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    If it flexes too much, you can split the handle in the middle and make it a "T" handle on both the throttle and brake. That way the...
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    Smack replied to the thread Mz202.
    Bing carburetors (the rebuild/parts place, it's in Kansas IIRC) puts out a nice booklet that discusses jet sizing and carburetor tuning...
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    Smack reacted to Alan_Cheatham's post in the thread A new tractor design with Like Like.
    Supermotive, you do get around, the forum that is. You are going to find that kit or scratch built side-by-side designs that will meet...
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    Smack replied to the thread MTOsport - N498AG - Texas - trees.
    You are correct to recognize that our infrastructure is at risk. Electrically, we are way too interconnected, IMHO. I'm sure that...
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    Smack reacted to Resasi's post in the thread New Video on ‘The Dream That Died’. with Like Like.
    We have seen a number on the Forum before but this new one is pretty good. I saw this demonstrated at Farnborough as a child and never...
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    Smack replied to the thread MTOsport - N498AG - Texas - trees.
    Aviate, navigate, communicate. In that order. This fellow failed at Job #1. Paper maps, paper napkins, and back-up GPS don't do you...
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    Smack replied to the thread Prop question.
    We swapped a 3-blade prop with a 2-blade prop on the race plane and picked up top-speed mph. Brian
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    Smack replied to the thread MTOsport - N498AG - Texas - trees.
    If he had been in a Cirrus, sounds like he might have pulled the parachute in the same 'dire' situation with the tablet. Not a good case...
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    Smack replied to the thread Wagtail Aviation.
    Braam, do you have any pictures of the enclosed cockpit which you mentioned in post #1? You mention a long chord; do you manufacturer...
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    Smack reacted to Braam's post in the thread Wagtail Aviation with Like Like.
    Good day All. If allowed, I will make use of this opportunity to introduce a South African developed gyroplane. I am Braam Hechter and...
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    Smack reacted to Tyger's post in the thread A question for gyroplane pilots. with Like Like.
    Thomasant: I did not see any personal insults thrown in this thread, which is good. I appreciated what everyone had to say, and thanks...
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    Smack reacted to Jazzenjohn's post in the thread Electric Pre-Rotator with Like Like.
    That video was 3 years ago. At that time I used a knob for control. Now I have 3 buttons and a micro controller. off/reset, Idle, where...
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    Smack replied to the thread A question for gyroplane pilots..
    First word.................... last word...................self-designated expert...........
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    Smack reacted to Tyger's post in the thread A question for gyroplane pilots. with Like Like.
    Vance, how can you say you don't like debating when you always seem to want to get the last word in??
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    Smack replied to the thread Nigrowsky rotors.
    Cad-plated steel is stronger than (most) stainless or aluminum hardware size-for-size. Brian
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