Continental AV1790
The Continental AV1790 was an American tank V-12 engine. Produced by Continental Motors, the AV1790 was used in a variety of limited production or pilot heavy tanks, including the M53 and M55 Howitzer, T30, T34, T43 (neither to be confused with the Soviet T-34 or T-43), T57, and T58, as well as the production M103 tank (derived from the T43) and the M51 recovery vehicle. There were also diesel versions (AVDS, automotive vee engine diesel supercharged) for the M47, M48, and M60 Pattons.
The AV-1790-5B is also the engine of the Blastolene Special, a custom car owned by Jay Leno.

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Continental AV1790 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Continental AV1790 was an American tank V-12 engine. Produced by Continental Motors, the AV1790 was used in a variety of limited production or pilot ...
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Engine - World Of Tanks
Jul 14, 2013 ... Continental AV-1790-5C, 00810 810 hp, 020 20%, Gasoline, 99,000 Credits.png, 1,159 kg, T57 Heavy Tank. 10X. Continental AV-1790-7B ...
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V12 Continental AV1790 Tank Engine Used in The M47 Tank | eBay
V12 Continental AV1790 TANK ENGINE USED IN THE M47 TANK in Business & Industrial, Manufacturing & Metalworking, Other | eBay.
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Continental Motors Differences Between AV 1790 7, AV 1790 8 And ...
This is an internal bulletin from Continental Motors from February 1, 1956 detailing the differences between the various models of their 1790 cubic inch...
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V-1790 - Kampfpanzer
The development started in the early 1940s at the Continental Motor ... The AV-1790 is equipped with a dry sump lubrication and electrically ignited. The name ...
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File:Continental AV-1790-5B.JPG - Wikimedia Commons
Feb 8, 2013 ... English: Restored Continental AV-1790-5B tank engine at the American Armored Foundation Tank Museum in Danville, Virginia.
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Continental Motors Differences Between AV 1790 7, AV 1790 8 And ...
This is an internal bulletin from Continental Motors from February 1, 1956 detailing ... The engines examined are the AV-1790-7, AV-1790-8 and AVSI- 1790-6.
Continental Motors, Inc. - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Although Continental is most well known for its engines for light aircraft, it was also contracted to produce the air-cooled V-12 AV-1790-5B gasoline engine for ...
Continental AV1790 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Continental AV1790 was an American tank V-12 engine. Produced by Continental Motors, the AV1790 was used in a variety of limited production or pilot ...
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Field and Depot Maintenance: Magnetos, Ignition, Assemblies, ...
Field and Depot Maintenance: Magnetos, Ignition, Assemblies, ...
1992
12-cylinder, Continental Models AV-1790-5B .... D 101.11: 9-2920- 204-35 FIELD AND DEPOT MAINTENANCE MAGNETOS, IGNITION, ASSEMBLIES 2920-593- 6456 AND 2920-640-7743 (AMERICAN BOSCH TYPES MRE6A43 AND ...
M103 Heavy Tank 1950-74 (New Vanguard)
M103 Heavy Tank 1950-74 (New Vanguard)
2013
"The author gives a full background, the story of the long development of this tank (which was never given a name), and its eventual use and modifications. It makes for a most interesting history of this big, Cold War tank and is a book that deserves a place on the shelf of any armor enthusiast."- Scott Van Aken, www.modzelingmadness.com ...
Marines Under Armor: The Marine Corps and the Armored ...
Marines Under Armor: The Marine Corps and the Armored ...
Kenneth W. Estes, 2000
Engine: Continental AV-1790-5B, 810 hp Speed: 30 mph Range: 80 miles Misc.: Another interim Korean War production vehicle, remaining in service until 1959 ( 3d Tank Battalion). Introduced rangefinder. Last tank with bow machine gun.
Standard Catalog of U.S. Military Vehicles
Standard Catalog of U.S. Military Vehicles
David Doyle, 2003
David Doyle's interest in full size military vehicles was sparked as a boy when his father gave him a ride in an M211 6X6. Years later, David began collecting and restoring post-WWII 6X6 vehicles, with an emphasis on special-purpose trucks. He is a member of the Military Vehicle Preservation Association, Society for the Preservation and Apprec...
Field and Depot Maintenance Manual: Magneto, Ignition, ...
Field and Depot Maintenance Manual: Magneto, Ignition, ...
1992
... and S6LN-32), End Item Application, Engine, Gasoline, 4-cylinder, Continental Model AOI-268-3A and -3B (TM 9-7605-1) . ... CONTINENTAL MODEL AOSI-895- 5 (TM 9-1805-212) 12-CYLINDER, CONTINENTAL MODEL AV-1790-5B (TM ...
Illustrated Directory of Tanks and Fighting Vehicles: From World War I to the Present Day
Illustrated Directory of Tanks and Fighting Vehicles: From World War I to the Present Day
David Miller, 2000
David Miller is a former officer in the British armed forces, who served in the Falklands campaign, Germany, Netherlands, Malaysia and Singapore. His works for CG Enterprises include The History of Browning Firearms, The Illustrated Directory of Guns, and Fighting Men of WWII: Axis and Allied Forces.
The Illustrated Directory of Tanks of the World
The Illustrated Directory of Tanks of the World
David Miller, 2000
Engine: Continental AV-1790-5B or 7C 12-cylinder air-cooled diesel engine developing 810hp at 2,800rpm. Performance: Road speed 21mph (34km/h), range 80 miles (129km); vertical obstacle 3ft (0.914m); trench 7ft 6in (2.286m); gradient ...
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Unknown Chemistry: M46 Patton Research Path
Ah one of my most hated tanks in all of World of Tanks. I can't decide whether or not it's the fact that it's so bloody arty vulnerable or the fact that it's a slower version of the Pershing.
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Mistake - Localization & Translation - World of Tanks official forum
Mistake - posted in Localization & Translation: In the American "Engine Continental AV-1790-1" tier 8 engine it says under "Compatible Vehicles" T23, M26 Pershing, T92, M46 Patton, T25 AT, T25/2. Notice above? T23. The T23 was removed in like 6.5
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And The Viper wins! Champions 1&2 Cyl: Ducati V-Twins 4 Cyl: VW/Porsche Air-cooled B-4 and Mitsubishi/DSM 4G63T I-4 6 Cyl: Porsche Air-cooled B-6 8...
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The Tank and AFV Blog: AV-1790 Differences Document
Not sure that anyone out there cares much about specifics concerning US Army tank engines in the 1950's/1960's, but if so, this might prove interesting. It's a document from Continental Motors on how to differentiate between the various models of their 1790 cubic inch gasoline tank engines.
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M103 Heavy Tank | History Wars Weapons
The M103 was a heavy tank used by the US Army and the US Marine Corps during the Cold War...armed with a 120mm rifled gun which could hit the target at 2,500...
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