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5483

: Re: [eggmotor] Hi All

I hear ya, Will. Lotta trith there. But many of us dislike the other services and they are hacked more. It's really up to members. I can't help though, if
billsf9c
1 Mar
#5483
 
5482

Re: Hi All

Once NEO went into effect, all the traffic on the Yahoo Groups has died. Most switched over to Facebook, like our Weedhopper  group. Now we mostly use the
william esker
1 Mar
#5482
 
5481

Hi All

Hello there folks, I've just had a new member join and so this is mainly for him (or her?). Extremely quiet on here these days I'm afraid. Egg HQ ceased back
eggmotor
1 Mar
#5481
 
5480

Watch "Eclipse Nill, Balloon One" on YouTube

Hi Guys Just a quick link to my 'Eclipse Video', flown on my Viper 3 wing and Flymecc Carbon GTS paramotor ☺ ... Eclipse Nill, Balloon One:
Cloud Hoppers
Apr 11, 2015
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5479

Re: Watch "Clouds over Snow" on YouTube

Hiya Robster ... ... this XC was 2hrs and 54 miles .... and i had approx 1 litre fuel left in my 12 litre tank 😃. Hoping to be able to 'extend' that a bit
Cloud Hoppers
Mar 8, 2015
#5479
 
5478

Re: Watch "Clouds over Snow" on YouTube

Hiya Turbo, Sure did, how long t'was flight? Robster. On Sat, 2015-03-07 at 15:20 +0000, Cloud Hoppers
Robert Shaw
Mar 7, 2015
#5478
 
5477

Watch "Clouds over Snow" on YouTube

Hi Guys ...well here it is ... "Clouds over Snow" ... 'The Movie' .... all 6 minutes of it 😄. Hope U like it ? ☺ Clouds over Snow:
Cloud Hoppers
Mar 7, 2015
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5476
Robert Shaw
Feb 20, 2015
#5476
 
5475

Re: : Re: : All quiet

45kg thrust from the Bailey snap 100 at (90kg) does me fine. Richard. From: mailto:eggmotor@... Sent: Friday, February 20, 2015 5:15 PM To:
Richard Shaw
Feb 20, 2015
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5474

: Re: Re:: Re: [eggmotor] Re:: Re: : All quiet

Thanks Rob. I reckon you're probably right but I think I'll run it with the thick one for a few months then maybe swap to see the difference. Currently it i
plocksy
Feb 20, 2015
#5474
 
5473

Re: : Re: [eggmotor] Re:: Re: : All quiet

Hiya Tim, I did have the 0.010" gasket which seemed to work well. Our engines were slightly different though. Your engine will be less stressed with the
Robert Shaw
Feb 20, 2015
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5472

Re: : Re: [eggmotor] Re:: Re: : All quiet

Ah right. Well any tuning is always going to reduce reliability and longevity I suppose, so it’s a matter of getting ‘just enough’ in your application I
Ed
Feb 20, 2015
#5472
 
5471

: Re: [eggmotor] Re:: Re: : All quiet

Thanks Ed. I'm not so concerned about the flying as I know it will easily do that. I've been reading around and it would appear that a thinner gasket (higher
plocksy
Feb 20, 2015
#5471
 
5470

Re: : Re: : All quiet

52kg is definitely enough to fly, my Solo210 Eagle Flight Factory Vortex was tested at 43kg and I (93kg) can fly that ... climb rate is pretty rubbish though!
Ed
Feb 20, 2015
#5470
 
5469

: Re: : All quiet

Update... The result of putting the thicker head gasket on was that the static thrust went down from 57 kg to 49! I then decided to properly balance the prop
plocksy
Feb 20, 2015
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