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  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-24-2016, 08:01 AM
    hsukaria replied to a thread Os .25 fsr in Tachometer Readings
    I bet an engine of that size and vintage would like more nitro. Maybe at 15% would be good. I have a pair of old Irvine 40 ABC engines that are...
    7 replies | 192 view(s)
  • Gray Beard's Avatar
    05-16-2016, 12:59 PM
    Very well, no problems, just don't hold down the starting switch too long at 18 or 24 volts. I mean like I see some guys do until the starter over...
    22 replies | 1367 view(s)
  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-13-2016, 12:15 PM
    No problem with 20/20 fuel on 2-strokes. I have used it on the engines that can take the higher nitro. Some engines are designed for low nitro, so...
    4 replies | 220 view(s)
  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-11-2016, 04:06 PM
    You will reach the top of the success ladder when you acquire that Saito 125...
    31601 replies | 1896559 view(s)
  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-11-2016, 06:42 AM
    Just noticed the manual calling for 85% methanol and 15% oil. That is impressive, no nitro and lower oil as well.
    31601 replies | 1896559 view(s)
  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-10-2016, 08:32 PM
    So how much more powerful is the 72 FSa than the 70 II Surpass? I have the 70 II Surpass and it has impressive performance. By the way the two...
    3 replies | 224 view(s)
  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-10-2016, 08:27 PM
    Yeah, I got 2 of those Norvel gassers for free. Not in working order, but still... I repaired one and will someday repair the other to complete the...
    31601 replies | 1896559 view(s)
  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-10-2016, 01:10 PM
    Nope, but cheaper than the OS 72a.:eek:
    3 replies | 224 view(s)
  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-10-2016, 01:06 PM
    I plan on selling a couple of my Thunder Tiger 75's and an ASP 52 4-strokes and buying a Saito FA-82 or OS 70 Surpass. I have never tried YS or...
    31601 replies | 1896559 view(s)
  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-10-2016, 10:45 AM
    It is good to confess yours "sins", good for the soul. The Saito 1.25 purchase might be your redemption.
    31601 replies | 1896559 view(s)
  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-09-2016, 10:40 AM
    hsukaria replied to a thread Club FOX! in Glow Engines
    ....and quit sniffing those diesel fumes.:p I used to love helping my father-in-law driving tractors and his bulldozer on the farm. But with time...
    4654 replies | 284881 view(s)
  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-09-2016, 09:42 AM
    Thanks, that's very helpful.
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  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-08-2016, 08:15 PM
    The test run I made showed that this engine is a nice one. The idle was so steady, fast throttle response, and the 12x6 prop was ripping. I just...
    31601 replies | 1896559 view(s)
  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-08-2016, 06:18 PM
    I set the valve gaps to .04 pass, .10 no pass. For the o-ring, can I use some penetrant oil to help loosen it? For the prop, I need a low pitch...
    31601 replies | 1896559 view(s)
  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-08-2016, 05:02 PM
    Starting a new Saito question: I recently purchased a used Saito FA-56 and ran it on the bench. I used a 12x6 MA prop, 20% nitro/20%synth oil. It...
    31601 replies | 1896559 view(s)
  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-08-2016, 04:31 PM
    hsukaria replied to a thread Club FOX! in Glow Engines
    Rich's Brew is also blended by volume. I run 20% all synthetic on my 4-strokes, 20% blend on all 2 strokes except the Fox engines, and 20% castor on...
    4654 replies | 284881 view(s)
  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-06-2016, 07:00 PM
    Hobby People sells the o-ring for the carb base (presently out of stock) and the manifold to head gasket (in stock).
    5 replies | 261 view(s)
  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-06-2016, 08:24 AM
    hsukaria replied to a thread Crrc 40 i in Gas Engines
    http://www.kingcobra.co.uk/engines/engine-spares/crrc-pro-spares/crrc-27mf-sensor-v2-female-connector.html
    2 replies | 161 view(s)
  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-06-2016, 08:13 AM
    Hi Bill, I have the exact same thing happening with my used ASP 52 4-stroke (same engine as Magnum). The air leak would be at the base of the carb...
    5 replies | 261 view(s)
  • hsukaria's Avatar
    05-02-2016, 07:03 AM
    hsukaria replied to a thread Club FOX! in Glow Engines
    Thick castor oil that is...
    4654 replies | 284881 view(s)
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    04-29-2016, 05:10 PM
    hsukaria replied to a thread Club FOX! in Glow Engines
    I had similar problems a couple of years ago with a bad batch of Fox glowplugs. But the Miracle plugs are good.
    4654 replies | 284881 view(s)
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    04-29-2016, 09:56 AM
    hsukaria replied to a thread Club FOX! in Glow Engines
    I guessed that is what I need, but I have not found a small enough left hand drill bit. I will keep looking.
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    04-29-2016, 09:31 AM
    hsukaria replied to a thread Club FOX! in Glow Engines
    While we are on the subject of Fox engines..I recently had a muffler bolt break in my engine and it broke in deep under the surface. Do you guys...
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  • hsukaria's Avatar
    04-29-2016, 09:18 AM
    hsukaria replied to a thread Club FOX! in Glow Engines
    The Irvines with the Jetstream carb are fantastic engines. I have a couple of older 40s that I will start using again soon.
    4654 replies | 284881 view(s)
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