I need a cool shirt to cover this ugly body. XL
Thanks Pe...and sorry to get OT.
I was thinking of making a piston stop out of an old plug.
How do you remove the ceramic part of the plug without breaking it?
I've seen this before and always wanted to ask.
I figured I would touch base on the FB ring replacement. I also hoaned the reed valve housing.
I have run a bit more than two gallons through the...
A123 is still making cells for RC battery packs.
Just recently they released a new battery replacement for the 2300 cells. They are now 2500.
I guess I don't understand how there can be so much difference from person to person with the Thunder Power packs.
Could this be due to your...
Good call on Chief Aircraft, just called them today, and I have a brand new one on the way.
I guess I should have called before my back...
I'll have to check with Chief, and Valley View Monday.
Thanks for reminding me of these distributors. I forgot where I bought the plane.
I am looking for a replacement canopy/hatch for my Yak 54 Russian Thunder in 50cc size. These were made by SD Models, TOC Extreme, Avation Models....
Good one Jody.
I guess I'll open the air intake for engine cooling. I have it baffled to direct the air directly over the cooling fins, but that...
No taper in the bore....I thought the .0006 out of round was bad enough.
The other thing that I thought was odd is that the bore isn't 43mm...
So what do you guys think about the cylinder bore being .0006 out of round?
Could the amount of heat indicated by the carbon on the inside of the piston cause any serious problems I should check for, as long as I have it...
The wrist pin is more of a bronze brown color. About the same color as burned on castor oil.
Thanks again for your reply.
I pulled the head and piston.
The ring was stuck in the piston, and as you can see by the pictures I included, it...
Thanks for your replies.
I didn't realize that the plating was that thin, and can see your concern about using a hone. I am a machinist, and...
I bought a couple of rings from Frank Bowman for my DL 50.
Do I need to hone or scuff up the cylinder walls before installing the ring?
I submitted my first post to a forum, and it appeared in the forum almost immediately.
About an hour later I found the answer to my question, and...
This is a little OT but...Can I check how well my DL 50/55 ignition module is working, by looking at the spark produced. It is more orange than...
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