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    Tom, I built one to haul my bipe back from Reno years ago. Hauled my new bipe last year. Started as a 4x8 utility trailer. If you're...
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    Mcmark reacted to Pops's post in the thread Chemical Exposure Discussion with Like Like.
    If you want life without risk, stay in bed. But, better put the mattress on the floor so you wouldn't have far to fall when you fall...
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    Mcmark reacted to PaulyG's post in the thread Homemade snowplane 4 stroke motor with Like Like.
    These are some today pics. As of right now I'm trying to get the old predator 212 running again then ill see where I'm at with it.
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    Mcmark replied to the thread Homemade snowplane 4 stroke motor.
    Looks to me like it needs a trailing arm or something for the outriggers. The coilovers soften the ride but won't stop it from bending...
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    Mcmark reacted to PPLOnly's post in the thread 10/23 Raptor Video with Like Like.
    I don't know what you're talking about. Every flight we see him edging to expand the flight envelope. He's answered all kinds of...
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    Mcmark reacted to flywheel1935's post in the thread LMA Build in the UK, to SSDR spec. with Like Like.
    Well, first update for 2021, had 1st covid jab, and weather perking up, so had a couple of hours in the hangar, 2nd of 3 sheets needed...
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    Mcmark reacted to BoKu's post in the thread Chemical Exposure Discussion with Like Like.
    In our shop, rule one is to never touch epoxy. Given enough exposure, everyone would become sensitized. We wear gloves and aprons and...
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    Mcmark replied to the thread Nice Simple Questions !!!.
    If you can OA weld you can most definitely TIG. Whether you want to expend the monetary units to purchase is up to you. I will say you...
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    Mcmark replied to the thread Tail Dragger Question.
    That detent will lock it. Cessna 195 is that way as are a bunch of the warbirds ie the AT-6/SNJ. IIRC the Beech 18 and the DC-3 are too.
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    Mcmark replied to the thread Pitts / aerobatics questions.
    I'll call BS on the man enough comment. Are they challenging to fly, nope. Budd D said it best that it does EXACTLY what you tell it to...
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    Mcmark replied to the thread Tail Dragger Question.
    Believe it or not THE most challenging taildragger I've flown was the Smith that I had. Easy off and great in the air but the most evil...
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    Mcmark replied to the thread Pitts / aerobatics questions.
    Finish Pomodoro and build one. The very first Pitts was reported to be ~550# with a Lyc O-145. If you get a Lyc powered Pitts under 800#...
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    Mcmark replied to the thread Tail Dragger Question.
    Mike, My Hiperbipe landed on rails, only when I had gusty Xwind did it get fun. Even then a wheel landing kept it straight. The S1C I...
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    Mcmark replied to the thread 10/23 Raptor Video.
    I don't follow this thread to see what will happen, that's a given. I do follow for the comments, some of the learned here provide great...
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    Mcmark reacted to BJC's post in the thread 10/23 Raptor Video with Haha Haha.
    The only surprise so far in the Raptor project is that Mr. Raptor has not applied for, and received, a multi-million dollar grant from...
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