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  1. Thread: Be aware

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    Saw one of those in a museum once. How does it...

    Saw one of those in a museum once. How does it work? ;-)
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    Dan is still around but progress on the -11 has...

    Dan is still around but progress on the -11 has slowed. I will alert him regarding the inquiry and see if he will post.
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    Use R2 if the rib has a radiused end, or D if the...

    Use R2 if the rib has a radiused end, or D if the rib has a squared end. The -2, -3, -4 etc rib is used in different locations as indicated on 40622 (rudder), 40572 (elevator), 12770 (elevator),...
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    This thread around #300.

    This thread around #300.
  5. Thread: Cracked spar

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    Something pushed up on the end of the wing. The...

    Something pushed up on the end of the wing. The lift struts were the fulcrum. The top bolt on the root fitting provided resistance to the downward force on the root until the spar cracked. (IMHO)
  6. I understand you want to move the intersection of...

    I understand you want to move the intersection of the X toward the rear of the cabin/skylight area? My X brace is conventional and I received a field approval (337) through the Minneapolis FSDO. ...
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    The Cub Club has prints for some of the other...

    The Cub Club has prints for some of the other models, like PA-12 and J3 but they are not complete sets and frequently lack dimensions or detail.
    Wag Aero has plans for the 2+2 and others, but their...
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    Not from facebook, but still entertaining ...

    Not from facebook, but still entertaining


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y3RIHnK0_NE
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    Sorry for the delay, but life and weather have...

    Sorry for the delay, but life and weather have delayed my attempts to get the dimensions for the floorboards.
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    The aft floor is about 30" wide and 29" front to back. The front and back...
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    Very nice looking plane, Kevin. Good luck with...

    Very nice looking plane, Kevin. Good luck with the sale.

    Wayne
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    Ill start off with a a few pictures. These are...

    Ill start off with a a few pictures. These are my floorboards as I was disassembling my -12. Note the reinforcement for the front brakes is missing. The interior fabric is wrapped around the...
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    I could take some rough measurements for you. ...

    I could take some rough measurements for you. That would give you a place to start. -12s all seem to be a bit different from one to the next. I also noticed that mine are not symmetrical from side...
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    A few types of benches in my hangar. The first...

    A few types of benches in my hangar. The first is a 10' section of bowling alley on a steel frame with leveling feet. I can lift it with a floor jack and move it with piano dollys, set it down and...
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    Believe it or not, there is an online seller for...

    Believe it or not, there is an online seller for hangar door seals. First ran into them at OSH. They offer a discount during the show. http://www.hangardoorseal.com/products.html

    On the topic...
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    I used the board foam with foil mostly because it...

    I used the board foam with foil mostly because it was cheaper, spray is $1.00/inch/sq ft. in my area.

    The other reason is it has a slightly higher "R" value per inch than extruded polystyrene, at...
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    I used two layers of 1" foil faced urethane cut...

    I used two layers of 1" foil faced urethane cut to fit in the frame. Sealed the edges with spray foam and covered it with tin.

    My door is 12' X 40' and it added about 150 lbs. Not perfect as...
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    Dunno what happened... :???: I had done a...

    Dunno what happened... :???:

    I had done a copy/paste from google photos. Went back and did an upload from my computer.
    They should show up now
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    Check with Edensaw in Port Townsend. (800)...

    Check with Edensaw in Port Townsend. (800) 745-3336. Ask for Mast and Spar grade sitka spruce. You will have to get your IA to sign it off as meeting aircraft grade for spars. This is the...
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    Paul This is the FAD -18 seat STC install on...

    Paul

    This is the FAD -18 seat STC install on my -12. I think you may be able to see the attach points to the frame. The STC offers two options for mounting the base. One with the truss removed...
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    At a later date, I moved it using a 4 place...

    At a later date, I moved it using a 4 place snowmobile trailer. Could have doe it with the engine mounted.
    I only moved one wing at a time though cause I didn't want to build a rack for the 2nd...
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    This is a PA-12 in a 22' Uhaul. 2X4s were...

    This is a PA-12 in a 22' Uhaul. 2X4s were wedged into the sides and screwed to another 2X4 that spanned the floor. The wings were hung on strips of carpet that were screwed into the 2X4s.
    The...
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    I don't remember whose aircraft this was, but it...

    I don't remember whose aircraft this was, but it shows the tabs for the cabane. There is also a gusset plate added to the outside of the cluster that wasn't part of the Atlee STC that I have.


    ...
  23. We had our two oldest grandkids (14 and 12) with...

    We had our two oldest grandkids (14 and 12) with us at OSH this year from the Thursday before to the end of the show. They each clocked over 20 hours of volunteering time and joined us for the daily...
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    Do these help? 44433 44434 44435 44436 ...

    Do these help?

    44433 44434 44435 44436

    Wayne
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    Appears as though Randy ( and probably the cow)...

    Appears as though Randy ( and probably the cow) were somewhat deflated by the circumstances surrounding the disappearance.
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