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  • Posted in thread: S2-B weights on 09-13-2017 at 07:09 PM
    All I know is, if I ever design an airplane, I will not put a dash in the model name!!!! :D

  • Posted in thread: What could go wrong? Part 103 electric biplane made with Home Depot foam and plywood on 08-15-2017 at 01:01 AM
    well if anyone could pull it off, its those flighttest kids..........Yeah this should be
    interesting to watch. About 3 years ago I gave Peter a full-on acro ride in the Pitts. I had
    the video on YT fo...

  • Posted in thread: Oshkosh on 08-12-2017 at 03:28 PM
    I wondered who owned this S-2B? I shared your video on the Christen Eagle Fanatics Page on
    Facebook. I was curious which Eagle you flew up with?Ah, cool. Yeah, Brandon (aka Redwood1169)
    and I dodged t...

  • Posted in thread: Oshkosh on 08-03-2017 at 05:41 PM
    No phone synch although that is possible with their app. For this I just put it on a headstrap
    and forget about it. That way I can focus on the real job at hand. whatever it gets, it gets.

  • Posted in thread: Oshkosh on 08-03-2017 at 05:09 PM
    Hi Dennis, I used a GoPro3 and a Mobius camera. I now have a GoPro5 that has GPS related data
    (speed,alt,track, etc) that can be overlayed too so that will be fun in the future.I edit with
    Pinnacle so...

  • Posted in thread: Oshkosh on 08-03-2017 at 11:59 AM
    I put together my arrival video with some commentary, and here is the YT

  • Posted in thread: Simplest ADS-B Out solution yet! on 08-02-2017 at 03:29 PM
    This system looks like it has & out for about $3500

  • Posted in thread: Oshkosh on 08-01-2017 at 02:56 PM
    So I've taken my Pitts to Osh 3 times and parked at IAC each time. I've never had any real
    problems. The only time I get a bit anxious about people around the plane is during the
    airshow. Any other ot...

  • Posted in thread: Got another J-3 :-) Sold the model 12 :-( on 07-17-2017 at 04:38 PM
    Still time to make the 80th anniversary fly-in on Sunday morning at Oshkosh! My son and I are
    flying in in my Grandpa's old Cub, kind of appropriate since he introduced me to Oshkosh in
    1980. If he le...

  • Posted in thread: Opinion of The Great Lakes Biplane on 07-15-2017 at 01:42 AM
    I flew 5 hours or so in a brand new one last year. Jumping out of my S-2B into the GL, the GL
    feels like a big, docile, very fun aerobatic open cockpit biplane. I enjoyed how easy it is to
    fly and lan...

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