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    I am wondering if you can not tell from the sight...

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    https://www.supercub.org/forum/showthread.php?5649...

    https://www.supercub.org/forum/showthread.php?56492-Constant-Speed-Prop-PA-18-Experimental-with-Titan-180-hp

    See post #13
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    What it felt like with the 84" to get the 2700...

    What it felt like with the 84" to get the 2700 rpm on take off was I was just beating the air. The propeller pitch stop had to be set so flat that it did not feel like it pulled very hard, even with...
  4. There is a brand new Hartzell Trailblazer just a...

    There is a brand new Hartzell Trailblazer just a few miles from me but I could not get the guy to let me try it:cry:
  5. I would like that, wish we were closer.

    I would like that, wish we were closer.
  6. I would if it was free but it is not cheap to...

    I would if it was free but it is not cheap to ship propellers, that little test cost me 660.00. I not sure I could get the same guarantee on the Trailblazer.
  7. I am running a 80" Hartzell constant speed...

    I am running a 80" Hartzell constant speed propeller on Bushwacker 2.0, I have wanted to try a composite propeller. I decided to try an MT 80" Ultra because that is what I was steered towards by...
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    What I was told by an engineer once when my gear...

    What I was told by an engineer once when my gear failed and I wanted stronger gear was to increase the diameter and leave the wall thickness the same. I went from 1 1/4" to 1 1/2" and have not...
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    Get out the wet wipes

    Get out the wet wipes
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    Contrived or not he does not need to call me to...

    Contrived or not he does not need to call me to fly the Scrappy Cub unless it is PFM. I think it is going to be a less than fun for contrived off airport flying.:lol:



    I have never called...
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    I flew the 5 place Sherpa with IO-720 and big 3...

    I flew the 5 place Sherpa with IO-720 and big 3 blade propeller. It flew slow, took off short lightly loaded but I would not want to fly it day in day out against a light weight nimble cub.
    I never...
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    Byron Root and Dale Krugger were playing with...

    Byron Root and Dale Krugger were playing with O-540 and I0-720 on beefed up cubs 30 years ago with big 2 blade and 3 blade propellers. Not for the same reason though, they were interested in getting...
  13. sorry

    sorry
  14. I flew Mike Olson's Ran S-7, he was always...

    I flew Mike Olson's Ran S-7, he was always bragging how great it was, he had it Bushed up, 29" ABW tires and Baby Bushwheel. I flew it for a couple hours, then I flew his Exp. Super Cub on same day,...
  15. It is all about energy management, which is easy...

  16. Thank you Todd for sharing your story, great to...

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    I like having engineering behind the things I fly...

    I like having engineering behind the things I fly and have consulted with them on a few things. In my business over the years I have dealt with a lot of engineers on different projects, sometimes it...
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    I am no engineer but I am with Mike, jury struts...

    I am no engineer but I am with Mike, jury struts are just as important as any other small component to the overall strength on the wing. My long wings flexed a lot in turbulence, but most of the...
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    Sorry not much to add. I shot some video with my...

    Sorry not much to add. I shot some video with my good camera but the cable port on the camera seems to have gone bad.

    I had the propeller shop pull the 84" blades and replaced them with 80"...
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    I am the wrong audience, shock cub does nothing...

    I am the wrong audience, shock cub does nothing for me Frank Knapps lil cub does nothing for me, Cub Crafters FX 3 or whatever does nothing for me. If landing slow at high angles of attack and only...
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    Slats are drag and that equals worse climb,...

    Slats are drag and that equals worse climb, slower cruise speeds, longer take off runs and require a high angle of attack to become effective and they add extra weight. This is not to say some pilots...
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    I'm still not drinking the Koolaid. Shortest...

    I'm still not drinking the Koolaid. Shortest landing at Valdez means nothing. Totally controlled environment, nothing challenging about landing straight ahead on pavement, try flying at high angles...
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    I am not trying to piss on anyone's parade. I...

    I am not trying to piss on anyone's parade. I would not be happy if I bought an airplane, see the above statement about carrying capacity. To each his own, my point is you can have an airplane that...
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    43062 1050 lbs on 35" Bushwheels with a 90"...

    43062
    1050 lbs on 35" Bushwheels with a 90" Propeller and Lycoming O-360,
    Haul a load with 2 people and full fuel and land where ever you want.

    948 lbs empty does not make me want a shock cub...
  25. Thread: 35s

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    42515 Try this on 31's:lol:

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    Try this on 31's:lol:
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