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2nd Dec 2014 Merry Xmas to all - the Rotec powered 'SPIRIT' of X'mas photo. Santa in his Rotec Powered Bipe Sends his Greeting to All for a Merry X'MAS
23rd July 2014 ARE YOU PREPARED TO DISPLAY YOUR AIRCRAFT AT OSH 2015? contact us ASAP >>> Offer
26th June 2014 Hans U & Samuel D Gautschi Hatz Classic - Project page update 4 INFLIGHT photos R3600 Powered Hatz Classic
26th June 2014
Hans U & Samuel D Gautschi Hatz Classic Pic of the month of June 2014
Rotec Pic of the month of April 2014
10th May 2014 Jim Teel's EAABipe is the pic of the month May 2014 Rotec pic of the month
20th March 2014 Rotec Radial R2800 powered Murphy Bipe as SUPER! Pic of the month of March 2014 Added Rotec pic of the month
18th March 2014
Dudley Pattison's Stummelflitzer Z1RA added 2 Great Photographs!
Rotec powered Z1RA takes to the skies
17th March 2014
Dudley Pattison's Stummelflitzer Z1RA takes to the skies 10th December 2013
Rotec powered Z1RA takes to the skies
15th March 2014
Tyabb 2014 - See What You Missed
Tyabb airshow what you missed
12th March 2014
Pic of the month January 2014 (catching up) R2800 Gere Sport
Rotec pic of the month
18 Dec 2013 Petr Svoboda's Sopwith 1 and half Strutter joy ride... Sopwith Strutter Rotec Power Project
6th Dec 2013 Merry Xmas to all - the Rotec powered 'SPIRIT' of X'mas photo Santa in his Rotec Powered Bipe Sends his Greeting to All for a Merry X'MAS
14th Nov 2013 John Chirtea's Fisher Celebrity (R2800) Colours as for a Stearman (NEW) project aircraft flying Rotec Power Fisher Celebrity
1st Nov 2013
Pic of the month - Custom Designed Plane by Pavel Vrkoč (Czechoslovakia) 
R300 powered chopper video
22nd Oct 2013
Pic of the month is a video of the RAAF replica Boxjite's maiden flight. Great video and content
R300 powered chopper video
1st Oct 2013
Rotec will be at Copperstate air show Arizona 24th – 26th Oct 2013
Rotec will be at Copperstate Fly-in
30th Sept 2013
See what you missed seeing at OshKosj 2013
Goto Osh 2013
30th Sept 2013
See what you missed seeing at AUSFLY (SAAA) 2013
AUSFLY at Narromine
9th Sept 2013
Michel's Sopwith Camel trials including R3600 test runs conclude .. Great pics!.
Rotec Radial R3600 on Sopwith Camel Engine runs
29th Aug 2013 Nils Harald Hansen's Morane Saulnier type G is pic of the month of September 2013 Nils Harald Hansen Rotec R2800 powered Morane takes to the skies
29th Aug 2013
Nils Harald Hansen's Morane Saulnier type G Powered by Rotec's R2800 (NEW) project
Nils Harald Hansen Rotec R2800 powered Morane takes to the skies
24th July 2013
Thierry Roussel (2nd project) a Sopwith Pup..Waiting on the Rotec R3600 Engine
Rotec R3600 Powered Sopwith Pup
22nd July 2013
3 photos and test added to progress made on Graham Orphan's Fokker Triplane
Rotec Powered Fokker DR1
17th July 2013
Pic of the month of August: Steve Searle's Completed Sopwith Camel
R300 powered chopper video
17th July 2013
Pic for the Month of July is a Video of Hans and Sams Hatz coming to life when the R3600 fires up for the fisrt time
R300 powered chopper video
16 July 2013
Pic for the Month for June is a Video of Frank Ohle starting and riding his R3600 powered chopper
R300 powered chopper video
15 July 2013
Support update: see under Compression Ratio... Confirm use of Unleaded Fuels (Auto gas) ...
Rotec Support Page
15 May 2013
Frank Ohle starts R3600 powered chopper - Video added to Video's page (look under 'Chopper')
Videos of Rotec powered craft
15 May 2013
Frank Ohle starts his R3600 powered chopper - Video added to his project page
FRank Ohle's project page of Radial powered chopper
1st May '13
Pic of the Month (May) Volker Hetdecke's 2/3 Scale Polikarpov I-16 Rotec R3600 Powered
