Forumsee - Technical and Maintenance Obscure Part Question of the Week: Sun Visor Washer I recently came across a pair of sun visors from a '52 C-170B. They appear to be original, or at least early Cessna sun visors. The seller took them right off the plane and said he gave me all of ... Tue, 09 Jan 2018 08:22:46 GMT The International Cessna 170 Association • View forum - The Hangar 2018-01-09T08:22:46Z Bill Rose! I sure like this airplane.... I have really started to like the Ryan's a bunch! Tue, 09 Jan 2018 08:22:31 GMT Hangar Talk - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-09T08:22:31Z 45th Anniversary of the Acro Sport Just saw on the IAC website today they plan on celebrating the 45th year of the Acro Sport at Oshkosh this year. Hope we get a good showing of Acro?s at Oshkosh this year!!! Tue, 09 Jan 2018 08:02:19 GMT Acrosport - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-09T08:02:19Z nice looking S Saw this yesterday at lunch in Willow, Ca. It is based in Auburn Ca by a Biplane Forum member. Very nice people. Tue, 09 Jan 2018 03:27:44 GMT Pitts Miscellaneous - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-09T03:27:44Z S1-C's New Home Just returned home very late last night after 36 hours on the road between Chicago and Shelbyville, TN to pick up a very nice S1-C project. And much to my (pleasant) surprise it all fit inside my 1... Tue, 09 Jan 2018 03:27:37 GMT Pitts Miscellaneous - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-09T03:27:37Z Capping Smoke System Fitting in Exhaust I'm planning to remove the smoke system from my S-2A and I want to cap the fittings instead of removing them and patching the hole. So,,,,,,,,, Is there an AN929 cap in stainless that can be bou... Tue, 09 Jan 2018 03:22:20 GMT Miscellaneous - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-09T03:22:20Z Querstion - Which glasses for flying ? As I have moved well past the wrong side of 40, the long sightedness issue is beginning to kick in - not enough that its affected the medical yet, but I can see a time when I will need to get glass... Tue, 09 Jan 2018 02:44:10 GMT Aircraft General Discussion | Recreational Flying 2018-01-09T02:44:10Z Burned Valves - 414 Grounded Unfortunately in the past few months I've gone from having had no burned valves in nearly 3,000 hours of flying (which amounts to over 5,000 hours of engine time in the air since most of that was i... Tue, 09 Jan 2018 00:26:12 GMT Maintenance Bay | Pilots of America 2018-01-09T00:26:12Z Contour Aviation / Onejet Well, since they seem to be growing. I know they have 5 BE-400's, reducing down to 4 but adding the CJ4 out of MKE. Is the CJ4 being staffed by Contour? Never saw any job postings for it. Will... Tue, 09 Jan 2018 00:24:42 GMT Part 135 - Airline Pilot Central Forums 2018-01-09T00:24:42Z Reif preheat troubleshooting We've had a prolonged cold spell so last Saturday I went to the airport early and plugged in my Reiff preheat system planning to make a few touch and goes later in the day. I left and returned fou... Tue, 09 Jan 2018 00:20:19 GMT The International Cessna 170 Association • View forum - The Hangar 2018-01-09T00:20:19Z Can't reach Steens website vfor original S1C plans Hello everybody! I'm from Germany and think of building a light original S1C. Unfortunately I'm not able to reach the website or the webshop off Steens Aero Lab. Has anybody an ideal why... Tue, 09 Jan 2018 00:15:11 GMT Pitts - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-09T00:15:11Z Is my school lying to me or not? Hello Everyone, I am currently enrolled at PIA (Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronatuics). It's a 16month program to get licensed by the FAA and learn simple Powerplant & Airframe concepts. ... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 19:02:31 GMT Download Mozilla Firefox Optimized for Yahoo 2018-01-08T19:02:31Z A question regarding 'level flight thrust' Hello, I read a comment as follows: "A level flight at idle thrust is also possible, when aircraft aim for a fast deceleration at constant altitude" I am not a pilot so I do not want ... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 19:02:22 GMT Tech Log - PPRuNe Forums 2018-01-08T19:02:22Z Urgent request. OX38 needed if possible. Hi all, Just a shot in the dark. We are close to completing conversion training on a JP5A. We have just discovered we have insufficient oil for further flight. We urgently need five litres or ... