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  • gerryndennis's Avatar
    Today, 04:15 AM
    Hi Taxus, Nice model, good luck with the build. Dave H
    4 replies | 140 view(s)
  • fiery's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:51 PM
    fiery replied to a thread Club ED in Everything Diesel
    Thanks for making the 'intellectual property' in the design available Dieseltinus.
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  • acdii's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:26 PM
    acdii replied to a thread OS 70 Throttle issues in Glow Engines
    I have a replacement needle package on the way, should have it tomorrow. Its the whole thing that screws into the carb, not just the needle itself....
    2 replies | 43 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-31-2015, 11:11 AM
    I have this 70 that is running great, most of the time. When on the bench, it will rev to full throttle and run great, but when in the air on my...
    2 replies | 43 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-31-2015, 11:04 AM
    It's too bad SIG can't(or won't) pick up the Saito line again. They have Excellent Customer Service and know what they sell. Irony though, They...
    29960 replies | 1785258 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-30-2015, 04:32 PM
    I have come to the final conclusion that SIG(or any Castor based fuel) and Saito engines do not get along well. The 100 in the Cub has been running...
    29960 replies | 1785258 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-27-2015, 07:20 PM
    acdii replied to a thread ~~SIG Brotherhood ~~ in Kit Building
    I have had total aileron failure, the rudder can compensate quit well. Twice the aileron servo took a crap and both times was able to fly it with...
    1600 replies | 50217 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-26-2015, 06:28 PM
    acdii replied to a thread ~~SIG Brotherhood ~~ in Kit Building
    I am surprised I have not totaled out my LT-40 by now. I abuse the hell out of that plane. Last night I was doing hairpin turns, tumbling it around,...
    1600 replies | 50217 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-26-2015, 06:24 PM
    EXCEPT the price!
    29960 replies | 1785258 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-26-2015, 12:35 PM
    If it were to be road kill hats, Raccoon is abundant here, with a splattering of skunk and squirrel mixed in. Hey Sammy, I know what you mean, Hobby...
    29960 replies | 1785258 view(s)
  • gerryndennis's Avatar
    08-26-2015, 07:32 AM
    Hope you have a great vacation Quick. Jet A fuel is really good for the kerosine component if you can get it. Amsoil is a great ignition improver....
    70 replies | 2881 view(s)
  • gerryndennis's Avatar
    08-25-2015, 08:47 PM
    G'day 1QwkSport2.5r, I'm not quite following your post #18. Are you saying that a manufacturer who sells say '10% nitro' fuel but mixes by weight...
    70 replies | 2881 view(s)
  • gerryndennis's Avatar
    08-25-2015, 06:15 AM
    Hi Ken, My 40 surpass also had little to no running when I got it and also wouldn't idle very well. After a fair amount of running it came right....
    607 replies | 56582 view(s)
  • gerryndennis's Avatar
    08-25-2015, 03:07 AM
    Hi TJK, Quick Sport's method is the best if you've got the equipment and the math skills. Historically most home brewers mix by volume though....
    70 replies | 2881 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-23-2015, 07:17 PM
    acdii replied to a thread ~~SIG Brotherhood ~~ in Kit Building
    Anybody who has met Bob Nelson should know about his Bugatti Racer he build, saw him fly it last year too. This should make him happy, the original...
    1600 replies | 50217 view(s)
  • qazimoto's Avatar
    08-23-2015, 06:31 PM
    qazimoto replied to a thread Mills Replica? in Everything Diesel
    It's a MP Jet 040, of 0.65cc capacity. Not a Mills replica but a very nice little engine in the Mills tradition made in the Czech Republic. You can...
    7 replies | 231 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-23-2015, 05:35 PM
    acdii replied to a thread ~~SIG Brotherhood ~~ in Kit Building
    Nothing modded on mine, in fact using the stock motor mounts. I flew yesterday and the winds had picked up which became some strong cross winds. I...
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  • gerryndennis's Avatar
    08-19-2015, 03:32 AM
    No problem, I'm looking forward to hearing how you get on. ​ Dave H
    114 replies | 11132 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-18-2015, 07:14 PM
    Was able to on mine.
    29960 replies | 1785258 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-18-2015, 07:13 PM
    Its a good running engine and hasnt let me down. Doesn't start as easy as the Saito's or the Magnums, have to use a starter on it. Once started...
    29960 replies | 1785258 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-18-2015, 07:05 PM
    acdii replied to a thread ~~SIG Brotherhood ~~ in Kit Building
    Its an FS-70 4 stroke. Good runner too, though my second to last flight was a dead stick and last flight felt like it had throttle issues. I have...
    1600 replies | 50217 view(s)
  • gerryndennis's Avatar
    08-18-2015, 03:28 PM
    Sounds like you are well sorted out. Tuning always sounds way more complicated than it really is when you write it down. Any one with a bit of a...
    114 replies | 11132 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-18-2015, 11:50 AM
    acdii replied to a thread ~~SIG Brotherhood ~~ in Kit Building
    Think next year after I finish the Biper Cub, I will start the Citabria. Need to make a rack to hold these planes in my truck. Right now I have two...
    1600 replies | 50217 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-18-2015, 11:45 AM
    I was too cheap to buy those brushes, but now wish I had them.
    2772 replies | 105134 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-18-2015, 11:42 AM
    1/5th SIG Piper Cub. Have an FA-100 GK on mine and more than enough power.
    29960 replies | 1785258 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-17-2015, 06:19 PM
    Try pin striping a double row on a car with a small paint brush. OYVAY is that hard to do! Looks good though.
    2772 replies | 105134 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-17-2015, 06:18 PM
    acdii replied to a thread ~~SIG Brotherhood ~~ in Kit Building
    Get an ARF! *snicker* I still have several planes under construction, BUT wanted to fly the Somethin Extra this year so got the ARF instead of...
    1600 replies | 50217 view(s)
  • gerryndennis's Avatar
    08-16-2015, 01:29 AM
    Sounds like you've got the ring well and truly sorted out then which is good. I agree 20% oil might be best. If I'm reading your method of...
    114 replies | 11132 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-15-2015, 05:46 PM
    acdii replied to a thread ~~SIG Brotherhood ~~ in Kit Building
    I recently bought a Somethin Extra, and put an OS 70 on it. Was going to maiden it last week, but the OS was being a b**ch. I got the engine running...
    1600 replies | 50217 view(s)
  • acdii's Avatar
    08-15-2015, 05:07 PM
    Well I have 2 OS, and just got back a bit ago from the field to maiden my Somethin Extra with the newly acquired used OS 70. It purrs and roars. Good...
    29960 replies | 1785258 view(s)
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