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RE: Carb Preflight Problem

Your mistake may be in shutting off the fuel. A proper functioning carburetor float valve will not leak. Your float may be set too high or perhaps t...

5 months ago
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RE: Generator Wanted

The Franklin 6 6A4-150- B3 150 hp That was originally used in a Bellanca had only a 15 amp generator and regulator by Prestolite. They also had an e...

7 months ago
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RE: MA3SPA Carb

Mark, Since you are an A&P/IA and since all individual parts for the carb are available, you should be able to repair whatever it needs. It won...

7 months ago
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RE: MeWe and the ISC

I know nothing about MeWe, but I am dismayed by having to have another password required "account" to access the knowledge base because of some strang...

8 months ago
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RE: Coopers STC SA964NW

I do not know what prop you considered for the O-360 conversion, but the constant speed Hartzell that is on my Mooney is also one that can be used on ...

8 months ago
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RE: F165 crankshaft seal

Carstsen, of course it makes no difference whether it is a F150 crankcase or a F165 crankcase. However, I have found that it makes a difference if t...

11 months ago
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RE: Availability of Ethanol free auto fuel in Texas UPDATE

As of November 21, 2021, the Murphy station at Elsa Texas still had seperate pumps at each island for ethanol free gas. I have seen some other Murphy...

12 months ago
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RE: MeWe and the ISC

I will not participate in facebook or any other so called social media. Larry Wheelock

1 year ago
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RE: Wing Washout and flight characteristics

Karl and everyone else: When I recovered my wings several years ago, I found one wing that the factory riveted ribs had been installed not quite per...

1 year ago
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RE: Stinson Rudder Bungee

Will, The excerpts from the drawing I sent you and you published on bubble up are enlargable and pretty readable. Here are a couple more that may b...

1 year ago
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RE: Stinson Rudder Bungee

It is not "cool"! folks used "cool" for everything when I was in high school in the '50s. Will, I have a long standing policy of NEVER loanin...

1 year ago
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RE: Stinson Rudder Bungee

Will, Today, I recovered the drawing. It is #108-3042450. It is a somewhat faded out blue print. Lots of folds, creases, smucges. It is more t...

1 year ago
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RE: Stinson Rudder Bungee

Thanks, Will, but the barn I am referring to is in Indiana. If I can get a grandson to make the climb, that would be preferred. I will be going hom...

1 year ago
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RE: Stinson Rudder Bungee

The drawing is available from Univair. It is a large blueprint and does not lend itself to sending by email. I probably have it but it is buried in ...

1 year ago
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RE: Airspeed indicator marks

The operating Limitations document is not in the flight manual. It is a part of the original aircraft records and if you don't have it get the FAA CD...

1 year ago
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