If you can ignore the over-the-top music on this video from Top Flight, the MIT spin-off company has some very interesting power technology that can get 100 mile range of one gallon of gas. More details in this Technology Review article.
Complete coverage of DEMO, New Tech Solving Big Problems, can be found at bit.ly/DEMOsite. Photo by Stephen Brashear (www.stephenbrashear.com)
afaik hydrogen fuel cells are not really off the shelf. After a few use lots of parts need to be replaced.
It looks like a Wankel type engine like LiquidPiston is developping:
Connected to a Hallback Array type of motor-generator
Very cool, the 95% efficient generator and a light weight engine design like the Wankel are probably just what you need to make this work.
those liquid piston engines are awesome
Getting back to inboard generator, here's what SULLIVAN (RC Starters and accs.) if offering since 2013.
This is one of the compatible engines....Looks familiar ?
Just add a fan cooling assembly and a voltage regulator and you get 2800 Watts under 5 pounds (dry).
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