Dennis Flamini

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  • Dennis Flamini was steel constr proj mgr from Chicago
  • Chicago Acro 2 Pitts S1T
  • raced Tailwind in prev life
  • retired


  • 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
    flight instruct...

  • 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.

Dennis Chicago How can you not be romantic about biplanes. If your Father is poor it's fate, if your Father-in-law is poor it's stupidity Wilbur Wright said he "did not have time for both a wife and an airplane." Which is the better portion -- bondage bought with a ring, Or a harem of dusky beauties, fifty tied in a string?