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  1. Ramdy, Same happened to us at OHS a few years...

    Ramdy,
    Same happened to us at OHS a few years back. Hast field repairs got us through the week.
    Sent the bent poles in and they returned new ones. Our were so broken up, probably the only choice...
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    Older guy here put one on a CH701. Been about 12...

    Older guy here put one on a CH701. Been about 12 years ago guess. Crank broke within 10 hours of new.
  3. Thread: Van's RV-15

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    I guess we are talking two different Marble...

    I guess we are talking two different Marble airstrips. The only two I know of are Marble Colorado (Conger) and Marbel Canyon below Page.
    Sorry!
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    Bob Conger, long time owner of Marble, used to...

    Bob Conger, long time owner of Marble, used to fly in and out of there regularly in a Mooney. Before the Mooney, it was a Cessna 421.
    Tom
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    Third party rumor for sure: Buddy stopped at the...

    Third party rumor for sure: Buddy stopped at the Rans tent last week. They told him that the S-21 is such a big hit that they are thinking of dropping the S-7.
    Vans knows what they are doing.
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    I'll get some photos this weekend.

    I'll get some photos this weekend.
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    Done! it took all of an hour. Six guys. Three...

    Done! it took all of an hour. Six guys. Three doing layout and three placing the markers and end stripes. Super easy!
    I made a 48x24 rectangle stencil out of cardboard. Lay on the ground, fill with...
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    We are doing the layout and marking today. Since...

    We are doing the layout and marking today. Since we don't get much rain, we are using athletic field marker chalk.
    Taledrgr: I remember the Rocky Mountain Airways days. My first ride in the back of...
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    MTV's practice backcountry initiative

    If you haven't seen the AOPA webinar "Enhancing Your Backcountry Experience", please look it up and watch. Some very cool info.
    For me, the best part was Mike Vivion and his backcountry practice...
  10. Premium car gas after one month = 87 octane or...

    Premium car gas after one month = 87 octane or less. Lots of volatiles to meet the EPA regional regs.
    Been there, done that. Had a local supplier pump out 1200 gals (1500 delivered) of supposedly...
  11. all part of the plan. Look at how many relatively...

    all part of the plan. Look at how many relatively new 777, 787's retired due to Covid. The age of the throw away airliner is here. Got to keep those "too big to fail" fat cats alive.....
    When I was...
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    I like it!!

    I like it!!
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    A local guy has a Cirrus. I help him with his...

    A local guy has a Cirrus. I help him with his flight reviews. Its always fun to ride in, a very serious travel machine.
    That being said, I make him hand fly the airplane for the entire event. He has...
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    Local guy bought an early model backcountry cub...

    Local guy bought an early model backcountry cub with TK1's a couple of years ago. I did his Tailwheel endorsement in it. When I signed him off, I told him "don't ever fly a bungee Cub with out flying...
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    I have personally watched two CC (one SS and one...

    I have personally watched two CC (one SS and one fx3) wreck in the back country here. Also observed a CC specific flyin a few years ago where they wrecked three in two days. Not one related in any...
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    Tony, hats off to you! I challenge anyone of the...

  17. Thread: 100 ll

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    Just got a load of fuel last week for Del Norte,...

    Just got a load of fuel last week for Del Norte, CO KRCV. Was $4.65, now $3.30. Sweet!
    Also, the RAF Pilot Shelter project is finished. Stop in and check it out. Very nice facility.
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    300 horse Edge Performance engine available. That...

    300 horse Edge Performance engine available. That should be interesting!
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    Wendy is amazing! She is also the new RAF Utah...

    Wendy is amazing! She is also the new RAF Utah State Liaison.
    Tom
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    worth posting twice! Thanks!!

  21. Two guys here with S-7's. We do a lot of goofing...

    Two guys here with S-7's. We do a lot of goofing around together. Solo. the S-7 will kick my butt on takeoff and landings. Put a passenger or bags into the equation and everything changes. When we go...
  22. Thread: CAS vs IAS

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    The one airspeed that no one has mentioned yet is...

    The one airspeed that no one has mentioned yet is True Airspeed. Get out your whiz wheel and apply it to each one of the above situations. Figure your true airspeed for each and you will find the...
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    As a mid air survivor (N3389D), it can happen any...

    As a mid air survivor (N3389D), it can happen any time, any where.
    Tom
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    I think Flyrite is on to something. Couldn't tell...

    I think Flyrite is on to something. Couldn't tell you where I saw it, but somewhere there is thread where Frank Knapp talked of the process where he sealed off the slots on lil cub. He said the slot...
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    I know a guy in northern New Mexico that had a...

    I know a guy in northern New Mexico that had a 914 on a home built pegazair. He actually set an altitude record with it. He got tired of the endless service bulletins. He also had a buddy die in an...
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