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 19:02:15 GMT Tech Log - PPRuNe Forums 2018-01-08T19:02:15Z Piel Emerald Hi, I'm enquiring on behalf of a friend who has a Piel Emerald/Emerald. Due to an unfortunate taxying incident where a wheel dropped into an unmarked hole (concealed by grass) he has broken the m... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 18:30:21 GMT Other GA Aircraft | Recreational Flying 2018-01-08T18:30:21Z  Hard to start Lycomings Mon Jan 08, 2018 10:53 am #1582707 The last few mornings the temperature has been around minus 5 and the Lycoming O-235's have been more difficult t... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 17:39:43 GMT Technical Discussion - FLYER Forums 2018-01-08T17:39:43Z Cutting the cable TV cord I have discovered that the various mainline streams (like Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, and AppleTV and others) are offering enough decent content that I find myself watching those more frequently t... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 16:59:36 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-08T16:59:36Z weighing a plane I came into possession of a large amount of strain gauges and I wondering what to do with them. Thinking about putting them into a wheatstone bridge and making a scale. each gauge is rated to 50 k... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 16:23:38 GMT Maintenance Bay | Pilots of America 2018-01-08T16:23:38Z are there any of these in australia ? hi all Home | the Chipper Aircraft Co. anyone know if any of these kits have arrived or flying in australia ?? thanks lyle   Mon, 08 Jan 2018 10:39:50 GMT Aircraft General Discussion | Recreational Flying 2018-01-08T10:39:50Z are there any of these in australia yet hi all any of these made to australia ???   Mon, 08 Jan 2018 10:39:42 GMT Aircraft General Discussion | Recreational Flying 2018-01-08T10:39:42Z How long should I make it? I am repurposing a riding lawn mower as a tug for a 182. I am custom building the tow bar. How long should it be, from the 182's nose gear lugs to the front bumper of the mower for the best maneu... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 08:57:59 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-08T08:57:59Z Cessna 182Q copilot door doesnt stay latched on my 182Q, the co-pilot door will open unless the inside handle is pushed down into the locked position. Is the fix to adjust the arm out? My maintenance manual doesnt cover this but parts shows t... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 08:21:50 GMT Maintenance Bay | Pilots of America 2018-01-08T08:21:50Z Starduster Too and Stolp Aircraft Facebook group Hey guys just wanted to let everyone know I started a new Starduster Too and Stolp Aircraft Group on Facebook. It?s purpose isn?t to take anything away from here or the Aircraft Spruce site but mor... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 08:11:25 GMT Starduster - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-08T08:11:25Z Prop Tip Question I was reviewing some interview questions and one question mentioned that C-130 prop tips are square and CP-140 prop tips are rounded. Why is that? Mon, 08 Jan 2018 02:58:32 GMT Tech Log - PPRuNe Forums 2018-01-08T02:58:32Z Small Air Vent Hi all - I am looking for a single, small, directional & controllable (open/closed) air vent (could be eyeball style). This is to locate in the centre of my panel, to direct cooling air onto the b... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 02:37:48 GMT Aircraft General Discussion | Recreational Flying 2018-01-08T02:37:48Z Vitamins.....I think....maybe not so you wake up, do some stuff, then wander into the kitchen, see your bottle of multivitamins on the counter and for the life of you, can't recall if you took them today. do you say screw it and t... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 00:56:17 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-08T00:56:17Z Bad AC noise I'm talking about an air conditioner. Not an aircraft . But really our 1st floor a/c compressor fan isn't running, and it's making a nice loud noise. The a/c unit is getting up their in age so the... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 00:56:10 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-08T00:56:10Z Holy cow, look at this video - one winged landing! I couldn't believe it!   