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    Re: 1955 Cessna 170B "Fo-Fo Charlie"

    I would think most would be smart enough to be away from any crowded airspace. Perhaps he was showing off for someone at the location you mention?
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    Re: AV80R's BMW R1200RTP "Poncherello"

    Congrats Arash; I know you will do well.

    How about Calaveras Road for a good detour?

    Or if it's really been a bad day, there's always Mt. Hamilton...:D
  3. Re: Switch from being a Yamaha/Rossi motoGP fan to Ducati/Dovi/Petrux - NetApp!!! *SP

    have you started it yet? :stpoke::lol::lol:
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    I think I'd want that gear replaced anyway...
  5. Thread: Pontiac?

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    Re: Pontiac?

    the GTO, Le Mans, & Tempest were all the same base model. They only differed in the different options a model had. The GTO, of course, got the most goodies. I started racing the LeMans late in its...
  6. Thread: Pontiac?

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    Re: Pontiac?

    65' Le Mans rebadged to be a "GTO." I put 300K on it in 27 years. It was a wonderful machine, loved it! No pics excepting a lookalike:
    316006
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    Re: Some bad news Today

    Thanks for that Arash; I'm sure we all appreciate it.

    Godspeed Craig! :cry:
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    Yikes, cable unwinding itself. Yep, replacement time. Can you get a choice of stainless vs. the standard cable? If it were me, I think I'd replace ALL control cables for no other reason than the age...
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    sorry, didn't mean to threadjack, so last time i mention this. Perhaps we should do a different thread. I've been following these guys "Texas Flying Cowboys." Here's a few video's of Rotax problems...
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    one of my latest pastimes is watching lots of airplane stuff. The guys w/the fat tires & piper cub looking stuff doing STOL about anywhere has been entertaining. But 4 of them have blown ROTAX...
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    one of my latest pastimes is watching lots of airplane stuff. The guys w/the fat tires & piper cub looking stuff doing STOL about anywhere has been entertaining. But 4 of them have blown ROTAX...
  12. Thread: 50 Years Ago

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    Re: 50 Years Ago

    when it happened, & we all watched it on a Boy Scout campout in the No. CA forest (watching it on a tiny B&W batt. powered TV...

    We all looked at each other & said the same thing. Nothing before...
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    Re: 1955 Cessna 170B "Fo-Fo Charlie"

    needs turbo?
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    Yah saw that. I'm just amazed how stuck in history these engines seem to be. I realize it's just ofr extra redundancy but geez this stuff seems old/backwards.

    (realize I've been out of aviation...
  15. Re: Switch from being a Yamaha/Rossi motoGP fan to Ducati/Dovi/Petrux

    The 2-smokers were cool in my commute (here to SF was the worst!) I rode the GPz1100 mostly but at the time had several other bikes including a YAM DT1 250 "Enduro" bike.

    It was fun in stop & go,...
  16. Re: Switch from being a Yamaha/Rossi motoGP fan to Ducati/Dovi/Petrux

    hhhmmmm...........priller? Ring ding ding ding! :grin:

    Plenty skinny for the commute.....uh...but suit in the backpack? :LawnBoy
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    ugh. You gonna send out a sample of oil for inspection/report?
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    Re: 1955 Cessna 170B "Fo-Fo Charlie"

    Oshkosh has been live last few days...:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B7r7RrHUWUQ
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    Re: 1955 Cessna 170B "Fo-Fo Charlie"

    me too; miss ya Pop!
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    Re: Hottest July ever..........

    it's not the sun. It's at the bottom of it's 11-year high/low cycle right now.
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_cycle
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    Re: Hottest July ever..........

    & folks wonder why we like CA so much....I think it hit 75 today?

    It will do same thing in December...:brick:
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    balsa's nice I guess....

    ....but what, no Ti?
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    Re: chuckc is dead

    Saddened to hear this. Godspeed Chuck...
  24. Re: OFFICIAL: GOOD LUCK ARASH on the big airplane TEST thread.

    Congrats!

    Start making plans for a Rotax supercharged 915. No one done that yet. Turbos only...:skwick
  25. Re: OFFICIAL: GOOD LUCK ARASH on the big airplane TEST thread.

    I'm not worried; he's sharp as a tack that one....:grin:

    EDIT: He's got to pass, he's going to build me one of these when he's done:
    https://www.vansaircraft.com/rv-10/
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