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Forum: Beginners
07-13-2011, 01:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 782
Posted By TedMo

RE: How to repair elevator....

As is stated replace wooden connector with metal. Use a piece of about 3/32 piano wire. Bend both ends 90 degrees. insert in holes drilled in each elev. about 3 inchers apart. In other words 90...
Forum: Glow Engines
06-26-2011, 04:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,796
Posted By TedMo

RE: Thunder Tiger F-54S giving me a hard time!

By you opening the air bleed hole you allowed more air to enter which increases speed. Re adjust your low speed needle, if there is one.
06-16-2011, 11:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 347
Posted By TedMo

RE: Reciever

What is a nqd super reciever? Also a controller is a transmitter. Just read these forums and much will be learned.Try searching Tower Hobby that will give you info.
Forum: Beginners
06-12-2011, 01:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,465
Posted By TedMo

RE: spektrum dx8 bulletinMAYDAY

Which website where? IO have already lost 0ne plane and have not seen anything about this.
06-10-2011, 01:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,558
Posted By TedMo

RE: Saito 100 Tuning Adjustments

I can not understand why your engine runs at 9000 with HS needle 6 turns out. That should be slobbering rich. Never ever had any engine run that much open.You must have air leak someplace
06-09-2011, 01:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,751
Posted By TedMo

RE: New DX8 Trans/Receiver...what?

This is what I believe happened. Apparrently I have to blame myself for not reading more thoroughly or whatever. I didn't realize I had to bind the AR1000 separetly. I believe that caused my very...
06-08-2011, 06:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,899
Posted By TedMo

RE: Magnum XL 91 RFS runs HOT

I would just try running very rich for a while, since it's ringed it needs rich runs.
06-08-2011, 05:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,751
Posted By TedMo

RE: New DX8 Trans/Receiver...what?

I'm not sure how you misinterpreted what I had asked? Anyhow I have been flying for 60 years so do not not need help there but this DX8 manual really is bad so do need help on it.
Thank you for...
06-08-2011, 11:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,751
Posted By TedMo

RE: New DX8 Trans/Receiver...what?

Andy I have chosen to write to you since you apparently are connected with Specrtum/JR?
I have been using Dx7 for 3 years and just upgraded to DX8. Am very sorry. Perhaps it's my age ( 85) but am...
Forum: Beginners
06-07-2011, 05:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,917
Posted By TedMo

RE: I NEED HELP!!! NOOB=me

To start there is loads of info right here in these forums, do lots of reading and join one of clubs. Otherwise donate what you now have to someone
Forum: Glow Engines
05-29-2011, 12:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 390
Posted By TedMo

RE: Inflight transition to Lowspeed Flameout

My personal experience over last 60 years of running these engines has been incorrect low speed adjustments. The low speed needle is the main needle valve but seems to be ignored most. Retune.
Forum: Glow Engines
05-29-2011, 11:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,062
Posted By TedMo

RE: YS FZ115S break-in questions

Although I'm not familiar with that engine I have been breaking in many engines in past 60 years. I have NEVER seen instructions to use 30% for break in? I would question that.
05-29-2011, 11:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,362
Posted By TedMo

RE: Nitro Planes Disappointment

Such a shame that so many get sucked in by advertiseing. Should have done some research before spending money.What you bought looks great but certainly not what you should have bought for a...
05-29-2011, 10:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,053
Posted By TedMo

RE: Replace NiMH and NiCD receiver packs with LIPOS

I have no idea regarding your situation there in Pakistan but would think staying with NiMh or Ni Cds would be best for you.I myself continue to favor NiMi. for my glow powered planes,use LiPo's for...
05-29-2011, 10:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 806
Posted By TedMo

RE: dubro remote igniter probs

Not enough voltage for that plug. Most plugs need 2 volts.
05-23-2011, 06:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,289
Posted By TedMo

RE: radio interferance!

Aside from what's been mentioned, it appears that it is vibration related. Check the throttle connection. If it's metal link connected to metal throttle arm that may be it.
05-23-2011, 06:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By TedMo

RE: how to patch hole in old fabric plane?

For a hole that small I think silk and dope would be fine. In fact almost anything would be fine. Matching the paint probably be the hardest part
05-23-2011, 07:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,652
Posted By TedMo

RE: Converting a .46 trainer to electric

Not very good for electric, however doable.
05-22-2011, 06:03 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 8,802
Posted By TedMo

RE: If there was no ARF's, would you still be in the hobby?

Been in it for 65 years so not likely to ever quit.
05-22-2011, 04:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,652
Posted By TedMo

RE: Converting a .46 trainer to electric

You will find answers to all your questions in the stickies. One thing about converting from glow to electric is the glow planes are built much heavier.
Forum: Glow Engines
05-22-2011, 04:42 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,188
Posted By TedMo

RE: first flight good, second flight BAD.

He is not getting fuel is how I see it.Give more info. Tank location as well as tank.needle valve relationship. What engine, inverted?Adjust low speed needle. That seems to be most problems these...
Forum: Beginners
05-22-2011, 04:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,188
Posted By TedMo

RE: New O.S. 46AX

It seems to me that many folks have trouble getting their engine properly tuned. It also seems that much of the trouble stems from an improperly adjusted low speed needle. THerefore if you are having...
Forum: 3D Flying!
05-21-2011, 11:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,675
Posted By TedMo

RE: How Many Times Have You Crashed?

Ive only crashed twice in 60 years of flying but planes have often.
05-21-2011, 10:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By TedMo

RE: how to patch hole in old fabric plane?

How large a patch, pix would help.What type? What is meant by that? Type of material?Answers require good questions.
05-21-2011, 10:44 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,615
Posted By TedMo

RE: Anyone have a maiden flight like this.

Much better with that engine but still looks slightly tasil heavy and he loves to fly at edge of stall. Nice plane though too badd next flight was crash. Stall????
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