AVweb's AirVenture 2007 Podcast #4: Powerplant Developments Resurrects the Jumo for a Whole New Market
File Size 7.5 MB / Running Time 8:13
Although it's been all but forgotten, the Junkers Jumo engine was one of the most successful powerplants of World War II. But did you know it was a two-cycle diesel? A UK company called Powerplant Developments is seeking to develop a new LSA engine based on the same operating principles used in the Jumo. In this podcast, the company's chairman, Derek Graham, explains how the engine works.