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Forum: Glow Engines
07-06-2017, 11:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 629
Posted By Roo Man

I have received the info I need. Thanks for all...

I have received the info I need. Thanks for all your input.

Gary
Forum: Glow Engines
07-06-2017, 01:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 629
Posted By Roo Man

Thank you you so much for this info, it exactly...

Thank you you so much for this info, it exactly what I need.

Gary
Forum: Glow Engines
07-05-2017, 10:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 629
Posted By Roo Man

Trying to find manual for OS max 40 FP

I have come by 2 virtually new 40FP's and would like to have the manual for them. I have read that the engine has some peculiarity issues like seizing pistons.

I will sure appreciate any help...
Forum: Glow Engines
01-29-2017, 05:11 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,078
Posted By Roo Man

Just a foot note: I have two MDS 68's that run...

Just a foot note:
I have two MDS 68's that run very well. I found that the MDS is a high compression engine and can easily run without nitro. I used 5% nitro and as I said they run great. Mine...
Replies: 9
Views: 1,811
Posted By Roo Man

I found the spec on a Hobby Partz web site. It...

I found the spec on a Hobby Partz web site. It says that it has model memory but shows no quantity so assume it is only 1.
Replies: 3
Views: 519
Posted By Roo Man

I flew for several years with a Futaba 8U and a...

I flew for several years with a Futaba 8U and a FrSky 2.4 conversion. You should not know the difference between the 72MH and the 2.4 conversion. Binding is required for the receiver to the...
Replies: 33
Views: 3,313
Posted By Roo Man

Aloft hobbies is best place to buy Taranis. ...

Aloft hobbies is best place to buy Taranis. Outstanding service.
Replies: 33
Views: 3,313
Posted By Roo Man

Look at the Taranis series of transmitters. I...

Look at the Taranis series of transmitters. I have had one for several years and love it.
07-02-2016, 10:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 455
Posted By Roo Man

Thanks

Thanks
07-01-2016, 04:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,226
Posted By Roo Man

I have a Cub that insisted on ground looping. I...

I have a Cub that insisted on ground looping. I tried full throttle take offs, slow take off roll until tail lifted,[almost never got to tail off before looping. Solved the problem with a $17.00...
07-01-2016, 03:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 455
Posted By Roo Man

Not about orderless but is about thin CA becoming...

Not about orderless but is about thin CA becoming thicker as it ages. Is there any way of thinning without effecting it's performance?

Thanks
01-03-2016, 11:55 AM
Replies: 904
Views: 31,555
Posted By Roo Man

I"m not all that excited about having to register...

I"m not all that excited about having to register but I am also not totally against the registration. If you look at the purported reason for the registration it is to educate and identify some of...
Forum: Beginners
10-31-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,263
Posted By Roo Man

I will second the Sig Something Extra, This was...

I will second the Sig Something Extra, This was my second plane, the first being a high wing trainer. I was very shaky when I started on the Something Extra but it tuned out to be a very good...
09-19-2015, 04:31 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,771
Posted By Roo Man

Add me to the list of those using Ultra. Bought...

Add me to the list of those using Ultra. Bought my DLE 20 from Valley View and their tech at the time highly recommended the Ultra.
Forum: The Clubhouse
08-22-2015, 09:39 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,109
Posted By Roo Man

Favorite plane

My all time favorite is the Sig Something Extra. I have owned three of them and really like the flight characteristics especially the ability to land relatively slowly. Being easy to repair was a...
02-05-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,858
Posted By Roo Man

BarracudaHockey, Thanks for the info but I...

BarracudaHockey,

Thanks for the info but I believe I will join the Mid Florida RC Club that flies closer to the new home we just purchased At Cypress Lakes retirement community. I have heard they...
Replies: 38
Views: 3,006
Posted By Roo Man

dasintex,, Add one for me. Have a gyro in...

dasintex,,

Add one for me. Have a gyro in my Gold Berg Cub mounted just behind the fuel tank and setting next to the receiver. Not exactly on centerline but it does what I need it to do and that...
Forum: Kit Building
02-03-2015, 07:45 AM
Replies: 1,511
Views: 80,816
Posted By Roo Man

I am an ARF/Builder. With my past flying...

I am an ARF/Builder. With my past flying experiences I have several crashed ARFs in my repair shop that I will rebuild so in that way I am a builder of sorts.

My problem with kit or stick...
01-08-2015, 10:49 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,858
Posted By Roo Man

Gentlemen, I am very sorry that I have not...

Gentlemen,

I am very sorry that I have not been active on this thread but my wife has just gotten over a bad case of chest congestion and I have been having problems with my artificial hip and God...
Replies: 14
Views: 1,044
Posted By Roo Man

I would at least look at the Taranis it has...

I would at least look at the Taranis it has features available on much more expensive units. I have been flying mine for well over a year and have had no problems.

It has telemetry when using...
12-23-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,858
Posted By Roo Man

Charles, I just installed the rudder...

Charles,

I just installed the rudder permanently and may have some unplanned off set at the rudder. The DuBro arm [pictured] has various center widths available, 3 1/8", 2 5/8", 2 1/8",
and 1...
12-22-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,858
Posted By Roo Man

Charles, I really appreciate all the work...

Charles,

I really appreciate all the work you have done.

The only way I can get an off set at the servo is to use an aluminum arm, the one I planned to use is a DuBro twin arm that the...
12-20-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,858
Posted By Roo Man

Charles, Did you plan on showing the slots?...

Charles,

Did you plan on showing the slots? If so you need to know that the fuse narrows to Just 1 1/4" at 24 3/4" from servo c/l. The slot is noted on the dwg it's the 1 7/16" dim. Starts 19"...
12-19-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,858
Posted By Roo Man

Lone Star Not a very good scan. Tried...

Lone Star

Not a very good scan.

Tried to give you all the info you might need.

Forgot to note the rudder arm width. It's 3 1/8' same as servo arm.

Not possible to run down side, must...
12-19-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,858
Posted By Roo Man

Lone Star, Great drawings. The $64,000...

Lone Star,

Great drawings.

The $64,000 question [showing my age, LOL] is how do you make pull-pull work??????????????

Gary
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