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Rich Brazell
 Post subject: trade a plane
PostPosted: Sat May 16, 2015 10:38 pm 
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$49,900 in Trade-a-Plane ?

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Ryan Allen
 Post subject: Re: trade a plane
PostPosted: Mon May 18, 2015 12:29 pm 
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I do like that hinged cowl arrangement. Makes checking the oil a lot easier. I have to take off one cheek cowl prior to every flight to check the oil. Not a bad idea really, cause you get to see everything in there (on one side anyway).


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Rich Brazell
 Post subject: Re: trade a plane
PostPosted: Mon May 18, 2015 2:04 pm 
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What a great idea! ;) BOOM !

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Ryan Allen
 Post subject: Re: trade a plane
PostPosted: Mon May 18, 2015 6:19 pm 
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I set em up, you knock em down!


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Bill Williams
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PostPosted: Tue May 19, 2015 4:33 am 
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The only I see about the tip up cowl is its gonna run Hot, neat idea, just needs a little more work


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jrevens
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PostPosted: Tue May 19, 2015 12:52 pm 
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I have always thought that your design looks good Rich! I guess that that the picture shows your bird in the high lift/slow flight/short landing configuration? ;)

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Rich Brazell
 Post subject: Re: trade a plane
PostPosted: Tue May 19, 2015 10:18 pm 
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John : I'm just a small town pizza lawyer , but I think you look swell also ! :o

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