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  1. Thread: Ouch

    by Springbok Flyer
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    Agree completely with you Joseph - ultimately the...

    Agree completely with you Joseph - ultimately the pilot is responsible for situational awareness. This has nothing to do with landing technique and all to do with flying the traffic pattern you are...
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    I have been using one of the original Ryobi...

    I have been using one of the original Ryobi cordless inflators since 2006. I replaced the batteries with 10 x 3300mah Nimh ones in 2007. I simply charge the pack directly onto the contact points of...
  3. I use various gas start turbines and have always...

    I use various gas start turbines and have always had great success with Rossi #5 or #8 plugs. I get mine from AMT Netherlands Turbines.

    Cheers,

    Jan
  4. Throw it all in the trash ......

    Throw it all in the trash ......
  5. Can you please give us some dimensions, wingspan,...

    Can you please give us some dimensions, wingspan, length etc?

    Thanks,

    Jan
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    Well as we all know Ali can fly a broom with a...

    Well as we all know Ali can fly a broom with a walkie-talkie, the rest of us mere mortals need a bit of help from the broom......LOL
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    Hi everyone, Thank you for all your advice and...

    Hi everyone,

    Thank you for all your advice and suggestions. My Skymaster T-33 is now absolutely perfect. A very special word of appreciation to my longtime idol -Jack Diaz - who came to me rescue...
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    Erik R, That is beautiful, exactly what I am...

    Erik R,

    That is beautiful, exactly what I am after. Anyone have something like that for me to buy?

    Cheers,

    Jan
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    Anyone come up with any options on this yet?...

    Anyone come up with any options on this yet? Please let me know, really want a nice light weight cockpit for my Ultra Lightning.

    Thanks,

    Jan
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    Send it to AMT Netherlands if it actually need...

    Send it to AMT Netherlands if it actually need anything done to it. AMT engines seldom need maintenance as they are built bullet proof. Not uncommon for them to do 1000 plus starts before maintenance...
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    Skymaster T-33 flap setting.

    Hi guys,

    I have been flying my T-33 for 3 years now, but still find it unpredictable during the final landing phase. Sometimes just before touch down it will balloon, even drop a wing. So far I...
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    .....and EVEN if they don't....I will not change...

    .....and EVEN if they don't....I will not change to Jeti ....

    Sorry to burst your bubble.

    Cheers,

    Jan
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    I think Futaba is following their usual marketing...

    I think Futaba is following their usual marketing strategy. They did exactly the same before the 18MZ was launched.

    Remember back when the 14MZ was the top radio; first an 8 channel was...
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    Fender, If you follow the SM video...

    Fender,

    If you follow the SM video instructions regarding the filling of the oleos and repeat a number of times to bleed all air out of the system - then leave the oleo filled completely with the...
  15. Fender, 230mm is perfect. Cheers, Jan

    Fender,

    230mm is perfect.

    Cheers,

    Jan
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    ...you are missing my point.....of course they...

    ...you are missing my point.....of course they are using it succesfully.... and they know exactly where the cg should be.....not trying to find it like most on here are trying to do. What is more, on...
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    Brian, I take your point regarding the...

    Brian,

    I take your point regarding the supposed accuracy of this device ... I own one too. Alas, I have gone back to the way I used to balance by hanging my planes from the rafters of my workshop,...
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    ...and that will make it unflyable? I don't think...

    ...and that will make it unflyable? I don't think so..... unless of course you are already on the edge of your cg range (specially on the tail heavy side).....

    Jan
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    It is not worth worrying about - the cg error...

    It is not worth worrying about - the cg error will be so small that it will never make the plane unflyable. Even if you got the cg 100% spot on as per specification, small changes to that may still...
  20. Amen ..... AMT Olympus HP

    Amen ..... AMT Olympus HP
  21. Yes 200 sound very low on a K120, as Len above is...

    Yes 200 sound very low on a K120, as Len above is using 260 on his 100.......

    Jan
  22. Hi guys, I have now flown and fine tuned for...

    Hi guys,

    I have now flown and fine tuned for the 180, a pump factor of 342 worked almost 100%. In fact it is quite amazing. My Viper has 4550ml of tank capacity; after landing with 27% fuel...
  23. Gaspar, The Temperature sensor worked...

    Gaspar,

    The Temperature sensor worked perfectly to display fuel left as a percentage.

    Thanks for your help.

    Jan
  24. Hi Peter, I think Dave was refering to me - I...

    Hi Peter,

    I think Dave was refering to me - I maidened my new 2.6 SM Viper last weekend at Goondiwindi. This is my second one and I have setup the same as the first. They are great flyers, but you...
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    Ron, Just contact Bennie at AMT Netherlands...

    Ron,

    Just contact Bennie at AMT Netherlands and I am sure he will get you sorted out.

    Cheers,

    Jan
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