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 Joe
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Just bought this 1939 HW75 with Lycoming O-290-D conversion.  The next couple of posts are pictures of the new addition to my hangar.  Love it!  Had no idea that it would be so much fun!

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 Joe
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Another pic.

 IMG 0432

   
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Interior pic

 IMG 6963

   
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Video of a takeoff.  Gonna need to improve my landings before posting a picture of those.😂😂


   
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The whole gang in the hangar.

 IMG 0426

   
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Quick history on N23784.

Built 11/12/1939 and given serial number 7244.

Drops of registry and airworthiness 12/14/1941. Anyone know how to see if it was used by CAP or USAAF during that time?????

Reappears on registry and airworthiness 5/1/1946.

Sold by second owner to Paine Field Flight Service, Inc.  Relocated from Cambridge, MA to Everett, WA.  

Continental A-75-3 s/n 627493 replaced with Continental C-85-12F s/n 4623-6-12 on 2/27/1950.

Continental C-85-12F s/n 4623-6-12 replaced with Lycoming O-290-D s/n 2216-21 on 3/4/1955.

Given restricted and standard category certification for aerial advertising on 9/23/1955.

Aircraft placed in storage on 6/26/1959.

Removed from storage on 12/3/2003.  Aircraft recovered and restored to like new. 

Transferred to CAF in late 2005/early 2006.

Placed in CAF storage November 2015 while awaiting new unit assignment.

Purchased by me from CAF 11/21/2022.

ACTT: 1347.4

Engine TT: 818.6

Engine TSMOH: 140.7.

 

Just wanted to share!

 

 

 


   
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Karl A. Vogelheim
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  That is one pretty airplane.  I love the panel!  I hope you enjoy the airplane and I look forward to any news of it in the future.

Karl A Vogelheim
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 Joe
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Thanks Karl.  I do enjoy flying it!  Will definitely keep any news up-to-date here!

 


   
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 Jack
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Congrats! That’s a pretty airplane! I got my 108 from the CAF this year too. Great minds think alike huh? 😜


   
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 Joe
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Right!  Which one did you buy?


   
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