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  1. Thread: 737 Max

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    Perhaps this was a play on the old "what do you...

    Perhaps this was a play on the old "what do you call the person who graduated last in medical school?"
  2. Thread: Strut question?

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    Yes, couple months ago I removed the forks from a...

    Yes, couple months ago I removed the forks from a set of W-A struts and had them magnetic particle inspected. The owner of the lab wanted to feel warm and fuzzy about it so he also X-rayed them no...
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    Was it a plastic mudflap instead of rubber? I'm...

    Was it a plastic mudflap instead of rubber? I'm sure rubber would be a bit too squishy.
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    :pop::pop::pop:

    :pop::pop::pop:
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    And the cow jumped over the moon.

    And the cow jumped over the moon.
  6. Reminds me of the guy who said he wanted to die...

    Reminds me of the guy who said he wanted to die quietly in his sleep like his grandfather. Not kicking and screaming like the passengers in grandpap's airplane.
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    While the cowling is off grab the airbox and...

    While the cowling is off grab the airbox and twist to see if the carburetor bowl is loose. If the carb halves are loose---fix it. Marvel Scheblers can get weird if the parts are not tight and it...
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    Rope around the tires - now there is a memory. I...

    Rope around the tires - now there is a memory. I did the same to my 67 BSA Lightning and when the kids on the street were sled riding, I pulled them up the hill faster than they coasted down.
  9. Five buddies decided they each had to have a...

    Five buddies decided they each had to have a Bearhawk. Plans were bought, money was pooled, tubing was bought, jigs were built, fuselages, landing gear, and tailfeathers got welded up. Then one by...
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    Is this a one time event to get it to the water...

    Is this a one time event to get it to the water or will you be landing the floats on the grass ? Maybe just takeoff from the grass on a dewy damp morning?
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    So that's the "cement pond". Where is Ellie Mae...

    So that's the "cement pond". Where is Ellie Mae ???
  12. When Mike said "check grounds" he did not mean to...

    When Mike said "check grounds" he did not mean to look for a wire or a braid. He meant dismantle the connection and clean it so it is a good electrical connection. You know like the lead clamps on...
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    Many years ago my Aunt Della got me a wire haired...

    Many years ago my Aunt Della got me a wire haired fox terrier. He was a tough dog and perfect for a young boy. On fourth of July and first day of hunting season he was a wreck. The breeder said his...
  14. I'm assuming you mean the original pushrod...

    I'm assuming you mean the original pushrod rubbers on the small Continentals
    I bought these Craftsman pliers new years ago and they work. I think they are now obsolete. The weak part is my grip and...
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    When my mentor was assembling a Cuby for the...

    When my mentor was assembling a Cuby for the first time in his two car garage, it wasn't going to fit with the engine on it. So the engine was left on the engine hoist and pushed into a corner. Then...
  16. Thread: Oil Leak on C85

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    https://www.univair.com/manuals-videos/manuals/con...

    https://www.univair.com/manuals-videos/manuals/continental/ac4wm-continental-a-and-c-series-4-cylinder-owners-manual/
  17. Thread: Oil Leak on C85

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    Does your C85 have an O200 crank? And if so was...

    Does your C85 have an O200 crank? And if so was the case drilled for a through bolt to strengthen it? If so the drilling may have nicked the oil vein in the case and you now have a leak from that...
  18. Obstruction in the air intake hose going to the...

    Obstruction in the air intake hose going to the muffler? Once in a while I find a C150 with a bunch of wet leaves and crap stuck in that hose.
  19. Thread: Popping sound.

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    On an O200 when the intake elbow worked loose one...

    On an O200 when the intake elbow worked loose one edge of the gasket got sucked in. very hard to see. Wasn't found until stripping the cylinder to pull it off.
  20. Sometimes we create the problem. Case 1, C170...

    Sometimes we create the problem. Case 1, C170 cartwheeled on takeoff. Owner Flubb sold the wreck to 170 Expert who took 4 years repairing the airframe and engine but ignored the paperwork. After 3...
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    That tool looks like it came off a bicycle...

    That tool looks like it came off a bicycle handlebar. Cool. Was that the inspiration for it?
  22. Thread: Major or minor.

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    I was gonna point out 91.409 Inspections.(a)...

    I was gonna point out
    91.409 Inspections.(a) Except as provided in paragraph (c) of this section, no person may operate an aircraft unless, within the preceding 12 calendar months, it has had—...
  23. Thread: Major or minor.

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    If you got a job flying out of Mena you're gonna...

    If you got a job flying out of Mena you're gonna need more and bigger airplanes.
  24. Thread: Major or minor.

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    I am sure nobody even reads the 337s when they...

    I am sure nobody even reads the 337s when they get to OKC nowadays. There is an Aeronca that was recovered in Polyfiber by the non A&P owner under an IA's supervision. Supervision is an extremely...
  25. Thread: Lucas Smoke

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    My first motorcycle with Lucas electrics was a...

    My first motorcycle with Lucas electrics was a "Brockhurst" Indian Brave made in England. On the flat roads it would do 42 mph in second gear. Shift to third and it slowed down to 35. I could ride...
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