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  1. Thread: Tail AD

    by 180Marty
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    Looks interesting. They are using a doubler on...

    Looks interesting. They are using a doubler on the ribs so that they can have a good hole to rivet the new skin to.
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    Not sure where you are located but a friend of...

    Not sure where you are located but a friend of mine has a sawmill in Virginia and sent this to me. He is getting about double from a year ago.
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    Would geothermal heating and cooling be a good...

    Would geothermal heating and cooling be a good option for air temp. Up here more people are using geothermal and horizontal boring. The system is able to go down up to 30 feet to get to the 50 degree...
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    Here in northwest Iowa we were told to prepare...

    Here in northwest Iowa we were told to prepare for 45 minute power blackouts when it was getting down to minus 27 degrees but fortunately it didn't happen. Natural gas and electricity made it to my...
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    I have the factory kit that I purchased 25 years...

    I have the factory kit that I purchased 25 years ago but have not installed. While just looking at want ads I spotted the first style of inspection cover I ever saw on a plane. It was in Houma...
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    My Dad bought one out of Arkansas in 1964 and...

    My Dad bought one out of Arkansas in 1964 and used it in Virginia. It had a 125 hp O-290. He sprayed liquid such as Toxaphene and DDT, 245-T on pine forest, and could seed rye into soybeans with a...
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    Not quite the same deal as you but I was able to...

    Not quite the same deal as you but I was able to jockey a PA 12 into a position that would have been the same as going through a 31 ft door. My deal might have been more difficult since is was a shop...
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    I put an O470K bottom end together using anerobic...

    I put an O470K bottom end together using anerobic compound and silk thread in my basement back in 1995(Divco did the case and Aircraft Specialties did the crank). I used big flat washers to torque it...
  9. 100LL at our little airport is $3.50. The...

    100LL at our little airport is $3.50. The convenience store 87 oct E0 is 2.50, 87 E10 is 2.10 and E15 is 2.05. 20 miles away, 91 E0 is usually 60 or 70 cents more than E10. I still buy E85(70 to 85%...
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    A couple of days before Christmas we had a...

    A couple of days before Christmas we had a blizzard and I thought the results were kind of pretty. Also, happened to catch a couple of HyVee grocery store trucks meeting east of...
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    I have had one in the 180 since 1995 and love it....

    I have had one in the 180 since 1995 and love it. Trying to get in touch with them by phone and email a couple of weeks ago but nobody is responding. Funny how they have a functioning website and...
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    I have had my uninstalled EI for at least 15 yrs...

    I have had my uninstalled EI for at least 15 yrs and know I read the slip joint procedure somewhere quite awhile ago. I'm not smart enough to think that one up. Could it be the install directions...
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    I have the same exhaust and never got around to...

    I have the same exhaust and never got around to installing my EI 6 cylinder monitor. They way I understand it, you can drill a hole where it is supposed to be but since you don't want any shearing...
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    Hopefully whoever is painting the legs knows...

    Hopefully whoever is painting the legs knows about hydrogen embrittlement and paint stripper.
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    Yeah, my first thought was if you ate supper,...

    Yeah, my first thought was if you ate supper, then the toilet was going to be very important. Definitely a very nice setup!!!!!!
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    Big Spirit Lake and West Lake Okoboji in NW Iowa...

    Big Spirit Lake and West Lake Okoboji in NW Iowa
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  17. Once you start applying Herculiner, you won't...

    Once you start applying Herculiner, you won't really worry about doing either.
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    After the storm passed this morning in NW Iowa....

    After the storm passed this morning in NW Iowa. Love it like this with cloud cover so not so bright.
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  19. Thread: paypal costs

    by 180Marty
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    I just wired money from the bank for the new...

    I just wired money from the bank for the new airplane purchase. A small amount to get the deal going and then a major amount when the plane and seller delivered. Each wire job was $10.
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    Biodiesel is the more simple way to clean the air...

    Biodiesel is the more simple way to clean the air in a diesel. I used to make it from french fry grease at the local restaurant and ran it at 50% blend with diesel in my 1976 4430 JD and 2006 VW...
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    I just checked FB and Don did reply and here they...

    I just checked FB and Don did reply and here they are--------I was selling stc also had many pa 12 that I converted . My favorite aircraft is a PA12 PA 22 tail feathers are same area as original...
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    The Donald Snyder 150 hp STC that cruiser posted...

    The Donald Snyder 150 hp STC that cruiser posted is what I used and used the original tail. I flew it quite a few hours by myself and it worked but I'm no expert. I saw a Donald Snyder post on the...
  23. My hangar is about 50 ft from the closest spot in...

    My hangar is about 50 ft from the closest spot in the state park campground next door. Yesterday morning there were about 8 camper trailers that had been there for a couple of days. Probably 35...
  24. I used a different STC but think I used an airbox...

    I used a different STC but think I used an airbox from a Tri Pacer that worked out fine.
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    I have removed the plug from my lawn mower and...

    I have removed the plug from my lawn mower and pressed it against the cylinder head and pulled the rope to check for spark. Never tried a dual plug engine that you can compare sparks before.
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