Search:

Type: Posts; User: Supercub Works

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    44
    Views
    4,053

    That’s how I learn best, hands on, make a mistake...

    That’s how I learn best, hands on, make a mistake and figure out how to make it right! I learned and was taught on the job. An AP school gives you a broader spectrum but I learned working and...
  2. Replies
    44
    Views
    4,053

    Steve I did not call or talk to the shop that was...

    Steve I did not call or talk to the shop that was inspecting the A model cub with the standard fuselage. I did a pre buy inspection and recommend they look further. It sold and was wrecked not long...
  3. Replies
    44
    Views
    4,053

    I’d better set the record straight, I’m in the...

    I’d better set the record straight, I’m in the lower 48 specifically OR. Been working on aircraft for 30+ years. There is plenty of excellent mechanics in AK and every other state. I get it sometimes...
  4. Replies
    44
    Views
    4,053

    The 300$ Annual

    What’s with the 300$ Annual? Are you kidding me. Your doing a disservice to all AP/IA’s. There is no way you can do an inspection for 300$ Yes I’ve seen it, with a receipt. Might have been a few...
  5. Who made the hoses? We’re they checked for any...

    Who made the hoses? We’re they checked for any obstructions before they were installed. Was the magneto timing checked or reset. Idle mixture only effects engine at or near idle. Is mixture arm going...
  6. Replies
    43
    Views
    16,171

    I installed a AR6201 in my cub and it seems to...

    I installed a AR6201 in my cub and it seems to work good. I had a lot of compliments on the clarity and strength of the transmission. I read many reviews about using the built in intercom and most...
  7. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,396

    The brake torque plates do have different part...

    The brake torque plates do have different part numbers. The are differences between most brake torque plates, offset and bolt pattern. I don't see a 30-25N so I'm assuming there a 30-52A brake,...
  8. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,396

    F Atlee Dodge makes a 1 1/4 to 1 1/2 axle adapter...

    F Atlee Dodge makes a 1 1/4 to 1 1/2 axle adapter kit. Trying to change bearings and cups from 1 1/2 to 1 1/4 just won't work. The adapters are not FAA approved but they work great, so you can put...
  9. Air pressure recommendations for Grove 10" wheels with Aero classic 29X11-10 tires

    Anyone running the Grovel 10" tubeless wheel with a tubeless Aero Classic 29X11-10 tire? This tire seems like it has a stiffer side wall than a BW. Wanted to know what pressures might be suitable for...
  10. Replies
    8
    Views
    2,828

    I would recommend 1280HD's if it's a heavy cub, ...

    I would recommend 1280HD's if it's a heavy cub, in time or after many landings the shock chords will stretch some and be more forgiving. Always check the hydrosorb with out shock chords installed by...
  11. Replies
    4
    Views
    2,009

    Inspecting a C85 with Millennium cylinders new in...

    Inspecting a C85 with Millennium cylinders new in 2018 with 40 hours on them. Seeing some possible oil seeping from the barrel to head interface on two cylinders. One showing slightly more than the...
  12. Replies
    8
    Views
    1,447

    I would check the log books first. Some struts...

    I would check the log books first. Some struts were modified with larger forks but this doesn't mean they are sealed. Look for a small screw at the top of the strut that would mean that they are not...
  13. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,527

    I have a shop at Hobby Field, Creswell Airport...

    I have a shop at Hobby Field, Creswell Airport just south of Eugene. I grew up in Eugene and I agree it has changed allot over the years. I have lived in Creswell for over 14 years now and have had...
  14. The Sportsman may be a good choice. Tube steel...

    The Sportsman may be a good choice. Tube steel frame up front makes for a rugged airframe and being able to convert it at any time to a tailwheel is a great option. There is allot flying and have...
  15. I would think the STC to use the stamped Univair...

    I would think the STC to use the stamped Univair ribs should cover this issue, but it sounds like there is some original Piper ribs that have to be stitched. Having two types of fabric attachment...
  16. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,435

    Thanks Mike. I am the mechanic and finally got my...

    Thanks Mike. I am the mechanic and finally got my airworthiness certificate I guess it's up to me. I'm so conditioned to bowing down to the Feds. I think I may just put things back in that I had to...
  17. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,435

    180 lbs. baggage, 3rd person STC

    Looking for information on the STC for 180 lbs. baggage, 3rd person. I thought Ron Sullivan (day and night) had one but the phone number will not work. I have a Univair fuselage that had there...
  18. Replies
    25
    Views
    6,375

    Yes the TC is level with the airplane. My...

    Yes the TC is level with the airplane. My thoughts exactly, should have needed a little right rudder. I guess it's not allot different that some 180/182's that always seem to want to feed of one side...
  19. Replies
    25
    Views
    6,375

    Well now I just got it in the air after a...

    Well now I just got it in the air after a rebuild, the wings seem to be rigged ok but it does want a little left rudder running at high power settings breaking in the engine. May be possible the...
  20. Replies
    25
    Views
    6,375

    CC fuel system cross feeding

    Having some issues with cross feeding with CC fuel system. When on the off position with one DC 24 gallon tank full it will balance out overnight or after several hours. In flight on both the right...
  21. Great explanation! I do understand this situation...

    Great explanation! I do understand this situation a lot better thanks for the responses. The DAR should be here next week to issue the airworthiness certificate as the Canadian modifications are now...
  22. I think the angle they are taking in part 43...

    I think the angle they are taking in part 43 appendix A is (a) major alterations, (1) airframe major alterations, (iii) fuselage as fuselage was altered. In figure 3-2, the wording is appreciable...
  23. I have removed the extended baggage compartments...

    I have removed the extended baggage compartments so I can get the airworthiness certificate issued. The FAA will not accept an LSTA as approved data without explanation. The next step to try and get...
  24. Even more great advise. I feel like I'm studying...

    Even more great advise. I feel like I'm studying for the IA written exam again, may be I should I'm supposed to know this stuff too! I think see a light at the end of the tunnel but it's still kinda...
  25. The DAR did not give a letter of denial so I...

    The DAR did not give a letter of denial so I think it was accepted. He needed to seek advise from his oversight in regards to the LSTA. I now accept that it is not approved but could be a number of...
Results 1 to 25 of 30
Page 1 of 2 1 2