ROTEC RADIAL POWERED R3600 Policarpov I-16
22 April '13
Bob Wagner's Rotec R2800 powered Piet with engine mounted ready for covering.
Roted Radial Pietenpol
4 April 2013
Rotec R2800 Powered Klemm 25 D flying in Germany (Early construction photos added)
Detlef and Maria König's Rotec R2800 Powered Klemm 25 D flying in Germany
1 April 2013
Modified (twin seat) Bower's flybaby is pic of the month of April 2013
Rotec R2800 powered Bower Flybaby
19 March 2013
Hans and Sam's Hatz with Waco influence nears completion
Hans and Sam's Hatz Classic with Wako influence will be Rotec R3600 radial powered.
16 March -2013
Pic of the month for March 2013: Frak Ohle's R3600 Powered CHOPPER!
Goto Rotec's photo of the month of March - Rotec Powered R3600 CHOPPER
28 Feb 2013
News: Rotec will be at Osh 2013
Rotec will be at Osh 2013
13 Feb 2013
Publication by Brad Groom: "The Golden Age of Aircraft Engines" (Acrobat Reader Required)
Article on Rotec Radials reviving radial engines
12 Feb 2013
NEW Thierry Roussel 2nd project a Sopwith Pup well under way.
Rotec R3600 Powered Sopwith Pup
11th Feb 2013
A C Hutsons CB1 gets an oiltank
AC Hutson's CB1 gets an oil tank for Rotec Radial
6th Feb 2013
Pic for the month Feb 2013 (Hervé Ribet's Stummelflitzer Z-1 Type R)
Rotec Radial Engines Pic of the month!
7th Dec 2012
Added one photo of Rick's completed Rotec R3600 powered Dehavilland Chipmunk
R360 powered Dehavilland DHC-1 Chipmunk
6th Dec 2012
Merry Xmas to ALL! Greetings sent by, Santa, his helper and Rotec...
Santa in his Rotec Powered Bipe Sends his Greeting to All for a Merry X'MAS
6th Dec 2012
Peter Bond Sopwith Camel fittings and wings (Rotec R3600 Power)
Goto Peter Bond's Rotec Radial R3600 Powered Camel Project
23rd Nov 2012
Peter Bond Sopwith Camel fittings and wings (Rotec R3600 Power)
Goto Peter Bond's Rotec Radial R3600 Powered Camel Project
15 Nov 2012
Frank Ohle's (Germany) powered Rotec Radial R600 chopper motorcycle EVEN MORE PICS
Rotec Radial R600 chopper motorcycle
13 Nov 2012
Frank Ohle's (Germany) powered Rotec Radial R600 chopper motorcycle ADDED MORE PICS
Rotec Radial R600 chopper motorcycle
8th Nove 2012
Frank Ohle's (Germany) powered Rotec Radial R600 chopper motorcycle
Rotec Radial R600 chopper motorcycle
3rd Nove 2012
Rotec Radial Powers a Forklift!!
See a Rotec Radial R2800 power a forklift!?
3rd Nove 2012
NEW project by Graham Orphan: R3600 powered Fokker DR1 in NZ about 65% done
Goto Rotec R3600 project by Graham Orphan
26th Sept 2012
Added 2 Pascal's Bleriot XI Videos in the Video section (Intro and crossing English Channel
Video of Bleriot XI pwerd with Rotec Radial R2800
24th Sept 2012
Introductory Video for Pascal's R2800 Beriot XI add (see 1st Video on project page)
RotecRadial Powered Bleriot XI Progect Page
14th Sept 2012
Tim Treat and Rotec R2800 powered Bakeng Deuce Project (NEW)
Goto RotecRadial R2800 powered Bakeng Deuce Project
13th Sept 2012
Rick's Rotec powered Dehavilland DHC-1 Chipmunk makes Pic Of The Month for October
R360 powered Dehavilland DHC-1 Chipmunk
13th Sept 2012
Rick's sensational transformation to a Dehavilland DHC-1 Chipmunk takes to the skies
R360 powered Dehavilland DHC-1 Chipmunk
6th Sept 2012
Added Video and photos to Glen Burt's project (also updated Videos under Client Projects)
Goto Glen's Rotec Radial powered Sopwith Pup page
4th Sept 2012
.Click on [Suport Index] for all AD's and FAQ's or use the dropdown for Critical AD's only!
Advisories and Critical AD's for Rotec Radials R2800 & R3600
30th Aug 2012
Mandatory advisory added, Fuel pump loose fitting. Also check under [Support Index] cliick >
31st Aug 2012
Pat Long's Hatz Classic with Rotec R3600 Radial Project - engine mounted (NEW)
Goto Pat Longs Rotec Powered Hatz Classic Project
