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by Macleesh
Sat Oct 19, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: Gaz'aile
Replies: 2
Views: 679

Re: Gaz'aile

Hi Andy This is the only person to have shown their hand on here. LAA engineering may be able to advise if there are others. Very interesting aircraft, would love to see them approved by ...
by Macleesh
Sat Sep 14, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: Aircraft Design - General
Topic: Converted Auto Engines for permit aircraft
Replies: 7
Views: 2944

Re: Converted Auto Engines for permit aircraft

Take a look at the Gazaile 2 Originally designed around a normally aspirated 1.4 PSA diesel they have moved on to the 1.4/1.6 PSA DV4/DV6 range which are in just about every diesel Peugeot, Citroen and some Fords. The ECU is usually binned and the engine converted to use a mechanical pump. These wou...
by Macleesh
Mon Apr 27, 2015 8:50 pm
Forum: Aircraft Construction & Maintenance
Topic: acceptable dual ignition
Replies: 4
Views: 3098

Re: acceptable dual ignition

The PSA TUD engine isn't impossible to find but I believe the designer has been evaluating fitting the newer 1.4 HDI engine. This too is all aluminium, has he obvious advantage of forced induction and is available in just about every small Diesel Citroen, Peugeot or Ford. There are 8v or 16v variant...