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DLE-170 Twin Gasoline Engine
DLE-170 Gasoline Twin Engine
DLE electronic ignition
DLE electronic ignition
Electronic ignition is the no-hassle answer to simpler starts, higher performance and minimal RF noise.
Included parts
Loaded with "extras!"
With DLE, accessories are an added value instead of an extra cost. The DLE-170 package includes electronic ignition, mufflers, spark plugs, gaskets, bolts, machined aluminum standoffs, a throttle arm extension, mount and a mounting template.

  • Three crank bearings, simple design for lighter weight
  • Double V-type reed valves, bottom induction
  • Automatic electronic ignition
  • Customized carburetor
  • Special aluminum alloy crankcase
  • Advanced CNC machining
  • High quality sealed bearings
  • Horizontally opposed twin cylinders for low vibration
  • High power-to-weight ratio
  • Includes mufflers, mount and standoffs

Stock Number: DLEG0170
Displacement: 170 cc (10.37 cu in)
Bore: 2.05 in (52 mm)
Stroke: 1.57 in (40 mm)
Weight: 9.06 lb. (4.11 kg)
RPM Range: 1,100-7,500
Output: 17.5 hp @ 7500 rpm
Requires: Gasoline, oil, ignition battery & propeller
Includes: electronic ignition, mufflers, spark plugs, gaskets, bolts, machined aluminum standoffs, 6-bolt prop hub, throttle arm extension, mount & mounting template
Suggested Propellers: 30x12 & 32x10

Technical Data:
Ignition Battery: 4.8-6.0V NiCd or NiMH, 6.6V LiFe or 7.4V LiPo pack (Voltage regulator required for LiFe or LiPo use.)
Compression Ratio: 9.5:1
Gasoline/Oil Mix: 30:1
Replacement Spark Plug: DLEG1826
Weights (individual): Engine: 7.83 lb (3.55 kg); Exhaust (2): 7.05 oz (200 g); Ignition: 5.64 oz (160 g)

Recommended Products:
DLEQ1701 DLE Engines Propeller Drill Guide DLE-170/DLE-222
HCAM6351 Hobbico HydriMax Ultra 6V 2000mAh NiMH Pack
XOAQ3012 Xoar 30x12 Beechwood Propeller

Recommended Options:
DLEG1826 170-G26 Spark Plug DLE170
FlightPower FPRX 7.4V 2100mAh LiPo Battery
FlightPower 5A Voltage Regulator
Hobbico LiFeSource 6.6V 1100mAh 10C LiFe Pack
Xoar 32x10 Beech Propeller

See your favorite hobby retailer for additional recommendations.
See engine manual for proper break-in procedures.

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