Aviation Museum in Košice

Photogallery - Engines

Mikulin AM-38F

Engine Mikulin AM-38F Twelve-cylinder Vee-type supercharged liquid-cooled engine Mikulin AM-38F was used in attack planes Ilyushin Il-2 Sturmovik. Engine was developed from type AM-38 by increasing performance and reducing of compression ratio from 6,6 to 6,0.

Basic technical specifications of Mikulin AM-38F:

 bore: 154 mm
 strike: 160 mm
 total volume of cylinders: 46,66 l
 compression ratio: 6,0
 length x height x width: 2303 mm x 1050 mm x 762-845 mm
 dry weight: 880 kg
 rpm: 2350
 performance: 1742 hp (1282 kW)

Ilyushin Il-2m3

Ilyushin Il-2m3, 1st Czechoslovak Air Division, May 1945
(drawing Jaroslav Velc)