Mon, 08 Jan 2018 00:56:03 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-08T00:56:03Z Engine overhaul stand Any pictures of homemade engine overhaul stand. Form car rims to old prop hubs welded on post to stands and flat plates to bolt crankshafts on, any pictures of things that work.   Mon, 08 Jan 2018 00:19:51 GMT Maintenance Bay | Pilots of America 2018-01-08T00:19:51Z Job search ~900TT Hi everyone, I have about 900 TT and I am looking to move on from instructing. Does anyone know of any SIC gigs that hire with low time? I have applied to the PC-12 operators, but I don't want... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 00:18:22 GMT Part 135 - Airline Pilot Central Forums 2018-01-08T00:18:22Z Any biplane instructors in the Ft Worth area? Hey Guys, Looking for a biplane instructor in the Fort Worth area, anyone know of a good one? This would just be for transition type training / meeting insurance requirements in a newly purch... Mon, 08 Jan 2018 00:13:51 GMT Hangar Talk - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-08T00:13:51Z Fuel tank bung Looking for the correct nomenclature of this elbow fitting that is in my header. I need one to weld into my main tank.Screenshot_20180107-112938.png Sun, 07 Jan 2018 19:19:13 GMT Pitts Miscellaneous - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-07T19:19:13Z Reference for Airbus Loss of Vertical Lift Compensation Hi guys, I'm looking for an official (Airbus or airline OM) reference for the following function: when an Airbus turns (bank angle up to 33 deg) the FBW systems automatically compensates for a loss... Sun, 07 Jan 2018 19:18:58 GMT Engineers & Technicians - PPRuNe Forums 2018-01-07T19:18:58Z B738 visual approach with stab trim inop Hello folks! In our sim refresh program for 2018 there is a following exercise for CM2: Stab out of trim on G/A, followed by stab trim inoperative, and then... Visual Approach LYPG rwy 36 with ... Sun, 07 Jan 2018 18:56:34 GMT Tech Log - PPRuNe Forums 2018-01-07T18:56:34Z A350 EDP clutch Hi, ... pilots.pdf In the link above (ATA 29, page 29.3), it is said that "The Hydraulic System Monitoring Unit (HSMU) monitors EDP clutch". I ... Sun, 07 Jan 2018 18:56:27 GMT Tech Log - PPRuNe Forums 2018-01-07T18:56:27Z Static ports and open cockpit Hello, Being relatively new to open cockpit/biplane flying, I have come across an issue that seems to have a variety of opinions. My question to the more experienced of you, it necessary/... Sun, 07 Jan 2018 18:45:51 GMT Electrical & Instrumentation - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-07T18:45:51Z iPad internet W/O WiFi ? Is there any adapter that will allow an iPad to interface to the internet without using WiFi? Thanks Paul Salome, AZ   Sun, 07 Jan 2018 17:09:11 GMT Technical Corner | Pilots of America 2018-01-07T17:09:11Z Landing Lights CB tripped While doing night training the CB tripped for the landing lights. It re set on the ground, then tripped again. Prior to annual, one of the landing lights was not working. The bulb was replaced. I ... Sun, 07 Jan 2018 16:17:42 GMT Maintenance Bay | Pilots of America 2018-01-07T16:17:42Z New Youtube Vlogging channel from a Microlight More information posted at My New Youtube Channel oriented to Flying, Cars and Microlights.   Sun, 07 Jan 2018 09:46:51 GMT Other Trikes and Microlights | Recreational Flying 2018-01-07T09:46:51Z Freaking hilarious no idea if its true or not..but its freaking hilarious   Sun, 07 Jan 2018 08:51:49 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-07T08:51:49Z 20 fastest speeding tickets in Texas in 2017 Dang. 181 in a 75 on a motorcycle?   