Target Drone & Short-Life UAV Engines

Rotron UAV Engines for Target Drones

TARGET DRONE ENGINES

SUITABLE FOR SHORT-LIFE UAVS & AERIAL TARGETS

Rotron’s range of compact Target Drone Engines (TDE) offer the same trusted and reliable performance in a more cost effective package. Both the 2-Stroke, and the more powerful rotary engine, are optimised to be the ultimate engine for small target drones and short-life UAV's delivering TBOs up to 50 hours depending on duty cycle. Proven engine architecture with many thousands of hours in operational use.

  • High power-to-weight ratio
  • Lightweight, compact and self-contained
  • Proven engine architecture with thousands of hours
    of operational use
  • Designed for reliability, good starting and specific performance profiles
  • 10 to 50 hours TBO depending on duty cycle.
  • 2-Stroke and Rotary engine configurations
Rotron RT300 TDE Rotary Engine for Aerial Target Drones

ROTRON RT300 TDE

  • ENGINE TYPE SINGLE ROTOR, SPARK IGNITION ENGINE
  • FUEL TYPE GASOLINE
  • MAX. POWER 32HP @7500 RPM
  • MAX. CONTINUOUS 30HP @6500 RPM
  • MAX. TORQUE 24.32 lbs / ft @ 6500 RPM
  • POWER-TO-WEIGHT RATIO 2.68HP / kg
  • DISPLACEMENT 300cc
  • BLOCK WEIGHT 11.9kg / 26.2lbs (CORE BLOCK WEIGHT ONLY)
  • STARTING DEVICE ONBOARD
  • COMPRESSION RATIO 9.6:1
  • COOLING AIR COOLED
  • FUEL CONSUMPTION 0.527LBS / per HP / per HOUR (AT 0000 RPM CRUISE)
  • MIN/MAX AMBIENT TEMPERATURE -20 to 50 DEG. CELCIUS
Rotron RT172 TDE 2-Stroke Engine for Aerial Target Drones

ROTRON RT172 TDE

  • ENGINE TYPE 2-STROKE, SPARK IGNITION ENGINE
  • FUEL TYPE GASOLINE / OIL MIX
  • MAX. POWER 18HP @7750 RPM
  • MAX. CONTINUOUS 15HP @6500 RPM
  • MAX. TORQUE 16.54 lbs / ft @6500 RPM
  • POWER-TO-WEIGHT RATIO 1.5HP / kg
  • DISPLACEMENT 172cc
  • BLOCK WEIGHT 12.0kg / 26.45lbs (CORE BLOCK WEIGHT ONLY)
  • STARTING DEVICE ONBOARD
  • COMPRESSION RATIO --
  • COOLING AIR COOLED
  • FUEL CONSUMPTION 0.75LBS / per HP / per HOUR (AT 6500 RPM CRUISE)
  • MIN/MAX AMBIENT TEMPERATURE -20 to 40 DEG. CELCIUS
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INTEGRATION

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SUPPORT

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