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Homemade fuel for .12 Novarossi RE

Old 06-02-2003, 02:34 PM
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Default Homemade fuel for .12 Novarossi RE

I have a friend who is "playing" in 1/1 drag racing. They use hundreds of liters methanol and nitro a year. I could get both very cheap and mix my own fuel. All I need to know is what oil to use?

I could get some Shell Racing M or X, from another friend of mine who uses it in karting. If this oil will be good for my mix I could get my fuel mixed under 2e/l =)

So I'm thinking of using 16% nitro and these oils (both or either one). Does anyone have any experience in these oils?

Sorry I could not get the link to work. Copy both of these lines one by one and click "Shell Advance" --> "racing engine oil"

http://www.shell.com/home/Framework?...html&FC4=&FC5=

Is the mixture mixed by volume or weight?

If the Shell oils don't work what oils are recommended. I can't get Klotz here. I would have to order it overseas and the price would go too high...

Local bike shops are selling Motorex oils (both castor and synthetic)?
Old 06-03-2003, 12:31 AM
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Default Homemade fuel for .12 Novarossi RE

Mix all ingredients by volume, never by weight. It seems the Shell Racing M could be a castor based oil going by a google search I tried. However, all the info was in languages you're more likely to understand

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