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  1. My brother runs trains for the Union Pacific. ...

    My brother runs trains for the Union Pacific. His favorite is when they go through a flock of sheep. He said it’s like cottton balls.
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    There’s an old Methow DC3…..I flew for them a...

    There’s an old Methow DC3…..I flew for them a short while.
  3. WTB: If someone has an extra set of 1.25 torque plates...

    If someone has an extra set of 1.25 torque plates lying around. I’m looking for a set, it’ll make ski changeover a bit easier.
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    This guy has some great resources and explains...

    This guy has some great resources and explains quite a bit. I have one on a C85 stroker and have no beef with it. The stroker puts out almost 100hp.
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    35’s are bought and in the hangar till the snow...

    35’s are bought and in the hangar till the snow melts. For now it’s 8.00-6’s with skis.
    There ain’t no way I’d land those or 8.50s in quite a few places I regular. Swamp and deep sand I’d be on my...
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    Any 35 regrets?

    My 31’s are starting to show a little weather checking, it’s winter and I am thinking too much. Anyone have any regrets on going 35s instead of buying another set of 31s? I know stupid...
  7. They weren’t STCd on a Cub. I have a copy of a...

    They weren’t STCd on a Cub. I have a copy of a few field approvals if needed.
    The AWB2100s we’re on the Cub TCDS.
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    Pod is no problem. I run one with AWB hydraulic...

    Pod is no problem. I run one with AWB hydraulic wheel skis on 8.00-6’s and 3” gear.
  9. When we moved to Washington State the State...

    When we moved to Washington State the State offers new residents a one time tax free registration, after that you are paying King County for the privilege.
  10. I used standard Cub gear with the thrustline mod...

    I used standard Cub gear with the thrustline mod and Landes 2500’s met the clearance requirements.
    When I went to 8.00-6’s with my wheel skis I had to bump up to 3” extended, even with the...
  11. Can the Citabria fuselage take the weight and...

    Can the Citabria fuselage take the weight and stress the Cub fuselage can? For some reason I thought the design was the weak point and the reason for the low weights.
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    I have both also. It’s hard to beat the ability...

    I have both also. It’s hard to beat the ability to call the wife and coach her through a flat tire when when you’re sitting up in the Brooks Range.
  13. Overall aircraft in scappoose. They have done...

    Overall aircraft in scappoose. They have done lots of tube and fabric as evergreen restoration. Jeff passed last summer, but Mark is still there.
    They seem reasonable both cost wise and quality of...
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    I change mine at ski changeover….and wheel...

    I change mine at ski changeover….and wheel changeover so twice a year. I’ve never had one that bent.
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    Was this the flight 8 YS-11 prop incident? I’m...

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    57762 75 pound Golden…he loves to fly. Then...

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    75 pound Golden…he loves to fly. Then again he’s my little buddy and goes everywhere with me.
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    Aopa’s ramp check info talks briefly about LEO...

    Aopa’s ramp check info talks briefly about LEO doing ramp checks. I imagine they’re need the 1010 credentials also, if not…no you can’t get in my cub.
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    Definitely one of my favorite places somewhat...

    Definitely one of my favorite places somewhat close to home. Thanks for sharing the story and great pictures!
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    I have a C85 stroker in an Aeronca Chief. It is...

    I have a C85 stroker in an Aeronca Chief. It is just a hoot to fly, it virtually levitates off the ground when you throw the throttle in.
    It makes it into an impressive airplane (as far as Chiefs...
  20. Im a second generation Eagle Scout. I don’t know...

    Im a second generation Eagle Scout. I don’t know if I’d put my kids through the program the way it is now.
    What the program stood for and taught I don’t think are high priorities for the scouts. ...
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    I have Steve's boosters on my Cub, once you...

    I have Steve's boosters on my Cub, once you figure out how to bleed them it couldn't be easier.
    I can go years without having to add any 5606 to the system.
  22. It looks like the older series that had to be...

    It looks like the older series that had to be sent into Burl to have the length changed. I do like mine..wouldn't go back to bunjees.
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    Portland from a rear view mirror is a good thing....

    Portland from a rear view mirror is a good thing. I saw that view 20some years ago after being raised down there and thought it had changed for the worse back then.
    All kidding aside, we still have...
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    Brian seems competent and fair. Runs a nice shop.

    Brian seems competent and fair. Runs a nice shop.
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    Haven’t heard anything….I preordered one in...

    Haven’t heard anything….I preordered one in January.
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