Triple is the largest Saito engine yet released, giving more power
than ever for big birds like Byron's® Sukhoi, T-28, AT-6, Waco
UPF, Corsair, Ohio R/C's® AT-6, or any of the popular large
1/5 scale AT-6 aircraft on the market today.
1/2 cubic inch radial weighs in at 6.5 pounds, including the short
manifold exhaust pipe. Perfect for large 25-50 pound aircraft, it
turns a Bolly 22x10 prop at a solid 8000 RPMs on 15% PowerMaster
2-stroke fuel--that's over 40 lbs. of static thrust! It delivers
this incredible power with very little vibration--about 1/10th the
vibration levels of comparable single cylinder 2-stroke engines.
Soft mounts are not necessary with this monster powerplant.
4.50 breathes through a single 9.4mm rear mounted carburetor, and
utilizes a 120° firing sequence. Its integral firewall mount
makes it a breeze to install, and its gloss-black cylinders and
gleaming gold valve covers lend a touch of class to any airplane.
Easy start ups and reliable idling are part and parcel of the Saito
experience, and this engine is no different. In addition, transitions
from its 1200 rpm idling speed (with onboard glow) to full power