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  • Hey everybody. I am a first time plane buyer and looking for an all around good performer. I notice the Stinson 108 series stands out in this regard. Does anyone have any advice regarding gremlins, or other things to look out for with a 108?
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  • 8GCBC created a new forum topic Gene Wilkie, RV3 wing separated Idaho
    Another close buddy killed from an RV wing separating: A really good friend Gene Wilkie died last month in Idaho. He bought this RV3 kit (mostly built) in Hawaii and finished it here in the Honolulu...
    23 hours 19 minutes ago
  • Any suggestions as how to power an 110 v engine heater at Johnson Creek
  • What will run an AC 110 volt engine heater at Johnson Creek ??
  • Greetings everyone, This is my first post; (And a long one!!) I have been a lurker for quit some time. I have come to really appreciate this forum and the members knowledge and am finally on the cusp...
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  • https://backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/1535/3714/9c5f3c9115468bddaea148fc.jpg 172 K (1969) converted to tailwheel (Bolen STC). Horton STOL with fences, cuff and tips. Climb prop. Recently...
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  • Amputated Aviator and 14 others have joined the group Backcountry Super Cubs: LSA & SQ-2/3/4
  • cdgarg created a new forum topic WA/ID approach videos
    I always find it useful to check out a strip on youtube as part of my research prior to visiting for the first time. I've got a few strips posted on my youtube channel. I'll do my best to keep adding...
    3 days ago
  • Hi all; I was very happy with an ancient checklist app running on an old iPhone 4s but then it would no longer update so I switched to Apple Notes. This works Ok and has a check off mode and can be pulled...
    3 days ago
  • motoadve created a new forum topic Stinson and C182 river chase
    Take of from gravel bar into the canyon, there was a breeze coming from the canyon and gravel bar was way too soft, so went to the edge of the bar where the rocks are bigger to have a more solid roll out,...
    4 days ago
  • Come Fly the SouthWest! It's time to mark the calendar and arrange for some time off! CTFlier.com is proud to host the 10th Annual CT/LSA fly-in in Page Arizona. OCT 11-15 (Wed-Sun). http://www.hotelroomsearch.net/im/hotels/us/lake-powell-resort-8.jpg Come...
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  • Iron74 created a new forum topic IO-550 Leaning on takeoff
    My home airport is 5650 MSL. When things heat up, the DA can be over 8500 on take off. I know Continental recommends full rich on takeoff. At this elevation the engine is not producing full power, ...
    4 days ago
  • https://backcountrypilot.org/community/events/viewevent/162-tom-weiss-labor-day-fly-in-2017 Join us at the annual Tom Weiss Labor Day Fly-in at Felt Field in Roseburg, Oregon. There will be food vendors,...
    4 days ago
  • Zzz uploaded a new Event cover, Tom Weiss Labor Day Fly-in 2017
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  • Zzz - added a new event, Tom Weiss Labor Day Fly-in 2017
  • 54c180 created a new forum topic Bird dung avoidance
    Back flying on floats again ... Performance better than ever. Unfortunately the gulls have shown up again and gather on the wings while the local floatplanes are moored to anchor. At times there can be...
    4 days ago