BMW V

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The BMW V was a water-cooled V-12 aircraft engine built in Germany in the 1920s. Effectively two BMW III engines sharing a common crankshaft, power was in the 270 kW - 310 kW (360 hp - 420 hp) range.

Specifications


  • Bore: 150 mm (5.9 in)
  • Stroke: 180 mm (7.1 in)
  • Displacement: 38.2 L (2,330 cu in)

Applications


  • Albatros L 73
  • Albatros L 75

References


Gunston, Bill (1986). World Encyclopedia of Aero Engines. Wellingborough: Patrick Stephens. pp. 25. 

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