Re: Propellor "reverse thrust"

Date:         05 Sep 97 17:27:23 
From:         faurecm@halcyon.com (C. Marin Faure)
Organization: Northwest Nexus Inc.
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In article <airliners.1997.1974@ohare.Chicago.COM>, zinegreen@aol.com
(ZineGreen) wrote:

> Yes, a turboprop engine does reverse (though I don;t know of a
> reciprocating, i.e. piston engine that does.)

All the heavy piston transports (DC-7, Boeing Stratocruiser, Lockheed
Constellaton, etc.) had reversing propellers.

C. Marin Faure
  author, Flying A Floatplane