View Full Version : Air cooled, supercharged V12


Weasel
11-20-2008, 10:41 PM
This has gotta be one wild engine - check it out on EvilBay:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Cars-Trucks___Fairchild-V770-9-SUPERCHARGED-V12_W0QQitemZ290276826933QQddnZCarsQ20Q26Q20Trucks QQddiZ2282QQcmdZViewItemQQptZUS_Cars_Trucks?hash=i tem290276826933&_trksid=p4506.c0.m245&_trkparms=65%3A10|39%3A1|240%3A1309 (http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Cars-Trucks___Fairchild-V770-9-SUPERCHARGED-V12_W0QQitemZ290276826933QQddnZCarsQ20Q26Q20Trucks QQddiZ2282QQcmdZViewItemQQptZUS_Cars_Trucks?hash=i tem290276826933&_trksid=p4506.c0.m245&_trkparms=65%3A10%7C39%3A1%7C240%3A1309)

Chuckles Garage
11-20-2008, 10:57 PM
Good lord! 773 cubic inches!!!

Unkl Ian
11-20-2008, 11:00 PM
Cool motor.
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An extra hole in the side of the block is usually a bad sign.

DocWatson
11-20-2008, 11:03 PM
Now that is awesome, a prototype aircraft motor for the XP 77, cool little experimental aircraft. Sorry guys but I hope this goes to a restorer and someone builds a replica!
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v613/docwatson1938/xp77-1.jpg

Doc.

PS, Doesn't someone live next to Kermi Weeks? Pop over and tell him about it!!

Ramblur
11-20-2008, 11:45 PM
Now that is awesome, a prototype aircraft motor for the XP 77, cool little experimental aircraft.

PS, Doesn't someone live next to Kermi Weeks? Pop over and tell him about it!!

Cool! Yes I'm next to Kermit and sent him a link just now.