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  1. Before you dump too much cash into that plane,...

    Before you dump too much cash into that plane, take a look at the Dynon Skyview PFD. 7 inch and 10 inch. With the 10 inch, you can add engine instrumentation, maybe with the 7 as well. I think...
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    The ducting on the side of the lower cowl works...

    The ducting on the side of the lower cowl works on Huskys and the Carbon Cubs, both of which tend to run warm. The Huskys use a cowl vent like this:

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    Here's a picture of one of the newer...
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    Ah, so! :oops: MTV

    Ah, so! :oops:

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    Interesting. I've never seen a set on a 12. ...

    Interesting. I've never seen a set on a 12. These are standard on the CC-18-180 cubs that CC builds.

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    For perspective, when I worked on Kodiak, a bear...

    For perspective, when I worked on Kodiak, a bear hunt with a guide cost between $10 and $12 thousand. Non residents are required to obtain the services of a guide when hunting brown bears, with the...
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    I used to have copy of the article, but I think...

    I used to have copy of the article, but I think it may have disappeared in one of my moves.

    It was written by Jim Rearden.

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    The reference to a Garand has been around...

    The reference to a Garand has been around forever. Obviously the gun they used was something else. I once asked the pilot about the BAR, and he changed the subject. It apparently disappeared when...
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    i knew the fellow with the rifle mounted on the...

    i knew the fellow with the rifle mounted on the roof of a Super Cub. He flew Mustangs in WW II. The Cub had a sliding hatch in the skylight that permitted in flight magazine changes. He had an...
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    There have been medevacs I'm aware of where the...

    There have been medevacs I'm aware of where the injured person had survivable (but uncomfortable) injuries, but was killed in the ensuing medevac aircraft accident. Bad deal.

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    His location is shown as Austria. I’m not sure...

    His location is shown as Austria. I’m not sure he needs to worry about the FAA.

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    I wouldn't want to own one of those outfits and...

    I wouldn't want to own one of those outfits and have to pay next year's insurance bill either.....

    Terrible deals, when these folks are sincerely trying to assist someone who needs help....

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    Sounds like an interesting project. What type...

    Sounds like an interesting project. What type aircraft, a European built type?

    I can't answer the first couple of questions, but the rear cables "extend/retract" to maintain constant length and...
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    For the price of two of these things, you could...

    For the price of two of these things, you could buy a 7 inch Dynon PFD and have change. And a display old eyes can actually see.

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    P-2V had a heater on the relief tube. Placard...

    P-2V had a heater on the relief tube. Placard next to relief tube said something like “Depress relief tube heat switch for ten seconds prior to urination.

    Turned out it took twenty...
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    They're big moose eaters. We wanted to know more...

    They're big moose eaters. We wanted to know more about the population and dynamics. Easiest way to change a collar is in the den. We had these bears radio equipped for seven years.

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    Using a painter's extendable pole with a syringe...

    Using a painter's extendable pole with a syringe on the end to immobilize a momma black bear in her winter den. Mom is wide awake, by the way.

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    My partner fishing a cub from the den,...
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    Oh, believe me, the antics that go on in the name...

    Oh, believe me, the antics that go on in the name of wildlife and fisheries management are far stranger than fiction.

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    Beavers never give up, and they never seem to get...

    Beavers never give up, and they never seem to get discouraged. Blow their dam to kingdom come, and they’ll rebuild bigger and better and soon.

    the only humans I’ve seen who really had that under...
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    Glenn, My first full time job as a wildlife...

    Glenn,

    My first full time job as a wildlife biologist involved, among other things, duties as a beaver dam de-constructor in SE Idaho. It seems the farmers there had a custom irrigation...
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    yep, thanks Steve. The link worked for me, but I...

    yep, thanks Steve. The link worked for me, but I keep getting reminded Iím not the center of the universe.

    :lol:

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  21. Thread: ADS-B Issues

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    Frankly, this doesn’t surprise me at all. Have I...

    Frankly, this doesn’t surprise me at all. Have I mentioned how screwed up this program is?

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  22. Thread: ADS-B Issues

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    First, OSH does not lie in “Rule Airspace”, so...

    First, OSH does not lie in “Rule Airspace”, so not required there.

    Second, in previous years, the Airventure Notam required all transponders OFF within ~ 30 miles of OSH. This last year (2019)...
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    Wildlife Management

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  24. Thread: ADS-B Issues

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    Not if ATC decides they’re busy. ATC still has...

    Not if ATC decides they’re busy. ATC still has to agree.

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    Pete, Thats what I was going to say, HEAVY...

    Pete,

    Thats what I was going to say, HEAVY and big floats for a Cub.

    Id put them on the market, they’re one of the few float models approved on Stinsons, and I’ll bet there’s a Stinson owner...
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