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  1. 45962 CCenter 0-360 bal tail 3” extended gear...

    45962
    CCenter 0-360
    bal tail
    3” extended gear
    31” ABW
    cargo Pod
    extended wing
    droop tips
    std flaps ailerons
    extended baggage
  2. If they fix the CG they will fly really nice and...

    If they fix the CG they will fly really nice and straight up! All about CG!! Unbalanced planes are that unbalanced.
  3. I guess I shouldn’t compare a -12 to a-12 to a-18...

    I guess I shouldn’t compare a -12 to a-12 to a-18 or to a Scout all different motors
    all burning about the same amount of fuel over the same distance ��
  4. Take 30# off the nose moves CG back about 1.2”...

    Take 30# off the nose moves CG back about 1.2”
    Add 17# on the tail does the about the same movement.

    So taking the big club paddle off the nose and put a Cato on
    will make a huge difference in...
  5. What was interesting last year when a group of us...

    What was interesting last year when a group of us went to Quebec, we had 4 planes in the group a Scout with CS, -18 150, -12 160, my -12 180 with 8242 , I was leading the group with my 180hp, I...
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    Denny My bird is Short mount Charlie...

    Denny

    My bird is Short mount Charlie conversion. Yep I get a lot out of this bird, yes it would be very interesting to see what the GW and ECGW numbers are and how does it fly. Big question...
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    Beer run to local brewery Other Half Brewing...

    Beer run to local brewery Other Half Brewing Rochester NY
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    No issues with anything you said Denny. ...

    No issues with anything you said Denny.

    Without flaps pulled I do run out of nose up trim with out the weight in it, flying really light. With it in I have nose up trim yet at or near the limit....
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    Just like Bill Rusk did he has shelves welded in...

    Just like Bill Rusk did he has shelves welded in the tail to bolt weight in solid. That is the key. SOLID if it moves it could flex the tubes and crack brake them. Happened to me and on rebuild...
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    45818Sewed a 9-10” sleeve on top at the crown of...

    45818Sewed a 9-10” sleeve on top at the crown of the wing. Insert the noodle then put the wing cover on the wing. Takes about 6 minutes each to install. Haven’t done thieves lot and sure it will go...
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    45674 Stopped in the local wheat field to take a...

    45674
    Stopped in the local wheat field to take a call from NYC client. Then over the hill to the gold building in the back for Beer to go at Other Half Brewing Rochester for beer to go!
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    I replaced both pullies front and gear original...

    I replaced both pullies front and gear original style and that fixed my trim issues. Groove was worn out to the bottom of both.

    Doug
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    Steve. Doing it, thanks for the direction ...

    Steve. Doing it, thanks for the direction

    Doug
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    N1PA. I have a FA 337 for the installation...

    N1PA.

    I have a FA 337 for the installation that has been run on for 20 years on the engine.
    Also the Borer is a 82” prop but 10# heavier.
    really wondering is there a performance increase with...
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    0-360 with Pawnee prop

    Looking to put a p235-8443 prop on a -12 with 0-360.
    How will it preform over a Borer? Any thoughts? Lose about 10# off nose over a Borer prop.
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    MY -12 with CC 0-360 conversion with no added...

    MY -12 with CC 0-360 conversion with no added weight was 12.4” and nose heavy, ran out of trim up, nose dropped at landing. Added 8# in tail and it was 13.5” and much better but add a passenger or...
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    Simpson Belts now offers a TSO Aviation Double...

    Simpson Belts now offers a TSO Aviation Double Pull down 5 point belt, now to get the papers in for approval. Meets the AS8043 requirements 1.8" wide

    Doug
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    SFi 16.1 seat belt FA or 337

    Does anyone have a FA or a 337 for installing non TSO/FAA seat belts, these are SFI 16.1 certified belts for cars, racing etc., shoulder harness in a certified cub.
    These are built to the Aerospace...
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    PNorth of Schefferville 200 miles, up to George...

    PNorth of Schefferville 200 miles, up to George River airport and then 100 miles east of George River on the Korov River, as well as near Kuujjuaq along the Ungava Bay.
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    A few pictures of the trip to the land of short...

    A few pictures of the trip to the land of short trees. Great time, weather and fuel are the parts that need to be watched. Great scenery up there and more to see for sure!!...
  21. Thread: ADS-B Issues

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    MTV What transponder do you have? If it is not...

    MTV

    What transponder do you have? If it is not a newer digital that is/may your main problem. I had the Skybeacon in my plane and a Narco 150 and the dam thing would NOT WORK! I talked to...
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    I have watched a guy with a C185AM on 2790 EDO do...

    I have watched a guy with a C185AM on 2790 EDO do TO n LNDings on a 900’ grass strip, but he flew all day long out of 1200’ and could spot land that plane like a STOL plane. Incredible/impressive to...
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    With my 0360 in my -12 I needed weight in tail...

    With my 0360 in my -12 I needed weight in tail and tools in ext baggage. Now flies with very little nose up trimming. Great balanced plane now that I did this adjustment.
    Doug
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    0-360a2a. Borer 8242 even at an idle of 500 or...

    0-360a2a. Borer 8242 even at an idle of 500 or less, yes can see shake on the exhaust stacks at 500-, probable worse of it, but I was use to dads 185 with seaplane prop. That shook!
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    Maybe I’m missing something with the 0-360...

    Maybe I’m missing something with the 0-360 shutdown with Borer prop. I pull throttle closed idle to 500 or so and pull mixture. I don’t think it shakes at all or just to us to it notice?�� never...
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