Wright R-2160
The Wright R-2160 Tornado was an experimental 42-cylinder, 7-bank liquid-cooled inline radial aircraft engine. It was proposed in 1940 with 2,350 hp (1,752 kW) for experimental aircraft such as the Republic XP-69.

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Wright R-2160 Tornado - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Wright R-2160 Tornado was an experimental 42-cylinder, 7-bank liquid- cooled inline radial aircraft engine. It was proposed in 1940 with 2,350 hp (1,752  ...
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Wright R-2160 Tornado - World War II - The Great Planes : World ...
Page 1 of 2 - Wright R-2160 Tornado - posted in World War II: This engine is one of those rare breeds - the liquid cooled radial. Wright's original ...
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Wright Aeronautical R-4090 Cyclone 22 | Old Machine Press
Mar 22, 2013 ... The new engine developed by Wright was the R-4090 Cyclone 22 ... R-3350 engine and ongoing development of the 42-cylinder R-2160 ...
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09 Wright Tornado R-2160 Radial Engine - Bill Maloney
Aviation Hall of Fame, Teterboro, NJ - Aircraft Engines / 09 Wright Tornado R-2160 Water Cooled Radial Engine Bill Maloney 3/5/2008 ...
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Republic XP-69
Aug 7, 2011 ... ... proposed 2350-hp Wright R-2160 Tornado, an experimental 42-cylinder, six- row liquid-cooled radial engine driving contrarotating propellers.
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speaking of radial engine p-51's - All Aviation Flightline Online
"The Wright Tornado or R-2160 was an experimental 42 cylinder 6 row liquid cooled aircraft engine (radial). It was proposed in 1940 of 2350hp ...
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Category:Wright R-2160 - Wikimedia Commons
Dec 11, 2012 ... Media in category "Wright R-2160". The following 4 files are in this category, out of 4 total. NJAHOF Wright Tornado R-2160 02.JPG 4.35 MB.
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Wright R-2160 Tornado | World Heritage Encyclopedia
The Wright R-2160 Tornado was an experimental 42-cylinder, 7-bank liquid- cooled inline radial aircraft engine. It was proposed in 1940 with 2,350 hp (1,752  ...
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Alternate engines for the B-29 - Aircraft of World War II
The Boeing B-29 was designed around the Wright R-3350 Duplex Cyclone, ... to make the power required was the Wright R-2160 Tornado.
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Wright R-2160 Tornado - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Wright R-2160 Tornado was an experimental 42-cylinder, 7-bank liquid- cooled inline radial aircraft engine. It was proposed in 1940 with 2,350 hp (1,752  ...
Wright R-2160 – Wikipedia, wolna encyklopedia
Wright R-2160 Tornado - 42-cylindrowy, chłodzony cieczą silnik gwiazdowy o mocy 2500KM zaprojektowany w zakładach Curtiss-Wright Corporation. Nigdy nie ...
P. H. Richardson Wright Field Photo Collection
Scope and ContentThe P.H. Richardson Wright Field Photograph Collection ... J. Buczkowski Wright State University, Special Collections and Archives 3640 .... R- 1820 "Cyclone" 1945 1 153 Full Front View 1945 Wright R-2160 "Tornado" ...
[PDF]Wright R-3350.pdf - Aircraft Engine Historical Society
by two Wright R-3350 Cyclones. It is hard to ... each row. Since Wright had the R- 1820 cylinder and a ... cooled R-2160 Tornado, one of the most complex ..... Schlaifer, Robert, Development of Aircraft Engines, Harvard University, Boston, 1950.
[PDF]MS-365 The P.H. Richardson-Wright Field Photograph Collection
Wright State University. Special Collections ... Operation Lusty and brought to Wright Field for testing. The collection is ..... Wright R-2160 “Tornado”. 154 ¾ View ...
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Oct 26, 2014 ... The Wright R-2160 Tornado was an experimental 2,350 hp (1,752 kW), 42- cylinder, 6-row liquid-cooled aircraft engine. Photo's author, Ad ...
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High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! The Wright R-2160 Tornado was an experimental 42-cylinder, 6-row liquid-cooled aircraft engine. It was proposed in 1940 of 2,350 hp (1,752 kW) for experimental aircraft such as the Republic XP-69.
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Teterboro Airport (Images of Aviation)
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526 Request for Data R-40C The Bell X-2 suspended below a Boeing B-50D carrier plane.(Walter J.Boyne) Model ... Initially, three engine alternatives were proposed: the V-1710,the IV- 1430, and the Wright R-2160. The IV-1430 was initially ...
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Kev Darling spent more than twenty years in the Royal Air Force, engineering aircraft ranging in size from the Tiger Moth to the TriStar. Medically discharged after the first Gulf War he strengthened his writing career, which he had begun in 1986. Since then he has authored numerous magazine articles and more than twenty books and monographs. This ...
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Some of the engines such as the Wright L-5 Whirlwind (right), which powered many of Fokker's airplanes; the Wright Tornado R-2160; and the Wright R-1820 Cyclone (left) are on display at the aviation hall of fame, including photographs from ...
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Wright Aeronautical R-4090 Cyclone 22 | Old Machine Press
By William Pearce In the early 1940s, Wright Aeronautical decided to utilize their 18-cylinder R-3350 engine as the basis for a new engine to compete with the Pratt & Whitney R-4360. The new engine developed by Wright was the R-4090 Cyclone 22 (Wright model no. 792C22AA). It used 22 R-3350 cylinders arranged in two rows…
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Wright R-2160 Tornado - World War II - The Great Planes : World War Two Warbirds
Page 1 of 2 - Wright R-2160 Tornado - posted in World War II: This engine is one of those rare breeds - the liquid cooled radial. Wright's original aim was to build a liquid cooled engine which would be able to fit submerged into the aircraft's wing. That possibility soon petered out and the opposed engine was then turned into the radial contraption. The design involved some clever thinking...but in many ways Wright outsmarted themselves. To obtain the compact size required and...
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speaking of radial engine p-51's
I give you xp-72 Republic 4360 powered mustang/thunderbolt influenced potential racer! http://aeroweb.brooklyn.cuny.edu/database/aircraft/showimage.php?id=13784
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Alternate engines for the B-29
The Boeing B-29 was designed around the Wright R-3350 Duplex Cyclone, which was rated at 2200hp for takeoff. As we know the R-3350 ran into reliabilit
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Radial vs liquid cooled engines
Was any engine better suited for combat during WW2 than the other? I know radials offered greater durability, but did they offer any other advantages?
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Wright R-2600 and a US La-5
According to what I’ve read (and people here know a lot more than me) Curtiss Wright started developing the R-2600 radial engine in 1935. What if some
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