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    Scott, You might give Bob Violett a call, and see...

    Scott, You might give Bob Violett a call, and see if he knows anyone who might have one for sale. Same thing for Henry Nelson. I'm inclined to believe that you could have a competitive approach? Good...
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    Good luck Steve. It's a shame that there are dead...

    Good luck Steve. It's a shame that there are dead beats out there. I wish I lived near Fredericksberg, or knew someone who does. You might try researching local clubs through the AMA, or local hobby...
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    The piece that fits between the fuse and the...

    The piece that fits between the fuse and the vertical stab is what make it unique and hard to identify for me.
    That's called the "dorsal fin". Looks like your Kadet has a K&B .40 with a Perry...
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    The High Point balancer was manufactured and sold...

    The High Point balancer was manufactured and sold by Denis Belick about 30 years ago. Denis sold the design to DuBro, which made slightly cheaper product. The High Point is all metal (aluminum and...
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    Very rare, but I've seen shafts draw. Check the...

    Very rare, but I've seen shafts draw. Check the "run out"?
  6. I knew Maurice. Met him about 40 years ago at the...

    I knew Maurice. Met him about 40 years ago at the Ocean Side plant. He worked in the service department.
  7. da Rock, Thanks for the kind words. orthobird....

    da Rock, Thanks for the kind words. orthobird. Here's another tip that you probably already know, but maybe others reading this can learn from. Nate at Klass Kote will match any color you need at no...
  8. Sorry friend. No offense meant. Next time your in...

    Sorry friend. No offense meant. Next time your in town, you can fuss at me over a beer. I'll buy.
  9. Look at the label. Nail polish remover is mostly...

    Look at the label. Nail polish remover is mostly acetone.
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    Fixing a damaged airplane at a race, and dropping...

    Fixing a damaged airplane at a race, and dropping CA glue right in a servo output shaft. Repairing a damaged airplane at the front of the wing saddle, and trimming behind the fuel tank with an Exacto...
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    Lamar, My advice would be similar to what has...

    Lamar, My advice would be similar to what has already been expressed. Use wire bracing, possibly with springs, but if you want to fiberglass an aluminum landing gear, let me give you a few...
  12. If memory serves me correctly the aircraft was an...

    If memory serves me correctly the aircraft was an enlarged version of the Tailwind which Steve built for his cross country trips between Florida, and Oshkosh. Reportedly the crash that killed Steve...
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    My local Ace Hardware store has a good supply....

    My local Ace Hardware store has a good supply. Some times a new slightly smaller O ring can be stretched. Get a couple extras, and drop one in some acetone. That usually makes the black ones swell....
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    Is it designed for Jet-X power?

    Is it designed for Jet-X power?
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    Hello Paul, It's nice to know you are still...

    Hello Paul, It's nice to know you are still vertical. Stay well, and ​Merry Christmas.
  16. Pond Skipper. That's the airplane, but there is...

    Pond Skipper. That's the airplane, but there is still an untold story behind MJD's comment?
  17. MJD Your comment probably went over most...

    MJD Your comment probably went over most everybody's head!
  18. The World Models Mfg. Co. Ltd. is a Chinese...

    The World Models Mfg. Co. Ltd. is a Chinese company that sells a film called ToughLon. I'm not to high on it. It's a low temperature film, but my biggest complaint is that can blow off your airplane....
  19. Grandpooba. None of the accidents I mentioned...

    Grandpooba. None of the accidents I mentioned were at my club field. Three totally different fields in two different states. Also, after doing this stuff for 60 years, I know a lot of modelers. Word...
  20. A comment regarding AMA's insurance. Trust me...

    A comment regarding AMA's insurance. Trust me that there are a lot of claims that you never hear about. In the last few years I know of an electric airplane that struck a modeler in the side, and put...
  21. Quickie 500 rules specify that the wing must have...

    Quickie 500 rules specify that the wing must have a minimum thickness of 1 3/16" for at least 47 1/2" of the span. Wings may have wingspans of up to 52", so wing cords can go down to about 9 5/8",...
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    C Pig, I'll ask my source the next time I talk...

    C Pig, I'll ask my source the next time I talk with him about the various manufacturing processes.
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    C.Pig The material is used for insulation in...

    C.Pig The material is used for insulation in electronic devices like motors, and transformers. It is referred to as DMD for dacron-mylar-dacron. I had a friend who used to sell the stuff, and from...
  24. Thread: Ohlson 60

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    Best source is the Anderson Blue Book. It's...

    Best source is the Anderson Blue Book. It's pretty much the bible on model engines, old and new.
    You probably don't want to buy one:($). Check around to see if any local modelers have a copy you...
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    Bruce, Thanks for hanging on. I guess it must be...

    Bruce, Thanks for hanging on. I guess it must be for the big bucks? As you know any video, or picture in the first post of each thread was RUINED. Thanks for fighting the good fight, and as a matter...
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