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Old Feb 18, 2013, 04:09 PM
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Great Planes Power Pod Unpowered

Will a Thunder Tiger .07 fit on the Great Planes unpowered power pod? Zachb657
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Old Feb 18, 2013, 07:56 PM
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Will a Thunder Tiger .07 fit on the Great Planes unpowered power pod? Zachb657
http://www3.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin...?&I=LXJ770&P=7
the engine is small enough that you could make it fit, but where will you put the fuel tank?
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Old Feb 18, 2013, 08:01 PM
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I still have to figure that out but i thought it could go right in the middle of the power pod were that hole is.
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Old Feb 18, 2013, 08:29 PM
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I still have to figure that out but i thought it could go right in the middle of the power pod were that hole is.
mounting the tank low like that may cause fuel draw issues.
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Old Feb 18, 2013, 08:38 PM
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mounting the tank low like that may cause fuel draw issues.
Oh yeah, do you have any suggestions on where to put it? I dont really know were.
Maybe putting it on the back of the pod but vertical.
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Old Feb 18, 2013, 08:57 PM
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Oh yeah, do you have any suggestions on where to put it? I dont really know were.
Maybe putting it on the back of the pod but vertical.
If you have already purchased the pod you might be stuck.
you would be much better off scratchbuilding a pod with a platform behind the engine for the tank Like this.


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