Lycoming Radial
Lycoming Radial
In the 1930s, Lycoming made a number of attempts to develop successful high-power aircraft engines. The photo of the 1200 hp (895 kW) O-1230 was Lycoming's attempt to produce an engine based on the USAAC's hyper engine concept, and used a variety of features to produce nearly 1 hp/in3 (46 kW/L) of engine displacement.
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Location:
Bellingham, WA
Date:
3/21/09
Photographer:
David Schultz

Lycoming Radial

In the 1930s, Lycoming made a number of attempts to develop successful high-power aircraft engines. The photo of the 1200 hp (895 kW) O-1230 was Lycoming's attempt to produce an engine based on the USAAC's hyper engine concept, and used a variety of features to produce nearly 1 hp/in3 (46 kW/L) of engine displacement.
Ref:
Date:
3/21/09
Location:
Bellingham, WA
Photographer:
David Schultz