Daimler L14

1st Flight 1919
Military Users-Prototype Only.
Daimler L14
The Daimler L14 was a two-seat, high-wing, monoplane fighter built in 1919.
It was built as a two-person, aerodynamically improved version of the Daimler L11 aircraft.
Daimler L14
It was powered by the Daimler D.IIIb water-cooled V-8 engine and was armed with two 7.92 mm (0.312 in) machine guns, one forward and one rearward firing.
One prototype was built.
Daimler L14
Specifications-
Crew: 2
Wingspan: 12.3 m (40 ft 4 in)
Wing area: 30 m2 (320 sq ft)
Empty weight: 870 kg (1,918 lb)
Gross weight: 1,270 kg (2,800 lb)
Power plant: 1 × Daimler D.IIIb V-8 water-cooled piston engine, 138 kW (185 hp)
Propellers: 2-bladed fixed-pitch propeller
Performance
Maximum speed: 206 km/h (128 mph, 111 kn)
Range: 700 km (430 mi, 380 nmi)
Rate of climb: 5.37 m/s (1,057 ft/min)
Armament
Guns: 2 × 7.92 mm (0.312 in) machine guns
Daimler L14
Credits-
German Aircraft of the First World War-Peter Gray & Owen Thetford.
German Fighter Aircraft in World War I, Design, Construction and Innovation-Mark C. Wilkins.
The Complete Book of Fighters-Gordon Swanborough
Wikipedia.

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