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  1. bnt83 replied to the thread Operating temp question.

    I stand by adding a quart or more on hot days making it run cooler. It's very noticeable on initial climb how much slower the temp rises

    Aug 16, 2018 at 11:26 AM
  2. bnt83 replied to the thread Operating temp question.

    I don't buy the Cessna POH saying 6 quart minimum when Lycoming says it must have at least 2 is for consumption. Look at the numbers...

    Aug 16, 2018 at 11:14 AM
  3. bnt83 replied to the thread Nearly half of Americans don't want a self-driving car.

    I think about everyone is already behind it, including the government, automakers, insurance companies, tech companies etc.

    Aug 16, 2018 at 10:58 AM
  4. bnt83 liked Zeldman's post in the thread Nearly half of Americans don't want a self-driving car.

    I would love a car that I could get into the drivers seat, plug in my drive plan, hit the go button, then crawl into the back seat and...

    Aug 16, 2018 at 10:55 AM
  5. bnt83 replied to the thread Nearly half of Americans don't want a self-driving car.

    Driving is nothing but an incidental waste of my life probably 90% of the time I spend in my car. I would LOVE being able to send my car...

    Aug 16, 2018 at 10:46 AM
  6. bnt83 liked Everskyward's post in the thread Nearly half of Americans don't want a self-driving car.

    OK, but I'm sure that more than "nearly half" of people don't drive cars for fun, they drive them to get somewhere. There may be more...

    Aug 16, 2018 at 10:44 AM
  7. bnt83 replied to the thread Tru Trak vizion.

    That smells interesting! The GAD29B outputs analog L/R in just about any flavor so hopefully they come up with something.

    Aug 15, 2018 at 2:13 PM
  8. bnt83 replied to the thread Cessna Citation crash-.

    It makes those without critical thinking skills feel safe.

    Aug 15, 2018 at 1:32 PM
  9. bnt83 replied to the thread Tru Trak vizion.

    No waypoints needed to get a GPS track. Magenta line requires waypoints in a flightplan. Its hilarious because that 177B is hooked to a...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 1:29 PM
  10. bnt83 replied to the thread Tru Trak vizion.

    Nope again. I have flown one in a Cessna 177B, you can dial in GPS track on the AP control head much like a heading bug on a gyro. If...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 1:24 PM
  11. bnt83 replied to the thread What steps to get my non-WAAS 430 IFR certified?.

    How was it previously installed? Garmin STC? If so it really is as simple as getting a dealer to review the STC installation manual,...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 1:21 PM
  12. bnt83 replied to the thread SR22 Down in Parker, CO.

    8 people died on an Oregon highway when two 4Runners collided head-on, be safe out there guys. PS, very sorry to hear about this...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 11:06 AM
  13. bnt83 liked WannFly's post in the thread Garmin G5 version 5.5.

    I was quoted 15k for GFC 500 with the automatic pitch trim. already have 2 G5 connected to 480. not sure adding the pitch trim later...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 10:22 AM
  14. bnt83 replied to the thread Operating temp question.

    Exactly why on really hot days I add a quart to where I normally run at. I think its pretty noticeable on an O320.

    Aug 15, 2018 at 10:21 AM
  15. bnt83 liked Dan Thomas's post in the thread Operating temp question.

    The sump convects heat into the cooling air. It's not just the oil cooler that dumps the heat. In fact, many smaller engines don't have...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 10:19 AM