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    Got the number for Ron Sullivan from Atlee Dodge....

    Got the number for Ron Sullivan from Atlee Dodge. STC on the way.. Thanks dgappilot and Steve Pierce for your response. Thanks also to Atlee Dodge for the contact information....Rod
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    5652456525 Thanks Steve, This is my damage and I...

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    Thanks Steve, This is my damage and I am working with my mechanic to repair. Being from old school autobody I have drilled and pulled the dent and fabricated a clamp die to restore the...
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    PA 12 Original Gear Snubber Damage

    Recent annual exposed an old problem of the landing gear snubbers breaking down and hammering dents in the 1+1/4" horizontal tube that runs laterally under the bungee truss. Installed 18 extended...
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    This morning in your backyard Keith. Northwest of...

    This morning in your backyard Keith. Northwest of a park Rapids on Bad Medicine Lake. Supposed to be colder tonight. 54200
  5. Sorry it didn’t work out Paul. Appreciate all...

    Sorry it didn’t work out Paul. Appreciate all your hard work. Was plugged in and ready but freezing mist and winter advisory changed plans. Rod53847
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    Jeff. Just hung a freshly built O320 on my 12...

    Jeff. Just hung a freshly built O320 on my 12 after dropping a valve early October. Both my rebuilder and an extremely qualified pilot friend advised not to breakin with my 82/41 Borer. I’m mounting...
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    In the auto body world we use PDR (Paintless Dent...

    In the auto body world we use PDR (Paintless Dent Repair) techs to push hail and small dents out of damaged vehicles. In areas they cannot get behind such as the outer roof rails on your pickup or...
  8. “Undaunted Courage” by Steven Ambrose is a great...

    “Undaunted Courage” by Steven Ambrose is a great book on the L&C expedition. Has me wanting to jump in the 12 and do the same thing. At the very least extend from the Breaks Gathering to east slopes...
  9. I’ve heard some of these “stories “ from ...

    I’ve heard some of these “stories “ from mbsyvers . Gives real meaning to the term “hazardous terrain “. Rod


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  10. Friend of mine just told me that a shed where he...

    Friend of mine just told me that a shed where he keeps his snowmobile, boat, camper and the wings of his L3 defender project collapsed today and destroyed everything. He is going to have to wait...
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    Answered an ad years ago advertising an 85...

    Answered an ad years ago advertising an 85 continental out of a snow plane. Knowing a local mechanic built snowplanes using run-out aircraft engines I didn’t expect to find much more than a core and...
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    Carb temp port plug on MA4 carb.

    Wanting to install a carb temp probe on my MA4 Carburator on my 150 hp Lycoming. Appears to be a small aluminum (or brass) plug or rivet where the probe should be installed on side of carb body. This...
  13. Thread: Trim Misery

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    After installing a 150 on my 12 it aggravated a...

    After installing a 150 on my 12 it aggravated a slipping trim problem. Tried some of the tricks above like lubing the jackscrew, tightening the tension but to no avail. Considered replacing the drive...
  14. Thread: 406 elt

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    Another big plus with a 406 is that your phone...

    Another big plus with a 406 is that your phone number is tied to that signal and they can start calling immediately to the owner of that Elt. In my case my Elt went off 2 hours after the last person...
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    Installed 8:50 aero classics on my 12 with Borer...

    Installed 8:50 aero classics on my 12 with Borer prop STC and 18 tailfeathers. Absolutely love the new tires over the older 8;00 Good Years. Been telling folks its like having marshmallows down...
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    Robert, check "PA12 Sliding window/pictures"....

    Robert, check "PA12 Sliding window/pictures". Thread was started 1/14/2016 and includes some pictures and info on my window fix on my 12...........Rod
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    Presently installing an 82" prop on my 12 with 3"...

    Presently installing an 82" prop on my 12 with 3" extended gear per STC SA02170AK. Per Installation Instructions # MP-100.0 Ground clearance on standard gear is achieved with 8.50 tires or larger....
  18. Having a ride on FiFi a couple of years ago the...

    Having a ride on FiFi a couple of years ago the the part where he was asked what was it like when those four engines went full throttle to which he said "It was loud" quickly brought me back to my...
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    In the process of building a wing rotator right...

    In the process of building a wing rotator right now. Have the hoop bent out of 1" tubing. Looking at options for rollers. Sliding gate roller pulley appears to be the obvious simplest and preferred...
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    Now that's you Eric. Nice looking bird....Rod

    Now that's you Eric. Nice looking bird....Rod
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    Steve, they have made some nice changes to the...

    Steve, they have made some nice changes to the NOAA website and the improvement I have noticed is they replaced the forecast graphics with a feature that is quick and simple to use. I go to Active...
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    Glenn, Cubflier mentioned that technique in the...

    Glenn,
    Cubflier mentioned that technique in the Ski Dolly post as well.

    Might have been my mistake and honestly I never thought of doing it that way as it seemed counterintuitive.
    Seemed to me...
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    spinner2 Good question but I would like to...

    spinner2

    Good question but I would like to share my experience for you and anyone else that is contemplating landing on grass, which can be subjective. My thinking on taking off on grass is that...
  24. Phil, I grabbed a few photos of my 12 slider. The...

    Phil, I grabbed a few photos of my 12 slider. The pictures could have been better but at -25 I was kind of in a hurry.

    The aft brace is a piece of piper channel secured to a bent U shaped piece of...
  25. -P : I searched high and low for some photos of...

    -P : I searched high and low for some photos of my PA12 modified LH side window but unfortunately I could not find them. Plane is about 60 miles from me now but will be near it this weekend and...
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