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  1. WTB: Cockpit cover, wing & tail covers (Super Cub)

    Looking for cockpit cover to keep plane protected out on tie-downs. Also looking for wing and tail cover.
  2. Probably portable. Whatever is easiest.

    Probably portable. Whatever is easiest.
  3. Mounting handheld radio in Super Cub - headset, intercom and PTT switch setup

    I am looking for suggestions for how to set up a handheld radio in a super cub. I have a Yaesu that picks up signals from 30+ miles out, which is great, but i would like to find a good, simple way to...
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    WTB: As far as available parts, any chance you have...

    As far as available parts, any chance you have side cowls for a 150 hp cub or shoulder harnesses? Also looking for a portable 2-way intercom.
  5. I appreciate those suggestions - good advice! It...

    I appreciate those suggestions - good advice! It seems like a project would be fun, but I guess you have to understand just how much of a commitment it might be and have to realize that you could be...
  6. Looking at J-3 project - things to look out for?

    Planning to go look at a J-3 that is listed as a project. I am hopeful that it will be in good shape, but are there specific things to look at closely? Any telltale signs that would cause you to walk...
  7. Thread: Javron PA-11 kit?

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    Sounds good! Yeah, the -11 is a lot of fun. Great...

    Sounds good! Yeah, the -11 is a lot of fun. Great airplane. Would be close to perfect with a little more headroom. The super cub is ideal, but I won’t have super cub money for many years.
  8. Thread: Javron PA-11 kit?

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    Javron PA-11 kit?

    On the Javron website they list a PA-11 kit as "coming soon". Does anyone have info on this? I hope they consider doing a PA-18 style spar attachment. Flew a PA-11 for the first time yesterday and...
  9. I appreciate the suggestions. That is good info!...

    I appreciate the suggestions. That is good info! Next time I will go with the Airframes powder coat.
  10. Suggestions for supporting wing with struts removed for repainting

    Wondering if anyone has any suggestions on how to support the wing if I wanted to remove and repaint the struts. They are brand new sealed struts-- not being repainted because of corrosion or damage.
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    My android tablet does not have an internal gps,...

    My android tablet does not have an internal gps, but I have blue tooth connected my Garmin Glo (about $100) to both an Android Tablet running Avare (free app) and an iphone running Foreflight...
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    Our Super Cub (1950, K series) originally had the...

    Our Super Cub (1950, K series) originally had the flaps, no electric, and single wing tank with an O-235 that I am told was rated at 108 hp on PK 1800 floats. Before I was born, my Dad and...
  13. Thanks 46 Cub! In starting this thread, I kept...

    Thanks 46 Cub! In starting this thread, I kept thinking about my Grandfather, who bought our Super Cub in 1965 (my father inherited it when my Grandfather passed away). We kept it on floats on the...
  14. Thanks for the suggestions! Yeah, I am...

    Thanks for the suggestions! Yeah, I am approaching 42 and that back seat is brutal. Maybe an enlarged cargo access door or a turtle deck like the Wag-Aero 2+2 that could allow you to sort of crawl...
  15. A better way to get in the back of a Cub? Question for people with limited flexibility/mobility

    I am wondering if anyone has any suggestions about mods or equipment to help people with limited flexibility or mobility get into the back of a Super Cub. My Dad has had both knees, and a hip...
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    Super Cub Rental in FL Panhandle area?

    My folks retired this year and are spending a month in the FL panhandle (Pensacola). I was thinking about getting my Dad some time in a super cub down there, ideally on floats. Just wondering if...
  17. Converting snowblower to tail wheel tug - advice?

    I am looking at converting an old snowblower to a tailwheel tug. I have heard of people doing this, but, frankly, don't know how it is done. Any advice and/or pictures would be welcome. Thanks!
  18. One wing strut in set damaged during shipping - should I worry about the others?

    Received a new set of Airframes Alaska sealed struts and when our mechanic pulled them out of the corrugated plastic tube that was used to ship them, one had a crease in it. It looks like something...
  19. Airframes Alaska Powder Coated Struts - any problems?

    I am looking at buying a set of Airframes sealed struts for a PA-18 and was wondering if anyone has had any trouble with the powder coating option. Any feedback, positive or negative, would be...
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    Does anyone know if there are less expensive...

    Does anyone know if there are less expensive options for getting struts shipped from Alaska to the lower 48? I am looking at buying a set of Airframes struts. If I can save on shipping (and still ...
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    If you want to venture inland a little, Bethel,...

    If you want to venture inland a little, Bethel, Maine is near some good hiking and site seeing. It is on the edge of the White Mountains near the New Hampshire border.
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    My Dad put them on his Super Cub and, so far,...

    My Dad put them on his Super Cub and, so far, they are great. We removed the original Goodrich tires and the wheels with the expander brakes and switched to Clevelands with the Dessers, which had...
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    Does anyone know the weight difference between...

    Does anyone know the weight difference between the original piper, Univair and Airframes struts? Per the website, the Airframes rear struts are 2.5 pounds heavier per side than the original piper...
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    I appreciate the feedback! If I was going to go...

    I appreciate the feedback! If I was going to go with Airframes, is there an advantage to powder coating versus buying them bare metal and having them painted? I know powder coating forms almost an...
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    Best option for Sealed Struts

    I am looking for advice on purchasing sealed struts for a Super Cub. It looks like they are offered by or through Airframes Alaska, Aircraft Spruce, Univair, Wag-Aero, etc. Are there differences in...
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