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06-23-2018, 03:05 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 16,412
Posted By Cruisen

Your Build

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03-29-2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 267
Views: 32,596
Posted By Cruisen

Hi Propwashed. Just wanted to thank you for...

Hi Propwashed. Just wanted to thank you for taking the time to photograph your build, it really helps as I am a visual learner. I am about to rebuild a P51 which was a through away by a friend. I...
Forum: Glow Engines
02-01-2018, 09:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,027
Posted By Cruisen

Yes crock pots are great especially for the...

Yes crock pots are great especially for the larger engines. The coffee percolator keeps the temp at 220 F. This has been working well for the smaller engines I have cleaned in the past. There was not...
Forum: Glow Engines
01-28-2018, 01:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,027
Posted By Cruisen

This weekend I was able to do some more on the...

This weekend I was able to do some more on the old OS 50. I now have all the parts cleaned, buffed and treated with an anti corrosive. Except for the crank case, which I have still in the soup. I'll...
Forum: Glow Engines
01-28-2018, 01:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,027
Posted By Cruisen

Hi vogelm1. Yes, the parts came out looking...

Hi vogelm1. Yes, the parts came out looking amazing. The soup is antifreeze coolant that I use in an old coffee percolator. I simply put the parts in,whole at first, and let them percolate for as...
Forum: Glow Engines
01-26-2018, 02:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,027
Posted By Cruisen

S o guys, don't give up on those old engines. If...

S o guys, don't give up on those old engines. If you have any Q. drop me a line. Till next time, Cruisen.
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This is the finished cylinder, ready for assembly. :cool:
Forum: Glow Engines
01-26-2018, 02:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,027
Posted By Cruisen

I have also been working on the cylinder liner....

I have also been working on the cylinder liner. Check this out, what a difference a little effort can make. ;)
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Forum: Glow Engines
01-26-2018, 01:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,027
Posted By Cruisen

Now the throat and spray bar. 2252235

Now the throat and spray bar.
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Forum: Glow Engines
01-26-2018, 01:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,027
Posted By Cruisen

Now after- cleaned and reassembled. ...

Now after- cleaned and reassembled.
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Forum: Glow Engines
01-26-2018, 01:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,027
Posted By Cruisen

Hi guys. Well I've done some more on the 1963 Os...

Hi guys. Well I've done some more on the 1963 Os 50. I have stripped down the carby, cleaned it and rebuilt it. I'm very pleased with the finished result. Here are some photos before and after....
Forum: Glow Engines
01-22-2018, 10:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,027
Posted By Cruisen

Talking Here is a photo of the crank shaft, looking down...

Here is a photo of the crank shaft, looking down through the intake. This is immediately after I removed the carby. It is in perfect condition.2251972...
Forum: Glow Engines
01-22-2018, 10:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,027
Posted By Cruisen

If you look closely, you can see the shiny...

If you look closely, you can see the shiny bearings behind the big end. This is a 55 year old engine. How cool is that?
Forum: Glow Engines
01-22-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,027
Posted By Cruisen

OK that is how I removed the baffle exhaust. 2...

OK that is how I removed the baffle exhaust. 2 small stainless steel rods used as 'tommy bars'. Easy. Here's a pic of the big end. It still has the manufacturer's 'Blue' on it.]2251971
Forum: Glow Engines
01-22-2018, 10:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,027
Posted By Cruisen

Hi guys. I know it's been a while since my last...

Hi guys. I know it's been a while since my last post. My apologies. I have been able to remove the tubular baffle type exhaust and strip the engine down. It is in exceptional condition considering...
Forum: Glow Engines
01-20-2018, 03:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 279
Posted By Cruisen

Smile Need owners manual for OS 58 RC 1960 Model

I am looking for a copy of the owners manual/operating instructions for a 1960's OS 58 RC. Thanks
Forum: Glow Engines
01-06-2018, 06:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,027
Posted By Cruisen

Guys I have just placed a photo of the 50 in my...

Guys I have just placed a photo of the 50 in my gallery. I think I have worked out how to remove the muffler, but not 100% certain. I think the dome shaped ends unscrew allowing the baffle to slide...
Forum: Glow Engines
01-06-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,027
Posted By Cruisen

That's correct guys. It is an older baffled...

That's correct guys. It is an older baffled piston engine with throttle linked exhaust baffle. Different to the pic of the 49 as the baffle is tubular, attached like a muffler with the baffle in the...
Forum: Glow Engines
01-05-2018, 09:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,027
Posted By Cruisen

Red face OS 50 RC. 1963. strip down

Hi guys. This is my first thread. Hope I'm doing it right. Q.- How do I remove the baffle exhaust from this engine so I can strip it down for cleaning. I can not seem to find any info on line so far....
Forum: Glow Engines
12-23-2017, 11:58 AM
Replies: 957
Views: 104,162
Posted By Cruisen

Hi guys. I am a new member, but I have been a...

Hi guys. I am a new member, but I have been a modeler for 40 odd years. I have just started collecting a few older OS engines and I need a copy of the operating instructions, etc for a 1960s OS 19...
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