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Old 12-27-2013, 12:42 PM   #4881
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I got the motor back from Johnny at Azure Hobbies and he said that the only thing they could see was one of the spark plug threads almost completely gone. They replaced the cylinder and piston and supposedly ran it for 5 minutes on the test stand. Apparently all is now well (but you can tell that I am less than totally convinced.....) I'll put it on the test stand before it goes on an airframe. I am putting the DA200 on the Dalton though. A bit lighter and still more than enough grunt for IMAC

I have heard some good things about the DLE222v3. Brent Bullen was at a late season IMAC contest in Phoenix and was telling me that several of the guys are using them and are very happy. Mine is a v2 and has been a very good motor (up iuntil the latest incident). The v2 that I borrowed from Brent B. to get through the rest of the season was dead nuts reliable as well. I really don't have anything bad to say about the motor.
Thanks for the update Gordon. Perhaps a person should take a chance!

Trevor, I got more testing on it's way!

Dale, what are we selling? What are we storing? What's on order?...don't be so tight lipped!
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Sounds like you, and him are center stage this week-end.
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Old 12-27-2013, 12:45 PM   #4883
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I need to go with Arlene start picking up kids/Grandkids for our Christmas Saturday.
Grandpa will be on the interweb this eve.
I did get a reply from AMR. No ZDZ 180's until Jan 15th ish.

But My plan is 11 months away yet. I expect no delay's. Bull turds!
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Old 12-27-2013, 12:46 PM   #4884
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A delated Merry Christmas to every one

Came down with a nasty flu

Just starting to feel better Just about caught up(page460) another 20 pages to go But now it's time to catch up on all the farm chores
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Old 12-27-2013, 12:47 PM   #4885
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Post some photo's of the Kids when you get a chance, ha-ha.

Got to go.

Glad to hear you are on the mend.

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Came down with a nasty flu

Just starting to feel better Just about caught up(page460) another 20 pages to go But now it's time to catch up on all the farm chores
That sucks Ken, Merry Christmas!

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Old 12-27-2013, 12:49 PM   #4887
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I need to go with Arlene start picking up kids/Grandkids for our Christmas Saturday.
Grandpa will be on the interweb this eve.
I did get a reply from AMR. No ZDZ 180's until Jan 15th ish.

But My plan is 11 months away yet. I expect no delay's. Bull turds!
LOL...have fun with the kids/grandkids!
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Old 12-27-2013, 01:11 PM   #4888
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Free lunch ehhh hmmmmm
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Old 12-27-2013, 01:16 PM   #4889
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I got the motor back from Johnny at Azure Hobbies and he said that the only thing they could see was one of the spark plug threads almost completely gone. They replaced the cylinder and piston and supposedly ran it for 5 minutes on the test stand. Apparently all is now well (but you can tell that I am less than totally convinced.....) I'll put it on the test stand before it goes on an airframe. I am putting the DA200 on the Dalton though. A bit lighter and still more than enough grunt for IMAC

I have heard some good things about the DLE222v3. Brent Bullen was at a late season IMAC contest in Phoenix and was telling me that several of the guys are using them and are very happy. Mine is a v2 and has been a very good motor (up iuntil the latest incident). The v2 that I borrowed from Brent B. to get through the rest of the season was dead nuts reliable as well. I really don't have anything bad to say about the motor.
Who did I sell my V2 to down there? Was it Brent?
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Trevor, I got more testing on it's way!

Oh so is it the v3 Dle ? I'm interested as well, ...don't be so tight lipped!

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X2. I bet he has so many things. He has forgotten what's there

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