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    '09 8GCBC, Lyc O360C1G, MT prop, 70 gals, STCs 2100A, C3000A, 31136.R, 8.556, VGs, MoGas
Member since
Thursday, 05 August 2010 23:55
Last online
3 hours 3 minutes ago
  • Caution: items you are about view are for entertainment purposes only used on a surface craft not an aircraft. These items can and will be interchanged with my flying vest as mission requires. Viewer...
  • "Going Green" on steroids... http://www.staradvertiser.com/breaking-news/historic-solar-flight-marks-first-round-the-world-journey/
    2 days ago
  • ....14 CFR Part 39 RIN 2120-AA64 Airworthiness Directives; Textron Aviation Inc. Airplanes AGENCY: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Final rule. –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– SUMMARY:...
    3 weeks ago
  • Been living on the Ocean for awhile. 1) Lost (3) guys (20) NM off Haleiwa. Boat overturned. I listened to the SAR most of the night on marine channel (16). Photo credit USCG: https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/5108/ebe5acdc446a46f2fd0282cc.jpg 2)...
    3 weeks ago
  • DAY(1).KONP: Safety gear (regional requirements), Call about fuel, motels, courtesy cars etc., update checklists for regional operations, food, water, computers updated, maintenance logs reviewed and...
    2 months ago
  • SI Lycoming 10-MAR -2016 (just received) http://www.lycoming.com/Portals/0/techpublications/serviceinstructions/SI1560%20Set%20Screw%20Inspection.pdf http://www.lycoming.com/Portals/0/techpublications/serviceinstructions/SI-1343C%20Set%20Screw%20Installation.pdf
    3 months ago
  • 8GCBC is friends with BladeRunner
  • 8GCBC created a new forum topic Santa Catalina Island
    Planning a trip to Santa Catalina island. Will be alighting in the various lakes and reservoirs enroute. Anybody want to meet at "Airport in The Sky" for a REAL "Buffalo Burger"? We can discuss what...
    3 months ago
  • Backcountry jamming.... P-gp52nEEnc
    3 months ago
  • The 2100As required some unscheduled maintenance: 2016.04.18, TT 320 hours: (1) The drag link rubber plug needed to be re-sealed with RTV. The plug is colored black, next to the brake calipers: https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/5011/3df4910c12c3c7014f41f3d1.jpg (2)...
    3 months ago
  • Finally flew to the Cascades Mountain Range. Set down (alighted) in a beautiful lake that almost seemed surreal. Oregon float flying is good, really good. cIRNk2R67qo
    3 months ago
  • A weather frontal system is moving in off the Pacific. Decided to get a surf check flight before any significant weather arrives... Weather Garmin Pilot, iPAD: https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/5001/8c19f4bcfb97472054a49f92.png VpvPYVxrRbQ
    4 months ago
  • 8GCBC created a new forum topic 2016.04.09.Oregon.Coast
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    4 months ago
  • Does anyone have an issue with Tempest spark plugs going in an Lycoming O360C1G ? Tempest UREM38E @ $24.45 versus Champion REM38E @ $29.95 Gaskets are 5/8s the price too: TEMPEST COPPER SPARKPLUG...
    4 months ago
  • There are definitely very cool people on this site. Today we met Cliff and Joyce, who are exceptionally nice folks. They are proud owners of a private airfield in Pennsylvania: http://www.airnav.com/airport/PA72...
    4 months ago
  • Well, I thought I better get into this backcountry gear market while it's hot. For a limited time only a backcountry companion: https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4944/4e86194f8d2d0d14fc535665.jpg Roger,...
    5 months ago
  • If I ever feel that a cross country flight is to long ( I have 70 useable = 6.5 hours with 8.5s) for my attention span. I need to study this dude and his accomplishments... 543 days in space! https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scott_Kelly_(astronaut)
    5 months ago
  • GRIB forecast [email protected]:00 PST. (Only 29 days until "Winta Pau Brah" ) https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4918/5926a12714a215ec66aab452.png
    5 months ago
  • 8GCBC created a new forum topic GoPro Cam shares tumbling like a rock
    Competition winning GoPro losing: http://money.cnn.com/2016/02/04/technology/gopro-cameras-stock/index.html?iid=ob_article_footer&iid=obnetwork https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4913/b3b5deb5abcfa29524f2c0e8.png
    5 months ago
  • Have been very impressed with saltwater durability of CR4623-X-X rivets. Next project. Comments welcome: CR4623-X-X rivets being considered on a steel hulled vessel to attach a sail track to the...
    5 months ago

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July 26, 2016, 11:37 am, in Products, Gear, and Technology
View post Personal safety equipment (What's in your vest?)
Caution: items you are about to view are for entertainment purposes only used on a surface craft not an aircraft. These...
July 25, 2016, 6:03 pm, in Around the Campfire
View post Swiss makes it around the World, Solar Impluse
"Going Green" on steroids...
http://www.staradvertiser.com/breaking-news/historic-solar-flight-marks-first-round-the-world-journey/
July 7, 2016, 8:53 am, in Maintenance, Tuning, and Parts Support
View post AD 2016-14-05, Cessna 175, 175A (amended today)
....14 CFR Part 39
RIN 2120-AA64
Airworthiness Directives; Textron Aviation Inc. Airplanes AGENCY: Federal Aviation Administration...
July 5, 2016, 12:19 pm, in The Sporting Life
View post 2016.07.27 Weekend Warrior (What route is on your iPAD?)
Been living on the Ocean for awhile.
1) Lost (3) guys (20) NM off Haleiwa. Boat overturned. I listened to the SAR most...
May 18, 2016, 7:21 am, in Trip Reports
View post 2016.06.02 KRBL->KONP (final pictures, comments)
DAY(1).KONP: Safety gear (regional requirements), Call about fuel, motels, courtesy cars etc., update checklists for regional...
May 13, 2016, 12:34 pm, in Engines and Propellers
View post Lycoming SI (1560), (1343C) gov. set screw inspect
SI Lycoming 10-MAR -2016 (just received)
http://www.lycoming.com/Portals/0/techpublications/serviceinstructions/SI1560%20Set%20Screw%20Inspection.pdf
http://www.lycoming.com/Portals/0/techpublications/serviceinstructions/SI-1343C%20Set%20Screw%20Installation.pdf
May 12, 2016, 3:32 pm, in Regions and areas
View post Santa Catalina Island via floats (and wheels)
Planning a trip to Santa Catalina island. Will be alighting in the various lakes and reservoirs enroute. Anybody want to...
April 26, 2016, 5:42 pm, in Video Gallery
View post 2016.04.25 Yaquina River Departure, ACA Scout
Backcountry jamming....
P-gp52nEEnc
April 22, 2016, 5:45 pm, in Trip Reports
View post 2016.04.22 Newport City to Siletz, Oregon
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April 19, 2016, 7:07 pm, in Maintenance, Tuning, and Parts Support
View post Wipaire 2100A unscheduled maintainance (TT 320 HR SN)
The 2100As required some unscheduled maintenance:
2016.04.18, TT 320 hours:
(1) The drag link rubber plug needed to be re-sealed...

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