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  1. DaveJaksha

    Electric Pre-Rotator

    I have a question. Interest is still strong with this one.... What model is the Kelly Controller? Cheers, Dave
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    Control / Cyclic stick plastic grip.

    Aircraft Spruce has a plethora of grips. Dave
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    I lost all my phone contacts

    Hi Vance. Now that you have an iPhone, go into your settings and turn on icloud backup. This will automatically backup the contents of your phone so that you will never loose any info again. Dave
  4. DaveJaksha

    Incident - Calidus - N6283B - California

    One of the commenters to the news story made a good point. It’s a good reminder that everyone should go check the bungee cords on their gyroplanes! Dave
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    What are these called, need to find a source? Dave
  6. DaveJaksha

    Flapping warning device

    I agree that the manual says it is measuring the rotor rpm and rotor acceleration. The graph shown implies rotor acceleration also. Dave
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    Lithium battery power tool

    Tomasant, here is a link to the Amazon fire alarms I purchased. Dave
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    Lithium battery power tool

    I figured it was some sort of spell check thing....Ryobi. I have had both Ryobi and Milwaukee tools for years. Never had anything like this happen. I have had battery packs fail to charge before. Autopsy has shown that the fault has always been a shorted cell. Dave
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    Lithium battery power tool

    Brian, yes very lucky. If my wife had not been near the door to the garage, we would never have known what was happening. I just ordered two fire alarms that can be linked wirelessly. One in the garage and one in the house. So, one goes off, the other does also. In addition, the fire alarm...
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    Lithium battery power tool

    Hey guys. Just had an adventure. I am a big proponent of cordless power tools. I have many Ryobi 18V tools and have been very pleased with their performance. I purchased a new 6 Ah pack from Amazon. I had received this battery pack about 2 days after I ordered it. The battery test button...
  11. DaveJaksha

    Best Welder for the buck

    225 amps? I guess I am more skilled than I realized. I can burn holes in almost anything with just 75 amps.;) Keep your tip clean... Dave
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    Best Welder for the buck

    Hey, Jake. Thanks for the review. I had never heard of the PrimeWeld brand. Of course there are lots of chinanisium brands availble. I settled on a AHP AlphaTIG 200X 200 Amp IGBT AC DC Tig/Stick Welder with PULSE 110v 220v 3 YEARS WARRANTY. It comes with all the goodies except for the high...
  13. DaveJaksha

    Paraplegic serious about flying

    Schmoe90, I get a 403 error when trying to open that link. Dave
  14. DaveJaksha

    Paraplegic serious about flying

    Joshua, just to show you what can be done I introduce you to Jessica Cox. Jessica is the world's first licensed armless pilot. She was born without arms due to a rare birth defect. Jessica has a 1946 Ercoupe (N26R) that she keeps at Ryan field, outside of Tucson, AZ. She controls the yoke...
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    A question for gyroplane pilots.

    Kevin, that so much for the “True confessions”. It very important that everyone come clean about errors they have made tor the betterment of all of us. By the way, I have never heard of the CIGAR checklist ACRONYM. Could you elaborate? Dave
  16. DaveJaksha

    BarnFind Bensen

    You might find the useful. iMazing HEIC Converter is a free utility (available for both Windows and Mac) that can batch-convert HEIC photos to JPEG or PNG format Cheers, Dave
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    BarnFind Bensen

    Gravityisnotmyfriend, If you are using an iPhone and share an HEIC image with a non-iOS user or a social media site, the image may automatically be converted to JPEG so that it is compatible with the target platform. If you do not want this behavior, or if you would like to continue and use...
  18. DaveJaksha

    Merry Christmas

    Most a good chuckle from that! Good new year to all. Dave
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    Warodrive hub service bulletin

    Sorry about the typo. I’m old.... Anyway, I don’t seem to be able to edit the title. Cheers, Dave
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    I have two cans of stuff called “ Cold Fire” which looks like the same stuff. Never had to use it, but it. In the shop incase i need It.