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    flywheel1935 replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    So this is the a/c that is supposed to fly for 12hrs + ??? at 350 mph ??? and so far it hasn't actually totalled a f/time of 12 hrs yet...
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    BEA Vicker Viscount from London to Izmir in 1955 via Rome. 18 months old,
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    flywheel1935 reacted to rv6ejguy's post in the thread 10/23 Raptor Video with Like Like.
    I disagree. The problems on display in the videos are almost 100% as a result of Peter not knowing what he's doing, right from the first...
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    flywheel1935 replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    Don't forget guys PM is Aussie, where he comes from he's probably overdressed. Speedo & Thongs are the normal get-up ( Aussie Thongs are...
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    flywheel1935 reacted to rv6ejguy's post in the thread 10/23 Raptor Video with Like Like.
    I talked to one of the $20K investors a couple days ago on the phone for a while. A really nice older EE taking flight training. He...
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    flywheel1935 replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    So PM has "left the building !!!!!"
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    flywheel1935 replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    I've always been intrigued by the titles of PM's YT channel videos. (He's no Burt Rutan, or George Lucas either) But now we have " Back...
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    flywheel1935 replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    Having watched PM fit the prop with a pipe wrench, drill holes on a pillar drill holding the pieces in his bare hands, and other 'poor'...
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    flywheel1935 replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    I posted this last Wednesday, going to get some lottery tickets next week !!!!!!!!!!:cool:
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    flywheel1935 replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    slightly less oil in the sump than what is required. slightly less use of little grey cells than required 🤪 (On my very first flying...
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    flywheel1935 reacted to Victor Bravo's post in the thread 10/23 Raptor Video with Haha Haha.
    Yes, but I wish I had invested money into something called Led Zeppelin in its early days... :)
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    flywheel1935 reacted to Wanttaja's post in the thread 10/23 Raptor Video with Like Like.
    Maybe, maybe not. At some point, he'll probably have to pull up stakes and give up. I don't expect a highly-detailed report if that...
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    flywheel1935 replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    If he has ,will we get to see it ??? We never got to see inside the first engine that failed. If ?????? these so called West Coast...
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    flywheel1935 reacted to BoKu's post in the thread 10/23 Raptor Video with Like Like.
    I'm betting that TV tore up the torsional damper. But, we'll see soon enough. [Edit add: I was wrong, it was apparently just a low oil...
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    flywheel1935 replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    My money's on another engine that's lunched. A TBO of 30mins is not a good selling point. ( :pilot: ,🍋)
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