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Forum: Glow Engines
Yesterday, 02:33 PM
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Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

Use a medium heat long reach glow plug. I...

Use a medium heat long reach glow plug. I believe those engines use standard plugs, so I’d suggest either an McCoy MC8 or Novarossi C6S.
06-13-2019, 03:14 AM
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Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

You will have either a 2-adjustment carb or a...

You will have either a 2-adjustment carb or a 3-adjustment carb. The two adjustment (needle) carburetor will have a high speed or main needle which is in the fuel inlet fitting (usually brass) and...
Forum: Glow Engines
06-07-2019, 02:26 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

Wrong idle gap and consequently improper needle...

Wrong idle gap and consequently improper needle settings. Set idle gap to 0.5-0.7mm, both needles flush with their housings and re-tune from there. Get it to idle reliably without quitting by...
06-07-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 474
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

Everyone assumes that new nitro guys ruin their...

Everyone assumes that new nitro guys ruin their first Engine. I don’t understand that at all. Better engines are better to learn on because they tune better right out of the gate.

I had the same...
06-06-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 474
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

I say - why put a midrange adjustment on a RTR...

I say - why put a midrange adjustment on a RTR engine? People running RTR engines don’t need the headache of one more thing to deal with. That’s the fault of certain engine manufacturers...
06-04-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 474
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

The midrange adjustment is o-ringed on a quality...

The midrange adjustment is o-ringed on a quality carburetor. The carburetor is probably the biggest problem on the cheapie engines. If one is a keen tuner, adjusting the midrange can make a...
06-03-2019, 05:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 474
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

If the RS8 has a closed backplate, you cannot use...

If the RS8 has a closed backplate, you cannot use it in an LST. The engine is too
high on the chassis to get a bump box to work. Sell it and get a 28-8RT. DONT get a pullstarts engine. ...
06-03-2019, 05:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 474
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

You should never ever need to seal any part of an...

You should never ever need to seal any part of an engine that uses o-rings to seal it. Period. If the needle moves on its own, replace the o-rings. Viton and silicone o-rings can be found at...
06-03-2019, 10:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 474
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

Many of those Taiwanese and Chinese engines are...

Many of those Taiwanese and Chinese engines are made in the same factories. SH engines makes engines for XTM, Dynamite/Mach, etc. Those engines usually run fine, but they don’t last as long and...
06-02-2019, 08:08 AM
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Views: 474
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

You cannot use a buggy/truggy engine in an LST...

You cannot use a buggy/truggy engine in an LST truck. You must use an engine with a starter system of some kind. The rotostarter/spinstarter variety work best. Stay away from pullstarts due to the...
06-02-2019, 05:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 474
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

Post pictures of the problems you’re having. I...

Post pictures of the problems you’re having. I will be able to tell you what you need to do to fix it.

The Axial engine is total rubbish. Hardly worth putting time or money into. Get a...
05-25-2019, 12:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 306
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/9d17e57c_e045_4f7d_853d_6651c21b5561_03f214b866722c15b7aa5516da1304bc215b818d.jpeg...
05-24-2019, 03:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 488
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

Losi builds some good models as well. If bashing...

Losi builds some good models as well. If bashing is the majority of the models intended use and a monster truck is desirable, you cannot go wrong with the Losi LST platform. I favor the LST2...
05-24-2019, 03:51 AM
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Views: 18,634
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/1334x750/1661eac0_b92d_462e_af81_a5ecb0eb7eb0_467017fc17fa93f04275e6e5c0a618d1343ed82c.png
Hereís a pic of my Nelson plug head button a...
05-22-2019, 10:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 474
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

Well, I’ll tell you this; coming from someone...

Well, I’ll tell you this; coming from someone with two LST2s - both with modified .28s..... leave those parts plastic. Honestly. You will have more problems and do more damage otherwise. The LST2 is...
05-22-2019, 07:02 AM
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Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

Wasn’t there mention of this on RCTech? Those...

Wasn’t there mention of this on RCTech? Those guys will probably know more
about it than anyone here.
05-22-2019, 07:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 474
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

Why would you want those parts made from...

Why would you want those parts made from aluminum? Are you building a shelf queen?
05-20-2019, 06:32 AM
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Views: 18,634
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

I had a head button made to fit a Nelson glow...

I had a head button made to fit a Nelson glow plug to a modified Traxxas 3.3 engine. Trying to see how fast a 3.3 can get a Jato to go.
Forum: Glow Engines
05-20-2019, 06:29 AM
Replies: 2,213
Views: 180,434
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

The 7D is a different animal to a heli carb. Heli...

The 7D is a different animal to a heli carb. Heli carbs are often metered rich in the midrange because of the rpm theyíre operated at in relation to the load theyíre under. A heli carb on an airplane...
Forum: Glow Engines
05-18-2019, 07:37 AM
Replies: 2,213
Views: 180,434
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

All S90s are ringed. If it’s in good serviceable...

All S90s are ringed. If it’s in good serviceable shape, you might get $40 for it sans carb. If the 3-needle carb is from a Heli, don’t bother. It will not run right on an airplane engine due to being...
Forum: MVVS Support
05-18-2019, 06:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 541
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

I used to frequent BBSes as well as fan my own...

I used to frequent BBSes as well as fan my own for awhile too. Many years ago.

There is no more MVVS support staff anymore. Or OS, ST, or really anything besides other users.
Forum: MVVS Support
05-17-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 541
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

Exactly what I was getting at. Thank you.

Exactly what I was getting at. Thank you.
Forum: MVVS Support
05-17-2019, 09:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 541
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

I donít think you understand, but thatís fine. ...

I donít think you understand, but thatís fine. Iím on the high road on this one.
Forum: MVVS Support
05-17-2019, 07:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 541
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

Let’s not forget whom started arguing with whom....

Let’s not forget whom started arguing with whom. Let’s also not forget that constitutional rights to free speech and expression exist on public Internet forums explicitly.
Forum: MVVS Support
05-16-2019, 03:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 541
Posted By 1QwkSport2.5r

I think you shouldn’t tell others what to say....

I think you shouldn’t tell others what to say. It’s not your decision to make. Since he isn’t banned or suspended, he can sign in and answer to this thread anytime he likes. It’s HIS problem if he...
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