Sectioned example of the Napier ‘Sabre’ aero engine

Made:
1944-1946

Sectioned and operating example of the Napier ‘Sabre’ aero engine, with two reduction gear casing lugs, by D. Napier and Son Limited, England, 1944-1946

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Details

Category:
Aircraft Propulsion
Object Number:
1947-140/1
Materials:
aluminium alloy, asbestos, copper (alloy), paint, rubber (unidentified) and steel (metal)
type:
internal combustion engine
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • engine - power producing equipment
credit:
D. Napier & Sons Ltd.

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