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Posted in thread: Politics and the Piper Cub we can agree. on 09-01-2016 at 03:01 AM
In politics we have the left wing vs. the right wing. In a Cub the left wing and the right wing
work together to keep the pilot in the air. If either wing stalls or fails we rapidly plummet
to our dea...
Posted in thread: PA18 Trim on 09-01-2016 at 02:05 AM
Three features with the PA-18 different than the J3. One is the Bungee that augments your bicep
strength, Two is the aero balance of the elevator tip extended forward of the hinge line, and
third is t...
Posted in thread: Moose Stall on 08-31-2016 at 04:29 PM
I won't taxi out when reported winds are 25 or greater. At 30, it is easy to get airborne and
maybe inverted. We all get stuck landing in that sort of thing - the real problem is how to get
tied down ...
Posted in thread: Szekeley engine on fb. on 08-30-2016 at 07:24 PM
Here's an engine that is probably more rare than a Lenape Papoose.
Posted in thread: L4 Films on 08-30-2016 at 03:16 PM
Posted in thread: Blakesburg 2016 on 08-29-2016 at 10:57 PM
All my kids went before they were 1! And we always camped out. No reason not to start them
young.Glenn, I don't think Blakesburg will ever be a spam can homecoming. Unless you like old
Posted in thread: Blakesburg 2016 on 08-29-2016 at 04:42 PM
I've been a lifetime member of AAA since the mid 1970's. Blakesburg is a members only event.
Many members' arrive in their modern aircraft. They may or may not also own a vintage or
classic aircraft. ...
Posted in thread: Blakesburg 2016 on 08-29-2016 at 02:26 PM
Glenn, TriPacers have always been welcome. Back in the early years of Blakesburg (early '70s)
the "modern" airplanes were always parked on the west side of the runway where Brent's house is
now. We us...
Posted in thread: Blakesburg 2016 on 08-27-2016 at 04:25 AM
I'll be there, catching a ride with a friend in a TriPacer.Wow, never knew they even let
tripacers into Blakesburg. If so it lost some of its sparkle for me making it thereGlenn
Posted in thread: Tail-wheel spring .... on 08-25-2016 at 04:40 PM
I love my T3 but KAP is looking for an L4 look.Here's one on ebay but you can buy a new one for
a little more money