Marine Engine Collection of Mystic Seaport


Motor-Sachs-Wankel Mac - 10 Sachs


Engine Builder: Fichtel & Sachs, Germany
Model: Mac - 10 Sachs
Make: Motor-Sachs-Wankel
Inboard/Outboard: Outboard
Engine Type: Gasoline
Production Date: Late 1960's to 1970's
Engine Design: Other
Overall Condition: Good
Rebuilt/Restored: Untouched
Horsepower: 9 (about)
Cylinders: none
Bore: N/A
Stoke: N/A
Coolant: Air & Water
Accession:MiscOtbd 41

Remarks: Donated on 8/17/08. Engine states "Made in Italy". Propellor not installed but tied to lower unit. Engine turns over freely. Generator provides 6 volts/17 watts for running lights or battery charging. Engine is a rotary piston Wankel. Fuel is SAE 30 oil mixed with gasoline (50:1 ratio). Uses about 1/2 gallon fuel per hour at medium load. Engine cooling is by forced air from a finned flywheel, shaft cooling is by forced water traveling up a tube aft of the propeller. Engine weight is 77 pounds, speeds up to 25 mph, (RPM: 4400-4800) Operation and Maintenance Instructions and Parts List (dated 1973) are in engine file. Engine has a Bing carburetor and a Bosch flywheel magneto.


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