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  1. AKBill replied to the thread PA-28R-180 brake caliper bolt torque.

    What size bolt. Should be able to look up torque values if you know bolt type. 1/4-28 torque is 50 to 70 in-lbs

    Jul 15, 2018 at 11:32 PM
  2. AKBill liked DavidWhite's post in the thread Alaska Turbine Otter float plane crash.

    Out of my dead friends (5) two were CFITS, one mid air, one CO poisoning, and one we’ll never know. CFITS are a big part of accidents...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 9:17 AM
  3. AKBill replied to the thread Holy Cow Batman.....

    You're right, It's hard on the prop....:rolleyes:

    Jul 14, 2018 at 8:37 PM
  4. AKBill liked SkyDog58's post in the thread Holy Cow Batman.....

    You need to stop flying below sea level.

    Jul 14, 2018 at 8:36 PM
  5. AKBill replied to the thread The Option....

    Agreed, I shoot for Charlie as well landing Rwy 08. Can't remember getting off at Delta in over 23 years living in Juneau..:)

    Jul 14, 2018 at 8:35 PM
  6. AKBill liked Htaylor's post in the thread The Option....

    IN the 135 world there in Juneau, every minute is either revenue or lost revenue. If I'm landing 26, I always request a short approach...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 8:31 PM
  7. AKBill replied to the thread Holy Cow Batman.....

    Pulled the power back pretty quick once I noticed it, maybe 2800/2850 by the tach..:( Never had an overspeed in straight and level...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 8:29 PM
  8. AKBill replied to the thread I did the unthinkable....

    Your first mistake is keeping track of what you spent. Pay the bills and burn the receipt...:rolleyes:

    Jul 14, 2018 at 12:20 PM
  9. AKBill replied to the thread Holy Cow Batman.....

    On occasion I have set full throttle at straight and level flight to see if the engine will make red line. It always goes right up to...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 12:13 PM
  10. AKBill posted a new thread.

    Holy Cow Batman....

    Holy cow.. Going to be a busy day so I thought I would take an early flight. Up at 3:30am my normal wake up time going to work. Wheels...

    Forum: Flight Following

    Jul 14, 2018 at 11:47 AM
  11. AKBill liked PaulS's post in the thread Frequency change when departing D.

    The advisory that they have you in sight on short final means don't dilly dally on the runway. Saying back taxiing while taxiing on a...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 7:18 AM
  12. AKBill liked hindsight2020's post in the thread Frequency change when departing D.

    for an avocation that requires teamwork, aviation can be quite anti-social....

    Jul 14, 2018 at 7:07 AM
  13. AKBill liked jsstevens's post in the thread Frequency change when departing D.

    The class D I fly from has nearly always said "Remain clear of Class Bravo, frequency change approved". Probably because it's under a...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 7:06 AM
  14. AKBill liked Palmpilot's post in the thread Frequency change when departing D.

    Under the regulations, you are not required to wait for approval to change frequencies once you are outside the class D airspace. That's...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 6:50 AM
  15. AKBill attached a file to the thread Tire Pressure in a PA32.

    This may help check it out...:) https://www.aps-aviation.com/wp-content/uploads/goodyear-aircarft-tire-data.pdf [ATTACH][ATTACH]

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