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Posted in thread: Tension On Flying Wires on 03-06-2014 at 03:51 PM
Sorry!!!navybipe & Tomcat - Right after I saw your responses my computer became unable to
connect to the net, so I apologize for the delay in getting back to you both. As soon as I'm up
and running ag...
Posted in thread: Tension On Flying Wires on 02-28-2014 at 07:14 PM
I think it should be time to check the tensioning on the flying wires on my Starduster Too. I
have never done this before and I would appreciate some direction. Thanks.....Doc
Posted in thread: Hogan's Heroes Rebuild A German Airplane Engine on 08-05-2013 at 06:27 AM
Hogan's Heroes Rebuild A German Airplane Engine... funny Very short video. [ame="
Posted in thread: Hobbies on 10-01-2012 at 08:03 PM
cvairwerks - Congrats on passing your Extra exam. I’m a lowly Tech but I have the General
in my sights! Finding the time to bone-up on the material is the obstacle. My current ham
project is to ...
Posted in thread: Pre-start procedures to minimize galling on 09-09-2012 at 02:27 PM
Ray - You are right; I should have been thinking about corrosion and not just the possible
galling. I will scope the cylinders before I do anything. I was assuming, hoping really, that
pitting was not...
Posted in thread: Pre-start procedures to minimize galling on 09-08-2012 at 10:18 PM
I want to minimize the galling damage to an IO-540 Lycoming engine that has been sitting in a
hangar for three years without having been run. I had an airboat with an automotive engine that
would sit ...
Posted in thread: New Off Topic Section on 08-20-2012 at 06:17 PM
We need a place to bring to the attention of our fellow pilots the news of those regulations or
proposed regulations that will affect our sport and hobby and what we can do to address them.
To have a ...
Posted in thread: Hobbies on 08-20-2012 at 05:30 PM
Shooting: Skeet, IPSC (USPSA), Bowling Pins, Steel PlatesBoating: Bass Boat (fishing and
responsible beer drinking), Runabout (skiing & diving)Cars: Rebuilding an '82 DeLorean, a '92
Corvette and a Ca...
Posted in thread: Good Morning on 07-16-2012 at 06:35 PM
Mel (aka n168tx), I wanted to thank you again for the clear and concise answer you gave me on
another thread. You just got here and your getting your feet wet already - what a great spirit!
Posted in thread: Less than 51% Rule requirements on 07-16-2012 at 06:26 PM
n168tx - I couldn’t have asked for a more clear or concise explanation. You are a gentleman and
a scholar and there are damn few of us left! :D:D:D Thanks…..Doc