29th Aug 2012
Hervé Ribet's Stummelflitzer Z-1 Type R more pics and video added (R2800 Power)
Goto Rotec Powere R2800 Radial on Flitzer project.
27th Aug 2012
Hervé Ribet's Stummelflitzer Z-1 Type R (Flitzer with R2800 power) nearing completion
Goto Rotec Powere R2800 Radial on Flitzer project.
25th Aug 2012
Moved and updated Ron Herron's Little Wing Autogyro project + sensational video
Go Little Wing Rotec R2800 Project
22 Aug 2012
New project page for Bruce Charnov's Little Wing Auto Gyro + Video
Goto Little Wing Auto Gyro page
18th Aug 2012
ADDED to Video page: Sopwith 1 & 1/2 Strutter (find video in alphabetical list)
Video of Rotec R2800 powered Strutter
17th Aug 2012
Sopwith 1 & 1/2 Strutter project moved and ADDED new photos & VIDEO
Sopwith Strutter Rotec Power Project
14th Aug 2012
Added another 2 Videos of Rotec Radial Powered Luscombe Phantom II flying
13th Aug 2012
Added Video and article of Rotec Radial Powered Luscombe Phantom II flying
13th Aug 2012
Luscombe Phantom 2 flying in Poland by Konrad Worbel of Solaris
10th Aug 2012
Jake shows off the fuselage progress. One photo ddded to Jake Schultz Project page
Rotec R2800 on Jakes Pietenpol
9th Aug 2012
Photos of what you missed at Osh 2012
7th Aug 2012
Walter Treadwells 55% Scale Sikorsky S38 Project Page With Video. Photo added.
6th Aug2012
Moved John Deardons Luscombe and added new photo of his Phantom II with news...
4th Aug2012
Added photo to Dudley Pattison's Flitzer project page
3rd Aug 2012
Silverair's Luscombe Phantom II is the Pic of the month for August 2012
11st July 2012
Russ Turner's second Sopwith project being the Baby Sopwith (3new pics added)
6th July 2012
Added 3 photos to Bill Piepers Starduster Too project page
4th July 2012
Added photos to Thierry Roussel's N28 project (on entry please refresh the project page)
1th July 2012
Pic of the month July: Thierry Roussel's N28 project (on entry please refresh the project page)
18th June 2012
Pic of the month June: Graham Orphan's Rotec R2800 powered Nieuport 11 "Bébé"
7th May 2012
Pic of the month May 2012 Bill Piepers R3600 Powered Starduster Too In Flight
10th April 2012
Rick Ksander's R3600 Powered Dehavilland DHC-1 Makes good progress (exhaust & cowl)
21Mar 2012
Added Pic of the Month of April: Pavel Vrkoč's own design
20th March 2012
Added to Jake Schultz Project page - Piet welding and fuse gets a floor
20th March 2012
Article in UK's LAA on the uses for Rotec's Engine & Liquid about Cooled Heads for Jabiru's
17th March 2012
Rotec Radial R36 Powered VANS RV-8R Project by Brian Kelly
8th March 2012
Announced Discounts and Specials for Engines, TBI's and LCH's. Use [Home] to access
6th March 2012
Pavel Vrkoč's own design plane takes to the skies over Czechoslovakia (NEW)
3rd March 2012
Dale Cavin's Rotec R2800 Nieuport 17 project (NEW)
2rd March 2012
Rick Ksander's R3600 Powered Dehavilland DHC-1 up close on mounted engine
1st March 2012
Added photos and video for Thierry Roussel's Nieuport 28 In Flight
1st March 2012
Added to Video's page 2 new videos (R3600 powered N28 In flight)
1st March 2012
Added "Pic of the month" for March 2012
22nd February 2012
Peter Bond starts work on a Sopwith Camel to be Rotec Radial R3600 Powered (NEW)
21st February 2012
Rotec R2800 powered Warner Spacewalker project by Chuck Shipman (NEW)
20th February 2012
Stefan Coetzee - Owner of Kitplanes South Africa & his relationship to "The Animal"
17th February 2012
Publication from LAA's Feb 2012 Issue. 3 Pages on new products & Rotec's product range
15th February 2012
Graham Orphan's Rotec R2800 powered Nieuport 11 "Bébé" takes to the skies
14th February 2012
Rick Ksander's R3600 Powered Dehavilland DHC-1 Chipmunk (NEW)
14th January 2012
