Hobbs .75cc model diesel engine new in box
Hobbs .75cc model diesel engine new in box with instructions. Signed by Mike Hobbs, and made in 1977. This is a superbly engineered replica of the famous Mills engine from the late forties.
The original Mills diesels, produced in Woking, England from 1946 to 1964, were known for their sideport designs and were immensely popular among sport fliers. The .75cc and 1.3cc models were especially notable for their high construction quality and excellent handling and running qualities, contributing to the rapid acceptance of diesels among British modelers
This Hobbs .75cc engine, being a new-in-box item with instructions and signed by Mike Hobbs, is a valuable find. Made in 1977, it represents a period when precision engineering and a passion for model aviation came together to create these beautiful replicas