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    Call Kenmore Air Harbor...

    Call Kenmore Air Harbor (http://www.kenmoreairharbor.com/contact-edo.html) and ask about installing EDO floats? Might take some drawings but they are a CAR4(a) plane so flight manuals and supplements...
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    I'm sure there's an answer here somewhere. ...

    I'm sure there's an answer here somewhere.

    Gary
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    TCDS A-691 shows IV. J3C-65 and V. J3C-65S (same...

    TCDS A-691 shows IV. J3C-65 and V. J3C-65S (same except for landing gear [floats - items 151, 206, or 208]). Is there something that prohibits installing floats on the J3C-65 from becoming a J3C-65S?...
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    The pilot Dave Wiley maintained the Taylorcraft....

    The pilot Dave Wiley maintained the Taylorcraft. The strut fitting was covered with fabric and the normal lower drain hole was.....well decide for yourself. Rust never sleeps and can fail to hold...
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    Try soaking some Aerokroil or Mouse Milk on the...

    Try soaking some Aerokroil or Mouse Milk on the valves. See if it makes any difference. Not a permanent fix however if a reamer is needed.

    Gary
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    Two local Fairbanks Ak. pilots banged their...

    Two local Fairbanks Ak. pilots banged their PA-18's within a week. Know them well and they survived. Must be August and soon September with increased seasonal accidents sometimes.
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    Would Land mobile rigs - portable or temp mounted...

    Would Land mobile rigs - portable or temp mounted w/12v panel receptacle power and quick release external antenna do the job? Example: http://www.icomamerica.com/en/landmobile/ or...
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    What frequency range of interest? Gary

    What frequency range of interest?

    Gary
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    Nice! Tires lifted off together in 2nd vid = good...

    Nice! Tires lifted off together in 2nd vid = good wing rigging.

    Gary
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    I would think with some creative safety wiring an...

    I would think with some creative safety wiring an un-drilled quick link would suffice. Like full wrap wired from the raised portion of the threaded end over the barrel to the link's body just behind...
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    As I recall some props have yellow op arcs that...

    As I recall some props have yellow op arcs that are to be avoided. Like get rough enough to be felt. Transitioning through them used to be annoying especially when slow flying in terrain. Maybe some...
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    More L-19 >...

    More L-19 > https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOBUKGDkWgVbWKFftJQptzA/videos

    My first instructor was an ex L-19 op from late 60's SE Asia. Tim McBirney thank you for your patience time help. Later...
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    Wife bought Airmedcare>...

    Wife bought Airmedcare> https://www.airmedcarenetwork.com

    Not sure why but maybe they drop the ashes for free on a good fishing lake

    Gary
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    Engine baffling material is tough and works as an...

    Engine baffling material is tough and works as an insulator but should be replaced as required...Bellanca used an aluminum shim between the spring and frame. Keep the tire aired up. Keep the...
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    Just a guess but running on one mag can slow...

    Just a guess but running on one mag can slow combustion and let still burning air/fuel out the exhaust. EGT rises and CHT may decrease over time. Fired with both mags on creates quicker combustion...
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    My low time O-320 with ~7-800 hrs liked to...

    My low time O-320 with ~7-800 hrs liked to shudder-rough after a long takeoff and reduced power. Deep snow run or floats. Finally the cam-lifters went and required overhaul. I assumed it was from...
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    There's always an implied disclaimer when posting...

    There's always an implied disclaimer when posting opinions or experience, at least for me but likely some others. As in "this works for me or this doesn't work for me". Can be past tense or history...
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    Yup we assume and then we are the apologists....

    Yup we assume and then we are the apologists. Hope the problem gets addressed. FWIW gender identity is a fluid subject.

    Gary
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    However, "Ran it with p-leads disconnected. No...

    However, "Ran it with p-leads disconnected. No difference."

    Gary
  20. Interesting. If the tire moves with a +- air...

    Interesting. If the tire moves with a +- air change then do that a few times? I like the Oky tire changer in #3.

    Gary
  21. Here's a goofy one...lay a bag of ice on the rim....

    Here's a goofy one...lay a bag of ice on the rim. Might make it move vs rubber? Too much coffee.

    Gary
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    Fueled up one tank at Yarger Lake east of Tok AK....

    Fueled up one tank at Yarger Lake east of Tok AK. Vendor from Northway pumped at least a gallon of H2O into the Cessna's left tank. Headed south then it started sputtering with selector on Both....
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    The pic is prior to the new tail springs were...

    The pic is prior to the new tail springs were installed.

    Gary
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    Why land on water with tires? I did it a few...

    Why land on water with tires? I did it a few times with a C-185 on 8:50's only because the water rose up on a 600' strip and I had a camp and crew to evacuate. Learned my lesson but given a choice or...
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    Tailwheels can provoke threads like oil matters....

    Tailwheels can provoke threads like oil matters. But unlike oil, fixing isn't as simple as changing and often takes renewing. They wear...internal parts, the two main housings, and without periodic...
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