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    https://scs-interiors.com/collections/c-182-carpet...

    https://scs-interiors.com/collections/c-182-carpets-floor-mats-and-accessories/products/cessna-182a-1957-vinyl-kit



    Looks very nice.
    Where does this come in weight-wise vs carpet?
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    Googled it, guess it's a Hartzell. What's the...

    Googled it, guess it's a Hartzell.
    What's the difference between this one and their new Voyager?
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    If you think us guys based on public airports are...

    If you think us guys based on public airports are getting a free ride,
    pay my hangar pad lease for a couple months & you'll have a different point of view.



    I'm in the Puget Sound area,...
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    Don't get ahead of yourself, assuming you have a...

    Don't get ahead of yourself, assuming you have a problem.
    Here's what I would do first--
    about an hour after your next flight, go to

    https://adsbperformance.faa.gov/paprrequest.aspx

    and...
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    FWIW my own airplane shows up on the ADSB display...

    FWIW my own airplane shows up on the ADSB display on my tablet from my Stratux "in" device.
    The altitude is usually "-125'" or similar.
    If my Tailbeacon is set in anonymous mode, it either shows...
  6. I'll take them. That is, if they're 40-75 wheels...

    I'll take them.
    That is, if they're 40-75 wheels & 30-52 calipers, per the Cleveland STC SA63GL.
    PM sent.

    Edit
    Oops, looks like Pierce beat me by 2 minutes.
    Put me down as number 2 if he...
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    I knew a guy with a later-model 182 who'd gotten...

    I knew a guy with a later-model 182 who'd gotten into the bad habit of not removing the towbar whenever it was not actually in use.
    Pulled it out if the hangar one day & got distracted--
    a while...
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    As we all know, modern avionics are smoke...

    As we all know, modern avionics are smoke operated.
    But when you let the smoke out, they quit working.
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    Dunno where you're located but TacAero in Hood...

    Dunno where you're located but TacAero in Hood River does the same kind of SC training.
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    Excellent video, Steve, thanks for posting!

    Excellent video, Steve, thanks for posting!
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    After I researched that very thing, and found...

    After I researched that very thing, and found that it was not (yet) STC'd,
    I edited my post to make the airplane a bit more anonymous,
    as I dunno if the owner went through the paperwork drill or...
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    Had that done lately? A gear-leg specialist is...

    Had that done lately?
    A gear-leg specialist is gonna be pretty spendy--
    maybe just have them magnafluxed?
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    wheels & tars

    Saw a pretty nice skywagon this weekend,
    with 10" Grove wheels & double-puck brakes,
    and 850x10 Desser smoothies.
    Looked like a pretty nice set-up.

    5252752528
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    You need to put the cat from your scott tailwheel...

    You need to put the cat from your scott tailwheel videos to work on that!
    That 182 looks like a keeper, good luck with it Steve.
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    I've heard similar: "without the kit the gear...

    I've heard similar: "without the kit the gear legs will rip out of the gearbox,
    with the kit the gearbox will rip out of the airplane".
    I've seen gearboxes ripped out where it looks like a bomb...
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    Dunno the cause, maybe a prop strike in the past...

    Dunno the cause, maybe a prop strike in the past (who knows), but the master rod failed (sheared) in that W670.
    No good place to land but the pilot of the Stearman did the best he could. (I was a...
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    Continental W670's are not bulletproof.5249752498

    Continental W670's are not bulletproof.5249752498
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    I don't buy thius. The Continental C145/O300 has...

    I don't buy thius.
    The Continental C145/O300 has the carb bolted to the sump, just like the Lyc 320,
    and they are very prone to carb ice in some airplanes.
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    This is the data plate on N323T, which a friend...

    This is the data plate on N323T, which a friend of mine owns.
    PA-18-105-SP.

    52411
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    Bushwheel Bill Duncan sells a repair kit. ...

    Bushwheel Bill Duncan sells a repair kit.

    https://www.cessnarepairs.com/

    Not cheap at $3K but way less than the cessna parts.
    And considering the immense amount of BS it must take to get an...
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    I think the Bushwheels tire STC calls for "heavy...

    I think the Bushwheels tire STC calls for "heavy duty brakes" on some model airplanes.
    Pretty vague, which in some ways is a good thing.
    Single puck clevelands could be considered "heavy duty"...
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    I've always liked full stocked (aka "mannlicher...

    I've always liked full stocked (aka "mannlicher stock") rifles.
    What is that, and what caliber?
    I wanted to say a Ruger 77, but the safety is wrong--
    a commercial Mauser maybe?
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    Read up sometime about Claude Dallas. Modern day...

    Read up sometime about Claude Dallas.
    Modern day (1970's & 80's) "mountain man" & outlaw.
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Claude_Dallas
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    WTB: Jerry Meyers in Bozeman MT buys & sells engine...

    Jerry Meyers in Bozeman MT buys & sells engine parts.
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    Years ago, I walked into the brand new Cabela's...

    Years ago, I walked into the brand new Cabela's in Lacey WA--
    there was a J3 Cub with Bushwheels hanging from the overhead in the foyer just inside the entrance.
    I stopped there & was checking it...
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