Added Feb 2012 Pic of the month George's Bushbaby
27th December 2011
In "Support Index" added 3 Videos on what to do if your Bing Carb floods...
22nd December 2011
Added another 2 videos to Martin Hone's Spacewalker RR page
21st December 2011
Added a great pic of Martin's Spacewalker taking off to Pic of the Month
21st December 2011
Reworked "Video" page under [Client Projects] menu... added videos of Spacewalker
12th December 2011
Update in support page - under O for Oils to Use recommend AeroShell Sport Plus 4
1st December 2011
Merry X'mas to all from all of us at Rotec. See X'mas photo >
29th November 2011
Added great photos to Bushbaby project moved from the old Rotec site to this site.
19th November 2011
Added great video and pics to Thierry Roussel's 100% complete Nieuport 28
17th November 2011
Added several engine mount examples to [Support Index]
16th November 2011
Added Rotec Accessories page. See under [Products] or simply click on >
9th November 2011
Update to Michel's R3600 Powered Sopwith Camel. Sensational Aircraft!
1st November 2011
In Support Index added data and photo for R2800 & R3600 Bolt on Acc's. Look under B
30th October 2011
In Support Index started frame design examples. Frame for Hatz Classic Look Under E
29th October 2011
Added Pic of for Month for November 2011
27th October 2011
Jake  Schultz's progress on his Pi et - engine mounted seats done rudder peddles
25-October 2011
Dave Mackey takes delivery of Rotec Radial R2800 for his Kitfox 7 (NEW)
24 October 2011
Mike Grisham's Beachy Little Looper Completed
22nd October 2011
Thierry Roussel's Nieuport 28 with Rotec R3600 nearly complete (NEW)
20th October 2011
A. C. Hutson's CB1 with Rotec R3600 installed is ready for covering (NEW)
17th October 2011
Pic of the month Kitfox 4 air to air. Super photo
15th October 2011
Rotec's Retro Kitfox 3 (R2800 with a bump cowl)
13th October 2011
Rotec's modified Bowers twin seat Flybaby great pics and video
23rd September 2011
Eric Driver and Brian Greenall's Nieuport 16 Project (Great Progress)
21st September 2011
Graham Orphan's Russian Full Scale Nieuport 11 "Bebe" Nearing completion
20th September 2011
Murray Barker' Little Wing Auto Gyro Takes To The Skies (NEW)
13th August 2011
Dudley Pattison Flitzer project Update
12th August 2011
Osh page update with some client names inserted (still some missing! Please make contact)
10th August 2011
Glenn Burt's Full Scale Sopwith Pup Page (NEW)
9th August 2011
Pic of the month for September (Glenn Burt's Sopwith Pup)
8th-August-2011
What you missed Osh 2011 - Complete set of pics and news ...
21st July 2011
Under Support: Important Info FAQ: look under C, cooling your Rotec Radial...
20th July 2011
Osh 2011 Specials on TBI's, Jab LCH Kits and Rotec Radials (see Home Page)
12th July 2011
Steve Wood's Full Scale Nieuport 24 project (NEW)
20th June 2011
Martin Hone's Page moved form old site. Added new pics, articles and video
31st May 2011
Blake Thomas add machine guns to his N28. Video Added
30th May 2011
Blake Thomas Moved from old site, refined layout, and new photos added ....
27th May 2011
Ollie Staffeld's Motorbike - Chopper (R2800 Powered) Hits The Road!
25th May 2011
Pic for the month of July 2011 - Bill Prokes Kitfox 4
19th May 2011
Pic of the Month for June 2011 Added. David Shirey's Fisher Celebrity
17th May 2011
Chuck Shipman's article on his Spacewalker containing kind words about Rotec
4th May 2011
Bob Olden update on his Fisher Classic (being built as a Mini Stearman)
1st April 2011
Blake Thomas's Nieuport 28 (Kit by Airdrome Aeroplanes)
1st April 2011
More support items added (filters, oil, beginning of mounts ...)
1st April 2011
Pic of the Month: Derek Dyer's R2800 Powered Fisher Celebrity
1st April 2011
