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  1. Vision_2012

    Core & Available Corvairs on Barnstormers Where were these when I was building up my engine? :ponder:
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    Vision EX has been signed off.

    Happy to say that my Vision EX has been signed off by the DAR. Just over 5 years and about 2000 hours. And too much $ to think about. Time to get serious about test flying, more to come. :ban:
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    DPS Instrument oil pressure/temperature gauge

    Anyone have the spec sheet, wiring diagram or data sheet for the DPS Instruments oil pressure/temperature gauge? I know DPS was in business a short time, a long time ago but somebody might have something...? I found that I had one in my old box of instruments, but my library has no paper.
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    Pulse Oximeter--Wicks: such a deal! --not!

    Just got an email from Wicks Aircraft. A pulse oximeter for $35! A quick google search shows Walmart selling the same mode for $17! :gig: What deals have your seen recently?
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    Spinner screw hole layout help

    I have a RV 13" spinner and base plate. How does one layout the screw holes? I have determined the spinner circumference and divided by the number of gaps between the screws and was about to transfer this distance into a two hole drilling fixture. I am thinking of drilling the first hole...
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    Spark Plug To Compression Testing Nipple

    Hi, I want to convert a spark plug to accept a quick disconnect nipple to do leak down compression testing. I found it very hard to remove the insides of a spark plug. The inside is too hard for my drill. Help?
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    NASA Free Downloads -- e-Books

    NASA e-Books | NASA
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    Marvel-Schebler Carburetor

    Is there any reason ms carbs are mounted lean/rich mixture valve foreword? My set up is normal tractor engine, but I need to minimize the stack height of air box, carb and inlet manifold. It would be easier for my project to not have the little sump in the way.
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    Brother Label Maker or Set of labels from ACS?

    Which would one prefer: Brother Label Maker or Set of labels (like AP-1BC) from ACS? I was looking at the PT-P700 from Amazon at $47. I need to detail my instrument panel. This could also label wires. Any pros/cons? How permanent would these labels be? Thanks.
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    Bending Fuel Probe

    Hi, forum Yesterday, I was bending my probes, fitting the fuel tank, Falcon FP-24-5 capacity sender, with a tube bender (368-FH). I had a light coating of motor oil. Applying a bit of pressure and the tube failed. Cracked. Broken. No necking, no bending. Is this my fault or should I write to...
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    Overnight Flying Club Fees

    Flyers! My flying club president asked me to round up some examples of what people in flying clubs are charged for taking a plane out overnight. What have you been charged? Two hours flight minimum, three? Or what? Thanks.
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    Rely on Relays

    Which to use? PREMIUM 12V 40A 5-PIN RELAY 5 WIRE SOCKET HARNESS SPDT CAR HID XENON 5 Pair Premium 12V 40A 5 Pin Relay 5 Wire Socket Harness SPDT Car HID Xenon | eBay 5 pack shown: For Master Relay, Landing Light, Electrical Flap motor, 2- spares. or Master Relay MASTER RELAY 111-226...
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    Vacuum Bagging Help

    Can anybody direct me to method(s) of Vacuum bagging wings, ailerons, flaps, etc.? I can manage flat panels but have yet to try flying surfaces. Does one "envelope both sides" and draw a vacuum or try to fixture one surface at a time? How does one assure the vacuum doesn't bend the wing...
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    Corviar College 24

    For any one contemplating putting their own engine together, I heartily reccommend attending the Corvair College. One gets a boost in the enthusiam and a healthy education in the do's and don't's of Corvair engine lore. This last weekend CC24 concluded with three extremely smooth running...
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    Lyc 0235C2C Core

    No accessories, exhaust pipes & mufflers possibly from Grumman. Removed running engine May 1987 -- 889 Hrs SMOH. Serviced by flight club 100 Hr inspections -- engine log. It sat waiting for experimental project that never happened. I have no other knowledge, I offer at core price of $2000. Need...
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    Trimble GPS

    $50 plus shipping [email protected]
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    2 wheels, tires, brakes

    Removed from sale as I recently moved and now I cannot find one tire, one brakeset and the barings. Sorry :depressed $200 plus shipping5 inch wheels, 10 inch tire OD, bearing ID 1 [email protected]
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    Varieze Lycoming Motor mount

    Sold -- end sale. $250 plus shipping. :ban:
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    Pusher Prop

    58 x 63 Pusher Prop. New. $400 plus shipping SOLD