Flying 2CV...

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Flying 2CV...

Post by Xaccers » 10 Jan 2014, 20:34

engine.

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Puttering back into life: Volunteers restore 100-year-old First World War prototype fighter plane but replace its original 45-horsepower engine with one from a Citroen 2CV

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Re: Flying 2CV...

Post by Northern_Mike » 10 Jan 2014, 20:44

Interesting. Thanks Xac. Pity a Mail reporter isn't capable of googling "what is the cc of a Citroen 2cv" though. .

Would anyone dare fly it?

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Re: Flying 2CV...

Post by citronut » 11 Jan 2014, 10:05

i wonder how the dersh ( 2CV ) carb fares upside down, :yikes: :wink:

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Re: Flying 2CV...

Post by Stickyfinger » 11 Jan 2014, 18:13

L:like a Merlin's Carb.....NOT well

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Re: Flying 2CV...

Post by citronut » 11 Jan 2014, 22:42

Stickyfinger wrote:L:like a Merlin's Carb.....NOT well
or maybe like a duck out of water :-D :wink: