Last Activity:05-30-2016 12:59 AM
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Posted in thread: Danny Sorensen's old Pitts S-1S on 05-30-2016 at 09:03 AM
I have really enjoyed this, thanks Jack
Posted in thread: Lotahp1 Acrosport 2 on 05-29-2016 at 08:13 AM
Two months later than my last post above. I now have 10 hours on the Acroduster 2. All on
grass. Wind not much of an issue for me, almost 15 mph X-wind but again on grass. I'm now ready
to try hard su...
Posted in thread: Pitts stuck elevator! on 05-28-2016 at 11:35 AM
I think if I was an airshow pilot( I am NOT), I might design my plane with an easily removable
belly to make inspection for and removal of FOD very easy. Last week I spent over an hour
retrieving one ...
Posted in thread: Pitts stuck elevator! on 05-28-2016 at 11:29 AM
"Fortunately it turned out to be Smizo screwing with me" Seems almost as "funny" as the last
jumper out taking the key with him? :mad: I didn't think it was that funny. (but that guy
wasn't a friend)
Posted in thread: Seating/cockpit space on 05-28-2016 at 04:10 AM
Two things. First it seems the average pilot was a good bit smaller in the 60's. 2nd while I
suppose the Skybolt was hawked as moderately aerobatic and the Starduster 2 less so, it seems
they were des...
Posted in thread: Pitts stuck elevator! on 05-28-2016 at 03:56 AM
Yes, thank you very much. Nice job.
Posted in thread: Exhaust covers on 05-27-2016 at 01:41 AM
Look closely to see the 4 orange balls in exhaust of my old SD2. It was great fun when I forgot
Posted in thread: My M-12 on 05-26-2016 at 12:01 PM
Everything I do takes at least 2X what I thought. Sometimes 3X....... The pile of inferior
parts in the corner is proof. I forget how long it took one Tailwind builder to build his
first? He has now b...
Posted in thread: Pitts S1 buy one project get other project free on 05-26-2016 at 11:24 AM
Jeff, that would be killing me for sure......I could sneak it into my hangar one piece at a
Posted in thread: Seating/cockpit space on 05-26-2016 at 11:20 AM
That mod. alone, moving he top of seat back, would really help my AD2 but would be difficult to
do on a completed plane. On 2nd thought, moving seat back doesn't actually move the CG that
much "if" th...