Packard 1A-1500

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1A-1500
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Packard 1A-1500
Type Liquid-cooled V-12 piston engine
Manufacturer Packard
First run 1924
Number built 29

The Packard 1A-1500 was an American 12-cylinder liquid-cooled 60-degree Vee piston aircraft engine designed in 1924.[1] Test flown in the second prototype Douglas XO-2 it proved to be unreliable. Only 29 engines were built.

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Specifications (1A-1500)[edit]

General characteristics

  • Type: 12-cylinder liquid-cooled Vee piston aircraft engine
  • Bore: 5 38 in (136.5 mm)
  • Stroke: 5 12 in (140 mm)
  • Displacement: 1,498 in3 (24.5 L)
  • Dry weight: 720 lb (326.5 kg)

Components

Performance

See also[edit]

Comparable engines
Related lists

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Gunston 1989, p.109.

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