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      TXFlyGuy reacted to Del's post in the thread V12 Alternatives with Like Like.
      PSRU Is a Cam 500, Canadian manufacturer Firewall Forward, helical gears rated, tested and flying with >750 hp. PSRU ratio is 2.18:1...
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      TXFlyGuy reacted to Toobuilder's post in the thread Crashes in the News - Thread with Like Like.
      Grumpy old man rant - when I see a link, I want text as the primary content - not a video. I'm tired of watching 9 minutes of filler on...
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      TXFlyGuy reacted to Del's post in the thread V12 Alternatives with Like Like.
      Using 454 BBC, iron block, bored and stroked to 489 cu in, alum heads, mechanical fuel injection, wet sump (added modifications, dual...
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      TXFlyGuy replied to the thread $10 gallon Avgas.
      So...we know someone who flew a C-172 for hundreds and hundreds of trouble free hours on 87UL. Did not have an STC. I bet this is more...
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      TXFlyGuy reacted to rv7charlie's post in the thread $10 gallon Avgas with Like Like.
      There's what works, and there's what's legal. A parallel valve Lyc runs just fine on premium mogas, with or without ethanol, and a lot...
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      TXFlyGuy replied to the thread $10 gallon Avgas.
      All this is fine, and I guess the FBO's will sell two avgas fuels? Both leaded and unleaded? Regarding the STC, it's simply a tax. A...
    • TXFlyGuy
      TXFlyGuy replied to the thread $10 gallon Avgas.
      So...all of the current FBO's have lead contaminated fuel storage and delivery systems. How is this going to be rectified? At the...
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      TXFlyGuy reacted to SpruceForest's post in the thread $10 gallon Avgas with Like Like.
      ... is a contributor to ultimate price at pump, but as Vigilant1 mentioned, cost of materials and process factors in as well, along with...
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      TXFlyGuy replied to the thread $10 gallon Avgas.
      Economy of scale.
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      TXFlyGuy replied to the thread $10 gallon Avgas.
      So when will this new wonder-fuel be available, at every FBO nationwide? Is this a matter of months? Or years? Will this require new...
    • TXFlyGuy
      TXFlyGuy replied to the thread $10 gallon Avgas.
      Factor in the upcoming energy crisis in the UK & Europe this winter, and the China - Taiwan situation, $170+ oil may very well be a...
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      TXFlyGuy reacted to Vigilant1's post in the thread $10 gallon Avgas with Like Like.
      Price of anything is ultimately set by demand for it relative to demand. That's it. Not greed, not avarice, not good intentions. The...
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      TXFlyGuy replied to the thread $10 gallon Avgas.
      LOL! $40/bbl oil? When was the last time that happened?
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      TXFlyGuy reacted to rv6ejguy's post in the thread Geshwender PSRU Business with Like Like.
      I've been in the auto engine powered aircraft game for almost 25 years now with thousands of customers flying our EFI and custom...
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      TXFlyGuy reacted to Aviacs's post in the thread Geshwender PSRU Business with Like Like.
      Among airboat boxes, it is notable that some of the more interesting examples use cast cases. (67 lbs) Including the only geared...
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