bnt83's Recent Activity

  1. bnt83 replied to the thread An Ercoupe for my wife?.

    How do the brakes look? Only reason I ask is because I HAVE NO TOES and have flown aircraft with good brakes and bad brakes. I flew...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 1:32 PM
  2. bnt83 replied to the thread 1957 C172 Panel upgrade/update.

    There are a lot of options for aircraft nowadays since avionics are getting much more integrated and compact. Heck you can have all you...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 10:10 AM
  3. bnt83 replied to the thread Garmin G5 as backup in C550.

    The lawyers and CYA policies in part 25 can certainly be expensive.

    Dec 12, 2017 at 9:45 PM
  4. bnt83 replied to the thread Turn Coordinator Failure (Red "ELEC" Flag).

    My vacuum powered brittain wing leveler not only tracks the heading bug in the DG but also Nav 1 and Nav 2. There are add-on pieces to...

    Dec 12, 2017 at 9:41 PM
  5. bnt83 replied to the thread Garmin G5 as backup in C550.

    Don't forget, not approved for FIKI, or pressurized aircraft either. That field approval will end up at an ACO, who I bet will say no....

    Dec 12, 2017 at 9:19 PM
  6. bnt83 replied to the thread My engine fell out.

    oil pump gears are typically on the 100% replacement parts list for overhaul IIRC

    Dec 11, 2017 at 2:15 PM
  7. bnt83 replied to the thread 2nd Class Medical.

    I've always wondered if folks like this ever get over it. I've been through some difficult times, sometimes feeling a bit like being an...

    Dec 11, 2017 at 8:49 AM
  8. bnt83 replied to the thread fatal crash in San Diego.

    I think its eye opening when you actually start paying attention to traffic deaths reported on the news. Pretty simple, I'd rather be...

    Dec 11, 2017 at 7:48 AM
  9. bnt83 liked steingar's post in the thread fatal crash in San Diego.

    Sometimes things happen in airplanes that you can't control and that can kill you. That's just how it is. Engine failure on takeoff in...

    Dec 11, 2017 at 7:45 AM
  10. bnt83 replied to the thread fatal crash in San Diego.

    Control-- Three people died on I480 in Omaha Sunday morning, car going the wrong direction hit one going the correct direction. That’s...

    Dec 11, 2017 at 7:38 AM
  11. bnt83 replied to the thread Cessna 172 violent shimming..

    Ive worked a plane where you could tighten the holy heck out of the axle through bolt, to the point it feels like it might strip or...

    Dec 10, 2017 at 12:28 PM
  12. bnt83 replied to the thread Software update for Transponder?.

    Great! Which software update?

    Dec 8, 2017 at 10:19 AM
  13. bnt83 replied to the thread Software update for Transponder?.

    Which version? https://www.garmin.com/en-US/aviationalerts/?s=gtx

    Dec 8, 2017 at 7:41 AM
  14. bnt83 replied to the thread Which model Keurig?.

    IME Keurigs make hot water that taste like plastic

    Dec 7, 2017
  15. bnt83 replied to the thread What not to do with TKS....

    TKS being sticky discussing ****, it's going to collect whatever dirt and polution you fly through.

    Dec 7, 2017