Cylinder Heads

Some articles on cylinder heads, cylinder, heads, cylinder head, cylinders:

Fw190 - Early Development - Design Concepts
... The hottest point on any air-cooled engine are the cylinder heads, located along the outside diameter of a radial engine ... by placing an airfoil-shaped ring around the outside of the cylinder heads ... the engine proper was greatly simplified, essentially a basic cylinder ...
Chevrolet Big-Block Engine - Generation 2: Mark IV Series - 427
... high overlap camshaft and large port, cast iron heads in order to maximize cylinder head airflow (and, hence, engine power) at elevated engine operating speeds ... RPO L89 was an L71 fitted with aluminum heads While this option produced no power advantage, it did reduce engine (and hence, vehicle) weight by roughly 75 pounds (34 kg) ... nearly identical to the production L88 version of the 427, but featured an all-aluminum cylinder block in addition to aluminum cylinder heads, which dropped total engine weight into small block Chevy territory (ap ...
Anzani 10-cylinder - Design and Development
... century Anzani developed his upright 3-cylinder 'W' type motorcycle engine, which powered Bleriot's successful Channel crossing flight of 1909, into a three-cylinder symmetric or 'Y ... By 1912 he had built the Anzani 10, a 10-cylinder engine, air-cooled like its predecessors, which, like other Anzani engines, was made with different size cylinders ... It was a double row engine, built with two rows of five cylinders separated along the crankshaft by about a cylinder radius, giving the engine a slimmer profile than other contemporary two ...
Mercedes-Benz OM603
... and a technological leap forward from the earlier 5 cylinder OM617 ... As these were mounted at the cylinder head (modern traps are mounted further away), heat from these trap oxidizers caused failure of the aluminum cylinder ... the trap oxidizers, the original #14 mold cylinder heads were weak and if overheated could crack as with any overheated engine ...
Chrysler LA Engine - Technical Information
... The cylinder block remained basically the same ... Cylinders were numbered from the front of the engine to the rear cylinders 1, 3, 5 and 7 were found on the left (driver side) bank, or "bank 1", with the even numbers on the other bank ... Coolant passages were located between the cylinders ...

Famous quotes containing the words heads and/or cylinder:

    No matter how deep and dark your pit, how dank your shroud,
    Their heads are heroically unbloody and unbowed.
    Ogden Nash (1902–1971)

    The outline of the city became frantic in its effort to explain something that defied meaning. Power seemed to have outgrown its servitude and to have asserted its freedom. The cylinder had exploded, and thrown great masses of stone and steam against the sky.
    Henry Brooks Adams (1838–1918)