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06-28-2013, 07:43 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,424
Posted By KeroPower

RE: Heli's flying diesel?

Home Depot sells little packages of MTD fuel line in the lawn mower section. Each package contains 2 feet of small diameter blue line and 2 feet (or 1 foot cannot remember) of larger diameter...
06-15-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 46,004
Posted By KeroPower

RE: What planes are your Diesels in?

http://static.rcgroups.net/forums/attachments/2/8/1/0/5/3/t5859964-2-thumb-DSCN0873.jpg?d=1371343867

SPAD PBF diesel. It is powered by an OS .40 FSR that wears an RJL head and the latest FOX .25...
Forum: Glow Engines
04-25-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,351
Posted By KeroPower

RE: The Day After!

I agree, it has a nice aroma to it. It is the smell of power!
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Forum: Glow Engines
04-25-2012, 05:17 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,351
Posted By KeroPower

RE: The Day After!

I bet they light very easily with all the kerosene on them.

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Forum: Glow Engines
04-25-2012, 04:52 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,351
Posted By KeroPower

RE: The Day After!

Glow, sometimes. Diesel, always.
04-01-2012, 06:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,048
Posted By KeroPower

RE: New kind of conversion for weed whackers

I once ran a little Fox .15 control line engine on regular gas with 20% Klotz Benol oil. I also used an OS #6. The engine ran fine. It did not die when I removed the glow plug igniter. There was a...
Forum: RC Fuels
01-18-2012, 08:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,258
Posted By KeroPower

RE: coleman camp fuel (white gas) to help winter starting

I once ran an OS .25 LA with an OS #6 plug on Coleman Fuel and 20% Klotz Super Techniplate. No methanol what so ever. The glow plug stayed lit when the power was taken away and the little OS ran...
01-16-2012, 10:48 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,580
Posted By KeroPower

RE: Reaction to Diesel Fumes...?

Yes the msds for methanol is scary, however is glow fuel really that bad? I mean what about all those Cox .049 powered toys that kids played with years ago? I do not think they are all blind and...
01-14-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 747
Posted By KeroPower

RE: fuel

I noticed that Tower Hobbies has "Order Pending" as the stock status for the DDD fuel quarts. I guess his fuel is quite popular since whenever I have looked before it was always in stock.
01-14-2012, 07:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 747
Posted By KeroPower

RE: fuel

Tower Hobbies sells the quarts and shipping is the usual $9.99.
01-11-2012, 09:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,364
Posted By KeroPower

RE: 2.5cc/.15 cu in Diesel for CL

How about the Marz 2.5 cc diesel sold by Mecoa for $35? The one I have works pretty well.<div></div><div>Or how about the Fox .15 C/L glow sold by Tower Hobbies for $65? I have one and it is very...
Forum: Glow Engines
01-09-2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,459
Posted By KeroPower

RE: WTH

Looks like the prop just clears it. What is the problem?:)<div></div><div>A couple ofalligator clips and a D cell might be helpful in this situation.
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01-09-2012, 06:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,044
Posted By KeroPower

RE: Why?

Large diesels are not popular because:<div> fuel is $12-$14 a quart in the US plus shipping conversion heads are over half the cost of the engine none of the large hobby sites like Tower...
Forum: Glow Engines
11-14-2011, 01:36 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,021
Posted By KeroPower

RE: if your glow engine was in your car

Most websites that sell eletronic ignitions also sell glow plug adaptors for two cycle gasoline engines.

That Ryobi 4 cycle sounds fun. I would love to see a video of it running....
Forum: Glow Engines
11-13-2011, 08:14 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,021
Posted By KeroPower

RE: if your glow engine was in your car

Excellent articles. Very informative. I have stumbled across those before while surfing the web.

I knew manypeople have run carengines on ethanol and methanol successfully, buut I never thought...
Forum: Glow Engines
11-13-2011, 03:36 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,021
Posted By KeroPower

RE: if your glow engine was in your car

I have been following this thread for a while and a glow engine in a car would definately be interesting. After some pondering I have come up with the following plan:

Step 1: Buy a small flex fuel...
Forum: RC Fuels
11-04-2011, 08:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,626
Posted By KeroPower

RE: Fox Manufacturing- Castor oil

Okay, thanks. I added some KL-200 I had leftover. It is interesting how the exhaust smell changes after adding less than 5% Klotz oil. </p>
Forum: RC Fuels
11-02-2011, 12:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,626
Posted By KeroPower

RE: Fox Manufacturing- Castor oil

I have gone through almost two gallons of Fox castor oil so far as I mix my own 0% nitro fuel. When I ordered it, I ordered it along with a new engine and other items so shipping was free. $11.75 is...
Forum: RC Fuels
10-28-2011, 01:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 774
Posted By KeroPower

RE: Hyper Fuels

Thank you. It is good to hear that their service and products are good. I may buy a few items from them. Prices are not bad. Thanks again.
Forum: RC Fuels
10-27-2011, 05:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 774
Posted By KeroPower

Hyper Fuels

Has anyone ordered nitromethane, methanol, etc. from this place before:
www.hiperfuels.com/ (http://www.hiperfuels.com/)</p>
10-27-2011, 11:46 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,320
Posted By KeroPower

RE: What are the pros and cons to running diesel

For glow engines too:
http://www3.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin/wti0093p?&amp;C=PFE
10-26-2011, 07:30 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,320
Posted By KeroPower

RE: What are the pros and cons to running diesel

No, ether is only needed for starting. People have gotten straight kerosene and oil to work. Just needed a warm-up on regular model diesel fuel first.

"Just" is not really the right word to...
10-26-2011, 11:38 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,320
Posted By KeroPower

RE: What are the pros and cons to running diesel

OS .46 AX runs perfectly on glow fuel. Maybe the most popular .46 two stroke glow. Why you want to convert it to 'diesel'? It will not run on $4 a gallon diesel. Instead it runs on $12 a quart model...
Forum: Glow Engines
10-25-2011, 07:00 PM
Replies: 5,140
Views: 367,169
Posted By KeroPower

RE: Club FOX!

I just wish they came with quieter mufflers that did not tilt up or down. Right now I have an O.S. FSR .40 muffler on my Fox.40. I had to elongate the holes a little bit and do some filing to get it...
Forum: Glow Engines
10-25-2011, 06:53 PM
Replies: 5,140
Views: 367,169
Posted By KeroPower

RE: Club FOX!

I must say I was a little disappointed. I thought the sale was going to include their glow engines. I wonder if they sold all the DLE engines? I have no use for a 55cc engine. I do not need anymore...
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