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Definitely not an Allison. And not 1/25 either.

This is the AMT 1/25 Allison. Sorta similar, but actually entirely different.

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Judging by the sump and the angled cylinder head tops (relative to the exhaust ports), your engine appears to be a Rolls Royce Merlin, in perhaps 1/32 scale.

A left side view of a gloss grey -painted aircraft piston engine on static display

 

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7 hours ago, Ace-Garageguy said:

Definitely not an Allison. And not 1/25 either.

This is the AMT 1/25 Allison. Sorta similar, but actually entirely different.

Right20side201-vi.jpg

 

 

Judging by the sump and the angled cylinder head tops (relative to the exhaust ports), your engine appears to be a Rolls Royce Merlin, in perhaps 1/32 scale.

A left side view of a gloss grey -painted aircraft piston engine on static display

 

Maybe one of Revell's 1/32 aircraft models? The Typhoon has a Napier Sabre.

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2 hours ago, Paul Payne said:

Wow- thought it was big in 1/25th scale, in 1/32nd scale it would be huge! 

The V-12 aircraft engines from WW II were indeed huge.

The Merlin was 1650 cu.in, the Allison 1710. So roughly 3 to 4 times the swept volume of a typical big-block automotive V8. Add the superchargers, speed-reduction gearbox for the prop, and the accessory drives...huge.

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There have been several 1/32 models of the P-51 and Spitfire (which both used the Merlin) that included engines. I'm not familiar with all of them so can't tell you which one this might be. 

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On 9/3/2021 at 4:04 PM, Classicgas said:

Actually 1/32 is smaller than 1/25.

Yup.
And It for sure is a Rolls Royce / Packard Merlin.
Airfix had Merlins in 1:24th scale in the P51 Mustang and Spitfire.

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It looks like a 1/32 Merlin/RollsRoyce engine, I cant identify the large bell shape housing in the rear. the round part lying behind the engine is wheel hub from a WW2 plane.

The tranny is a truck kit tranny.

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AMT's Allison, MPC/Airfix spitfire merlin and Hawker engines in front of Bandi P51

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