Sun, 07 Jan 2018 08:51:43 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-07T08:51:43Z Pay off house or invest the $ ? We are in the lucky position to have enough extra cash in our savings account to pay off our house. Our investment guy thinks we should put the money in our retirement account & continue to make ou... Sun, 07 Jan 2018 08:51:30 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-07T08:51:30Z Lightweight Crank Inspection? I've attempted a google search but can't seem to find an answer regarding the 100 hour inspection required on the cranks of the Pitts S-2A and I don't know much about this subject or the mechanical... Sun, 07 Jan 2018 03:14:50 GMT Pitts Miscellaneous - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-07T03:14:50Z civilian jet trailing a drogue near Wichita-- ? Hi all. On January 5 in the afternoon near Cheney Lake, Kansas I observed a civilian aircraft flying northbound. Two jet (turbine) engines were mounted on the aft fuselage, T-tail configuration, si... Sun, 07 Jan 2018 02:51:30 GMT Tech Log - PPRuNe Forums 2018-01-07T02:51:30Z Garmin 296 discontinued and needs replacing - Any suggestions? The Garmin 296 GPS in my 10 year old Jab 230 has developed a white flare area in the middle of the LCD. The 296 is no longer available and replacement LCDs do not appear to be available either. ... Sun, 07 Jan 2018 02:46:16 GMT Instruments, Radios, Avionics and Electronics | Recreational Flying 2018-01-07T02:46:16Z A-10 Documentrary 21 minutes, cool video. And the A-10's potential replacement: http://... Sun, 07 Jan 2018 00:48:08 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-07T00:48:08Z Deflated Strut Hey Ya'll. I fly a P28-236 (piper dakota) with a right main strut that keeps deflating after 1 to 2 weeks. I'm out of ideas and wondered if anyone has had this issue with their piper. Strut has b... Sun, 07 Jan 2018 00:12:22 GMT Maintenance Bay | Pilots of America 2018-01-07T00:12:22Z Aluminum Spot Welding I have completed reskinning the verticle and I am now reskinning the rudder on my 48 project. I would like to stay original.The skins are spot welded in several locations including the position lig... Sun, 07 Jan 2018 00:06:32 GMT The International Cessna 170 Association • View forum - The Hangar 2018-01-07T00:06:32Z Reverse Thrust Efficacy Hi all, Does anyone have a document or reference that gives an approximate number for the efficacy of reverse thrust on deceleration? It is more effective at high speed which we all know but is... Sat, 06 Jan 2018 18:48:39 GMT Tech Log - PPRuNe Forums 2018-01-06T18:48:39Z Pacific Northwest to Southeast route.. While thinking of my Biplane, I peeped a C185 that I may want to buy, even though it isn't a Biplane, it sure would look good next to mine! Anyway it's the dead of Winter and I need to find a DO... Sat, 06 Jan 2018 16:03:46 GMT Hangar Talk - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-06T16:03:46Z Engine out terrain clearance In regards to a takeoff, it seems most places, the engine out procedure is to fly runway heading(track) as the engineers have analyzed the surrounding terrain for obstacle clearance. But how far ou... Sat, 06 Jan 2018 10:45:57 GMT Tech Log - PPRuNe Forums 2018-01-06T10:45:57Z 3-In One Gage and sending Unit Schematic Hey guys any of you that have some experience with these old school gauges and sending units please chime in "Neil"? Help! I have several 3-In One gauges, and like them mostly because they are... Sat, 06 Jan 2018 10:35:16 GMT Electrical & Instrumentation - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-06T10:35:16Z Really big motor yachts... something Ted might think about I was randomly searching the Youtube for Malaysian lovelies likely to cause anomalies up to and including thread deletion, when I stumbled on to the video above. A 100 foot yacht. You could reach M... Sat, 06 Jan 2018 08:42:55 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-06T08:42:55Z B737 nb electronic engine computer Hi folks I do have a question about the functioning of the EEC on the 737-800 As far as i know the EEC when operated in the normal mode compares actual thrust to commanded thrust - either from th... Sat, 06 Jan 2018 02:44:06 GMT Tech Log - PPRuNe Forums 2018-01-06T02:44:06Z Vans Aircraft Just made my first Vans purchase, a NACA side air vent kit. It arrived with the NACA scoop, 3' of expandable hose, two hose clamps, a whisper-flo vent, scoop to hose adapter, install instructions a... Sat, 06 Jan 2018 02:30:16 GMT Handy Resources - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-06T02:30:16Z repaint front 1/3 of fuselage frame + engine mount I have the paint burned off in some parts, welding on other, if I was to do the minimal prep and repaint what would you use? Thanks Sat, 06 Jan 2018 01:52:07 GMT Firewall Forward & Fuel System - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-06T01:52:07Z iMac Pro - $5k - WTF So out of curiosity I went on the Apple site and I see they have an iMac Pro now. Click on the "Buy Now" icon and I figure