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Old 02-01-2006, 01:29 AM
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.67 kb.what are the reccomendations on fuel mix,brand or deals.thanks.hey ron olson,whats up with kalamazoo?i heard if you graduate high school they pay for your college education.as soon as i have a kid im gonna be your neighbor.lol
Old 02-01-2006, 07:01 PM
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Default RE: another fuel question

Run any good brand of boat fuel with 18-20% mix of castor and synthetic. The K&B will take a lot of nitro but 45-50% will do you fine.

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Don't restrict yourself to "Boat Fuel". Fuel is fuel with variations in the oil package and nitro percentage. Depending on your intended use (racing or screwin around) standard old 10 to 15 % nitro with oil percentage in the 18 - 20 % region (synthetic and castor oil mix) should do just fine. If you want to race and have deep pockets, step up to 30% or more nitro. I run 60% in my Mac powered Wild thing and 30% in my K&B powered .21 Hydro. Fuel to suit the engine. The Mac loves nitro and the K&B doesn't know the difference.
Old 02-02-2006, 10:55 AM
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Default RE: another fuel question

If you haven't already, you might want to contact some of the local IMPBA members. They should have a better (less $) source of fuel than your local hobby shop. There are several clubs in your area. http://www.impba12.com

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