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  1. weilke replied to the thread PA 28-235 Down in Illinois, 4 Dead, 5/31/2020.

    I can't help but notice the remarkably factual reporting by the SLT and the discipline from the everyone they interviewed: “Several...

    Jun 2, 2020 at 9:07 AM
  2. weilke replied to the thread stec 50 to 55x upgrade. Is it worth it?.

    We went from 55 to 55X. The cost was $2200 for the re-programmed box and a few hours of labor. This was done at the same time as a 430...

    Jun 2, 2020 at 8:55 AM
  3. weilke replied to the thread Coping with Covid-19.

    You will find some internet experts who are convinced that they are harmful. But then, you'll also find some neurosurgeon out there who...

    Jun 2, 2020 at 8:12 AM
  4. weilke replied to the thread Pilots who've had an aircraft on leaseback with their flight school.

    It can be. As long as it is not structured in the usual risk-sharing* setup with the FBO/school but rather as a straight up lease of an...

    Jun 1, 2020 at 11:48 AM
  5. weilke replied to the thread Those with fear of heights need not apply.

    The technique seems to have worked for him for quite a long time.

    May 28, 2020 at 3:59 PM
  6. weilke replied to the thread I told the wife that I would never get a motorcycle....

    An 883 sportster is 49hp, a 1200 66hp. Its more than a moped, but those are Harleys beginner bikes. Not my cup of tea as they are so low...

    May 28, 2020 at 11:10 AM
  7. weilke replied to the thread I told the wife that I would never get a motorcycle....

    With my n=2 experience on buying aircraft, I can tell you that it works better to have the discussion prior to bringing home your...

    May 28, 2020 at 10:31 AM
  8. weilke replied to the thread I told the wife that I would never get a motorcycle....

    Allegedly my mom came home one day early in my parents marriage to find a disassembled car engine on the kitchen table.

    May 28, 2020 at 9:31 AM
  9. weilke replied to the thread I used to like UPS.

    The UPS drivers are represented by the Teamsters. Pretty sure they get paid exactly how much they are owed. If they work OT, they get...

    May 27, 2020 at 11:42 PM
  10. weilke replied to the thread Do You Wash Your Wife's Car?.

    White isn't any better. I am thinking flat camo for the next car.

    May 27, 2020 at 9:57 PM
  11. weilke replied to the thread I told the wife that I would never get a motorcycle....

    Multi-cylinder engines are for weaklings.

    May 27, 2020 at 9:39 PM
  12. weilke replied to the thread I told the wife that I would never get a motorcycle....

    If you are looking to sit upright, try to ride one of the smaller displacement dual-sport bikes. Suzuki DR-Z400, Honda CRF450. The dirt...

    May 27, 2020 at 9:30 PM
  13. weilke replied to the thread Do You Wash Your Wife's Car?.

    Yes. I also get her flowers.

    May 27, 2020 at 5:58 PM
  14. weilke replied to the thread This is absurd......

    The intern who wrote that was riding a tricycle around the yard when the last shuttle lifted off.

    May 27, 2020 at 3:31 PM
  15. weilke replied to the thread SpaceX Big Day T Minus 1Hr.

    bummer.

    May 27, 2020 at 3:22 PM