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Tower Hobbies - TOWG0161 TOW161 161 667300301611 0667300301611
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Tower Hobbies .61 Ball Bearing ABC Schnuerle & Muffler
 
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Tower Hobbies .61 Ball Bearing ABC Schnuerle & Muffler
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LXUR77
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     This is the Tower Hobbies .61 2-Stroke R/C ABC SNL Engine w/Muffler.

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For optional mufflers, see COMMENTS.

FEATURES: CNC (Computer-Numerically-Controlled) machining for exact tolerances One-piece aluminum crankcase Dual ball bearing-supported crankshaft ABC (Aluminum-Piston, Brass Liner w/Chrome Plating) construction. Schnuerle porting Expansion style muffler w/pressure fitting & rotatable exhaust outlet Side exhaust Two-needle carburetor design Remote needle valve for safer, easier needle adjustment having a sturdy metal mounting bracket. TWO YEAR warranty. INCLUDES: One Assembled Engine w/Purple Anodized Head and Thrust Washer One Carburetor w/High & Low Speed Needle Valves One Metal Needle Valve Mounting Bracket w/Needle Valve Assembly One Expansion-Style Tuned Muffler Two 4 x 16mm Muffler Screws Two Extra Head Gaskets One Aluminum Exhaust Gasket One 3mm Allen Wrench One 2.5mm Allen Wrench One Set of Instructions

REQUIRES: Glow Plug: Tower R/C Long or OS Max #8 recommended Propeller: 11x7 or 12x6 Fuel: 5% - 15% Nitromethane. 18% (minimum) Lubricant Content of castor oil OR a castor-synthetic blend. Tower Power recommended. Misc. Items: Glow plug starter, glow plug wrench, fuel pump, chicken stick, or electric starter. SPECS: Displacement: 9.95cc (.61 cid) Bore: 24mm (.946") Stoke: 22mm (.867") Horsepower: 1.9 BHP at 16,000 RPM Weight: 665g (23.8oz) (with Muffler) Weight: 532g (18.8oz) (without Muffler) Length: 91mm (3.6") From Backplate to Front of Drive Washer 25.4mm (1") Front to Rear Mounting Hole Centers Width: 41.35mm (1.63") Neglecting Engine Mounting Flanges 60mm (2.36") Including Engine Mounting Flanges 51.8mm (2.04") Side to Side Mounting Hole Centers Height: 102mm (4") Muffler Length: 171mm (6-3/4")(Overall) Muffler Diameter: 44mm (1-3/4") Crankshaft Thread Size: 5/16-24 Recommended Props: Break In: 11x7 or 12x6 Practical RPM Range: 2,000 - 17,000 RPM Compression Ratio- Geometric: 10.6 : 1 Effective: 7.78 : 1 High Speed Needle: 4 turns OUT from closed Idle Mixture Screw: Take carb out, turn upside down, line mixture screw up with the side of the small hole in the spray bar.

COMMENTS: If a Pitts style muffler is needed, the J'Tec #JT-60PB (JTCG6970) will work, but muffler screws supplied with Tower engine must be used, and mounting holes on muffler enlarged slightly. Because of the precision tolerances, the engine feels tight before break-in. ir/jl updt jxs 3/27/03

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CHAMPAIGN, IL 61826

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This is the Tower Hobbies .61 2-Stroke R/C ABC SNL Engine w/Muffler. INCLUDES: ASSEMBLED ENGINE W/ROTARY CARBURETOR, REMOTE NEEDLE VALVE, MUFFLER AND INSTRUCTIONS. REQUIRES: GLOW PLUG, GLOW FUEL WITH 5%-15% NITROMETHANE AND 18% LUBRICANT, RUNNING AND MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT.

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