The man behind the smallest V-12 engine in the world (English subtitles)

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Nthefastlane : Seem's Like a great guy with a incredible talent.. somebody give this man his dream and let him combine 4 engines to 2 shafts and then to a propeller like he said at the end.He was spot on how mechanics these days have ready parts and never care to examine why the part broke in the first place. "The greatest people are those you seldom hear about".

Alex Jones : Saddest words: I have plenty of projects, but i'm 72 and... but its too late now.. OH DAMMIT, will someone out there please go assist this Master Mechanic build that 4 motor transatlantic engine room please...

Chevy 454 : my dream is to meet this man and shake his hand

Simon Heaney : The human race has some gems ,you just watched one . Beautiful person

dingdingdingdiiiiing : he's realistic about his situation, it's very unlikely someone will commission him for an ocean liner engine, but he enjoys his engineering the way a sculptor enjoys chiseling marble

Jeffrey Bottoms : Absolutely beautiful. That kind of craftsmanship is very rare indeed!

Skreamies : End end is sad. Great man and a great talent at that! Someone needs to get him a transatlantic ship so he can build an engine room!

peterson Florial : He is not too old. He's got time and he doesn't have to do it alone. Amazing work. This is a 1 in a million type of guy.


Hugh Fathers : Beautiful . . .

Wabefuhon : The number of true skilled people is dwindling. People who have a perfection talent that so few can truly be called masters of such professions. The market for such skills is very small, but the quality and length of use that these masters build will have a more lasting impression.

skidd0 : It's not too late. You can do it. Someone in spain with a passion like him, please find this genius and be his apprentice. Don't let this art die out.

SovereignSoul : Amazing gentleman. I would ask him to build the engine room of my trans-atlantic ship, when I buy one, after I win this week's 50 million dollar jackpot!

Dave knaus : Simply amazing.

Dru Bradley : Lost art, what this man can simply just do! The world is lucky to have people like them! The funny thing is, he has no clue to the fact that he has inspired millions of people the world around. The little V-12 engine went on a tour to be shown all over the world, along with a few other's of his engines, I think Ferrari Had something to do with that. I'm not saying that Petelo wasn't proud of his projects, but, when they approached him on the idea to send the lil V-12 on tour to show the world, he was shaking his head in dis-belief and questioning "WHY"? They Had to convince him of the details of why folks around the world would be honored to see his work... I'll have to see if I can dig out the video of this deal.. The video has several folks in it that have built small things in scaled out detail, like Mr. Conley of the V-8.... and about 80 to 10 other amazing people.

jiggermast : What a very sad note to finish on, but WHAT an engineer! and a true gentle man! This world needs more like him!

Andra Utd : I can see tears behind his glass.... Deep sadness that he just try to hidding behind his smile....

James Parmenter : This guy is one in a million.A special person.Words can't describe him.

ThomasTheSailor Chubby : Awesome !!   I've been a Machinist for 36 years. I know EXACTLY what it takes to do that.  Those motors are work of art, By an Artisan.  A tribute to the trade.!!  Good Man !!

David Peralta : I have to disagree, as amazing as it is... It may be the smallest model, or replica of an engine. If it doesn´t generate its own power and motion it´s not an engine.

Spkier Aviation : very nice. i want to become a mechanic myself but it seems so complicated i do love engines way to mutch.

borjaevo : Una persona admirable.

Dexxter : 6:04 this is a lovely still shot of a really nice guy.  I love this type of "good news" stories. Thanks for sharing.

Scott Connors : haters need not apply,   beyond great, its the passion the PASSION i say, what a man!!!! my hero

maverickthebastard : What a talented and lovely man. Bravo!!

David Drake : Thank you for making another video of your smallest V-12 engine.I finally got to see it run. The other video froze. Wow no vibration! Congratulations I admire your skill patience and professionalism.

Jomievolution8 : Never to late!! What a amazing man

Milan Stefanovic : Great man, from some other planet. And, he should go for his dream. It's not late. My deepest respect.

potorontono : I almost cried with the ending

chfar072281 : You are a blessing to humanity Mr. Patelo.

Josh Bailey : Not too old man!!! Someone give this man his dream..There is someone out there who can make money and at the same time give this man his dream of that I have no doubt. Truly skilled people like this should be exalted by human kind and put on a pedestal for kids to look up to.

Carlos PL : He is spaniard what did you expect? the best¡

william otto : And this is exactly the man I would want as an engine man at sea. Every thing he said is very true . He comes from a very different time .I wish I could of known his mentors

Ravi Perera : You are grate.

CAPT captainvirk : I started watching this for the engineering aspect, but the man that makes the engines is the heart of this piece. I don't understand... Who would dislike this??

Bryan Geonzon : What I would do to be this man student for a year... 

Benjamin von Steinbach : This video broke my heart. Wish I could help him...

Colin Ottersten : A true craftsman.

Ssorc Werdna : I don't think these engines are running, I think they are being driven by compressed air

Ryan Rivers : Mr. Barreiro, I know that in this world of electronics and high speed impatient manufacturing it may seem like no one builds these things anymore - but the craft isn't lost. It's simply not mainstream anymore. The mentality you use, where you question every part, and strive for efficient and beautiful design does live on. It's a little rarer, because we moved the people who think like you out of the "mechanics" title. We call them mechanical engineers now, or in many cases just engineers (same thought process, different job title and field of application). As an engineer - those engines are a thing of beauty. I wish I could learn your machining techniques. The craftsmanship is exceptional.

alex gelvez : señor quisiera aprender de usted toda esa sabiduría  es un genio

Ricci Garduño : He is now one of my inspirations, I always wanted to be a mechanic since my childhood

Sinister : He's right, there are no mechanics left. Mechanics fix the broken part, they don't replace them.

Moon Hitsearth : It's never too late. I bet you could design a great gold dredge, build it, and see it used. Or just scale it down to an engine room for a smaller boat. I like working on boats. For about $1000 you can get a cabin cruiser, take it out on the rough water, and you'll be right at home.

lautaro lombardi : No queda mas que felicitarle por la habilidad que tiene espero alguna ves llegar a ser habilidoso como usted, porque es un sueño llegar a igualar sus trabajo y espero llegar a hacer su sala de maquinas y sus proyectos de motores porque son espectaculares.

Dennis Franz : I wish it   would run on fel instead  of compressed air. It is a work of art

Miguel Canal : Por favor, agradezcanle de mi parte al señor José Manuel Hermo, sus creaciones son inspiradoras. ¿Saben si tiene alguna académia o alguna forma de contactarle? Ah, por cierto, su vídeo también estuvo genial. Saludos desde Colombia.

Jojo Estanero : This guy is a genius and a wizard

Oun kwon : inspiring! passion and gentleness - not just for making things, but for all thing we strive for in our life. I love him.

melvin milton : pretty sure engine making it's all precisely automated by laser guided machines now, like a 3d printer, put in the plans and boom it does all the hard work 5000 times in like a week, heck now even machines do the planning and checking as they are more efficient. the machines have surpassed us, a sombre contemplation on the self-defeating nature of engineering