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  1. Thread: Therapy Project

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    My guess would be petroleum based grease and...

    My guess would be petroleum based grease and natural rubber are not that compatible. The other reason is the old "we don't do it that way".
    DENNY
  2. Thread: Hull Insurance

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    Paul I pay little over 2 grand for 85,000 +...

    Paul
    I pay little over 2 grand for 85,000 + liability on the cub. I have two ATP'S and myself (private pilot) on the policy. Mike, I had the same talk with the people about the price of a 1951...
  3. Thread: Hull Insurance

    by DENNY
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    Not unreasonable at all but you may not like the...

    Not unreasonable at all but you may not like the premium you will have to pay. I raised the hull value of my cub when I started looking at what I would need to replace it.
    DENNY
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    I would consider hanging the engine or a 300 lb...

    I would consider hanging the engine or a 300 lb box on the motor mount as step number 1 before you drill any holes in anything. Put the wings on and set washout and check inboard flap clearance...
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    If you have a underseat battery you are going to...

    If you have a underseat battery you are going to want to hinge the bottom seat cover. The first time you have to put anything big in the back you will fall in love with that big door!!! One of the...
  6. Sticky: Best bang for the buck with bushwheels is to get...

    Best bang for the buck with bushwheels is to get the extra tread, adds 4 pounds per tire but if I am correct it is 1/3 -1/4 more rubber. If you are good enough to notice 8lbs you can win any STOL...
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    I think the max GW is 1500 on that cub (I could...

    I think the max GW is 1500 on that cub (I could be wrong). So depending on weight of you and your son you may come up short on fuel. Not a big issue if you are both lighter. Sounds like a nice...
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    If you get one with a long hose you can get fuel...

    If you get one with a long hose you can get fuel into your 5 gal can from your buddy's 185!! Great to fly with a big fuel tanker.:wink:
    DENNY
  9. Bob, depending on prop/airspeed fuel burn is...

    Bob, depending on prop/airspeed fuel burn is usually better with a 0360. Same thing with a 150hp vs 160hp I usually get better as mileage than a 150 at the same speed. I can usually get off the...
  10. Thread: Oops, darn it...

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    I don't think so. When the sheep hunting starts...

    I don't think so. When the sheep hunting starts that area will be covered pretty good, I expect if he is found it would be then.
    DENNY
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    My wife loves this heat, I am not so happy with...

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    I hope to drive in, I am looking for a open room...

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    Hi Dave. I just noticed it is a paintover so...

    Hi Dave.
    I just noticed it is a paintover so drop it down to 50-55 grand. It is not a working cub and to make it one would cost a bunch of money, even if you could do all the work yourself. As...
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    When was the motor rebuilt? What kind of...

    When was the motor rebuilt? What kind of cylinders New/overhaul/crome? If the motor is right it would be a great weekend flyer for 55-60 grand. Trying to upgrade this one at this point is a HUGE...
  15. Thread: Oops, darn it...

    by DENNY
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    It looked like a full size cub. Most likely...

    It looked like a full size cub. Most likely reporter is miss-reporting as usual
    DENNY
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    Check post #3:wink: Be prepared to remove them...

    Check post #3:wink: Be prepared to remove them if you sell it/change IA's/or a fed gets burr under the saddle. Even in the country of Alaska I had a buddys plane grounded by the feds for using...
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    Depends on the IA that has his signature on the...

    Depends on the IA that has his signature on the annual.
    DENNY
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    STOL contests wins are more dependent on getting...

    STOL contests wins are more dependent on getting a lucky gust of wind on takeoff and steady wind on landing than anything else. Having said that I know Frank does a lot of testing and I do respect...
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    Bushwheels have an extra tread option for around...

    Bushwheels have an extra tread option for around 200 bucks per tire that adds more rubber. That is what I would recommend even if you don't spend much time on pavement. AOSS is well worth the money...
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    The only rule I can think of without research...

    The only rule I can think of without research would be don't draw unnecessary attention to yourself/plane:lol:. It seems someone is always wanting to get their panties in a wad over something and...
  21. Thread: Skwentna fly in

    by DENNY
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    Skwentna fly in

    I talked to Cindi today. She would like everyone to arrive before 12:30 if possible. Looks like it should be a good day.
    DENNY
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    The hottest cylinder location can and will change...

    The hottest cylinder location can and will change depending on several factors. Once you start using a 4 cylinder CHT/EGT unit properly you will realize that you may not have seen hot cylinders but...
  23. Check for loose screws on the carb float bowl ...

    Check for loose screws on the carb float bowl
    DENNY
  24. Thread: 170b/pacer/sedan

    by DENNY
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    The STOL contests are fun to watch, however, real...

    The STOL contests are fun to watch, however, real off airport landing is not the same due to the increased risk of landing short/long. Similar, if you multiply the distance X 2 or more. Lots of...
  25. Thread: J3 Speed mods ?

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    Making a wing shorter means more power needed. ...

    Making a wing shorter means more power needed. Square the wing tip off means more lift with less power = more speed for the power you have.
    DENNY
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