Polish Aviation Museum

31-864 Kraków,
al. Jana Pawła II 39
phone: (12) 640 99 60,
(12) 642 40 70
e-mail: info@muzeumlotnictwa.pl

a cultural institution of the Malopolska Region

Małopolska – Kraków Region


Mecenas Muzeum

Kraków Airport

Instytut Techniczny Wojsk Lotniczych - sponsor restauracji samolotu Caudron  CR.714 Cyclone


Patroni Medialni

Skrzydlata Polska



Aircraft engine: Wright Cyclone 14 R-2600-23

Wright Cyclone 14 R-2600-23
USA
radial engine
1942



Configuration14-cylinder double radial
Coolingair-cooled
Displacement42.7 l (2,563 cu in)
Weight880 kg (1,840 lb)
Maximum power1,600 hp at 2,600 RPM
Climb power1,440 hp at 2,400 RPM

The Cyclone engine was built in large numbers by the Wright Aeronautical Corporation. Fitted with a single-stage, two-speed supercharger with a hydraulic clutch. It was used as a powerplant of the light bomber Douglas A-20 Havoc (Douglas Boston).

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