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Green E.6

 

Green-E6

 

The Green E.6 was a British six-cylinder, water-cooled aero engine that first ran in December 1911, it was designed by Gustavus Green and built by the Green Engine Co and Mirlees, Bickerton & Day of Stockport between August 1914 and December 1918. A total of 42 were built.

 

Applications:
Avro 504K
Avro 523A
Bass-Paterson flying boat
Cody Type V
Eastbourne Aviation Circuit biplane
Gnosspelius Hydro Tractor Biplane
Graham-White Charabancs Type 10
Royal Aircraft Factory F.E.2a
Short S.68 Seaplane
Sopwith Bat Boat
Sopwith Three-seater
Sopwith 1913 Circuit of Britain floatplane
Sopwith Type TT

 

E.6
Type: 6-cylinder, inline, upright piston engine
Bore: 5.51 in (140 mm)
Stroke: 5.98 in (152 mm)
Displacement: 855.54 cu in (14.03 L)
Dry weight: 440 lb (200 kg)
Valvetrain: Gear driven overhead camshaft, two valves per cylinder
Fuel type: 40-50 octane petrol
Cooling system: Water-cooled
Reduction gear: Direct drive, right-hand tractor
Power output: 120 hp (89.5 kW) at 1,300 rpm (maximum power)
Specific power: 0.14 hp/cu in (6.4 kW/L)
Power-to-weight ratio: 0.27 hp/lb (0.45 kW/kg)

 

 


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