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Bristol Hercules radial airplane engine. Sleeve valve engine design. Like a swiss watch.  Smooth and powerful, but make you wonder if you took one hit the gear box if it would shut the entire engine down. Most other radial designs had 1 or 2 cam "rings" with lobes to operate pushrods for the overhead valve Hemi combustion chamber layout

The Bristol Hercules was a two-row radial aircraft engine designed by Sir Roy Fedden and produced by the Bristol Engine Company starting in

The Rolls Royce Merlin. 27 litre Supercharged V12. This engine shaped the 20th century in many ways.

"The Rolls Royce Merlin. 27 litre Supercharged This engine shaped the century in many ways." -- I think this was the engine used in the fabled British Spitfire fighters in the Battle of Britain WW II.

Which little boy didn't grow up loving airplanes?!? Custom frame vintage aviation #art in a Harrison frame from Larson-Juhl for the young, or just young at heart, man in your life!

Which little boy/ girl didn't grow up loving airplanes? Custom frame vintage aviation in a Harrison frame from Larson-Juhl for the young, or just young at heart, man/ lady in your life!

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Bristol Hercules 734 Sleeve Valve Radial Engine, 1,980hp, could you imagine doing the timing on that thing?

Bristol Hercules 734 Sleeve Valve Radial Engine, could you imagine doing the timing on that thing?

the beauty of machines - Radial Engine

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the beauty of machines - Radial Engine : The Cylinder Block, itself, spins. The Crankshaft is Stationery.

1930 Bentley with Merlin engine -  Aero-Engined Vintage Racers - THE H.A.M.B.

1930 Bentley with Merlin Spitfire Airplane engine - Aero-Engined Vintage Racers - THE H.

Allison  V12, used in early P 51 Mustangs and in P 38 Lightnings

Allison used in early P 51 Mustangs and in P 38 Lightnings. The Merlin engine is what made the Mustang truly formidable.

Rolls Royce Merlin...Hitler's nemesis and beautiful

Rolls Royce Merlin, Hitler's nemesis and a work of mechanical art .

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