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Forum: Gas Engines
03-15-2018, 04:51 PM
Replies: 2,224
Views: 318,305
Posted By AirmanBob

Yeah, but muffler pressure to the fuel tank is so...

Yeah, but muffler pressure to the fuel tank is so yesterday.
A pumped carb eliminates the need for that.

Just sayin...

Bob
Forum: Gas Engines
03-14-2018, 11:13 AM
Replies: 2,224
Views: 318,305
Posted By AirmanBob

Well, judging from all the complaints from the...

Well, judging from all the complaints from the guys that have the non pumped version, I'd go ahead and convert the carb.
Pumped is always better than non pumped. It would be much more reliable. You...
Forum: Gas Engines
11-05-2016, 12:47 PM
Replies: 2,224
Views: 318,305
Posted By AirmanBob

Well, I switched to a 12x6 Master Airscrew K6...

Well, I switched to a 12x6 Master Airscrew K6 series and the engine seems to like that a lot better. I had to open the high speed needle about 3 clicks and the idle about 2 clicks and it runs great....
Forum: Gas Engines
10-27-2016, 05:07 PM
Replies: 2,224
Views: 318,305
Posted By AirmanBob

Yeah... what Bob said !!!!!

Yeah... what Bob said !!!!!
Forum: Gas Engines
10-10-2016, 07:03 PM
Replies: 2,224
Views: 318,305
Posted By AirmanBob

Well, I'm very happy so far with my Evo 10cc gen2...

Well, I'm very happy so far with my Evo 10cc gen2 with the pumped carb. I'm running 20:1 Stihl Ultra HP synthetic oil and now a 11x6 prop.

I've run about 6 tanks of fuel through it, one tank on...
10-10-2016, 05:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 364
Posted By AirmanBob

Thank you Andy. I didn't want to burn it up and I...

Thank you Andy. I didn't want to burn it up and I couldn't find the answer on Spektrum's web site.

Bob
10-10-2016, 03:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 364
Posted By AirmanBob

TM1000 voltage limits?

I have a TM1000 and want to monitor the battery pack voltage. The battery, (lipo) is 22.2 volts. Can the TM1000 handle that? If so, what is the highest voltage it can monitor? I'm talking volts, not...
Forum: The Clubhouse
02-04-2016, 02:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 610
Posted By AirmanBob

Use a cheap, throw away drone. It then becomes a...

Use a cheap, throw away drone. It then becomes a war of attrition. They'll run out of eagles before we run out of drones.

Just sayin...
02-04-2016, 02:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 751
Posted By AirmanBob

I registered no problems. Several of our club...

I registered no problems. Several of our club members have registered with no problems.

Bob
Forum: The Clubhouse
02-04-2016, 02:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 610
Posted By AirmanBob

Well just put an M80 in the drone and send it...

Well just put an M80 in the drone and send it up... poof, no more eagle. Just sayin.
02-04-2016, 02:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 533
Posted By AirmanBob

Well I guess what I was asking is, would any of...

Well I guess what I was asking is, would any of the newest receivers that use serial protocol work in place of the spektrum.

Also, if I find the correct set of wires that input power to the...
01-19-2016, 05:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 533
Posted By AirmanBob

I recently found out that the receiver on the...

I recently found out that the receiver on the Blade qx3 talks to the Flight Control board using 'I2c' serial protocol..

Would a CPPM or a PPM receiver be able to talk to the FC board by any...
Replies: 258
Views: 16,510
Posted By AirmanBob

As far as registering drones or aircraft I think...

As far as registering drones or aircraft I think they should require registration on any thing that carry's any kind of photo or video equipment only. That would keep it simple and easier to inforce....
Forum: The Clubhouse
10-29-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 495
Posted By AirmanBob

General Hobby

My best advice is: DON'T BUY ANYTHING FROM GENERAL HOBBIES in California. They took my son for $300 and now they won't return any email or phone calls. They even provided a USPS shipping number to...
Replies: 258
Views: 16,510
Posted By AirmanBob

Yep Prop_Washer2... you are right. Nearly...

Yep Prop_Washer2... you are right. Nearly everything is made in China these days and we therefore have to buy china made products whether we like it or not.

But, I doubt they make spektrum radios...
Replies: 258
Views: 16,510
Posted By AirmanBob

Yeah, I watched a club member fly an airplane he...

Yeah, I watched a club member fly an airplane he has been flying every weekend crash to-day. He took off and all seemed well until about one minute into the flight the plane went crazy, rolled over,...
10-22-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,129
Posted By AirmanBob

Well, if you get on here and discuss you quad,...

Well, if you get on here and discuss you quad, (drone), your name goes on a list somewhere. And pretty soon some guys in trench coats show up at your house and want to see your drone drivers license....
10-22-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,587
Posted By AirmanBob

Parts availability? You just earlier told me the...

Parts availability? You just earlier told me the parts are available at tower hobbies. So the parts ARE available.

Futaba is just trying to force me to buy their latest stuff. Its sort of like...
10-22-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,587
Posted By AirmanBob

The 8U may be out of production but it is still...

The 8U may be out of production but it is still basically the same as most new radios, it just does not have the fancy lcd screen. A good radio repair person should have no problems working on an...
10-21-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,587
Posted By AirmanBob

So basically, Futaba's policy is "we only work on...

So basically, Futaba's policy is "we only work on our newest radios and you guys with older (8U) radios have to upgrade to the latest thing". My 8U is a great radio and works on 72mhz and 2.4ghz. It...
10-09-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 321
Posted By AirmanBob

Frequency modules for 8U

Is there anywhere I can still buy frequency modules for my 8UAPs transmitter. I need channel 46 or 47.

Thanks,
Bob
Replies: 258
Views: 16,510
Posted By AirmanBob

Maybe 2walla, your transmitter (dx18) is in...

Maybe 2walla, your transmitter (dx18) is in European power mode instead of US mode.?

Bob
Replies: 258
Views: 16,510
Posted By AirmanBob

sensei.. Anything over about $2500.00 is...

sensei.. Anything over about $2500.00 is expensive to me because I'm retired. I'm lucky to have all the planes and quad copters that I have and I can't afford too many crash's. Therefore I mostly use...
Replies: 180
Views: 14,294
Posted By AirmanBob

Yeah, but that review was dated back in 2010....

Yeah, but that review was dated back in 2010. Things might be better by now.

Bob
Replies: 258
Views: 16,510
Posted By AirmanBob

Yeah Mr. Hockey... but you're a cut above us mere...

Yeah Mr. Hockey... but you're a cut above us mere mortals...

Bob
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