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Jun 12, 2006, 05:20 PM
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Is a Fuji .19 powerful enough for a plane?

I have standard size electronics and bought a Fuji .19 with an OS carb and muffeler for $15. Is there any planes out there that will perform behind this engine?
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Jun 12, 2006, 05:53 PM
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Jun 13, 2006, 02:47 AM
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any 15 size airframe or smaller 25 size planes would be fine with it, If you want to tear up the sky get a 15 size and have power to spare or a mellow 25 size and have a relaxing flight.

Jun 14, 2006, 12:37 PM
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Thanks for the tips. I have looked mostly on tower hobbies, but it seems that they have very frew small air frames. can someone reccomend another site?
Jun 14, 2006, 01:14 PM
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Many of the guys in my club have built Craft-Air Butterflies and fitted them with 20 sized engines. This is a large wingspan floater that is often used as a trainer. Your .19 will have plenty of power for this airframe; even an 0.09 would be fine.
Jun 14, 2006, 04:10 PM
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I run an OS 20 on my Craft Air Butterfly and it has plenty of power. I like to fly it on days when I can just sit in the lawn chair and see how long I can keep it up. I actually have 2 of them. One has a OS 30 but it is too much engine and I can only use it at about half throttle.
Apr 24, 2008, 05:47 PM
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This is an old post but if you still don't have a suitable model, I can take that engine off your hands if you still have it (and its any good). Let me know if you're interested and what you might want for it. I have been looking for one of those to put in a small model I custom-built.

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