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  1. Let'sgoflying! replied to the thread STEC Autopilot, NAV mode and that pesky Heading Bug.

    I have experienced the same thing and had the same thoughts; that aint raight. It was not my a/p so I did not pursue it. Seems like if...

    Oct 18, 2018 at 12:46 PM
  2. Let'sgoflying! replied to the thread What're those round dials for?.

    :cheerswine: almost 20 years in my plane with round gauges, no autopilot, no gps; have seen some weather. Thanks for sharing, Ted -good...

    Oct 18, 2018 at 12:42 PM
  3. Let'sgoflying! liked Ted DuPuis's post in the thread What're those round dials for?.

    In a Facebook discussion, a friend of mine commented he'd been running numbers on Citation 525s. I responded with a Controller link to a...

    Oct 18, 2018 at 12:39 PM
  4. Let'sgoflying! replied to the thread Air India plane hits wall.

    "I heard the V1, but whatdja say after that?" (bang)

    Oct 17, 2018 at 6:47 PM
  5. Let'sgoflying! liked Mtns2Skies's post in the thread Maintenance close call.

    Ah sorry, thought you meant an engine mount. My bad.

    Oct 17, 2018 at 3:29 PM
  6. Let'sgoflying! replied to the thread Maintenance close call.

    found on preflight; really not 'bad mx' per se. stuff breaks. Replaced and has been fine for years.

    Oct 17, 2018 at 3:29 PM
  7. Let'sgoflying! replied to the thread Maintenance close call.

    through-bolt is not holding engine on the airframe; holds engine parts in same general vicinity though. Unless I am missing your humor.

    Oct 17, 2018 at 12:52 PM
  8. Let'sgoflying! replied to the thread Maintenance close call.

    Buying an airplane? Might look at the nosewheel axle bolt for a nut, before the test flight. Could help you avoid a nasty arrival. So I...

    Oct 17, 2018 at 12:50 PM
  9. Let'sgoflying! replied to the thread Maintenance close call.

    Be sure there are no engine through-bolts broken before launching on a 600mi flight, some at night, over rugged terrain. Just a thought.

    Oct 17, 2018 at 12:48 PM
  10. Let'sgoflying! replied to the thread Maintenance close call.

    Be sure to check all the nosegear hardware is installed/not missing after say, work done by a well known Service Center.

    Oct 17, 2018 at 12:45 PM
  11. Let'sgoflying! replied to the thread Maintenance close call.

    Be sure to look at the elevator trim indicator position compared to where the trim tab actually is, after say, a phase check by a...

    Oct 17, 2018 at 12:42 PM
  12. Let'sgoflying! liked luvflyin's post in the thread CPDL airport?.

    Yeah. My guess is that’s just a good location to put in one of components of the system that will eventually provide CPDL. If and when...

    Oct 17, 2018 at 10:54 AM
  13. Let'sgoflying! replied to the thread Chute Pulled in Midland, TX.

    Stephen, probably the best way to answer that is to look at stats on ground injury/death/property damage with pulled-chute airplanes. I...

    Oct 17, 2018 at 10:53 AM
  14. Let'sgoflying! replied to the thread CPDL airport?.

    that might make sense because cell service in this area is ATT=poor Verizon=spotty but good when you lock on. No other providers so a...

    Oct 17, 2018 at 9:23 AM
  15. Let'sgoflying! replied to the thread CPDL airport?.

    kmrf airport manager

    Oct 17, 2018 at 9:21 AM