Pic of the Month: Ollie Stafeld's R2800 Powered Chopper (Yes! A motorbike with a R2800!)
11th February 2011
Max Poggi's Muphy Renegade Page Improved. New photos added. Video Added...
11th February 2011
Bill sends 2 great photos of Starduster Too taking off - a must look at
30th January 2011
Support items rapidly filling - all levels including Critical AD's. Click on Support Index or >
29th January 2011
Bill Prokes R2800 & Kitfox 4. New pics, video, better layout, and performance results etc
28th January 2011
David Shirey's Fisher Celebrity - new page
27th January 2011
Harry Leopold's Warner Sportswear page re-worked and new pics added
25th January 2011
Jake  Schultz's progress on his Pi et (2 up-dates one from Nov '10 and 2nd in Jan 2011)
15th Jan 2011
New Project added to Customer Projects. AVRO 504 by Pur Sang Aero (Argentina)
14th January 2011
Pic for the month of Feb 2011 - Rotec's Paul & Tandem Flybaby Blowin Smoke
12th January 2011
Pics and video of John & Debra McBean's Kitfox SS7
1st January 2011
Pic for the New Year - Max, Renegade Spirit and Rotec Wish Everyone a Great 2011
21st December 2010
January 2011 - Pic of the month Bill Piepers Starduster Too
19th December 2010
Bill takes control of Starduster. First flight under his control.
17th December 2010
Derek Dyer and his R2800 powered Fisher Celebrity Project (now flying)
1st November 2010
More great pics and data on Jerry's Avro 504 doing its stuff in the USA
25th Oct 2010
Jerry Yagen's Avro 504K (Flying) New project page
17th October 2010
Pic of the month for Nov. (Avro 504) and X'mas "Spirit" Pic for Dec 2010
16th October 2010
For USA and Countries other than Australia & NZ Price Rise Due Nov 30. How to Avoid >
16th October 2010
Engine & Accessory Prices for USA and others other than Australia & New Zealand
16th October 2010
Engine & Accessory Prices for Australia & New Zealand
11th October 2010
WIPO finds for Rotec
28 September 2010
Bill Pieper's Starduster Too Takes To The Skies
16th September '10
More Pics of David McCandless R2800 Powered Funk
16th September '10
Pic of the month for October is David McCandless R2800 Powered Funk
2nd September 2010
Added more photos of progress made by Jake Schultz on his Piet
1st September 2010
Rotec TBI article by Steve Ells in Kitplanes Magazine
29th August 2010
Pascal Kremer's Blériot Crosses English Channel (2nd Flight commemoration)
27th August 2010
September Pic of the Month - John Kerr's Dual Award Wining Hatz Classic
26th August 2010
Jake Schultz 1913 Pietenpol Update & Move from old site
26th August 2010
Pierre Racette & Marcel Deschamp's Blériot Militaire Update & Move from old site
24th August 2010
More info and great pics added to Bob Olden's Page
23rd August 2010
Bob Olden's Fisher Classic as a mini Stearman in Navy Colours (New)
20th August 2010
Jim Bardwell Rans S-7 Project Update
18th August 2010
Eric Driver and Brian Greenall's Nieuport 16 Project (New)
18th August 2010
Graham Orphan's Nieuport 11 Project (New)
12th August 2010
60 pics from Osh 2010 - Rotec Power wins 3 Awards. Great Booth/ Planes/Engines/TBI's...
2nd August 2010
David McCandless Project start to flight and more
1st August 2010
Added 2nd Testimonial (R28800 +TBI) from David McCandless
30th July 2010
Renni Forbes Sopwith Tripe Project (Click on Client Project) or directly to page >
29th July 2010
Pics of Rotec From Osh 2010 or goto Home > Shows & FlyIns
19th July 2010
Pic of the Month for August 2010 - Full Scale Sopwith Came
12th July 2010
Russ's full scale Sopwith Camel flying AIR 2 AIR ADDED - GREAT PICS!
7th July 2010
Added Testimonials - reports on dealings with Rotec and support issues on engines
30th June 2010
More publication links added (EAA material) via Project Table

