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  1. I saw only 1 post discussing the real problems....

    I saw only 1 post discussing the real problems.
    Gateway to user fees. When the government finally decides they are missing out on too much revenue by you rich pilots it’ll be required.
  2. Imagine how screwed you would have been in that...

    Imagine how screwed you would have been in that 180 you were talking about. Trying to move one of those around on asphalt is hard enough!
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    Promech. I used to operate an F27 in SE Alaska. ...

    Promech.
    I used to operate an F27 in SE Alaska. We used Promech for contract maintenance. We had a lot of oil (more than usual) on the cowl one day, and had dispatch call contract maintenance. ...
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    Work keeps track of my proficiency…I have no...

    Work keeps track of my proficiency…I have no interest in that. I keep track of my proficiency in the cub….but my logs aren’t as neat as the were at 10k hours.
    Aircraft logs for me are pretty...
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    I third the I wish I still had my front oil...

    I third the I wish I still had my front oil cooler group.
  6. Try starting on just the left mag, or whatever...

    Try starting on just the left mag, or whatever mag has the impulse coupler. I can’t start mine with both mags hot when it’s cold.
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    I was flying BE18’s when the David Clark H13X...

    I was flying BE18’s when the David Clark H13X came out. They seemed able to keep up with 2 985s with short stacks. They weren’t very comfortable by todays standards though.
    I still have them….but...
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    Is the pouch with the radio in it big enough to...

    Is the pouch with the radio in it big enough to hold a water bottle?
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    They got rid of the firearm requirements when...

    They got rid of the firearm requirements when Canada started charging to carry a rifle through their country.
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    Dakota Cub fuel valve is a piece of art

    Dakota Cub fuel valve is a piece of art
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    When I’m down in the lower 48, I trade my 44 for...

    When I’m down in the lower 48, I trade my 44 for a 357. I’m more scared of the weirdos and mountain lions than bears.
    I’ll be down that way this summer. My brother is flying the Chief down and...
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    Mil H5606 There’s probably a parts place in...

    Mil H5606

    There’s probably a parts place in Redmond you can probably get it. I don’t think I’ve been to Redmond since the 90s though, and I know it’s changed.
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    I use a Garmin 686 for navigation, and I admit...

    I use a Garmin 686 for navigation, and I admit that I still fly with a paper chart also.
    The AV30 is strictly for emergency. Like MTV said there were a few times that something like that would have...
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    I would much rather the AV30 over a dog house for...

    I would much rather the AV30 over a dog house for standard turn information. In a small airplane I know 20-25 degrees bank will get me pretty close to a 180 in a minute. It has a ball for...
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    Been looking at this thread for a couple days. ...

    Been looking at this thread for a couple days. Just took a good look at the panel on one of the first posts.
    I would get rid of the T&B and put an AV30 in its hole. It’s got a T&B built into it....
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    And the nice thing about a bad battery on a...

    And the nice thing about a bad battery on a Cub….I can always prop it. I won’t do that on a 185 with a 3 bladed prop
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    All of the sudden owning a hangar in Palmer...

    All of the sudden owning a hangar in Palmer doesn't seem that bad:-P
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    I’ve flown standard, 6” and 3” gear….my Cub has...

    I’ve flown standard, 6” and 3” gear….my Cub has 3” gear and a thrust line mod. That’s mainly for the fact I can’t see taxiing with 6” gear and my prop is about the same aoa and clearance as 6” gear.
  19. My wife and I were laughing at the beginning of...

    My wife and I were laughing at the beginning of the video. The pink Flamingos �� are ours. The Cub is in a hangar in Palmer on wheel skis for the nasty part of the winter. It’ll be next to the...
  20. There are 2 of them on Alaskas list right...

    There are 2 of them on Alaskas list right now…both 1961s I believe.
  21. If you don't have to go far, just lay them down...

    If you don't have to go far, just lay them down on a snowmobile trailer. You seem them transported quite a bit up here like that.
  22. Buy Steves brake boosters and never worry about...

    Buy Steves brake boosters and never worry about constantly topping them off again!
  23. My brother runs trains for the Union Pacific. ...

    My brother runs trains for the Union Pacific. His favorite is when they go through a flock of sheep. He said it’s like cottton balls.
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    There’s an old Methow DC3…..I flew for them a...

    There’s an old Methow DC3…..I flew for them a short while.
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    This guy has some great resources and explains...

    This guy has some great resources and explains quite a bit. I have one on a C85 stroker and have no beef with it. The stroker puts out almost 100hp.
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