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by marklamon
Wed Nov 12, 2008 21:27
Forum: Fuel tanks, systems and parts
Topic: Fuel gauges
Replies: 18
Views: 4815

I have two 13 gallon wing tanks and no nose tank. Only the right tank has a guage in it. After 3 hours of flying the guage rests on empty. So needless to say the first time I tried to fly her 4.5 hours (long story that has a 25mph head wind) it was a real nail biter. I had to believe in the clock. I...
by marklamon
Sun Nov 09, 2008 20:21
Forum: Radios, intercoms, headsets and GPS systems
Topic: Microair 760 or XCOM 760 radios
Replies: 2
Views: 2438

I have the MircoAir 760 in my Champ and love it. It's hook up to a E.L.T. antenna and works great. Mark
by marklamon
Fri Nov 07, 2008 20:21
Forum: Landing gear, wheels and brakes
Topic: Tire pressure?
Replies: 53
Views: 9669

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by marklamon
Thu Nov 06, 2008 19:49
Forum: Post-War Aeronca Champ airplanes
Topic: Headliners
Replies: 10
Views: 2049

David, Got a link for ya http://www.serfi.org/2008/08_Champs/N221R/N221R.htm

Hope to see you at Peach State this weekend. Bring LaLoyd with ya. Mark
by marklamon
Wed Nov 05, 2008 20:33
Forum: Post-War Aeronca Champ airplanes
Topic: Headliners
Replies: 10
Views: 2049

Dang, you must be old! I thought Bill Pancake got the first one off the line and Loyd Thompson got the second one! Just kidding. I think they all had a headliner but I couls be wrong. I feel for ya. A fella brought a Champ into work this week and said he changed out the headliner himself. It looked ...
by marklamon
Tue Nov 04, 2008 21:06
Forum: General Discussion and guidelines
Topic: MAYBE........looking for a commuter
Replies: 43
Views: 4337

Please give a complete description of yours , I'll run it by the boss in the AM. Mark
by marklamon
Tue Nov 04, 2008 21:02
Forum: General Discussion and guidelines
Topic: MAYBE........looking for a commuter
Replies: 43
Views: 4337

We have nice Cherokee 140 for sale at my shop. 1600 hours TT engine and airframe. paint is a 4, inside is a 7. Asking 24,000.00. comes with IFR cert and annual. It is a real tight plane, crisp. Mark
by marklamon
Tue Nov 04, 2008 20:57
Forum: Post-War Aeronca Champ airplanes
Topic: Trim Cable Pulleys
Replies: 18
Views: 3699

The trim cable at the rear spar should run thru a phenolic or nylon block. Someone may have added pulleys there instead. Mark
by marklamon
Mon Nov 03, 2008 21:11
Forum: Engine, Powerplant and Exhaust
Topic: Baffling question
Replies: 2
Views: 989

I just throwing a thought out here. I installed an alternator STC on a Ercoupe and it required a 2" scat tube as a blast tube pointed right on the alternator. Just a guess. Mark
by marklamon
Mon Nov 03, 2008 20:06
Forum: Post-War Aeronca Champ airplanes
Topic: Cooling for 85hp
Replies: 3
Views: 988

You may want to double check your temp guage in a pot of water on the stove. Mark
by marklamon
Mon Nov 03, 2008 19:57
Forum: Fuel tanks, systems and parts
Topic: Fuel gauges
Replies: 18
Views: 4815

If you have a wire and cork float when you park the plane pickup the float and put a clothes pin on it to keep it out of the fuel. Put some red yarn on the clothes pin so you can see it while your taking off. Mark
by marklamon
Mon Nov 03, 2008 19:44
Forum: Fly-Ins and Aeronca related events
Topic: Peachstate Aerodrome Nov. 8th
Replies: 12
Views: 2237

If you look close David was wearing a red thong.

And speaking of looking close, it looks like there is a plane on the runway right under the "A" in taxiway. Cool pic! Mark

NORDO

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Operational
Radio
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Old planes
by marklamon
Sat Nov 01, 2008 21:44
Forum: Fly-Ins and Aeronca related events
Topic: Peachstate Aerodrome Nov. 8th
Replies: 12
Views: 2237

aeroncafan wrote:Ooooh, got it... :wink: Thought you were bringing your wife? :shock:
Nope, she gets out of jail second week of December.
by marklamon
Sat Nov 01, 2008 21:31
Forum: Restoration
Topic: First flight
Replies: 5
Views: 1555

Great job! Well done. Well come to the club. Mark
by marklamon
Sat Nov 01, 2008 21:20
Forum: Fly-Ins and Aeronca related events
Topic: Peachstate Aerodrome Nov. 8th
Replies: 12
Views: 2237

In just wanna know if the same girls will be there this year. Fast women, slow planes and peach flavored fuel.