The protoype for the T53 series of engines


Data on manufacture and type

Manufacturer: Lycoming Engines

Powerplant type: Turbine

Powerplant Ratings

Provided powerplant data is for uninstalled, sea level, static operations.

The protoype for the T53 series of engines

Normal Ratings
Max continuous:  
Take-off / rated:  
OEI Ratings
OEI contingency:  
OEI continuous:  
OEI 30-second:  
OEI intermediate:  


References and sources used

Design Highlights of Lycoming's XT-53 Gas Turbine
Dr. Anshelm Franz
12th AHS Forum Proceedings, May 2, 1956 (page 5)
Meeting paper or Presentation
Comprehensive description of the design and development of the T53 series engine

Aircraft using the Lycoming XT-53