Basics of Nitro Engines + Tuning

Bacics of Nitro Engines + Tuning This is a bacic introduction to nitro engines and how to tune them. NOTES: clockwise to lean out the engine (more air less fuel) Anti-clockwise to richen (more fuel less air) turn the needle in quarter turns, keep doing this until the engine is tuned, there should be a little smoke and the engine should not feel sluggish or underpowered.

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