Ronald Valentine Engines

The finest miniature engines in the world

Taifun Record 1.5
1953 Taifun Record

Technical Data:


Bore                         13.0 mm
Stroke                      11.2 mm
Rpm                          12,500 rpm
Power                         0.16 Hp
Total combustion        1.48 cc
Weight                        95 gram
Intake                          Front

The Taifun Junior and Record had the same crank case dimensions.

Hans Hoernlein manufactured 3 different plain bearing engines Taifun Junior 1.0 cc, Record 1.5 cc and the Blitz 2.5 cc. These engines were fairly simple but, all were good runners

Taifun Record 1.5

Taifun Record 1.5 

Taifun Record 1.5 new in Box 

Web Hosting Companies