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WW1 Mercedes D.III Inline 6 Dummy Engine (Version 2)

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The Mercedes D.III, or F1466 as it was known internally, was a six-cylinder SOHC valvetrain liquid-cooled inline aircraft engine built by Daimler and used on a wide variety of German aircraft during World War I.[1] The initial versions were introduced in 1914 at 160 hp, but a series of changes improved this to 170 hp in 1917, and 180 by mid-1918. These later models were used on almost all late-war German fighters, and its only real competition, the BMW III, was available only in very limited numbers. Compared to the Allied engines it faced, the D.III was generally outdated.

IMPORTANT: Please measure your airplane before checkout as typically most model aircraft run smaller than the true scale which these motors are based on. Do not order based on the scales alone. 

Commonly Found in Aircraft Such As:

  • AEG C.IV
  • AGO C.I
  • Albatros C.I
  • Albatros C.III
  • Albatros C.XIII N
  • Albatros D.II
  • Albatros D.III
  • Albatros D.V/D.Va
  • Albatros L 57
  • Albatros W.4
  • Aviatik C.I
  • Aviatik C.III
  • Daimler L11
  • Daimler L14
  • Fokker D.IV
  • Fokker D.VII
  • Gotha G.I
  • Halberstadt CL.II
  • Halberstadt CL.IV
  • Hannover CL.III
  • Hansa-Brandenburg C.I Series 63
  • Hansa-Brandenburg W.12
  • Junkers CL.I
  • Junkers D.I
  • LFG Roland C.II
  • LFG Roland D.II
  • LFG Roland D.VI
  • LFG Roland D.XV
  • Rumpler C.I
  • Rumpler 6B
  • Pfalz D.III
  • Pfalz D.XII
  • Schütte-Lanz G.I
  • Germany's giant aircraft of World War I the Riesenflugzeug


    -This Dummy Engine is Designed to be Hard Mounted on the top of your model. Using 30-min Epoxy or CA Glue. The Engine Comes Angled, to Resemble the way the Engine was Exposed on the Real Aircraft.

    -Constructed with a Metallic Finished Plastic, this Dummy Engine will be Sure to Add that Realistic Look to Any Model Aircraft.

    -These Dummy Radials can be Painted or Glued Using Any Standard Hobby Grade Supplies.


    NOTE: Height Measurement is for the Silver Section Only


    Need a Custom Size or Configuration? No Problem!

    We will make you any size or configuration you need at no additional cost!






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