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07-22-2015, 06:19 PM
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Posted By 8000ft

getting back into RC, suggestions?

i had the original Savage .21 and loved it. Then went on to the FG MT5 and kind of loved it. I now see that there is a Savage gasoline truck that looks interesting.

Let me give you my situation, I...
09-23-2008, 09:50 PM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: baja will not start.

try giving it a shot of "starter fluid" to the air filter, if it starts and then dies it's not getting any gas. If it still doesn't start with the starter fluid, it's a plug or a dammaged/worn...
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Posted By 8000ft

mx3 70/30 throtle question

Is the 70%/30% throttle adjustable? I would prefer a 50/50. I need more brake throw on the servo. I know that the actual position of the trigger is adjustable, but thats not what I'm looking for.
08-26-2008, 03:10 PM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: Help! Don't know how to fix this one

An important trick when tapping..twist the tap in a quater of a turn then back it out a half a turn for each progressivly deeper cut, this will clean out the shavings and make a cleaner re-thread....
08-09-2008, 11:57 AM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: ESP Modified & ESP Fully Ported 4-BOLT 27.2cc Engine

still twice as long as electric............
04-09-2008, 08:59 AM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: What head kit should I get?

I've got to agree, I had a 30.5 and upgraded to a 30.5 ported and was suprized what a difference a port job made.
02-09-2008, 12:34 PM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: turning problems

ummm, how 'bout some details.......
01-23-2008, 12:12 PM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: possible to move air filter?

I've tried using 1 1/2 " plastic plumbing pipe to re-route it above the spark plug and I could not get it to run ( a bit of an idle is all ) . Because of the air flow restriction caused by the longer...
12-05-2007, 10:26 AM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: Oil Type

break-in with a non-synth oil at 25:1 for the first gallon of fuel ; then you can switch to a blend (part synth/part non-synth) or a full synth oil at 25:1 or run leaner at your own risk.

I run...
12-04-2007, 01:47 PM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: Oil Type

LET THE DEBATE BEGIN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

My opinion is.......go to a motorcycle shop and get a quart of something like Bell-Ray racing two stroke oil.

Make sure that you run a NON_SYNTHETIC for...
11-24-2007, 03:42 PM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: FG MT ready for snow. Tips wanted.

Here are some things that I have noticed or done in my experience,

HERE IS THE BIGGY>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>if you compleatly seal your electrics they WILL get water damage!!!!!!
CONDENSATION...
11-20-2007, 02:22 PM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: Storing engines for the winter

I usually wrap mine in a warm wool blanket and soak it in hot chocolate, (no marshmellows cuz they get stuck in the carb).



Honestly though, I mist mine with WD and seal it up in a plastic...
10-30-2007, 08:28 PM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: Differential Settings!

Ahh, now I see, A sensor with two names.
10-30-2007, 03:39 PM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: Differential Settings!

Why would you put a tach sensor on the diff????I could see a speed sensor on the diff or a tach sensor on the flywheel.
10-19-2007, 09:44 PM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: help

Take the pipe to a local welding shop and they can fix it, as far as flipping it over you have two choices, get a wheelie bar and-or learn how to control the beast.
10-15-2007, 03:46 PM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: fuel lines?

actually I think that the black one has the fuel filter/clunk on it, therefore it is the supply line. As far as the " correct " routing, I run the black one under the pull start housing and up to the...
10-12-2007, 02:26 PM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: leaving gas in the gas tank??

you are joking ......right?????????

every time I shut my truck off I do drain and wash out the tank....the same way that when I get done mowing the lawn I drain the mower's tank, and when my...
10-09-2007, 10:48 PM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: Winter is comming .. POST YOUR COLD WEATHER RUNNING TIPS HERE !

Here are some things that I have noticed or done in my experience,

HERE IS THE BIGGY>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>if you compleatly seal your electrics they WILL get water damage!!!!!!
CONDENSATION...
10-07-2007, 09:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,680
Posted By 8000ft

RE: Shipping cost ? What the, *&*#^@&...!

yes he does have an ebay site, but also a regular siteqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqwqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqq 9sorry my 333333333333333333333 three year old is aaaaaa helping me type 0.....
10-06-2007, 09:49 PM
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Views: 1,680
Posted By 8000ft

RE: Shipping cost ? What the, *&*#^@&...!

Hey Dave, go to my source,www.pythonmotorsports.com. his site is very limited but he can get anything that you want, you just have to call and ask. His name is Tom, make sure that you ask for Tom JR>...
09-25-2007, 11:52 AM
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Views: 1,704
Posted By 8000ft

RE: removing flywheel?

Actually the key will not come out if the flywheel is still on.
09-13-2007, 09:37 PM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: CY29 starts and quits

I had one of those billit head engines and it was an "ok" engine, the problem that I had with it was the inconsistant cooling around the cylinder, mine warped slightly and wore out the cylinder in a...
09-10-2007, 04:33 PM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: noobie question about FG

Just a comment about speed and trucks....................................it's simple ...the higher the speed, the bigger the debris field.
09-02-2007, 08:58 PM
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Posted By 8000ft

RE: Engine temp

OK, I was just wondering. I still think that reading the plug is by far the best ( and easyest (sp)) way to check on the mixes, oil/fuel ratio, air/fuel ratio, ect.

There are so many articles on...
09-02-2007, 08:53 PM
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Views: 4,672
Posted By 8000ft

RE: Blew up my rear end !

Yes actually that "kind" of running is very hard on the engine, high RPM's, tall grass, long periods of WOT ( wide open throtle), yep it doesn't suprize me that something went bad That being said, it...
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