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Old 04-06-2007, 10:39 AM   #1
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i am using a exergen 501 temp gun and everyone is telling me these motors like to run hot, 270-290 what temp do you guys run your ninja's at??? and yes i tune for alot of smoke but just checking around about what your guys exergen temps are saying...................
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dont exceed 270 and if you do only let it happen once after like a few tanks of run like at the end of a 30min main
but mine runs at 210-230 but i just leaned it out so hopefully it runs between 225-240
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dont exceed 270 and if you do only let it happen once after like a few tanks of run like at the end of a 30min main
but mine runs at 210-230 but i just leaned it out so hopefully it runs between 225-240
Yo Robort do you know the base needle settings? U racing rev this sat?
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I run mine at about 260 per the advise of the Mugen drviers who go to Revelations. They do like to run hotter than others. I was also told to try and not exceed 280. Watch for a nice smoke trail anywhere in this range and you should be safe. I have been running one in my MBX5T like that and have about 6 gallons through it. Still a beast!!
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I run mine at about 260 per the advise of the Mugen drviers who go to Revelations. They do like to run hotter than others. I was also told to try and not exceed 280. Watch for a nice smoke trail anywhere in this range and you should be safe. I have been running one in my MBX5T like that and have about 6 gallons through it. Still a beast!!
thanks for the info nutfluff, you racing at REV this sat? and by the way your thread here is funniest stuff around LOL,LOL.....................

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still need to know the stock needle settings though, anyone???
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Yo Robort do you know the base needle settings? U racing rev this sat?
uh this sat. yea imma go cause ill be out that way so i thought i race
there isnt really a "stock needle settings" its where ever it runs right cause they dont run the same on one type of setting
but who are you just curious (mabey i no you )
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LOL. Thanks nobike. I'll be hitting REV again when the new track goes in! I know I've seen the base needle setting in one of the 3 forums I frequent. Having a hard time finding it. I'd just give Mugen a call directly. I'm surprised at how often people wait on the boards for information and never call the manufactures directly!!! If this question was on my thread I would suggest you take out the needles and replace with bathroom caulk.



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uh this sat. yea imma go cause ill be out that way so i thought i race
there isnt really a "stock needle settings" its where ever it runs right cause they dont run the same on one type of setting
but who are you just curious (mabey i no you )
Most engine companys have a base needle setting, for example 3 1/2 turns out on HS needle and 5 turns out on LS, i might throw in a brand new piston, sleeve and rod, and want to break it in, as if it was new from the factory, and plus it helps sometimes start all over with the factory needle settings if a person was to get the tune way of the mark......

Who am i ? (HINT)= i finished third in points in expert buggy in the losi series at REV behind Adam Drake and Aaron Waldron...................
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LOL. Thanks nobike. I'll be hitting REV again when the new track goes in! I know I've seen the base needle setting in one of the 3 forums I frequent. Having a hard time finding it. I'd just give Mugen a call directly. I'm surprised at how often people wait on the boards for information and never call the manufactures directly!!! If this question was on my thread I would suggest you take out the needles and replace with bathroom caulk.



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I dont know what i was thinking you should of been the first person to ask any questions about RC stuff on your thread here http://www.rctech.net/forum/showthre...5&page=1&pp=30

I cant call Mugen because by the time i am allowed to use my free minutes on my cell phone mugen is already closed.......LOL.........
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still need to know the stock needle settings though, anyone???
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On my truggy forums this is a post from a guy who called Mugen last week....

HIGH SPEED=5 TURNS FROM CLOSED
LOW SPEED=6 TURNS FROM CLOSED
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On my truggy forums this is a post from a guy who called Mugen last week....

HIGH SPEED=5 TURNS FROM CLOSED
LOW SPEED=6 TURNS FROM CLOSED
cool thanks nutfluff, can anyone else confirm...............
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