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  1. Cap'n Jack liked Mxfarm's post in the thread co2 detector - high or low in cockpit?.

    correct CO not CO2.

    Nov 26, 2022 at 6:28 PM
  2. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread Mountain wave - Losing altitude.

    Mountain wave can be several thousand feet above the mountains as you indicated. The image below is crossing the Rockies. It was very...

    Nov 26, 2022 at 6:27 PM
  3. Cap'n Jack liked <RP><'s post in the thread Mountain wave - Losing altitude.

    I took this photo near Bryce Canyon NP. It was a windy day and a fire was burning nearby. The smoke gave a good picture of what the air...

    400E52C4-5EB8-4919-BD5A-E1FDDF7AAC2E.jpeg Nov 26, 2022 at 6:24 PM
  4. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread co2 detector - high or low in cockpit?.

    Someplace where you can see it. I'd worry more about CO than CO2.

    Nov 26, 2022 at 9:53 AM
  5. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread N/A Automotive Batteries N/A.

    Gee whiz, dude....what's your point? There's different ways to make those batteries. My points were that: Smelting removed the...

    Nov 25, 2022 at 6:15 PM
  6. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread N/A Automotive Batteries N/A.

    That "stiff alloy" are some of the plates themselves, not "reinforcing screens", as per the video ~1:13 minutes. In any case, I see no...

    Nov 25, 2022 at 12:33 PM
  7. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread N/A Automotive Batteries N/A.

    That should be built into the capacity requirements by the automobile manufacturer. Cars are left outside all the time. I still got ~4...

    Nov 25, 2022 at 8:00 AM
  8. Cap'n Jack liked SoonerAviator's post in the thread N/A Automotive Batteries N/A.

    You do realize that excessive heat kills batteries more than cold, right? While it doesn't stay down below 0F much in OK, the winter...

    Nov 25, 2022 at 7:58 AM
  9. Cap'n Jack replied to the thread N/A Automotive Batteries N/A.

    No, because the smelt removes those impurities, same as starting with ore. The plastics are just more carbon to reduce any oxides during...

    Nov 25, 2022 at 7:58 AM