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  • Posted in thread: Grass strip possibility. on 04-05-2018 at 01:30 AM
    Sounds like a great cub strip, Jose!I need the Cub community to come help pick up rocks. :D

  • Posted in thread: Grass strip possibility. on 04-04-2018 at 04:02 AM
    I am in the process of staking out where the house/shop/hangar will be built. Is 125' from the
    edge of the runway far enough away? My hangar at the local airport is 180' from the runway. A
    friend of m...

  • Posted in thread: Grass strip possibility. on 04-04-2018 at 03:54 AM
    Jose,What are the dimensions of the tract of land? How far and which direction from that nice
    little Norwegian town in Texas are you?Years ago, I'd fly a 41 Aeronca 65TAC to around 6 miles
    SW of Hamil...

  • Posted in thread: L-4A at Camp Mabry, Austin TX on 03-18-2018 at 01:56 AM
    I was going to post this on the L-4 Facebook page but decided this would be the place for the
    L-4 geeks to have a discussion.This L-4 is hanging from the ceiling at the Texas Military
    Forces Museum so...

  • Posted in thread: Hello from new member on 03-08-2018 at 02:57 AM
    Welcome Joel. I was in your shoes 6 years ago and fell into this bunch of knowledgeable people.
    I bought my Piper L-4 a year after I joined this forum. Jimmy is right, it is a fun machine
    with lots of...

  • Posted in thread: Cowl adjustments when switch to *% HP engine on 02-11-2018 at 04:40 AM
    I am findings things need to change a little on the 85 hp engine like the cowl bracket nut
    adapter for the C85 - see Univar has then for $82 each wow - I am guessing they are longer ?
    Anyone have expe...

  • 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. Maybe
    with just a...

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