Radar Contact's Recent Activity

  1. Radar Contact replied to the thread I think I lost at least 1 cabin in the Great "Smoky" Mountains....

    @FORANE i wish you put this up a couple weeks ago. My wife and I just flew there. I’ll save the link for future trips. You did a great...

    Oct 23, 2020 at 8:26 AM
  2. Radar Contact liked FORANE's post in the thread I think I lost at least 1 cabin in the Great "Smoky" Mountains....

    Figured I would bump this old thread to show what the cabin looks like now. Construction finished over a year ago. We've changed...

    Oct 23, 2020 at 8:23 AM
  3. Radar Contact replied to the thread Hangar space issue.

    At my airport, it’s because people that have nothing to do with aviation have figured out hangars are cheaper than any other space of...

    Oct 23, 2020 at 12:16 AM
  4. Radar Contact liked midlifeflyer's post in the thread KSNA Departure Confusion.

    Exactly. We like to think there are hard lines separating functions, but they are fuzzier than that.

    Oct 22, 2020 at 3:47 PM
  5. Radar Contact replied to the thread KSNA Departure Confusion.

    I don’t know that airspace at all. I will say during this reduced traffic/Covid staffing at SOME facilities, they have things combined...

    Oct 22, 2020 at 3:02 PM
  6. Radar Contact liked NealRomeoGolf's post in the thread Teach Me About Prop Governors.

    Yeah, sorry, the thread title was wrong from the start because I'm an ignoramous. Governor is fine. We are in hub land.

    Oct 22, 2020 at 2:32 PM
  7. Radar Contact replied to the thread Teach Me About Prop Governors.

    My mistake. I was thinking you were just talking about the governor. Around 4K for a prop makes sense. I think mine were about 4400 each...

    Oct 22, 2020 at 2:20 PM
  8. Radar Contact liked Rockymountain's post in the thread Tell me about the PA-46 Matrix (especially compared to the PA-32R).

    The biggest competition to the Matrix is the Mirage/Malibu. For 100-150k more you can get a pressurized version. As far as comparing to...

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  9. Radar Contact replied to the thread Teach Me About Prop Governors.

    Wow! I thought new governors were around 2K.

    Oct 22, 2020 at 1:56 PM
  10. Radar Contact replied to the thread Teach Me About Prop Governors.

    They estimate the cost?

    Oct 22, 2020 at 1:48 PM
  11. Radar Contact liked smv's post in the thread When to abandon the "go" in touch and go.

    One poor fellow spent 40some years driving the same tractor and simply could not overcome that problem. It was not just high stress...

    Oct 22, 2020 at 1:43 PM
  12. Radar Contact replied to the thread Teach Me About Prop Governors.

    Good news is after the first year or two, subsequent years seem cheap. :) Says the guy who is probably going to ask for both mine to be...

    Oct 22, 2020 at 1:34 PM
  13. Radar Contact replied to the thread When to abandon the "go" in touch and go.

    I can confirm, many older tractors with column throttles are indeed forward idle/cutoff and back increases. Some negative habit transfer...

    Oct 22, 2020 at 1:24 PM
  14. Radar Contact liked Mtns2Skies's post in the thread Checkride #5.

    Passed with flying colors... Commercial SES is now complete... This has by far been the most fun I've had in an airplane... I'm totally...

    Oct 21, 2020 at 7:29 PM
  15. Radar Contact replied to the thread Kevin gave me an idea.

    Despite my best efforts of shaking hands with the degenerates from here at Gaston’s and licking every door knob I can find, still no...

    Oct 21, 2020 at 7:13 PM