Overspeed Trip
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What is Overspeed Trip, its types and how it works

An overspeed trip is required to ensure that fuel supply will be cut off from engine if its speed exceeds the predetermined value. Over speeding will result if there is ·        Sudden removal engine load such as propeller coming out of water in rough weather, failure of clutch, fracture in a drive shaft of engine. ·        Stuck fuel control shaft. Any trip […]