Search:

Type: Posts; User: cubnut93

Page 1 of 7 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    7
    Views
    538

    Thanks for the reply- I have not heard any...

    Thanks for the reply-

    I have not heard any thing about "EZ turn sealant". I see that Aircraft Spruce stocks it. Sounds like it is similar to Sealube.

    I have been using "Sealube" for several...
  2. Replies
    7
    Views
    538

    I saw that Univair has the gaskets. However, I do...

    I saw that Univair has the gaskets. However, I do have some gaskets left over from rebuilding automotive carbs. Haven't made a choice yet!
  3. Replies
    7
    Views
    538

    I was thinking about testing it before hooking...

    I was thinking about testing it before hooking back up. Any thoughts on how I should do that? I have a few thoughts but two or three heads are better than one!!!
  4. Replies
    7
    Views
    538

    PA18 fuel gauge leaking

    The left fuel gauge is leaking fuel at the bottom of the gauge. Not a bad leak--just has a little stain on the bottom of the gauge.

    So I will be removing the gauge and replacing the gaskets.
    ...
  5. Replies
    14
    Views
    663

    Draining fuel tank on PA18

    I need to drain the left side fuel tank so I can replace the gaskets in the fuel gauge. Where is the best place to connect the grading cable to the airplane?
  6. Everything is back together with no leaks &...

    Everything is back together with no leaks & proper braking!!!

    Thanks for every ones help!!
  7. I used a pick with a 90 at the end. I heated it...

    I used a pick with a 90 at the end. I heated it up with a torch and melted the rock hard O-ring in several places, then I was able to blow it out with compressed air. worked great. Installing the...
  8. I have removed the master & parking brake...

    I have removed the master & parking brake assembly from the plane.

    See pix for more info & questions.

    The O-ring that is inside the valve body looks like it will be very hard to remove &...
  9. Is it easier to remove the whole assembly from...

    Is it easier to remove the whole assembly from the plane and take the valve off the master on the bench?

    I know that there is a crush washer that seals the valve to the nut, but how is the...
  10. [QUOTE=Crash, Jr.;804999]I rebuilt mine a month...

    [QUOTE=Crash, Jr.;804999]I rebuilt mine a month or so ago. I have a bunch of pictures and have been meaning to do a write up on how to rebuild them.
    ...
  11. Univair gave me MS-28775-010 and MS-28775-113 for...

    Univair gave me MS-28775-010 and MS-28775-113 for the O-rings. The AN numbers were AN6227-11 and AN-6227-5 according to them! I'll have to call them tomorrow and check those numbers again.
    ...
  12. Brake fluid is leaking from parking brake valve PA18

    A friend of mine has a PA18 that is leaking brake fluid from the parking brake valve. Does anyone have some drawings of this valve? Mainly interested in the internal parts and how there are put...
  13. Replies
    34
    Views
    2,501

    What to add modifications to L-21B

    I helped a friend restore a L-21B several years ago. He is now selling the airplane and he has a possible buyer who wants him to have some modifications made to the airplane.

    The mods are as...
  14. Thanks for your reply. Basically I am looking...

    Thanks for your reply.

    Basically I am looking for information as to how to pack it.

    Do we need to make wooden crates for the wings and tail feathers?

    Does the prop need to be removed?
    ...
  15. I need help getting some info about shipping a super cub to Europe

    A friend of mine may be selling his Super Cub to someone in Europe. I saw this post (https://www.supercub.org/forum/showthread.php?50429-Shipping-a-Super-Cub-Overseas-in-a-container) which was...
  16. Replies
    50
    Views
    4,210

    *************************************************...

    *************************************************
    No not that bad---If I adjust the chain so it is tight then when the rudder is all the way to the left or right and I move the tail wheel in the...
  17. Replies
    50
    Views
    4,210

    With the chain too loose the tail wheel will...

    With the chain too loose the tail wheel will unlock just fine. With the chain too tight I need to push real hard to get it to unlock.
  18. Replies
    50
    Views
    4,210

    What kind of problem happens when the tail wheel...

    What kind of problem happens when the tail wheel air pressure is too low?

    I realize that it is not good for tire wear but would it cause a shimmy?
  19. Replies
    50
    Views
    4,210

    I have finished the tail wheel repair and...

    I have finished the tail wheel repair and adjustment. However, I am not as pleased as I would like. Seems that the chain is either too tight or too loose. If I could eliminate one half of a link it...
  20. Replies
    50
    Views
    4,210

    ************************************** Great...

    **************************************

    Great idea! I will use that as well.
  21. Replies
    50
    Views
    4,210

    ******************************************* ...

    *******************************************

    Thanks---so I assume that the chain should have soon slack as shown. Some people seem to prefer a taut chain. Am I better to have some lack? ALSO, when...
  22. Replies
    50
    Views
    4,210

    ************************************** Will that...

    **************************************
    Will that work on a certified airplane?
  23. Replies
    50
    Views
    4,210

    ********************************** Can you...

    **********************************

    Can you give me a phone number or a link to their website?
  24. Replies
    50
    Views
    4,210

    **************************************************...

    ***************************************************************************************************************

    Thanks for the reply--

    I think that the shimmy problem happened because the tail...
  25. Replies
    50
    Views
    4,210

    **************************************************...

    **************************************************

    I have attached new photos that were taken today. These photos show the new springs which were purchased from Univair. The caster angle is about...
Results 1 to 25 of 160
Page 1 of 7 1 2 3 4