Jet Central News
Jet Central is a brand of Miniature Turbine Engines designed and manufactured by Jet Central USA of North Port, Florida. The brand has been in existence since the late 1990's and is considered to be one of the most reputable manufactures of RC jet engines for the RC hobby industry.
Jet Central Turbines are all powered by Jet A1 or 1-K Kerosene fuel and range in size from the 15.5 pounds of thrust up to 48 pounds of thrust and include:
- Bee II KeroStart (15.5 Lbs Thrust)
- Rabbit (19 Lbs Thrust)
- Cheetah (31 Lbs Thrust)
- Rhino (36 Lbs Thrust)
- Mammoth (48 Thrust)
In addition to these traditional turbine configured models, Jet Central also designs and produces the Turbo Prop, the brand's only jet prop model. as well as one turboprop model.
Jet Central uses high precision CNC machining and computerized balancing allowing them to produce highly reliable engines with long lifespans. The turbine wheels and EGVs are cast by a subcontractor that also provides turbine components to full size turbine manufacturers.
Jet Central USA's RC turbine power plants are distributed through the company's world-wide network of wholesale and retail distributors.