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Taifun Super 3.5
1953 Taifun Super 3.5

Technical Data:

Bore                         16.7 mm
Stroke                      15.7 mm
Rpm                          13,500 rpm
Power                         0.34 Hp
Total combustion       3.5 cc
Weight                      175 gram
Intake                       disc valve

The Taifun Super 3.5 diesel was a very light weight and powerful engine in its days.

The Taifun Super and the Taifun Meteor had the same crank case dimensions which of course gave the Meteor 2.5 a disadvantage in the weight / power ratio.

Taifun Super 3.5 cutaway
Taifun Super 3.5

Taifun Super 3.5

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