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    Was a J-5C, same as a PA-12 shock arrangement I...

    Was a J-5C, same as a PA-12 shock arrangement I believe. Raise the tail and take the door off.
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    I've installed them on a J-5 with an engine hoist...

    I've installed them on a J-5 with an engine hoist and rope, don't think it'd be too difficult to go back off with them the same way.
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    Keep the J3 mount, zero degree thrustline.

    Keep the J3 mount, zero degree thrustline.
  4. Where did you find your specs in post #6? Ryan

    Where did you find your specs in post #6?

    Ryan
  5. After re-reading most of the thrust line thread...

    After re-reading most of the thrust line thread last week I thought 1.84 degrees was the magic number?

    Ryan
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    That was my thinking too. One can do a fair...

    That was my thinking too. One can do a fair amount of welding for 10k.
  7. Thread: Paint Prep

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    Anyone have any experience removing water...

    Anyone have any experience removing water transfer decals from dope without harming the finish?

    Thanks!
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    Good luck, I've called out there 3 time in the...

    Good luck, I've called out there 3 time in the last week and a half and each time the receptionist has assured me that one the "techs" will call me back, still waiting..

    Ryan
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    +1 for flipping the gear.

    +1 for flipping the gear.
  10. Peter, I really enjoyed meeting you and happy to...

    Peter, I really enjoyed meeting you and happy to know it's going to a good home! I know you'll fly the heck out of it and have fun with it! Hope to see you and the plane again!

    Ryan
  11. Hello Peter, I sent you an email.

    Hello Peter, I sent you an email.
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    personally if I were to spend that kind of money...

    personally if I were to spend that kind of money on a small Continental it'd be a 90 or an 0200.
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    Tim, I was at Buck Hilberts estate auction last...

    Tim, I was at Buck Hilberts estate auction last Sunday and there was a 0 SMOH A65 with C85 cylinders via 337 that sold for $12,500 +15% buyers premium.

    Ryan
  14. Thread: BRODHEAD WI

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    Grass Roots in September is a hard fly in to beat...

    Grass Roots in September is a hard fly in to beat if you like old airplanes!
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    Whiskey Mike, did you ever come up with any...

    Whiskey Mike, did you ever come up with any previously approved data on Gurney Flaps? I'm going to be doing an annual on a J5C that has them installed and I'm thinking (but not positive) there's no...
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    Had a bungee tool break during the installation...

    Had a bungee tool break during the installation of a J3 bungee recently. I urge anyone who uses bumper jack tools and other homemade devices to use extreme caution. Once you see a shock strut fly...
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    Brian, do you go with OEM cam and lifters or...

    Brian, do you go with OEM cam and lifters or aftermarket?

    Ryan
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    Put a reground cam and lifters in an 360 lycoming...

    Put a reground cam and lifters in an 360 lycoming and have it apart now for a prop strike, about 200 hours in a little over two years and it's spalling one lobe and two lifters already. It's going...
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    +1 for the Ercoupe spinner.

    +1 for the Ercoupe spinner.
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    Had an A65 exhibit those same symptoms and it...

    Had an A65 exhibit those same symptoms and it turned out to be a collapsed lifter (hydraulic unit). If this is what's going on you should be able to tell by removing the valve covers and the...
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    Thank you very much for the replies. Mark, your...

    Thank you very much for the replies. Mark, your Pacer looks really nice! DR-109, your Cub looks excellent and congratulations on the Grand Champion!

    I'm sold enough to try this system for sure.
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    Superflite System 7

    I'm just wondering if anyone has any thoughts or can share their experiences with Superflite system 7? I've become quite interested in the system and have spoke with Randy Long about the process.
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  23. Thread: IA Exam

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    Congrats! It's a great feeling isn't it. I've...

    Congrats! It's a great feeling isn't it. I've never talked to anyone who said that test is easy.
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    A method I learned from one of Crash's posts is...

    A method I learned from one of Crash's posts is to use medical hemostats to hold the loop together before swaging. This method has worked very well for me, both making cables in place on an aircraft...
  25. Thread: Avare?

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    I've had a chance to use it quite a bit this...

    I've had a chance to use it quite a bit this summer and I really like it. It has always been accurate and dependable. The main thing I like (in addition to the fact that it is free) is that you...
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