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  • Austin, Texas
  • Skybolt builder. Was a Skydiver. Pianist. Ex Cabinet Maker. A Brit.
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  • Posted in thread: Gascolator location question on 09-25-2016 at 11:14 PM
    Same here... my lowest point is the fuel drain below the tank aft of firewall. I have 2 inline
    filters, one before the boost pump and one after it. No gascolator.

  • Posted in thread: Mail Run event rules on 09-25-2016 at 12:20 AM
    Done. You were lucky I saw the embedded request, as I don't read every post/thread...:)

  • Posted in thread: Iron for shrinking Poly Fiber? on 09-18-2016 at 05:49 AM
    I bought one of these...seemed to be very stable on temperatures.

  • Posted in thread: BRS in my S1S on 09-16-2016 at 08:13 PM
    I would think trying to deploy the BRS as you are trying to leave the plane adds an unnecessary
    hazard to yourself, and adds complexity to an already very stressful situation.

  • Posted in thread: Beringer wheels and brakes on 09-16-2016 at 05:19 PM
    This has been moved to Classifieds. Please don't post multiples across the forum. Thanks.

  • Posted in thread: Drag wire and block access on 09-05-2016 at 12:21 AM
    I put the holes in as you described. Planned to just fabric over them, and cut one out if ever
    needed access. I suppose I rushed the thought process, but it's done now. No biggie. The only

  • Posted in thread: Smaller Odyssey Battery? on 09-03-2016 at 01:05 AM
    PC625: anyone with a pic of your battery holder/box? Or a source to one to buy, that isn't made
    like it's meant to go in an Abrams tank....

  • Posted in thread: M-12 Build on 09-02-2016 at 10:02 PM
    Bulk order of checkbooks to pay for lots of avgas?:D

  • Posted in thread: Smaller Odyssey Battery? on 09-02-2016 at 06:31 PM
    Have you tried a Aerovoltz battery? 😜GRRRRRRR :eek::eek::D:o

  • Posted in thread: Smaller Odyssey Battery? on 09-02-2016 at 05:03 PM
    OK, going by the horses mouth: I think a 625 will save me. Enough oomph with that one?

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December 21, 2015  •  08:18 PM
I' ve got them for $85,ea plus shipping. Let me know.