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  1. 49dimes replied to the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    It's NOT my field, And I'm never there even for events. All Saturdays wont work for me o_O. :laughing: None the less "Me Likes it" :).

    Jul 15, 2018 at 2:44 PM
  2. 49dimes liked pawnshopmike's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I got you covered bro. Just PM me your address and I’ll drop them in the mail tomorrow. [ATTACH]

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  3. 49dimes liked pawnshopmike's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Good idea. That’s how I removed all the gaudy badges from my Tacoma. Works like a charm.

    Jul 15, 2018 at 2:29 PM
  4. 49dimes liked Jetpainter's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I used a piece of Kevlar fishing line like a saw and cut between the cuff and the covering.

    Jul 15, 2018 at 2:29 PM
  5. 49dimes replied to the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    It's just to miserably hot and humid. By the time early to mid evening rolls in (best time to fly a couple of times) so do the afternoon...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 2:25 PM
  6. 49dimes liked stangflyer's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    It is always nice to go out and fly with good friends. Not so sure I would enjoy the thud! I try very hard to stay away from those. LOL....

    Jul 15, 2018 at 2:00 PM
  7. 49dimes liked Jetpainter's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    It was a mighty thud! I was amazed that it was not in small pieces scattered everywhere. It left a divot in the ground. But it lived...

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  8. 49dimes liked pawnshopmike's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    Ha! I almost forgot about that. To your credit, it’s still the most terrific helicopter crash I’ve ever witnessed. I felt it in my feet...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 1:58 PM
  9. 49dimes liked Jetpainter's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    Yeah Mike was there a couple of years ago to witness a failure in a weak spot of the tail rotor drive system of my Trex550e followed by...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 1:58 PM
  10. 49dimes liked pawnshopmike's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    It is indeed a wonderful place to fly. It’s about an hour and 15 minute drive from me but I try to make it up there at least a couple...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 1:54 PM
  11. 49dimes liked dhal22's post in the thread Help! Anyone own the 104" AJ Slick?.

    You could host your own fly in.

    Jul 15, 2018 at 12:26 AM
  12. 49dimes replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I would have been sued for malpractice then :oops:. :laughing:

    Jul 15, 2018 at 12:15 AM
  13. 49dimes liked Jetpainter's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    The way the cuffs are made on this Extra you use the silicone to glue them to the fuselage, not the gear like some. So cleaning it off...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 12:12 AM
  14. 49dimes replied to the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    Me too :yesss:. Very nice indeed!

    Jul 15, 2018 at 12:11 AM
  15. 49dimes liked Jetpainter's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    Hey that's a nice looking field, wish I could fly there.;)

    Jul 15, 2018 at 12:09 AM
  16. 49dimes liked stangflyer's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    Holy crap! I think... I mean that is to say... ah, WOW! And I thought I had some big planes. Lol

    Jul 15, 2018 at 12:06 AM
  17. 49dimes liked stangflyer's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    What an awesome field. Glad you got out for a bit.

    Jul 15, 2018 at 12:05 AM
  18. 49dimes liked pawnshopmike's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    Went to the Midwest Airwing Big Bird event today in Collinsville IL. Even though it was smokin hot we still had fun. Until the thunder...

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  19. 49dimes liked Snoopy1's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    I just love flying and all kinds of planes I am really concentrating on 3D lately but still enjoying everything thing else, usually I...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 12:03 AM
  20. 49dimes liked dhal22's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    2 gallons in a day? I'm a 3 flights a day flyer, rarely 5. Maybe I talk too much at the field.

    Jul 15, 2018 at 12:02 AM
  21. 49dimes attached a file to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    No argument here.......When I went to remove the exhaust chest on the Extra I had to tear and peel some of it off first. Then had to use...

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  22. 49dimes liked Jetpainter's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I've been working on my Hangar Extra. I straightened the landing gear and repaired a few cracked pieces of wood near where it mounts. I...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 11:24 PM
  23. 49dimes liked acerc's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    If ya have the time I can buy some and mail them to you.

    Jul 14, 2018 at 11:23 PM
  24. 49dimes replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    :)

    Jul 14, 2018 at 4:22 PM
  25. 49dimes liked dhal22's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I grew up stick shift and love them, can drive most without using the clutch after takeoff. But in a city of 6 million stick shift...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 3:48 PM