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01-18-2018 2:52 PM

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  • Posted in thread: Proposed new build airbox for L-4 .... on 01-06-2018 at 04:00 AM
    Thanks for trying KAP. This was not an easy task for you.

  • Posted in thread: Fall flying in Georgia on 12-06-2017 at 05:35 PM
    23 years after immersion in the fountain of youth...some would say it needs another dip. :)She
    looks just fine Jimmy. My L-4 is getting a bit shabby but to me it looks like she would have
    back in 1943...

  • Posted in thread: Proposed new build airbox for L-4 .... on 11-28-2017 at 07:08 PM
    Will this air-box work okay on the C-85-8? There doesn't seem to be too much difference between
    the A-65 and the C-85 case wise.

  • Posted in thread: Quartzite, AZ L-4 Crash Site on 11-07-2017 at 03:19 AM
    Agree that this was an L-4 based on the distinctive steel channel in the cabin roof. I wonder
    if the frame tag is still present. https://joeidoni.smugmug.com/Aircraft-Crash-Sites/Qu/ Maybe
    with just a...

  • Posted in thread: Jury Strut installation on 10-13-2017 at 02:14 PM
    I am having to replace my jury struts due to varying lengths that the previous owner either
    made or he just slapped on what he had during the so called restoration. My question is, does
    the connector ...

  • Posted in thread: Jury Strut installation on 10-12-2017 at 03:02 PM
    I am having to replace my jury struts due to varying lengths that the previous owner either
    made or he just slapped on what he had during the so called restoration. My question is, does
    the connector ...

  • Posted in thread: Shock Strut bolt torque. on 10-09-2017 at 01:48 AM
    I put new shock struts on my L-4B and went to look for the torque specs for the pivot bolts and
    could not find any reference in the J-3 Service Manual. I did find the L-4 Erection Manual
    stating to to...

  • Posted in thread: Closing window from outside on 09-21-2017 at 09:47 PM
    Stick a little rubber wedge to hold it upThat is what I do.

  • Posted in thread: Grass strip possibility. on 08-04-2017 at 06:36 PM
    The rancher that is selling the property likes to fly and he said no problem with him. Texas
    has no problem with people building grass strips as long as they are not a danger to neighbors
    and not near...

  • Posted in thread: Hangar Rash on My L-4 on 07-08-2017 at 03:53 AM
    What cover and paint process have you used? On my first flight after restoration I ground
    looped because the Maule tail wheel wasn't locking (that's my story) and I dragged a wing tip.
    Since I'd used ...

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