Corvid-50
Power, capability and confidence
This engine is based on the Desert Aircraft DA-50 engine and features a custom crankcase, crankshaft, throttle body, starter generator, inlet manifold and integrated isolation mount. It comes with Currawong’s robust EFI system and optional low noise exhaust.  The engine can be supplied with Currawong’s power supply incorporating the remote starter feature.

The Corvid-50 engine has passed a preliminary assessment against the endurance test specified in the US Federal Aviation Regulation Part 33 (FAR33).

The Corvid-50 engine is recommended for aircraft with a maximum takeoff weight of up to around 40 kg.

SPECIFICATIONS

Part Number
CE1224B / B50i (US & Canada only)
Engine Type
2-stroke Single Engine (DA-50)
Displacement
50cc
Weight
3.89kg (8.57lb)
(Engine, Generator, Low Noise Exhaust, Isolation Mount, EFI & Power supply and harness)
Fuel Type
PULP / 100LL* / MOGAS
Fuel Consumption
500g/kW-hr (0.82 lb/HP-hr) at cruise
Power
1.8kW / 2.4HP at 9,000 RPM
Generator
250W / 500W intermittent Duty Cycle
Ignition
CDI
Cooling
Air-Cooled
TBO
350 hrs
Recommended MTOW
40kg

*This fuel may change performance numbers of the above and is dependent on the application

Datasheet Download

SPECIFICATIONS

Part Number
Engine Type
Displacement
Weight
Fuel Type
Fuel Consumption
Power
Generator
Ignition
Cooling
TBO
Recommended MTOW
CE1224B / B50i (US & Canada only)
2-stroke Single Engine (DA-50)
50cc
3.89kg (8.57lb)
(Engine, Generator, Low Noise Exhaust, Isolation Mount, EFI & Power supply and harness)
PULP / 100LL* / MOGAS
500g/kW-hr (0.82 lb/HP-hr) at cruise
1.8kW / 2.4HP at 9,000 RPM
250W / 500W intermittent Duty Cycle
CDI
Air-Cooled
350 hrs
40kg

*This fuel may change performance numbers of the above and is dependent on the application

Datasheet Download

Technical Drawing Download

INCLUDED IN ENGINE PACKAGE

      • Base DA-50 engine with modified crankcase
      • Custom induction system with manifold, isolation mount and throttle body
      • Miniature engine control unit (ECU)
      • Self priming fuel pump
      • Super atomising fuel injector
      • CDI ignition
      • Manifold and cylinder head temperature sensors
      • Generator
      • Operation and service and ICD manuals

OPTIONAL ITEMS

      • Side Mount Exhaust
      • Low Noise Exhaust (Recommended)
      • Power Supply with Starter (Recommended)

Contact Us

Currawong Engineering

54 Patriarch Drive, Huntingfield, Tasmania 7055

(03) 6229 1973

 

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Canada and the USA

For USA and Canada customers, please contact our partner, Power4Flight