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Thunder Tiger PRO .18BX
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This is the Thunder Tiger Pro .18BX 2-Stroke Model Car Engine w/Pull Starter.


Side exhaust
CNC machined aluminum heat sink and backplate
ABC piston and sleeve "A"luminum piston, "B"rass cylinder liner that
is "C"hrome plated
Hyperutectic machined Al-Si ringed piston
Dual ball bearing-supported SG crankshaft
Two needle valve rotary carburetor
Three year limited warranty through Hobby Services beginning at date
of purchase


Thunder Tiger Pro .18BX Model Car Engine with carburetor, pull
starter, air filter with foam element, decals and instruction


Fuel: 20% lubricant and 10-30% nitro content, synthetic/castor blend
lubricant recommended (do not use more than 10% nitro content for
break in)
Glow Plug: Long type recommended such as the OS #8
Glow starter, plug wrench and field equipment


Displacement: 0.181 cu in (2.97cc)
Bore: 0.638" (16.2mm)
Stroke: 0.567" (14.4mm)
Practical RPM: 3,000 - 32,000
Output: 0.8 HP @ 31,000 rpm

Carburetor Settings-NOTE carburetor is preset from the factory and
requires only small adjustments
Needle Valve: 3 - 3-1/2 turns counterclockwise from closed
Air Bleed Screw: After setting needle valve, 1/8 turn clockwise if
mixture is too rich or 1/8 turn counter-clockwise if mixture is too

Height from Mounting Tab Bottom/Top of Cylinder Head: 2.9" (74.5mm)
Height from Crankcase Bottom to Top of Cylinder Head: 3.4" (86.1mm)
Width at Mounting Tabs: 1.5" (39mm)
Width of Crankcase below Mounting Tabs: 1" (25.4mm)
Center of Mounting Holes Same Side: 0.43" (11mm)
Center of Mounting Holes Opposite Side: 1.2" (32mm)
Center of Crankcase to Front Bearing: 1.3" (34.5mm)
Distance from Starter to Front Bearing: 2.8" (71mm)

jxs 10/21/10

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Web Site: http://www.ttamerica.com/
Phone: 217-398-8970
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Thunder Tiger
3002 N. Apollo Drive, Suite #1
Champaign, IL 61822

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Parts Compatibility
Parts Compatibility for Thunder Tiger PRO .18BX
This item is a replacement part for the following:
 LXDGRK Thunder Tiger 1/10 Nitro TS4n Plus 3.5 2.4GHz RTR Red  (Parts List)
 LXDGRL Thunder Tiger 1/10 Nitro TS4n Plus 3.5 2.4GHz RTR Orng  (Parts List)
 LXDGRM Thunder Tiger 1/10 Nitro TS4n Luxe 3.5 2.4GHz RTR Red  (Parts List)
 LXDGRN Thunder Tiger 1/10 Nitro TS4n Luxe 3.5 2.4GHz RTR Blue  (Parts List)

Accessories Needed
This is the Thunder Tiger Pro .18BX 2-Stroke Model Car Engine w/Pull Starter. FEATURES: Two needle valve carb, ABC piston & sleeve, air filter, side exhaust, dual ball bearing SG crankshaft, high-strength con rod w/bushings REQUIRES: 10-30% nitro fuel w/at least 18% lubricant, glow plug, track equip

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