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Forum: Gas Engines
02-01-2017, 01:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,659
Posted By prigai

Good choice, I have all 3 engines, DLE30, EME35...

Good choice, I have all 3 engines, DLE30, EME35 and RCGF32.
The EME is at least as good as the DLE and as well made, all engines are good.
Forum: Gas Engines
08-26-2016, 06:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,132
Posted By prigai

It may be a bit heavy in today's standards but...

It may be a bit heavy in today's standards but will outlast most of the popular engines by a long margin.
To get similar reliability and longevity you will have to buy a top brand (3W, DA, etc...)...
Forum: Gas Engines
08-21-2016, 10:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,668
Posted By prigai

Instead of using it in your 2 stroke...

Instead of using it in your 2 stroke weedeater/chainsaw add it to your 4 stroke lawnmower gas tank at up to 10% ratio (or to your gas car at up to 5% ratio).
Not knowing the quality of the old gas,...
Forum: Gas Engines
07-28-2016, 04:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 912
Posted By prigai

It's the same engine. If you want to keep your...

It's the same engine.
If you want to keep your options open get the GT15 and buy a spare 1/4" cyl. head or glow plug adapter.
Another option is to get the GGT15 and add an aftermarket RCEXL 1/4"...
Forum: Gas Engines
07-26-2016, 04:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,721
Posted By prigai

You can make more exceptions... EME engines ...

You can make more exceptions...
EME engines
OS engines made in China
Any other decent engine made in China.
Most people don't expect an engine made in China to be as good as one made in Japan, US...
Forum: Gas Engines
07-01-2016, 03:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,694
Posted By prigai

+1 - 16:1 Gas/Oil ratio is the minimum you want...

+1 - 16:1 Gas/Oil ratio is the minimum you want to run-in a plain conrod bearings 4 stroke engine, after run-in you can go to 20:1 on the larger engines, but on a 15cc (.91) a 16:1 is always the...
Forum: Gas Engines
06-30-2016, 04:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,985
Posted By prigai

The Evo 10 comes with an Electronic Ignition...

The Evo 10 comes with an Electronic Ignition module but can be used with a G5 glow plug.
The OS 10 only comes with the G5 plug but you can fit an aftermarket ignition module (and magnet).
Either...
Forum: Gas Engines
06-30-2016, 02:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,985
Posted By prigai

It looks better on paper than in the hand, since...

It looks better on paper than in the hand, since I like the rear carb and one piece cylinder design, I ordered spares to assemble 2 engines (less ignitions and mufflers). Quality of most parts look...
Forum: Gas Engines
06-29-2016, 09:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,985
Posted By prigai

Never had an Evolution, (but I have an MVVS which...

Never had an Evolution, (but I have an MVVS which is a great engine) so cannot comment with any level of knowledge or experience.
Users like them so they must be good, nothing against the engine I...
Forum: Gas Engines
06-29-2016, 09:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,985
Posted By prigai

If you plan to move on to something more lively...

If you plan to move on to something more lively later, the GGT15 will give you better options.
If you want only one engine (for now as well as later) get a GGT15 they are almost the same price.
Forum: Gas Engines
06-29-2016, 09:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,985
Posted By prigai

Probably an overkill but why not? just be careful...

Probably an overkill but why not? just be careful with your throttle control, you can probably tear the wings apart.
The OS GGT10 is probably more suitable and will result in a lighter plane. It is...
Forum: Gas Engines
06-29-2016, 06:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,985
Posted By prigai

The Rascal is a high wing light design that...

The Rascal is a high wing light design that floats on landings, if you want to reduce the idle to a reliable low idle you can consider an on board glow plug igniter such as this one: ...
Forum: Gas Engines
06-29-2016, 03:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,985
Posted By prigai

OS has only the GGT10 to my knowledge using a G5...

OS has only the GGT10 to my knowledge using a G5 glow plug, OS offer a GT15 and GGT15 in the 15cc range.
The GGT10 is easily convertible to a GT10 by adding a EI ignition (1/4"-32 spark plug).
I...
Forum: Gas Engines
06-29-2016, 01:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,985
Posted By prigai

Maybe you should start with the application you...

Maybe you should start with the application you need it for.
There is no clear winner in all cases, your best option is to search for threads or reports about the engine you consider.
I don't have...
Forum: Gas Engines
06-22-2016, 10:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 715
Posted By prigai

Most carbs are set with both needles at 2 - 21/4...

Most carbs are set with both needles at 2 - 21/4 from close position.
The LSN controls the engine RPM from idle to around 2/3-3/4 of the RPM range, the HSN controls the top 1/4.
You always start...
Forum: Gas Engines
06-18-2016, 04:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,002
Posted By prigai

When the piston is on the way up the cylinder and...

When the piston is on the way up the cylinder and the piston ring goes past the top of the intake ports, the vacuum created in the crankcase sucks a new charge via the reed valve. There is no...
Forum: Gas Engines
06-18-2016, 02:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,103
Posted By prigai

It depends on the particular engine. Gas...

It depends on the particular engine.
Gas engines are similar to 4 strokes in the fact that you can use larger props, engine manufacturers power figures mean nothing really.
A good approximation is...
Forum: Gas Engines
06-17-2016, 11:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,172
Posted By prigai

Yes it's an easy install, mostly fitted on the...

Yes it's an easy install, mostly fitted on the back plate but if you are concerned about interference with the crankshaft it can also be tapped onto the cylinder port, similar to the NGH 17....
11-23-2015, 12:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,687
Posted By prigai

It will be easier for you to use the Walbro as...

It will be easier for you to use the Walbro as repair kits for the WT series are readily available and reasonably priced.
Your Walbro should have the number 24 embossed in the venturi, this is...
10-07-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,817
Posted By prigai

Well done, very nice ... I also have a 36cc...

Well done, very nice ...

I also have a 36cc 4 Mix currently stripped and waiting for conversion, no time now but the festive season is soon upon us...

AV8TOR - I thought you once mentioned you...
10-07-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,099
Posted By prigai

It looks like a small motorbike/Goped motor. ...

It looks like a small motorbike/Goped motor.
I've looked at one once and decided it's probably too heavy for air applications.
The best conversions come out of chainsaws and to a lesser extent...
09-21-2015, 03:10 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 17,713
Posted By prigai

Just use a discarded glow plug, clean the old...

Just use a discarded glow plug, clean the old filament out and thread with 3mm fit. The G5 is a bit longer than OS 'F' but will fit most engines. You can always use additional glow plug washers....
09-20-2015, 09:00 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 17,713
Posted By prigai

This method works better in a colder climate...

This method works better in a colder climate maate,
Sheilas Downunder get Smoking Hot when fire hosed! ;)

Going back to the thread, I've completed the conversion of the Supertigre G3250 engines...
09-14-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 17,713
Posted By prigai

That is true for almost anything, my wife is a...

That is true for almost anything, my wife is a great example :)
09-11-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 17,713
Posted By prigai

Try the link again: ...

Try the link again:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_FBUfVt9MBI
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