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Dynascaler We'll show you... how to remove corrosion, lead paint and epoxy on bridges, bulkheads, girders, and large surfaces.

The portable air-powered Dynascaler* is designed for use with 3M Company heavy-duty Roto Peen* abrasive flap assemblies. The rotary action of the abrasives mechanically fracture the worksurface, without any significant removal of the base metal. All Dynascaler models offer operator safety and convenience while sharply reducing labor time and costs as you face the tasks of.

Marine coating removal.

Pre-weld descaling.

Generating non-slip surfaces.

Surface preparation.

For solving those tough descaling operations, look to

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US Navy Fleet (continued)

Tarawa Class (LHA-1)

Displacement: 39,300 tons; Length: 820 feet; Beam: 106 feet; Power Plant: Two boil- ers, two geared turbines and two shafts.

Built by Ingalls Shipbuilding

USS Tarawa (LHA-1)

USS Saipan (LHA-2)

USS Belleau (LHA-3)

USS Nassau (LHA-4)

USS Peleliu (LHA-5)

Iwo Jima Class (LPH-2)

Displacement: 18,000 tons; Length: 602 feet; Beam: 84 feet; Power Plant: Two boil- ers, one geared turbine and one shaft.

Built by Puget Sound Naval Shipyard

USS Iwo Jima (LPH-2)

Built by Philadelphia Naval Shipyard

USS Okinawa (LPH-3)

USS Guadalcanal (LPH-7)

USS Guam (LPH-9)

USS New Orleans (LPH-11)

Built by Ingalls Shipbuilding

USS Tripoli (LPH-10)


Charleston Class (LKA-113)

Displacement: 20,700 tons; Length: 575 feet; Beam: 82 feet; Power Plant: Two boil- ers, one steam turbine and one shaft.

Built by Newport News Shipbuilding

USS Charleston (LKA-113)

USS Durham (LKA-114)

USS Mobile (LKA-115)

USS St. Louis (LKA-116)

USS El Paso (LKA-117)


Blue Ridge Class (LCC-19)

Displacement: 19,000 tons; Length:620 feet; Beam: 82 feet; Power Plant: Two boil- ers, one geared turbine and one shaft.

Built by Philadelphia Shipyard

USS Blue Ridge (LCC-19)

Built by Newport News Shipbuilding

USS Mount Whitney (LCC-20)


Seawolf Class (SSN-21)

Displacement: 9,137 tons Length: 353 feet

Beam: ? Power Plant: Nuclear reactor, geared turbines and one shaft.

Built by General Dynamics-Electric Boat

USS Seawolf (SSN-21)*

Los Angeles Class (SSN-688)

Displacement: 6,900 tons; Length: 360 feet;

Beam: 33 feet; Power Plant: One nuclear reactor, two GE geared steam turbines and one shaft.

Built by Newport News Shipbuilding

USS Los Angeles (SSN-688)

USS Baton Rouge (SSN-689)

USS Memphis (SSN-691)

USS Cincinnati (SSN-693)

USS Birmingham (SSN-695)

USS San Francisco (SSN-711)

USS Atlanta (SSN-712)

USS Houston (SSN-713)

USS Norfolk (SSN-714)

USS Buffalo (SSN-715)

USS Salt Lake City (SSN-716)

USS Olympia (SSN-717)

USS Honolulu (SSN-718)

USS Chicago (SSN-721)

USS Key West (SSN-722)

USS Oklahoma City (SSN-723)

USS Newport News (SSN-750)

USS Albany (SSN-753)*

USS Scranton (SSN-756)*

USS Asheville (SSN-758)*

USS Jefferson City (SSN-759)*

USS Boise (SSN-764)*

USS Montpelier (SSN-765)*

USS Charlotte (SSN-766)*

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Expert bearing care—from Kingsbury.

You probably know Kingsbury as the leading manufacturer of new marine line shaft bearings and main shaft thrust bearings, with or without housings. After all, Kingsbury is the leading bearing supplier to the U.S. Navy, and has been for over seventy years. Long-lasting, high performance marine bearings are a

Kingsbury trademark.

What you may not have known is that Kingsbury also provides expert bearing repair for any installed marine bearing, regardless of manufacturer. Our craftsmen and field service engineers can work dockside, or at Kingsbury's facilities, depending on the job requirements.

If you need a bearing evaluation or repair, call Kingsbury, where you can get bearing care by bearing experts. Kingsbury, Inc., 10385 Drummond Road, Philadelphia, PA 19154 (215) 824-4000, FAX 215 824 4999. KjngSbUryf /„C.

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