Re: Valley Big Twin
- Jimmy wrote:
"I hated it back in May when my 503's "music" stopped at 1200' agl.
That's what you train for and why you fly from landing spot to landing
spot. You better hope you had good flight training to help you get on
the ground undamaged when it does happen, because if you
fly enough, odds are it will happen. I'd rather take my chances with
this engine than another 2 stroke."
Good job, Jimmy. I have never had that 'opportunity' because I use
the ABC rule: "Always Buy Continental."
On The Other Hand. The two-cyc. can be reliable if it is maintained
like the two-cycle it is. Treat it like a 4-cyc and "The music will
And thank you for the information on the Valley Big Twin. I am
noodling a V-2 for a project. Knowing that they are available in
Tennessee for $5K is nice to know.
Percy in NM, USA