SXE-3000 Line of Engines

The SXE-3000 has a marvelous performance for the size and the horsepower available, here are the numbers:

  • Single stage centrifugal compressor and centrifugal turbine impellers.
  • Weight of 135 to 185 lb. with choice of accessories.
  • Single igniter with single coil, constant ignition (up to 23,000 RPM)
  • Annular combustion chamber with flame turning at 45 degrees of inclination.
  • Six main fuel injectors plus one starting injector (up to 23,000 RPM)
  • Up to 280 hp at 65,000 RPM (20 seconds)
  • Fuel pump rated up to 600 psi.
  • Oil pump rated up to 150 psi.
  • Oil type 5W-30 synthetic
  • Partially regenerative combustion chamber increases compression
  • Two sets of planetary gears
  • 6,000 hours T.B.O.
  • T.B.O. performed by the owner after taking classes
  • T.B.O. kit has ALL necessary items for rebuilding the engine
  • 12 Volts electrical system, single battery
  • Generator or Alternator available upon request
  • Standard reduction 23:1 (different upon request)
  • Pressure output (bleed air) for instruments or pressurization
  • Option of hydraulic prop governor with separate pump and oil tank

Specifications

Max Pwr. 65,000 rpm – 320 Hp.
Take off Pwr. 62,000 rpm - 300 Hp.
75% Pwr. 225 Hp.
55% Pwr. 165 Hp.
Specific Fuel Consumption 0.45 lb./Hp/Hr.
Max altitude 35,000 ft.
Temperatures  
Ambient -65 to 125 F.
Max 1180 F.
Cruise 890 F.
I.T.T. Max. 1890 F.
Oil consumption 1 quart/100 hrs.
Residual trust 150 lb. at Hp
  75 lb. at Hp
Compressor airflow 93 cu. Ft/sec. @ 61,000 rpm
  76 cu. Ft/sec. @ 60,500 rpm
Output shaft (23:1) 500 rpm idle
  2500 rpm cruise
  2800 rpm take off
  3050 rpm emergency (20 seconds)


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SXE-3000 Videos

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