe it was supplied by T.F. Marine ltd who appear to have ceased trading. thank nyou for any help
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Posted 10 April 2012 - 07:55 PM

Hi All this is my first post so please bear with me...Has anyone heard of or any information about the Shanghai diesel engines? There is oone fitted to my recently aquired narrow boat. I believe it was supplied by T.F. Marine ltd who appear to have ceased trading. thank nyou for any help
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Hi and welcome to the forum.

Is this site of any use?

Shanghi Diesel Engine Co., Ltd.

http://www.sdeciepower.com/

Edited by Ray T, 10 April 2012 - 07:57 PM.

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Posted 10 April 2012 - 07:59 PM

Hi,Welcome to forum, Shanghai diesel engine co have been manufacturing engines since 1947,the company have a web site under their name and show a large range of engines. Hope this helps,sorry I cannot comment on how good the quality of the engines are that they produce.Maybe someone else on the forum will have come across them.
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Posted 11 April 2012 - 06:11 AM

They were advertised in the waterways mags in the early 2000s, with a slogan something like "The best value slow-revving engine". I suspect that they did not meet the emissions regulations introduced six or seven years ago and were thus withdrawn from the UK market.
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Posted 11 April 2012 - 07:09 PM

Thanks to all who replied.. much of the information coincides with what I have learned allready but Iwill try the websites
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