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      Dana reacted to Bille Floyd's post in the thread Hurricane Ian with Like Like.
      Fun story about that airport : Was 1990, and I was dating a girl in San Diego. We took a trip up to Santa Paula to visit a friend of...
    • Dana
      Dana replied to the thread My pico-light Flying Bike.
      A forward rudder is destabilizing, not something you want.
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      Dana reacted to jan724's post in the thread My best decision lately with Like Like.
      Hi everybody. I am a retired danish airline captain (83 years). 3 years ago I decided to build my own aircraft which i had had a dream...
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      Dana replied to the thread Help with a Kawasaki.
      What do the EGT and CHT look like when the problem is occurring? Heat related ignition failures tend to come on gradually as a misfire...
    • Dana
      Dana replied to the thread propeller design thru CNC machining.
      Any halfway decent CAD package should be able to take care of the modeling (Fusion 360 wouldn't be my choice), but you'll still have to...
    • Dana
      Dana replied to the thread My pico-light Flying Bike.
      I don't think you understand... the center of gravity (balance point) of the entire aircraft including pilot must be within a certain...
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      Dana reacted to Pops's post in the thread O-100-- interesting new engine with Like Like.
      Same here including auto automatic transmissions and 2 new houses doing everything except laying the foundation block. If I want to do...
    • Dana
      Epoxy mixed with thinner, nothing new except a fancy name and price? I bough some "wood restorer" from Minwax and I'm fairly certain...
    • Dana
      Lots of people bought cheap surplus aircraft after the war, then flew them until expensive maintenance was needed, then they were parked...
    • Dana
      Dana replied to the thread Lost Operating Limitations.
      This is from a Kitplanes article I wrote a couple of years ago: The experimental operating limitations originally issued for...
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      AOL still exists???
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      Dana replied to the thread Lost Operating Limitations.
      Not correct. You may need new op lims, though. Many older op lims have language like "any major change invalidates the airworthiness...
    • Dana
      They are indeed a "rip off of some sort"... they're ripping off the rightful owners of the copyright of those plans with their pirated...
    • Dana
      Dana replied to the thread Hello from Arkansas..
      I bent my Ultrastar once when I tried to stretch the glide mid flare to avoid a mud puddle on the runway. Fortunately the damage wasn't...
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      Dana replied to the thread Hello from Arkansas..
      My Ultrastar had the piano hinges, and I never saw any issues with stiff ailerons, ditto for my buddy's Firestar. The "Kolb Quit" is...
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