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  • blw's Avatar
    11-22-2014, 10:43 AM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    Ash08, yes, you are right about being taxed to death on nitro. Oddly, there are a couple of countries in Europe that don't tax nitro. I forget which...
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    11-17-2014, 02:46 PM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    Yes, the Russian ship activity is getting reported a little over here. I had forgotten about the tax and I bet you are right about them skipping out...
    28120 replies | 1686453 view(s)
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    11-17-2014, 02:39 PM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    I had 2 years of French in school and have forgotten all of it. I remember some German though. For Quebec I also know how to point and hold up how...
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    11-15-2014, 12:13 PM
    blw replied to a thread starters in Glow Engines
    Chuck- I went through the same thing like you are. This is the best answer that SrTelemaster150 sent us: The Sears price is about $60 which...
    11 replies | 718 view(s)
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    11-15-2014, 12:10 PM
    blw replied to a thread Glow head brotherhood. in Glow Engines
    Jeffie- I may be wrong on your specific problem but your symptoms are a classic case of a Saito having tank gravity pressure reduced for whatever...
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    11-12-2014, 10:41 AM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    I was in Switzerland twice on vacation from Germany. That is funny you mention Swiss German. I remember it. Also, when I went to the Paris Airshow...
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    11-11-2014, 11:08 AM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    I moved 4 years ago and was fortunate to be able to move models and pieces of models myself in the truck. Same for computer gear, a big load of...
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    11-08-2014, 11:26 AM
    +1 to both replies.
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    11-07-2014, 11:02 AM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    Yeah, mine are the brown Clubman types. I guess I can tell differences in performance, like vertical performance, throttle position for cruise,...
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    11-06-2014, 11:13 AM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    I've got to agree with OF on APC props. It's what they do in the air regardless of that the tach says on the ground. I have a few Bolly's that Dar...
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    11-03-2014, 03:31 PM
    blw replied to a thread Saito 82 surging at wot in Glow Engines
    OF- maybe we should call him Lou??? :cool:
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    11-01-2014, 10:30 AM
    I bet you're right. I used to have a small pile of that. I wish I had kept it when I moved. I know where to get more at the local university...
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    11-01-2014, 10:27 AM
    blw replied to a thread Saito 82 surging at wot in Glow Engines
    The 72 is the engine with the plastic backplate problems. I wouldn't worry about the 82. WC is right about the piton o ring, but I've used the...
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    10-31-2014, 10:20 AM
    blw replied to a thread Saito 82 surging at wot in Glow Engines
    Dave, I know you weren't but I worded it where it did come out sounding like that is how I tune the LS. Tim, I never said it was normal and I said...
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    10-30-2014, 10:59 AM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    PB really stinks up a house fast, and it lingers. I would try a glow fuel soaking first. If you have a sonic cleaner you can set the engine in the...
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    10-30-2014, 10:46 AM
    blw replied to a thread Saito 82 surging at wot in Glow Engines
    Dave, I may need to clarify my recommendation. You are absolutely right about peaking the HS first, and then tuning the LS but my reply was meant to...
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    10-29-2014, 10:29 AM
    blw replied to a thread Welcome to Club SAITO ! in Glow Engines
    Interesting about aluminum gaskets. Copper is probably just the right softness for the job and handles heat just right. Beck's is German, btw. Not...
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    10-29-2014, 10:18 AM
    blw replied to a thread Saito 82 surging at wot in Glow Engines
    Did you tune the low speed needle valve until you got it about 1/8 of a turn too rich? This is same as setting it 1/8 richer when it won't surge in...
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