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    Drill bit sharpener or new bits?

    Do both! As long as you have plenty of sharp bits on hand you will do a excellent job with a drill doctor. If it’s your last bit you’re going to mess that thing up so bad it’ll never recover
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    FREE P-47 Replica FREE P-47 Replica Flagstaff

    I looked it over pretty carefully there’s still a lot of work left to do on it and quite honestly the standard that has been sent so far seems to be quite high. Thank God it is a single seater fighter I don’t know if I could resist if it was a Catalina of the same situation.
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    FREE P-47 Replica FREE P-47 Replica Flagstaff

    Any idea if this was a kit or plans built ?
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    Raptor Composite Aircraft

    Just exactly which one do you think draws the ladies?
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    Most Beautiful Aircraft Ever Built

    Out of everything that I have been reminded about on this thread I am going to have to vote for either the Pan Am Clipper or the Swift what could be more beautiful than the vision of a clipper flying through tropical islands at night? perhaps the globe swift just sitting on the ramp looking...
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    Most Beautiful Aircraft Ever Built

    There’s only two ways in the world tilt router could be considered beautiful. like the Huey Nothing looks better than your ride out. OR It may look a lot like a paycheck...... There are very few things That beat the air into submission by the brute force of a random collection of spare parts...
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    Most Beautiful Aircraft Ever Built

    I can’t belive it took TEN pages!
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    Most Beautiful Aircraft Ever Built

    You mean like I want a twin engine Cessna 210 flying boat?
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    Most Beautiful Aircraft Ever Built

    It truly depends on the skill of the pilot......
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    Always listen to the hair on the back of your neck
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    Most Beautiful Aircraft Ever Built

    Back when I was training for my private license I flew into Flora Illinois airport where I met two private jet crews One was a single guy who flew for a small company owner he flew four or five trips a year to the man’s business interest and one flight to Canada hunting and one flight to the...
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    Most Beautiful Aircraft Ever Built

    Lol I had a friend who flew home on one of those stretch DC-8s When he landed in Seattle he walked down the street to the first bar he came to kiss the first girl he came to and eventually went home with her He spent 12 years providing a home for her and her five-year-old son During that time...
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    Most Beautiful Aircraft Ever Built

    Could anything be prettier ?
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    Criminal law against flying without license ?

    Lol I would think the ride would’ve been punishment enough. Didn’t he drop the BB gun or something?
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    Are experimental EFIS really overpriced? (break-off from another thread)

    Homemade mark one eyeballs? The point being sometimes simpler is better. Hard to beat the simplicity of a magnetic compass and the turn and slip indicator. I Met a guy once with a garden style wind speed indicated glued to the strut of a meticulously maintained c-185........