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    Wait an hour after you fly, then go to this site,...

    Wait an hour after you fly, then go to this site, fill in the data, and hit submit.
    You will get an ADS-B performance report in about an hour via email.
    I check mine maybe once a month or so--
    if...
  2. I lkike to think that I "see & avoid" as well as...

    I lkike to think that I "see & avoid" as well as anyone.
    A while back, I was making a crosswind entry to the right hand pattern for rwy 9 at my airport, reporting as usual.
    Wind was 090 at 5 or...
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    I installed a Tailbeacon back in November (?),...

    I installed a Tailbeacon back in November (?), works as promised.
    I check the PAPR occasionally, just checked on results from last monday's flight--
    well within acceptable parameters.
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    I recently helped a buddy weigh his...

    I recently helped a buddy weigh his almost-ready-to-fly PA12 project.
    TCDS gives the datum as the wing leading edge,
    but the old W&B sheet used the old "point in space out in front of the...
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    There's IA's and then again there's IA's--...

    There's IA's and then again there's IA's-- people's idea of a "good IA" differ.
    I know one IA who expects everything to be perfect, I've seen him balk at stuff which is perfectly legal & airworthy,...
  6. Much as I hate to, I have to agree. I get it,...

    Much as I hate to, I have to agree.
    I get it, NORDO ops are great, no radio hassles, all the nordo guys say it's fine, we practice see & avoid, etc.
    Some guys even say they always give way to other...
  7. My original thought, way back when all this ADS-B...

    My original thought, way back when all this ADS-B BS (ADS-BS :wink: )was first being discussed,
    was that this is for airline benefit, so why not just require it inside class A & B airspace (and if...
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    FWIW Amy Hoover is scheduled to be one f the...

    FWIW Amy Hoover is scheduled to be one f the speakers at the NW Aviation show in Puyallup WA this weekend.

    https://www.washington-aviation.org/schedule.html
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    I put my 5 gallon plastic gas can on the top of...

    I put my 5 gallon plastic gas can on the top of the wing,
    hold a thumb over the spout, tip the can & guide the spout into the filler neck,
    then un-thumb the spout.
    Plastic can is in contact with...
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    I didn't pick up on the arc of little led's on...

    I didn't pick up on the arc of little led's on either side.
    Thanks for the tutorial.
    That's a pretty slick way to do it.

    I had an EI digital cht/egt in my first airplane.
    Hard to read as the...
  11. Thread: Hangar home

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    There's a house with hnagar for sale for $280K at...

    There's a house with hnagar for sale for $280K at Diamond Point airpark near Sequim WA.
    Belonged to a friend of mine who passed away last year.
    Listing sez it's a foreclosure, it was a reverse...
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    Was the deer head that day's find, or is it a...

    Was the deer head that day's find, or is it a permanent attachment?
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    EI webpage sez this is a approved as primary...

    EI webpage sez this is a approved as primary gauge.
    I'm surprised, I'd think it would have to display both pressure & temp readings at the same time.
    That was my takeaway from reading up on EI's...
  14. There are app's that track aircraft in real time...

    There are app's that track aircraft in real time via ADS-B.
    Flight Radar 24 is one of them, I'm sure there are others.
    FR24 only tracks 1090, not 978, but I'm sure there are others that track both....
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    (OK i'll be the one to say it) But i have heard...

    (OK i'll be the one to say it)
    But i have heard of people eating a beaver.
  16. The only times i've used FF in the past 20 years...

    The only times i've used FF in the past 20 years is in class c airspace.
    And thats because when i get the airspaceclearance, i get FF along wit it--
    like it or not.
  17. "Hello SnitchAir FBO, this is the FAA calling....

    "Hello SnitchAir FBO, this is the FAA calling.
    Did an airplane just land? What's the tail number?""
    "yeah, it's a yellow cub, tail number N12345".

    Seen & heard of this being done in years past...
  18. Maybe it's true of all brands, but IMHO craftsman...

    Maybe it's true of all brands, but IMHO craftsman tools aren't what they were 30 years ago.
    I've bought a few things in the past few years (1/4 drive set, yet another 3/8 set),
    and they just didn't...
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    Boy you're leaving yourself wide open on that...

    Boy you're leaving yourself wide open on that one.
    I suggest two people to do the work.....
    and a crew of at least half a dozen people rotating in and out of the hangar
    to eat all the donuts /...
  20. I disagree. Read FAR 91.225(d). ...

    I disagree. Read FAR 91.225(d).

    https://www.law.cornell.edu/cfr/text/14/91.225



    (d) After January 1, 2020, and unless otherwise authorized by ATC, no person may operate an aircraft in the...
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    So, a year later, I was wondering if you'd care...

    So, a year later, I was wondering if you'd care to comment on your original question?
    Also, if you'd care to offer your opinion(s) on what you'd do differently,
    or recommendations to others...
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    A tool kit is like hull insurance- or any...

    A tool kit is like hull insurance- or any insurance for that matter.
    Big waste of time & money, until you need it.....then it's priceless.
    I've been stuck away from home with a flat t/w, luckily I...
  23. The only rule airspace you missed is the 30NM...

    The only rule airspace you missed is the 30NM "mode c veil" around some of the bigger airports in the country--
    you can be inside the veil but outside the class B, don't get bit.
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    I dip my tanks after every fill-up, write down...

    I dip my tanks after every fill-up, write down the tach time & fuel on board on a piece of blue tape & stick it on the panel.
    I can predict within a gallon where my fuel level is after a flight....
  25. SEL 55-01 sez inspect every 5 years / 500 hours,...

    SEL 55-01 sez inspect every 5 years / 500 hours, this kit's ICA sez 10 years / 1500 hours.
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