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Forum: Club 40
01-22-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,738
Posted By JohnMcGowan

sounds like one of the newer engines with a...

sounds like one of the newer engines with a serial number maybe ?
01-20-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 786
Views: 70,089
Posted By JohnMcGowan

Hi Pete, thanks much and I hope you are doing...

Hi Pete,
thanks much and I hope you are doing well down in lower Al :). Have you been able to fly any and if yes, what are you flying these days?
Great to hear from you again.
John
Forum: RC Jets
01-20-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 654
Posted By JohnMcGowan

Dave, thats just what I needed. Thank you very...

Dave, thats just what I needed.
Thank you very much !!!

Len thanks, but the valve has an adjustable air rate, I just did not have any instructions on how to do it.
01-19-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 786
Views: 70,089
Posted By JohnMcGowan

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?att...

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2065539http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2065540http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=206554...
Forum: RC Jets
01-19-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 654
Posted By JohnMcGowan

Jet Tronics double valve setup question

Hi,
does anyone by chance have a set of instructions for the Jet Tronics dual valve that they could send me via email?
The valve is installed and all works but Im trying to reduce the air flow both...
01-19-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 786
Views: 70,089
Posted By JohnMcGowan

Update on mine,,,, I flew it Saturday for the...

Update on mine,,,, I flew it Saturday for the first time, It was a bit windy but I went for it anyway :) It took several laps to get it trimmed out but overall it did fine. I had an air leak so I...
01-16-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 456
Posted By JohnMcGowan

Andy( Barracuda) , you Sir are an evil genious...

Andy( Barracuda) , you Sir are an evil genious !!! :) My hat is off to you!
I went downstairs last night to attempt your instructions and BAM! .... It worked!!
I had to remove the servo arms...
01-15-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 456
Posted By JohnMcGowan

I reckon Im going to have to scratch my head and...

I reckon Im going to have to scratch my head and stand back a few feet :) .....I can get flaps up and full flaps but cant get the radio setting to give me 1/4 to 1/2 flaps for some reason?
Im going...
01-13-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 786
Views: 70,089
Posted By JohnMcGowan

Appreciate the replies guys! Bird, Im too...

Appreciate the replies guys!
Bird, Im too clumsy to use the dial so I'd better use the switch instead but thanks.

Carl, thank you...I actually replaced those triangular shaped connectors between...
01-13-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 456
Posted By JohnMcGowan

Who's still flying their warbird with a Futaba Super9 tx ?( ..flap setup question )

Im a little embarressed to admit it but I have forgotten how to program flaps on my Futaba Super9 :)...yeah its been a while.
I have a Topflite 60 size Corsair and I want to use a 3 position switch...
Forum: Gas Engines
01-13-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 6,834
Views: 698,189
Posted By JohnMcGowan

Well I have finished my Topflite 60 size corsair...

Well I have finished my Topflite 60 size corsair with the RCGF 20cc rear carb ( if you want to look back a page or two , I had problems with trying to figure out the choke with the spring...
01-12-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 786
Views: 70,089
Posted By JohnMcGowan

Mine is ready to go hopefully! Just need some...

Mine is ready to go hopefully! Just need some decent weather around here. Robart 615 retracts, RCGF 20 cc gasser and Hitec 645mg servos all around.
For those of you that use flaps ( and Im not...
12-22-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 263
Posted By JohnMcGowan

9 Super with campac question

Bax, I know this is old school stuff now but I still love my 9 Super :) . A friend built a plane for me a while back and took out my campac to take with him and put in his 9 super to set the radio...
Forum: Club 40
09-10-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 756
Posted By JohnMcGowan

Hi Battman. yes indeed , Greg makes the best...

Hi Battman.
yes indeed , Greg makes the best replacement canopy ever but they are for the SR, not the LA racer. The LA has the difference of having the turtle deck on the back of the canopy.
This...
Forum: Club 40
09-08-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 756
Posted By JohnMcGowan

Wanted: Canopy for LA Racer

Looking for a friend....canopy wanted for a LA Racer....if someone out there that may have a crashed LA Racer or used canopy that they no longer are using, pm me or let me know here please.
Thanks,...
08-20-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 347
Posted By JohnMcGowan

Thanks Bax!! One more question please...on the...

Thanks Bax!!
One more question please...on the TM-7 and the TM-8 modules,... the TM-7 will only run "up to" a 7 channel rcvr and likewise, the TM-8 will run "up to" 8 channels on the rcvr. In other...
Forum: Club 40
08-08-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 6,138
Posted By JohnMcGowan

Will I'll have to miss the great sounding vittles...

Will I'll have to miss the great sounding vittles yall got cooking up ...man that do sound though!
Some of us have to work today :(
Who all has arrived so far?

Did bigblue get that turbo mounted...
Forum: Club 40
08-07-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 6,138
Posted By JohnMcGowan

See Bigblue, nah man, we wouldnt want it to...

See Bigblue, nah man, we wouldnt want it to happen in turn one at the first pole,...we were gonna wait and watch it around lap 8 or 9 with you way out in the lead!! :)
I done told ya, I done told...
Forum: Club 40
08-03-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 6,138
Posted By JohnMcGowan

Sounds good Jerry and will look forward to seeing...

Sounds good Jerry and will look forward to seeing all of you folks again!!

And James, ditto on what Brad ( Alabama Racer) says, BUT,..if you are too quick at the line , you MUST loop over the...
Forum: Gas Engines
07-29-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 6,834
Views: 698,189
Posted By JohnMcGowan

Im just sayin.... :)

Im just sayin.... :)
Forum: Gas Engines
07-29-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 6,834
Views: 698,189
Posted By JohnMcGowan

Yes Lifer, thats correct.....any suggestions on...

Yes Lifer, thats correct.....any suggestions on how to make it better or should I just un-hook the spring? With the choke closed and throttle closed it does as it should, but move the throttle any...
Forum: Gas Engines
07-29-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 6,834
Views: 698,189
Posted By JohnMcGowan

Captmicom or others on here,...question for you...

Captmicom or others on here,...question for you please.....how would you go about setting up the choke linkage for the 20cc rear carb. As soon as you crack the throttle, the choke with its funky...
Forum: Gas Engines
07-28-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 6,834
Views: 698,189
Posted By JohnMcGowan

next question for you 20cc rear carb gurus ...

next question for you 20cc rear carb gurus :)........how in the world are you hooking up your choke linkages, the choke indent on this one is a real strange setup. A little help for a dummy (me)...
Forum: Club 40
07-27-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 6,138
Posted By JohnMcGowan

I think I could have gone the rest of the year...

I think I could have gone the rest of the year without reading that!!!

Glad to see that yall are coming Dave, hopefully the weather wont be scorching hot but the action will !!!
Forum: Gas Engines
07-26-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 6,834
Views: 698,189
Posted By JohnMcGowan

thanks for the link Tom,... (wow, these things...

thanks for the link Tom,... (wow, these things are a tad pricey huh?! )
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