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    You can add about 5% poly hardner to any single...

    You can add about 5% poly hardner to any single pack enamel,it lifts the chemical proprties of the cheap enamel base huge.
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    Richie apc props are way ahead of a mas prop...

    Richie apc props are way ahead of a mas prop performance wise,but mas props are way safer on the maiden flight,or two..you touch an apc prop on the ground during a maiden test flight take off and you...
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    Thanks mate you are right and right re seagull...

    Thanks mate you are right and right re seagull models.What's your guess on rpm for the 65 on a 15x8 or do you throttle back a bit?
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    Huk you have the older blue nylon mounts supplied...

    Huk you have the older blue nylon mounts supplied with the arf? my saito 82 would bend them regular on throttle up and down,it was funny watching the spinner move like that and flying it was...
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    Richard i like using good quality plastic engine...

    Richard i like using good quality plastic engine mounts with stainless allen head self tappers and a mount with long beams,helps soak up that small range of vibration in our saito singles.

    Trev i...
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    Yes it does tho you should'nt have to do that...

    Yes it does tho you should'nt have to do that unless the single is inverted.Myself and others tune them happily without adding petrol but if for some reason you struggle to get a good low speed...
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    Try mixing up to 10% petrol with the...

    Try mixing up to 10% petrol with the methanol,cleans they bottom cylinders up to a nice idle.
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    Yes i think we tend to forget how lucky we are...

    Yes i think we tend to forget how lucky we are sometimes and tend to whinge about small things on otherwise good equipment.I use a jr9503,it must be easy to use as i programmed it myself and happy...
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    Thanks mate yes it does re the 30.On 10% it would...

    Thanks mate yes it does re the 30.On 10% it would rip a mas 10x6 at around 10800.So i'm interested to see how you choose to use the engine and airframe combo.Now as far as your confusion with jr...
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    Hey trev even dumbo's like me can understand jr...

    Hey trev even dumbo's like me can understand jr programming with the help of a flying field mate.Trev let me know how you go with the little 30 i'm very interested.Mate i was so shocked to read the...
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    Hope the weather is good and you get plenty of...

    Hope the weather is good and you get plenty of airtime to fine tune the 125.The low speed needle is so important to get a reliable flyable engine,then you just watch it fly :)
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    Here look..i've done it for you :):):):):):)

    Here look..i've done it for you :):):):):):)
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    Psssst trev..i can see we got it pretty easy here...

    Psssst trev..i can see we got it pretty easy here when it comes to buying saito engines and sloshing glow fuel all over the shed floor while drinking heaps of beer,even burning the odd shed down with...
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    Ruffy good news with the engine.I think the 14x8...

    Ruffy good news with the engine.I think the 14x8 is too small for a 125 my 115 on a 14x10 apc will rip the prop tips in a midget mustang you should easy run a 15x8 the 115 will although it starts to...
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    Just ask the handbrake whether she prefers the...

    Just ask the handbrake whether she prefers the smell of glow fuel or gas,if she says glow fuel go upmarket and run it through a saito fourstroke.
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    Ruffy i don't think you have had a seizure the...

    Ruffy i don't think you have had a seizure the methanol we use is ice cold when it goes in there but it hits the panic button a bit when you throw a prop eh?did it backfire, i'm not saying you have...
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    Bob here's a pic of the deccy after it's had a...

    Bob here's a pic of the deccy after it's had a fuel tank rinse and clean plus new tubing,the 82 was starting to hiccup a bit.I'll try and include a pic of bella as well :)20626952062696
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    A pic or drawing of the jackleg tool would be...

    A pic or drawing of the jackleg tool would be nice and other people may want to study it,good conversation tool too :)

    You asked about rebuilding harley tanks.I sometimes re-weld the...
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    The turboheader muffler does sound different,they...

    The turboheader muffler does sound different,they are very compact and sometimes don't exit the cowl far enough.You can fit a saito flex tube to the head and mount the muffler to that.

    Dave a pix...
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    Throw it in the bin,just kidding:) Cap some...

    Throw it in the bin,just kidding:)

    Cap some good suggestions for your 300 if you are not hell bent on selling it,they make good horsepower no matter what fuel you run in them.

    Trev it's been...
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    That's a good point acdc and the insulation used...

    That's a good point acdc and the insulation used on that pairing is middlin to very poor.If you snag the ignition wiring say pulling it thru a firewall or even if you have sharp fingernails(like the...
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    Good answer for labebe.More nitro funny planes...

    Good answer for labebe.More nitro funny planes sounds good,you going to try upping your's? and don't believe everything trev says about going over 65% on a 30 he never completely unscrewed a main...
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    Yup :) try it in a 30

    Yup :) try it in a 30
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    Hi barry i like the plastic servo arms and...

    Hi barry i like the plastic servo arms and clevises on small saito airframes which vibrate a lot at some throttle settings,they outlast all my brass and steel stuff.Don't let trev talk you into...
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    Will do that trev.Off the forum for a few days...

    Will do that trev.Off the forum for a few days now the big truck rolls up at lunchtime tomorrow (saturday) so i've got lots to do.Who thinks we should should have a mini poll right here on the props...
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