Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe's Recent Activity

  1. Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe replied to the thread Lets make Friday 'Joke Day'!.

    Don't be such a drag.

    Dec 10, 2018 at 12:54 PM
  2. Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe replied to the thread Talk to me about vapor lock.

    "Hot Fuel Compensation" is one of the modules in the automotive powertrain control software that I used to work on not too many years...

    Dec 9, 2018 at 1:27 PM
  3. Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe replied to the thread Flew through a TFR..

    Except stadiums, then it is on you. And, even if in the end, TSA decides that you broke no laws......

    Dec 9, 2018 at 1:23 PM
  4. Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe replied to the thread Talk to me about vapor lock.

    Mine. Fuel line runs from the gascolator at the upper port side of the firewall to the mechanical fuel pump on the forward starboard...

    Dec 9, 2018 at 11:44 AM
  5. Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe replied to the thread Be careful mentioning a "Bourbon Run"....

    And, as someone working in the court system, I'm sure you filled out Michigan form LCC-156 before importing it.

    Dec 9, 2018 at 11:40 AM
  6. Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe replied to the thread Flew through a TFR..

    How does what happen? If you bust a stadium TFR, then it's on you because LocMart told you that they can't tell you one way or the udder...

    Dec 9, 2018 at 10:48 AM
  7. Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe replied to the thread Flew through a TFR..

    If I get my on-line briefing from LocMart before I leave the house and there is no TFR listed, I've done what I need to do. I've played...

    Dec 9, 2018 at 10:46 AM
  8. Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe replied to the thread Flew through a TFR..

    Or, take advantage of the time to get the airplane in the shop for that upgrade you have been waiting to do .

    Dec 9, 2018 at 10:38 AM
  9. Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe replied to the thread Flew through a TFR..

    Foreflight will let you know about TFR's right up until the time it doesn't. Preflight briefings will let you know about TFR's right up...

    Dec 9, 2018 at 7:08 AM
  10. Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe replied to the thread Obtaining Blue Prints..

    So, did you ask anyone in his EAA chapter if they know where the late Jason Petroelje got the plans?

    Dec 8, 2018 at 3:02 PM
  11. Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe replied to the thread Obtaining Blue Prints..

    Apparently so: "He also did the job from a $40 set of archival plans in Italian,"

    Dec 8, 2018 at 12:39 PM
  12. Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe replied to the thread Should I fly my NORDO Cessna 150 to National Airport (DCA)?.

    This is what happened to the last NORDO guy at DCA. Not a good idea. [MEDIA]

    Dec 8, 2018 at 9:14 AM
  13. Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe replied to the thread David Clark H10-30.

    If you look at the picture to your left you will see my D.C's. They work just fine for me - happy to wear them on 7 hour cross countries.

    Dec 8, 2018 at 9:11 AM
  14. Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe liked Hawker800's post in the thread Lets make Friday 'Joke Day'!.

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    Dec 8, 2018 at 7:01 AM
  15. Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe replied to the thread I got reported to the FAA (not a ******* Satire).

    This is the thread that never ends. Yes, it just goes on and on my friends. Some people started reading it, not knowing what it was, And...

    Dec 7, 2018 at 9:50 AM