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  1. Price ??

    Price ??
  2. Until you have battled your way back from Kodiak...

    Until you have battled your way back from Kodiak into a screaming offshore wind coming off Cape Douglas, making 30 mph, in ugly turbulence , going stop to stop on the stick, peddling the rudders like...
  3. Probably these Atlee reinforce strips, should be...

    Probably these Atlee reinforce strips, should be first mod on any Cub left outside, makes the attachment brackets 4X stronger.57516
    Had yours had these installed none of that
    Damage would happened....
  4. Now that's the "Alaskan Tux'edo'..... Bout the...

    Now that's the "Alaskan Tux'edo'.....
    Bout the only thing that will keep a fella warm on Kodiak, late May, standing there while it's sleeting all day and 30 degrees, with wind blowing a gale.(...
  5. Gary, That's it olde boy! QD's are sorta like...

    Gary,
    That's it olde boy! QD's are sorta like Filson jackets ?
    "Might as well have the Best"....:wink:
  6. Ok here is a couple pics of it, still not sure of...

    Ok here is a couple pics of it, still not sure of the manufacturer??575045750557506.
    Last pic show how far it extends thru cowl to easily push garden hose over it.
    Hope this makes sense.
    Good Luck...
  7. Aviatoraf, I am at Greenville Seaplane...

    Aviatoraf,
    I am at Greenville Seaplane Convention, but will post pic of it tomorrow....... It has a knurled ring at top of it that is anodized Red from memory. Nicely made. I will get name and...
  8. My QD requires a turn, it is 3/8" OD: I simply...

    My QD requires a turn, it is 3/8" OD: I simply have a 1/2" OD hose (3/8" ID) out thru cowl, right below QD, about a 3" stub hanging out stays on the QD all the time. When I change oil, I slip a 3/4"...
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    Here is another example of 35" tires and great...

    Here is another example of 35" tires and great shocks NOT being enough to make the difference....... Again major damage in boot cowl area. Big save here was when right gear separated from the shock,...
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    Here is a set of 35" tires off a modern day...

    Here is a set of 35" tires off a modern day guides Cub. Just brought into town yesterday. Apparently 35" tires don't cure
    everything Olde boy....... I don't see a new gear leg fixing this one. Note...
  11. Those pic's of Steve's showing the attachment...

    Those pic's of Steve's showing the attachment brackets horriblely bent and twisted show the flaw in the design of them. ( Distance between the end and first attachment hole is to great) About one...
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    When you crunch a gear leg the rear tube usually...

    When you crunch a gear leg the rear tube usually fails and kinks forward, sorta like a fuse so to speak. Beefing up that area too much may work against the engineering ......
    It's easy to make that...
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    Well 40 years ago the term HD gear was what we...

    Well 40 years ago the term HD gear was what we all refered to after you took Standard gear to Atlee and he
    Beefed it up by adding saddle sleeves and gussets to the bottom cluster. Then for ski...
  14. The HD Javron aluminum struts are less than...

    The HD Javron aluminum struts are less than $2000...... Check em out you will glad you looked into it deeper...bargain for what they are!
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  15. Globe, I am running Javrons new Aluminum struts,...

    Globe,
    I am running Javrons new Aluminum struts, they are about same weight as regular sealed struts, but man are they rugged! Moving the Cub around on floats pushing on them
    they show their...
  16. Ran into that lots years ago on 115\125 Cubs...

    Ran into that lots years ago on 115\125 Cubs trying to install Dodge baggage. We used to simply take piece tubing and squeeze it flat in a vise, about 3" on each end. wrap it around the tubes ,bore...
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    Why try to reinvent the...

    Why try to reinvent the wheel.................Piper fixed it 50 years ago. Pawnee 4 wire system. Problem solved.
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    I bought a 135 Lycoming 0290D2 from old Don...

    I bought a 135 Lycoming 0290D2 from old Don Johnson in about 1995, it had been in his hanger since 1970! He had stored it 'upside down' on a tire, ( cam down) So when I pulled the clys off to check...
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    Used to be lots of old tie downs down on...

    Used to be lots of old tie downs down on peninsula from guiding operations, that had holes dug down in the form of a cross, so you could always park into the wind. So swing your prop sideways:
    Pull...
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    https://www.dropbox.com/sh/n8v3r70kr61k1ya/AADfwjZ...

    https://www.dropbox.com/sh/n8v3r70kr61k1ya/AADfwjZFQnlMxE1XTSLd3bSza?dl=0
    Folks shouldn't forget a long mount has advantages when loaded heavy aft, like anytime you haul 3 adults. The short mount is...
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    Windy and Kevin are giving you good advice, that...

    Windy and Kevin are giving you good advice, that exhaust is Not going to fix your problem.......... you would be ALOT happier with the results from maybe a set of 160 pistons, vortex generators?...
  22. Bert, That is horribly worn bracket, so of...

    Bert,
    That is horribly worn bracket, so of course a simple hat bushing will fix that problem....however you most certainly
    Should replace the pulley??? If it isn't a perfect V shape all
    The way to...
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    Gian, For better T/O performance, folks have...

    Gian,
    For better T/O performance, folks have know for years. Seaplane type props make a huge difference in all Cubs, but especially in lower powered ones. If you had a C-150 Seaplane prop
    75/38 you...
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    Since 1947, this is what the pro's use. Made for...

    Since 1947, this is what the pro's use. Made for your mission exactly.56771
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    Lots of bad info on UHMW, still lots of folks...

    Lots of bad info on UHMW, still lots of folks thinking that white ( food grade) is the answer. It is not. The black UHMW, even though it way cheaper will stand up much better. The white UHMW,will get...
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