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Forum: Glow Engines
11-23-2018, 05:05 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 2,611
Posted By turbo.gst

As for the relationship between the HP Gold Cup...

As for the relationship between the HP Gold Cup and the Webra Speed.Engines, the same person designed both. Peter Billes, while working for HP, designed the HP 61 first and then went to work for...
Forum: Glow Engines
06-15-2017, 02:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 692
Posted By turbo.gst

The HP 40 does share the same muffler bolt...

The HP 40 does share the same muffler bolt pattern as the OS 40 - 45 fsr, MVVS 6.5 as well as many of the early OS clones of the day ( ASP and Royal come to mind) that were based on the OS 40 - 45...
05-01-2017, 05:13 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 6,402
Posted By turbo.gst

Many Years ago I had A DB 40 with an ST S-45ABC. ...

Many Years ago I had A DB 40 with an ST S-45ABC. It was a perfect match. Very fast plane that was so very smooth. Talk about a rare bird, you have one there. I hope you enjoy yours as much as I...
Forum: Gas Engines
04-03-2017, 05:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 494
Posted By turbo.gst

AV8TOR, Thanks again, I had forgotten about...

AV8TOR,

Thanks again, I had forgotten about Lambertsrc. Sounds like you could have some fun projects in your future.
Forum: Gas Engines
03-31-2017, 04:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 494
Posted By turbo.gst

AV8TOR, Thanks for the Info. I just need a...

AV8TOR,

Thanks for the Info. I just need a kits for the Zama Carbs on my BME 90's. Just trying to get them back in service. To look at the BME website, you wouldn't know anything was amiss.
Forum: Gas Engines
03-28-2017, 12:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 494
Posted By turbo.gst

Parts for BME?

Are they still around? I tried to contact them through the website about parts, but no response. Has anyone dealt with them recently?
Forum: Glow Engines
08-01-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,519
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: Fox 60 Nitro Info

I need to apologize as I mis-stated the results of THAT test. It was the Fox and YS that stood out ( I had said Fox and Rossi). I tried to edit, and it won't let me. I really enjoyed finding and...
Forum: Glow Engines
08-01-2013, 11:00 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,519
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: Fox 60 Nitro Info

While browsing thru some old magazines I ran across MAN's April 1986 Big Engine Shoot-Out and thought it might be of interest.
Forum: Kit Building
08-01-2013, 10:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,073
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: Direct Connection Kaos 60

Most of Joe Bridi's designs used down thrust ( 2 degrees), positive wing incidence (1/2 degree) and a 0 incidence on the tail. Check out some of the plans on the Trenton RC Flyers page and look thru...
Forum: The Clubhouse
08-01-2013, 05:26 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 6,532
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: Handwriting on the wall?

This hobby is so great that it will survive. I like glow the best, and have taken on mixing my own glow fuel to make sure I will always be able to fly them. I have over 200 engines. so I don't...
Forum: Glow Engines
07-31-2013, 05:22 AM
Replies: 5,116
Views: 359,881
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: Club FOX!

Here is so info on muffler compatibility:

The Eagle II, III, and IV ( 60 & 74) use the same muffler pattern. I thought I remembered that the Fox 40 & 45 shared dimensions with the OS fsr 40 &...
Forum: Glow Engines
07-16-2013, 01:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,885
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: Vintage K&B 61 power RPM

Here is a thread that has some good info on the K&B .61, along with the CF Lee PDP version, and current K&B Twister 61. Earlier in the thread they speak of the older version having a pressed in...
Forum: Glow Engines
07-15-2013, 02:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,885
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: Vintage K&B 61 power RPM

I always thought my K&B .61's ran the best with a TF 11 x 7.75, but that was on the airframes I was using. Years later I played with it on .40-.45 sized aerobatic planes and found the I preferred...
Forum: Glow Engines
07-04-2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,086
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: Pe' Reivers

Very sad to hear about Pe'. He will be missed.
Forum: Glow Engines
06-17-2013, 07:55 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 15,648
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: Marvel Mystery Oil?

Been using Marvel Air Tool Oil for over 30 years with wonderful results. I do mix it with transmission fluid for long storage as I have a few more engines than I do airplanes.
06-13-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,148
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: To Model Airplanes News Collectors

Got the call today from Airage. The Elliptic 40 is no longer available..... Bummer!
06-12-2013, 07:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,148
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: To Model Airplanes News Collectors

Thanks Gray Beard! I called to see if available, they are going to have to dig a little further to try to find it. I really hope they can find it. I'll post if they come thru.....
06-12-2013, 05:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,148
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: To Model Airplanes News Collectors

I got to fly a friends Elliptic 40, it was a wonderful flyer. I instantly put it on my must have list, but I failed to order the plans. Unfortunately, MAN no longer offers the plan. I asked my...
Forum: Kit Building
06-10-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,936
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: Allergic to Balsa...:-(

Balsa dust drives me crazy. I choose a good day and go outside to sand along with some allergy medicine and I'm OK. I hope you can find something that works for you.
Forum: Glow Engines
06-07-2013, 04:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 838
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: So what engines do you have

I have around 200. Only 20 of those are in planes. I go thru them about 3 times a year to re-oil them. I am always running one on the bench, testing carbs, and different exhaust set ups. It is a...
06-05-2013, 04:46 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,251
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: Old magazines vs current generation magazines

I learned so much from those old magazines. Some issue's had multiple designs that interested me. They were also about 100 pages larger than today. The offerings of today pale in comparison.
Forum: Glow Engines
06-04-2013, 05:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 477
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: Supertigre 40-I love this hobby

I only have to wipe my plane(s) after a great day of flying! I use it as an opportunity to check everything out.
05-22-2013, 02:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,449
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: Vote for 40/45 classic rekit design

Dash 5- 45 was my vote, but I like 'em all!
Forum: Sport Flying
05-16-2013, 03:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,015
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: Help in ID'ing plane

Looks like an Goldberg Extra 300. Here is more info:

http://manuals.hobbico.com/gbg/gbga0055-manual.pdf
Forum: Glow Engines
05-16-2013, 09:32 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,545
Posted By turbo.gst

RE: Rebuild a classic SuperTigre -need help

That $ 25 to $30 cost is correct, but the new ST muffler are not very good. The old ones ( non pivot type) worked great and I buy them every chance I get. The first pivot type of the early 1990's...
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