29th June 2010:

Wolfgang Knobloch's Sieble Hubble Update from "Client Projects"
Jay Leno Video of Russ's Chopper from "Video"
EAA publication about Martin Hones Spacewalker II from "Publications"

20th June 2010: Project table has 3 entries with data - the most recent being the full scale Sopwith Camel

5th June 2010: Pic of the Month for July - Bleriot crossing the English Channel

1st June 2010: Pic of the Month for June - Avro 504

18th May 2010: David Mcnadless Testimonial

14th May 2010: Added Testimonials - reports on dealings with Rotec and support issues on engines and TBI's

3rd May 2010

Pic of the month for May - Ray Jarvis's Rotec R3600 powered Nieuport 28

12th April 2010

News and Updates contain information on Rotec's attendance at Osh 2010 including a location map - Use drop-downs under News&Updates to access

1st April 2010

Pic of the Month for April - Luscombe 4 by Team Luscombe (Don & Donna Warner)

16th March 2010

News and Updates contain information on Rotec's attendance NATFLY 2010 - Use drop-downs under News&Updates to access.

28th Feb 2010

Pic of the month introduced. Look Under Projects: 3 Entries

27th Feb 2010

New Rotec site comes into existence.

Currently under heavy construction/reconstruction.

Please rotate between this site and the old site. Please report back comments and errors to the web designer Web Designer

By no means complete the following pages have data:

  1. Home Page with links to external sites
  2. Under Products R2800 and R3600 Information pages
  3. News & Updates into to relevant pages.
  4. Under News & Updates - current News and this page (Updates)

 

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