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Forum: Glow Engines
09-17-2007, 06:41 PM
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Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

It sounds to me like you are rich but it is really irrelevant. What you need to do is tune the engine to run without the glow. You should not and do not need onboard glow for an engine that is...
Forum: Glow Engines
12-02-2006, 09:49 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

Ed,

Thanks for the link to the saito manual but I need the link for the bigger engine (FA120)
Forum: Glow Engines
12-02-2006, 06:59 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

Looking for a site that has a better way to look up Saito part numbers. Horizon is just to hard to use.
Forum: Glow Engines
11-21-2006, 09:42 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

1. Put crank in freezer
2. Put rear bearing on frozen crank
3. Put front bearing in freezer
4. Put crank case in oven - 300 degrees
5. Put front bearing on crank with unsealed side away...
Forum: Glow Engines
11-18-2006, 11:26 AM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

Just wanted to let everyone know what a great guy "Scratchonly" is. He had a upgrade for the 80 carb that he wanted to know if anyone wanted. I had one on BO with Horizon so I let him know I was...
Forum: Glow Engines
11-02-2006, 07:45 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

Anyone know what the clearance should be between the crank pin and the back plate?
Forum: Glow Engines
08-27-2006, 12:51 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

Can someone tell me what issues the FA 80 carb upgrade kit solves (SAI80144)?

Thanks
Forum: Glow Engines
08-25-2006, 09:52 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

I notice my FA80 has the carb centered, my FA91 has the carb off to the left. Does anyone know why Saito made this change?
Forum: Glow Engines
08-23-2006, 07:31 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

Bill,

If you were going to make a base plate what thickness would you start with?
Forum: Glow Engines
08-23-2006, 06:23 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

Well I opened up my FA80 and it is the old style. What do I need to do to get the compresion down?
Forum: Glow Engines
08-21-2006, 06:37 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

Quote

Kim:

If your FA-80 is the ABC version it’s high compression. The AAC engines are the low compression ones.

Jim:

Now for the dumb question. Waht does ABC and AAC stand...
Forum: Glow Engines
08-18-2006, 10:48 AM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

Jim,

Thanks, it is the high compression 80. What can I do to modify it and lower this?
Forum: Glow Engines
08-18-2006, 09:07 AM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

Bill,

I just acquired a Saito 80 and I have read both good and bad about this engine. Apparently this was a high compression engine at first production. Then Saito modified it due to running...
Forum: Glow Engines
08-16-2006, 06:56 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

Is Saito moving the vent on all of their engines? I would think that this would be a good upgrade for an older engine?
Forum: Glow Engines
08-10-2006, 10:28 AM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

Will a Saito 56 fly a 4 STAR 40?
Forum: Glow Engines
08-08-2006, 09:08 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

I have a FA-120 that I broke the main case on, would anyone have a parts engine that they would be willing to part with the case?

Please PM me if you have anything.

Thanks
Forum: Glow Engines
05-29-2006, 10:19 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

I need help with a part number. My Saito FA45 went in, I guess you could say I put it in since I was flying the aircraft it was attached to. I broke the straight pipe off. Can someone help me with...
Forum: Glow Engines
05-22-2006, 09:32 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

Bill,

What prop size and what RPM should I target for my FA 45s?

Thanks
Forum: Glow Engines
05-21-2006, 10:07 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

Bill,

Thanks for the response. Can't wait to see how it gets the Eagle up now!
Forum: Glow Engines
05-21-2006, 08:55 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

I need help! I bought a used Saito FA 45. Before I ran it I took the backplate off, the head (yes the Head is removable) and the cam box to clean it up. I put is back together and put is on my...
Forum: Glow Engines
04-02-2006, 12:12 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

This a great thread and I love these Saito's. I have a Saito FA45 that I put a FA50 cam in. Runs great. I also have a FA56, FA91 and a FA120. I need a few parts for the 91 and 120 and thought I...
Forum: Glow Engines
01-29-2006, 12:31 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

Shawn,

You use a remote glow setup when the cowling gets in the way of attaching an external glow source.

http://www2.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin/wti0001p?&I=LXBC35&P=ML
Forum: Glow Engines
01-29-2006, 12:21 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

Shawn,

You use a remote glow setup when the cowling gets in the way of attaching an external glow source.

http://www2.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin/wti0001p?&I=LXBC35&P=ML
Forum: Glow Engines
01-16-2006, 09:37 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

Can someone tell me what the velocity stacks do and what size engiens these will work on? Will they work on other brands?
Forum: Glow Engines
01-11-2006, 10:13 PM
Replies: 46,889
Views: 2,632,869
Posted By Kimhoff

RE: Welcome to Club SAITO !

I have a Saito 45 in a Eagle 63. What prop range should I use?
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