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    M5 Zen, What do I need?

    I'll just call WHH
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    RE: More Rio 51 woes.

    The connector is for an optional kill switch, or a failsafe equipped kill switch, be carefull, as you found out it will bite!! Mine runs ok, nothing special but ok. Use a business card to set your...
  3. RE: News and updates from Aquacraft (RIO 51)

    Well, Ive been busy working on a full size boat but finally got to fixing the Rio engine rails. Grim, the only other thing i would recommend is using course sand paper and sanding every where you are...
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    RE: Scratch and dent Rio 51

    My Rio will idle nice and slow and does not need to be thrown, I just set in the water and it idles just fine. On the flipside of the coin I really do like the idea of NOT having a sharp prop...
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    RE: Exhaust question???

    I am using Permatex ultra copper right now in my Rio 51. I had to hog out the ex exit hole to relieve preloaded tension and am using it to seal/hold the pipe in the transom and its been holding for 1...
  6. RE: News and updates from Aquacraft (RIO 51)

    I have done the hull mod for proper pipe alignment, and got the new Rio 'welded' header pipe, so it now has good exhaust. I have another problem I am in the middle of fixing and am just wondering if...
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    RE: The V24

    Actually Tower has a 'scratch and dent' V24 for only 420$. Description says only missing rubber boots.
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    RE: RIO 51 header

    What o-rings are you talking about? The Rio has 2 o-rings in the water cooled coupler where the header pipe joins the tuned pipe, are these what you are talking about?

    Where do I get the TEFLON...
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    RE: clutch dust

    Ok, I gotcha on that JAW. I do that on my HPI Baja also to cut down on the clutch wear. That will def keep any clutch dust from appearing.
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    RE: clutch dust

    As far as the air filter goes I know most full size boats dont run them either, mostly just a spark arrestor or flame arrestor in case of a backfire. I really dont want to run one and as long as its...
  11. RE: Where do you buy your props? which metal is best?

    Cool, thanks for all the info.

    Hairball
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    clutch dust

    I have been checking a lot of boats both clutched and direct drive. I know my Rio has no air filter on it and decided to see if any others did. I found none!
    What about the clutch dust? The...
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    RE: WHH ENFORCER maiden ripper !

    Sweet!! That thing sounds great! looks like it handles great to. Awsome boat.
  14. RE: Where do you buy your props? which metal is best?

    Thanks for all the info. WHH was the place I had seen earlier but for some odd reason could not remember the name. I will def check them all out.

    Mauian, did they break after they contacted...
  15. Where do you buy your props? which metal is best?

    I would like to know some good places and people to deal with when it comes to picking a prop and quality and service.

    I also would like to know what metal is best stainless or aluminum or the...
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    RE: 'Throwing' the boat to launch?

    Well I got 2 good evenings of running! The engine has become WAY easier to start and she idles nice and low and reliably. Still has enough power to stay running when set gently into the water and...
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    RE: Water pipes?

    What about just tapping exhaust for a hose from cooling system? Might not be as cool as exiting under water but will probably help quiet it down a little.
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    RE: 'Throwing' the boat to launch?

    Well I got it running( for a little while anyway) runs rough, had to lean out LSN 1/2 turn just to get it to fire. Factory servo and cable set up was way off also. It idles relatively nice, low too....
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    RE: 'Throwing' the boat to launch?

    http://i189.photobucket.com/albums/z64/valleykaye/harrysboat003.jpg http://i189.photobucket.com/albums/z64/valleykaye/harrysboat005.jpg ...
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    RE: 'Throwing' the boat to launch?

    OK, I'm back. I had to run out and get some stuff. You know, fuel for the new boat, shaft grease and oil, ice chest with lots of soda( actually says to get this in the manual, hahaha) I will work on...
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    RE: 'Throwing' the boat to launch?

    Well I was wrong, it came in today!! if I can figure out posting pic's I will. I got the RED, tower was out of yellow and I really didnt care for blue, with blue water etc. I dunno, maybe i am just...
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    RE: Wide open all the time?

    Yeah, if I decide to go for it hard I'll probably end getting something in the 84" range with twins and a clutch and reverse would be cool too.
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    RE: 'Throwing' the boat to launch?

    Price here too. lots of 'better' boats out there, but for the money and RTR I couldnt pass it up. I just have so many hobbies that I want to make sure I am going to absolutely love it before I go...
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    RE: 'Throwing' the boat to launch?

    Yeah!!! Me too!!! I have nitro trucks/cars and 10+ planes, all nitro except 1 electric, 2 gas cars, 1 is a buggy the other is a truck. Now I have a boat coming and am planning here real soon to get a...
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    RE: Wide open all the time?

    This is my 1st rR/C boat of any kind so i am just 'soaking up' all the info I can. If it has a tendency to stall I think it would be ok to just turn up the idle a little.
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