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Forum: Parts For Sale 11-06-19, 02:17 PM
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Views: 1,945
Posted By Roger
Electric Tug / Towbar

Electric tow / tug. I used on my 337.
$750- In NY
Forum: Messages 04-18-12, 10:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,278
Posted By Roger
I was going to say the same thing about...

I was going to say the same thing about "underpowered" but the one and only time that ever came up in the past, wasn't very pretty :)
Forum: Messages 04-17-12, 01:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,278
Posted By Roger
Welcome to the board. Now if I understand the...

Welcome to the board.

Now if I understand the question correctly : You have no 336/337 experience, you are not yet a pilot, and you want to know how much you can alter a Skymaster, up to and...
Forum: Messages 04-14-12, 04:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,999
Posted By Roger
Try this link:...

Try this link:


http://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/advisory_circulars/index.cfm/go/document.information/documentID/22331
Forum: Messages 04-13-12, 02:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,999
Posted By Roger
An airport that has received federal funds can...

An airport that has received federal funds can not prevent you or your "employees" from working on your aircraft, nor can they enforce a lease that restricts your ability to do so or grants exclusive...
Forum: Messages 04-10-12, 09:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 8,036
Posted By Roger
Don't call me stupid, Shirley . Alternatively:...

Don't call me stupid, Shirley .

Alternatively: http://www.avweb.com/news/pelican/182044-1.html
Forum: Messages 03-30-12, 11:29 AM
Replies: 5
VGs
Views: 5,191
Posted By Roger
It took about a day to have the micro's installed...

It took about a day to have the micro's installed on mine. And part of that time was spent on removing the paint under each location prior to application. If your plane is already stripped the job...
Forum: Messages 03-05-12, 09:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,478
Posted By Roger
This reminds me of the case several years ago...

This reminds me of the case several years ago when a commercial airliner hit a bridge due to icing because the pilots didn't use full power when needed. They had been trained to never use full power...
Forum: Messages 02-12-12, 05:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 16,376
Posted By Roger
This is a pic of my installation

This is a pic of my installation
Forum: Messages 02-10-12, 01:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,330
Posted By Roger
I don't have the part number, but I had my Taxi...

I don't have the part number, but I had my Taxi Light replaced with the LED that is available, and it is incredible. I leave it on all of the time as an anti-collision light. Draws virtually no...
Forum: Flight Instruction and Recurrent Training 01-11-12, 08:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 41,254
Posted By Roger
"Condescending"? Now that's funny :)

"Condescending"? Now that's funny :)
Forum: Messages 01-10-12, 08:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 9,845
Posted By Roger
Also as I think back about 15 years ago I hare a...

Also as I think back about 15 years ago I hare a 70 skymaster that had a screen on the top half and disc on the bottom and the bottom kept cracking. My 80 h doesn't have the screen on top and I...
Forum: Messages 01-10-12, 08:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 9,845
Posted By Roger
Yes my motor mounts were soft and it allowed the...

Yes my motor mounts were soft and it allowed the engine to drop enough that the exhausts had actually slightly deformed the bottom of the holes where they exit the cowl. I didn't have any cracks but...
Forum: Flight Instruction and Recurrent Training 01-10-12, 08:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 41,254
Posted By Roger
Piston engines 101-a : When a pilot says his...

Piston engines 101-a : When a pilot says his aircraft manifold pressure goes to "zero" on a gauge that only goes down to 10, he is really saying that his MP went to what amounts to .33 bar's. ...
Forum: Messages 01-10-12, 07:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 9,845
Posted By Roger
Just a shot in the dark here, but how are your...

Just a shot in the dark here, but how are your rear motor mounts? If they are getting worn it is possible that your rear exhaust pipes are vibrating against the cowl where they exit, and or just...
Forum: Flight Instruction and Recurrent Training 01-08-12, 11:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 41,254
Posted By Roger
Perhaps you should have considered that the...

Perhaps you should have considered that the aircraft most likely experienced partial or complete induciton icing (or some other transient induction/butterfly obstruction) which created Compression...
Forum: Messages 12-19-11, 12:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,211
Posted By Roger
Sorry. What I meant to say was that it probably...

Sorry. What I meant to say was that it probably wasn't powerful enough
Forum: Messages 12-17-11, 10:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,211
Posted By Roger
I guess to hope our web board would be free of...

I guess to hope our web board would be free of trolling forever was unrealistic
Forum: Messages 11-29-11, 01:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 20,811
Posted By Roger
Does that mean no, there isn't a way for an...

Does that mean no, there isn't a way for an individual to block out specific posters? I didn't ask for anyones opinion about what may consitiute censorship. Censorship is when someone else attempt to...
Forum: Messages 11-29-11, 07:39 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 20,811
Posted By Roger
Dear Webmaster (not to be confused with Skymaster...

Dear Webmaster (not to be confused with Skymaster :)

Is there a way on the board to filter out all messages from a given poster, but leave the thread ?
Forum: Messages 10-04-11, 09:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 15,251
Posted By Roger
Or just stop thinking about it and pull the...

Or just stop thinking about it and pull the circuit breaker. Next :)
Forum: Messages 10-03-11, 08:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 15,251
Posted By Roger
There is certainly nothing wrong with having any...

There is certainly nothing wrong with having any given "fear", and I am sure we all have different ones. There is some talk on this board about the "fear" of engine fire, prompting a search for a...
Forum: Messages 09-22-11, 10:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,855
Posted By Roger
Intent to sell

I received some rather crummy health news today, which has among other things, made me look at all of the things I perhaps don't really need and/or have time to use.

Unfortunately one of those...
Forum: Messages 08-11-11, 08:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 12,817
Posted By Roger
Yes, you can open the side window and fly around...

Yes, you can open the side window and fly around and take pics. I flew my 1970 in the islands often, low and slow with the window open. That being said, try not to have crap in the plane fly out and...
Forum: Messages 05-21-11, 10:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,999
Posted By Roger
One suggestion: A lot of people that fly around...

One suggestion: A lot of people that fly around the "Islands" always carry a spare inflated tire with them, and the appropriate wrenches. It's a lot easier to just change out a main, and then get...
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