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08-05-2018, 01:43 AM
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Posted By davidej

T7C buddy box leads

I have two T7Cs and a lead and was trying to teach my grandchildren to fly.

If the plugs are pressed hard into the Tx sockets, then contact between the two is established. But the slightest bit of...
01-22-2018, 09:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 233
Posted By davidej

Dual rates on a T7C

Hi.

I am flying a scale Bucker biplane using a T7C tranny.

it has separate ailerons on each lower wing, one plugged into Ch1 and the other Ch5. I have used Flaperon ( as per the manual) to link...
Forum: Gas Engines
11-19-2017, 05:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 352
Posted By davidej

Help with valve guide

I have a 38cc air cooled four stroke model aircraft engine.

http://www.justengines.co.uk/acatalo...l_Engines.html (http://www.justengines.co.uk/acatalog/NGH_Petrol_Engines.html)

The engine...
04-05-2017, 08:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 278
Posted By davidej

Thanks for that info which has caused me to look...

Thanks for that info which has caused me to look more deeply into the problem.

I noticed that the connection to the slave seemed a bit intermittent and the slave display kept going off unless I...
04-05-2017, 06:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 278
Posted By davidej

Trainer function 7CH

I was trying to use the Trainer function today to give my grandchildren a bit of flying experience. I know it works as we have used it before, but i must have altered something as I couldn't get it...
Forum: Gas Engines
09-15-2016, 11:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By davidej

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Forum: Gas Engines
09-15-2016, 09:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By davidej

There you are - as Winston Churchill said "two...

There you are - as Winston Churchill said "two nations divided by a common language". I would have called it wire gauze (obviously not fabric) and for us a screen is on a TV or similar.

Anyhow I...
Forum: Gas Engines
09-15-2016, 09:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By davidej

Walbro in Carby gauze filters

Is there a proper name for these?

I am trying to get some replacements and neither Ebay or google seems to be giving me a lead so I am wondering if I am using the wrong search term.

Don't...
Replies: 5
Views: 3,126
Posted By davidej

yes thanks -that works with the second servo on...

yes thanks -that works with the second servo on ch6

Hope we get some better weather here to try it - it looks a good bit of kit for only about 30 bucks
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Views: 3,126
Posted By davidej

I managed to get a HobbyKing product specialist...

I managed to get a HobbyKing product specialist online and he sorted out most of my problems..

The three little 'mode' switches should all be over to the left.. The "manual" as HK flatteringly...
Replies: 5
Views: 3,126
Posted By davidej

Orange GA7003XS Fasst compatible GYRO Rx

I have just bought a couple of these from Hobby King . AFAIK Futaba do not do anything comparable.

I fitted one in a plane and am having trouble setting it up - the instructions leave a bit to be...
04-11-2016, 07:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 517
Posted By davidej

Thanks for your help. I will continue to...

Thanks for your help.

I will continue to explore this complex bit of kit !
04-11-2016, 05:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 517
Posted By davidej

After a bit more reading of the manual and a lot...

After a bit more reading of the manual and a lot more playing with the Tranny, I think I have worked this out.

I should have left both RATE A & B at 100% then flicked the switch to the D/R...
04-10-2016, 08:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 517
Posted By davidej

12 FG programming -dual rates

I have just purchased a second-hand 12FG and am having real problems in getting to grips with it. I can manage the set-up of my 7ch set easily but I have run out of model memories and thought I would...
Forum: Glow Engines
03-11-2016, 02:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 820
Posted By davidej

Thanks for the help. The "pinch test" is a new...

Thanks for the help. The "pinch test" is a new one on me - can you please explain.
Forum: Glow Engines
03-10-2016, 09:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 820
Posted By davidej

Super Tigre 2000 carby settings wanted

I have just bought a second hand model with a Super Tigre 2000 engine in it.


This is obviously quite an old engine but it seems to be in good condition with plenty of compression. After a bit of...
Forum: Gas Engines
11-22-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,749
Posted By davidej

I've only had three short flights mainly to...

I've only had three short flights mainly to settle trim, rates.

After a wonderful warm and dry autumn (fall), winter has now set firmly in and I can't see this plane coming out again before Easter.
Forum: Gas Engines
11-22-2015, 04:14 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,749
Posted By davidej

Just to let you know I have gone for a NGH25. ...

Just to let you know I have gone for a NGH25.

After a couple of glitches (probably of my own making) it is working out fine.
Forum: ARF or RTF
10-20-2015, 04:43 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,999
Posted By davidej

Where has this got your G of G ? I have...

Where has this got your G of G ?

I have fitted about 10 oz lead on top of a heavy 25 cc gas engine (30 oz) and it has come out at about 5 3/4 in (about 150mm) from the leading edge of top wing.
...
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By davidej

27MHz was largely abandoned by RC flyers in the...

27MHz was largely abandoned by RC flyers in the 1980's because of interference from CB radios.

CB have died a death now so probably not a problem
Forum: RC Humor
08-03-2015, 02:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,915
Posted By davidej

Local model shop

True story here:

I go into the local shop wanting some engine bearers

Do you have any 1/2 inch by 1/4?

No

How about 1/2 in by 3/8?
Forum: Gas Engines
08-02-2015, 06:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By davidej

Thanks for your help _ I thought that might be...

Thanks for your help _ I thought that might be the answer.

a pity it is not mentioned in the instructions
Forum: Gas Engines
08-01-2015, 01:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By davidej

Plug cap falling off

I am a bit new to gas engines.

I have bought a NGH 26GT which I have mounted inverted in my new bipe. I have been conducting test/break-in runs in the garden and a couple of times the plug cap has...
Forum: ARF or RTF
06-19-2015, 08:22 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,999
Posted By davidej

Hi guys I have completed mine but not yet...

Hi guys

I have completed mine but not yet fitted the motor which arrived today. It is an NGH 26 gas engine (or petrol as we call it here).

I can't make up my mind whether to mount it on it's...
Forum: Gas Engines
05-19-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,749
Posted By davidej

Thanks -you spotted something i hadn't found ...

Thanks -you spotted something i hadn't found

How are RCG and RCGF related?
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