Last Activity:04-27-2017 4:42 AM
Likes Given: 686
519 Likes on 324 Posts
Posted in thread: Hello just got my new Pitts!!! on 04-27-2017 at 04:39 AM
Posted in thread: HO-360 stored for a year on 04-27-2017 at 12:17 AM
Harley,We have pulled a cylinder to check cam and lifters on every Lycoming we have bought or
worked on.If you lived closer i would R&R your cylinder for free.
Posted in thread: Update Acro 2 N57DF on 04-26-2017 at 02:14 AM
Got the alt air box done and bolted on and was surprised to find the servo is not centered on
the engine. A quick check of the Pitts S-1S plans shows the scoop off center.i know how much
Smizo hates t...
Posted in thread: Start/Finish photo. How building aircraft ages you. on 04-24-2017 at 02:35 AM
Here you are Chris, The earliest photo of me building a plane (1957), i was 14.Then i got the
idea to join EAA but got married and life got in the way.But here is something...i built a
Posted in thread: Raymoeller's Build Thread on 04-22-2017 at 07:29 PM
Ray,If you are going to stitch at the walk it is way easier to drill the holes before fabric.
Posted in thread: Bye Bye Pitts, Hello Darkside on 04-22-2017 at 05:27 AM
Kevin,Sorry to hear that..of course you will miss these also;
Posted in thread: Pitts external fuel tank on 04-21-2017 at 12:01 PM
Dan,How fast was it with the tank?
Posted in thread: Airworthiness today. on 04-21-2017 at 05:13 AM
Tony,Looks great.Whose 3 blade prop and spinner?
Posted in thread: Beej's Fabric on 04-19-2017 at 02:01 PM
i found the Stewart primer soaked into the fabric way better than Polybrush. The next project
will be done somewhat like Smizo but i have not tried his primer or finish coats.Maybe Chris
will do a You...
Posted in thread: Update Acro 2 N57DF on 04-19-2017 at 04:19 AM
Kris,The box is right off the S-1S plans. It gives you alt. air with a flapper valve from the
rear of the engine but no filter only a screen facing forward. All parts you have to make.