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  1. Empty or Loaded maximum gross CG range?? The...

    Empty or Loaded maximum gross CG range??

    The TC A-692 gives 8.1" to 20.7" for an empty CG range.
  2. Thread: New SB out

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    Rivets from China??

    Rivets from China??
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    Tells us about those fences on the flaps. Do they...

    Tells us about those fences on the flaps. Do they do anything? What is it? I tried a similar fence on my 185, it did nothing.
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    That makes it sound like a viable solution for a...

    That makes it sound like a viable solution for a small dent. It's unlikely that the expansion would cause a bulge unless you go overboard with the heat.
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    I used a thin layer of felt over the entire...

    I used a thin layer of felt over the entire leading edge skin which made those screws almost disappear. Then stopped the finishing tape at the trailing edge of the skin. The purpose of the tapes is...
  6. What is the difference in cruise speed with and...

    What is the difference in cruise speed with and without the Gurney flaps?
    Does your Wag Cubby have a trim tab or a trimming stabilizer like a real Cub? That could explain why you come close to...
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    mike, does just heating the strut with a torch...

    mike, does just heating the strut with a torch harm the sealed struts? A welding rod could be welded to the center of the dent, then heat around the dent's edges while pulling on the welding rod....
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    What is the layout of the tubing in the front of...

    What is the layout of the tubing in the front of the fuselage right behind the firewall? Does it form a V or an X. Mine in a TCOW fuselage made by Javron, it is in the form of an X. The X blocks the...
  9. Why don't you take them off and fly the plane? Is...

    Why don't you take them off and fly the plane? Is it still wing heavy?
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    IF this is a correct assessment of what happened...

    IF this is a correct assessment of what happened it would be interesting to learn exactly what was done before and during the maneuver which convinced the pilot to leave the plane. During the one...
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    With a slow rotation rate since the wings are...

    With a slow rotation rate since the wings are still straight.
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    Philly, The issue is sometimes the ball is not...

    Philly, The issue is sometimes the ball is not properly orientated in the instrument panel when the fuselage is level. Someone may have drilled the mounting screws crooked. You want to use the ball...
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    When you do this be certain that the T&B and/or...

    When you do this be certain that the T&B and/or ball is properly installed. Not all are.
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    It is just a flat piece of aluminum with a slight...

    It is just a flat piece of aluminum with a slight bend in the center.
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    That is a bent pitot and static tube. Bend the...

    That is a bent pitot and static tube. Bend the entire assembly down until the upper one is parallel or slightly nose down in relation to the bottom of the wing. The lower tube should be lower and...
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    From the propeller Type Certificate P-874 ...

    From the propeller Type Certificate P-874
    https://rgl.faa.gov/Regulatory_and_Guidance_Library/rgMakeModel.nsf/0/95170e7eb56254a68625787a0069bb3b/$FILE/P-874%20Rev%2020.pdf

    NOTE 9: 1A200/HFA...
  17. The Navy's Constitution is based at the...

    The Navy's Constitution is based at the Charlestown navy yard in Boston. Every year they take it out in the harbor to turn it around. One time while this was happening, I just happened to be landing...
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    The fuel system on my double door Cub is similar...

    The fuel system on my double door Cub is similar to that shown in your drawing. The selector is on the left side. Which side is immaterial. There is a drain valve in each of the two lines at the rear...
  19. Oops! It wasn't Narraganset Bay, the Mayflower...

    Oops! It wasn't Narraganset Bay, the Mayflower was in Buzzards Bay between New Bedford and Naushon Island. About 10 or 15 years ago I saw a large square rigger under full sail being chased by a large...
  20. Thread: Adsb

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    The KT-74 is a remove your KT-76 and plug in the...

    The KT-74 is a remove your KT-76 and plug in the new.
    https://www.bendixking.com/en/products/nc/navigation-and-communication/kt-74
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    Dan, Something to keep in mind when building up a...

    Dan, Something to keep in mind when building up a fuel system. Water is heavier than gasoline and air is lighter than gasoline. Water will always settle in low spots and air will settle in a high...
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    Start here:...

    Start here:
    https://www.faa.gov/documentLibrary/media/Advisory_Circular/AC%2043.13-2B.pdf
    Start with paragraph 1 Purpose. Then read Chapter 8.
  23. Philly, Usually the brush cover plate on a...

    Philly,
    Usually the brush cover plate on a generator has a short tube built into it for venting purposes. This cover plate is rotated to align the tube with an opening in the cooling baffle just...
  24. For those of you who are interested in tracking...

    For those of you who are interested in tracking the Mayflower, look here.
    https://www.marinetraffic.com/en/ais/details/ships/shipid:6169095/mmsi:368137770/imo:0/vessel:MAYFLOWER
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    Sher62, This latch is further forward than yours...

    Sher62, This latch is further forward than yours and does not shake as you describe. It does become unlatched and drops down once in a while but doesn't shake. When you have an unsupported object...
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