RyanShort1's Recent Activity

  1. RyanShort1 replied to the thread Why WiFi instead of bluetooth for portable ADS-B?.

    I understand the problem on this, and yeah, I'd really like it if my Stratux connected via Bluetooth instead of wifi.

    Jul 19, 2018 at 9:24 PM
  2. RyanShort1 liked DaleB's post in the thread I can not build a pietenopol because I live in Kyrgyzstan.

    Never heard of a Pietenpol? You need to get out more. :) The original had a Model A engine, but they have been powered by everything...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 8:45 PM
  3. RyanShort1 replied to the thread Midair over Everglades.

    I've been in a head-on situation before - was in the back seat of a Cub and the student thankfully asked "what are we supposed to do if...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 8:45 PM
  4. RyanShort1 liked hindsight2020's post in the thread Time for an Eng. Overhaul?.

    LOL. That would be the surest fire way to NOT get most of your money back.

    Jul 18, 2018 at 12:46 PM
  5. RyanShort1 liked GMascelli's post in the thread I hope they recover quickly and are OK!.

    :) just the laugh I need with a fractured sternum..... painful Hope get out of this hospital today or tomorrow and get to Rehab....

    Jul 16, 2018 at 3:01 PM
  6. RyanShort1 replied to the thread Survival gear..what do you carry?.

    Snakeshot over west Texas...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 10:29 PM
  7. RyanShort1 replied to the thread Anyone Go Flying On Friday The 13th?.

    Twice, and a drone... :mad:

    Jul 14, 2018 at 10:26 PM
  8. RyanShort1 liked Henning's post in the thread Anyone Go Flying On Friday The 13th?.

    Nope, but I finally got a decent job.

    Jul 14, 2018 at 10:25 PM
  9. RyanShort1 replied to the thread RG gear issues.

    There can still be an issue in one direction, not affected by the other. We had one bird that never ever ran the pump on start up, or...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 9:46 PM
  10. RyanShort1 replied to the thread RG gear issues.

    I would NOT expect it to run often. I've got two Cardinals in hangars right now and I've only had a gear pump run when I turned the...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 6:21 PM
  11. RyanShort1 replied to the thread RG gear issues.

    Just an FYI, the expense of replacing the seals is nowhere near the expense of a perfect belly landing. Been there, done that. One...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 12:53 AM
  12. RyanShort1 liked azure's post in the thread RG gear issues.

    So my plane finally got into the shop today. The owner just emailed me to say they cycled the gear about 20 times, and nary once did it...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 12:49 AM
  13. RyanShort1 liked azure's post in the thread RG gear issues.

    Yeah, probably so.

    Jul 14, 2018 at 12:48 AM
  14. RyanShort1 liked Tarheelpilot's post in the thread RG gear issues.

    Even if you could have accessed the pump it would have been a poor decision to fly.

    Jul 14, 2018 at 12:48 AM
  15. RyanShort1 liked Kritchlow's post in the thread RG gear issues.

    After a known gear problem you opted to go for another lap in the pattern and try to pull the gear up???? Maybe I’m misunderstanding. I...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 12:46 AM