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  1. Commas save lives: Let's eat Gramma! Let's...

    Commas save lives:

    Let's eat Gramma!
    Let's eat, Gramma!
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    Adult Reconstruction. (Orthopedic surgeon @...

    Adult Reconstruction. (Orthopedic surgeon @ Mayo Clinic)
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    I can see the airport 2.5 miles away, but you...

    I can see the airport 2.5 miles away, but you can't get there from here.....takes 18+ minutes to drive.
  4. All four of my kids have been flying since they...

    All four of my kids have been flying since they were hatched. I think the first flight for one was at 5 days (in a snugglie with mama). All are adults now and 3 of 4 are pilots.

    I remember #1 son...
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    Feb 1, 1996, in Brrrrrrrmidji, MN 14541

    Feb 1, 1996, in Brrrrrrrmidji, MN

    14541
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    FWIW, I've seen some pretty sore looking ABW's...

    FWIW, I've seen some pretty sore looking ABW's that land on hard surfaces. Once you see how much rubber can come off, you'll never want to land on a hard surface again. The lifetime is...
  7. Thread: Bear Protection

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    I had bear "trouble" in Alaska only once. I was...

    I had bear "trouble" in Alaska only once. I was carrying gun and trying to tie up floats at the same time.....don't ask why. Gun fell into water. Took gun apart to dry in sun on rock while I...
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    Regardless of the type of storage, mice (& rats)...

    Regardless of the type of storage, mice (& rats) HATE moth balls. I use them generously whereever there is a possibility of mice.
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    There are three useless things for a pilot: 1....

    There are three useless things for a pilot:

    1. The air space in your fuel tank.
    2. The air space above you.
    3. The runway behind you.

    Glenn
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    VERY nice! Location?

  11. Thread: upper door bail

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    This is what my latch looks like: ...

    This is what my latch looks like:

    http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000BOCBDE/ref=ox_sc_act_title_1?ie=UTF8&m=A1FWOG4NHCL26V

    http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41RfE15qI6L._SL500_AA300_.jpg
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    Water Wings

    I have a pair of CrosswindSTOL's Water Wings on my EDO-2000's.

    Yes, you are up on the step faster, but with timed takeoff's with/without them on, there is only a second or two improvement.

    Step...
  13. Thread: Water Wings II

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    Water Wings II

    Hurrah! Float season is here! Got my cub and EDO-2000's in the water today. I did T&G's until I was silly. What fun! It is impressive what my Water Wings by Crosswinds STOL are able to...
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    Minnesota highway landings

    A few years ago when I flew hot air balloons here in Minnesota, we would land on roads, either as touch-and-goes or to land for the evening ("full stop"). The basket is well within the 102 inches,...
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    Beaver and flaps

    I remember about 25 years ago, two of us in a Beaver on wheels tried to see how far/long it would take to take off without any flaps. We used up almost 9000 of Elemendorf AFB's runway before getting...
  16. Thread: Snow depth

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    Snow depth

    Man, oh, Man!!! PERFECT ski flying in northern MN this past weekend. Several inches of new snow, not a cloud in the sky....and warm temps. It was hard to walk away from the SuperCub!!!

    Here...
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    ICOM A200

    ICOM A200 is the best aircraft radio I've ever had for the price!
    Glenn
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