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  1. Bell206 liked SkyDog58's post in the thread Annual inspection.

    Oh come on Tom, you really think it’s all about you personally and not what you write? No one hates you. But some of us with the...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 6:41 PM
  2. Bell206 replied to the thread Human Nature, FARs, and the Meaning of Life.

    If you want a "tightened up" version on various maintenance FARs search for Bill O"Brien. He was one of the few FAA bureaucrats--his...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 11:47 AM
  3. Bell206 replied to the thread Annual inspection.

    Eventually. But I think the higher costs are driven by a reduced market of services. In a 200 mile region we have lost 10+ IAs with no...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 10:29 AM
  4. Bell206 replied to the thread RAM Memory brand name question....

    I only have 1x4GB. And yes I'm trying to improve the performance with Inkscape (vector creation), GIMP (raster editor), and MyPaint...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 10:16 AM
  5. Bell206 replied to the thread Annual inspection.

    Regardless, still requires the IA to go to the aircraft and supervise/sign for the work.

    Aug 16, 2019 at 10:11 AM
  6. Bell206 replied to the thread RAM Memory brand name question....

    The board is a Dell 061CGT with a i5-4300U chip set. Max RAM is 16GB. But the more I think of it I will probably go with a max memory...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 9:00 AM
  7. Bell206 replied to the thread Annual inspection.

    Still need an IA to sign off the progressive. So for instance if IA availability is hard to schedule for a single time in one month...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 8:16 AM
  8. Bell206 replied to the thread Annual inspection.

    Correct it doesn't work in high volume shops as I mentioned back in Post 37. But in areas of minimal IA coverage or owner assist annuals...

    Aug 16, 2019 at 7:14 AM
  9. Bell206 replied to the thread Annual inspection.

    I've seen a number of reasons. Owner-assisted aircraft, high flight times for a rental or similar Part 91 scenario, availability of an...

    Aug 15, 2019 at 8:38 PM
  10. Bell206 replied to the thread RAM Memory brand name question....

    Even if I'm upgrading from a SSHD? From a straight HD I have read it's mind blowing, but from an SSHD not so much, especially with my...

    Aug 15, 2019 at 8:19 PM
  11. Bell206 replied to the thread Annual inspection.

    Depends. With a calendar inspection like an annual you have from the 1st till the 30th/31st to comply with the inspection per the FAA as...

    Aug 15, 2019 at 8:14 PM
  12. Bell206 replied to the thread Annual inspection.

    No "coming around" at all. I interpreted from Post #1 he or his APIA had signed off the work performed he mentioned in that first...

    Aug 15, 2019 at 8:06 PM
  13. Bell206 liked Doug Reid's post in the thread Annual inspection.

    Where I live, there are A&P /IA mechanics who travel to several of our small airports and help owners perform maintenance and...

    Aug 15, 2019 at 7:18 PM
  14. Bell206 replied to the thread RAM Memory brand name question....

    I had looked at several SSD options but didn't see a big enough difference. Plus I have several proprietary programs that were a problem...

    Aug 15, 2019 at 4:57 PM
  15. Bell206 replied to the thread Annual inspection.

    That's a valid point and something the IA or A&P would have to consider depending on the type of inspection they perform. However, just...

    Aug 15, 2019 at 3:39 PM