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Thunder Tiger RL .53H Ringed
 
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LXAHTG
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299.99
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NOTES FROM OUR TECH DEPARTMENT
This is the RL-53H Ringed Redline Series Two Stroke Helicopter Engine
from Thunder Tiger.

FEATURES

CNC construction low profile cylinder head, anodized red in color
Fixed type two-needle carburetor with two mounting bolts, push/pull
throttle lever and heat insulator for consistent performance under
different flying conditions and cowl enclosures
Lightened hypereutectic machined Al-Si ringed type piston
XC2 (extreme composite) cylinder liner coating with a criss-cross
pattern etched on the sleeve wall
Knife-edged high-strength connecting rod with bushings
Redline R3 glowplug with platinum alloy filament
Reinforced resin rear cage ball bearing support
Three year limited warranty through Hobby Services beginning at date
of purchase

INCLUDES

RL-53H Helicopter Engine with Redline R3 Glowplug, 2.5 & 3mm hex
wrenches, two head shims, box wrench and instruction manual

REQUIREMENTS

Fuel: Heli blend with 10-30% nitromethane and 20% lubricant content
Glow starter, plug wrench and field equipment

SPECIFICATIONS

Displacement: 0.529 cu in (8.27 cc)
Bore: 0.886" (22.5mm)
Stroke: 0.858" (21.8mm)
Practical RPM: 2,000 - 21,000
Output: 2.1 BHP/17,000 RPM
Weight: 13.40oz (380g)
Carburetor Settings;
Needle Valve: Three turns from closed position
Mixture Metering Screw: 1/12 - 1/8 turn counter-clockwise

Distance/top of cylinder head-bottom of mounting tabs: 3.1" (80mm)
Distance/top of cylinder head-bottom of crankcase: 3.5" (88.5mm)
Distance between mounting holes same side: 0.71" (18mm)
Distance between mounting holes opposite side: 1.7" (44mm)
Cylinder head width: 1.7" (44mm)
Width at mounting tabs: 2.05" (52mm)
Width of crankcase below mounting tabs: 1.38" (35mm)
Center of engine to front bearing: 2.04" (51.7mm)
Backplate to front bearing: 3" (76.2mm)
Crankshaft size: 1/4-28 UNF

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Phone: 217-398-8970
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3002 N. Apollo Drive, Suite #1
Champaign, IL 61822

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Parts Compatibility
 
Parts Compatibility for Thunder Tiger RL .53H Ringed
This item is a replacement part for the following:
 LXAGTH Thunder Tiger Raptor 50 Titan SE w/Engine & Blades Blue  (Parts List)
 LXAGTJ Thunder Tiger Raptor 50 Titan SE w/Engine & Blades Red  (Parts List)
 LXAGTK Thunder Tiger Raptor 50 Titan SE w/Engine & Blades Yllw  (Parts List)
 LXBVNU Thunder Tiger Titan X50F Flybarless Kit w/Engine/Blades  (Parts List)

 
This item is an optional part for the following:
 LXAGTE Thunder Tiger Raptor 50 Titan SE Kit Blue  (Parts List)
 LXAGTF Thunder Tiger Raptor 50 Titan SE Kit Red  (Parts List)
 LXAGTG Thunder Tiger Raptor 50 Titan SE Kit Yellow  (Parts List)
 LXAPHH Thunder Tiger Raptor 50 Titan Kit w/Ecureuil Fuse Blue  (Parts List)
 LXAPHJ Thunder Tiger Raptor 50 Titan Kit w/Ecureuil Fuse Red  (Parts List)
 LXBDTW Thunder Tiger Raptor 50 Titan UH-1Y Kit w/PRO-50H Engin  (Parts List)

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COMPLETION NOTES FROM THE TECH DEPARTMENT
This is the RL-53H Ringed Two Stroke Helicopter Engine from Thunder Tiger. FEATURES: Fixed type two-needle carb, knife-edge connecting rod, XC2 cylinder coating, Al-Si hypereutetic ringed piston, R3 glow plug, red anodized oversized heat sink head, reinforced resin rear cage ball bearing support REQUIRES: 10-30% nitro heli fuel w/at least 20% lubricant, muffler, field equip

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