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  1. AKBill replied to the thread Knocked out my solo today!.

    Have fun

    Oct 16, 2018 at 10:42 PM
  2. AKBill liked Terry M - 3CK (Chicago)'s post in the thread Clouds lower than expected, Delta in front, now what?.

    Are you nervous to speak on the radio? Even going over the top, or skirting to the West, I would have GYY CT tuned in to hear what's...

    Oct 16, 2018 at 7:03 AM
  3. AKBill liked SkyDog58's post in the thread What plane do I want to have 1.5 years from now?.

    Finally, an intelligent answer. :)

    Oct 15, 2018 at 10:23 PM
  4. AKBill replied to the thread Katamarino's Alaska flight.

    How much class G airspace did you fly in? edit: Awesome pictures, National Geographic quality..:thumbsup::thumbsup:

    Oct 14, 2018 at 9:50 PM
  5. AKBill replied to the thread Katamarino's Alaska flight.

    Hi Ross. How about MVFR.....:rolleyes:

    Oct 14, 2018 at 9:42 PM
  6. AKBill liked Katamarino's post in the thread Katamarino's Alaska flight.

    We were up early, in the hope that this would be the big day we made it to Eureka! The weather looked promising, so we packed quickly,...

    Oct 14, 2018 at 9:40 PM
  7. AKBill liked Katamarino's post in the thread Katamarino's Alaska flight.

    The day dawned exactly as the forecast said it would; 200ft overcast in mist. A beautiful day to head to Canada. Thankfully the freezing...

    Oct 14, 2018 at 9:39 PM
  8. AKBill replied to the thread What plane do I want to have 1.5 years from now?.

    I don't know about you but a C-182 on floats would work for me...:)

    Oct 14, 2018 at 9:31 PM
  9. AKBill replied to the thread $2,000 Annual Inspection.

    Last year $400 for the inspection and $400 for hanger rental. Beech B-19 Sport

    Oct 13, 2018 at 9:02 PM
  10. AKBill replied to the thread Antenna for Handheld Com.

    Thanks Jim, I'll just get a new Com antenna

    Oct 13, 2018 at 8:08 PM
  11. AKBill replied to the thread Antenna for Handheld Com.

    Thanks Stan

    Oct 13, 2018 at 12:41 PM
  12. AKBill replied to the thread Antenna for Handheld Com.

    I fly with a headset. The reason I have the handheld set up with its own headset is for a quick transition between the panel mounted...

    Oct 13, 2018 at 10:39 AM
  13. AKBill liked wilkersk's post in the thread Antenna for Handheld Com.

    You can buy a 2 meter whip antenna for around $40 online that will replace your rubber ducky and work much better. That Loran antenna...

    Oct 13, 2018 at 10:32 AM
  14. AKBill replied to the thread Antenna for Handheld Com.

    Tested on the ground only. I was thinking I would like at lest a 10 to 15 mile range and I'm not sure how the handheld would work inside...

    Oct 13, 2018 at 9:58 AM
  15. AKBill liked Stewartb's post in the thread Aircraft depreciation curve.

    I sold my 1947 PA-12 for $100K and the buyer got a smoking deal. Do the math on that one!

    Oct 13, 2018 at 9:55 AM