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    Yes i remember those flat plastic wrap around...

    Yes i remember those flat plastic wrap around visors,awful to look through,times have changed for the better and if you were riding a kawasaki mach 3 at the time the smokescreen would have helped too...
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    Junky dave has it right i was joking with...

    Junky dave has it right i was joking with you.Dave likes the high compression 150's and so do i.The joke was if you give him your address,no matter how far away you live,next minute you'll have...
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    Yeh sometimes the slang is different,probably...

    Yeh sometimes the slang is different,probably means the same tho.I don't think i'd ride a bike nowadays when it's that cold,we don't sell any snow ploughs over here.But the harley riders here still...
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    Don't sweat it junky they let me on here so...

    Don't sweat it junky they let me on here so you'll be a cinch.Nice pics of your engine,i never thought i'd say this..can a muffler be sexy looking ? :) ps don't forget to not give hobbsy your address
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    Thank you for the nice words about this part of...

    Thank you for the nice words about this part of the world ken,i mean it :)

    Dave most of the guys i see flying cdi conversions just clamp the sensor behind the prop washer with an el cheapo...
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    That's a good point huk! but i don't reckon...

    That's a good point huk! but i don't reckon you've got anything to worry about i'm gonna be drinkin your becks friend :)....jeffie any news on the 62 ?

    Ken glad you liked perth when you were...
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    Hi junky the n normally refers to a narrow bladed...

    Hi junky the n normally refers to a narrow bladed prop so less load on the engine.All those props you mention are to small for the 150,example my 82 will nearly rip the prop tips with an apc sport...
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    Thanks barry that's what i do.It usually takes me...

    Thanks barry that's what i do.It usually takes me a couple of flying weekends to get the needles where i'm happy.After that it's fill it up and fly every weekend no worries.

    Jeffie i'll bet you a...
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    Barry always gives good practical tuning...

    Barry always gives good practical tuning advice,and taking your time tuning plays big dividends.Once the hsn is set properly take your time on the lsn,occasionally you may have to go back and forth a...
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    Dave have you bought some slippers and a rocking...

    Dave have you bought some slippers and a rocking chair to go with the conversions to cdi? just kidding but can i borrow your old pipe? at least glow saitos get your attention when you tune them,they...
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    Hi huk as trev (fnq) said you can always throttle...

    Hi huk as trev (fnq) said you can always throttle back and keep the 14x6 on the u can do.Re cg almost all my saito engines are fitted with the carby hard up against the firewall.You should buy a...
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    Suggestions ?..i see what you mean.I had it...

    Suggestions ?..i see what you mean.I had it suggested to me today that if i did'nt slow the ducati down they might put it through a crusher under our 'anti hoon' laws here.Hope you gave the vtec a...
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    Put your popcorn away,if you can't find someone...

    Put your popcorn away,if you can't find someone nice to talk to..then be that someone.It's only a hobby.Besides,you might be selling someone short this is just an internet forum to discuss ideas...
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    Maybe yes and maybe no.The main engine block and...

    Maybe yes and maybe no.The main engine block and parts seem ok on these knockoff engines but they are cheaper and harder to tune because good carbs are expensive to make.
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    Acdc did the revs rise when you pinched the fuel...

    Acdc did the revs rise when you pinched the fuel line.That's a very low idle is it easy to tune the hsn? i think your lsn is too lean,is this related to the engine problems you were having before?
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    Trev you should'nt ask anyone here to point you...

    Trev you should'nt ask anyone here to point you in a direction,it can be downright dangerous,if you ask me! :) and if there's no-one here who is'nt licking his lips at the thought of a saito 30...
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    Hope you had a good day flying trev did you warm...

    Hope you had a good day flying trev did you warm the fa65 up? re circuit collisions that's what i'd call bad luck at best mate :)

    T man i don't have an inline twin but have watched a 220ti fly in...
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    Dave i just clicked on the pic you posted of the...

    Dave i just clicked on the pic you posted of the 56gk a beautiful looking engine,now i need to buy one ! :)
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    Barry saito say 11x7 to 13x6 for the 56,hows the...

    Barry saito say 11x7 to 13x6 for the 56,hows the ragtop on the honda s2000,still fending off the cats?

    Huk if you run an 82 in your you can do with a 14x4 wide blade you could hover it all day,the...
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    2029263Huk you can also run a cheap stainless...

    2029263Huk you can also run a cheap stainless flex pipe away from the engine and fit the turboheader to that,or not.

    Skypup what do you think about the advice you've been offered so far re engine...
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    Would I be better off with an older 45 hemi head...

    Would I be better off with an older 45 hemi head or new 40a for my skylane 62 or doesn't it really matter? If the plane calls for a 29 to 35 would a saito 30 fly it in a scale manner? Thanks![/QUOTE]...
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    Ok ro assuming the timing was right when you...

    Ok ro assuming the timing was right when you rechecked it? and it still runs.Check the 'o' ring between the intake tube and cylinder head,is the tiny steel washer that supports the o ring still on...
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    Welcome and thanks for that bjw,interesting...

    Welcome and thanks for that bjw,interesting reading.I only have one gas engine,i like it but it stinks.

    I am proud of you sammy,crashing with style is fast becoming a forgotten art.A saito for the...
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    No,D is the roman numeral for 500..so that could...

    No,D is the roman numeral for 500..so that could be 507? what d matter :)
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    Hey acdc you posted a pix a while back with the...

    Hey acdc you posted a pix a while back with the brass line set up ? it looks neat and tidy,glad it works well.I hear castor is wonderful for burns like you just suffered off that nasty hot running...
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