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Old 01-18-2008, 03:46 AM
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Mike Anderson
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Default Watts/Lb in real life

Just for fun . . .

A Spitfire with a 1096 kW Merlin weighing about 6750 lb flew on . . . . 162 W/Lb.

An Me109 was pretty much the same.

A Zero was closer to 145 W/Lb.
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