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RE: Miss-firing cylinder

Change the top plugs on #1 & #3. See if the problem follows the plug. If not the swap the bottom plugs and check again. If the problem doesn't fol...

3 months ago
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RE: Lycoming STC actual cost

Also check Coopers Landing he has an STC also. It may be cheaper than uniscare.

3 months ago
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RE: Franklin 165 overhaul

Well turn around time is a subjective term these days but for the best overhaul contact Dave James of Helicopter Services in Wayne MI. He's been doing...

3 months ago
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RE: Franklin 165 Cylinder on a Franklin 150

@dwevenson the casting and sleeve are the same except the 165 is shot peened at the base. You can use a 165 cylinder on a 150 as long as you use the 1...

7 months ago
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RE: Cold Blooded?

@rileypowers88gmail-com Susan Prall at Franklin Engine Company in Jewett TX. Ph. 903-626-5210

7 months ago
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RE: Generator Wanted

1101877 is the 25 amp generator.

7 months ago
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RE: Franklin oil screen

Dave James has done a field approval for a remote mount oil filter. He's put it on alot of Stinsons. It mounts to the engine mount. Alot less than ai...

8 months ago
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RE: Tail wheel to spring torque

From what I've read, an AN 7 bolt with an AN 310 nut should be between 37.5 and 41.6 ft/lbs. I believe that's from AC43-13.1b Hope this helps.

9 months ago
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RE: .30-under rod bearings for 150 Franklin

No, it's thinking like this that make Stinsons smoking holes in the ground. Crappy mag, cylinders etc... are all the result of this way of thinking, p...

10 months ago
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RE: .30-under rod bearings for 150 Franklin

@ecos36gmail-com It's thinking like this that has given these engines a bad reputation over the years.

10 months ago
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RE: .30-under rod bearings for 150 Franklin

That crank is junk now. You are going to have to buy a serviceable one. It sucks that you have to do that and that some idiot put the engine togeth...

10 months ago
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RE: MeWe and the ISC

I agree 100% Will. I don't do social media although I read posts from the feed on here. I would like to respond to them sometimes but can't.

1 year ago
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RE: AD's

Try AD 46-06-05. I found it under Stinson Model A. It might be the one you are looking for. Tim

1 year ago
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RE: Bungee system help

Bob, I agree with you. I've owned a -1 since '91 and have been flying a friend's-3 for the past 4 years. IMHO the -3 is more stable in flight than ...

1 year ago
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RE: Bungee system help

The original 108 rudder has a bendable trim tab. Stinson just used the same rudder for the straight 108, -1 & -2. The bungee system was added to ...

2 years ago
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