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  1. Thread: 737 Max

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    I agree with GeeBee, Boeing should pay the pilots...

    I agree with GeeBee, Boeing should pay the pilots NOW. But they may still be in deep s... ??

    Maybe, make that, I must be missing something. It seems to me after all I have read that the Max could...
  2. Thread: 737 Max

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    For this little airplane pilot what Farmer Ted...

    For this little airplane pilot what Farmer Ted says in #67 makes all too perfect sense.
  3. Thread: 737 Max

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    As I recall Boeing 737's had a rudder issue too?...

    As I recall Boeing 737's had a rudder issue too?

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boeing_737_rudder_issues

    Not a airline pilot and haven't even flown airline since 911, I've always considered...
  4. Thread: A&P training

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    I have a repairman cert. on my two E-AB's. ...

    I have a repairman cert. on my two E-AB's. Building a airplane is a wonderful experience and you learn much. Indeed you learn enough building the first that the 2nd isn't too bad. I do not have to...
  5. Thread: A&P training

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    If you don't want to pay someone else, build your...

    If you don't want to pay someone else, build your own airplane. But whatever, to properly maintain an airplane you will pay.........now or later.

    Jack
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    I think BD is right on. You think things are bad...

    I think BD is right on. You think things are bad now just wait another 10-20 years when most of the boomers are all gone. I hope he(and I) are wrong but fear not.

    I was lucky. I never made much...
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    I did understand that the AK 15% thing applies...

    I did understand that the AK 15% thing applies only to part 121 & 135 but the SAME aircraft flying part 91 is no less "safe". I do NOT suggest flying over gross. My point is that worry about being...
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    Heck, they give you 15% increase in AK so how...

    Heck, they give you 15% increase in AK so how absolutely dangerous can it be(within reason)? Id' want to be in CG limits and have sufficient climb ability. Like 100# over gross, out of CG climbing...
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    John Reed of Laurel, De. was a large man. Wasn't...

    John Reed of Laurel, De. was a large man. Wasn't far from APG. I went to him for my PPL check ride in 1971. Doing my W&B I asked his weight. He asked if my C150 was a commuter or not, confirmed I...
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    Skywagon Understood. Thanks. Jack

    Skywagon

    Understood. Thanks.

    Jack
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    What Skywagon says above makes sense except for,...

    What Skywagon says above makes sense except for,

    "On final and in reduction of power 1100-1500rpm pressure comes right back up to green arc and stabilizes. Wtf"

    That to me is a head scratcher....
  12. Randy, While I'm flying LSA and may soon even...

    Randy,

    While I'm flying LSA and may soon even quit flying all together I sincerely appreciate your efforts. If the cost of joining CAMA is a factor I'd be willing to help and I suspect others will...
  13. Thread: 737 Max

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    I've read these three articles, the first in post...

    I've read these three articles, the first in post #1 and the two in #14 and while I find it all fascinating.......It makes me mostly feel sick to my stomach.

    Thanks for the two follow-up articles....
  14. Didn't Tim end-up on the menu along with his poor...

    Didn't Tim end-up on the menu along with his poor girlfriend?

    I seem to recall a recent thread on bears/handguns several pages long. It convinced me that while I've long been a lover of handguns,...
  15. Thread: Dead Stick!

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    Ouch. At least seat cushions are cheap. The...

    Ouch. At least seat cushions are cheap. The engine? Anyone need a anchor. Glade you guys got down alright, engines are just money.
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    Ditto. Poly Brush is somewhat rubber like but...

    Ditto. Poly Brush is somewhat rubber like but IMO the rest of the process thru Poly Tone sands as well as dope. Most mistakes can be fixed with MEK.(not too much though)

    Later manuals are indeed...
  17. Thread: CAS vs IAS

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    CAS is numbers in a book. IAS is reality, what...

    CAS is numbers in a book. IAS is reality, what you live with..........

    With due respect,

    Jack
  18. Thread: New to this

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    With due respect, Spend a couple weeks reading...

    With due respect, Spend a couple weeks reading every applicable thread on this forum. After you do that you may have the ability to ask pointed questions rather than loading them in a shotgun and...
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    Sorry Bob, can't resist. The word puke comes to...

    Sorry Bob, can't resist. The word puke comes to mind. Hopefully the survey will report it's the answer to an imagined question.
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    Don't know if it actually works but I know people...

    Don't know if it actually works but I know people who keep it private with NO ONE has permission to land. If they show-up, they show-up but permission is never given and/or talked about.?????

    Jack
  21. Thread: 50 years ago

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    I recall Buzz saying something like, The big...

    I recall Buzz saying something like, The big Saturn took off and it had to go somewhere.........

    Oh well.
  22. Thread: 50 years ago

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    I watched with a friend after coon hunting. He...

    I watched with a friend after coon hunting. He was a WV transplant to Md. We all thought it was great except for his mom and dad who were convinced it was fake. His dad never believed any of the...
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    That's the operative question? Me, I'd fly what...

    That's the operative question? Me, I'd fly what you have until the engine needs something major. Then put a O320 in it since O290 parts are problematic and expensive. Of coarse that depends what...
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    I've never owned a 18, only flew a J5A for a...

    I've never owned a 18, only flew a J5A for a while way back when and joined here and the J3 forum. Mostly lurk but this is the finest site along with my biplane forum. If the answer isn't here it...
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    But the fact seems to remain that we seem to...

    But the fact seems to remain that we seem to treat the prop different than the air frame/engine. An estimate of TT is not allowed is it?

    I also ask, when did the propeller log for Fixed pitch...
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