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DLE Engines - DLEG0040 DLEDLE-40 DLE-40
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DLE-40
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DLE Engines DLE-40cc Twin Gas w/Electronic Ignition
 
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LNEBGL
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499.99
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NOTES FROM OUR TECH DEPARTMENT
              This is the DLE-40cc Twin Cylinder Gasoline Engine
                          with Electronic Ignition.

**Additional Technical Info Will Be Added When It Becomes Available.**

FEATURES: Electronic ignition delvers smooth idle, easy starting and powerful throttle transition, spiral wire wrap eliminates interference Updated muffler design for increased noise reduction, excellent aeration and power Sealed crankshaft ball bearings Optimized pumper carburetor with phenolic insert to insulate carburetor from engine heat Lightweight pistons for fast acceleration, excellent compression and low vibration Composite backplate mount

INCLUDES: DLE-40 Gasoline Engine with Electronic Ignition, NGK CM6 Spark Plugs, Electronic Ignition, Mufflers, four 0.98" (25mm) Standoffs and Instruction Manual

REQUIRES: 87 octane gasoline 2-cycle oil, mix ratio for this engine is 30 parts gas to one part oil and must be followed exactly for warranty consideration and optimum performance 4.8 - 6V NiMH/NiCd, or 6.6V LiFe or 7.4V LiPo battery for ignition (separate receiver style pack can be used) (LiPo & LiFe requires voltage regulator) Propeller: 19x8, 19x10, 20x8, 20x10 Field Equipment

SPECS: Displacement: 2.45 cu in (40.0 cc) Bore (x2): 1.26" (32mm) Stroke (x2): 0.98" (25mm) RPM Range: 1,500-8,500 Performance: 4.8 HP @ 8,500RPM Idle Speed: 1500RPM Compression Ratio: 10.5:1 Overall Weight: 3.3lbs (1.5kg) Engine Weight: 2.58lbs (1170g) Muffler Weight (x2): 3.6oz (102g) Ignition Module Weight: 5.3oz (149g) Engine Mount Standoff Weight: 0.7oz (19g) Miscellaneous Item Weight: 2oz (56g) Width between Cylinder Heads: 7.1" (180mm) Distance between Mounting Hole Centers/Narrow Side: 2.1" (54mm) Distance between Mounting Hole Centers/Wide Side: 2.7" (70mm) Length/Backplate to Outer Edge of Prop Drive Hub: 6.3" (161mm) Distance from Crankshaft Center/Outer edge of Carb: 3.5" (90mm) Standoff Length: 0.98" (25mm) Spark Plug Gap: 0.018 - 0.020" (0.45mm - 0.51mm)

Carburetor Settings; (carb is preset at factory and should require only small adjustments) Idle Adjustment Screw: Turn clockwise to increase idle speed, conterclockwise to decrease idle speed Low Speed Needle: Turn needle to fully closed position, then open 1.25 turns High Speed Needle: Turn needle to fully closed position, then open 1.5 turns-tachometer is recommended when setting high speed needle to obtain maximum speed

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CHAMPAIGN, IL 61822

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COMPLETION NOTES FROM THE TECH DEPARTMENT
This is the DLE 40cc Gas Powered Twin Cylinder Engine with Electronic Ignition. FEATURES: Automatic electronic ignition, 2 mufflers, sealed crankshaft bearings, spark plugs, optimized pumper carb w/ phenolic insulator lightweight piston, composite backplate mount REQUIRES: 87 octane gasoline, 2-cycle oil, propeller, ignition battery

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