Jim K's Recent Activity

  1. Jim K liked Stewartb's post in the thread AOPA Renewals.

    Everyone has their own priorities. Mine is helping to maintain some GA presence in government. I presume the anti-AOPA guys think if we...

    Mar 4, 2021 at 9:20 AM
  2. Jim K liked flyingron's post in the thread AOPA Renewals.

    I wouldn't join any organization that would have me as a member. Years ago a friend gave me a brochure from the SPEBSQSA (now...

    Mar 4, 2021 at 9:20 AM
  3. Jim K liked thomasdr72's post in the thread PIPER Wing Spar AD - Final Ruling.

    Just to share a success story: my buddy has a Cherokee-6-260 with a hard-working history of 16,570 flight hours. Much of that was...

    Mar 4, 2021 at 8:16 AM
  4. Jim K replied to the thread PIPER Wing Spar AD - Final Ruling.

    Fwiw... Was talking to the lead mechanic on the field here yesterday. The 141 school's fleet of 10k+ hour archers and arrows have been...

    Mar 4, 2021 at 8:16 AM
  5. Jim K replied to the thread Used Engine?.

    ahhh already welded case... yeah finding a good core is probably worthwhile then. I suppose that makes an engine out in the luscombe...

    Mar 4, 2021 at 8:06 AM
  6. Jim K liked Arnold's post in the thread Used Engine?.

    The oil tank cracked and leaked all the oil out. I'm guessing that one of the two shops that had the engine was less than nice to it....

    Mar 4, 2021 at 8:01 AM
  7. Jim K replied to the thread AOPA Renewals.

    I won't get into the inevitable aopa bashing, but will say that the "renew now" "final notice" crap, while annoying, must work because...

    Mar 4, 2021 at 8:01 AM
  8. Jim K replied to the thread Used Engine?.

    That thing is pretty nasty... personally I'd want to tear it down, and then you're spending more money than just rebuilding your...

    Mar 4, 2021 at 7:49 AM
  9. Jim K replied to the thread Daily Pic.

    you're a better dad than me...I bought that same toy....for myself....

    Mar 3, 2021 at 9:25 PM
  10. Jim K liked cowman's post in the thread Daily Pic.

    Hope for the future. My son has been playing with this since I have it to him yesterday. Most new toys hold about 5min of interest...

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  11. Jim K replied to the thread Commercial cross country requirements.

    I have no reason to get a commercial cert other than to have it; I have no desire to be a cfi and very little to be a pro pilot. I just...

    Mar 3, 2021 at 9:22 PM
  12. Jim K liked RussR's post in the thread Commercial cross country requirements.

    To be fair, at some point the regulations agreed with @EvilEagle (and others). For instance, from the 1944 CAR: 20.762 Logging of...

    Mar 3, 2021 at 9:19 PM
  13. Jim K liked EvilEagle's post in the thread Commercial cross country requirements.

    Sure, you can always "what if" and come up with some false positive or specific example that would invalidate it. I agree with the...

    Mar 3, 2021 at 9:09 PM
  14. Jim K liked eman1200's post in the thread Commercial cross country requirements.

    lol oh I'm with you on "does it make any sense?" and the answer is 'not to me;. but as a requirement, as it's currently...

    Mar 3, 2021 at 9:07 PM
  15. Jim K liked EvilEagle's post in the thread Commercial cross country requirements.

    I don't do much GA instruction. I hate to say never about anything. This regulation is (IMO) extremely poorly written. "Solo" to me...

    Mar 3, 2021 at 9:07 PM