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Forum: Gas Engines 01-01-2013, 04:17 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,490
Posted By chepenik
RE: What Airplanes are you Installing a Mintor22cc gas engine in?

Was thinking to install Mintor 22 cc in Hanger 9 AT-6 Texan. What think you? Perhaps too much engine?
Forum: ARF or RTF 05-26-2012, 07:46 AM
Replies: 1,412
Views: 164,753
Posted By chepenik
RE: New Funtana 125

I have an EVO 26GT fitted to Funtana 125; using Pitts-style muffler.  Would like to use tuned pipe/silencer system for this engine; make it a bit quieter.  Has anyone used this silencer with this...
Forum: Glow Engines 11-16-2010, 09:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 753
Posted By chepenik
RE: RCV 91 CD

Hobby Barn has a quite good selection at pretty reasonable prices. Purchased a RCV120SP from Hobby Barn, and have been pleased with the performance of that engine.
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Forum: 3D Flying! 05-23-2010, 07:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 834
Posted By chepenik
RE: Engine for a Seagull Edge 540

Hello Cowboy Chris,

I have a YS110S fixed to a Seagull Edge 540 60; terrific combination. I had to put a 15 X6 APC prop on engine to slow down the airplane a bit; even then, do most of flying...
Forum: ARF or RTF 03-06-2010, 03:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,990
Posted By chepenik
RE: Nitro Planes Tiger Moth

My Super Tiger Moth (78" wingspan) is powered by an RCV 1.2 SP engine; great fun, scale looks, ample power.

Ken
Forum: RCV Engines Support 03-03-2010, 04:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,084
Posted By chepenik
RE: How do you get RCV 90 Parts

Hello Pete,

B.J. models is USA authorized repair. Information may be found at: http://www.bj-model-engines.com/RCV.html

Hope this is helpful.

Ken
Forum: Glow Engines 11-24-2009, 09:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,301
Posted By chepenik
RE: YS FZ110S VS FZ110

Have put about 10 gallons of Morgan Cool Power heli fuel (30% nitro, 23% low viscosity synthetic oil) in flying my YS110S with no problems. Engine set up according to Troy Newman (see...
Forum: ARF or RTF 10-10-2009, 03:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,411
Posted By chepenik
RE: opinions on Seagull

Am currently flying a Seagull Edge 540T fitted with a YS110S. Beautiful flying airplane; easy to assemble, clean lines. I find Seagull models to be great value for your dollar.
Ken
Forum: RCV Engines Support 08-29-2009, 06:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 825
Posted By chepenik
RE: outstanding warranty repair

I also have been very pleased with my RCV 120 SP and the support received by email. Would not hesitate to buy another.
Ken
Forum: Glow Engines 06-26-2009, 11:15 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 10,226
Posted By chepenik
RE: Going to YS, I'm done with Saito

Raman,
Have followed faithfully recommendations of Troy Newman (http://www.patternflyer.com/troy/?page_id=13) in setting up YS 63 S and YS FX110S engines, using Morgan Cool Power Heli 30% nitro,...
Forum: Glow Engines 06-07-2009, 11:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 904
Posted By chepenik
RE: YS 140 Limited

Harlan,<div>
</div><div>Am not sure as to problem with your YS 140.  However, had similar experience with Saito 72 (no compression); problem was gap in valves was way off so valves were not closing....
Forum: RCV Engines Support 05-17-2009, 11:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 920
Posted By chepenik
RE: electric starter for RCV starter adaptor

Hello All,<div>Thank you for your suggestions.  Will order a Tower Hobbies 12 volt heavy duty starter, as suggested by Joe, as that would seem the least expensive option.</div><div>Happy...
Forum: RCV Engines Support 05-16-2009, 08:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 920
Posted By chepenik
electric starter for RCV starter adaptor

<span class="Apple-style-span" style="font-family: Verdana; font-size: 13px; -webkit-border-horizontal-spacing: 1px; -webkit-border-vertical-spacing: 1px; ">I am trying to find an electric starter to...
Forum: RCV Engines Support 05-15-2009, 07:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,779
Posted By chepenik
RE: RCV120SP Loose Muffler

I am trying to find an electric starter to which the starter adaptor for the RCV 120 SP may be fitted. Is anyone able to tell me which starter available in the USA will take the starter adaptor for...
Forum: YS Engines Support 04-28-2009, 09:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,368
Posted By chepenik
RE: YS Engines...What type of fuel?

I use Morgan Cool Power Heli fuel, 30% nitro-23% low viscosity synthetic oil, in YS 110, YS 63, Saito 72, OS FS 91II; all idle well, transition to high speed without a hiccup, and run rich and cool. ...
Forum: YS Engines Support 04-23-2009, 07:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,334
Posted By chepenik
RE: ys 110 s

Groundpounder17,
Troy Newman's site devoted to YS engines, setup, etc., would be excellent in helping you to set up your new engine properly. You may wish to visit:...
Forum: ARF or RTF 03-11-2009, 08:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 658
Posted By chepenik
RE: Anybody know anything about...???

hello PA Ben,
I have one of these models with YS 63 S for power. Have very much enjoyed airplane; very smooth flyer and tracks where it is aimed.

Hope this is helpful.

Ken
Forum: RCV Engines Support 03-02-2009, 01:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 800
Posted By chepenik
RE: RCV Spares & Accessories

The URL: http://www.westonuk.co.uk/index_223.htm

lists parts for CD series; parts for SP series on their way, evidently.

Ken
Forum: YS Engines Support 01-30-2009, 08:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,456
Posted By chepenik
RE: YS FZ110: Top end peaks and then quickly sags

Chris,
You may wish to visit Troy Newman's site for some very specific and very good information on set up for YS engines; see:
http://www.patternflyer.com/troy/?page_id=13

Troy recommends...
Forum: YS Engines Support 01-20-2009, 03:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,191
Posted By chepenik
RE: YS engine with a MK Floating beam mount.

Hello Roy,
Have used the aluminum mount made for the OS FS91II for mounting YS FZ 110S; provides very stable mount (to date). Fortunately, the predrilled, pretapped mounting holes in the beams of...
Forum: YS Engines Support 10-27-2008, 12:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,353
Posted By chepenik
RE: YS 63FZ

You may wish to ensure throttle is open when testing to determine whether tank is being pressurized. Troy Newman points out YS FZ 63s pressurizes tank only when turning above 2000 rpm; at 2000 rpm...
Forum: YS Engines Support 10-26-2008, 06:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,353
Posted By chepenik
RE: YS 63FZ

My experience is fuel leaking out of the carburator is symptomatic of a rich setting of the regulator. You may wish to turn the regulator screw in 1/4 clockwise increments until problem is solved. ...
Forum: YS Engines Support 10-19-2008, 03:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 980
Posted By chepenik
RE: YS FZ110s running in.... not very smoothly

Hello Magna,
Am running an APC 16X4 prop on new YS FZ110s; Morgan Cool Power Heli fuel 30%nitro, 23% synthetic oil. Engine easily tacks at 9500 rpm. My experience was to set the high end at 9500...
Forum: Glow Engines 08-13-2008, 11:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 801
Posted By chepenik
RE: YS Engine Check Valve

Hello Jonathan,
Best wishes for success with your new engine.
Ken
Forum: Glow Engines 08-13-2008, 09:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 801
Posted By chepenik
RE: YS Engine Check Valve

Jonathan,
Check valve supplied with my new FZ110S was wrapped in a little plastic bag and buried in a hole in the grey packing material inside the box which contained the engine; little bag also...
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