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  1. The thing that is always in question, on my mind...

    The thing that is always in question, on my mind at least with tow operations, Is how the pilot reduces power when the glider cuts off. Some pilots just cut the power to idle and dive the plane down....
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    The Sensenich Ground adjustable prop is one to...

    The Sensenich Ground adjustable prop is one to consider.
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    There are times an asymmetric surface on the Vfin...

    There are times an asymmetric surface on the Vfin or horizontal has value, As you increase airflow it increases it's counteraction to the forces. Most every plane I have designed and built in the...
  4. Is that amount of shim just bringing the wheels...

    Is that amount of shim just bringing the wheels parallel or is their a bunch of toe out?
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    That will hurt the wallet cause insurance might...

    That will hurt the wallet cause insurance might not be covering that one.
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    I have an inline air tool that takes a variety of...

    I have an inline air tool that takes a variety of 100mm wheels, wire, solid rubber and segmented rubber are my common wheels, the segmented rubber is the best when dealing with heavy buildup.
    I also...
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    Thank you Jerry, I have not had a chance to...

    Thank you Jerry,
    I have not had a chance to touch the pack since last writing. If this works out to get a donor cell and bring mine back to life that would be cool.
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    Stewart is correct, I am interested.

    Stewart is correct, I am interested.
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    Are we talking tiny holes for mounting a pitot...

    Are we talking tiny holes for mounting a pitot tube as the OP was asking that are no more than the rib mounting or are you talking about BIG lightening holes through the web?
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    How far outboard, anywhere near the strut...

    How far outboard, anywhere near the strut attachment, inboard or outboard is the highest loaded area on the wing.
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    Good info, My camera is not up to the newest as...

    Good info, My camera is not up to the newest as far as imagery but a lady friend up the road has rather good stuff.

    The direct output harness only has a fuse in it. Input from the wall is 15V DC,...
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    Yup, saw you using it.

    Yup, saw you using it.
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    I snapped a decent shot and then snipped the...

    I snapped a decent shot and then snipped the balance wires.

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    Yes, if someone wants to move this portion of...

    Yes, if someone wants to move this portion of this thread feel free to do so. To me it is intriguing to learn the failure mode. I remember back years ago when some new to the market batteries turned...
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    I have no clue yet how close these are but the...

    I have no clue yet how close these are but the top one is visually similar to the EX cell.

    https://www.servovision.com/LifePo4%20Pouch%20Cell/LifePo4%20Pouch%20Cell.html
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    Looking at the Pouch cells online they look to...

    Looking at the Pouch cells online they look to have two flexible tabs out one end. I know nothing more than that.
    Well other than if EX says they lost their supplier I know not to even try to match...
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    My thoughts are to see what similar cells are...

    My thoughts are to see what similar cells are available and consider soldering up something.
    I have a good soldering station and desoldering tools.
    I have no clue how close the match would be if...
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    They no longer have a supply for these cells. I...

    They no longer have a supply for these cells.
    I have a very old 24HP Kubota, as in one of the first 2WD grey market ones, 1972 or 73. It originally had a 300A current draw to crank it. I tossed that...
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    I do have a power supply, have not put my hands...

    I do have a power supply, have not put my hands on it in a few decades.
    My gut feeling is this cell is toast. It has expanded more since I last looked at it a few hours ago.
    I have not researched...
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    This is a single cell failure. The pack ceased...

    This is a single cell failure. The pack ceased operation back in the spring. I would say this had strong pressure against the case which became very noticeable in short time. I will open it up in a...
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    I opened up my "dead" EarthX jump pack to see...

    I opened up my "dead" EarthX jump pack to see what is up inside. Having put a meter on the output it still shows 13.5V. The work light functions fine, The charge indicator is 4 lights and it charges...
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    Any flying clubs over your way?

    Any flying clubs over your way?
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    Could you see the airport looking straight down?

    Could you see the airport looking straight down?
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    Humm, My last time in an RV I had full use of...

    Humm, My last time in an RV I had full use of both arms. My shoulder surgery back in '15 only provided hope, Bone spurs just keep on growing and I have about 30% of the AC tendon left.
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    Thatcher's are neat, but not for everyone, well...

    Thatcher's are neat, but not for everyone, well nothing is really.
    I doubt I would like that much weight up front on a Zenith.

    My build is a look a like of a Piper J4, it just has little in...
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