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  • Posted in thread: Christen Eagle Fuel Pressure on 09-23-2017 at 07:19 PM
    The bouncing needle is easy to fix if thr gauge has a snubber. In many there is a screw in the
    fuel pressure fitting hole and you just remove the 90 an fitting , put a 1/4 turn on the screw
    and reatta...

  • Posted in thread: Christen Eagle Fuel Pressure on 09-23-2017 at 11:58 AM
    sounds like presure at the spider. poh should give psi to gph conversion.

  • Posted in thread: Fuel Pump Install on 09-18-2017 at 12:20 PM
    rib lacing or dental floss can be used on the gasket too. Loop through the upper hole and tie
    off somewhere. As soon as you are close to seating just slide both pieces out. Really thick oil
    works too ...

  • Posted in thread: My Starduster Forced Landing on 09-18-2017 at 12:13 PM
    Agreed. Smoke and fire are deadly and landing no matter what is under you is smart. You made
    the right call. I know most of us dont but perhaps we should be safetying these fittings?

  • Posted in thread: Fuel Pump Install on 09-18-2017 at 12:39 AM
    A loop of rib lacing to pull against pin and keep it from dropping Tie each end against
    something on the accessory side.

  • Posted in thread: Lady's and Gentlemen check your rudders! on 09-15-2017 at 08:41 PM
    Yike, good catch, that would have been very dangerous!I found one missing a few years ago.On
    the bolt that holds the cable plate to the pedal.Now I also put locktite on the threads.. just
    in case! Lot...

  • Posted in thread: Carrying parachutes on commercial flights? on 09-15-2017 at 12:22 PM
    Too funny!!

  • Posted in thread: Carrying parachutes on commercial flights? on 09-15-2017 at 12:15 AM
    Great thread :)Carried mine + headset on one or two flights in Canada, never any issue.

  • Posted in thread: Smoke pump location on 09-11-2017 at 01:41 PM
    I even made a youtube video that shows the installation and another showing a ground run. Its
    under petera1000 channel on youtube.I'm especially proud of the simple trouble free injectors:)

  • Posted in thread: Smoke pump location on 09-11-2017 at 11:59 AM
    Left side diagonal at the CofG. The Holly is very heavy. I switched to an Andair recently. Much
    lighter and better volume.Here is the old Holley 337ed28293new Andair STCed28292Rigged through
    a manual ...

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