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RE: 108-3 - How much useable fuel?

Gord: Soon after we bought our 108-2 I wanted to also know exactly how much fuel the tanks held. I did not trust any documentation. Also I wanted to calibrate a fuel dip stick as well. My goal was...

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3 weeks ago
RE: N762C Wing overhaul project

Casey - thank you for documenting your project. The information you share here will greatly help others in the future. The Stinson community is a great support system. Eddie and Amy's help is a trib...

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4 weeks ago
RE: Having trouble flying my new Stinson

Hello Dan: Welcome to the Stinson family! The heavy rudder just takes some getting used to. They are great flying airplanes. I got my tail wheel endorsement in out -2. When I was considering how t...

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4 weeks ago
RE: Airspeed indicator water in pitot

@carl I find it odd that I have flown through lite rain several times without any issues. However, the night before I departed there was a significant thunderstorm. I suspect the storm my have be...

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2 months ago
RE: Airspeed indicator water in pitot

@paxflyergmail-com Thaks for the input. The pitot tube in your photo is not the same as mine. Mine is the standard twin tube on most Stinson’s. However I like yours and can see the benefits. But ...

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2 months ago
RE: Any Stison people in Wichita, Kansas?

Karl There are a few Stinson owners in the Wichita area. I live about 100 miles east of Wichita. I may be in Wichita during the time you mentioned what is your telephone number so I can let you kn...

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2 months ago
RE: Airspeed indicator water in pitot

Thank you Michael. It sounds like Piper has the best idea. Thanks Bret

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2 months ago
RE: Stinson logbooks?

Hello Resto108. I am not sure how much help my log books will be to you because according to the log entries, the original logs were lost in 1949. However per your request, please find some photos o...

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3 months ago
RE: Airspeed indicator water in pitot

@resto108 Thank you.

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3 months ago
RE: Airspeed indicator water in pitot

@resto108 That is a good solution. Do you know of something that I can mount which would allow it to be drained while in flight? Maybe something with a petcock valve? On your clear tube solution, d...

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3 months ago
Airspeed indicator water in pitot

While returning home from a recent aviation event, I flew through some rain. Not long after this my indicated airspeed went up to 140 MPH while landing at an airport for fuel. After fueling I took o...

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3 months ago
RE: Miss-firing cylinder

@mahoganyakgmail-com Good to know! Thanks Bret c

In forum Engine & Prop

3 months ago
RE: Miss-firing cylinder

Dave - Thanks for the reply. When you tested them, did you test them under pressure? The reason I ask is because I was not able to test our plugs under pressure, but they were clean. In fact the on...

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3 months ago
RE: Miss-firing cylinder

Dave - have you tried changing spark plugs? I had a spark plug fail which caused problems similar to what you are reporting.

In forum Engine & Prop

3 months ago
HF Radio antenna installation (Ham radio)

Group - As many of you know, besides flying and being the caretaker of our Stinson 108-2, my other passion is HAM radio (amateur radio). During the Stinson group dinner at OSH 2022, I sat across fro...

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3 months ago
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