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Model 2/912

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I recently read that years back the first Kitfox with a 912 installed was a model 2. I am guessing done by Denney. Just prior to the model 3 being introduced. Anybody heard or read anything about this. I assumed it was too heavy for the 2 so the 3 came about.

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I know of at least one model 1 with a 912...

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There is at least one flying in the UK

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I suppose anything can be done and probably has. The model 2/912 on barnstormers was sold so maybe the new owner will join and give us some details on it. I, myself, would probably go with a Jab 2200 instead of a 912. All indications lead me to think that a 582 would perform close to the Jab for half the money. But the Jab being a 4 stroke is worth it to some. With proper care, reliability between the two isn't very far apart.  As a bit of worthless information, Dec 31 was my 40 year anniversary of having my A&P license.

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First post...new owner.  I just bought a model 2 with 912UL...

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Welcome aboard! Let us know the flying qualities with the 912.

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There is a 912 in front of my KF2 but I am still a long way from flying it so I can't tell you much.  I hope to fix that situation as soon as possible!

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