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  1. Thread: InReach Mini

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    The latency issue is something that I have not...

    The latency issue is something that I have not been able to put my finger on yet. It's hit and miss. Overall my inReach Explorer plus is a great tool and it responds reasonably fast. Many times...
  2. Thread: InReach Mini

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    SB and NunavutPA-12 - check your pm's. If I...

    SB and NunavutPA-12 - check your pm's. If I forgot to mention it, try it on your phone first to get the hang of it. NunavutPA-12, your area is a special case for me so I'm interested to see if it...
  3. Thread: InReach Mini

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    It's the same API called Dark Sky. You can check...

    It's the same API called Dark Sky. You can check it's reliability by using their weather app. Cost $3.99 My observation of it, especially for where you live now, is do not rely on it for wind...
  4. I have an extra 2006 calendar I can send you if...

    I have an extra 2006 calendar I can send you if you like.

    Jerry
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    It has nothing with being confrontational. It...

    It has nothing with being confrontational. It has everything to with understanding your rights. I have read chapter 56 and all the AOPA stuff that I can find and can't find out where limitations...
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    Does anyone have a thorough knowledge of what the...

    Does anyone have a thorough knowledge of what the FAA can and can't do in a ramp check?

    A specific question of mine is are they allowed on my lease property? I'm talking the actual property and...
  7. Has anyone tried contacting MTA tech support on...

    Has anyone tried contacting MTA tech support on the subject?

    Jerry
  8. Has anyone with MTA issues tried deleting...

    Has anyone with MTA issues tried deleting cookies. This site loads perfect on all of my Macs, iPhones and iPads all through MTA.

    Jerry
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    In the same sentence that he claims the FSDO does...

    In the same sentence that he claims the FSDO does work for "free" he pisses and moans about his 10 hour a day cubical job.

    Priceless.

    Jerry
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    It's Ramp Check season in Alaska

    Although word is getting around, the FAA with Troopers in tow are making rounds at all the local airports from Anchorage to Talkeetna. It's not a bad time to look in the wallet and your aircraft to...
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    If pulling carb heats makes things better then...

    If pulling carb heats makes things better then fuel starvation of some sort is probable. The two instances that I was involved in were vent and kinked line issues. In the cub with the tank vent...
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    Pull carb heat when it acts up. That can give...

    Pull carb heat when it acts up. That can give you a clue as to whether it's fuel starvation.

    Jerry
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    Thanks Bobby for chiming in. Your opinions on...

    Thanks Bobby for chiming in. Your opinions on gear is always valued. I can't help wonder what's standard issue rain gear in your unit. When I was in we had the old WWII OD green poncho that made a...
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    Thanks guys for the info. Some of those popular...

    Thanks guys for the info. Some of those popular expensive ones (like Kuiu) are brands I never heard of. I should shop more I suppose. I did take a run a few years back at replacing the Perter...
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    Suggestions on Rain Gear

    I guess it's time to retire my 30+ year old Peter Storms. The Storms still look like they would shed water but act more like a sponge. In their day they were all I needed. One set fit all missions...
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    Strange things that happen.

    I went to my cabin on Trapper Creek yesterday only to find the Swing Set my kids grew up on was missing. I was wanting to take a picture of it to place in the listing when we sell the thing but it...
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    Satellite view of smoke in Alaska

    This is a short compilation of the GOES17 sat images for past three days showing the extent of the smoke in Alaska. It's a rare high moment where most of the state is quite visible via satellite...
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    EarthX ETX36D Tear Down And Surprises

    I recently opened up an EarthX ETX36D to further my learning about how these batteries work. The battery showed 10V which if you divide by 4 (the series pack count of a 12V LiFePO4) gives 2.5V which...
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    I agree with the comments on the down side of...

    I agree with the comments on the down side of standard gear as I was about to toss my hat into the ring. For reference, a friend paid $9500 two years ago for a really nice set ( that I wish I saw...
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    I don't think I would do that. AFAIK they are...

    I don't think I would do that. AFAIK they are for emergency back up in case your primary starting system needs a "jump".

    I was able to dissect a jump pack that a friend repurposed into a hand...
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    The EarthX jump pack manual shows 2000 mAh...

    The EarthX jump pack manual shows 2000 mAh capacity. That seems like a misprint but if true you will not go far charging an Ipad. I have two Micro-Start jump packs that I'm very happy with. The...
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    Just a heads up on an SMS issue on Inreach...

    Just a heads up on an SMS issue on Inreach devices. Here is the Garmin link to the problem.

    https://status.inreach.garmin.com/incidents/60d3brj69y6p

    It may or may not affect you but it's worth...
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    With the Inreach a text message will have a...

    With the Inreach a text message will have a readable link of some sort appended to the end of the message. With my weather program I need to treat Inreach messages differently and filter out the...
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    Do you use the spider for two way texting? I'm...

    Do you use the spider for two way texting? I'm curious what a typical spider text message format looks like. I tried to get the same info on the spotx but apparently no one uses that device8)
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    You might look at your firmware first: Go to...

    You might look at your firmware first:

    Go to Settings -> about this device and check your firmware. This feature is available on firmaware 2.6.3 and above and it includes the SE.

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