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  • Posted in thread: Rpm swings on 07-17-2018 at 01:07 AM
    Never known anyone that had an RPM deviation on throttle back. The prop is basically
    pinwheeling. I vote tach cable.

  • Posted in thread: Rpm swings on 07-16-2018 at 12:35 PM
    Is it just the tach or do you actually hear the RPM,s change?

  • Posted in thread: No radio on 07-09-2018 at 01:15 AM
    Same here, except I Bluetooth Reggae music from my iPhone to my Lightspeed headset!

  • Posted in thread: API Tailwheel set up on 07-01-2018 at 03:42 AM
    I recommend new leaf springs. Inexpensive and easy to change. Not only will the angle change
    but I gained 4 inches in height when I replaced mine.

  • Posted in thread: Engine/prop/mount package deal on 06-29-2018 at 01:54 PM
    Four years now behind my 65. Say what you want but I love it! A light Cub operates just fine
    without a fat hauling powerhouse of an engine. I fly out of a relatively short grass field with
    trees on bo...

  • Posted in thread: Has anyone ever carried a bare bone fuselage on top of their SUV? on 06-17-2018 at 07:33 PM
    Seems feasible. Disguise it as the wiener mobile.

  • Posted in thread: Rigging on 06-17-2018 at 02:36 PM
    Bob Turner's advise when searching "wing rigging" here on the forum was great help for me. Here
    is the method I use. Park on a relatively level surface. Hold your smart level against the
    flats of the ...

  • Posted in thread: Rigging on 06-13-2018 at 03:33 PM
    Paul, we might be able to get rid of the right rudder by bending the LE of the vertical fin a
    touch to the right. DavidIf viewing from the rear, the fin should be pointing left of the
    centerline. Righ...

  • Posted in thread: Rigging on 06-12-2018 at 08:10 PM
    I will also add that the vertical fin is not supposed to be perfectly aligned with the
    centerline of the aircraft. It should be pointing a couple of inches left of center line when
    viewed from the rea...

  • Posted in thread: Sticking valve question on 06-10-2018 at 04:24 PM
    Suggestion; with engine cold, put a few oz. of MM oil in the cylinder. Install plug and flip it
    through a few times with mags off. Then pull rocker cover and remove rocker from exhaust valve.
    After in...

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