russian moped engines

Discussion in 'General Questions' started by insomniacshotrods, Oct 3, 2009.

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  2. -CON-

    -CON- New Member

    I had exsactly the same engine back in 2000 never got it runing was missing contact ignition!
  3. srdavo

    srdavo Active Member

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    -CON- New Member

    All this kits are slow compare to what it could be. Now two strokes are so advanced - reliable and powerfull I had Derbi GPR 49cc I still have it but it's 250cc now, It's a full size motorcycle/moped 250 lbs and it would do 60 milles with 49cc. I still have the engine from that bike almost like new, dont know what I'm gonna do with it, but put that on a bicycle it'll be crazy!!
    Last edited: Oct 4, 2009
  5. HoughMade

    HoughMade Guest

    In understand that the Chinese engines kind of descended from the Russion ones.
  6. -CON-

    -CON- New Member

    No ! Russia didn't come up with it first some other contry in Europe did, not sure who, Swiss or Gemany or someone in that area but yeah, this design is very-very old !
  7. fetor56

    fetor56 Guest

    I'm thinking 1950's Russian until proven wrong.
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