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  1. Thread: Intro

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    what MadamaBreakneck suggests got me thinking......

    what MadamaBreakneck suggests got me thinking...

    which every direction you take, although not the be all and end all, consider what you'd like to to do longer term.
    perhaps best to consider once...
  2. Thread: Intro

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    its easy for me to be bias, but I won't and...

    its easy for me to be bias, but I won't and instead i would suggest try both! you'll know which you prefer after giving one or both a try
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    It is odd really. i kept myself to myself at my...

    It is odd really.
    i kept myself to myself at my "club airfield" - i didn't join any flyouts and the social events always clashed with other events 99% of the time. I was always quick to say hi and...
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    I currently have somewhere inbetween. I am now...

    I currently have somewhere inbetween.

    I am now at an airfield where only 33% of the time I see someone else. there are half a dozen aircraft at the strip, and many more pilots in the various...
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    this without doubt is the element which takes the...

    this without doubt is the element which takes the time.

    i got my licence July 2013, and spent 9 months searching for a place to keep an aircraft before room became available at the airfield where...
  6. Thread: Intro

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    Firstly welcome to the forum Secondly, I am...

    Firstly welcome to the forum

    Secondly, I am also W Berks so happy to answer any "local" questions



    If you've taken a look you'll already know there are two schools there
    White Horse...
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    seems like a waste to me.... for me that only...

    seems like a waste to me....

    for me that only is 14litres of fuel* which is at best 2 hours of fuel so a 90minute flight time allowing for reserves...?

    although many of my flights are not much...
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    looks like it is missing a stability control -...

    looks like it is missing a stability control - some fancy electronic gizmo to stop stunts happening like this for the none stunt pilot/application.

    there are quadcopters out there which have a...
  9. Thread: Split Rings

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    if you search "Cotter Rings" (Google Search...

    if you search "Cotter Rings" (Google Search Cotter Rings) this may help you....
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    Looking on G-info it looks like a Kevin Underwood...

    Looking on G-info it looks like a Kevin Underwood has owned it since Jun-2019 (after Chris)
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    https://afors.com/aircraftView/48919

    https://afors.com/aircraftView/48919
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    you are having a laugh right?? used on both...

    you are having a laugh right??

    used on both versions of the P-51 Mustang and Spitfire
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    Although different numbers the same has occurred...

    Although different numbers the same has occurred (as I understand) for the Quantum, with a MTOW 390Kgs some are uprated/graded to 409Kgs
    not a massive change, but from 472 > 500 is is a similar...
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    looking at Wikipedia seems there were indeed...

    looking at Wikipedia seems there were indeed versions made with a 912 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rans_S-6_Coyote_II


    it woudl also seem some Googling offers answers on big...
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    I would say "yes" but with a pinch of salt. by...

    I would say "yes" but with a pinch of salt.

    by and large my flexwing season can be summarised by "BST" simply, when the clocks are set to GMT i am not constantly checking a weather app for the...
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    Seconded!! A brilliant article and i am :lol:...

    Seconded!!

    A brilliant article and i am :lol: at everyone else taking this personally.

    His articles are designed to be controversial - he has built a career on it this week it is pilots, next...
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    that link is broken

    that link is broken
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    Although i am very much in the camp of "remain in...

    Although i am very much in the camp of "remain in the UK" (Brexit jokes aside please) I am quite happy stretching myself to the IOW - and although know that the previous owner of my Quantum has gone...
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    it it was up to my wife and we were in your...

    it it was up to my wife and we were in your position, Eurostar without a doubt.

    i own a flexwing but have on occasion hired a C42 and she has joined me. Ironically despite well into double figures...
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    I presume Leicester Airport is not an option? ...

    I presume Leicester Airport is not an option?

    Husbands Bosworth is an option but gliding so you'd have to be good friends there

    Stoke Golding looks like a friendly airfield


    I am guessing...
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    That article is now available online ...

    That article is now available online

    https://www.pilotweb.aero/news/caa-flight-cost-sharing-advice-1-6163449?utm_medium=email&utm_source=eshot&utm_campaign=newsletterlink
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    15100 This is now 18 months past but this is...

    15100

    This is now 18 months past but this is an article i have from Pilot Dec17 - which summaries "as long as something i paid you're kosher"
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    there was a very well written article in the May...

    there was a very well written article in the May edition of Pilot on this subject and praised the situation



    based on the assumption maybe, but as indicated by Jetlag, there are other costs...
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    A different method but i also reach 114nm with...

    A different method but i also reach 114nm

    with fuel rate @ 22l/hr and 50litres available = maximum endurance is 2.27hours (2hrs15) [50/22]


    Allowing for an hours reserve that is 1.27 (or...
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    Any chance the admins can tidy up the last...

    Any chance the admins can tidy up the last handful of pages to get back on topic now we have a dedicated thread on where the topic has gone?
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