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  •  P-47 Built Around the Turbosupercharger (2+ / 0-)
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    shortfinals, lazybum

    I've seen it written that the P-47 was the smallest airframe whoch could be built around the turbosupercharger installed on the plane and the engine, the P&W R-2800 Double Wasp radial engine.  Of course, small is relative.

    "Love the Truth, defend the Truth, speak the Truth, and hear the Truth" - Jan Hus, d.1415 CE

    by PrahaPartizan on Tue Jan 22, 2013 at 11:05:34 PM PST

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