the price would be like $3k. $5k. 5 effing k. Are you kidding me? Oh and t... Sat, 06 Jan 2018 00:41:17 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-06T00:41:17Z NA The REAL National Champions NA Now this is a result I can live with, and even come to love: I'd already decided I couldn't watch the upco... Sat, 06 Jan 2018 00:41:11 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-06T00:41:11Z Iguanocalypse It's so cold in Florida that frozen iguanas are falling from the trees. Thankfully (if you like iguanas, who doesn't?) the little critters aren't dead, but cold-shocked. Most of their autonomic f... Sat, 06 Jan 2018 00:41:04 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-06T00:41:04Z Quick Question PLEASE for all private pilots Hello! I have a quick question please! I am trying to gather at least 20 pilots to agree that they would do something like this hypothetically. How many private pilots out there would be willing to... Sat, 06 Jan 2018 00:40:58 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-06T00:40:58Z Painting Landing Gear and Wheels Just wondering if anyone has a SWAG on the cost involved in this job before I start calling shops? My OCD tries to take over every time I look at the flaking paint...   Sat, 06 Jan 2018 00:05:40 GMT Maintenance Bay | Pilots of America 2018-01-06T00:05:40Z installing grease fittings Here is a simple enough question thatis currentlybugging me. If you were going toweld nuts to 4130 tube to insert grease fittings, what material nuts would you use? Would cad-plated AN nuts work?So... Fri, 05 Jan 2018 23:54:45 GMT Skybolt Miscellaneous - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-05T23:54:45Z leaking gascolator I found fuel dripping from my Lancairs gascolator today. Are those rebuildable with o rings?   Fri, 05 Jan 2018 16:02:58 GMT Maintenance Bay | Pilots of America 2018-01-05T16:02:58Z N54LJ pictures Hi guys, does anyone have pics of N54LJ? Was curious to see if it has a flat style wrap around windscreen. Or if anyone else has pics of a wrap around windscreen apprised to the bubble type. Che... Fri, 05 Jan 2018 15:51:42 GMT Pitts - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-05T15:51:42Z Just because... we need something fun and non-political today.   Fri, 05 Jan 2018 08:36:08 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-05T08:36:08Z Lets See Some Skybolt Pictures Since this site was originally for and about Skybolt's, Lets see some Skybolt Pictures. So I will start out with a few including my old Skybolt. Dave Fri, 05 Jan 2018 07:51:13 GMT Skybolt Miscellaneous - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-05T07:51:13Z Pilots - Have you ever seen a UFO? Hi all and hope you're having a great day! My name is Kieran and I'm a producer for a TV production company called Double Act TV. We're looking to speak with pilots of all kinds who have enco... Fri, 05 Jan 2018 00:31:16 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-05T00:31:16Z Things ya hear at the office A developer just came to me stating "This code is a mess because over the years so many people have touched it and never attempted any garbage collection." Me: So what does that mean for this re... Fri, 05 Jan 2018 00:31:09 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-05T00:31:09Z Coolant Line Clamp What is missing in this picture? 20180104_161633 (2).jpg (173.14 KiB) Viewed 10 times Yeah -- a clamp. So Rotax mechanics out there -- what kind of clamp ... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 23:50:44 GMT Sport Pilot Talk • View forum - Ask The Mechanic 2018-01-04T23:50:44Z Fuel Gauge for Jab SK When the fuel is low, I find it hard to see the level in the tank behind me. Has anybody done something here? Maybe a fuel gauge, maybe an optical thing so you can see the fuel better.   Thu, 04 Jan 2018 17:27:51 GMT Jabiru | Recreational Flying 2018-01-04T17:27:51Z Internet out when it's cold For the past week, when overnight temps get below 30, our internet goes out. It affects everyone on our street using this ISP. When it warms to over 30 in the morning it comes back up. We have ... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 16:42:59 GMT Technical Corner | Pilots of America 2018-01-04T16:42:59Z As much as I hate flying commercial.... Within 15 hours of the call my wife got informing her that her mother was in ICU and would not make it, we are in a hospital in the middle of nowhere 2000 miles away. I do hate flying commercia... