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Post  spireman Thu Oct 06, 2011 1:56 pm

I'm finding my much loved and used TD 010 harder and harder to hand start-- it never had a spring (Wasn't new when I got it) and I don't want to use a mechanical starter--- I have an 020 which has been abused with one of those-- not by me I hasten to add---

Has someone got a spare useable spring? Your reasonable price paid----- my finger is wearing out!

Thanks
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Post  ideeman1994 Thu Oct 06, 2011 2:06 pm

I think I already saw some home made spring starters, but I don't really know how it's made Huh... Maybe with some special wire...


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Post  EXModelEngines Thu Oct 06, 2011 2:38 pm

@spireman wrote: I'm finding my much loved and used TD 010 harder and harder to hand start-- it never had a spring (Wasn't new when I got it) and I don't want to use a mechanical starter--- I have an 020 which has been abused with one of those-- not by me I hasten to add---

Has someone got a spare useable spring? Your reasonable price paid----- my finger is wearing out!

Thanks

We have a few left in OEM packaging. Send us an email if interested, sales@exmodelengines.com

Regards, Matt
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Post  SuperDave Thu Oct 06, 2011 2:57 pm


spireman:

Be aware that the TD .010 does NOT have a plastic cam spring plate as do the other small Coxes.
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Post  spireman Thu Oct 06, 2011 4:29 pm

Thats great-- A long standing problem sorted in my 1st 2 hours on this forum. Thanks to everyone for helping-- and particular thanks to Matt at Exmodelengines.

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Post  nitroairplane Thu Oct 06, 2011 4:45 pm

@ideeman1994 wrote:I think I already saw some home made spring starters, but I don't really know how it's made Huh... Maybe with some special wire...

I believe it is thin music wire then heated there is am engine called the nano and on the engine plans there are instructions on how to make a spring starter (the engine is 0.006cuin)
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Post  EXModelEngines Fri Oct 07, 2011 9:49 am

Glad we could help spireman!

The 010 springs were made from a .024 wire (I believe that is 10 gauge). You could use a stainless steel wire or zinc plated would work nicely as well.

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Post  SuperDave Fri Oct 07, 2011 10:07 am

spireman:

If you chose to make your own spring I suggest winding the wire around a wooden dowel of the appropriate diameter.

Since I have a spring (NFS) for the Cox TD .010 I could shoot you the number of wraps and other details you might desire.

Lemme know.
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Post  spireman Fri Oct 07, 2011 2:31 pm

Thanks Superdave--- kind offer. But I'm lazy and I'm buying a new one from exmodelengines at a very reasonable price! I had tried on another forum and got nowhere at all.

Thanks again-- spireman
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Post  nitroairplane Fri Oct 07, 2011 4:05 pm

@SuperDave wrote:spireman:

If you chose to make your own spring I suggest winding the wire around a wooden dowel of the appropriate diameter.

Since I have a spring (NFS) for the Cox TD .010 I could shoot you the number of wraps and other details you might desire.

Lemme know.

What's NFS ? Did you mean nos or was NFS a company.
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Post  SuperDave Sat Oct 08, 2011 7:16 pm

nitro: NFS is marketing jargon for: not for sale; OBO = or best offer; NIB = new in box etc.
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Post  nitroairplane Sun Oct 09, 2011 4:48 pm

@SuperDave wrote:nitro: NFS is marketing jargon for: not for sale; OBO = or best offer; NIB = new in box etc.

WOW that is the only one i dont know.
Actually there is probably more that i dont know but i wouldnt know because i dont know them.
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Post  SuperDave Sun Oct 09, 2011 5:17 pm

@nitroairplane wrote:
Actually there is probably more that i dont know but i wouldnt know because i dont know them.
Huh... Huh... Huh...

I know you believe you understand what you think I said, but I'm not sure you realize that what you heard is not what I meant. Huh... Huh... Huh...

lol!

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