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Old Mar 10, 2011, 04:31 PM
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I love these engine its a shame even im going electric slowly

i dont think 50 years from now anyone will be looking at a brushless motor with such content!
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Old Mar 10, 2011, 04:32 PM
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OK sports fans - quiz time. Who can name these two 5cc engines ? BOB
And the winner is - JMP blackfoot ! (do you have a first name we could use,as your blackfoot thing is a bit of a mouthful ?)
He correctly identified the early 1950's French REA. The other engine would probably only have been ID'd by an Aussie. More information to follow on the latter. BOB
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Old Mar 10, 2011, 04:42 PM
Electrif(r)ied nitroman
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K&B 6,5cc. 'Lee Custom'

Another K/B 'Lee Custom' engine, tuned by Clarence Lee
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Old Mar 10, 2011, 05:08 PM
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Danny, have you got one of these ?
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Old Mar 10, 2011, 05:24 PM
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More on the "mystery" Bendigo 29, and also a hobby shop familiar to US Servicemen stationed in Occupied Japan.
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Old Mar 10, 2011, 05:45 PM
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Bill, I'm guessing it dates from the spark to glow changeover era, but it must have been intended for a specific engine - with a very thick head !! The only clue is a small letter Z stamped on the body.
We need to sort this out Bob.....it's driving me crazy!!

Bill
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Old Mar 10, 2011, 05:46 PM
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OK guessin time--
I'll bite, what's his name

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Old Mar 10, 2011, 06:08 PM
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This one has to be seen, my favorite all time engine so far. The sound of this engine is absolutely awsum. I have one I'm breaking in and another still factory sealed. Craftmanship is second to none and this thing is powerful.

The Enya Vt 240

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Old Mar 10, 2011, 07:02 PM
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Guy, my God, #3 & #4 must be a tiny engine - look at the size of that Arden plug in relation to it ! It must be a home-made job, speed intended ? Dunno what the dog is, but why is he sitting in a Mercedes ? BOB
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Old Mar 10, 2011, 07:06 PM
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Bill, yes, the VT-240 is a magnificent thing - I have a NIB one myself, and every so often I get it out of its box and just enjoy the feeling of turning it over ! They should be on display in a museum somewhere, shouldn't they ?
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Old Mar 10, 2011, 07:36 PM
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Ya Bob,: yours and mine.....

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Old Mar 10, 2011, 08:20 PM
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Here's a rare one you won't see every day ...
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Old Mar 10, 2011, 08:34 PM
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Looks like a Canuck 29 nice Frank. Better put some new batteries in the camera.


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Old Mar 10, 2011, 08:35 PM
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Here's a rare one you won't see every day ...
Frank, what vintage is that ? The bolt-on bypass cover reminds me of the old Forster 99. BOB
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