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 16:27:25 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-04T16:27:25Z A Fish Story We have 2 Oranda Goldfish in an indoor Aquarium... (Also a 460 gal KOI pond outside with several KOI...) Orandas are ornamental goldfish that grow a large gelatinous (fatty) mountain of flesh on t... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 16:27:18 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-04T16:27:18Z What Happens if Somebody Sets off a Nuke? OK, this is a little wild, but given the news I started wondering. Suppose someone did set off a medium size nuke above ground, someplace. Not even necessarily over a country but over an ocean. H... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 16:27:12 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-04T16:27:12Z Pitts S1 tail wires I mounted a go pro to my I strut and the first video revealed that the upper flying wire on my tail is oscillating during flight. I estimate the movement at the center of the wire to be between .2... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 10:42:30 GMT Pitts Fuselage & Empennage - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-04T10:42:30Z Put PP ASEL on non aviation resume? Curious if anyone puts their pilot cert on their non aviation resume. Seems somewhat relevant to me, knowing what goes into getting one. Not sure if anyone outside would get it or if it's odd t... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 08:22:57 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-04T08:22:57Z Another Newbie Intro Howdy amigos. I'm just getting into flying and thought I'd join the forum to have something to do at work. Former Coast Guard officer here and I currently work as a Supervising Investigator for... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 08:22:50 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-04T08:22:50Z SR22 Down - Gulf of Mexico Saw this on Facebook. Apparently, the pilot was not responding. Sounds like hypoxia or other medical event. He was on a PnP mission. Very sad.   Thu, 04 Jan 2018 08:22:44 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-04T08:22:44Z Covering Pitts wings with Poly-Fiber Was looking for a previous thread but could not find it so I will ask, what is best way to cover a set of Pitts wings to have the least waste of fabric?. What is the preferred method for covering t... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 01:25:05 GMT Pitts Wings - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-04T01:25:05Z Looking for rod ends and (matching) nut plates Hi, I've just about exhausted my ability to track down local suppliers of either rod end bearings (metric or imperial doesn't matter) and matching size/thread nut plates. I only need two of them,... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 01:19:45 GMT Aircraft Building and Design Discussion | Recreational Flying 2018-01-04T01:19:45Z  Landing Light Wiring Thu Jan 04, 2018 12:21 am #1581769 Hi i am intstalling a landing light to help with visabitlity in circuit . Looking at the DRG am i correct with t... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 01:04:18 GMT Technical Discussion - FLYER Forums 2018-01-04T01:04:18Z Weather Underground is now useless. Well, Weather Channel and their overlords IBM have pretty much destroyed WeatherUnderground, which had been one of the better weather sites on the web. Nexrad apparently doesn't exist any more (wel... Thu, 04 Jan 2018 00:19:13 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-04T00:19:13Z New to colder temps So, I must moved from CA to TX, and apparently we're having an unusually cold spell here. The nights are dropping to -1 to -9, and the last couple days the temps didn't get any higher than -2 all d... Wed, 03 Jan 2018 23:48:45 GMT Maintenance Bay | Pilots of America 2018-01-03T23:48:45Z DIY iPad Yoke Mount? Yeah, I could probably spend half a day designing one, and another day or two making and revising it for any gotchas. Anybody ever made one or seen one and can describe it? I'm thinking that anyt... Wed, 03 Jan 2018 23:48:39 GMT Maintenance Bay | Pilots of America 2018-01-03T23:48:39Z Sierra West Airlines QoL I have an invitation to their ground school at the end