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Forum: Gas Engines
03-24-2020, 07:55 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 18,228
Posted By CK1

Cub flyer , I'm with the previous post about the...

Cub flyer , I'm with the previous post about the carb rebuild . The inlet screen in the carb also needs to be replaced when you rebuild the carb. The screen collects fine material and restricts flow...
Forum: Gas Engines
03-18-2020, 12:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,265
Posted By CK1

Lee , I would apply some heat to the hub it's...

Lee , I would apply some heat to the hub it's either corroded to the crank or it has loctite on it . In either case the heat should help.
Forum: Gas Engines
03-18-2020, 06:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,265
Posted By CK1

Those engines are great but since they fell out...

Those engines are great but since they fell out of favor to the likes of lighter engine not many people produce those hubs for them anymore . You may have a few options though ,you could take it to a...
03-15-2020, 04:01 AM
Replies: 448
Views: 47,140
Posted By CK1

I was referring to the wing retaining bolts in...

I was referring to the wing retaining bolts in the wing joiners.
The threads in the joiner stripped out . The joiner is very soft aluminum.
03-14-2020, 08:51 AM
Replies: 448
Views: 47,140
Posted By CK1

I had an issue with the panel bolts coming loose...

I had an issue with the panel bolts coming loose after a flight or two . I thought I hadn't tightened them enough , so I tightened a little more the next time , bad idea , I had a few of the threads...
02-27-2020, 01:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 193
Posted By CK1

Is there a difference in transmission power...

Is there a difference in transmission power between the 2 ?
02-27-2020, 01:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 193
Posted By CK1

Futaba 14SG "Japan" , US software update ?

I purchased a used 14SG no knowing that is identified as "Japan" rather than US or North America on the radio info page . Is there a difference in software updates between US and Japan ? Can this...
Forum: Gas Engines
02-25-2020, 06:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By CK1

I looked at all the NTN and other older 2RS...

I looked at all the NTN and other older 2RS bearings I have in stock for several of the older engines. Those older 2RS bearing seals look to fit tighter to the inner race than any of the recent ...
Forum: Gas Engines
02-25-2020, 03:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By CK1

Just out of curiosity I looked up the suffix...

Just out of curiosity I looked up the suffix chart for bearings with regard to the seal design and the RS is supposed to have a tighter lip seal on the inner race than the RU style . The RU is...
Forum: Gas Engines
02-24-2020, 11:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By CK1

I always thought the same as you that the rs...

I always thought the same as you that the rs seals were best but that doesn't seem to be the case any longer. I haven't removed any seals from any of the bearings . I heat the case enough to let the...
Forum: Gas Engines
02-24-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By CK1

While that is true it still remains that RU type...

While that is true it still remains that RU type bearings , be it the 6000 frt or 6001 rear , are expensive and not easily , affordably or quickly acquired.
I have run RS sealed and also open cage...
Forum: Gas Engines
02-24-2020, 05:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By CK1

DLE 20 front bearing seal leak

I have been finding a lot of front seal (integral to bearing) leaks causing idle and transition issues . I have noticed this enough that the first test on any DLE with performance issues is a...
02-22-2020, 10:24 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,219
Posted By CK1

Ziggy , I used to run into Dan at flying events...

Ziggy , I used to run into Dan at flying events over the years before his passing and had the pleasure of chatting with him about a few of his plans and planes over the years . I saw him fly the...
12-29-2019, 04:16 PM
Replies: 448
Views: 47,140
Posted By CK1

The matching lt blue/gray covering hasn't been...

The matching lt blue/gray covering hasn't been available since the day the F6F was released. I received my F6F early on with some damage and called Tower / Horizon customer service to get the...
Forum: Gas Engines
12-23-2019, 08:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 572
Posted By CK1

Remove the inlet needle diaghragm cover and check...

Remove the inlet needle diaghragm cover and check the playability of the diaphragm and check the inlet needle . It may be stuck closed. If the needle won't open all the choking in the world won't...
Forum: Gas Engines
12-23-2019, 08:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 788
Posted By CK1

+1 on the lean low needle try opening it a tad ,...

+1 on the lean low needle try opening it a tad , the width of the needle slot to start with . Running backward is a sure sign of a lean start .
11-30-2019, 07:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 949
Posted By CK1

While you're in there rebuilding lay some 2oz...

While you're in there rebuilding lay some 2oz fiberglass in the retract bays to tie the gear rails , ribs and spars together. This will greatly reduce the stress on the rails and spars during those...
09-03-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 448
Views: 47,140
Posted By CK1

Like I said " Ouch " 499.00 for wing panel set...

Like I said " Ouch "
499.00 for wing panel set , unless you can talk them into only selling you 1 panel .
I would be repairing it . Much cheaper !
09-03-2019, 02:05 AM
Replies: 448
Views: 47,140
Posted By CK1

Ouch!!!

Ouch!!!
08-03-2019, 04:44 PM
Replies: 448
Views: 47,140
Posted By CK1

If I recall the speeds were somewhere near 120 mph

If I recall the speeds were somewhere near 120 mph
08-03-2019, 04:43 PM
Replies: 448
Views: 47,140
Posted By CK1

The T6 prop is an 20x15 APC prop that was...

The T6 prop is an 20x15 APC prop that was developed specifically for AT6 racing using a stock G62 engine in 1/5 scale AT6 .
08-03-2019, 12:13 PM
Replies: 448
Views: 47,140
Posted By CK1

I contemplated using a G62 in mine and even...

I contemplated using a G62 in mine and even mounted the engine but decided to swap it for an RCGF 70 twin . Having flown several warbirds with a G62 I see no reason you shouldn't use one if you have...
06-24-2019, 02:32 AM
Replies: 670
Views: 66,425
Posted By CK1

Very nice !!

Very nice !!
Forum: Marketplace
05-29-2019, 03:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 357
Posted By CK1

Email sent

Email sent
Forum: Marketplace
05-28-2019, 02:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 357
Posted By CK1

G62 wanted

I have a selection of them how do you want it set up . Cup mount , elect ignition , spring start . Tell me how you want it and I give you a price the basic is 250.00
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