Continuing on the technical theme, you may need Google and a calculator, if we plugged our Spitfire MkXIV into the national grid, at full power how many 100watt light bulbs could we run? This assumes 100% efficiencies.
The prize for this competition will be selected from the Friends of the Fighter Collection merchandise as shown HERE .Entry by e-mail only to Friends@fighter-collection.com. To enter Competition Number 9, please put the words 'Power in the subject header of your e-mail.
Entries close at 23.00hrs Friday 19th June 2009.
Usual Friends competition rules apply – in the case of duplicate winning submissions the winner will be selected by being plucked, as is our tradition, from Stephen's bone dome.