of the month and was looking to see if anyone has any info on this company? Wed, 03 Jan 2018 23:43:48 GMT Part 135 - Airline Pilot Central Forums 2018-01-03T23:43:48Z Skybolt Fly-In Would anyone be interested in attending a Skybolt get-together around the Indianapolis area this summer? Wed, 03 Jan 2018 23:38:32 GMT Skybolt Miscellaneous - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-03T23:38:32Z Engine brand Hello, I am starting to look for an engine and there are several choices in the experimental area, as I don't need a certified one. I found the following ones : - Thunderbolt - Superio... Wed, 03 Jan 2018 23:23:49 GMT Acrosport - The Biplane Forum 2018-01-03T23:23:49Z Garrett Adjustment Screws Hi all, I?m not an engineer, but enjoy learning and finding the answers to obscure questions. The engineers at work have cottoned onto this and now and again will give me bizarre, technical thi... Wed, 03 Jan 2018 18:39:45 GMT Engineers & Technicians - PPRuNe Forums 2018-01-03T18:39:45Z What is this engine? Hi there. I joined a while ago. I came across this engine in an antique store and both the owner and I are stumped. I promised him I'd ask here. That was a while ago and since then I've been busy a... Wed, 03 Jan 2018 18:13:23 GMT Engines and Props | Recreational Flying 2018-01-03T18:13:23Z Is there a Voice to text TV remote? rant] I get irritated when I buy the Amazon fire stick and I can click the button and talk and the TV uses "Alexa" to search for what I have just asked and the words I spoke appear on the screen BU... Wed, 03 Jan 2018 16:15:56 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-03T16:15:56Z NA traction control on track driving? Something I've often wondered when watching Gran Tour, Top Gear, and other car review shows.. Many times, when a driver takes the car out on a lap for a timed race, he or she disables all the tr... Wed, 03 Jan 2018 16:15:37 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-03T16:15:37Z Wonkey IPhone forgive me for my technical term ignorance but, when I press the button that activates the screen (not the phone, the button on the face near the charge port) I get a gray IPhone music hoochie hoo ... Wed, 03 Jan 2018 08:28:41 GMT Technical Corner | Pilots of America 2018-01-03T08:28:41Z Would you press the button? Yeah, it is click bait for advertising, but some of the questions are sorta interesting   Wed, 03 Jan 2018 08:13:04 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-03T08:13:04Z Why do we always want what we can't have? Story of my life. I won't get in to the specifics of the latest want/can't have, but there are so many things. Can: Arrow. Can't: Gulfsteam. Can: Nevermind, this will start to get out of context. ... Wed, 03 Jan 2018 08:12:57 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-03T08:12:57Z I hate trade shows So maybe its because I've been in my industry for over three decades I dread going to trade shows. I have three straight weeks of them. Two as an attendee & the last one as a vendor. Florida, Id... Wed, 03 Jan 2018 08:12:51 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-03T08:12:51Z Gil 7035-28 Replacing my battery in a PA28-180E. I see alot of commentary on the Concorde batts (RG-35A or RG-35AXC. However before I drop 300 bucks on a battery, I wanted to see if anyone has any experience... Wed, 03 Jan 2018 07:42:37 GMT Maintenance Bay | Pilots of America 2018-01-03T07:42:37Z Sportstar Owners - A place to hang out! Hey all, So just joined the forum from good old Down Under Aussie Land and purchased a 2006 Sportstar last year, and loving it, So... I thought I would create this thread for other Sportstar owne... Wed, 03 Jan 2018 07:32:39 GMT Sport Pilot Talk • View forum - Light Sport Aircraft 2018-01-03T07:32:39Z Throw some wings on it and you might have something   Wed, 03 Jan 2018 00:10:03 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-03T00:10:03Z Rick Hall Dead at 85, Music Producer PBS had a wonderful documentary on him and the Muscle Shoals Sound.   Wed, 03 Jan 2018 00:09:57 GMT Hangar Talk | Pilots of America 2018-01-03T00:09:57Z Searching for Oil Temp Thermistor The Oil Temp sender on my Grumman Tiger is bad. It's a Stewart Warner 362-EW. The part (or specs) are not listed anywhere. Anyone got any idea where I can find one?   Tue, 02 Jan 2018 23:39:32 GMT Maintenance Bay | Pilots of America 2018-01-02T23:39:32Z