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Le Rhone Model C 9 Cylinder Rotary Engine, Cutaway

Designer:
Le Rhone (France)  Search this
Distributor:
Societe des Moteurs Gnome et Rhône  Search this
Manufacturer:
Union Switch and Signal Company (Swissvale, Pennsylvania)  Search this
Materials:
Metal
Dimensions:
3-D: 109 × 97cm (42 15/16 × 38 3/16 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Reciprocating & Rotary
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
Circa World War I
Credit Line:
Exchange with Cole Palen
Inventory Number:
A19790541000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Mary Baker Engen Restoration Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv90dab2705-4385-434e-bbad-9c3fd40dbe05
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19790541000

Piston, Le Rhone Model C Engine

Designer:
Le Rhone (France)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Union Switch and Signal Company (Swissvale, Pennsylvania)  Search this
Type:
PROPULSION-Components (Engine Parts)
Country of Origin:
France
Credit Line:
Found in collection. Donor unknown at this time. Found on NASM premises.
Inventory Number:
A20010492001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9cf6c4493-50b7-47b1-a353-f186753351df
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20010492001

Le Rhone Model C 9 Cylinder Rotary Engine

Designer:
Le Rhone (France)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Union Switch and Signal Company (Swissvale, Pennsylvania)  Search this
Dimensions:
Overall: 253lb. (114.8kg)
Type:
PROPULSION-Reciprocating & Rotary
Country of Origin:
France
Date:
Manufactured on September 28, 1919
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. George Duncan Robertson
Inventory Number:
A19820090000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9547b1167-b6b0-4163-9ea1-b4765c2ea7be
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19820090000

Le Rhone Model C, 9 Cylinder, Rotary Engine

Designer:
Le Rhone (France)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Union Switch and Signal Company (Swissvale, Pennsylvania)  Search this
Dimensions:
Engine height on stand 135 cm (53 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Reciprocating & Rotary
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
Accepted January 29, 1919
Credit Line:
On Loan from the War Department, Air Service, Washington, D.C.
Inventory Number:
A19200011000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv95bac1fda-66d3-4129-ba1f-2341862621e0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19200011000

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