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    I know there is nothing funny about colon cancer,...

    I know there is nothing funny about colon cancer, but I always find a little humor helps me get through rough times. I am sure that most of you have seen this video before, but for those that have...
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    I've used wood boxes for many years, pain in the...

    I've used wood boxes for many years, pain in the neck as they don't stack and take up a lot of room in the sled. I leave them in the field year round and they tend to break down from the weather over...
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    Thanks for all the information. Rock

    Thanks for all the information.
    Rock
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    Shipping Motor

    Getting ready to ship out my 0320 to Lycon for a rebuild. Anybody have suggestions for a freight company. Any that I should stay away from?
    Ball park range of what I will pay to ship south and then...
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    I was told that the longer studs alone were...

    I was told that the longer studs alone were $2500.
    Rock
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    Went in partners with a friend and bought a...

    Went in partners with a friend and bought a factory new F-19 T Craft in 1977 for $13,000. Good plane, put edo 1400's on it. Bought a 1957 Pa-18 150 for $23,000 in 1983.
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    Contact CAC Plastics in Wasilla, Ak. They build...

    Contact CAC Plastics in Wasilla, Ak. They build them for various float models and are priced about 25% of what Kenmore wants for them.
    They can be reached at 907-376-7111
    Rock
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    Here's one...

    Here's one
    http://cgi.ebay.com/Wham-o-catalytic-hot-spot-heater_W0QQitemZ250056449792QQihZ015QQcategoryZ87138QQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem
    Rock
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    Jerry, It is a Wamo catalytic heater....

    Jerry,
    It is a Wamo catalytic heater. Unfortunately, they have not built them for 30+ years. No moving parts, just a fuel tank, wick and a catalytic head.
    Coleman built larger ones up until a few...
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    This was standard equipment back in the day. Put...

    This was standard equipment back in the day. Put it inside the cowling put the engine blanket on, would burn 12-15 hours on 1/2 gallon white gas. Put it under at night and in the morning you would...
  11. Thread: Airwheel

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    I used them 25 years ago before I could afford...

    I used them 25 years ago before I could afford Air Streaks. At the time your choices were Streaks, Gar Aero, or the Goodyear Airwheels. If I remember correctly at the time Steaks were $1800,...
  12. Thread: How Come??

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    Ok, didn't happen to me but I was circling...

    Ok, didn't happen to me but I was circling overhead. Was up in the Alphabet's on the upper reaches of the McClarren River in January back in the late 80's wolf hunting when we came across lone wolf...
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    UNITED AVIATION EXCHANGE 702-360-0727, Fax:...

    UNITED AVIATION EXCHANGE
    702-360-0727, Fax: 702-360-0752

    Price: $6,995
    Registration No: N8101Z
    Serial No: 18-5690

    1957 PA-18-150 "Super Cub"
    Total Time: 000 Aircraft...
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    Sam, I've never heard of an 8:50x4, but then...

    Sam,
    I've never heard of an 8:50x4, but then again there are a lot of things that I haven't heard about.
    I think the old 25x11x4 was a good choice for that wheel if you can find a set and get them...
  15. Thread: Data Plate

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    There was an add on Barnstormers.com yesterday...

    There was an add on Barnstormers.com yesterday when I was poking around, here it is:



    PIPER PA-18A SUPERCUB PAPERWORK ONLY $2,500 AVAILABLE FOR IMMEDIATE SALE N7798B , Registration ,...
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    Nathan, Check with Brian at PPI, his site...

    Nathan,
    Check with Brian at PPI, his site advertises help with STC development.
    Rock
  17. Thread: The Theory

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    Being the mathematical genius that he was, it is...

    Being the mathematical genius that he was, it is interesting to learn that Einstiens birthday is March 14th. 3-14 or 3.14. This is, of course, the numerical value of pi.
    Rock
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    Engine and fabric are 31 years old. I would plan...

    Engine and fabric are 31 years old. I would plan on new fabric and paint and engine overhaul within the near future, nothing that 40,000 bucks won't fix. If it has been hangered its whole life and...
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    When I bought my 18-150 in 1983 it had just been...

    When I bought my 18-150 in 1983 it had just been rebuilt. Three hours after I owned it I snapped the lower right brace wire fitting. Had the carry through strap installed and have never had a problem...
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    Thanks for the update Bill, and for doing the leg...

    Thanks for the update Bill, and for doing the leg work.
    Rock
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    A buddy of mine flew two Elans out to our cabin...

    A buddy of mine flew two Elans out to our cabin years ago on his 18-150.
    (two trips). Removed skiis, cowling, and handlebars, hung them upside down,and bolted them up solid to his Atlee Dodge lumber...
  22. Thread: Plane Name?

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    I remember a cub that I used to see back in the...

    I remember a cub that I used to see back in the seventies that was tied down at Lk Hood strip, on the cowling was neatly stenciled --
    " The Hemorrhoid" Of course, this was back in the day before...
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    Thanks The internet never ceases to amaze me. ...

    Thanks
    The internet never ceases to amaze me.
    Rock
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    Don't forget, you get that whopping 10# gross...

    Don't forget, you get that whopping 10# gross weight increase on Edo 2000's. Yep, your good to 1760#. Go ahead, have that extra piece of cheese cake-- you can haul it now!! :D
    Rock
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    Caravan Crash

    Got this email from a buddy out in Nome a couple of days ago. I have not seen any news or newspaper coverage on this. Just curious how many of these take place in out lying places that we never hear...
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