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Forum: Glow Engines
07-01-2006, 12:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,208
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Enya 1.20 question,,, Please help!

Hello Skypilot_one,
Thank you for the information, I will try the sealer and take a look at the timing info if you get it scanned.
I did use Bill's timing information to set the timing for the...
Forum: Glow Engines
06-28-2006, 04:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,208
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Enya 1.20 question,,, Please help!

Hello Bill,

Thank you all for your help.
This engine has been running weird for a long time and the list of things that could be making it run badly is long and it will take some time to run...
Forum: Glow Engines
06-28-2006, 10:32 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,208
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Enya 1.20 question,,, Please help!

Just a quick follow up on the 1.20.
It still won't run correctly, but it is an inconsistent run that makes me think that there is an air leak. I will tear down the carb again and see if I can...
Forum: Glow Engines
06-19-2006, 06:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,208
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Enya 1.20 question,,, Please help!

Wow!
So much more than I had bargained for!
I wonder what a guy would do if not for some experienced folks that could be reached here on-line?
My guess it would run as before and go into...
Forum: Glow Engines
06-19-2006, 01:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,208
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Enya 1.20 question,,, Please help!

Hello again Bill,
That's very interesting and I will try that setup to see what happens.
I was not aware that they would have two completely different cam timing setups, one newer than the...
Forum: Glow Engines
06-19-2006, 01:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,208
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Enya 1.20 question,,, Please help!

Hello Bill,
The pictures are of the 1.20 at tdc on the power stroke and tdc 180 off at the end of the exhaust stroke. The timing is set the same for each picture, I just turned the engine over...
Forum: Glow Engines
06-19-2006, 12:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,208
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Enya 1.20 question,,, Please help!

Thank you again for the information.
I think that I might have gotten it fixed. My guess is that the cams are not exactly the same, or maybe I got the timing off a tooth. What ever the fix was it...
06-19-2006, 03:50 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,354
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Rehabilitating Cox engines

One thing more you might try is heating them up. You can put them in a toaster oven or just hit them lightly with a torch. It seems to unstick them and let in the solvent (fuel or oil).
I would...
Forum: Glow Engines
06-19-2006, 03:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 775
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: someone please explain difference between 2 and 4 strokes..

I think the difference is that because the 2 stroke is timed with ports that restrict the length of the stroke, the 2 stroke needs to rev higher to get the same torque as the 4 stroke.

The 4...
Forum: Glow Engines
06-19-2006, 03:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,239
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Cleaning Engines in a crockpot w/antifreeze...

I have used this method for a while and have noticed that cooking things too long, and/or too hot, seemed to leach out the aluminum and give it a very dull chalky look.
Has anyone else had this...
Forum: Glow Engines
06-19-2006, 03:14 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,208
Posted By MR Flyer57

Enya 1.20 question,,, Please help!

Thank you for all the information so far, but it seems I still need to tap the knowledge base here again,,, if I may.

I have a enya 1.20 that is giving me fits, I got it used on a large...
Forum: Glow Engines
06-18-2006, 10:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 407
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Need some info on enya 4 stroke 1.20

Thank you very much for the correct information and your speedy reply! This information is very important to me because I am trying to get a Roadrunner up and flying for a one hundred mile Cross...
Forum: Glow Engines
06-18-2006, 03:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 407
Posted By MR Flyer57

Need some info on enya 4 stroke 1.20

Hi everybody,
I have a enya 1.20 4 stroke that isn't running very well.
I took it apart and don't think the valves were timed correctly. Does anyone know where the marks are to be positioned on...
01-20-2006, 03:02 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 8,389
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: 2006 Design Contest Official rules

Hello all,
I knew I shouldn't have gotten on this site again. You guys fire me up and make me want to build again!!
I am going to enter the challenge this year. I have not come up with an idea...
01-02-2006, 08:18 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,914
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Contest Entry for Bipe Flyer

Hey Bipe,
As a Gee Bee lover I am very happy to see it come togather, you always do such a great job.
When is the Bipe version comming out?
Just kidding and great to hear about the 2006...
01-04-2005, 12:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,461
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: 2005 1/2A Design Contest Shirts/Entry fee

I'm in again! I would like to get a shirt made up and will send the cash for it to whom ever is in charge. I have had a time problem for the last year, and I don't really see an end to it. I miss...
11-17-2004, 06:58 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,470
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Archie Lynn Sipes (Lynn S) 1948 - 2004

I have been so busy lately that I can only get to the forum once in a blue moon. To be hit with this news is really a blow. I guess when you hang around long enough, everybody’s personality starts...
10-18-2004, 11:54 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,796
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: New to this (sorta)

Hello jettstarblue and meowy84,

This little stuff, really is a little harder to build and fly. A little twist in a wing is all it takes to have a bad day.

The first thing ( in my humble...
10-18-2004, 11:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,716
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Plans for a PZL P7, P11, P24

Dang Bipe,
Anything you don't have?:D
10-18-2004, 07:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,072
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Micro-Flite. What's the Beef?

The RPM data has been produced, and I for one am longing for a time when we were discussing positive issues.

I am sorry for the whole group. This could have turned out much differently, with...
10-16-2004, 09:50 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,225
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Throttled .010's

Hello Roger,

I have tried to just read the posts and stay silent, but it seems some issues are not getting resolved. I for one would like to put the RPM issue to bed and get the information that...
10-04-2004, 10:53 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,024
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Tullahoma S.M.A.L.L.

Great event DB,
Thank you for the pictures and the play by play.

I too am sorry for the dent in the Twin Lizzie but I'm sure it will fly again. It is good to know that I'm not the only one...
09-20-2004, 02:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,110
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Internet Forum Members

kinda rambles, ha ha
I'm getting a little punch drunk after so many days with no time off.
It is great to check out what is going on here, after being gone for so long.
...
09-19-2004, 08:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,110
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: Internet Forum Members

Aj just built a light bulb that runs on dreams and good intentions, Dicky Bird put a throttle on it, and Bipe Flyer built a norvel version that can fly off water, then Combatpigg put a streamer on it...
09-19-2004, 07:39 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 29,358
Posted By MR Flyer57

RE: show us your 1/2 A models

I have two that I have built (and have pictures of), and have a million left to build.
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