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    '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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13 hours 8 minutes 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
    4 days 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/
    7 days 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)...
    1 month 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...
    1 month 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...
    2 months ago
  • Nice local flight (of two) with my Taylor Craft neighbor. Went down South to Walport ... i99xm_wNuXo
    2 months ago
  • 8GCBC created a new forum topic 2015.12.19 KONP (Rainbows)
    Today a magical rainbow over the USCG AirFac: https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4828/ba193aaea9235dfec3efc01f.jpg It was VFR most of the afternoon with rain showers occasionally: https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4828/3264e1475d62d2451c0c5b90.jpg T-shirt...
    2 months ago
  • Discovery Channel is in Newport to video Crabing. The Oregon crab season is still closed but, is expected to open very soon...this will have some major "Balz to Wall" fishing action for sure!! http://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/2015/12/18/deadliest-catch-spinoff-coming-to-discovery-channel/?intcmp=hpffo&intcmp=obnetwork
    2 months ago
  • 8GCBC created a new forum topic Retro look year 2015
    I'm starting a thread to remember 2015. It was a great year for just about everything we did. March 2015: My first retro post is Australia with DrifterDriver and 56C172. Two stellar guys. Byron...
    2 months ago
  • 8GCBC created a new forum topic 2015.12.13-(14).KONP.local.flight
    After the gales, a nice day to fly: https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4815/9765e622c8965f8018ee2b26.jpg NOAA's Pacific HQ: https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4815/2fae5806ed175cf5bc9d74a2.jpg Yaquina...
    2 months ago
  • 8GCBC created a new forum topic (10) days until Winter Soltice (KPDX)
    December Solstice in Portland, Oregon, U.S.A. is on Monday, December 21, 2015 at 8:49 PM PST The shortest day of the year. Then the days become longer. Yeah! Note: Hawaii has two longest days...
    2 months ago
  • Asking for information on EVA foam (or alternative) in outdoor applications. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethylene-vinyl_acetate Thank you.
    2 months ago
  • Question: Prelude: An aircraft is flying straight and level. The MP & RPMS are constant. The outside air pressure, temperature, and moisture is constant. The mixture is set to best power. There...
    3 months ago
  • 8GCBC created a new forum topic Molokai ("Mo beta Brah") fishing :-))
    Good news...ha ha ha!! "..I'm so excited and I just can't hide it..." http://youtu.be/8iwBM_YB1sE The relentless gale force trades in the channels or slowing down! And the calm winds trigger a primal...
    3 months ago
  • The temperature at Torrance Airport is 46F (Latitude 33.8) and Newport is 55F (Latitude 44.6) @ 08:00 PST. https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4772/c72b2d0de28925db7c17cb84.jpg https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4772/faef106b00c97076c3d490f8.jpg There...
    3 months ago
  • Wife made me go surfing today ( she said I'm getting fat. Too fat to fit into the little Scout! ) Having fun sometimes is more work than going to work. I just got over influenza and a bad back. Needed...
    3 months ago
  • Note: Below is a "cut and paste" of a PDF, I don't know how to post PDFs on this forum. The tables are distorted. :twisted: FAA Aviation Safety SPECIAL AIRWORTHINESS INFORMATION BULLETIN SUBJ:...
    3 months ago
  • In March, 2015 we were "DownUnder" flying around with Tim (DrifterDriver) and Noel in NSW. Had a great time. During the trip we surfed Kirra and Byron on the best surfboard known to mankind ..The Aussie...
    3 months ago
  • 8GCBC created a new forum topic Pokai Bay, Oahu (anchored Saturday)
    If anybody is on the West side of Oahu this weekend. We will be anchored in Pokai Bay. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pililaau_Army_Recreation_Center# https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4742/4eb437628769e5d2de5f2d61.jpg https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4742/adf79a35294fe17e32b440a1.jpg
    4 months ago
  • I was picking up a gallon on 5606H hydraulic fluid at our favorite aviation distributor, Gold Wings Aviation, and noticed this new looking C208 on WipAire 8750's. I was told that C208s are flown over...
    4 months ago

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February 5, 2016, 3:17 pm, in Accident Analysis
View post Ditched Cessna 337, Hawaii, removal and analysis (Pictures)
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
http://www.kitv.com/clip/12193113/cessna-retrieved-from-keehi-lagoon
February 2, 2016, 10:58 pm, in The Sporting Life
View post Oahu to Molokai via surface vessel (music Rainbow)
Finally drove our boat to Molokai. Left at 06:00AM yesterday and returned today. Spent the night in a spooky little harbor...
February 2, 2016, 8:00 pm, in Live to Tell
View post Cessna 337 ditches in Hawaii Islands (video included)
http://khon2.com/2016/02/02/pilot-okay-after-small-plane-lands-in-ocean-off-honolulu/
January 4, 2016, 8:44 am, in Aviation Regulation and Law
View post BFR 61.56 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...
December 28, 2015, 12:21 pm, in Trip Reports
View post 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...
December 22, 2015, 7:09 pm, in The Sporting Life
View post Willamette Pass (4x4) Ski Trip (Video report)
Good amounts for ski folks.
https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4832/45a296bc34b76b64ad87cb4a.jpg
Drove...
December 20, 2015, 7:39 pm, in Trip Reports
View post 2015.12.20 After the gales...Peace and calm KONP
Nice local flight (of two) with my Taylorcraft neighbor. Went down South to Walport ...
i99xm_wNuXo
December 19, 2015, 5:43 pm, in Trip Reports
View post 2015.12.19 KONP local flight (Rainbows today!!)
Today a magical rainbow over the USCG AirFac:
https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/2165/4828/ba193aaea9235dfec3efc01f.jpg
It...
December 18, 2015, 3:28 pm, in The Sporting Life
View post KONP: "Deadliest Catch" spinoff, Newport, OR (now!)
Discovery Channel is in Newport to video Crabing. The Oregon crab season is still closed but, is expected to open very soon...this...
December 17, 2015, 2:05 pm, in Around the Campfire
View post Retro look year 2015
I'm starting a thread to remember 2015. It was a great year for just about everything we did.
March 2015: My first retro...

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