De Havilland Gipsy Major Series 2 Engine

Gypsy Major Series 2
Gypsy Major Series 2

GREAT BRITAIN,  1932

This is the  famous Tiger Moth  engine – 4 cylinder air cooled inverted engine, and 130 HP.

Originally installed in a De Havilland Hornet  Moth VH-UYY  operated by Darwin businessman Augustus “Gus” Trippe in the 1960s.

Restored for display by the late Gary Yates of Nightcliff.

For more technical information on the De Havilland Gipsy Major Engine, see Wikipedia.

 

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