Tantalum's Recent Activity

  1. Tantalum replied to the thread Why are these planes still using toxic fuel?.

    1940's engine technology strikes again!

    Apr 22, 2021 at 6:21 PM
  2. Tantalum liked RyanB's post in the thread Why are these planes still using toxic fuel?.

    I’m not saying this is unfounded, but I wonder how many people have elevated levels of carbon monoxide in their blood due to automobile...

    Apr 22, 2021 at 6:15 PM
  3. Tantalum replied to the thread How reliable will ATC vector you around thunderstorms?.

    Keep in mind that ATC does not see what you see out the window, and as PIC you are solely responsible for safe flight I've had ATC tell...

    Apr 22, 2021 at 4:17 PM
  4. Tantalum liked Salty's post in the thread How reliable will ATC vector you around thunderstorms?.

    That's an interesting question, but no matter the answers provided here, for my safety, I would always assume they will not vector me...

    Apr 22, 2021 at 4:10 PM
  5. Tantalum replied to the thread Flight plan using radial/distance.

    Hand fly? Use heading mode and make adjustments?

    Apr 22, 2021 at 11:19 AM
  6. Tantalum liked EdFred's post in the thread Flight plan using radial/distance.

    You do know that you can hand fly the airplane, yes? Would also like to know what the full clearance is.

    Apr 22, 2021 at 11:17 AM
  7. Tantalum replied to the thread Flight plan using radial/distance.

    What's the issue? That you can't put it in the autopilot? Directions like this are used quite often when departing instrument from...

    Apr 22, 2021 at 11:17 AM
  8. Tantalum liked MauleSkinner's post in the thread Flight plan using radial/distance.

    If you can’t navigate it, technically you can’t accept the clearance.

    Apr 22, 2021 at 11:15 AM
  9. Tantalum liked Busflyer's post in the thread Flight plan using radial/distance.

    Just dial it into your VOR and use that.

    Apr 22, 2021 at 11:15 AM
  10. Tantalum liked Kenny Phillips's post in the thread Martha Lunken has privileges revoked.

    Yup. It's one of those things that isn't particularly dangerous—I've been above, on, and below the bridges (they are twins) in question,...

    Apr 22, 2021 at 10:44 AM
  11. Tantalum liked EdFred's post in the thread Martha Lunken has privileges revoked.

    If you're gonna do it, a popped breaker, some duct tape, and vinyl solves the issue of who it was.

    Apr 22, 2021 at 10:43 AM
  12. Tantalum liked RussR's post in the thread Martha Lunken has privileges revoked.

    Not exactly sure what other outcome could be expected. A former FSDO employee, a former DPE, an experienced flight instructor - she...

    Apr 22, 2021 at 10:43 AM
  13. Tantalum liked Racerx's post in the thread Raptor Aircraft.

    Canadians can call out a buffoon so eloquent and kindly. Well done Ross.

    Apr 22, 2021 at 10:42 AM
  14. Tantalum liked unsafervguy's post in the thread Raptor Aircraft.

    thank you, somebody got it!

    Apr 22, 2021 at 10:42 AM
  15. Tantalum liked Salty's post in the thread Raptor Aircraft.

    That sounds like a Peter solution to me.

    Apr 22, 2021 at 10:42 AM