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    I am bringing this back because I finally solved...

    I am bringing this back because I finally solved the problem. After a long wait I received a new piston ring and bearings from MECOA. I had the plastic back plate sealed with silicon and resealed the...
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    The prop driver is on a tapered shaft, you may...

    The prop driver is on a tapered shaft, you may think it is really stuck until it pops right off. Put the engine in the freezer, after it's cold quickly heat the driver with a propane torch until spit...
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    This article should help. ...

    This article should help. http://www.fayettevillercclub.com/id68.html
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    If there is too much blow by the crankcase...

    If there is too much blow by the crankcase pressure will be too low to force the fuel mix into the combustion chamber. To test remove the glow plug and turn the engine over smartly. You should hear a...
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    [QUOTE=carlgrover;12194948]High speed needle is...

    [QUOTE=carlgrover;12194948]High speed needle is not too lean. I always have a smoke trail. No amount of tuning has fixed this problem. Needles aren't dirty. I recently cleaned the entire carb. I've...
  6. Thread: Club FOX!

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    Both Eagle III 60 needle valves

    Both Eagle III 60 needle valves
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    Does anyone know what has happened to Fox engine...

    Does anyone know what has happened to Fox engine parts since they stopped building engines. I've been on the Fox machine site and there is no mention of parts. Is anyone selling parts?
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    They're going to have G-men at every park, school...

    They're going to have G-men at every park, school yard and flying club.
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    I'm not sure if commercial glow fuel will be...

    I'm not sure if commercial glow fuel will be around much longer.
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    It's a supply and demand thing. There is less and...

    It's a supply and demand thing. There is less and less demand so suppliers drop out resulting in less price competition.
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    It's a double edged sward. It's the ready to fly...

    It's a double edged sward. It's the ready to fly EP's that get the young pilots, but they never move to nitro.
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    Great advice, thanks. Interesting history on the...

    Great advice, thanks.
    Interesting history on the "Rocket'. It was one of the first engines to be produced after the war. It was short lived because allegedly, General Motors bought out the company,...
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    Sparkie prop sizes

    Does anyone have knowledge of or know where to find prop sizes for vintage gas spark engines? The photo is of a Rocket Victor .46,21296802129681 off eBay running on an 11x6. I'd like to know what is...
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    Welcome to one of the most exclusive clubs on...

    Welcome to one of the most exclusive clubs on RCU...the Dewoitine Club. It's good to have a warbird other than the usual P-51 or Spitfire plus you get a great flying plane. Do you have unlimited...
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    Got it, thanks!

    Got it, thanks!
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    It printed out nicely, thanks for taking the...

    It printed out nicely, thanks for taking the trouble.
    What is the wing span of that beauty? What do you have mounted in the nose for power? I'm not surprised that it flew well. I can't stop flying...
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    I remember the old Nosen kits. They were...

    I remember the old Nosen kits. They were inexpensive and were powered by a geared .60. Did anyone ever see one fly on a .60?
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    If you have it, I would love to read the original...

    If you have it, I would love to read the original article, I only had the plan. What became of the original Dewoitine? How many construction articles would you guess you did over the years? Have you...
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    20980052098006Here is my completed D-520. I have...

    20980052098006Here is my completed D-520. I have 4 flights with it. It only required slight trim adjustments. It is a smooth flier and is surprisingly fast with the K&B turning an 11x8 prop on 15%...
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    I won the HK warehouse east lottery. I ordered...

    I won the HK warehouse east lottery. I ordered servos, ESC, etc. They packed the parts loose in the bottom of the box and didn't tape the box well. Some of the stuff was lost in transit. That is when...
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    That looks like a loading bench in the back round.

    That looks like a loading bench in the back round.
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    It sounds like it's a keeper and it doesn't use...

    It sounds like it's a keeper and it doesn't use expensive glow fuel. I hope my test flight is as uneventful.
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    It's Tamiya paint thinned 1 to 1 and air brushed....

    It's Tamiya paint thinned 1 to 1 and air brushed. This is the first time I have used Tamiya. It's good paint that covers well and comes in many useful colors. I just wish it came in larger...
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    I like it, it has good detail. I didn't know they...

    I like it, it has good detail. I didn't know they were that large. If it turns out to have a high speed stall you could add nose weight or reduce elevator throw and use more expo. Here are some pics...
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    I've never built an Old Timer but I own a...

    I've never built an Old Timer but I own a Powerhouse that I bought at an auction. Some master modeler did a nice job on it. The structure of those old jobs is something to behold.
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