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Forum: Kit Building 04-27-2014, 07:32 PM
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Posted By big_poppa49
What nitro fuel do you guys recommend that will...

What nitro fuel do you guys recommend that will run great in both 2 strokes and 4 strokes? Mostly talking about nitro percentage and oil percentage. I do like Byrons and Cool Power brands though
Forum: Kit Building 04-22-2014, 01:23 PM
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Well I may just leave it along, im afraid if I...

Well I may just leave it along, im afraid if I put any weight up front I might be feeding the probability of nose-overs, which I dont want because I would like to continue to run wood props, and if...
Forum: Kit Building 04-22-2014, 12:42 PM
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Posted By big_poppa49
Well took mine out for a flight yesterday! All...

Well took mine out for a flight yesterday! All went good just needs some minor tuning on the low end side of the motor, but it flies great! At first it was pretty tail heavy as I had to trim alot of...
Forum: Kit Building 04-15-2014, 03:51 PM
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Posted By big_poppa49
Right you are! I now have 4 nitro airplanes, the...

Right you are! I now have 4 nitro airplanes, the rest are electric. I hate the cleanup but I just cant resist the smell and sound of nitro.
Forum: Kit Building 04-15-2014, 09:05 AM
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Posted By big_poppa49
I looked up new mufflers and it looks like the...

I looked up new mufflers and it looks like the tips are longer than mine. Not sure why the original builder would cut these off as I think the two pitts pipes hanging below looks awesome! But wow...
Forum: Kit Building 04-15-2014, 07:44 AM
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Posted By big_poppa49
Yes I got them and put them one. Looks great! For...

Yes I got them and put them one. Looks great! For the covering its all covered in the same covering except for the "door" I made between the landing gear for access to the battery, thats a piece of...
Forum: Kit Building 04-14-2014, 07:20 PM
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Posted By big_poppa49
also can yall tell by that picture what kind of...

also can yall tell by that picture what kind of covering this plane has? Is it fabric?
Forum: Kit Building 04-14-2014, 05:48 PM
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Posted By big_poppa49
Cougar, besides adding length to the exhaust, do...

Cougar, besides adding length to the exhaust, do you think if I bought a new muffler that they would be longer? Do you think somebody cut those that short?

Also, how can you guys tell its been...
Forum: Kit Building 04-14-2014, 03:42 PM
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Posted By big_poppa49
I noticed something about my plane. You guys tell...

I noticed something about my plane. You guys tell me what you think about this if its ok or not.

Whoever built this plane did not cover the bottom of the plane around the landing gear. Do you guys...
Forum: Kit Building 04-09-2014, 06:04 PM
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Posted By big_poppa49
I got some pictures of my progress so far. I went...

I got some pictures of my progress so far. I went to fuel it up and I could not get the fuel to empty. Its a 3-Line tank and come to find out I took the tank out and the brass tube for the fuel dot...
Forum: Kit Building 04-09-2014, 02:44 PM
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Posted By big_poppa49
ok thanks!

ok thanks!
Forum: Kit Building 04-09-2014, 01:27 PM
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Posted By big_poppa49
Did you get my PM Kap?

Did you get my PM Kap?
Forum: Kit Building 04-09-2014, 05:27 AM
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Posted By big_poppa49
KaP, yes I did and I will print that out. I was...

KaP, yes I did and I will print that out. I was just confused of your earlier post, but I got it now. Have you had a chance to look for those decals yet?

I will try and get some pictures of my...
Forum: Kit Building 04-08-2014, 05:47 PM
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Posted By big_poppa49
For CG, RV7garage said it on the FORWARD bolts on...

For CG, RV7garage said it on the FORWARD bolts on the top wing. You guys are saying the REAR bolts on the top wing. Which is it? I would think the rear bolts but what is RV7garage talking about?
Forum: Kit Building 04-08-2014, 10:47 AM
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Posted By big_poppa49
Bob Howard if you could do that that would be...

Bob Howard if you could do that that would be great! Do you think I could cut it out of a 2 litre clear bottle? Also what about getting it to stick to the fuse, dont it have to be somewhat flat on...
Forum: Kit Building 04-08-2014, 08:36 AM
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Posted By big_poppa49
GREAT info guys! KaP2011, if you find them...

GREAT info guys!

KaP2011, if you find them let me know.

Don, its a funny thing really I was trying to look at all those pictures of the plans but I couldnt find it on there. Maybe because I...
Forum: Kit Building 04-07-2014, 07:37 PM
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Posted By big_poppa49
This one has a OS 46AX motor on it. It looks...

This one has a OS 46AX motor on it. It looks practically brand new! As for the control surfaces im still working on the throttle but the ailerons and rudder and elevator I just guessed at. So it dont...
Forum: Kit Building 04-07-2014, 07:24 PM
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Posted By big_poppa49
How close to the actual edge? I wish I had the...

How close to the actual edge? I wish I had the plans to this plane. I have found a .pdf version of the manual though. I got some "cockpit trim" (black fuel tubing) on the way for the edge of the...
Forum: Kit Building 04-07-2014, 07:12 PM
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Posted By big_poppa49
Also I would love to have the decals that came...

Also I would love to have the decals that came with this bird to put on there. Anybody have a decal sheet they are not using? I cant seem to find just the decal sheet online. Thanks and let me know
Forum: Kit Building 04-07-2014, 07:10 PM
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Posted By big_poppa49
Hey guys. I recently picked up one of these from...

Hey guys. I recently picked up one of these from a guy. I need to know the CG mark to balance it. I believe it has been flown before but I cant tell where the previous pilot has his Rx battery and...
Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 05-13-2010, 06:22 PM
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Posted By big_poppa49
easy change fuel line?

So its good to replace your fuel tubing every once and a while to make sure there is no leaks. But on my Losi 8ight fuel tank it is a pain to change fuel line because you have to pull out old fuel...
Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 05-13-2010, 07:49 AM
Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 05-12-2010, 06:19 PM
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Posted By big_poppa49
RE: Losi Mach 427 pictures and HELP please!

like here is a picture I found of a mach 427 engine and its hard to tell but it looks like it has a different carb ret. post. take a look:

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Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 05-12-2010, 06:01 PM
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Posted By big_poppa49
Losi Mach 427 pictures and HELP please!

Can somebody please post close up pictures of their Losi Mach 427 engine on a 8ight of each side view?? I need to see two things, which way the carb ret. post goes and if you have a spring set up on...
Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 05-12-2010, 07:33 AM
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Posted By big_poppa49
RE: Buggy suggestions?

I agree with Oz, you would want to get a buggy that your local hobby shops carry parts for. Although I mostly order my parts from ebay, which should ship to your area as well, my local hobby shop...
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