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The Napier Sabre was a British H-24-cylinder, liquid cooled, sleeve valve, piston aero engine, designed by Major Frank Halford and built by Napier & Son during World War II. The engine evolved to become one of the most powerful inline piston aircraft engines in the world developing from 2,200 horsepower (1,640 kW) in its earlier versions to 3,500 hp (2,600 kW) in late-model prototypes.[1]

The Napier Sabre was a British H-24-cylinder, liquid cooled, sleeve valve, piston aero engine, designed by Major Frank Halford and built by Napier & Son during World War II. The engine evolved to become one of the most powerful inline piston aircraft engines in the world developing from 2,200 horsepower (1,640 kW) in its earlier versions to 3,500 hp (2,600 kW) in late-model prototypes.[1]

A fitter checking the ignition system of the Napier Sabre engine used by the Hawker Typhoon. These 2,200hp engines had 48 spark plugs and remained rather tempremental throughout it's service - World War 2

A fitter checking the ignition system of the Napier Sabre engine used by the Hawker Typhoon. These 2,200hp engines had 48 spark plugs and remained rather tempremental throughout it's service - World War 2

Josef "Pips" Priller and his 2 BMW powered machines.. A Focke Wulf 190.. and BMW 327/55

Josef "Pips" Priller and his 2 BMW powered machines.. A Focke Wulf 190.. and BMW 327/55

German pilot Hanna Reitsch sitting on a V-1 rocket manned version (Fieseler Fi 103R) on the test site Rechlin (Rechlin-Larz). 1944 Germany

German pilot Hanna Reitsch sitting on a V-1 rocket manned version (Fieseler Fi 103R) on the test site Rechlin (Rechlin-Larz). 1944 Germany