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PBS, První brněnská strojírna Velká Bíteš, a.s

Small turbojet engine with the technology of "big" engines. It consists of a single-stage radial compressor, radial and axial diffuser, annular combustion chamber, and single-stage axial turbine. 

It reaches up to 210 N thrust with the weight less than 2.1 kg. Engine bearings are lubricated with the mixture of fuel and 3% of oil. The engine is controlled by a digital electronic system integrated in the engine together with fuel pump and two electromagnetic valves. Starting is electrical. Spark plug is built in the jacket of the combustion chamber. Engine clamp and intake screen can be ordered as optional accessories.

TJ-20A Technical data

ManufacturerPBS, První brněnská strojírna Velká Bíteš, a.s
Initial testing
TypeSingle-shaft turbojet
Nb. built


Diameter121 mm4.8 in.
Length overall316 mm12.4 in.


Dry2,1 kg4.6 lbs
Propulsion systemlbs


Max RPMt/mn rpm
Idle RPM t/mn rpm
Thrust at max RPM210 N47.2 lb
Thrust max continuous
Thrust at idle RPM
Pressure ratio / 1
Max Flow/slbs/sec
Max continue EGTdeg.Cdeg.F


Consumption at Max650.0 ml/min21.98 fl oz/min
Consumption at Idle126.6  ml/min4.26 fl oz/min
Specific fuel consumption 1,3 l/min 

Carburant JET A–1 ou équivalent avec 3 % huile pour turboréacteur