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German Engines:
BMW 801
 

BMW 801
General Characteristics
Type:
14-cylinder
supercharged two-row
air-cooled radial engine

Bore: 6.14 in
Stroke: 6.14 in
Displacement: 2,550 in³
Length: 79 in.
Diameter:
51 in.
Dry weight:
2,325 lb
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Performance
Power output:
1,600 hp at 2,700 rpm at takeoff

Source: Wikipedia.com

Aircraft installations:
Focke-Wulf Fw 190

Focke Wulf FW 190
Restoration Project

This legendary aircraft is undergoing restoration to an airworthy condition with the BMW 801 engine.
Find out more at:

White 1 Foundation.com

 



Source: Wikipedia.com

BMW 801
The BMW 801 was a powerful German air-cooled radial aircraft engine built by BMW and used in a number of German military aircraft of World War II.


Mike Nixon working on the BMW 801 for
the White 1 Foundation Project


Engine Components


Valvetrain: One intake and one sodium-cooled exhaust valve per cylinder

Supercharger: Gear-driven single-stage two-speed

Fuel system: Fuel injection

Cooling system:
Air-cooled

Source: Wikipedia