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Forum: The Clubhouse
06-27-2020, 09:05 AM
Replies: 8,764
Views: 453,872
Posted By RC_Fanatic

A few years ago someone posted plans here for...

A few years ago someone posted plans here for something similar to the "Ultimate Flight Stand." I built one and found it saved a lot of pain and frustration. I think the plans were from a guy in...
06-01-2020, 12:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,114
Posted By RC_Fanatic

I know if you can get in from the side, you can...

I know if you can get in from the side, you can use a small blade screwdriver. In this case, I am trying to install and remove clevises on the servo arms in the plane with minimal side access.
...
06-01-2020, 12:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,114
Posted By RC_Fanatic

Question Tool to open clevis?

Years ago someone came up with a simple tool for opening a clevis. Just getting back in the hobby but can't recall what it was like. I tried a search here and Tips with no success.
Murray
Forum: Glow Engines
05-13-2020, 11:35 AM
Replies: 683
Views: 89,813
Posted By RC_Fanatic

Looked at the "spare" carb. The hole in the brass...

Looked at the "spare" carb. The hole in the brass part was so offset from the nipple bore that I could only get the very tip of a T-pin into the opening. Almost impossible to blow through the...
Forum: Glow Engines
05-09-2020, 02:53 PM
Replies: 683
Views: 89,813
Posted By RC_Fanatic

Thanks for a lot of useful information. Found a...

Thanks for a lot of useful information. Found a NIB Tower 46 in a box of other engines I'd acquired over the years. In the box was a "spare" carb body. Recalled there must have been a reason for that...
Forum: Glow Engines
04-23-2020, 02:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 540
Posted By RC_Fanatic

Thanks, Jim. Got a chuckle from your post. Much...

Thanks, Jim. Got a chuckle from your post. Much as I love the Saito's (have a 100 in a WM chipmunk), I'd find it hard to justify buying another engine. Besides the two 46AX's in the two T-34's, I...
Forum: Glow Engines
04-21-2020, 03:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 540
Posted By RC_Fanatic

Thanks all. I've replaced way too many bearings...

Thanks all. I've replaced way too many bearings for it not to be a slam dunk. The 46ax's came from new with crappy bearings so I have the technique down. Also have a couple of spare sets!
Was...
Forum: Marketplace
04-20-2020, 04:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 64
Posted By RC_Fanatic

Wanted: 120ax Crankcase

Looking for a 120AX crankcase in very good condition. Broke the mounting rail off one side but the rest of the engine is in excellent condition. Looking for a crankcase or a parts engine.
Forum: Glow Engines
04-20-2020, 03:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 540
Posted By RC_Fanatic

Unhappy Old 46AX Worth Fixing?

Bearings in one of my 46AX's are gone. You can hear them when you rotate the crankshaft. I've replaced bearings before but question whether it is worth the effort as the engine has minimal...
04-04-2020, 10:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,448
Posted By RC_Fanatic

"All that's required is to roll the engine...

"All that's required is to roll the engine backward until it hits compression and start it.Unless the engine is flooded, the starter shouldn't have any trouble turning it over."

Interesting how...
03-30-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,448
Posted By RC_Fanatic

Gentlemen, let me whine for a moment. Haven't...

Gentlemen, let me whine for a moment. Haven't flown for a couple of years (some medical issues) so I took the two week self-isolation as a chance to fix and prep a couple of planes. Well, the stay at...
03-26-2020, 10:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,448
Posted By RC_Fanatic

Thanks. My concern is pulling too much current...

Thanks. My concern is pulling too much current from the Lipo pack and having it blow up either then and there or in the back of my car on the way home. From a rather dim understanding of LiPo...
03-26-2020, 09:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,448
Posted By RC_Fanatic

Question LiPo Pack for Sullivan Dynatron Starter

Up to now I've been using old motorcycle batteries for my Sullivan high torque starter. Looking for a LiPo solution, 14V (4S?). Starter says 12/24V, 100A. Probably two 2S packs in series. Not into...
02-19-2019, 11:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By RC_Fanatic

PM sent.

PM sent.
02-16-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By RC_Fanatic

Aeroworks 35cc Extra 260 ARF-QB

I have a NIB Aeroworks 35cc Extra 260 ARF-QB kit that I realize I will probably never get around to building. :( It's been sitting behind our sofa since I got it and my wife wants it out.

The box...
11-06-2018, 04:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 574
Posted By RC_Fanatic

No, it is actually for the full kit. Tremendous...

No, it is actually for the full kit. Tremendous amount of detail for the actual construction including cross-grain balsa on lower rear fuselage. That really should come after routing the controls...
11-04-2018, 01:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 574
Posted By RC_Fanatic

The instructions that came with my kit is a...

The instructions that came with my kit is a booklet with 64 pages, 8&1/2 x 5&1/2! :eek: Local copy shops will not copy it because of the copyright. Just started the kit and I'm a slow builder. If you...
Forum: Glow Engines
07-07-2018, 02:44 PM
Replies: 48,558
Views: 2,787,824
Posted By RC_Fanatic

You need to go to the "Thread Tools" at the top...

You need to go to the "Thread Tools" at the top of the page and click on "subscribe."
07-02-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 1,228
Views: 234,179
Posted By RC_Fanatic

+2

+2
Forum: The Clubhouse
04-09-2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 21,633
Posted By RC_Fanatic

Received an email from Tower saying that we...

Received an email from Tower saying that we needed to opt out from having our customer data sold to Horizon by April 06. Email was received April 06, 8:12 pm Pacific time! Wonder if Horizon will...
03-29-2018, 11:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 22,611
Posted By RC_Fanatic

Doug, PM me your email address and I can send you...

Doug, PM me your email address and I can send you a set of plans.
03-28-2018, 06:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 495
Posted By RC_Fanatic

Sub-C NiCd's with Different capacities

Was cycling a couple of sub-C NiCd batteries used in my glow driver, typically 1700SCR's. Had a couple of other sub-C's that came with on-board glow drivers. Surprised that they tested at around...
03-22-2018, 11:15 AM
Replies: 1,228
Views: 234,179
Posted By RC_Fanatic

ET, your troubles sound like mine when I try to...

ET, your troubles sound like mine when I try to get something done on an airplane! :(
03-21-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 470
Posted By RC_Fanatic

Schematic for Accu-Cycle Pro Series charger

One side of the Hobbico Accu-Cycle charger will not cycle batteries. I have another cycler/charger but it's handy to have this one as well. Plus, data on all my batteries are from this charger. Would...
Forum: Glow Engines
03-20-2018, 07:20 AM
Replies: 48,558
Views: 2,787,824
Posted By RC_Fanatic

That's hilarious! I'm an AC/DC fan but have to...

That's hilarious! I'm an AC/DC fan but have to say these guys do a great job with that song.
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