Bringing the Thunder since 1906

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    The P2 Thunderbolt of the United States Air Cavalry roared into service in 1906.

    The first aircraft to successfully utilise the so-called "jet" steam turbine, the Thunderbolt was capable of astonishing speed.

    For the full story behind this and many other constructions of the Steampunk Age, visit

    ~Tac~, KryptonHeidt, steelsauce, and 12 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Karf Oohlu 54 months ago | reply

      Hey! would you like a lttle more aircraft with your gun, no you say, fine, take this magical piece of flying weaponry.

      This is sooo cool.

    2. 2 Much Caffeine 54 months ago | reply

      Cheers mate, glad you like it.

    3. Zsdvnm 54 months ago | reply

      awsome, i still have yet to make a steampunk plane, but i will eventually...

    4. Yupa-sama 54 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Blogged by The Brothers Brick, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    5. Lord-Sterling 54 months ago | reply

      I love this MOC! It's such a gorgeous Steampunk piece. I love the use of the tall support pieces to form the fuselage which in turn allows you to attach some killer greebs. Looks fast and mean. Love it!

    6. Geoffrey the Dragon 51 months ago | reply

      Looks like the caproni flying barrel.

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