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Post  WV. FLYGUY on Mon Jan 01, 2018 10:05 am

Good morning and " HAPPY NEW YEAR "  Happy New Year  Happy New Year  to all here at the forum. I have a question on a Cox Pee Wee .020. Can anyone date a Cox Pee Wee .020 that has the Thimble Drome logo on the tank and only one (1) fuel vent on the top of the backplate. It has the red anodized tank and prop-plate. Thanks in advance for your help.
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Re: Information on a Cox Pee Wee .020

Post  balogh on Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:04 am

It maybe an engine built by the previous owner from mixed parts. According to Dan Sitter's Cox Model Engine Handbook Pee Wees carried the Thimble-Drome mark until Dec. 17 1969 but the single vent (9) appeared only in March 1978.



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Post  WV. FLYGUY on Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:32 am

balogh wrote:It maybe an engine built by the previous owner from mixed parts. According to Dan Sitter's Cox Model Engine Handbook Pee Wees carried the Thimble-Drome mark until Dec. 17 1969 but the single vent (9) appeared only in March 1978.


Thank you very much my friend. Can you send that atachment again as I cannot see it all. It will not open all the way. Maybe its me. I appreciate you help here.
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Re: Information on a Cox Pee Wee .020

Post  balogh on Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:39 am

I can send you photos made from the relevant parts of the cited handbook though I am afraid I may thus infringe cpop rights.


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Post  WV. FLYGUY on Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:41 am

balogh wrote:It maybe an engine built by the previous owner from mixed parts. According to Dan Sitter's Cox Model Engine Handbook Pee Wees carried the Thimble-Drome mark until Dec. 17 1969 but the single vent (9) appeared only in March 1978.


I got it figured out my friend. You don't have to resend it. Thanks again for this information as it was very helpful to say the least. It answered my question.
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Post  WV. FLYGUY on Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:45 am

balogh wrote:I can send you photos made from the relevant parts of the cited handbook though I am afraid I may thus infringe copyrights Surprised :



I understand. No this will due. Thanks for you expert information. Quite helpful.
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Re: Information on a Cox Pee Wee .020

Post  balogh on Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:53 am

I removed the photos from my posts but here is an eBay link where you may want to buy the handbook:

https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F182947528528
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Post  WV. FLYGUY on Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:56 am

balogh wrote:I removed the photos from my posts but here is an eBay link where you may want to buy the handbook:

https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F182947528528

Not a problem. THANKS AGAIN !!!!! Clapping
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Re: Information on a Cox Pee Wee .020

Post  Mark Boesen on Mon Jan 01, 2018 1:04 pm

balogh wrote:It maybe an engine built by the previous owner from mixed parts. According to Dan Sitter's Cox Model Engine Handbook Pee Wees carried the Thimble-Drome mark until Dec. 17 1969 but the single vent (9) appeared only in March 1978.



I'm thinking that's a typo, but should clarify, March '78 was the change date, not 'only' date.
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Re: Information on a Cox Pee Wee .020

Post  balogh on Mon Jan 01, 2018 3:31 pm

Mark Boesen wrote:
balogh wrote:It maybe an engine built by the previous owner from mixed parts. According to Dan Sitter's Cox Model Engine Handbook Pee Wees carried the Thimble-Drome mark until Dec. 17 1969 but the single vent (9) appeared only in March 1978.



I'm thinking that's a typo, but should clarify, March '78 was the change date, not 'only' date.

Thanks, Mark, I meant "appeared first..."
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