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  1. Jim_CAK liked Omalley1537's post in the thread Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen died.

    Yep. Flying Heritage Collection at KPAE. He has some very cool stuff. In addition to a Mustang, Spitfire, and P-47 he has several German...

    Oct 16, 2018 at 11:31 AM
  2. Jim_CAK liked Bill Jennings's post in the thread (N/A) Things that have gone by the wayside.

    Reminds me of under dash cassette players. My car in high school only had an AM radio, so under the dash hung the FM converter, beside...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 7:54 PM
  3. Jim_CAK replied to the thread Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen died.

    I saw a biography on Paul Allen a few years ago. At one point Bill Gates and Steve Balmer tried to cut him out of Microsoft when he...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 7:06 PM
  4. Jim_CAK liked midlifeflyer's post in the thread How do I enter this into a GTN 750?.

    I sometime do short instructional videos to illustrate things. I've started and stopped doing a GTN user waypoint one a few times. This...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 6:58 PM
  5. Jim_CAK liked mtuomi's post in the thread St Barths anybody?.

    They say you should start applying when you have around 850 hours. 900 is competitive.

    Oct 15, 2018 at 6:47 PM
  6. Jim_CAK liked bobmrg's post in the thread Student Landing Issue.

    Bingo. When I had a student at this stage of training we did not do T&Gs...after each landing I would take the controls and do the...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 11:45 AM
  7. Jim_CAK replied to the thread Stormscopes, how useful?.

    At least the manual for our WX-10 says it can detect the static charges between rising and descending columns of air as they are...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 11:38 AM
  8. Jim_CAK liked woodchucker's post in the thread Just finish assembling the stratux kit! :-).

    I just purchased a Sentry, but haven’t had a chance to fly with it yet. Hopefully in the next few weeks I’ll get a chance to take it up.

    Oct 15, 2018 at 11:24 AM
  9. Jim_CAK liked GRG55's post in the thread Almost Had To Sell The Plane.

    Glad to hear you landed on your feet! It's the reason I left Big Oil in the '90s. Used to be a great place to work. Then turned into a...

    Oct 13, 2018 at 1:41 PM
  10. Jim_CAK replied to the thread Avidyne IFD440 and 540... who has one?.

    Thanks. I guess it is the “ether / or” that surprises me. I like verifying I have the correct Nav and com frequencies and the next...

    Oct 12, 2018 at 8:26 PM
  11. Jim_CAK liked Rushie's post in the thread Almost Had To Sell The Plane.

    Not gonna say on a public forum. Part of the severance was he wasn't to "badmouth" the company which I interpret as saying anything at...

    Oct 12, 2018 at 5:22 PM
  12. Jim_CAK replied to the thread Almost Had To Sell The Plane.

    Good for you Don. That has happened to me a few times over the last 35 years. Your advice about debt free is spot on. We worked to...

    Oct 12, 2018 at 5:15 PM
  13. Jim_CAK replied to the thread looks like MzeroA got Dynon SkyView.

    Like the others said - I would be willing to bet he got deep discounts for product placement in his videos. I had a hard time listening...

    Oct 12, 2018 at 4:33 PM
  14. Jim_CAK liked ktup-flyer's post in the thread looks like MzeroA got Dynon SkyView.

    I'm sure he got a nice discount

    Oct 12, 2018 at 4:17 PM
  15. Jim_CAK liked GBSoren's post in the thread Avidyne IFD440 and 540... who has one?.

    I've been using my IFD440 for just about a year now, and I can say not seeing the nav frequencies has never been an issue for me, but I...

    Oct 12, 2018 at 3:08 PM