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  • blw's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:24 PM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    RC- Fanatic- I had to edit the profanity out of your message. That's why the original post was deleted.
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  • blw's Avatar
    08-31-2014, 10:07 PM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    Yep, it's gone and follow up comments.
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    08-31-2014, 10:00 PM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    Try it sometime. I know that it fixed my 72 backplate problems once and for all. I've had it apart a few times since, so no fears over gluing my...
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    08-28-2014, 10:01 AM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    I learned about using epoxy by accident when fuelproofing a firewall and getting it in the blindnut threads. Now, I use it on engine backplates,...
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    08-26-2014, 09:27 PM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    I'm with you on the Electra but I just have to point out that you forgot about the beauty of the original, unstretched DC-9. I was never a jet...
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    08-22-2014, 12:46 PM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    Well, I gotta hand it to you. Good point there. I'm getting old I guess if I missed that part.:D Saitos are high quality engines and I don't think...
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    08-22-2014, 10:18 AM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    They always wander back home, Dave. It's sort of interesting to watch how it happens at times, and seeing all the twisting paths guys take to get...
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    08-22-2014, 04:07 AM
    JNohsey replied to a thread NW TENN FLYERS in The Clubhouse
    Is there anyone still flying??
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  • blw's Avatar
    08-20-2014, 09:50 AM
    Jan, I almost agree with you. I have Zingers down as being a little worse than MA props. It's a close call though.
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    08-20-2014, 09:44 AM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    Everyone is assuming that Saito is using the Locktite brand and I don't think that would be the case. Anyway, my NIB 82 had a white compound on the...
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    08-19-2014, 09:18 AM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    Dave, my 72 and 82 backplates came with a white thread locker on the screws. The 72 needs it or they back out on the first tank of fuel. It was well...
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    08-18-2014, 03:07 PM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    I'll admit up front this is off topic, but I can't find it anywhere else. Anybody know where that video is of the guy who has 5 or 6 big aircraft...
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    08-17-2014, 07:50 PM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    I almost forgot the crazy harrassment that Dave (Hobbsy) went through from one of our more psychotic former members over the compressibility of glow...
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    08-17-2014, 09:13 AM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    The only engine I ever ran all synthetic in is the only engine I've had to change bearings for rust. This mostly ran all synthetic oil because I...
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    08-15-2014, 09:53 AM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    Sorry to hear about your brother, Dave. Old Fart, we do get off topic and we always have here. Bill Robison was the worst offender of all. That's...
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    08-14-2014, 10:14 AM
    For the Alpha 40 spending the money on "Swiss bearings" is a waste of money, Jan. Just buy the Evolution bearings from Advantage RC for about $15 and...
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    08-14-2014, 10:04 AM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    I have kept the numbers since Bill passed away. He posted his list in this forum and I have kept them on a notepad. I have an Old Fart Pilot as #798....
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    08-13-2014, 08:16 AM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    O.F.- You had to red line the two strokes periodically to burn out the carbon, otherwise they got sluggish. My S-2000 seems to behave the same way....
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    08-11-2014, 09:56 AM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    Acdii- glow fuel makes a great penetrating oil and solvent. i fill up the engine and let it sit for a few hours before the checking. Overnight...
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    08-10-2014, 02:53 PM
    blw replied to a thread 4 stroke after run oil in Glow Engines
    Your post was just censored.
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    08-10-2014, 02:44 PM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    No comment
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    08-06-2014, 10:13 AM
    I don't mean to be critical, but saying that you used a soft metal tool and a wrench is a little worrisome. A good trick is to try inserting a small...
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  • blw's Avatar
    08-06-2014, 10:05 AM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    IMO, that was an incredibly stupid decision by HH to discontinue the FA-56. That is a great price from Japan, Dan. The conversion rate for a new one...
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