Curtiss Electric Propellers

Curtiss Electric Prop

The Curtiss Electric propeller uses an electric motor to control blade pitch.

 

Curtiss Electric Propeller Construction and Operation

 

Curtiss Propeller Applications on British Aircraft (Partial List)

AircraftProp Model
MOHAWK - H-75A4C532D-F2
MARYLAND - 167B-4C53D2-F8
TOMAHAWK - H-81AC53D2-F14
WELLINGTONC53D2-16
BEAUFORTC53D2-F20
LIBERATOR - LB-30C532D-F22
KITTYHAWK - H-87AC532D-F30
MUSTANG - NA-73C532D-F32
TOMAHAWK - H-81AC5315S-C10
MARYLAND - 167FC5315S-C22
MUSTANG - NA-73C5315S-D8
LIGHTNING - L322C5315S-D10
TOMAHAWK - H-81AC5315S-D12
MARTLETT - G-36B/F4FC5315S-D14
KITTYHAWK - H-87AC5315S-D16
BERMUDA - B340C532S-C14

 

Curtiss Hub and Blade Designations

 

Curtiss 1950 Turbopropeller Brochure (5.7MB PDF)

Courtesy of Tom Fey


 

The Douglas XB-42 Propeller System