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    I was considering the glacier flight and dogsled...

    I was considering the glacier flight and dogsled trip but a thousand bucks for the two of us is stretching the wallet. But I bet it would be an amazing time. I will get hold of Mr Lee and Talkeetna...
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    Great! I will call you. Jet boat trip to Haines...

    Great! I will call you. Jet boat trip to Haines sounds good. I had planned on the train.
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    Honeymoon cruise suggestions.

    I will be in Ketchikan, Juneau and Skagway the second week of September on my honeymoon cruise after three days up by Denali. Any suggestions on local excursions? I would really like to beat the...
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    Hey, that looks really good. I painted the boot...

    Hey, that looks really good. I painted the boot cowl on my J4 this afternoon. Stewarts is easy to clean up after!
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    Thanks Darrel and Cruiser for good answers. And...

    Thanks Darrel and Cruiser for good answers. And pop for the slick advice. Dave The reason he won't work on mags is, he is a stubborn old fart who doesn't work on mags. surely you can understand. If...
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    Yeah, he does not have the proper tools for the...

    Yeah, he does not have the proper tools for the mags. He is also 80 years old and figures he would never get his investment back on new tools! So I need someone else to look, however I had no issues...
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    bendix mag inspection needed at 312 hrs ?

    I have had the C85-12 on my J4 overhauled. The bendix mags were overhauled 312 hrs ago. But since the engine is rebuilt i thought it would be a good time to check mags too. Any advice as to what or...
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    I have flown my J4 about 500 hrs in 7 years with...

    I have flown my J4 about 500 hrs in 7 years with this teflon string packing. works great. Also used it in my dads J5. But I am not a aircraft expert so don't take my word for it.
  9. Thread: Fabric question

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    I painted my J4 stock. Even used prewar yellow....

    I painted my J4 stock. Even used prewar yellow. But will paint it white next since it is cheaper. Will keep the stock stripe though. i would never put flames on my airplane....not because I don't...
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    Hey Christian, My 40 J4 needs my attention,...

    Hey Christian, My 40 J4 needs my attention, engine overhaul and fuselage recover. So 2+2 is on hold. One in college and 2 seniors in HS. So....may be on hold awhile.
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    Yeah I like flames on airplanes too. Guess I am...

    Yeah I like flames on airplanes too. Guess I am an idiot. Why should anybody care what someone else paints on their airplane? It is "their" airplane and not "yours" . Heck if you don't like it, then...
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    Yeah Capsticks Death in the Silent Places was...

    Yeah Capsticks Death in the Silent Places was hard to put down. Also in Flight of Passage there is a mountain at Melber Ky....but I live 10 miles from Melber and the nearest mountain is at least 250...
  13. Thread: fuel tank vent

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    Vented caps with a line connecting the two tanks...

    Vented caps with a line connecting the two tanks in case one cap vent plugs, that tank will vent thru the other. I am pretty sure the FAA requires two vents for each tank.
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    Look at cubus maximus in the photo section. Avery...

    Look at cubus maximus in the photo section. Avery complete pictorial on building a smith cub. And welcome to the site
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    Hey proud new plane owner. How is the flying...

    Hey proud new plane owner. How is the flying going?
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    Stewarts System has been great for me. Tech...

    Stewarts System has been great for me. Tech support is great. Fairly fast delivery. All and all I have been very pleased with them. I was a first time user and happy with the result.
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    Buggs, Great job! I bet the satisfaction of...

    Buggs, Great job! I bet the satisfaction of building and flying your own cub is....priceless. One of the events that is so satisfying and never forgotten. I bet life is good today!
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    Arthur Young was half of Pope and Young....

    Arthur Young was half of Pope and Young. Bowhunter extroadanaire. I loved the high tech volcano outline!
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    Anyone have more performance comments on this...

    Anyone have more performance comments on this prop? I have an 0-320 160 hp with 9-1 pistons, performance cam and balanced components so hopefully I will get 160+. I like the idea of this prop. But...
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    My neighbor built and flew a gyro. Well he flew...

    My neighbor built and flew a gyro. Well he flew it once!! Then the funeral. That is my negative impression.
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    Contributing to your local politicians campaign...

    Contributing to your local politicians campaign fund or helping put up campaign signs is always a good idea. Lobbying works. Especially if you are the first lobbyist.
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    initial test flight stab. incidence

    I have been searching the archives for AOI information. I have my 2+2 set up with the AOI of a supercub, the rear fitting is 1.5 inchs lower than the front resulting in 3.84degrees at the spar...
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    I watch it and really like it too. Watched it...

    I watch it and really like it too. Watched it last night in fact. Lots of cool airplane footage.
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    Yeah the corrosion/galvanic action is apparently...

    Yeah the corrosion/galvanic action is apparently bad with carbon/ aluminum. But if the last layer is kevlar it is not as bad. And as stated above kevlar is pretty. I am not an expert, just a web...
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    Y'all have convinced me. I will remove the trim...

    Y'all have convinced me. I will remove the trim tab system I just finished and install a cub system. I have about half the parts already and had been leaning that way anyway. It is hard to argue with...
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