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    Back when I flew it, I would milk off the...

    Back when I flew it, I would milk off the airspeed and then add power to stabilize it to either low tail or level wheel landing. Hold the power in as necessary to keep straight with rudder,,,I saw it...
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    I'll miss that old bird,,,hope she serves you...

    I'll miss that old bird,,,hope she serves you well. Got my Backcountry Supercub signed off yesterday

    Sent from my SM-G930V using SuperCub.Org mobile app
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    Toe brakes for me,,just got my Backcountry signed...

    Toe brakes for me,,just got my Backcountry signed off yesterday and I wouldn't ever have heel brakes in a cub again

    Sent from my SM-G930V using SuperCub.Org mobile app
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    ok guys, I`ll do the top one,,,thanks

    ok guys, I`ll do the top one,,,thanks
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    rib stitch tail post

    got my fuselage covered and finish tape on now but had a question about stitching the tail post,,there are 2 horizontal braces and one on a 45 . looks like at least one needs some rib stitches,,,any...
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    thanks guys, so i guess i`m going with the candy...

    thanks guys, so i guess i`m going with the candy cane caps,,,,interesting though,,,,the vent tube on the right wing of my 180 siphons fuel when full for a few minutes during flight,,,nothing serious...
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    fuel tank vent

    I have a backcountry sc kit and i`m getting ready to cover the wings now. An a&p friend mentioned that we should run a vent line with a check valve from the 1/4 in. hole in the top front side of the...
  8. Thread: toe brakes

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    thanks guys for the input, i talked to the people...

    thanks guys for the input, i talked to the people at backcountry sc this pm, and they are working on a new toe brake design for the existing supercubs and on the new sq2 mackey. i`m not sure if they...
  9. Thread: toe brakes

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    toe brakes

    anyone out there know how to replace heel brakes with toe brakes on a backcountry supercub that has the v-brace on the firewall?
    i have never liked the set-up even back when i had my j3. All my...
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    Poll: I PURCHASED ONE OF THE LAST SMITH CUBS BUILT BY...

    I PURCHASED ONE OF THE LAST SMITH CUBS BUILT BY NICK BACK IN 05, WAITED ON BUILDER SUPPORT FROM WAYNE WHEN IT BECAME TURBINE CUBS OF WY.,,,,,,I`M NOW WORKING ON THE NEW BACKCOUNTRY SUPERCUB,,,BY THE...
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    Crash,

    Just out of curiosity, why might you choose to skip the option to feed from both tanks? Not arguing just curious. Interestingly, the TCOW fuel system plans suggest drilling a "both"...
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    Re: Andair fuel valve

    I fabricated a bracket for the Andair fuel valve, plenty of room for the plumbing.

    nice job zavji, i was just trying to keep interior panels straight and smooth, 6`2, 240, long legs ...
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    Placement of fuel valve on dash?

    after purchasing an andair fuel selector for my smith-tcow kit, i found that it was too extrusive after the plumbing for the standard bracket on the fuselage.,,,, i should have ordered the little...
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    DENNIS, YOUR RIGHT, I NEED TO FIND A POD I...

    DENNIS,

    YOUR RIGHT, I NEED TO FIND A POD I WANT FIRST AND GET THE INSTALLATION INFO WITH IT.

    THANKS EVERYONE

    KIRK
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    THANKS GUYS,,,,, IF ONLY I CAN DETERMINE THE...

    THANKS GUYS,,,,, IF ONLY I CAN DETERMINE THE PLACEMENT OF THE TABS, I`LL BE IN GOOD SHAPE,,,,,,THIS KIT HAS THE SEAPLANE ATTACHMENTS, COULD I MODIFY THE POD TO ACCEPT THE ATTACHMENTS, THAT WAY...
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    ATTACHMENT OF BELLYPOD ON SMITHCUB

    I`M WORKING ON MY SMITH PROJECT (AKA, TURBINE CUB OF WY ), TRYING TO INCORPORATE EVERYTHING YOU WOULD LIKE BEFORE PUTTING THE HIDE ON IT. IS THERE ANYTHING I NEED TO DO NOW TO ATTACH A BELLYPOD...
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    SMITHCUB

    I THINK I HAD ORDERED THE LAST SMITHCUB BUILT BY NICK LAST YEAR, I FINALLY GOT THE FUSELAGE A FEW MONTHS AGO AND IT WAS WORTH THE WAIT, EVEN THOUGH IT IS NOT PERFECT, IT IS WELL CONSTRUCTED. WAYNE...
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