Tantalum's Recent Activity

  1. Tantalum replied to the thread Another Cirrus down.

    Makes sense. Given the option not to, or to do it in a safer plane, then why not mitigate that risk. I just have to live with the...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 1:50 PM
  2. Tantalum replied to the thread Another Cirrus down.

    I had no idea so many people were averse to flying at night in non chute / Cirrus aircraft. I did not have the luxury or training in a...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 1:38 PM
  3. Tantalum replied to the thread Another Cirrus down.

    But do you wear your sunglasses at night?

    Jun 21, 2018 at 1:34 PM
  4. Tantalum liked X3 Skier's post in the thread Bad Day For a Cessna Pilot....

    More likely Dali. Cheers

    Jun 21, 2018 at 1:13 PM
  5. Tantalum liked LoneAspen's post in the thread My wife did the unthinkable today..

    It's threads like this that make me appreciate being single. Nobody can question, or try to influence, how much I spend on my toys and...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 11:24 AM
  6. Tantalum liked Cykoguy's post in the thread My wife did the unthinkable today..

    Less than a divorce would be an interesting response to that question...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 11:23 AM
  7. Tantalum liked sourdough44's post in the thread My wife did the unthinkable today..

    Just realize a divorce will cost both of you more, sets the mind at ease. Saving up every penny is overrated, just to deal with health...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 11:22 AM
  8. Tantalum replied to the thread Another Cirrus down.

    I got viciously flamed for saying that on our club's Facebook page when that Piper lost its wing. All these people who have no Cirrus...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 11:00 AM
  9. Tantalum liked Ben Sanford's post in the thread Another Cirrus down.

    Think whatever you like. I just see it as a modern innovation that takes risk of the table. Just like in finance why take extra risk for...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 10:50 AM
  10. Tantalum replied to the thread Another Cirrus down.

    You could make that argument, but that also comes with individual risk tolerances I think there is an assumption (or stereotype) out...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 10:36 AM
  11. Tantalum liked tspear's post in the thread Another Cirrus down.

    Read some history. From Wiki: Tim

    Jun 21, 2018 at 9:11 AM
  12. Tantalum liked PaulS's post in the thread Another Cirrus down.

    I wouldn't, chute doesn't even get considered, but it's sure nice to know there's another option there.

    Jun 21, 2018 at 9:09 AM
  13. Tantalum replied to the thread Another Cirrus down.

    Ha! Horses for courses. I hate to always make the car analogy, but they're just so easy. F150 <> Miata <> Cayenne <> Tacoma <> Golf <> 911

    Jun 21, 2018 at 1:07 AM
  14. Tantalum liked 455 Bravo Uniform's post in the thread Another Cirrus down.

    Let’s turn this into the “crustiest brake picture thread”. Mine from this week’s annual (they hide under wheel pants). Man, that’s...

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  15. Tantalum replied to the thread Another Cirrus down.

    That's also just because of people not being trained right on how to use the differential braking and riding the brakes at 1,700 RPM.

    Jun 20, 2018 at 11:58 PM