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  1. I assume you probably have a white airworthiness...

    I assume you probably have a white airworthiness certificate so this may not apply but Skydynamics Featherweight Flywheels are -3 lbs right where you need them. I have run them on all my...
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    Steve- good to hear of your experience. You were...

    Steve- good to hear of your experience. You were obviously much more patient and mature than I. Could have been my fault being quick to go into full send mode when I heard one of my guys being spoken...
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    Mark- The grounding issues I mention are...

    Mark- The grounding issues I mention are discussed in some detail on the Surefly website here under the *Input Voltage note at https://www.surefly.net/copy-of-home

    It's also now covered in the...
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    We have experimented with many different types of...

    We have experimented with many different types of electronic ignitions for a while now and I think it comes down to the mission of the aircraft. I have dual P-mags on my Clipwing Taylorcraft and am a...
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    I remember your time with the Taylorcraft (s) as...

    I remember your time with the Taylorcraft (s) as I too have had one for years and read your posts on another forum. I think I am well over 1000 hours in various models of Taylorcraft and just...
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    About the only part of this that has any meat in...

    About the only part of this that has any meat in it at all is if they fly over houses or crowds during the competition. IMHO any attempt at trying to protect people from themselves is going to be...
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    Get a copy of the FAA Amateur Built Assembly and...

    Get a copy of the FAA Amateur Built Assembly and Fabrication Checklist. Your DAR will want to see it when it's complete. Should be easy to see what % you can claim for the remainder.
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    I knew about Steve's and his is one I was...

    I knew about Steve's and his is one I was mentioning. He is lucky to have made it back to the field. The other one failed in the same/ similar manner and that owner is trying to resolve the issue...
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    I do not know anyone that has had a good...

    I do not know anyone that has had a good experience with that engine. I know a few that have had very bad experiences with them though.

    We tried to get several of their Throttle Body units to...
  10. Thread: Javron PA-12

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    I understand the weight limit is going to...

    I understand the weight limit is going to increase rather dramatically soon for operations as a Sport Pilot. Rumor has it it could happen as soon as Oshkosh 2022. This would be well within the limit...
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    ULINE has them. You can also call Kenny at Lycon...

    ULINE has them. You can also call Kenny at Lycon (or any engine shop for that matter) and he might have time to have one shipped to you for not much $$.
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    Warren is just awesome. I have a Clipwing...

    Warren is just awesome. I have a Clipwing Taylorcraft as well and he has been a huge help with suggestions during it's rebuild. The guy can fly anything well. He routinely performs in one of the only...
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    Steve- I just added it. I have several of the...

    Steve- I just added it. I have several of the bushings. Happy to share.
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    Several years ago I repaired a ground looped...

    Several years ago I repaired a ground looped Super Cub. When we removed the wings I found the strut attach fittings elongated. I contacted Piper and got a manufacturer approved repair procedure to...
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    I have served as a SME in quite a few legal...

    I have served as a SME in quite a few legal matters on behalf if aviation manufacturers over the years. I am aware of 2 occasions where the family of a deceased person attempted to sue following a...
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    Cool to hear of others building. I ordered my...

    Cool to hear of others building. I ordered my Javron kit about a month ago. Pretty sure a good friend is about to order as well and we will build them up together. New Holstein was an expensive...
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    Dave- if he was partying with Tim he would have...

    Dave- if he was partying with Tim he would have smelled more like just plain arse, not skunk arse. Stop by sometime soon!
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    Mine kept coming home smelling like a skunk. We...

    Mine kept coming home smelling like a skunk. We thought he was eating the a$$ out of a dead one or something. A few days ago we found out why. He and a skunk came walking down the runway together. ....
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    I had a Wag Aero Clipped Cub with the O-235 and...

    I had a Wag Aero Clipped Cub with the O-235 and it was a dog. The 320 will fit, you will have to modify baffles and likely the exhaust but is a much better engine. If you do not have balanced...
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    Best thing about a Husky is that you can sell it...

    Best thing about a Husky is that you can sell it and make a down payment on a 185.

    Oops- did I just say that?

    If the Super Cub wasn't the king, everyone would not be trying to achieve it's...
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    I was there in early September and stayed at the...

    I was there in early September and stayed at the Millenium. . . .it is there on Lake Hood. I could see an endless stream of Beavers, Cubs, and 185's from my room. 907-243-2300 is the number.
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    Slop in strut to fuselage fitting

    During the annual I found a tiny bit of slop in the L/S front strut to fuselage fitting. I installed a new bolt hoping that would help but it is in the fitting itself. If I had to guess I'd say it is...
  23. Well- That just helped me make up my mind about...

    Well- That just helped me make up my mind about which engine to use on my clipped wing Tcraft. I have a hopped up 0-200 and a Lycoming O-320 and was having a difficult time deciding but not anymore!...
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    forgot the link to my album- here it is ...

    forgot the link to my album- here it is

    http://www.supercub.org/photopost/showgallery.php?cat=500&ppuser=2732
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    Here are a few photos of the damage after we...

    Here are a few photos of the damage after we cleaned the wheel. It looks like there was a bit of pitting around the areas where the crack started. This could have been the cause for some...
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