Last Activity:12-08-2016 1:07 PM
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Posted in thread: Cameron's Christen Eagle II Build Thread on 12-08-2016 at 01:41 PM
I wonder if you could have a second gun in the booth for the edges only? I never did this
myself but your complaint about the wasted paint made me think of having something like my
Devilbiss EGA set u...
Posted in thread: Rudder Pedal Springs on 12-07-2016 at 02:23 PM
I could see a foot slipping off a pedal during negative G. That exact problem never happened to
me because my legs were wedged in place but it could happen to someone of more normal size. The
Posted in thread: On the construction of adjustable rudder pedals on 12-06-2016 at 11:14 PM
I'll make a sweeping statement here and say;Never built an airplane for resale, built it for
yourself. It may be the only custom airplane ever built just for you.
Posted in thread: Super dumb question on 12-06-2016 at 07:55 PM
I wonder why people put them (VSI) into these types of airplanes in the first place. They're
just panel clutter and extra weight most of the time.
Posted in thread: On the construction of adjustable rudder pedals on 12-06-2016 at 03:01 AM
One thing to note is that the brake pedal is different than the standard one when it's used in
the aft position. Not sure why, I've never felt the need to move the pedals aft..... The arm is
set at 10...
Posted in thread: On the construction of adjustable rudder pedals on 12-06-2016 at 02:37 AM
Is this better Glenn?22297
Posted in thread: On the construction of adjustable rudder pedals on 12-06-2016 at 01:20 AM
Take a look at this sheet Ian. It shows how the factory does an alternate pedal location. And
the way all the parts are attached;22295
Posted in thread: On the construction of adjustable rudder pedals on 12-06-2016 at 12:54 AM
Ian,Is the pivot tube welded to the fuselage or just the mount tubes for the pivot? On a Pitts
the pivot tube slips into two mount tubes and is secured with a cotter pin. That's why I said
it should b...
Posted in thread: Haigh tailwheel rebuild info? on 12-05-2016 at 10:38 PM
If there are inner race spacers and they are the correct length you can tighten the bolts,
otherwise you'll have to gently load the bearing until you feel resistance and back off a
little but short of...
Posted in thread: On the construction of adjustable rudder pedals on 12-05-2016 at 10:23 PM
...........EDIT: Nope, not wrong. The rudder pedals are actually welded into the frame.That
should be a minor change and if that is true I'd make the change.