R121 Turboshaft Engine

From Kerbal Space Program Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
This article is a stub. You can help KSP Wiki by expanding it.
R121 Turboshaft Engine
Part image
Engine by
C7 Aerospace Division

Radial size Tiny
Cost (total) 200.00 Funds
Mass (total) 0.60 t
Drag 0.2
Max. Temp. 2000 K
Impact Tolerance 12 m/s
Research Tech tree aerodynamics.png Aerodynamics
Unlock cost 1 200 Funds
Since version 1.7.3
Part configuration Robotics


Product description

This strong turbine engine consumes liquid fuel and outputs angular acceleration. Also emits a pleasently high pitched whine.

C7 Aerospace Division

Use

This engine consumes intake air and liquid fuel, to produce rotation. When you put a set of propellers on it, you can produce thrust. The engine alone doesn't produce thrust. Setting up the engine is tricky, and doesn't have control via throttle by default. It is recommended to set throttle for propeller pitch instead of rotation or torque. Note that the engine requires intake air, so it will not work on Eve, so electric motors are used instead.

Changes

1.7.3
  • Initial Release