Italiano: Arturo Caprotti (Moscazzano, 22.3.1881 – Milano, 8.2.1938) è stato un ingegnere italiano. È stato uno degli ultimi progettisti che hanno fatto la storia della trazione a vapore.
English: Arturo Caprotti (22.3.1881 – 9.2.1938) was an Italian engineer and architect. In 1915 or 1916 he invented the Caprotti valve gear rotary cam poppet valve gear for steam engines of all kinds, but in practice it was employed almost exclusively in railway locomotives.
Italian engineer and architect (1881–1938)
|Date of birth||22 March 1881|
|Date of death||9 February 1938|
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