Airborne Cushman 53 engine number

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Airborne Cushman 53 engine number

Post by hummermark » Tue Jul 25, 2017 2:06 am

Hi,

I have seen a Cushman but it has an engine model of 10M.... would this be correct as usually they have 16M...?

Thanks,

Mark
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Re: Airborne Cushman 53 engine number

Post by xandre » Tue Aug 08, 2017 1:49 am

The only correct engine model for a World War II "Cushman Model 53 Airborne" is 16M71
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Re: Airborne Cushman 53 engine number

Post by southwest speed » Sun Sep 17, 2017 8:30 pm

hummermark wrote:
Tue Jul 25, 2017 2:06 am
Hi,

I have seen a Cushman but it has an engine model of 10M.... would this be correct as usually they have 16M...?

Thanks,

Mark
A 10m engine would be a 30 series 16m series are correct with a tillotson ml 3a carb 4 hp 2 piece engine

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