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A combustible substance used to power the engines of some model aircraft.

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Can you connect 2 2L gas cans in series?

I plan on using 2 2000ml containers, can they be connected in series to the carburetor? Link https://flight-model.com/products/1pc-round-plastic-fuel-tank-250mm-500mm-1000mm-2000mm-for-rc-airplane-...
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What is an Ultimate Air Trap (UAT)?

I am confused about what an Ultimate Air Trap is. I understand somewhat that its task is to remove the air bubbles in the fuel feed to an engine. But how does it work? How is it different from a ...
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What is an Ultimate Air Trap (UAT)? [duplicate]

I am confused about what an Ultimate Air Trap is. I understand somewhat that its task is to remove the air bubbles in the fuel feed to an engine. But how does it work? How is it different from a ...
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RC Airplane Fuel Tank Issue

I am using a RC Fuel tank which looks like: Is there anything special about the cap? The problem is I opened the cap. Should it never be opened? There are a few drops that leak in intervals when I ...
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High pressure RC fuel pump

How many PSI do the best (electric) fuel pumps have? For RC jet turbines I found 12 bar the highest. Are there any better?
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What sort of fuel do model jet plane engines take?

I've seen several gas powered model jet airplanes at air shows. Do these smaller engines take the same type of fuel as their full-size counterparts, or do they just use 2-cycle gas like their ...
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