1972-02-01

The Ford Turbine-An Engine Designed to Compete with the Diesel 720168

This paper describes the design of the Ford gas turbine engine. The discussion includes basic design parameters, mechanical arrangement, functional and material requirements, and the aerodynamic and mechanical design of the major components and associated systems. Component and engine test results are discussed briefly, together with some of the major problems encountered and their solutions.

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