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WiFi at AirVenture (was:Does your airport WiFi?) by Dave Butler
On a related note: there was a thread here earlier about wireless access at Oshkosh. IIRC the sad conclusion was that there was no access very nearby. I wonder whether anyone has contacted EAA and requested that they get on the stick and provide WiFi on the North 40. Is there any chance EAA would...
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July 12th 05 03:47 PM
by Newps Go to last post
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Will a Starduster Too suit our mission ? by Roy Page
We have decided to buy an aerobatic plane just for the fun of flying and getting proficient at some simple aerobatics. A Starduster Too is available locally and we are wondering if this group has any experience of owning one of these pretty biplanes ? As Piper Archer drivers, without tailwheel...
November 20th 05 02:11 AM
by Doug Go to last post
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Will illegal immigrants get deported?.........Of course not..................... by Expert Humor
Our politicians just wanted to blow us some sunshine. Get the details from The Expert: http://www.ExpertHumor.com/
March 31st 06 05:36 AM
by Expert Humor Go to last post
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will this fly? by Lee Elson
Please excuse the cross post, but the topic might be of interest to several groups. I'm wondering whether providing light aircraft transportation services (people and/or cargo) and consulting to small businesses is likely to be a successful approach to setting up a very small aviation business. In...
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December 15th 03 04:03 AM
by Matthew S. Whiting Go to last post
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Win your own Helicopter ! by Tommy Pierson
Sorry for the post, but I had to when I saw it ! ,, This site is offering the winner a Voyager Personal Helicopter up for grabs .... http://helicopter.freefronthost.com/ Thanks Tommy,
February 14th 05 03:05 PM
by Tommy Pierson Go to last post
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winch pull of plane into hanger by [email protected]
I am back to pulling the warrior back into the hanger with a winch. I tried modifying a small briggs and stratton powered "mule" to the cherokee towbar attachment but could not get the control I wanted. So now, I need the experience of anyone else who has rigged up a winch with extended control. ...
April 27th 06 03:55 PM
by David Lesher Go to last post
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Wind/Solar Electrics ??? by RST Engineering
After much thought and ponderance, I've come to the conclusion that to electrify the hangar using Pacific Gas & Electricity (PG&E -- Pigs, Goats, and Elephants) isn't clever. By the time you get them to hang a meter ($5k), trench from the power pole to the end of the row of hangars, conduit romex...
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December 31st 05 02:38 AM
by SolarFlare Go to last post
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Window seal by Hankal
Just installed new window seals in my Cessna 172. My AP was also involved to make sure they fit properly. Yesterday while at 5500 my wife (copilot) complained about a draft on her face. We determined it came front the front of the widow. I checked today and found a small gap which would let air...
December 22nd 03 12:33 AM
by Jay Honeck Go to last post
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Window trimming techniques by Jim Burns
While our prop is out for some work, we're putting new 1/4" LP Aero side windows in the Aztec. A couple of the windows need to be trimmed to fit properly. What methods have proved to be the most successful? Band saw? cut off wheel? Any others? We need to take about 1/4" to 3/8" off around two...
August 18th 05 06:35 AM
by Jim Burns Go to last post
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windows by [email protected]
Warrior Windows. A few weeks ago I asked if anyone has had any experience polishing out damage to plexiglas windows caused by a sloppy painter who got paint stripper on the plastic. No one has so I will answer my own question. No, the penetration is deep enough that the remedy will be...
November 26th 05 10:00 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Windshield cleaning by OSKI 3
I don't know how many folks I have talked to, do NOT know about. Bounty paper towels (MICROWAVE/COOKING). I have used these for 15 years and have not had to replace a windshield yet. These towels are specifically for Microwave use and have No metal recycled crap in them. A lot better than trying...
June 26th 04 05:35 PM
by OSKI 3 Go to last post
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Windshield Haze by Kyle Boatright
I've noticed that the windscreen and canopy on my RV-6 has developed a haze on its exterior. The history of the canopy is that the canopy was manufactured about 7 years ago, with the airplane first flying about 5 years ago. The airplane has always been hangared (other than the occasional overnight...
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July 1st 06 08:21 PM
by Brien K. Meehan Go to last post
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Windshield replacement by Jim Burns
When we purchased our Aztec, one of the things that we promised to update/upgrade/replace was the two piece windshield with a new 1/4" one piece. This will raise our compass up and move our OAT gauge to the pilot's side window. Well, today it came and is sitting in my computer room. I've got the...
June 24th 05 03:08 AM
by Jim Burns Go to last post
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Windshield sealant by Mike Noel
I need to seal my plexiglass windshield in a few spots and happen to have some GE Silcone II sealant on hand. It is spec'd as low odor but releases methanol and ammonia as it cures. I have seen warnings against using regular silicone sealant since the acetic acid it releases can corrode aluminum,...
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October 2nd 03 01:04 AM
by G.R. Patterson III Go to last post
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windshield wipers by tony roberts
When I was in flight school I asked why GA aircraft don't have windshield wipers and was told that it's because the prop blows the rain off - really - that's what they told me. Now I fly lots in rain. This past 2 weeks I have flown in more rain than I ever wanted to see - and the prop definitely...
June 1st 04 02:45 AM
by Victor J. Osborne, Jr. Go to last post
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Wing cleaner by Viperdoc
Any advice on the best wing leading edge cleaner /bug remover? I've tried Simple green, car wash detergent in a spray bottle, and PPC Wing Clean. Any other suggestions?
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July 15th 03 05:03 PM
by Jack McAdams Go to last post
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Wing covering lifespan? by Michael Horowitz
Over the life of a fabric a/c, it will undoubtedly go thru owners that hanger it, others that tie it down. For the purposes of estimating the cost of said a/c, what is a generally accepted lifespan for a fabric coating? - Mike
October 6th 05 02:37 AM
by George Patterson Go to last post
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Wing Covers Pro/Cons by TF
Just purchased my first plane and have it tied down. It has a canopy cover but no wing covers. Walking around the airport I only notice one other plane with wing covers. I would have thought wing covers would be good protection. During the wnter the rentals would have them to prevent frost...
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April 6th 07 10:53 AM
by Pete Brown Go to last post
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Wing Gear by wayne
Check this out. http://www.winggear.com/
July 16th 07 11:06 AM
by Vaughn Simon Go to last post
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Wing Root Fairing by Bob Noel
First impressions of adding Knot2U wing root fairings on my Cherokee 140: Nothing clearly different in the handling/performance of the plane. Of course, I hadn't flown the airplane since Nov 05 (surgery) so insert jokes about not remembering much here.. -- Bob Noel Looking for a sig the
June 22nd 06 01:24 AM
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