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    Me too!

    Me too!
  2. I good ole boy painted my ratty J 3 in Houston...

    I good ole boy painted my ratty J 3 in Houston area along time ago on old asphalt. He washed the plane, scuffed it very lightly with scotchbrite, then squirted it with 2 coats of DuPont Duluxe el...
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    Thanks Steve from an old guy who flew Cubs and...

    Thanks Steve from an old guy who flew Cubs and others long long time ago. Your wonderful site is my evening's entertainment. What a great bunch of people are in this group. Keep up the good work and...
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    Joe's right EXCEPT S E Wisconsin, where I live. ...

    Joe's right EXCEPT S E Wisconsin, where I live. I need ethanol free gas for chain saws and have to drive 28 miles to buy a couple gallons. Grrrrr!
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    697 Pounds empty? Wow, that's a very light J-3. ...

    697 Pounds empty? Wow, that's a very light J-3. Wood prop, lite fabric and minimum coats dope/paint?
  6. Had this issue a couple of times. It helps A LOT...

    Had this issue a couple of times. It helps A LOT if you take neighbors for a ride (from an airport, not your place) and fly over their property, etc. A little bit of P R maybe before you even mention...
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    Sometimes folks get confused when their name is...

    Sometimes folks get confused when their name is added to approved pilots on another person's airplane. If I borrow a friend's airplane, and I either meet his open pilot clause or am specifically...
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    No data on sheet?

    No data on sheet?
  9. Do it IMHO because if U ever sell, the float kit...

    Do it IMHO because if U ever sell, the float kit is always a plus. And I don't think U could get one added to a completed airplane for $2500....

    A completely different horse, but several years ago...
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    What ever happened to the Sherpa project. I...

    What ever happened to the Sherpa project. I don't believe it ever got certified?
  11. Thread: E-Cub

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    Web is correct, 450 gallons on board at take off...

    Web is correct, 450 gallons on board at take off from New York by Lindbergh. Pretty impressive on 225 HP! Donald Hall, designer, calculated speeds and fuel burns as the weight of the airplane...
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    In 1958 I started as a 14 year old teen ager at...

    In 1958 I started as a 14 year old teen ager at Waukesha County, WI. 80 Octane was 41 cents a gallon and car gas was 27 cents a gallon. And yes, Cubs, were $7 per hour to rent, and if you were rich,...
  13. Found a pillow in the wing of a wore out J 3 I...

    Found a pillow in the wing of a wore out J 3 I bought many years ago in Texas.
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    If the airframe is sound it would be hard to do...

    If the airframe is sound it would be hard to do better for that kind of money.
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    Joe Woods is right! 2 Super Cubs + a Bonanza

    Favorite airplanes: The two S C's I owned with another fellow, plus a 49 A 35 Bonanza with 225 HP and Cleveland brakes. That thing was almost as good as a C 180 for short field work. (I have been...
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    Thanks Bob, great reply. Have a good day. Pete

    Thanks Bob, great reply. Have a good day. Pete
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    Bob again what airport? Just curious, thanks,...

    Bob again what airport? Just curious, thanks, Pete Schoeninger
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    What airport, Bob?

    What airport, Bob?
  19. Very long shot possibility. IF............you...

    Very long shot possibility. IF............you have an autopilot..........and if it attaches to aileron cable............that could be the noise you hear as the attachment point moves around????
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    Steve you're an honest man. I think many of us...

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    Agree with Richgj3 A guy on our field had...

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    A friend of mine is a Captain on one of the "Big...

    A friend of mine is a Captain on one of the "Big Four." He said they dropped the requirement for a B S degree a couple of years ago.
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    Talking about the first you tube link, 2013. ...

    Talking about the first you tube link, 2013. Maybe it is no longer available??
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    Could not open? Get a black square with an...

    Could not open? Get a black square with an exclamation point on left side. Can somebody help out this computer dummy (me! Thanks in advance, pete Schoeninger
  25. When I was FBO/Airport Manager at Waukesha, WI we...

    When I was FBO/Airport Manager at Waukesha, WI we had seagull problems landing on the runway and sitting there. I blasted a few with my 12 gauge shotgun until I found out that was illegal. The...
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