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The Caprotti Valve Gear Applied to Locomotives.

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Caprotti Valve Gear

Nice article with diagrams showing the advantages of Caprotti valve gear and results of trials on Claughton " class, No. 5908 Alfred Fletcher, which has been equipped with the Caprotti valve gear. A standard " Claughton " engine, No. 5917, was run in the trials against No. 5908.