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Taifun Sprint Prototype

1967 Taifun Sprint Prototype

Technical Data:


Bore                         13.5 mm
Stroke                      12.5 mm
Rpm                          20,000 rpm
Power                         0.23 Hp
Total combustion       1.78 cc
Weight                     135 gram
Intake                          Front

The Taifun Sprint Prototype is very similar to some of the early OS Max engines. Hans Hoernlein manufactured 4 different Sprint model Glow engines over the years. 

Taifun Sprint Prototype



Taifun Sprint Prototype 

Taifun Sprint with exhaust baffle

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