SpiderMonkey

Luxembourg
Power Plant X, Luxembourg - April 2017

I'm still jealous of your control panel shot! That gas engine was such an impressive piece of kit, really amazing to see in real life how big it is.

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Brilliant that mate with great shots. Looks a hell of a place :thumb

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Yes mate, wicked shots. We had to scarper from here after just a few pics unfortunately as they had motion sensors near the giant gas engine 

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Great set. I was there seven years ago; unfortunately the big engine hall was not accessible at this time because of workers. But surprisingly there has been only little change in the control room area during all these years.

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That looks huge! Really nice shots, love all the peely :thumb 

 

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Very nice - I'm surprised to see that the big gas engine is still being dismantled. I though it has been moved out years ago.

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That's a stonking set of pics - love it!!!

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