- Horizontally opposed twin cylinders for low vibration operation
- Special aluminum alloy crankcase
- Electronic ignition for simpler starts, higher performance and minimal RF noise **Ignition Sensor available separately**
- Sealed ball bearings
- Double V-type reed valves, bottom induction
In The Box
- (1) DLE-170cc Gasoline Engine
- (2) Mufflers with Gaskets and Mounting Hardware
- (2) Spark Plugs
- (1) Electronic Ignition
- (1) Mount
- (1) Throttle Arm Extension
- (4) Machined Aluminum Standoffs
- (1) Mounting Template
- (1) Product manual
Needed to Complete
- 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
- Ignition Battery: Two 4.8 - 6V NiCd or NiMH batteries OR 7.4V LiPo Packs (separate receiver style pack can be used)
- NOTE, 1st version ignition is marked 'A-01' on the label and requires a regulator if using 2S LiPo/LiFe battery If ignition module is the A-02 model it has a built-in voltage regulator. Model A-02 designation is located above the word "Ignition" on top of the case
- Propeller: 30x12 or 32x10
Packed with power!
Enjoy plentiful power on demand with the DLE Engines DLE-170cc Twin Gas Engine! Includes advanced CNC machining, an Electronic Ignition Unit, twin mufflers, a customized carburetor and more.
- Special, bearing-equipped aluminum alloy crankcase.
- Advanced CNC machining.
- Horizontally-opposed twin cylinders reduce vibration.
- Simple design allows for a high power-to-weight ratio.
- Automatic electronic ignition.
- Double V-type reed valves, bottom-induction design.
- Includes mount, spark plugs, gaskets, bolts, machined aluminum standoffs, a throttle arm extension and mounting template.
- 2-year limited warranty through Hobby Services* beginning at date of purchase.
*DLE Engines sold by Tower Hobbies, come with a 2 year limited warranty. Service is provided by Hobby Services in Champaign, IL.
Like all DLE engines, the DLE-170 cc is loaded with "extras" which add value instead of cost. The DLE-170 package includes mufflers, spark plugs, a throttle arm extension and a mounting template.
The included Electronic Ignition Unit provides simpler starts, higher performance and reduced noise.
|Plug Type||NGK CM6|
|Product Width||11.3" (288mm)|
|Total Weight||9.1 lbs (4132 g)|
|Product Height||4.9" (124mm) from center of crankshaft to top of carburetor|
|Prop Range||30 x 12 or 32 x 10|
|Starter Type||Hand Held Starter|
|Displacement||10.37 cu in (170 cc)|
|Oil Type & Content||30:1 2-cycle oil mixture|
|Product Length||9.1" (232mm) from standoff to front of prop hub|
|Engine (Only) Weight||7.83lbs (3,550g)|
|Muffler Type||2-piece aluminum|
|Muffler Weight||7.05 oz (200g) combined weight|
|Ignition Weight||5.64 oz (160g)|