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  1. Tom-D replied to the thread Cylinder Low Comp/ Oil Consumption.

    Which prop does your aircraft have?

    Jan 18, 2019 at 11:54 PM
  2. Tom-D replied to the thread Cylinder Low Comp/ Oil Consumption.

    Pull the cylinder, it is apparent that you have piston and ring problems also, pull it, and let us see what comes out. OBTW I have two...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 11:43 PM
  3. Tom-D replied to the thread Looking for first plane.

    WAY TO GO. !

    Jan 18, 2019 at 11:34 PM
  4. Tom-D replied to the thread Painting and insulating the new hangar.

    This for the floor, wash after really good and don't get any on you. 2-I Gallon Driveway Concrete Masonry Brick Cleaner Makes 40 Gal....

    Jan 18, 2019 at 10:53 PM
  5. Tom-D replied to the thread Thinking about a Pacer.

    If you'd like a pacer, you'd love this. 1949 CESSNA 170A It's not a 49.. it's 48 rag wing that needs some TLC. ($$)

    Jan 18, 2019 at 9:21 PM
  6. Tom-D replied to the thread Thinking about a Pacer.

    Ever consider a Maule ?

    Jan 18, 2019 at 9:15 PM
  7. Tom-D replied to the thread It it all worth it?.

    Is it all worth it?? only if you think it is.

    Jan 18, 2019 at 7:21 PM
  8. Tom-D replied to the thread Cylinder Low Comp/ Oil Consumption.

    OBTW,, back in the day when we worked on GO-300-D almost every day, broken rings were pretty common, when the pilots would lug the...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 6:59 PM
  9. Tom-D replied to the thread Cylinder Low Comp/ Oil Consumption.

    Gotta remember I'm an old mech, not some introverted English major.

    Jan 18, 2019 at 6:52 PM
  10. Tom-D replied to the thread Cylinder Low Comp/ Oil Consumption.

    I've never questioned it, but I've been told the cylinder is longer, where how much ???

    Jan 18, 2019 at 6:49 PM
  11. Tom-D replied to the thread Cylinder Low Comp/ Oil Consumption.

    No sweat Salty,,, we know this is the internet. We also know that there are many here that read into a post what ain't there, over...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 6:47 PM
  12. Tom-D replied to the thread Cylinder Low Comp/ Oil Consumption.

    Did you know that almost every one of these old GO-300-D's has a Pesko wet vac pump and an oil recovery system, that turned the oil...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 6:39 PM
  13. Tom-D replied to the thread Cylinder Low Comp/ Oil Consumption.

    good idea, if he has a leaking valve he'll find t soon enough. :)

    Jan 18, 2019 at 3:00 PM
  14. Tom-D replied to the thread Thinking about a Pacer.

    Before you buy any rag and tube aircraft, get some with good knowledge of the type to teach you every thing there is to know about the...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 2:21 PM