Register

If this is your first visit, please click the Sign Up now button to begin the process of creating your account so you can begin posting on our forums! The Sign Up process will only take up about a minute of two of your time.

Search:

Type: Posts; User: blw

Page 1 of 40 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 1.39 seconds.

  1. Replies
    27,092
    Views
    1,643,962

    I bet that made you say some bad words!

    I bet that made you say some bad words!
  2. Replies
    20
    Views
    349

    This happens to all makes of engines. Otherwise,...

    This happens to all makes of engines. Otherwise, we would all be having too much fun. I always suspected the wives were behind gremlins like these.
  3. Replies
    3
    Views
    68

    You may not get many answers here. The helicopter...

    You may not get many answers here. The helicopter forums are where you will probably find the help you are looking for.
  4. Replies
    294
    Views
    22,488

    I'm low man with only 2.5k in rotary wing. I...

    I'm low man with only 2.5k in rotary wing. I pretty much ran a whole airfield at one time. Doesn't mean beans in the scheme of things. Besides, if you have enough flight experience you learn...
  5. Replies
    294
    Views
    22,488

    I don't think Mac would pander to anyone for a...

    I don't think Mac would pander to anyone for a show. He's not that kind of person, even when running his hobby shop. He was always very level headed when I talked to him. This second guessing, Monday...
  6. Replies
    27,092
    Views
    1,643,962

    I've always had to balance APCs. I sand the flash...

    I've always had to balance APCs. I sand the flash off of the leading edges. I keep forgetting to make up a jig to check runout.
  7. Replies
    27,092
    Views
    1,643,962

    The Bolly clubman I tried underperformed the APC...

    The Bolly clubman I tried underperformed the APC it replaced by a large margin. I would put it in the Zinger category. But, I've got a couple more to try one day out of fairness.

    I think all APCs...
  8. Replies
    28
    Views
    710

    Pete, I can hear the popcorn popping as I type! ...

    Pete, I can hear the popcorn popping as I type!

    if you are giving out some award or club number, I want in on it.
  9. Replies
    27,092
    Views
    1,643,962

    Dave, be sure and pass my "howdy" on to ol' Dar....

    Dave, be sure and pass my "howdy" on to ol' Dar. I have a few Clubman Bollies that he sent me a few years back. The 10.5" was a bust on the Evolution I tried it on. I still have a 11.5x7 and a 12.5x...
  10. Replies
    27,092
    Views
    1,643,962

    We, uh, got a little too far off the path and I...

    We, uh, got a little too far off the path and I made the decision to delete a few posts before someone else made that decision for me. I have to say this is a first for me. I deleted 2 of my own...
  11. Replies
    27,092
    Views
    1,643,962

    The Honda S-2000 suffers badly from getting heat...

    The Honda S-2000 suffers badly from getting heat soaked if you don't keep the rpms up on launch. It gets a big dose of hot air right in to the intake. Cold air intake boxes are a good thing for the...
  12. Replies
    27,092
    Views
    1,643,962

    acdii, after going back and reading your post...

    acdii, after going back and reading your post about how you have set your engine it looks like you are way too rich already. Running that rich will rob you of substantial power, gulp the fuel, and...
  13. Replies
    27,092
    Views
    1,643,962

    I would think the purposes of setting the RPM a...

    I would think the purposes of setting the RPM a few hundred richer would mostly be to compensate for lean conditions that come from the "unloading", flying the up lines, and to compensate for loss of...
  14. Replies
    27,092
    Views
    1,643,962

    I know.

    I know.
  15. Replies
    27,092
    Views
    1,643,962

    Yes, he was friendly, interesting, and tolerant....

    Yes, he was friendly, interesting, and tolerant. He is very much missed. I became used to being able to PM him and get a reply quickly on many, many issues. His knowledge base was broad and I don't...
  16. Replies
    27,092
    Views
    1,643,962

    The link that Arto put up is Pe Riever's work,...

    The link that Arto put up is Pe Riever's work, and is excellent. Well worth looking at. Thanks, Aerofinn!
  17. Replies
    27,092
    Views
    1,643,962

    The exit hole ratio varies, but you probably...

    The exit hole ratio varies, but you probably can't go wrong if the exit is 4 times larger than the intake size. Maybe even smaller if you have good cold air like SrTelemaster says.
  18. Replies
    222
    Views
    6,061

    Axel Al, nitro isn't used in a lot of places in...

    Axel Al, nitro isn't used in a lot of places in Europe due to the taxation on it, but it is used more than you think.

    I think NHRA top fuel is either 90% or 95% nitro. Not 100%. I'm either 90% or...
  19. Replies
    222
    Views
    6,061

    There was a nice guy from the U.K. on RCU about...

    There was a nice guy from the U.K. on RCU about 10 years ago asking how to quieten down his OS 46FX to meet the club rules. There wasn't much of anything electric back then. I think he ended up not...
  20. Replies
    222
    Views
    6,061

    I'm happy to hear that the French club likes...

    I'm happy to hear that the French club likes electrics, but you're posting in the glow forum.
  21. Replies
    27,092
    Views
    1,643,962

    Sammy- I had a Ryobi 4 stroke straight gasser...

    Sammy- I had a Ryobi 4 stroke straight gasser that would run all day. That was a great 4 stroke. It didn't mske the move here by oversight and I regret that.
  22. Replies
    16
    Views
    415

    Keep us updated as this is interesting.

    Keep us updated as this is interesting.
  23. Replies
    27,092
    Views
    1,643,962

    I looked over the posts and you didn't start up...

    I looked over the posts and you didn't start up anything. Pretty clear you were helping out, so thanks.
  24. Replies
    222
    Views
    6,061

    I can understand people enjoying electrics. I...

    I can understand people enjoying electrics. I have a Spectra sailplane kit I will build one day,and it will have a good outrunner for sure.

    There's a small group of old timers around here who fly...
  25. Replies
    222
    Views
    6,061

    I didn't overlook anything. My opinion was that...

    I didn't overlook anything. My opinion was that electrics would not dominate, and that they were not cheaper. I stand by that prediction and statement. Glow engines won't go away and electric is more...
Results 1 to 25 of 1000
Page 1 of 40 1 2 3 4
All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:39 PM.

SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1 ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.