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Whats the deal with counter-rotating props? by Dico
Hello, We're looking into a twin and the Twin Comanche is on our list. I know that the later models have the counter rotating props -- although i don't know too much about what this means, other than its "better". We fly a mooney now and thus I don't worry about the prop -- as long as it keeps...
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February 2nd 06 10:04 PM
by Michael Go to last post
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Devine Air Group (23R,Texas) PIREP by Plaindriver
I would strongly recommend NOT using Devine Engine (23R) for ANYTHING! I am still finding problems with an overhaul and interior refurbishment done there in March of 04. And owner of the shop, Bruce McWhorter wont even respond to any of my numerous emails. I have even sent hin distinct photos...
February 2nd 06 06:20 PM
by Plaindriver Go to last post
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bad cylinder by blanche cohen
Looks like cylinder #1 on an O-360 is dying. Shop says I could get more time out of it -- good compressions, no metal, but the bottom plug is covered in oil. Since it has 2500 hours on it, I figured that it's time. So -- the big questions 1) Overhaul or buy a new one? 2) If buying a new one,...
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February 2nd 06 06:15 PM
by Blanche Go to last post
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Removing original equipment by Robert M. Gary
Is there any reason I can't remove my factory OAT and throw it out? I have a mechanical OAT gauge but would rather just use my EDM OAT gauge. The JPI says their gauge is only certified as "supplemental" but does the FAA even care if I have an OAT at all? I've been replacing the original OAT gauge...
February 2nd 06 05:14 AM
by Robert M. Gary Go to last post
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Which overhauled Lycoming 0-360 A4M Engine To Fit In My Archer ? by Roy Page
The Lycoming 0-360 A4M in our Archer is now 2250 SMOH and we are intending to fit an exchange overhauled engine very soon. The decision to pull the engine out was easy compared with trying to decide on the engine to buy. We have a number of quotes and researched factory and field...
February 2nd 06 03:19 AM
by Pindon Go to last post
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Prop Balancing Question by A Lieberman
Past couple of flights, found a screw that was loose on the spinner and actually lost one in flight. A&P replaced them, and said during preflight, check them. If they work their way loose again, need to get the prop balanced. Logs show no maintenance on the prop, so I am sure it's well overdue...
February 2nd 06 12:25 AM
by A Lieberman Go to last post
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JRC JHP500 handheld transceiver by bluenosepiperflyer
I have been trying to find the operator's manual or other documentation for this unit on the web, but have not succeeded. If anyone can direct me to a spot on the web where I can download it, I would be grateful. Thanks.
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February 1st 06 08:20 PM
by Dan Youngquist Go to last post
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ANNUAL, 2005 Redux... by Denny
The dreaded annual condition inspection time has arrived... Fat Albert is currently perched upon the wing jacks pending gear swing testing... I have put 500 hours on the fat boy over the past three years and one of the topics this year was the mags.... I had gone to the yellow newspaper and...
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February 1st 06 06:21 PM
by Denny Go to last post
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hurricane aircraft ? by houstondan
just got a note from the feds reminding everyone to watch out for hurricane salt soaked aircraft on the used market. funny, i've been watching the c-170 section of trade-a-plane and there's this sweetheart plane in south louisianna that looks to be about 10K$ below market. any advice on how to...
February 1st 06 12:41 PM
by Denny Go to last post
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1 Attachment(s) Nasa Icing courses by Jim Burns
As many of you probably know, recent midwest weather has been a steady stream of low overcast, misty, and foggy days prohibiting most VFR flight and making IFR flights a spin of the icing roulette wheel. I thought it may be a good opportunity for us to review NASA's icing online...
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February 1st 06 05:16 AM
by nobody Go to last post
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Mystery Oil leak... cont'd and long by Jim Burns
Why would a cold engine drip oil out of the breather? If you're bored or have any answers... read on. Lycoming IO-540 C4B5 Like some of the other owners in the group, we've had a mystery oil leak on one of our engines. Nothing severe, not enough to show up as "missing" on the dip stick. ...
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February 1st 06 05:16 AM
by nobody Go to last post
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The smell of a decomposing mouse somewhere forward of the firewall by Peter R.
Man, this aircraft ownership thing really does present its share of tests. The latest issue I am dealing with is a decomposing mouse somewhere forward of the firewall. My aircraft is a Bonanza V35 and I am flying at least twice a week, but frequency (or lack thereof) of flight appears to...
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February 1st 06 04:52 AM
by Orval Fairbairn Go to last post
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Strange loss by Denny
We lost one off our field last Sunday... Mike is a nice guy who was regarded as a good pilot, calm, quiet, and safety concious... He has an older Skyhawk with the Continental 6 banger... He went up to Harrison, 80D, and was seen landing... No one heard or noticed anything after that... Later a...
February 1st 06 04:11 AM
by Private Go to last post
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Tray connector for Narco AT50a part number by [email protected]
Does anybody have either the current Molex or Amphenol part numbers for the connector for this transponder? I found it at the Molex site, but it was discontinued. Thanks Dave
February 1st 06 04:01 AM
by Mike Go to last post
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Owner Maintenance and Inspection by Jay Honeck
Great stuff, Jim. Thanks for sharing it. -- Jay Honeck Iowa City, IA Pathfinder N56993 www.AlexisParkInn.com "Your Aviation Destination"
January 31st 06 08:34 PM
by Jim Burns Go to last post
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O-360 sticking valve update by [email protected]
Hello all. I know it's been awhile since I updated, but progress has been slow. Here's where we're at: Last weekend: - Pulled valve covers, rockers, pushrods, exhaust. - Pushed on valves and were unable to feel any sticking like there was the last time we definately had sticking valves. Decided...
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January 31st 06 02:04 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Get Rich by Daun Johnson
Take advantage of a great deal
January 31st 06 07:39 AM
by Daun Johnson Go to last post
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Field Approval Based Upon A STC! by NW_PILOT
Hello, I want to remover the right door off my Cessna 150M for some photo work I found an STC for the 150 150 A-B need to know how to go about getting a Field Approval Based upon that STC for my 150M. Could Someone write up a sample 337 or give some advice to what I need to submit to the faa for...
January 30th 06 10:52 PM
by dave Go to last post
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LF: service manual for AT50a Transponder by dave
I'm looking for a pdf of the Narco service manual for the AT50a transponder. Anybody know if there's one on the web? Thanks Dave
January 30th 06 10:38 PM
by Mark Hansen Go to last post
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Aviation help needed for our Theater by Montblack
Hey Gang, Sorry for the crosspost but I just got a project dropped into my lap and I could use some help. BCT Bloomington Civic Theatre is doing Jesus Christ Superstar http://www.bloomingtoncivictheatre.org/ Yup, opens next week. They want to try something - Videos. 90 seconds worth:
January 30th 06 09:14 PM
by Robert M. Gary Go to last post
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