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by Its What I do
Wed Sep 23, 2020 8:44 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: 172 down Hope BC ???
Replies: 56
Views: 4173

172 down Hope BC ???

Heard something , but not sure if really happened ? did it??
by Its What I do
Thu May 28, 2020 11:41 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: What's the cruise speed of a Cessna 180 on floats?
Replies: 5
Views: 1091

Re: What's the cruise speed of a Cessna 180 on floats?

180 J with 0470R on cap floats . 23.5-2300 136mph fastest on the coast .
by Its What I do
Tue May 05, 2020 10:41 am
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: compression check in the 60's
Replies: 19
Views: 2292

Re: compression check in the 60's

i bet multi oil is being used ..... :rolleyes:

i would change oil to straight weight and also de - sludge the cylinders as the leakage is most likely the rings .


good luck :mrgreen:
by Its What I do
Tue May 05, 2020 10:39 am
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: compression check in the 60's
Replies: 19
Views: 2292

Re: compression check in the 60's

i bet multi oil is being used ..... :rolleyes:

i would change oil to straight weight and also de - sludge the cylinders as the leakage is most likely the rings .


good luck :mrgreen:
by Its What I do
Mon Apr 27, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Turbine Otter Incident - Fort Langley
Replies: 4
Views: 2101

Re: Turbine Otter Incident - Fort Langley

Was on wheels when accident occurred .........with big tires . :shock:
by Its What I do
Wed Apr 22, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Amphib caravan wrecked in Northern Saskatchewan
Replies: 8
Views: 3348

Re: Amphib caravan wrecked in Northern Saskatchewan

Interesting nothing on the Aviation Safety Network .
I did find on the CADORS site :rolleyes:
by Its What I do
Tue Apr 07, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: Marketplace
Topic: HEADSETS
Replies: 0
Views: 1264

HEADSETS

I have numerous pairs .

10X13.4 DAVID CLARKS
Bose X .

150-350.OO Each or best offer
by Its What I do
Tue Jan 28, 2020 10:39 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Kobe Bryant chopper crash
Replies: 117
Views: 14162

Re: Kobe Bryant chopper crash

As we all know , or most do . flying marginal vfr is very hard . looking at very localized weather 2 1/2 mile and 1400 isnt terrible by any stretch in a helicopter. But in a S76 which is actually a IFR platform with limited visibility for pilot outside reference marginal VFR would be very challengin...
by Its What I do
Wed Dec 11, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Fatal Crash - Gabriola Island - Dec 10, 2019
Replies: 121
Views: 16080

Re: Fatal Crash - Gabriola Island - Dec 10, 2019

Heard Nanaimo Aerostar . Based in Alberta .

Very sad .....
by Its What I do
Fri Dec 06, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: PC 12 down, South Dakota
Replies: 12
Views: 2768

Re: PC 12 down, South Dakota

there are pics showing contamination on the horizontal and wings etc ... no deice , no broom ....no fly

But what do I Know
by Its What I do
Mon Dec 02, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: PC 12 down, South Dakota
Replies: 12
Views: 2768

Re: PC 12 down, South Dakota

1/2 mile 400 overcast . 12 people on board departing after midnight .

hmmm great decision making .
by Its What I do
Wed May 22, 2019 7:21 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Taquan Beaver
Replies: 5
Views: 1897

Taquan Beaver

And now another Beaver down ?????

Any news ??
by Its What I do
Sat May 04, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: 182 down by Smithers
Replies: 133
Views: 12394

182 down by Smithers

Anyone know anything??

Just heard through a friend....

Hope all are ok
by Its What I do
Mon Apr 08, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Harbour Air switching to battery powered planes
Replies: 71
Views: 13012

Re: Harbour Air switching to battery powered planes

can you say R&D money? It has some merit . I think you could remove 1200-1400 lbs from a beaver . Install batteries and engine 2000lbs and fly for 2.5 hours on battery ,. maybe in a few years . The biggest hurdle will be water based charging systems . Battery /range with reserves. but what do i ...
by Its What I do
Fri Nov 30, 2018 8:59 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Plane with 2 aboard missing between Chilliwack and Edmonton
Replies: 44
Views: 7949

Re: Plane with 2 aboard missing between Chilliwack and Edmonton

Its very sad when these episodes happen .
With modern technology it shouldnt happen.

WWW.SPIDERTRACKS.COM

Real time tracking .

Condolences to all effected ..
by Its What I do
Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:18 pm
Forum: Marketplace
Topic: Cessna sign
Replies: 0
Views: 1112

Cessna sign

Have a man cave gem.

4feet x 4 feet .
Has 3 fluorescent light back lighting .
Sturdy metal .
In good shape , would require a bit of electrical work .

Make reasonable offer

pm for pics
by Its What I do
Sun Aug 26, 2018 1:18 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: ZBB Plane in the Ditch
Replies: 4
Views: 1564

Re: ZBB Plane in the Ditch

Amphibs. Date: 24-AUG-2018 Time: Afternoon Type: Murphy Elite Owner/operator: Private Registration: C-FDYF C/n / msn: 551 ELT Fatalities: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1 Other fatalities: 0 Aircraft damage: Substantial Location: Boundary Bay Airport (YDT/CZBB), Delta, BC - Canada Phase: Landing Nature:...
by Its What I do
Fri Aug 24, 2018 8:00 pm
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: ZBB Plane in the Ditch
Replies: 4
Views: 1564

ZBB Plane in the Ditch

Anyone know what happened to the Murphy that ended up in the ditch south of Runway 25 today ??
Glad no one hurt ................

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