HobbyKing.com New Products Flash Sale
Reply
Thread Tools
Old Feb 10, 2004, 10:49 PM
I'll be back..bwap bwaap
Drillah's Avatar
Seattle
Joined Oct 2003
450 Posts
4-Stroke project

First pic here.
Over the next couple weeks I should be able to make a new layshaft and some engine mounts. I was hoping to re-use the side plates but due to the way they are cut out for the layshaft bearings and the fact that I am using a pullstart, I can't move them (bearings), or cut them and still mount them properly. The trickiest part is going to be making the custom 90 deg carb intake. This engine's carb intake sticks too farr out the side in stock form. More picks as soon as I get it mounted in the frame.
Drillah is offline Find More Posts by Drillah
Reply With Quote
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Old Feb 11, 2004, 12:37 AM
I'm not totally useless..
radical ron's Avatar
Drunen. NL
Joined Sep 2003
407 Posts
Nice OS engine you got there, Man I love you project allready and you barely started more,more,more, LOL
radical ron is offline Find More Posts by radical ron
Reply With Quote
Old Feb 11, 2004, 02:16 AM
Registered User
nuovaic's Avatar
Wetherby, UK
Joined Dec 2003
1,133 Posts
Hey Mike, I don't want you to rush it, but now that you've shown us the first pic, we'll need a constant stream of them!
Don't give up!

John
nuovaic is online now Find More Posts by nuovaic
Reply With Quote
Old Feb 11, 2004, 09:07 AM
Big thrills w/o hospital bills
scaulfi's Avatar
Brisbane, Australia
Joined Sep 2003
3,671 Posts
Cool...! Yeah,... i can't wait to see some progress pics also,... looks like a fun project to get bogged down into...!!!

Bend your own 90degree angle pipe with a little hobby pipe bender,... i've seen them at my LHS, not sure what the name of it was though...!

Keep at it.....

-shaun-
scaulfi is offline Find More Posts by scaulfi
Reply With Quote
Old Feb 11, 2004, 06:12 PM
Registered User
Joined Feb 2004
21 Posts
4-stroke project

I am doing the same thing.I have the 40 OSc.The motor is to big.
What hobby shop did you find the OS26CX at.I would like to purchase one.
wltrjack is offline Find More Posts by wltrjack
Reply With Quote
Old Feb 11, 2004, 06:28 PM
I'll be back..bwap bwaap
Drillah's Avatar
Seattle
Joined Oct 2003
450 Posts
Re: 4-stroke project

Quote:
Originally posted by wltrjack
I am doing the same thing.I have the 40 OSc.The motor is to big.
What hobby shop did you find the OS26CX at.I would like to purchase one.
Yeah, I looked at that one as well and just knew it would too much to make it fit...if possible. The torque on the 26 should make up for its .5hp if geared right.

I got it at.???? lets see here....
Ultimate Hobbies
Auburn, WA
253-939-2515

I got the 90deg carb adapter made, machined from solid block of alumnimum. Engine mount next then a new picture.
I'm ACAD'n the new parts too by the way...in case someone else wants to make same part..
Drillah is offline Find More Posts by Drillah
Reply With Quote
Old Feb 11, 2004, 06:32 PM
I'll be back..bwap bwaap
Drillah's Avatar
Seattle
Joined Oct 2003
450 Posts
Quote:
Originally posted by scaulfi
Cool...! Yeah,... i can't wait to see some progress pics also,... looks like a fun project to get bogged down into...!!!

Bend your own 90degree angle pipe with a little hobby pipe bender,... i've seen them at my LHS, not sure what the name of it was though...!

Keep at it.....

-shaun-
I haven't decided yet wether to go with the RCV211 exhaust replica or a Duc 999 or a RC51 style. In any case, the exhaust will be stainless for sure...doesn't tweak as easy when takin' a tumble. heavier but lasts longer.
Drillah is offline Find More Posts by Drillah
Reply With Quote
Old Feb 12, 2004, 01:41 PM
Registered User
Glendale, CA
Joined Jan 2004
75 Posts
that is awesome dude, I have the .40 on my tmaxx truck
Dr.$f501 is offline Find More Posts by Dr.$f501
Reply With Quote
Old Feb 12, 2004, 02:18 PM
I'm not totally useless..
radical ron's Avatar
Drunen. NL
Joined Sep 2003
407 Posts
Does anyone know where to find a RC car (or something) movie running a 4-stroke??? I would like to hear those things running
radical ron is offline Find More Posts by radical ron
Reply With Quote
Old Feb 12, 2004, 02:36 PM
Registered User
Joined Jan 2004
88 Posts
There are a bunch of four strokes on this page:
http://www.rcgrabbag.com/rccars/videos/contemporary.htm
bagmouse7 is offline Find More Posts by bagmouse7
Reply With Quote
Old Feb 12, 2004, 03:55 PM
I'm not totally useless..
radical ron's Avatar
Drunen. NL
Joined Sep 2003
407 Posts
Quote:
Originally posted by bagmouse7
There are a bunch of four strokes on this page:
http://www.rcgrabbag.com/rccars/videos/contemporary.htm
Found them, WOW they sound better then I expected.........I WANT ONE TOO
radical ron is offline Find More Posts by radical ron
Reply With Quote
Old Feb 12, 2004, 04:02 PM
Registered User
nuovaic's Avatar
Wetherby, UK
Joined Dec 2003
1,133 Posts
Hmmm, Should be able to mess about with different pipes to produce your own sweet noise!
Mind you, the 26 might sound a bit fluffy compared to the 40!

John
nuovaic is online now Find More Posts by nuovaic
Reply With Quote
Old Feb 14, 2004, 09:14 PM
STeve B in NC
mollycbr123's Avatar
North Carolina, USA
Joined Sep 2003
7,756 Posts
Keep up posted with pics Drillah!!!!
mollycbr123 is offline Find More Posts by mollycbr123
Reply With Quote
Old Feb 15, 2004, 02:35 AM
www.steliosh.net/rcmoto/
steliosh's Avatar
Athens, Greece
Joined Oct 2003
3,262 Posts
Welcome back Steve!!!
steliosh is online now Find More Posts by steliosh
Reply With Quote
Old Feb 15, 2004, 10:28 AM
STeve B in NC
mollycbr123's Avatar
North Carolina, USA
Joined Sep 2003
7,756 Posts
Quote:
Originally posted by steliosh
Welcome back Steve!!!
Thanks steliosh! Good to be back, at least to be catching up on the 2 wheeled news. But, I just finished a week of tropical beaches and sunshine in Jamaica and the Grand Cayman Islands, and come home to a winter storm warning in North Carolina, 2-3 inches of snow expected tonight. .

Back to the real world. Now to start getting ready for Vegas!
mollycbr123 is offline Find More Posts by mollycbr123
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Build Log Ricky quattro: 4 stroke project exstreme Motorcycles 69 Nov 07, 2007 01:48 PM
FS NIB Magnum 91 4-stroke mickydee Aircraft - Electric - Airplanes (FS/W) 2 Dec 28, 2001 01:00 PM
BTB Very Small 4 stroke Engine gbagley Aircraft - Electric - Airplanes (FS/W) 27 Sep 10, 2001 10:06 AM
Magnum XL30 4-stroke---For trade DALEW Aircraft - Electric - Airplanes (FS/W) 1 Sep 09, 2001 01:16 PM
Trade NIB HP-49 4 stroke/ For NIB ARF PLANE Doc11 Aircraft - Electric - Airplanes (FS/W) 3 Aug 02, 2001 07:25 PM