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Forum: Glow Engines
05-18-2017, 04:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 496
Posted By yyk1966

Thanks to all who tried to help. The problem is...

Thanks to all who tried to help.
The problem is solved. The case is closed :-)
Forum: Glow Engines
05-03-2017, 09:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 496
Posted By yyk1966

Super Tigre 40 parts?

I am looking for a Super Tigre "22080212 Carburetor Retainer". If anybody has it for sale please let me know.
Forum: Kit Building
10-04-2016, 04:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,490
Posted By yyk1966

I like your fuselage hatch idea. I built my...

I like your fuselage hatch idea. I built my Nieuport per plans and it was a pain to install fuel tank, etc inside.
Some questions:
- How is the hatch fixed on the fuselage?
- Was it feasible to...
Forum: Kit Building
08-23-2016, 08:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 567
Posted By yyk1966

Take a look at this (XOAR 16x8): ...

Take a look at this (XOAR 16x8):
http://www.ebay.com/itm/XOAR-PJWWI-Scimitar-16x8-D-RC-Model-Airplane-Propeller-Giant-Scale-Warbird-Wood-/371511617734
...
07-25-2016, 04:14 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 42,301
Posted By yyk1966

The same Enya SS15BB diesel (see post #185)...

The same Enya SS15BB diesel (see post #185) mounted in SIG Four Star 20.

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2174352
Forum: Kit Building
06-08-2016, 04:45 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 18,934
Posted By yyk1966

- House Of Balsa Spacewalker Kit .074-.10,47" -...

- House Of Balsa Spacewalker Kit .074-.10,47"
- all other kits :-)
Forum: Glow Engines
06-03-2016, 03:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,889
Posted By yyk1966

Same is the back pressure nipple on the muffler....

Same is the back pressure nipple on the muffler. You will probably need a fuel line clip to hold the tubing securely. I had a couple of dead stick landings because of back pressure tubing came off....
Forum: Glow Engines
05-19-2016, 05:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,623
Posted By yyk1966

Big Aviastar engines (150, 180, 200) are on sale...

Big Aviastar engines (150, 180, 200) are on sale at http://www.sussex-model-centre.co.uk/.
04-26-2016, 04:04 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,350
Posted By yyk1966

I have VMware Player (it is free) installed in my...

I have VMware Player (it is free) installed in my home computer. I use it to run occasionally Windows XP and FreeBSD.
Forum: RC Fuels
03-17-2016, 06:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,642
Posted By yyk1966

No idea if genuine MS-20 oil is available in USA....

No idea if genuine MS-20 oil is available in USA. BTW what oil is used in Vedeneyev M14P?
But I found a document at Shell web site: "AeroShell Piston Engine Oils". The document declares Aeroshell...
Forum: RC Fuels
03-12-2016, 02:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,642
Posted By yyk1966

I found a TDS file on MS-20 (MC-20 is Cyrillic)....

I found a TDS file on MS-20 (MC-20 is Cyrillic). See the attachment below, I also inserted a screenshot of the file.


Nitrovein, thank you for your remark, I was wrong mistaking VI and SAE.
...
Forum: RC Fuels
03-11-2016, 03:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,642
Posted By yyk1966

On MC-20 oil... I guess the viscosity index is...

On MC-20 oil...
I guess the viscosity index is a SAE number.
I am going to try some gear oil (anything 80w90) next time, when I mix diesel fuel.
Forum: RC Fuels
03-09-2016, 02:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,642
Posted By yyk1966

Davey, I have an almost new KMD-2.5...

Davey,

I have an almost new KMD-2.5 manufactured in 1990.
The engine manual suggests the following fuel mix:

- kerosene ......45%
- ether .....31%
- castor oil ......8%
- mineral...
03-07-2016, 07:39 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 42,301
Posted By yyk1966

Here is Enya SS15 diesel mounted in Phoenix Model...

Here is Enya SS15 diesel mounted in Phoenix Model Sonic Mk2 Low-Wing.
The airframe is originally designed for .25-30 glow engine, but .15 diesel is quite sufficient with 9x5 prop at ~10000 rpm.
...
Forum: Seaplanes
03-04-2016, 09:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 775
Posted By yyk1966

Your design reminds me Savoia-Marchetti S.55. ...

Your design reminds me Savoia-Marchetti S.55.
S.55 had a very pronounced positive engine thrust line.
http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2150832
02-08-2016, 06:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,578
Posted By yyk1966

I have updated the initial post with more sample...

I have updated the initial post with more sample data.
Here is a spreadsheet to calculate some useful values: hp, max speed, prop load, static thrust, lift...
The spreadsheet uses...
02-05-2016, 05:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,578
Posted By yyk1966

I think .25 size fuel tank will be enough for me,...

I think .25 size fuel tank will be enough for me, I usually do not fly longer then 8-10 minutes. The fuel consumption concerned me just because it was not as low as expected, which means something is...
02-04-2016, 03:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,578
Posted By yyk1966

Hmm... That explains a lot! You just answered my...

Hmm... That explains a lot! You just answered my question I was going to ask about diesel "low fuel consumption" :)
02-03-2016, 04:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,578
Posted By yyk1966

Hi Dave, I recently bought Phoenix Sonic...

Hi Dave,

I recently bought Phoenix Sonic ARF. It is a .25-.30 low wing airframe. I think it will accommodate the engine properly.

Btw do you start your 40 FSR engine manually or with an...
02-01-2016, 06:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,578
Posted By yyk1966

OS MAX 40FP diesel conversion

Hello

Yesterday I tested an OS MAX 40FP converted to diesel with MECOA diesel head.
I have never converted engines before and was surprised that everything went so smooth with first attempt.
...
Forum: Glow Engines
10-26-2015, 07:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 359
Posted By yyk1966

Enya 80-4C disassembly?

Hi All,

I need advice on Enya 80-4C dismantle.
In order to unscrew all head bolts I have to remove valve rockers and locker shaft.
But the locker shaft seems to sit very tight in the the locker...
Forum: Glow Engines
07-13-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,390
Posted By yyk1966

Is not 13x7 (330x178) prop too small for a...

Is not 13x7 (330x178) prop too small for a 120-size 4-stroke engine?
07-05-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 499
Posted By yyk1966

http://www.outerzone.co.uk/plan_details.asp?ID=549...

http://www.outerzone.co.uk/plan_details.asp?ID=5496
04-14-2014, 01:50 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,745
Posted By yyk1966

A new Enya 155R, about one gallon of 10% nitro +...

A new Enya 155R, about one gallon of 10% nitro + 20% oil mix:

(not peak, still rich a little)

8600 APC 16x8
8800 Graupner 15x10

The engine is installed in PAM Gee Bee Model Y
Forum: Glow Engines
10-01-2012, 10:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,407
Posted By yyk1966

RE: ST 2300 & MAGNUM 1.08 CARB = POWERFULL NO FUSS ENGINE

JustEngines from UK sell replacement carb for ST2300. (Open http://www.justengines.co.uk/acatalog/RC_Carbs.html and select option ST2300 at "ASP Series '3' 11mm venturi Carb")
As far as I remember...
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