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OS 55 Engine crank case damage !!

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OS 55 Engine crank case damage !!

Post by Zaidy on Sat Oct 23, 2010 10:13 am

Some of you may know that my OS 55 self-destructed (Crank case broken in half) a couple of weeks back. After wiping the tears of sadness and coming to realise that I have to buy a new kit with engine as there was no way in hell of OS/RIPMAX will take my word for the damage. I even called Fast lad, without even looking at the photos they said OH AH its crash damage !!

Had a good long chat with Danny and Tom as they both had problems with their engines due to bearing damage... Tom recommended I should send it back.
I Sent the engine back to RIPMAX and in just over a week they sent me a brand spanking new OS 55 no questions asked ... that is what I call service.
Well Done RIPMAX/OS
Very Happy cheers

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Re: OS 55 Engine crank case damage !!

Post by Mark Barnes on Sat Oct 23, 2010 10:34 am

Great Result

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Re: OS 55 Engine crank case damage !!

Post by Sam Thomas on Sat Oct 23, 2010 11:02 am

Nice stuff!!
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Re: OS 55 Engine crank case damage !!

Post by Brian Colclough on Sat Oct 23, 2010 11:15 am

Those OS 50/55 engines are a PIA, move it on and buy a decent lump Wink


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Re: OS 55 Engine crank case damage !!

Post by Mr Moff on Sat Oct 23, 2010 12:41 pm

Brian Colclough wrote:Those OS 50/55 engines are a PIA, move it on and buy a decent lump Wink


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You're not wrong there Brian.
YS56SR I think is the one to own. Very Happy
Zaide it's time for you to be the test bed,how about it? Twisted Evil
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