Shepherd's Recent Activity

  1. Shepherd replied to the thread Hangar Burglary.

    Luckily, I live next to a very large farm, and not all that far from a very large river. <evil laughter> HEH HEH HEH <\evil laughter>

    Jan 15, 2018 at 9:13 PM
  2. Shepherd liked CJ Rader's post in the thread To cold to fly.....

    Went flying for a lesson last Friday at 25 degrees F. The C-152 protested, but finally started. Went flying for an hour and froze my...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 5:02 PM
  3. Shepherd replied to the thread Ummm... this isn't right.....

    The pilot was in a turning dogfight with a space alien when the UFO caught him with a laser disrupter and caused him make a forced...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 2:06 PM
  4. Shepherd liked Bobanna's post in the thread Shock cooling - and related damage. is it a myth?.

    Did you mean "turban" pilots?

    Jan 15, 2018 at 1:37 PM
  5. Shepherd replied to the thread Handheld Radios.

    Finally got to fly today. Bitterly cold, so no volunteers to fly safety seat, sniveling little wretches. I have a new Yaesu FTA-750L....

    Jan 15, 2018 at 1:36 PM
  6. Shepherd liked Ronnie Godfrey's post in the thread First PnP Mission.

    i just got my first PnP mission going from Houston to Dallas. I’m going to do the transport tomorrow morning. It’s one labradoodle. Any...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 1:20 PM
  7. Shepherd replied to the thread Shock cooling - and related damage. is it a myth?.

    The engine stopped running at 1,000 ft and about 300ish yards from the end of the runway, and no parts fell off. After I stopped...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 1:19 PM
  8. Shepherd replied to the thread Safety Pilot Agreement of Duties.

    Finding one who will get in the plane and stop all the crying, screaming and histrionics is also a big plus.

    Jan 15, 2018 at 1:16 PM
  9. Shepherd replied to the thread To cold to fly.....

    WOOHOO! Flying, finally! After weeks of seriously bad weather, and/or a broken Cub, everything came together and I was able to get up...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 1:12 PM
  10. Shepherd replied to the thread Hangar Burglary.

    Simple. A metal mat on the ground, a switch on the door and a really big Tesla coil. Touch the door and nothing happens, open the door...

    Jan 14, 2018 at 2:16 PM
  11. Shepherd replied to the thread Hangar Burglary.

    Maybe it's just me. I can think of half a dozen non-lethal booby traps to secure a hanger. Those are the hard ones. Lethal booby traps...

    Jan 14, 2018 at 9:29 AM
  12. Shepherd replied to the thread RV Drifting on Lake Ice!.

    Over the years, I have had occasions when the aircraft would swap ends on an icy runway. Not my first choice for entertainment. This...

    Jan 13, 2018 at 12:57 PM
  13. Shepherd liked Zeldman's post in the thread RV Drifting on Lake Ice!.

    On narrow gravel strips that are too narrow to turn around on a common practice is to slide the plane. Taxi a little faster than normal,...

    Jan 13, 2018 at 12:53 PM
  14. Shepherd liked mscard88's post in the thread RV Drifting on Lake Ice!.

    Ya ought to try it in your RV, have @Ravioli's co-pilot film it so we can laugh at your ass, unless you wreck it. Then we'll criticize...

    Jan 13, 2018 at 12:51 PM
  15. Shepherd liked GRG55's post in the thread TSA actually find a gun this time....

    The TSA is just an allegedly "professionalized" version of the overreaction after 9/11. Feb 2002. We're living overseas in the Middle...

    Jan 13, 2018 at 12:48 PM