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Forum: The Clubhouse
02-06-2012, 05:56 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,500
Posted By mapnet

RE: Where do you like to fly?

I agree 100% on the above stupid flying comment.
Actions like that affect the whole hobby,and give the general public the wrong impression .

Maurice
10-22-2011, 10:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,435
Posted By mapnet

RE: DH-88 Comet: Where does the exhaust exit from?

Not a single per engine,but one on each side of each engine nacelle.
Forum: The Clubhouse
02-24-2011, 05:46 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,428
Posted By mapnet

RE: Pilots Man Your Computers: This is NO DRILL

236th person from Pennsylvania.

Maurice Peronnet
AMA 95781
02-14-2011, 08:22 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 17,571
Posted By mapnet

RE: Early RC Models Debolt Champ build

They were triangle stock strips on the leading edge close to the wing root.

Maurice
Forum: Glow Engines
11-05-2010, 03:26 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 10,511
Posted By mapnet

RE: What prop for O.S. FS-20 ?

I have an FS-20 bought new about 20 years ago.

It came without a muffler and has a straight exhaust pipe without a pressure tap.

Do FS-26 mufflers fit the straight pipe?

Maurice...
10-08-2010, 06:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,138
Posted By mapnet

RE: Diesel .049

I have an OK.075 Diesel. It has an O ring on the contra piston.
08-06-2010, 07:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,937
Posted By mapnet

RE: Thimble drome?

Aerodrome was another name for airport.
Replies: 156
Views: 16,383
Posted By mapnet

RE: what was your first radio system?

My first system was a Berkely Super Aerotrol TX &RX kit build. 1958
05-09-2010, 08:44 AM
Forum: Glow Engines
04-04-2010, 08:03 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 20,274
Posted By mapnet

RE: The FIRST Glow Engine You Ever Owned-remember?

My first engine was a O&R 19 (ignition) 1947, converted to glow in 1949 with an Arden glow plug in 1949.

First glow engine,1949 K&B Infant .02.
02-13-2010, 08:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,095
Posted By mapnet

RE: Need a diode for A123 100 on ign.

Why not use two diodes wired in parallel?
09-18-2009, 07:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,019
Posted By mapnet

RE: .049 sailplane set up

18 years ago,I built a 2x4 with a nose mounted TD(.049) diesel. Used a 2 oz. tank. Flew well.

Changed to an OS 10 FSR with an 8x4 MA prop. Added light weight 2" wheels & LG to the firewall. Flew...
09-15-2009, 08:12 AM
06-23-2009, 07:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,846
Posted By mapnet

RE: how small can gas/glow go?

On small(0.19 to 0.60 cu.in.) spark ignition engines we used 3 parts gasolene to 1 part #70 wt. non detergent motor oil.
03-01-2009, 05:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,669
Posted By mapnet

RE: Norvel tank - diesel safe?

TYVEK is a plasitc film used in post shipping bags and as a "house wrap" under exterior sheathing in home construction.

I think you mean TYGON tubing.

Maurice
11-22-2008, 08:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,424
Posted By mapnet

RE: Ohlson and Rice 23

Mid to late 40's . Glow versions without the ignition points were sold around 1949.

O&R produced front rotory valve versions around 1950.

Maurice
11-18-2008, 09:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,049
Posted By mapnet

RE: ohlson and rice .19 engine

O&R 19 engines were run on a fuel mixture of three parts gasolene(petrol)and one part 70 weight motor oil.
08-22-2008, 07:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,641
Posted By mapnet

RE: RJL head

Bob, Is the aluminum disc closest to the piston or is the teflon ?

Maurice
08-04-2008, 10:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,541
Posted By mapnet

RE: The Prophet

Goldbergs Gentle Lady (OS 10FSR) and a geared electric Electra both had 1/4" sq, pushrods,
They flew well for years.

Maurice
08-02-2008, 01:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,582
Posted By mapnet

RE: Small tanks and clunks...

The old Jim Walker U-C Firebaby 1/2A used a baloon tank.
No problems,lots of fun with an Atwood Wasp or OK Cub.

Maurice
04-30-2008, 09:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,773
Posted By mapnet

RE: Wild Child

Also Citizens Band Tx's were on 27.255. If they were keyed nearby when you were flying with a regen RX your rudder would lock in
hard right and you would spiral in out of control.

Maurice
01-28-2008, 09:51 AM
Replies: 2,424
Views: 264,350
Posted By mapnet

11-25-2007, 08:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 951
Posted By mapnet

RE: Okay, Guess the plane!!

Looks like something Hal Debolt designed in the 60's.

Maurice
11-22-2007, 10:06 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 11,531
Posted By mapnet

RE: ST 40 Gasoline CDI Ignition

The old time ignition engines used a three to one mixture of gas to #70 weight motor oil.

Maurice
Forum: Glow Engines
10-31-2007, 09:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 821
Posted By mapnet

RE: stuck carb

If the above replies don't work,try cooking the carb in an old crock pot with glycol antifreeze for a few hours.
Remove all rubber and plastic parts before heating.as the glycol mar ruin them.
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