History of the Vaught F4U Corsair Plane (cont’d)

Several varieties of the Pratt-Whitney R-2800 Double Wasp radial engine were used in the Corsair plane. Some used a water-methanol injection to increase the power for short sprints. This was called “War Emergency” power and had a suffix “W” after the dash number of the engine. During the Korean War, there were modifications to cope […]

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Carshalton 1st XI

After the 3-1 defeat and poor performance of the previous week, Carshalton needed to be focused and disciplined to get back to winning ways. Shaun Swan declaring himself fit (OK – recovered from injury) in midweek was a boost and debutants Jason Winyard and Paul Pearce from the 2nd XI filled the gaps caused by […]

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