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    G3 is using MSD 8.5mm wire. If running any...

    G3 is using MSD 8.5mm wire. If running any iridium sparkplugs and you are home brewing the harness there is no need for such a heavy jacket since the plugs fire at considerably lower voltage and...
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    Still my favorite Warbird. At OSH this year, on...

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    As stated above the plugs are available...

    As stated above the plugs are available considerable less than that. Ebay, Rock auto, I think it was https://www.sparkplugs.com where I have bought many sets long ago. Not sure where their prices are...
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    Imagine if this had happened in the cellphone and...

    Imagine if this had happened in the cellphone and social internet era?
    Well, probably would have just faded away soon.
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    No, these are a very good quality automotive...

    No, these are a very good quality automotive plug. They essentially will last forever. They do not wear out, if they foul they burn clean very quickly, Might be possible bottom plugs could lead foul...
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    I would love to have seen the explanation for...

    I would love to have seen the explanation for insurance on that Cadillac.
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    The trick as you are already addressing is to...

    The trick as you are already addressing is to prevent the flap from stalling at high angles, I think you are going at it right.
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    Laughed my A off on that first one.

    Laughed my A off on that first one.
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    Another screenshot, 43311 Looks like the...

    Another screenshot,

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    Looks like the image gets scaled in reverse with the rudder being proportionally big with the engine being way too small. Damn software.
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    You do not want to open the outlet from where it...

    You do not want to open the outlet from where it is, you want the cross section from that closest point to open evenly going forwards. The goal is that as air moves from the lower surface it is...
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    Looking at the side view of your curved section,...

    Looking at the side view of your curved section, it would perform the best if the closest gap is at the very aft end of the filler and it opens fairly consistently from there forwards. This will...
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    Here is a screenshot of the pedal assembly as...

    Here is a screenshot of the pedal assembly as being built. Lots and lots of little parts to be made.

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    I got a few hours in on this making parts and doing minor but needed revisions,...
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    I decided the mounts for the control stick will...

    I decided the mounts for the control stick will be fine as they are, not sure I intended the torque tube to be where it is but there is technically nothing wrong with it.

    I got back to making...
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    I had not seen mention this was on a seaplane.

    I had not seen mention this was on a seaplane.
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    The one thing I would say, the hull is a...

    The one thing I would say, the hull is a displacement hull, it will suck down into water at speed, I would expect that it will have it's fair share of downforce in air as well. I would pay good...
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    Almost a step forward, I first attempted to tack...

    Almost a step forward, I first attempted to tack the mounts of the control sticks onto the fuse, but could not get them to stabilize at all. With everything mounted on ball bearings it just could not...
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    That is all fine but the problems within these...

    That is all fine but the problems within these companies is the management, not the pilots.
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    That has to have been a fun career to this point,...

    That has to have been a fun career to this point, what is next?
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    Going back 10 or 11 years ago this was in the...

    Going back 10 or 11 years ago this was in the news,

    The FAA has shut down LAB Flying Service in Juneau, saying the charter and commuter operator has shown a "callous disregard" for safety.
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    My uncle spent time in Armor in the desert war,...

    My uncle spent time in Armor in the desert war, never could talk about it, guess he did not have a good time.
    My father had been a pilot before the war, he worked in a power station so he was...
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    I liked the mirrors on the Lake I flew, and my...

    I liked the mirrors on the Lake I flew, and my instructor impressing the need to call out the landing and look at the mirrors.
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    https://abc30.com/seaplane-lands-upside-down-in-sa...

    https://abc30.com/seaplane-lands-upside-down-in-san-luis-reservoir-near-los-banos/5321016/
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    A bit more here, Forum will not allow me to post...

    A bit more here, Forum will not allow me to post again,
    kathrynsreport 2019/05/29
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    I have not seen mention here of this one, Might...

    I have not seen mention here of this one, Might have missed it.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yt3TGD5mXUs#action=share
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    Years back we were fearing having Fox being in...

    Years back we were fearing having Fox being in close to the house.
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    During a summer when our fields were growing tall we watched a mangy looking fox come out of the tall grass onto the...
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