Dana's Recent Activity

  1. Dana liked Zeldman's post in the thread Upside down in a Montana river....

    I don't get the fascination of landing on airport runways.....:lol::lol: I used to land on beaches, river banks and off airport for a...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 1:07 PM
  2. Dana replied to the thread Slick 4300 Series 500hr Inspection.

    According to Slick they're designed so that the points and the cam wear at the same rate, thus the timing should not change. I don't...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 1:06 PM
  3. Dana replied to the thread Looking for first plane.

    Many homebuilders choose a pseudo military paint job. Some of the Grumman Yankees were offered with a camo paint scheme. I've also...

    Jan 19, 2019 at 4:20 PM
  4. Dana replied to the thread Looking for first plane.

    Hand propping is easy and actually rather enjoyable. If it has no electrical it's exempt from any ADS-B requirement. With what you're...

    Jan 19, 2019 at 3:36 PM
  5. Dana replied to the thread Help me shop.

    Any local hardware store, True Value, Ace, Home Depot, etc. Buy 2 3/4 long and cut or grind 1/16" shorter.

    Jan 16, 2019 at 11:46 AM
  6. Dana replied to the thread Shielding plug wires..

    Better to use a shielded wire harness made for the magnetos; I believe putting a shield on an unshielded wire an attenuate the energy...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 5:09 AM
  7. Dana attached a file to the thread Snow ops?.

    My friend found out how much is too much and got immortalized on a homebrew beer label... [ATTACH]

    Inversion Ale.jpg Jan 15, 2019 at 5:21 AM
  8. Dana replied to the thread Chicago to Keys.

    Almost any time you fly a small plane VFR a long distance, it should be about the journey and not the destination. You might make it...

    Jan 14, 2019 at 6:07 PM
  9. Dana replied to the thread CFI-S (Sport Pilot CFI) Ground School?.

    A friend who's a SP CFI recommends the Gleim course.

    Jan 14, 2019 at 11:58 AM