New Products Flash Sale
Thread Tools
Old Nov 20, 2012, 11:33 AM
earlwb is offline
Find More Posts by earlwb
Registered User
earlwb's Avatar
I did do some performance tests on one of my K&B Twister .61 engines. it was quite impressive. The more rare tuned muffler really livens them up but it ran really well with the Evolution(aja Jett) tuned muffler too.
I posted the RPMS I got with different propellers here. It seemed to like 12x8 props really well too.
http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/m_11...m.htm#11027798
RCG Plus Member
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Old Nov 20, 2012, 11:56 AM
jeffie8696 is offline
Find More Posts by jeffie8696
TEAM BOCA
jeffie8696's Avatar
I just got me a Kraft 61 from Bruce, I really like it. It makes really sweet enginey type noises.
Old Nov 20, 2012, 11:59 AM
weswanson is offline
Find More Posts by weswanson
Registered User
I will try a 12x8 prop. I have a 13x6 on it now. Good engine!!
Old Nov 20, 2012, 12:02 PM
jeffie8696 is offline
Find More Posts by jeffie8696
TEAM BOCA
jeffie8696's Avatar
I take a handful of different props in the appropriate size range and bolt each one on, tune the carb for it and fly . Lets me know first hand which one I like best. I find I usually end up with one of slightly lower pitch than I would have thought, probably because I like the throttle response.
Old Nov 20, 2012, 01:49 PM
datsunguy is offline
Find More Posts by datsunguy
Registered User
Quote:
Originally Posted by 1ruffdog View Post
An OS 55 AX has more power than the Enya .61 for about $150. With K&B there is always a concern about parts. The original K&B company no longer exists.

Cheers,
Mecoa acquired K&B several years ago and stocks parts for most K&B engines.


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Sold New In The Box Merco 61 Twin Plug Model Airplane Engine LCS Aircraft - Fuel - Engines and Accessories (FS/W) 4 Sep 04, 2012 11:22 PM
Sold New In Box Vintage HP .61 Gold Cup R/C Engine !!!! shooboy Aircraft - Fuel - Engines and Accessories (FS/W) 2 Jul 25, 2012 08:26 PM
Found super tigre 61 low time chyorn Aircraft - Fuel - Engines and Accessories (FS/W) 2 Mar 24, 2012 02:52 AM
Off Site Brand New, Old K&B 61 R/C W/Muffler/Perry Carb Airplane Engine P/N:6525 do335ace Aircraft - Fuel - Engines and Accessories (FS/W) 0 Feb 27, 2012 03:02 PM
Kraft .61 engine, low time Paul Susbauer Aircraft - Fuel - Airplanes (FS/W) 1 Feb 21, 2004 01:24 AM