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by Carlton
Tue Jul 16, 2019 20:16
Forum: Fuel tanks, systems and parts
Topic: Re: Champ wing tanks
Replies: 6
Views: 2295

Re: Champ wing tanks

I am domiciled on the west coast.... Oregon, but I would be happy to chat with your guy,

Thx,
Carlton
by Carlton
Sun Jul 14, 2019 21:04
Forum: Fuel tanks, systems and parts
Topic: Re: Champ wing tanks
Replies: 6
Views: 2295

Re: Champ wing tanks

My issue is that fueling on my local field is not allowed by portable container. Your idea with cover and quick disconnects is exactly what I am thinking would work perfectly.

Any suggestions as to who can help me make this happen?

Carlton
by Carlton
Sat Jul 13, 2019 14:16
Forum: Fuel tanks, systems and parts
Topic: Re: Champ wing tanks
Replies: 6
Views: 2295

Re: Champ wing tanks

Does anyone have any experience or knowledge of a removable champ wing tank? I am thinking of adding small capacity tanks to each wing, but need them both to be removable so they can be filled off site and reinstalled in the wing full.Any thoughts or suggestions? Can this done with a field approval?...
by Carlton
Sat Jul 13, 2019 14:12
Forum: Fuel tanks, systems and parts
Topic: Champ Aux Tanks installed i/a/w Aeronca Drawing 7-1001
Replies: 18
Views: 9400

Re: Champ wing tanks

Does anyone have any experience or knowledge of a removable champ wing tank? I am thinking of adding small capacity tanks to each wing, but need them both to be removable so they can be filled off site and reinstalled in the wing full.Any thoughts or suggestions? Can this done with a field approval?...
by Carlton
Wed May 09, 2012 00:25
Forum: Post-War Aeronca Champ airplanes
Topic: Wing Removal 7AC
Replies: 7
Views: 1883

Re: Wing Removal 7AC

Paul, all sounds great! This is my second Champ and I did three owner assist annuals as well as half of the leg work for a a complete overhaul of the C85 to a O-200 pistons, barrels and cam STC conversion.... I do have a have a T-Hanger at the Salinas Airport and even took a light duty compressor do...
by Carlton
Tue May 08, 2012 01:38
Forum: Post-War Aeronca Champ airplanes
Topic: Wing Removal 7AC
Replies: 7
Views: 1883

Re: Wing Removal 7AC

Paul, making the repairs locally makes good sense !! Do you have any leads on a cylinder and would also be able to help out with an annual and if so.... do you perform owner assist?

Carlton
by Carlton
Tue May 08, 2012 00:31
Forum: Post-War Aeronca Champ airplanes
Topic: Wing Removal 7AC
Replies: 7
Views: 1883

Re: Wing Removal 7AC

Paul, thank you for your help. I see that you are close SNS. Do you specialize in Champs and do you make house calls? The 7AC/65 I purchased is and has been based for many years at SNS, but has not flown In about three or four years as a small hairline crack was discovered in one cylinder during the...
by Carlton
Mon May 07, 2012 22:55
Forum: Post-War Aeronca Champ airplanes
Topic: Wing Removal 7AC
Replies: 7
Views: 1883

Wing Removal 7AC

I am getting ready to pickup my 7AC and transport it home via ground. Can I please get some advise on how best to remove the wings.

C.
by Carlton
Wed Jul 09, 2008 21:11
Forum: Aircraft electrical systems
Topic: Alternator/generator
Replies: 1
Views: 5777

Alternator/generator

i am interested installing a Mode c and possibly a wingtip strobe or tail strobe. Any suggestions on what is the most economical and reliable way to go? i currently do not have electrical system.

7AC-DC C-85 with O-200 crank/pistons