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Forum: Marketplace
03-15-2020, 07:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 714
Posted By RocketRob

Number 2 and 3 - OS .10 I'll buy this. PM...

Number 2 and 3 - OS .10

I'll buy this.
PM sent
02-25-2020, 07:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,531
Posted By RocketRob

All Gummed Up!

Hey Mike, Roger that - All gummed up.
On the little Valentine I can pass a thin copper armature winding wire through the needle into the supply side. It is the tiny little spray hole which I think...
02-25-2020, 07:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,112
Posted By RocketRob

Thank you Mike! Great information. I think you...

Thank you Mike! Great information. I think you are right = thinking the 18" range
02-19-2020, 06:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,531
Posted By RocketRob

Tried to run her up but she is not drawing fuel....

Tried to run her up but she is not drawing fuel. Compression is good everything appears sorted. I think there must be a caster clog in the needle valve. this little needle appears pressed in It is...
02-14-2020, 03:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,112
Posted By RocketRob

DC Dart .55cc Marine

Hello,
i have a little Dart Diesel Marine of .55 cc displacement. Is anyone familiar with these and have ideas on size of boat, prop and what hardware to make the connection. I have a carb from...
02-12-2020, 05:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 361
Posted By RocketRob

DCDart Diesel Marine - Boat?

Hello,
i have a little Dart Diesel Marine of .55 cc displacement. Is anyone familiar with these and have ideas on size of boat, prop and what hardware to make the connection. I have a carb from...
01-24-2020, 04:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,914
Posted By RocketRob

Heat it up beyond the warp to where you can just...

Heat it up beyond the warp to where you can just barely touch it and hold it beyond straight while it cools. Might need a helper to run the heat gun while you hold and twist. And about your third...
01-21-2020, 06:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,914
Posted By RocketRob

Have you tried a heat gun warping it a bit beyond...

Have you tried a heat gun warping it a bit beyond straight to allow some spring back?
01-12-2020, 06:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,055
Posted By RocketRob

Looks nice! Seagull typically does a good job. I...

Looks nice! Seagull typically does a good job. I have their gas Harmon Rocket and enjoy it with a 4 stroke Saito 82.
The nemesis looks good as well with a bit less wing area.
01-12-2020, 06:08 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 14,869
Posted By RocketRob

Nice catch! Can't wait to see how you spec it...

Nice catch! Can't wait to see how you spec it out!
It's screaming for a little VA!
Layup is extremely light. We even put some carbon tow across the wing saddle for the .010s.
01-08-2020, 06:46 PM
Replies: 362
Views: 54,785
Posted By RocketRob

Found the Sportwerks header for $6.99 ea. on...

Found the Sportwerks header for $6.99 ea. on closeout here if anyone else is interested.

https://shop.stormerhobbies.com/product-p/swk4122.htm
01-06-2020, 05:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,531
Posted By RocketRob

I believe so but have not bench tested the engine...

I believe so but have not bench tested the engine as yet- not sure if I can get to it before the weekend.

Still having a challenge freeing the crank in a John .3. The piston is free as the...
01-06-2020, 06:14 AM
Replies: 362
Views: 54,785
Posted By RocketRob

Sweet. Love the program graphic also! I...

Sweet. Love the program graphic also!

I think I found out what happened to all my little bearings, the race disintegrated, whether from the acetone soak or or the ATF crockpot of death. The inner...
01-05-2020, 09:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,531
Posted By RocketRob

https://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/1-2-1-8-airplanes...

https://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/1-2-1-8-airplanes-70/9426021-1-8a-1-16a.html

The original build thread - it has been almost 10 years.

1/8a or 1/16a?...
01-05-2020, 05:44 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 14,869
Posted By RocketRob

JM Glasscraft Micro Estrelita

Here is my little .010 after sitting on the shelf for 5-6 or 10 years:mad:...
01-05-2020, 05:36 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 14,869
Posted By RocketRob

Wow! just Wow! Great information here - who would...

Wow! just Wow! Great information here - who would have thought - the little Cox that could.
I am engrossed reading your rolled fuse thread currently. Lot to catch up on! I may have to actually use...
01-05-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 362
Views: 54,785
Posted By RocketRob

Is anyone still futzing with these little...

Is anyone still futzing with these little engines?

After a multi year hiatus I am returning my engines to service.
My little picco was feeling pretty gritty upon rotation and could not get the...
01-05-2020, 04:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,531
Posted By RocketRob

Return of the Valentine

After a several year hiatus, I am getting back into the hobby. When I last flew i thought I would fly again the following week. Not sure exactly what happened but I didn't, and 5-6 or 10 years went...
Forum: Glow Engines
01-05-2020, 04:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 772
Posted By RocketRob

Thank you, I will try the low setting on my pot...

Thank you, I will try the low setting on my pot Next Time. As I just turned off the high setting on this morning's batch. I haven't looked inside yet.
01-04-2020, 06:42 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 14,869
Posted By RocketRob

Sweet! finally able to watch your videos. Thank...

Sweet! finally able to watch your videos. Thank you greatly for the prop information! I love your plane and engine. Can you post some close up photos of each! Great field BTW!
Thank you!
Forum: Glow Engines
01-04-2020, 06:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 772
Posted By RocketRob

Thank you Wasp, I remember cooking off engines...

Thank you Wasp,
I remember cooking off engines and them turning a dark dull grey = will try the WD 40. Glad it is useful for something!
01-03-2020, 06:18 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 14,869
Posted By RocketRob

Hello Pond Skipper, I am dusting her off and...

Hello Pond Skipper,
I am dusting her off and sorting out where I left off after my hiatus. I was running a 4.2x4 but had some trouble getting on pipe, but the times when it would - hold on to your...
01-01-2020, 08:24 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 14,869
Posted By RocketRob

Well after a 10 year hiatus I am dusting off the...

Well after a 10 year hiatus I am dusting off the VA powered Pee Wee Penetrator!...
05-22-2019, 06:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,685
Posted By RocketRob

Wow Fizz nice plane, should have good visibility...

Wow Fizz nice plane, should have good visibility also!
03-29-2017, 08:17 AM
Replies: 558
Views: 61,665
Posted By RocketRob

Look's Strega For Sale!

After not being able to finish the project and bring the plane to market, I have decided to offer the effort for sale. :cool:

Package includes Look's original plug, molds, wood templates,...
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