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  • Posted in thread: Starting fuselage build ... on 12-25-2017 at 08:56 PM
    Close up of boot cowl/window trim. PTO, 1944, 8th recon squadron L4.Richard...

  • Posted in thread: Proposed new build airbox for L-4 .... on 08-15-2017 at 08:02 PM
    Looked at some old photos. The lock wire only runs horizontal between the screws. It's the same
    on all of them.Richard

  • Posted in thread: possible source for right angle cable adapters on 05-03-2017 at 03:49 AM
    I bought one of these earlier this year.Works perfectly for the C-11 tacho.Very helpful staff,
    they also supplied the cable.Richard

  • Posted in thread: Did any L-4's fly in the South Pacific Island of Espiritu Santo, New Hebrides? on 01-23-2017 at 11:44 AM
    I you have the time check out this web site; for L-4 aircraft. I had a cursory glance and
    found this;Piper L4B 43-870 13th Air Force, 62 Troop carrier sqd, 403rd troop carrier group.
    Espírito Santo. ...

  • Posted in thread: Did any L-4's fly in the South Pacific Island of Espiritu Santo, New Hebrides? on 01-19-2017 at 01:26 AM
    Ray wrote a great book. He was with the 33rd division and sailed from the US direct to PNG. The
    Cub he was shot down in was the sister ship to mine in his Division.Most of the cub books
    written, the p...

  • Posted in thread: Did any L-4's fly in the South Pacific Island of Espiritu Santo, New Hebrides? on 01-18-2017 at 08:54 PM
    Hi Paul,I've spent some time in Your lovely country.I remember as a kid playing on the crashed
    Dauntless at the end of the airstrip a Villa, and snorkelling on a couple of Corsairs.Paul is
    correct. Fi...

  • Posted in thread: 18th FA Gp 59-X in Paris on 12-15-2016 at 11:39 AM
    The Vargas girl was used quite a bit on the Cubs. Here is a close up of a 949th FA in
    Luxembourg, Jan '45.On closer inspection you will notice it was cut out with pinking shears.

  • Posted in thread: L4 picture on 12-15-2016 at 09:56 AM
    The last photo of the series.

  • Posted in thread: L4 picture on 12-15-2016 at 09:46 AM
    42-15269 finally goes under.

  • Posted in thread: A2 flight jackets on 06-30-2016 at 09:40 PM
    He got that busy a year or so ago with a two year waiting list, that he nearly doubled the
    price of all his jackets. I think the idea being it would slow down the ordering. Hasn't really
    worked, still...

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