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    Eric S replied to the thread Double Sided Door Latches.
    I'm eager to see what you came up with. I put the doors on when it's cold, but prefer flying without them, so I remove the doors once...
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    Wow. Just wow. I prefer the desert southwest where I safely fly 50' off the deck for miles and miles and land out often just for the...
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    I like those mud/gravel guards on Joe's gyro. Are those available to purchase from Aviomania or are they something he designed/built...
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    Eric S replied to the thread Cavalon - Nephi - N882M.
    I don't remember where I found this, but it's funny in the context of this discussion.
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    Are you after new pilots? Maybe show a single-place machine as well. They're more affordable and way more agile.
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    Eric S replied to the thread Mechanical pitch Trim compensator.
    Ah yes, RAF stock. Mine had RAF head and rotors when I bought it and it had a much lighter stick, but they were the old fiberglass...
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    Eric S replied to the thread Mechanical pitch Trim compensator.
    Rob, Which rotor head and rotor blades did you have on your RAF/Sparrowhawk? I would love to have very light stick forces on mine. Eric
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    Eric S replied to the thread M2 912 sport copter.
    jm, Here's a pic of my RAF/Sparrowhawk "spring semi-castering" steering system. I run 15 psi in the nose wheel tire per instructions...
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    Eric S replied to the thread BarnFind Bensen.
    I have stared at those photos of the non-standard controls and I don't understand how they work. I see how it works in roll, but how...
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    Eric S replied to the thread Hot running 2.5 engine.
    Duncan, Yes, burp it with the engine running including after each flight for a while. That worked for me. I was surprised how long...
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    Eric S replied to the thread M2 912 sport copter.
    My RAF with the Sparrowhawk mod is "semi-castering" with spring loaded tension. It's a steerable nosewheel, but if I tap the front...
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    I want one. I NEED one. Want to trade for a Sparrowhawk? It's a stable flying pig in the air, but it has cabin heat. ; )
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