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  • I am 36 years old, married with two girls, age 6 and 7 and a boy age 4. I am a perfectionist and a very hard worker.
  • Red Bluff, CA
  • Piper L4 restoration, motorcycle riding, shooting, reloading, bowling, reading.
  • A&P Helicopter mechanic


  • Posted in thread: Basket case Cub for sale. on 06-13-2016 at 12:45 AM
    I have filed for reregistration and am waiting to hear back from the FAA. Unfortunately the
    original N number is taken and my attempts to contact the owner have been unsuccessful so it
    will sport a ne...

  • Posted in thread: 1940 Piper J3C-65 Cub Trainer Basket Case for sale on 06-13-2016 at 12:40 AM
    Hi John, I still have the wings. They are pretty rough but they are available. I should add
    that the plane and parts are currently in a hangar in Creswell, Or. They are no longer in
    Corning, Ca.

  • Posted in thread: PK screws on 05-02-2016 at 12:40 AM
    I am almost done repairing my left aileron. The drawing calls out "24 #4 PK screws" for
    attaching the trailing edge. Can someone provide a link? Aircraft Spruce and Univair are hard
    to navigate.

  • Posted in thread: L-4 Engine Paint on 02-18-2016 at 02:16 PM
    Having a C85 in an L4 is more incorrect than what color the paint is. The Continental Gold was
    gold colored and used on later A65's and others. If you are putting a C85 in it I wouldn't get
    too hung u...

  • Posted in thread: Trade-A-Plane Cover My Baby on 02-07-2016 at 03:43 PM
    Pardon my ignorance but what is a "Krier Cub"?Jeff,Kindly stop representing your airplane as a
    "Krier Cub". What you have sir is a clone or replica with a copy of my paint design and you
    know it. Ther...

  • Posted in thread: carburator protection on 01-01-2016 at 05:44 AM
    My Stromberg came back from Bob Alodized. It was worth the $1200 I paid him.

  • Posted in thread: A-65 cylinder on 12-17-2015 at 04:33 AM

  • Posted in thread: Starting fuselage build ... on 12-12-2015 at 11:39 PM
    Kap, once you have all the CAD drawings done for all of these wonderful jigs you are making
    would you mind if I got a digital copy from you? I plan on restoring and building fuselages
    down the road a ...

  • Posted in thread: Aileron restoration on 11-28-2015 at 05:21 PM
    Okay. Maybe I just got unlucky with my last call. The guy had no idea what cement coated nails

  • Posted in thread: Aileron restoration on 11-28-2015 at 06:58 AM
    So should I just ask the folks at Univair for the soft steel rivets used for J3 aileron hinge
    attachment, or is there a million spec no. ?