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Old Oct 04, 2012, 02:23 AM
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My Russian ELFIN 149 ABC will not hand start.

It starts first touch of an electric starter (Sullivan Hornet) and runs smoothly. It is also quite powerful for a 1950 design.

Russian Elfin 149 ABC Reproduction (2) (1 min 13 sec)


I have other ABC diesels I can hand start. It's reluctance to start when hand flicked is puzzling.
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