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    Anybody on floats yet, I splashed the TwinBee...

    Anybody on floats yet, I splashed the TwinBee yesterday and plan on a morning flight tomorrow.
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    I hope not to sound super negative or nasty, so...

    I hope not to sound super negative or nasty, so this is only my opinion nothing more and could be way off. I started flying in 1966 and flew for a living for many years, the one danger I’ve seen...
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    If you need anything made in belts bring you...

    If you need anything made in belts bring you drawing and lengths and hardware to a Parachute Center. Then grab a licensed rigger and they can made them for you by mil spec.’s on material and sewing.
  4. How about a spoiler system full length like the...

    How about a spoiler system full length like the MU-2
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    Thanks Glen, and thank you guys this was what I...

    Thanks Glen, and thank you guys this was what I was looking for. I’m starting to rebuild the wings on my PA-12 that I’ve been slugging along doing for several years. This Quarantine thing is good for...
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    Rib repair tools

    Hi guy’s, been trying to find some pic’s of home made tools for repairing ribs. I remember reading it but just can’t find the thread. Thanks in advance, Tom
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    I spent 13 years as a police officer in Albany,NY...

    I spent 13 years as a police officer in Albany,NY In the 70’s and early 80’s. I got to see the real end result of the drug runners. I’ll save my opinion because most people wouldn’t understand.
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    This is the sticker to go on.

    This is the sticker to go on.
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    LOL, I’ve owned a Husky for three years and was...

    LOL, I’ve owned a Husky for three years and was going to fly it this summer for the first time since I rebuild it from a gravel bar flip over, but waiting until the controls are relaxed some. I had a...
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    The new battery’s can be a real problem if they...

    The new battery’s can be a real problem if they run away/ cook off. We had NiCad battery’s in the Army Helicopters and had one take off on me in a UH1-H , it’s an emergency for real, after taking it...
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    Man that must have been a ride

    Man that must have been a ride
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    Hi Pete, did you spin the TwinBee? Promise not to...

    Hi Pete, did you spin the TwinBee? Promise not to try, just curious.
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    Go up to 10,000+ AGL, wear a parachute that is...

    Go up to 10,000+ AGL, wear a parachute that is current, get some instruction on its use, make a door pin jettison set up to lose the door if need be. If you think the plane may go flat get some...
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    LOL, I know what you mean, when I heated with...

    LOL, I know what you mean, when I heated with wood only by Feb. I would have dream’s of the flames coming out of the wood furnace reaching for the wood in my hands.
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    Glen did you fly over today? A Cub came over this...

    Glen did you fly over today? A Cub came over this afternoon. If your in the neighbor hood stop in anytime
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    I agree and don’t run auto fuel either. In Alaska...

    I agree and don’t run auto fuel either. In Alaska all the fuel is alcohol free but still don’t want any part of it. Most flying in my region of AK is near sea level but crossing the Alaska Range I...
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    Not sure if this is right but been told that the...

    Not sure if this is right but been told that the Alcohol is also used to increase the Octane so if you it collects water and is then removed so apart of the Octane rating is reduced. I have NO proof...
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    We got maybe 4” and it almost gone. Were you guys...

    We got maybe 4” and it almost gone. Were you guys by this past Saturday? Was down working on the TwinBee. The Maintenance on that never ends.
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    The hardened lifters I used in a 360 were from...

    The hardened lifters I used in a 360 were from LyCon. I think they called them diamond coated, they are said to keep the cam clean and resistant to spalling. Not sure but I think they are made by...
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    Try a full power run up and check the RPM for...

    Try a full power run up and check the RPM for max. Recommended. Also I’d check every fitting and connection in the full system , to make sure no air is getting in where it shouldn’t..that would be...
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    Many years ago I built a CompAir 7, but never...

    Many years ago I built a CompAir 7, but never finished it. My wife and I decided there were too many problems with them, IE. The doors were tearing off. Granted the airplane was much faster and a lot...
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    Thank you guys

    Thank you guys
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    Could I ask what spacing you used?

    Could I ask what spacing you used?
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