ⓘ Caprotti

                                     

ⓘ Caprotti

Caprotti is an Italian surname.

Notable people include:

  • Arturo Caprotti 1881-1938, Italian engineer and architect, invented the Caprotti valve gear.
  • Bernardo Caprotti 1925-2016, Italian billionaire, owner of Esselunga grocery store chain.
                                     
  • The Caprotti valve gear is a type of steam engine valve gear invented in the early 1920s by Italian architect and engineer Arturo Caprotti It uses camshafts
  • Arturo Caprotti 22 March 1881 9 February 1938 was an Italian engineer and architect. In 1915 or 1916 he invented the Caprotti valve gear rotary cam
  • built twenty locomotives of the LMS Stanier Black Five type, fitted with Caprotti valve gear, in 1948. These were numbered 44738 - 57. The LMS Stanier Black
  • Bernardo Caprotti 7 October 1925 - 30 September 2016 was an Italian billionaire businessman, the owner of Esselunga, Italy s third - largest grocery store
  • fitted with Caprotti valve gear, raised running plates without splashers, a double chimney and SKF roller bearings on all axles. Caprotti valve gear had
  • and Claudio Caprotti Marco Brunelli, the Crespi family and other Italian associates, the company is now entirely owned by the Caprotti family through
  • ultimately lost control of the route during World War II. According to Federico Caprotti The celebration of colonial air links . can be seen as playing into
  • Gian Giacomo Caprotti da Oreno, better known as Salaì 1480 before 10 March 1524 was an Italian artist and pupil of Leonardo da Vinci from 1490 to
  • subsequently relaxed, and a 14.6 tons later elevated to 14.85 for the Caprotti locomotives axle load was permitted this allowed the designers to place
  • and then ten more in 1926 Gio. Ansaldo C. built ten more, fitted with Caprotti valve gear, in the same years. The latter were initially classified as
  • 740.324 became the first FS locomotive to be fitted experimentally with Caprotti valve gear the results were satisfactory, and locomotives 740.440 740