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  1. bluerooster replied to the thread Looking for my first plane.. on a budget.. open to suggestions.

    One more that might fit the bill, which is forgotten about most times. The C175. There's one on Barnstormers for under $30k, with...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 7:24 AM
  2. bluerooster replied to the thread For Sale 1969 Grumman Yankee $19.5.

    Not much faster than with the 235. But it will climb a whole lot better, and burn more fuel, of which there is not a whole lot on board.

    Jan 20, 2018 at 5:05 PM
  3. bluerooster replied to the thread For Sale 1969 Grumman Yankee $19.5.

    Yeah, and in the AFM on page 3 the second sentence on that page is: " The Gulfstream American Yankee is the most responsive, high...

    Jan 20, 2018 at 5:01 PM
  4. bluerooster replied to the thread For Sale 1969 Grumman Yankee $19.5.

    nothing. It just increases the gross weight by enough to cover the installation of the o-320 and associated mods required by the STC.

    Jan 20, 2018 at 4:44 PM
  5. bluerooster replied to the thread Best KT-76 Transponder ADS-B Out Upgrade?.

    Does Chartbundle offer the proper format for some of those gizmos, or is one locked in to having to purchase proprietary charts specific...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 2:29 PM
  6. bluerooster replied to the thread Looking for my first plane.. on a budget.. open to suggestions.

    I know folks who fly out of MVI in C140, C150, C172, and Cherokee140, with no troubles.

    Jan 17, 2018 at 2:04 PM
  7. bluerooster replied to the thread Looking for my first plane.. on a budget.. open to suggestions.

    compare price on Controller with those in Trade-a-Plane, and Barnstormers.

    Jan 17, 2018 at 2:02 PM
  8. bluerooster replied to the thread Looking for my first plane.. on a budget.. open to suggestions.

    Early C182, early Cherokee 180, Both would fill the bill, and if you shop around, you should be able to find one at a reasonable price.

    Jan 17, 2018 at 2:01 PM