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Re: Free Tip - maybe wrong forum

Unread post by V5 - LEO » Wed Oct 09, 2019 3:25 pm

Silver Falcon wrote:
Fri Jan 01, 2016 5:09 pm
I use Acetone to get it off my hands
....use acetone to clean electrical wires from old glue and gunk left behind by insulation tape - looks like brand new wires and soft and malable too!
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Re: Free Tip - maybe wrong forum

Unread post by Trex600 » Wed Oct 09, 2019 3:50 pm

Roger wrote:
Wed Oct 09, 2019 3:12 pm
The description of this forum does include tips:
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Best practices and Useful tips and warnings that can save property, prevent injury and to keep our modelling safe.
Happy to rename the forum if it makes sense and call it Tips & Traps or something like that.
Thanks Roger maybe that's much easier than creating a whole new thread =D> =D> =D> =D> :lol: :lol: :lol: Now why did I not think of that.... :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: Free Tip - maybe wrong forum

Unread post by jasv@acweb.co.za » Sat Jun 27, 2020 10:01 pm

Hi
Did not fly my models for about 30 odd years (hanging in the garage Roof)
Took them down and cleaning them.
The problem is that I used to mix my own fuel Methanol and CASRER OIL
I can not turn the engines (Caster oil went hard )
Soaked it in Mogas, ll100 y7ou name it
Last retaught dump it in a sort of car engine cleaner , it work MAAAR ate the rubber and dis culler the hole engine :(
My question is there something ells I can use and secondly how can I get the engine back to the shiny aluminium state again
I done it to my OS 40 FSR but do not want to do the same treatment to my OS 60 FSR rear exhaust motor and the Tartan twin or any of the other 4
PLEEEES help
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