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  • Aircraft (make - model)

    '09 8GCBC, Lyc O360C1G, MT prop, 70 gals, STCs 2100A, C3000A, 31136.R, 8.556, VGs, MoGas
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Thursday, 05 August 2010 23:55
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  • Backcountry jamming.... P-gp52nEEnc
    4 days 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)...
    2 weeks 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
    2 weeks 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
    2 weeks ago
  • 8GCBC created a new forum topic 2016.04.09.Oregon.Coast
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    3 weeks 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...
    1 month 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...
    1 month 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,...
    2 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)
    2 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
    2 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
    2 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...
    2 months ago
  • Received a BackCountryPilot.Org hat & shirt combo today!! Getting my boat ready for a South Pacific cruise with the right gear is important. Thanks Zzz!!! https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4910/a75d3c67b97ce164eff2dd96.jpg https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4910/a898fd5f5183726060a581c9.jpg
    2 months ago
  • 8GCBC is friends with denalipilot
  • Driving powerboat to West Oahu (maybe)... :D Preamble: The surf reached 42' in some locations this week. However, not big enough for the Eddie Contest at Waimae Bay, Oahu due to the swell passing...
    3 months ago
  • Went over and looked at the Cessna. Pictures are from my cheap Android cellular telephone... https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4898/58b0488fa61c14cbf68aa2a4.jpg https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4898/5daaf8b5b1b41e2faa51ec18.jpg https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4898/e67145539f9516549d24d69e.jpg https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4898/f8120a6f44a2d413828e5739.jpg https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4898/cbcd836e0c632bd9a7a3e7b9.jpg https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4898/5afc6f0691645fd46e861107.jpg
    3 months ago
  • 8GCBC created a new forum topic Cessna 337 ditches in Hawaii Islands
    http://khon2.com/2016/02/02/pilot-okay-after-small-plane-lands-in-ocean-off-honolulu/
    3 months ago
  • 8GCBC created a new forum topic BFR Completed KTOA, South Bay Aviation
    We had a great BFR flight yesterday in Los Angles. Clear, calm and great visibility. My instructor was very professional and did not hesitate to "pass" me ( there is no "pass/fail", just completion)...
    4 months ago
  • 8GCBC created a new forum topic 2015.12.28.KONP Sunrise local
    KONP had torrential rain intermittently the last (24) hours. In between showers about 08:00 - 11:00 PST I departed on a local flight over to Walport. I rescued a injured lizard. He said he used to...
    4 months ago
  • Good amounts for ski folks. https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4832/45a296bc34b76b64ad87cb4a.jpg Drove from the Coast to check if it was really true. Amazing first day on...
    4 months ago

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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 Tuning, Maintenance, 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...
April 16, 2016, 5:31 pm, in Video Gallery
View post 2016.04.16 Polar Bear Club for Pilots
This makes all the time and money seem trivial. Getting into the Backcounty alone and getting into the water in the Cascades....
April 15, 2016, 7:43 pm, in Trip Reports
View post 2016.04.15 Float flying (surrendering is the only way)
Finally flew to the Cascades Mountain Range. Set down (alighted) in a beautiful lake that almost seemed surreal. Oregon...
April 13, 2016, 2:54 pm, in Video Gallery
View post 2016.04.13 Calm Before the Storm (Dawn Patroling)
A weather frontal system is moving in off the Pacific. Decided to get a surf check flight before any significant weather...
April 11, 2016, 6:37 pm, in Video Gallery
View post 2016.04.09.Oregon.Coast
aXIyiRlzYBY
March 28, 2016, 9:59 pm, in Tuning, Maintenance, and Parts Support
View post UREM38E @ $24.45 versus REM38E @ $29.95
Does anyone have an issue with Tempest sparkplugs going in a Lycoming O360C1G ?
Tempest UREM38E @ $24.45 versus Champion...
March 18, 2016, 6:00 pm, in The Sporting Life
View post More great folks on BCP.org!! (East meets West in HI)
There are definitely very cool people on this site. Today we met Cliff and Joyce, who are exceptionally nice folks. They...
March 12, 2016, 9:40 am, in Off Topic
View post Last offshore cruise of Winter, then back to PNW
Very excited to receive word that "Cliff" is arriving tomorrow in Honolulu!! We are scheduled to go Whale watching...

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