Velocity173's Recent Activity

  1. Velocity173 liked Grum.Man's post in the thread New Garmin D2 Delta watch.

    I think it's a nice looking watch but no way I'm paying that for a watch. I also can't really imagine a reason I would look at my watch...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 1:18 PM
  2. Velocity173 liked Warlock's post in the thread Chinook Rescue.

    Big Windy doing it again...thanks for posting...they float, their fast, and can haul the freight...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 12:44 PM
  3. Velocity173 posted a new thread.

    Chinook Rescue

    Mt Hood rescue last week. [MEDIA]

    Forum: Flight Following

    Jul 18, 2018 at 11:40 AM
  4. Velocity173 liked James331's post in the thread Chevy Bolt?.

    The bolt looks like one of those rental econo box cars you end up with when you wait till the last minute to try to book a car.

    Jul 17, 2018 at 9:41 AM
  5. Velocity173 replied to the thread Chevy Bolt?.

    Normal driving mode is like that on the Volt. I always select sport mode when I drive. Much better feel and acceleration vs pedal...

    Jul 17, 2018 at 9:04 AM
  6. Velocity173 liked Zeldman's post in the thread Chevy Bolt?.

    You don't buy for looks any more. :lol: Just look at the new cars. The only thing worth having for looks is the retro looking Mustangs...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 12:59 PM
  7. Velocity173 replied to the thread Chevy Bolt?.

    The Volt does use the engine to assist in propulsion above approx 70 MPH. That’s only after the batt is depleted and operating in ICE or...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 12:53 PM
  8. Velocity173 replied to the thread Chevy Bolt?.

    Nissan Leaf is also an option if looking for a cheaper new EV. [MEDIA]

    Jul 16, 2018 at 12:40 PM
  9. Velocity173 posted a new thread.

    F-35 RIAT

    F-35 doing his thing at the Air Tattoo over the weekend. Not bad. [MEDIA]

    Forum: Flight Following

    Jul 16, 2018 at 12:26 PM
  10. Velocity173 replied to the thread Chevy Bolt?.

    Don’t care for the looks of the Bolt. MT car of the year last year so they saw something in it. I went with a used Gen 1 Volt earlier...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 12:11 PM
  11. Velocity173 liked Ted DuPuis's post in the thread Thunderstorm Time Lapse from FL200.

    I was flying home from a dog flight yesterday at FL200, going from NJ to KC. There was a fairly stormy section in the first half, and I...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 9:18 AM
  12. Velocity173 liked whifferdill's post in the thread Wolf Pro 360.

    Just a little eye candy on what I was generously offered to fly this week. Prototype Wolf Pro 360. Not a Pitts. Baddest 4-cylinder acro...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 7:23 AM
  13. Velocity173 replied to the thread Raptor Aircraft, Vaporware?.

    Lancair, Glasair, Vans and Velocity all had flying prototypes in 1-3 years and kits shipping soon after. Dan Maher had the Velocity...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 9:18 AM
  14. Velocity173 liked luvflyin's post in the thread The Option....

    Exactly. However, when you've been going around and around in closed traffic and the controller clears you for the option yet one more...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 11:15 AM
  15. Velocity173 liked Fearless Tower's post in the thread Pilot job.

    Ah, that makes a whole lot more sense!

    Jul 14, 2018 at 11:12 AM