455 Bravo Uniform's Recent Activity

  1. 455 Bravo Uniform liked EchoKilo's post in the thread Roadblocks in purchasing a plane. What can I do?.

    Lessons learned: 1) Report my tips. 2) Establish credit. 3) Save money and buy it outright. 4) Don't raise this topic on the internet.

    Apr 20, 2018 at 12:38 AM
  2. 455 Bravo Uniform liked RudyP's post in the thread Daily Pic.

    Nice! I’ll be there next Tuesday for an oil change! Here is one from a few weeks ago flying up to Oakland. Spectacular area just south...

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  3. 455 Bravo Uniform replied to the thread Roomba.

    Works well on pet hair. We have a mix of rugs, carpet, hardwood, and pet hair. After the first week, if you go daily or every other...

    Apr 17, 2018 at 10:25 PM
  4. 455 Bravo Uniform liked GeorgeC's post in the thread Cessna wing root vents won't close.

    Vents cleaned up, ready for new felt. [ATTACH]

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  5. 455 Bravo Uniform replied to the thread Borescope & Cam Pics.

    Exactly this. My plane had very few hours per year before I bought it. And I have some vibration. I wanted to get a feel for cam and...

    Apr 17, 2018 at 10:45 AM
  6. 455 Bravo Uniform replied to the thread Borescope & Cam Pics.

    It should be straight down. You may have to turn the prop to get the crank counterweight and rod bottom swung out of the way. You can...

    Apr 17, 2018 at 10:41 AM
  7. 455 Bravo Uniform liked Lowflynjack's post in the thread Air-to-Air Jack Fleetwood.

    Well, sometimes I take good advice. It takes me longer than it should, but usually I get there! When trying to come up with a name for...

    Apr 16, 2018 at 11:00 PM
  8. 455 Bravo Uniform attached a file to the thread Daily Pic.

    [ATTACH] @Mtns2Skies ;)

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  9. 455 Bravo Uniform attached a file to the thread Another Pandoria's box.

    Here is an example of a crank with 2 rods on one journal. Odd fire Buick v6. The 3 wider journals carry 2 rods, and there are 4 mains...

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  10. 455 Bravo Uniform liked Let'sgoflying!'s post in the thread Borescope & Cam Pics.

    Most of the time it is what you do not see; mainly corrosion or galling. Like my O-200 which I did this am through the oil sump after I...

    Apr 15, 2018 at 9:14 PM
  11. 455 Bravo Uniform replied to the thread Borescope & Cam Pics.

    Yeah, I’m a cheapskate. But none of the other options had a way for me to put the borescope in the cylinder and look at the piston,...

    Apr 15, 2018 at 7:01 PM
  12. 455 Bravo Uniform replied to the thread Say hello to PoA's newest Instrument Rated pilot!.

    Awesome, congrats!

    Apr 15, 2018 at 3:41 PM
  13. 455 Bravo Uniform replied to the thread Borescope & Cam Pics.

    Nope, not without taking stuff apart myself and checking it out, which I have little idea of what I’d be looking at. Same as any other...

    Apr 15, 2018 at 2:24 PM