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by slopilot
Mon Apr 03, 2017 2:15 pm
Forum: Meetups
Topic: American Bonanza Society 50th Anniversary Convention
Replies: 2
Views: 1970

American Bonanza Society 50th Anniversary Convention

The American Bonanza Society is hosting their annual convention in Wichita on Sept 21-24, 2017. It will be their 50th anniversary and the 70th anniversary of the Bonanza (in production). I thought if Jeb brought the Debbie up, it'd be a good opportunity to try to get persuade Jack to come out and ha...
by slopilot
Mon Apr 03, 2017 12:41 pm
Forum: Episodes
Topic: "Rookery" UCAP425
Replies: 7
Views: 4226

Re: "Rookery" UCAP425

Regarding warbird finished, they've definitely gone through phases from "pretty" to "authentic". Back in the late 90's and early 2000's a Warbird Grand Champion at Oshkosh would require a mirror finish polish on a bare aluminum airplane (Google Daddy's Girl Mustang). But more and...
by slopilot
Tue Aug 30, 2016 3:52 pm
Forum: Episodes
Topic: Episode 412: Ten Years After
Replies: 1
Views: 1440

Episode 412: Ten Years After

Hey guys, Just wanted to add some info on the Luscombe off field landing situation. While most of us are used to a crankshaft with a prop flange, some of the early small Continentals (A65, C90) actually used a taper shaft crank. A taper shaft hub was mounted to the prop, and then slid on to the tape...
by slopilot
Wed May 18, 2016 7:16 pm
Forum: Episodes
Topic: UCAP 404-Worsening Conditions
Replies: 4
Views: 2848

UCAP 404-Worsening Conditions

Hey Guys, I just wanted to add another thing about Adrian that didn't come up on the podcast. As I mentioned in the forums, I recently purchased a Debonair. As part of that process, I attended all of the flying and maintenance seminars with regards to Bonanzas that I could get to at Oshkosh last sum...
by slopilot
Mon Feb 15, 2016 5:53 pm
Forum: Episodes
Topic: 394 & 395 not in iTunes?
Replies: 10
Views: 4301

Re: 394 & 395 not in iTunes?

I got episode 394 and episode 396 fine in iTunes, but ep 395 never did show up. I just listened to it this morning on the website feed.
by slopilot
Wed Sep 02, 2015 2:26 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Video of Dad and Daughter upside down.
Replies: 3
Views: 2960

Re: Video of Dad and Daughter upside down.

I think everyone should be able to set their own level of risk tolerance. Sometimes regulations are put in place to help people appropriately adjust that risk level. Many people feel the same way about low time general aviation pilots flying old airplanes that you feel about this guy flying aerobati...
by slopilot
Mon Aug 31, 2015 7:29 pm
Forum: Aircraft Ownership
Topic: New Debonair stalking the forums
Replies: 2
Views: 3750

New Debonair stalking the forums

Hi guys, I just wanted to give a quick intro of myself. I’ve been listening to the podcast for a long time, and lurking in the forums for almost as long. I’ve gotten a lot from the group involved, and thought that I could maybe provide a little more fodder for conversation if nothing else. http://i5...

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