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    Pressure Recovery Wheel Pants

    I bought the sam james rv-10 pants for my 6.00 x 6 tires. Having cut them out and fitted them, they look fine. I too had bought the Vans RV-10 pants, but sold them because they were HUGE.
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    For Sale Fokker Dr1 Plans

    These are sold, already. Sorry.
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    For Sale Fokker Dr1 Plans

    These are Ron Sands plans. They have only been used for browsing through. These plans are astonishingly detailed. Great condition. $150 +ship. contact jgfnunn[at]hotmail.com
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    Galloping Ghost crash Reno 2011

    Something like this happened to one of the P-51's (Voodoo) at Reno a while back but fortunately after the G Loc the pilot recovered. Voodoo - 98 NCAR
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    First Submissions For the Calendar Photo Contest

    Here's my pic.
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    For Sale Heck of a deal if you live near Florida 30" Brake and Roller Combo $369.00

    FYI: a new version of this is available at harbor freight for $399. Pickup locally. current coupon code is SHOP20 for 20% off that, too.
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    For Sale Simpson Racing Harnesses For Sale

    2 Years back, I bought 2 sets from Simpson Racing. I have now come across an opportunity I can't pass up for a Silverman's set with ratchets. So these are for sale. They cost about $360+/pair, I will accept $140, inc shipping for the pair . These are brand new, and were test-fitted one time...
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    Canopy Pressure Force

    Thanks guys. I do have an existing retaining mechanism that I will now keep; I thought it was a little too beefy so was looking for something lighter. I knew there was force acting upon the canopy, but I didn't realize it was so significant.
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    Canopy Pressure Force

    This is an off the wall question, but I figured someone may have an answer; does anyone know approximately what level of force is trying to pull a canopy off the plane in flight? I am in the middle of making a canopy mechanism for my Skybolt, and I stumbled across some light lever-type latches...
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    1st time using T88

    Sometimes simple is the best way...having built my wings with T-88, I had tried various approaches, and the method I finally found myself using was: squeeze a long bead from each bottle on to scrap material, the beads being next to each other and the same length, then mix with a popsicle stick...
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    Boost Pump

    Good assumption. Crazy pricing. The boost pump needs to run around 24-25 PSI for the IO-360, I believe. There are many auto options out there, they just need a regulator with a return line and even tho some state they have open flow when the pump is off, I would still install a bypass and check...
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    Boost Pump

    For those guys running an injected engine with a high pressure boost pump...what pump model do you have? Is anyone running an automotive pump?
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    Cleveland wheels and brakes

    Sold.
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    Cleveland wheels and brakes

    New/better pics here: Wheels/brakes
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    Jurca FW 190 performance numbers

    I was on this site looking for FW190 info Legend Of Aces Aviation, and I noticed the low performance numbers, considering there is 300hp on the nose of a relatively streamlined and light airplane? Thoughts? "The MJ-8 is a 75% scale Plans Built FW-190 replica Powered by a 300 HP radial Engine...
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