R/C Tech Forums

Go Back   R/C Tech Forums > General Forums > Nitro On-Road > Onroad Nitro Engine Zone

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 05-18-2010, 04:04 PM   #1
Tech Adept
 
Missle's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Cinci, OH
Posts: 112
Default Header tank questions

Iv got a kyosho igt2 corvette with the stock .28 motor that's running really good except by the time I get down to the last 1/3 tank, she starts to lean out slowly. I can tell cause the power goes even higher and idle goes up a couple hundred (to the point where the clutch starts to engage with neutral throttle). Of the course the easy answer is to just lower the idle a little, but when I do this then she'll cut off sometimes when I come off high throttle (again this only happens about 10 mins into the run).
This brings me finally to my question. Why don't cars use header tanks (like my helis do)? Wouldn't this help keep the tuning the same from the start of tank to the end?
Missle is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
FT RC8, Nova P5XS, 9886 pipe and header, starter box, and more RCLabRat R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 35 04-06-2010 07:04 PM
Truggy Engine questions CREWMAN Nitro Off-Road 25 08-03-2009 07:36 PM
Questions about nitro... 86Lude20Si Monster Trucks 17 05-13-2006 06:28 AM
os .18 CV-RX, Traxxas 2.5, AE pipe, Ofna tank,Slot car polesitter61 R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 10 01-19-2006 08:30 PM



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -7. It is currently 03:14 PM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
Powered By: vBulletin v3.9.2.1
Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Advertise Content © 2001-2011 RCTech.net