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Forum: ARF or RTF
09-08-2004, 10:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 523
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: PITTS MUFFLER ? HELP

Senza, don't know where you might find them in the States, but I am sure that there must be people who manufacture them.
One company that does them here is called Just Engines. Link below!

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Forum: ARF or RTF
09-08-2004, 07:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 523
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: PITTS MUFFLER ? HELP

Tried steel wool in 2 stroke glow exhausts quite a few years ago. It reduced the noise level a fair bit, but had a tendency to restrict the exhaust flow a lot. I figure this was because the oil...
Forum: Beginners
09-08-2004, 02:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,758
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: IS THIS A SCAM I NEED HELP

Volkan,
If I were you I wouldn't touch it with a barge-pole.
1). To me it does not read the way I would expect an american citizen to write.
2). Sending five grand for a Twinstar,...
Replies: 12
Views: 996
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: 4.8 and 6 volt Rx batteries

I knew that someone would be able to explain better than I can!! :D:D

Cheers Mate

Andy E.
Replies: 12
Views: 996
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: 4.8 and 6 volt Rx batteries

The important thing to remember when you make the step up to 5 cells for your Rx battery, is to go for a larger capacity than you would normally use.
This is because more amps, (or milliamps in our...
Forum: ARF or RTF
04-06-2004, 06:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 520
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: Is there bigger than 60?

http://www.theworldmodels.com

I believe that they are distributed in the US by Airborne models, (think that's the right spelling), but I'm in the UK so can't help you with the URL for...
Forum: ARF or RTF
04-06-2004, 06:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 520
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: Is there bigger than 60?

Check out the World Models P51 GS, at 80 inch span;)
Forum: ARF or RTF
04-06-2004, 05:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,813
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: Quick Fuel Valves

Try one of the F1 fuellers from Slimline.
A great product that is sooo simple and effective.[8D]

http://www.slimlineproducts.com
03-26-2004, 08:24 PM
Replies: 216
Views: 30,970
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: WORLD MODELS 80in. ZERO

Roll On 60

What was the length of the the struts, and can you remember the part number?[sm=confused.gif]

Cheers

Andy E.
Forum: ARF or RTF
03-23-2004, 05:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,396
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: BIG MYSTERY (p-51)

Marvin,
Any chance you can post some pictures of the box and the contents. It may help to identify it.

Andy
03-06-2004, 05:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,102
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: 75" Giant Scale Airplanes Corsair on the way...

Looking good!
What motor you putting in it?

Andy E
Forum: ARF or RTF
03-02-2004, 04:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 454
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: Covering on ARTF Planes Question !!!!!!!

Dragonheart

Wrinkling and bubbling is a problem with a lot of ARTFs, and mainly depends on what covering the manufacturer uses.
I don't think a heat gun would get rid of the wrinkles...
Forum: Kit Building
02-28-2004, 05:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,006
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: Experience with Skyshark kits?

Redford, I have the Avenger Kit, and although I have not started it yet, every time I open the box (to have a drool over the superb lazer cutting!!!) it jumps further up the list. Pay a visit to...
Forum: ARF or RTF
02-18-2004, 07:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 504
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: Super Stunts 40

After a few years lay off from flying RC, my route back was with a WM Super Stunts powered by an OS 52FS.
The first flight, (trimming flight), was carried out by a friend, but on the second I took...
Forum: ARF or RTF
02-18-2004, 05:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 683
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: World Models Clipped wing Cub 48 egine..

Like Checklst I fly the WM48 cub on a Saito 56, - more than enough power. Mine flies most of the time at 1/3 throttle.
Go for it!!![sm=lol.gif]
Forum: ARF or RTF
02-17-2004, 06:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,408
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: 91" zero ARF

I think this subject is getting a bit muddled about whether GSP is a good company to deal with, or if their ARTF's are good models. Alot of the range offered by GSP, ( which is designed and...
Forum: The Clubhouse
02-01-2004, 08:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,467
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: Big company gripes?

As a UK modeller, I have never really had to rely on Mail Order, as I am situated close to a number of very good model shops.
However, recently I have been trying to find a supplier in the UK for...
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-27-2004, 11:37 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,435
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: Maybe the manufactures will look at this.

You are joking about not many people wanting it, aren't you.

A good version of the Ford would be sooooooo popular.!

Andy E.
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-24-2004, 06:11 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,972
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: World models Sky Raider...Any good?

Are you sure it's a World Models Kit.
I know the WM range quite well, and do not recall a "Sky Raider" in their range. A quick check of their Website didn't turn one up either.

Andy...
Forum: Glow Engines
01-10-2004, 09:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 611
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: Super tigre G 90

Two and a quarter to Two and a half turns out on the main needle should see the engine start. If it is a new engine, it is always a good idea to run it slightly rich for the first few tankfulls.
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Forum: Glow Engines
01-10-2004, 02:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: ST 75

I've just come home from a visit to my brothers home, where we ran up his brand new ST90.
Having run STs for years, I was a little concerned that this new, Chinese, motor may not be up to the old...
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-08-2004, 12:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 617
Posted By Modelflyer99

RE: Deadstick in an Extra 300

Just hope you never go deadstick while low ang flying downwind. Happened to me as I levelled out after a stall turn. The advice about landing downwind is good, only trouble was the tree in the way!!....
Forum: ARF or RTF
07-21-2003, 02:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,464
Posted By Modelflyer99

World Models Extra 30 Sport. Which engine?

Inverticle, almost forgot, you can see the blue extra in my gallery, hiding behind the Zen50

Andy E.
Forum: ARF or RTF
07-21-2003, 02:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,464
Posted By Modelflyer99

World Models Extra 30 Sport. Which engine?

The blue version is, ( I think), no longer made. I got it as a cheap clearance from the UK importers of World Models, who also just happen to be my LHS. ;)

I've never owned one of the Magnums, but...
Forum: ARF or RTF
07-19-2003, 11:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,464
Posted By Modelflyer99

World Models Extra 30 Sport. Which engine?

Had one of these (blue version) for a while with an OS 52 Surpass up front swinging a 12.5" x 6" Bolle clubman prop. It went up like a scalded cat. :D
It really is a lovely aeroplane to fly, but...
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