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05-10-2009, 09:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 682
Posted By Bratpak

Eagle 50 Motor

Hello All,
I just bought an Exceed Eagle 50 off a guy who put one flight on it and decided helis aren't for him.
I put 6 flights on it and now the main motor is burnt out.
Does anyone know of...
Forum: Glow Engines
11-25-2008, 07:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 785
Posted By Bratpak

RE: experience w/GMS engines?

I have a GMS 47 on a Twist 40 size running on no nitro fuel with a 12.25 x 3.75 prop and it just screams. Unlimited verticle, a very well running engine.
It does take a bit to get them broken in...
Forum: Beginners
10-18-2008, 02:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 944
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Twist .40 Build Help

I broke mine in the spot where the wing bolts on and reinforced it when I fixed the plane.
Here's one pic where you can kinda see how I fixed it with balsa and popsicle sticks !!!!

Mark
Forum: RC Fuels
10-12-2008, 09:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,706
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Turbine Engine Oil

It's funny you should ask that question because this fuel has a real distinct smell to it in the jug and cleaning the excess off the plane after a flight. If you open a box of band aids the smell you...
10-04-2008, 09:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,435
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Best Walbro carb for Poulan 25cc ?

Hi Foodstick,

I got my carb off of EBay.
Here's a link to my conversion thread. It has the carb info in the thread.

Mark

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/m_7725853/tm.htm
09-14-2008, 09:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Low Buck Poulan Conversion

I just thought I would bring this back up to show that I have been working on a plane for this engine. An UltraSpad that as designed for a 25 cc engine.

Mark
08-01-2008, 09:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Low Buck Poulan Conversion

You're welcome Rich,
The carb works really well on my engine.

Mark
07-31-2008, 01:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Low Buck Poulan Conversion

The last piece of the puzzle showed up today, the prop adaptor.

Mark
07-28-2008, 06:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Low Buck Poulan Conversion

Thanks DeadCell

I have about $50 into it now and that includes the 16x8 MAS prop and 3" spinner.

Mark
07-27-2008, 07:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Low Buck Poulan Conversion

Thanks Buck, I plugged it up.

I know I said I wouldn't do it [:@], but temptation got the best of me this afternoon, and while I had the engine on the stand I made and mounted to my Craftsman...
07-26-2008, 06:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Low Buck Poulan Conversion

I put some fuel in the tank and tried to prime the carb( I won't start it until I get the proper propeller hub).
I was having no luck priming until I plugged the tube that is next to the...
07-26-2008, 03:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Low Buck Poulan Conversion

I am done my engine test stand and bought some 2 stroke low ash oil and am just waiting on my prop hub to get here. I know this engine fuel was mixed 40:1 when it was in the weed eater. So I will...
07-25-2008, 01:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,557
Posted By Bratpak

RE: stihl engine

Send the pic to your email address and then transfer it to " My Pictures" in your computer.

Mark
07-22-2008, 09:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Low Buck Poulan Conversion

Thanks Buck. I don't have a plane for this yet but I was thinking of an RC Guys Treehopper or a Hanger 9 Ultra Stik Lite 120.

Mark
07-21-2008, 02:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Low Buck Poulan Conversion

Thanks for the prop replies guys,
I think I will give the smaller 16 x 8 prop a try first and go from there.
But I need to know what size spinner to order for that prop.

Mark
Forum: RC Fuels
07-21-2008, 02:15 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,706
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Turbine Engine Oil

Yes I will run this engine for a few flights and then tear it apart to have a look. I haven't been out flying lately due to crappy weather and other life commitments.
I used 15% turbine oil and 2%...
07-20-2008, 11:50 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Low Buck Poulan Conversion

A proper propeller hub has been bought and will hopefully be on it's way the first of this week :D.
Now for the propeller itself.
I have read these engines like either an 18 x 6 or a 16 x 8...
07-19-2008, 04:04 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Low Buck Poulan Conversion

Nope, I didn't flip the carb. This is the oem position. I just went downstairs and took the carb and spacer off to make sure all the holes were lined up and they are.
I did read some of the...
07-19-2008, 06:37 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Low Buck Poulan Conversion

The model # of the carb is WT - 263
The ebay number I provided to Rich ( Ebay # 160262090004) is an auction for that carb. I originally found a post that was asking for a carb for a Homelite 25 cc...
07-18-2008, 09:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Low Buck Poulan Conversion

Buck, I got some 1/8" aluminum plate given to me to make motor mounts out of. The piece should be enough to make 12 mounts !!
Glad you were able to find it ok Rich.
Here's a pic of the velocity...
07-17-2008, 09:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Low Buck Poulan Conversion

I can't seem to get a link to work to the store but here is the ebay # of one of his carbs for bid. From there you can get to his store.

Ebay Item # 160262090004 Just type this number into the...
07-17-2008, 03:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Low Buck Poulan Conversion

I got the carb off of Ebay store A Plus Small Engines. Nice guy to deal with. It was double packaged and he sent it out the next day after the auction was over.
I also got some aluminum plate given...
07-15-2008, 01:40 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Low Buck Poulan Conversion

Thank you for the reply Buck, opinions are always welcome. That's why I like these forums.
The thread on the shaft is 5/16 X 24
That is a nice hub in the pictures.
Also while I got you here LOL...
07-14-2008, 08:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

RE: Low Buck Poulan Conversion

Thanks JG,
I used the shaft that was on the front of the engine for the prop adaptor.
The front half of the shaft was a square hole that the drive for the weed eater spool slipped into. I drilled...
07-13-2008, 12:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,844
Posted By Bratpak

Low Buck Poulan Conversion

Now that I am finished with my 0% nitro glow fuel I was looking around for another project and came across this conversion forum. I have been reading here for a week or so and wouldn't you know it,...
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