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    Yes, I have the drawings for that STC. If you PM...

    Yes, I have the drawings for that STC. If you PM me with your e-mail address, I'll make a scan for you and send it to you on a WeTransfer link.
  2. Thread: Tank Cap Gaskets

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    It is weird, Steve. I bought a set of gas caps...

    It is weird, Steve. I bought a set of gas caps from Univair. The gaskets that were in them were OK for two years or so before they began to be a little cracked. The spare set of gaskets I bought at...
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    You are right. I just need to make a punch which...

    You are right. I just need to make a punch which can cut the outer and inner in one fell swoop... :-)
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    Yes, that is in US$

    Yes, that is in US$
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    Yeah, I do. We cannot get car gas without ethanol...

    Yeah, I do. We cannot get car gas without ethanol in Denmark. I am running a two-year test of this 5% ethanol fuel in my PA-12 and my Champ (with the permission of our FAA) with a view to be able to...
  6. Thread: Tank Cap Gaskets

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    Thanks, but at Spruce's website, it says: A...

    Thanks, but at Spruce's website, it says:

    A variety of cap neck styles and materials accommodate oil, fuel, hydraulic or water applications. Accessory options let you build the filler assembly...
  7. Thread: Tank Cap Gaskets

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    Tank Cap Gaskets

    What do you use for tank cap gaskets for the Univair fuel tank caps? The ones supplied by Univair are made from butyl rubber so turn soft from auto gas fumes. I have tried to make my own using nitril...
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    You bet I will :smile:

    You bet I will :smile:
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    Can aliens own RVs in the US?

    I hope you won't mind my picking your brains a little bit? The thing is, Mrs. Mette and I are very fond of visiting the US. We usually rent Hertz cars and live in hotels along the way. Now we have...
  10. Thread: Dresser Tires

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    I have the 22" (8.50 x 6) on my -12. Running at...

    I have the 22" (8.50 x 6) on my -12. Running at 10 lbs. they are really good at grass/sand as well as on pavement. For the money, they are great! 22068

    I had a weird experience with the first tube...
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    That would be my experience as well. Here are a...

    That would be my experience as well. Here are a few photos os my -12. It is experimental which allows me to do my own maintenance. Not insignificant when you consider that a mechanic charges approx....
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    It's a lion, mate... ;-)

    It's a lion, mate... ;-)
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    Another cat-in-wing movie

    By now everybody will have seen the cat-in-wing movie on YouTube. Here's another one, then: https://youtu.be/CO6A-5FZl1k ;-)
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    Thursday afternoon fun in the hangar: 20407...

    Thursday afternoon fun in the hangar: 20407
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    Quite a difference!
    Thank you very much to all who helped solve the issue. Also, I would like to mention how nice Airframes Alaska were to...
  15. Thread: Battery Question

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    You might consider putting it on the firewall....

    You might consider putting it on the firewall. The Odyssey is so light and the starter cable is going to be much shorter. 20291
  16. Thread: Bintys Up!!!!

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    Congrats. Looks great!

    Congrats. Looks great!
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    Another way to look at it: If you can buy a $230...

    Another way to look at it: If you can buy a $230 part that might save your bacon and a $100,000+ aircraft, why wouldn't you?
    I have taken your good advice and ordered one from Airframes Alaska. ...
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    Yes, that's the one I was looking for. Thanks!...

    Yes, that's the one I was looking for. Thanks! (and sorry for mis-remembering it as your movie, Steve :-))
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    Mike, did you have tension or compression springs...

    Mike, did you have tension or compression springs on your tail wheels?
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    Makes sense. I have compression springs on mine.

    Makes sense. I have compression springs on mine.
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    Scott 3200 steering arm bent

    After a rather firm landing in a stiff crosswind requiring full left rudder, the steering arm on my Scott 3200 tailwheel is bent upwards. It used to be bent a bit on the starboard side, but now the...
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    Here is how we did it. You'll notice that the...

    Here is how we did it. You'll notice that the sleeve tube is formed to fit the cluster. 19592
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    Who sells Superflite these days?

    A friend needs to buy some Superflite products. He is experiencing difficulties in sourcing the paints. The phone # listed on Superflite.com is not answered and Wick's Aircraft Supply aparenly cannot...
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    You might consider the posibility of the metal...

    You might consider the posibility of the metal underneath the fabric having been a heat sink, causing the water in the paint to be reluctant to evaporate in these areas. The result might be a not...
  25. Thread: Mogas or Avgas?

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    Probably no subject has ever generated a more...

    Probably no subject has ever generated a more impressive amount of hearsay and old wives tales than the subject of all the terrible things ethanol admixed fuel will do to your aircraft.

    In 2008,...
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