New Addition: Taifun engine

This Taifun 2.5cc diesel engine is neatly installed in the nose pod for a (now destroyed) Control Line model.  The engine was recently donated in memory of Marion E. Blackford of Grayville, IL.

A red and yellow balsa wood Control Line model nose pod encases a Taifun 2.5cc diesel engine.  The fuel tank is also attached.Thank you to those who honored the memory of Mr. Blackford and helped grow the museum’s collection!

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