Letters and Miscellanies

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Staff Sgt. Chuck Mathews of the Arkansas National Guard, Company
D, 1-153rd Infantry, 39th Infantry Brigade, sent Gas Engine
Magazine
these photos of himself with an Indian-made engine
found in Iraq. It was in Saddam Hussein’s palace complex in Baghdad
where Chuck was stationed, and was said to have been part of Uday
Hussein’s private zoo. The Chinar diesel engine, coupled to a water
pump near a lion cage (with lions), is rated at 8 HP at 850
RPM.

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