Photographic Highlights of Marine Engineering at California Shipbuilding Corporation, 1941—1945. :
William A. Bergstrom Engineering Collection of California Shipbuilding Corp
Object Type:
Prints, photographic
California Shipbuilding Corporation construction workers and overhead view of gear box placement.
Overhead view provides a glimpse of parts of an engine constructed for Liberty and Victory ships.
Explanation of Details:
California Shipbuilding Corporation's construction workers place the engine and propeller shafts in a gear box. Once seated and aligned, the gear box will be closed to contain oil and keep the working parts running smoothly.
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