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Clean up news group by [email protected]
Is there anyway to clean up this news group? We used to have some "rockstar" helicopter guys contributing! But as of the last few years the newsgroup has become a place for selling watches and complaining about instrument companies. I miss the useful information exchanged!
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May 28th 08 02:43 PM
by Stuart & Kathryn Fields Go to last post
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R-22 vs Mosquito by Stuart & Kathryn Fields
I've heard for sometime that the R-22 is harder to fly than the little ultralite Mosquito. This past week end I took a 1/2 hr ride in an R-22. In my opinion the cyclic in the R-22 with its lack of feel or any kind of force feedback is at least an order of magnitude more difficult to adjust to...
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May 12th 08 04:25 PM
by Stuart & Kathryn Fields Go to last post
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Ultralite helicopter by Stuart & Kathryn Fields
Just back from Bensen days and Sun'n Fun. I flew (hover taxiied) a 254# legal ultralite helicopter. I was amazed at the lack of any tendency to depart to a foreign zip code. The little Mosquito Air felt more stable to me than a Bell 47. At Sun'n Fun John Snider demonstrated several autos to...
April 29th 08 05:05 AM
by Stuart & Kathryn Fields Go to last post
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amazing prevention and recovery of vertigo by rq5znszb
Vertigo disturbance is very tortures and hard to be told well. We take a pity for your illness of vertigo and I expect that you are going well immediately. We hope all the sufferers of this illness will heal as soon as possible. The following are probably some advices: What should do to minimize...
April 29th 08 02:52 AM
by rq5znszb Go to last post
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Murphy by [email protected]
Could we all try to cut down on the Murphy references. Thanks , John Murphy Helicycle N727X
April 27th 08 04:45 PM
by marika Go to last post
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helicopter study report by Élodie
download for free as you like... http://www.elodieroux.com/EditionsElodieRouxBonus_Reports.html#AncreHELICO Helicopter: how it works, description, applications, rotor equations, performances, ... enjoy ! -- Les Éditions Élodie Roux www.elodieroux.com
April 25th 08 11:33 PM
by Élodie Go to last post
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Rotor Balancing by Stuart & Kathryn Fields
I just had a strange one. I have been balancing my rotor system using a DSS balancer where I would get the ips and phase angle measurements, turn the rotor to the angle with respect to the photo cell described by the phase angle information, then sight over the velocimeter and add weight to the...
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April 16th 08 10:52 PM
by JohnO Go to last post
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Helicopter models and aviation for sale by KEITHLYT
Hello. we offer hundreds of out of production model kits for immediate sale. we also have diecast toys, aviation collectibles and memorabilia. we are happy to ship anywhere in the world. we accept Paypal and credit cards. stop by and visit. Gasoline Alley Antiques Thousands of Vintage &...
April 12th 08 07:18 PM
by KEITHLYT Go to last post
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Gyroplane flight training in New England by [email protected]
New England Gyroplane will begin offering gyroplane flight instruction starting late-July-August 2008 at the Sanford Regional Airport in Sanford, ME (KSFM). We will accept students from anywhere in the U.S., but will focus primarily on the New England states: Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont,...
April 11th 08 05:18 PM
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April 8th 08 04:58 PM
by I. Care Go to last post
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Website: Rotorcraft Australia by der
Hi all, Just a plug for "Rotorcraft Australia" Come visit, we've got a great community! http://www.rotorcraft.com.au/ rotor
April 4th 08 11:34 PM
by der Go to last post
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CHIP LITE by Stuart & Kathryn Fields
Just got my Baby Belle out of its condition inspection, and had a couple of hours on it doing tracking and balancing and general hover practice when the local airfield had a special on fuel: Normally $4.60/ gal was $3.60 for the day. I lit her off and half way there the MR chip lite came on...
March 28th 08 12:30 AM
by Stuart & Kathryn Fields Go to last post
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FS. 206 As350 md500 mechanic cleaning out tool box of stuff by [email protected]
I'm selling off a bunch of stuff a field mechanic would have need of. AS350 Spares box with Orings starter brushes and nuts etc for As350, Honeywell switches, metric sockets. Line plug for particle separator for ground runs.1/4" socket set 206 Nozzle socket, ceco crowsfoot and idle wrench, 7/32...
March 27th 08 02:21 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Patch on line by HELIMAT
Patchs, original : http://search.ebay.fr/_W0QQsassZaeroelipse BA 112 Escadron de Chasse Cigognes 1/2 Escadron de Chasse Alsace 3/2 Escadron de Chasse Cote d'Or 2/2
March 25th 08 02:16 PM
by HELIMAT Go to last post
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Nick Lappos to Take Charge of Bell Tiltrotors!! by tiltrotors
Nick has been offered, and has accepted the position of Senior VP for Engineering and XWorx confirmed by those working at Bell's XWorx plant!!! There has been 'discussion' between the parties on this for some time, but apparently it has finally been approved and accepted! -- Message posted using...
March 20th 08 10:27 AM
by hcobb Go to last post
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Performance Chart for T63A700 Engine by choppermek
Does anyone have a performance chart for an Allison T63A700 (C18) engine?
March 19th 08 01:21 PM
by choppermek Go to last post
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Rotor IFR by Ol Shy & Bashful
Someone posted a note on rec.aviation.piloting asking about rotor IFR minimums to which I responded. How many here are rotor IFR rated? I got my rating back in the 80's and the CFII/R in 1990?
March 12th 08 11:51 PM
by The OTHER Kevin in San Diego Go to last post
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silver state helicopters by maverick
what do you guys think of that outfit ? are they a school that's worthy of consideration ? they run tv ads ! never seen a flight school EVER run tv ads !
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March 3rd 08 04:20 PM
by The OTHER Kevin in San Diego Go to last post
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Rotor Emergencies by Ol Shy & Bashful
Ever had an actual one? This board is so freakin dead and boring I left months ago. This is another attempt to revive it. Any takers? I've had several actual in flight emergencies in helicopters worldwide (in addition to the phyxed wing side) and survived them all. how about yor stories? Ol S&B
March 3rd 08 02:32 PM
by nrg[_2_] Go to last post
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Ol Shy & Bashful preferences by Stuart & Kathryn Fields
Hey Ol Shy & Bashful are your rotary wing interests pretty much restricted to the pilotage aspects? Are you interested in the aerodynamics and maintenance details? I've been seeding this NG trying to get something cooking for some time and haven't found either the right seed or the right...
March 2nd 08 12:25 AM
by Ol Shy & Bashful Go to last post
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