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Forum: Gas Engines
01-04-2019, 04:26 PM
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Posted By josephcraig

Don't know about the 60 twin,but I have rcgf 60...

Don't know about the 60 twin,but I have rcgf 60 single.Only problem i had was after break in I had problems filing plugs.Took little while to figure out.Ended up ordering replacement coil boot kit...
07-09-2016, 03:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,380
Posted By josephcraig

I have easier access to 30 percent heli...

I have easier access to 30 percent heli fuel.20/20 would be fine i'm sure.Heating issues hasn't really been problem,probably cause the plane I have it on.Gets plenty of air.I did have one problem I...
07-05-2016, 03:35 PM
Replies: 18
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Posted By josephcraig

It's on escapade mx 40....13 x 8....11000 plus on...

It's on escapade mx 40....13 x 8....11000 plus on ground...i find the xoar plastic blades to be really good..i never have really liked apc blades..
Forum: Gas Engines
04-19-2016, 05:29 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 42,198
Posted By josephcraig

I traded evo 15gxv1 last year and regretted it...

I traded evo 15gxv1 last year and regretted it since.I bought 15gx2 this year and I think its even better.No need to choke engine when using electric starter.After 2 gallons of fuel it has really...
Forum: Gas Engines
12-13-2015, 12:14 AM
Replies: 2,224
Views: 314,105
Posted By josephcraig

fixin to fly raven 60" plane from general hobby...

fixin to fly raven 60" plane from general hobby today with 15ccv2.had to glue 2 ounces to tail to get cg correct,not too bad for light cons. plane.may purchase 60" yak from them later.very sweet...
Forum: Gas Engines
11-30-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 2,224
Views: 314,105
Posted By josephcraig

yea these smaller gas engines are not gonna be a...

yea these smaller gas engines are not gonna be a real stump puller,but maybe the longer they are in production they will get better and better.look at the larger gas engines..there technology has...
Forum: Gas Engines
11-30-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 2,224
Views: 314,105
Posted By josephcraig

well i have the general hobby raven 60" plane I...

well i have the general hobby raven 60" plane I have been working on for several weeks.They kinda lied on the plane being glow and electric,so i had to cut engine mount and move it back.I was worried...
11-09-2015, 04:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,380
Posted By josephcraig

Yea, I have been really interested in the evo...

Yea,
I have been really interested in the evo gas engines.since they have come out with pump carbs,I fixin to try the 15cc out once I get it together.I had non pump carb last year and it was a...
11-07-2015, 05:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,380
Posted By josephcraig

Oh I finally tried out my ys dz70 on 30% heli...

Oh I finally tried out my ys dz70 on 30% heli fuel.It's a rocket.One note,manual says 2 rounds on high side on initial start up.Way too rich.1 1/4 is good.Strongest engine I have ever run this...
Forum: Gas Engines
10-15-2015, 03:07 PM
Replies: 2,224
Views: 314,105
Posted By josephcraig

How is everyone liking the new pump carb...

How is everyone liking the new pump carb engines.I traded a while back my 15cc plane.Thought maybe of trying the newer engine out.General Hobby has a nice looking Sukhoi.They say its 40 size,but it...
Forum: Gas Engines
08-25-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 42,198
Posted By josephcraig

Donnie, Was you able to get rpms up?

Donnie,
Was you able to get rpms up?
Forum: Gas Engines
08-20-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 2,224
Views: 314,105
Posted By josephcraig

I may have worded the needle settings a little...

I may have worded the needle settings a little wrong.You may have to run low side little richer to begin with until broken in and then lean as needed until broken in..Seemed to work for me.
Forum: Gas Engines
08-19-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 42,198
Posted By josephcraig

Donnie, Go back couple of pages on the this...

Donnie,
Go back couple of pages on the this forum and click his name and private message will come up.You can send him a private message and it may get him quicker..
Forum: Gas Engines
08-18-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 42,198
Posted By josephcraig

Have you tried changing your low side needle both...

Have you tried changing your low side needle both ways?
Forum: Gas Engines
08-17-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 2,224
Views: 314,105
Posted By josephcraig

The 10cc is a great engine.Only thing is the evo...

The 10cc is a great engine.Only thing is the evo 10 takes a while to break in.So don't get expect to run perfect until couple of gallons has been burned.Lot of guys have bought the macs muffler cause...
Forum: Gas Engines
08-15-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 42,198
Posted By josephcraig

I'm sorry you have had these problems with the...

I'm sorry you have had these problems with the engine.I'm curious..Have you flown the engine yet,cause I never have lifted the nose on my plane before.If you have a good flying field,I would fly it...
Forum: Gas Engines
08-07-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 42,198
Posted By josephcraig

I have several gallons through my 15cc.I never...

I have several gallons through my 15cc.I never tried the nose down test.Always up test..Sullivin makes a really good stopper kit with allen screw.Thats what i use plus two plastic tie straps on each...
Forum: Gas Engines
08-06-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 42,198
Posted By josephcraig

Bayfield16, Was you able to get your 15cc...

Bayfield16,

Was you able to get your 15cc figured out?
Forum: Gas Engines
08-01-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 42,198
Posted By josephcraig

I think all us that are not familiar with these...

I think all us that are not familiar with these gas engines find ourself chasing the settings.We are not used to engines taking a period of time to breakin.But once they have seated in really...
Forum: Gas Engines
07-30-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 42,198
Posted By josephcraig

Yea, I noticed that too on the oil.I think they...

Yea,
I noticed that too on the oil.I think they just want to make sure on break in period there is plenty of oil.I seen that in the 10cc and 15cc manual.I will probabaly use 6.4 oz in both engines...
Forum: Gas Engines
07-26-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,422
Posted By josephcraig

Tested an apc 14 x 7 on the 15cc today on the...

Tested an apc 14 x 7 on the 15cc today on the ground.Engine seems to like the pull of the higher pitch.Gonna do test flight maybe tomorrow.Pretty pleased with engine.Don't know what kind of rpms yall...
Forum: Gas Engines
07-23-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,422
Posted By josephcraig

yea thats the way my 10 was also..took a looong...

yea thats the way my 10 was also..took a looong time to break in..but once broken in rock solid...gonna run it ...
Forum: Gas Engines
07-22-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,422
Posted By josephcraig

I put larger line from fuel filter to carb.About...

I put larger line from fuel filter to carb.About two inches of yellow fuel line..Seems to keep better fuel pressure regulated with full tank to empty tank.Haven't tried a flight test yet.Has anyone...
Forum: Gas Engines
07-15-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,422
Posted By josephcraig

Flew the 15cc first couple of times this past...

Flew the 15cc first couple of times this past week .Really like the engine.Its on a 8lb plane so its a good match I think.Has anyone done any prop thrust test on this engine.Just curious.13 x 6 prop...
Forum: Gas Engines
07-13-2014, 04:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,275
Posted By josephcraig

pinched pipe is about 75% open.i squeezed it and...

pinched pipe is about 75% open.i squeezed it and its rectangle shape at the end.one other note i noticed with 15cc.putting about half tank of fuel on each flight,the engine takes the fuel so much...
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