BMW 117

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The BMW 117 was a piston aircraft engine developed by BMW in the 1930s. Development work stopped in 1937. The BMW 117 engine was initially known as the BMW XV.

Specifications (BMW 117)[edit]

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General characteristics

  • Type: V-12
  • Bore: 155.6 mm
  • Stroke: 158 mm
  • Displacement: 36.0 L
  • Length: 1809 mm
  • Width: 740 mm
  • Height: 985 mm
  • Dry weight: 525kg

Components

  • Supercharger: radial supercharger
  • Fuel system: injection
  • Cooling system: Liquid cooled

Performance

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Related lists

References[edit]

  • Fred Jakobs, Robert Kröschel and Christian Pierer. "BMW aero engines". BMW Group Classic, 2009 ISBN 978-3-86852-214-3