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  1. Ha! You are not the only one! I first wondered...

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    Sticky: Nice strip! I know nothing of your experience at...

    Nice strip! I know nothing of your experience at avoiding a cabin raid by the cirtter that left you that pile, and cannot see the latch side of your cabin entry door - but depending on the...
  3. Thread: Oops, darn it...

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    This last bit of discussion about the...

    This last bit of discussion about the catastrophic loss of a control surface on the turbine float plane made me try to think about what I might do if some similar disaster occurred on my PA-11. ...
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    I would love to go fly and help search, but...

    I would love to go fly and help search, but Deadhorse is out of my league. If anyone here has the capability for such assistance to our Alaska guests from Tennessee, I will throw some green...
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    Hmmm. So then the internet bullies are being not...

    Hmmm. So then the internet bullies are being not much different than the boat bully they are wishing to penalize! But at least maybe not risking physical harm with their self gratification like she...
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    I am wondering if we should feel encouraged or...

    I am wondering if we should feel encouraged or not. "Investigations" these days seem to be either persecution of the politically incorrect or protection of the political elite. The other "social...
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    Does anyone know if (or how) we will get to find...

    Does anyone know if (or how) we will get to find out if our regulatory/enforcement folks (FAA, Troopers, Coast Guard, whoever) are doing anything at all as regards the obviously unsafe (and surely...
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    I would add my testimony to this as regards the...

    I would add my testimony to this as regards the performance of those Swisher tow-mowers. We mowed our 1900 ft runway and 4 acre "yard" without help (now we have neighbors who fly and help) for a...
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    Hey! It is California cereal country! The land...

    Hey! It is California cereal country! The land of fruits, flakes, and nuts all mixed up! Anything can happen, no reason is needed, and it means absolutely nothing! :Glaf:
  10. Thread: Gap seals

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    What do we know about this stuff?...

    What do we know about this stuff?
    https://store.cubcrafters.com/Foam-Gap-Seal-Kit-with-STC-for-Top-Cub-and-PA-18_p_1298.html
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    Hi Denny, Clearing one thing up fast - I barely...

    Hi Denny,
    Clearing one thing up fast - I barely qualify as "pilot" - probably lousy would be fair enough. The reason I survive is that I am phobic about weather, not overloading, and not pushing...
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    Thanks, Skywagon. I need to study my EGT...

    Thanks, Skywagon.
    I need to study my EGT theology some more. My first 20 years of flying (a Cessna 140 and this PA-14) were without any such instruments and using only the basic leaning techniques...
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    Denny, again; As regards the EGT/CHT data - I...

    Denny, again;
    As regards the EGT/CHT data - I only have EGT gauge. I won't be increasing the weight/$/panel space for anything else - no matter all the coherent advice to the contrary. My EGT's...
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    Much thanks for the angled-back pics, Skywagon. ...

    Much thanks for the angled-back pics, Skywagon. You are the second person I know to mount your back-baffle cooler in this fashion. I sort of discounted it at first, but the forward baffle right...
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    Thanks for the oil temp probe thought, Stewart. ...

    Thanks for the oil temp probe thought, Stewart. I think it might sure enough be still on top of the case. Oil filter adapter was put in at the same time as the cooler move and I do not think the...
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    Hi Denny, The cowl is an early Cal Center fully...

    Hi Denny,
    The cowl is an early Cal Center fully legal at the time "one piece" fiberglass cowl (from his early days based in Glennallen, AK) that could fairly easily have the hole for the front mount...
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    An appeal for any wisdom out there! I dug around...

    An appeal for any wisdom out there! I dug around all the threads I could find on back baffle mounted oil coolers and still want more info/opinions/data. This is an old thread but closest to my issue...
  18. Thread: Front Seat help

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    Thanks, guys! I will check that out, but I am...

    Thanks, guys! I will check that out, but I am preparing to divorce the certified world with its stupid mandates that won't allow me to choose the safest and most economical of our modern products. ...
  19. Thread: Front Seat help

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    Front Seat help

    Hello SC World,

    Wonderful spring in south-central AK so far. Getting a bit dry though now.

    I need an adjustable folding SC front seat without, of course, having to go rob a bank. Seems the...
  20. Thread: Oops, darn it...

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    "News" has little real information for those of...

    "News" has little real information for those of us wanting to learn and avoid the same. Who knows what/where/how?...
  21. Thread: Oops, darn it...

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    Hmmm. A non-lethal, albeit expensive, oops about...

    Hmmm. A non-lethal, albeit expensive, oops about which a chuckle is not "sick" humor. :lol:
    But I'll wager that stiffer language than "darn it" was employed!
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    As regards the Devcon product mentioned and...

    As regards the Devcon product mentioned and demonstrated in posts #11 and #12 -
    My 20-year-old 31's had plenty of tread because we fly 100% from grass strips with only occasional use of sand or...
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    Thanks, Gary! Even my brain could wrap around...

    Thanks, Gary!
    Even my brain could wrap around most of that! Appears that it will be easy to see if my engine will qualify and that it likely does. Do you or anyone else know of potential...
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    Hello, I would be interested in hearing more...

    Hello,
    I would be interested in hearing more about the 0-200 cylinder/timing issue. I have an 0-200 in my PA-11 that previous owner had rebuilt by Lycon in 2005. I looked at my paperwork but...
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    Hello Sam, Another member here is on the same...

    Hello Sam,

    Another member here is on the same quest, (member "name" is "kr_cub") and since I already have a legally installed 0-200 in my 11 since around 1985, I tried to help him find data. ...
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