John A. Minatelli's Discussions (104)

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"Hi John, I am in the midst of looking for flight insurance and it looks like I need…"

John A. Minatelli replied Jun 9, 2018 to NEW ENGINE FORUMS!

17 Jun 9, 2018
Reply by John Austin

"Thanks John for creating this forum.  I purchased the Azalea Aviation 120 HP Spyder…"

John A. Minatelli replied May 30, 2018 to Welcome to the Corvair Engine Forum!

9 Aug 17, 2018
Reply by David J Tillema

"Hi Lynn: Thanks to John Austin's excellent Beta test input where he pointed out the…"

John A. Minatelli replied May 30, 2018 to Uavionics Skybeacon

4 May 30, 2018
Reply by John A. Minatelli

"Hi Charles,  I highly recommend the Azalea Aviation products.  Better engineering to…"

John A. Minatelli replied May 26, 2018 to Thoughts on 5th bearing with non-nitrided crankshaft

7 Jun 19, 2018
Reply by Charles Miller

"Hi Todd, you can’t go wrong at Azalea Aviation. You can purchase either the 100 or t…"

John A. Minatelli replied May 26, 2018 to Looking for a Corvair engine core

20 Dec 11, 2018
Reply by Robert Sceppa

"Hi Michael, Cortez is natural latex stabilized with ammonia and it works great for…"

John A. Minatelli replied Nov 24, 2017 to Zinc Chromate (Cortec) Primer source

12 Nov 28, 2017
Reply by Joe Spencer

"Hi Jerry, please advise if this is Bill Clapp's 100 HP or 120 HP engine. Sincerely,…"

John A. Minatelli replied Oct 1, 2017 to Corvair Engine - Short Block with 5th Wheel by Bill Clapp - Everything you need to complete, Warp Drive Prop, Dual Ignition, $4000 OBO

3 Oct 1, 2017
Reply by Jerry Prado

"Hi Jason, Cortec is simply latex rubber in its natural form. To keep is flowing just…"

John A. Minatelli replied Aug 27, 2017 to Cortec corrosion primer

9 on Thursday
Reply by Lawrence Bird

"I ordered the 120 HP Spyder engine and complete FWF package from Bill with the engin…"

John A. Minatelli replied Jun 18, 2017 to Anyone Have a Corvair from Azalea Aviation?

8 Jun 18, 2017
Reply by John A. Minatelli

"Hi Michael, Very impressed with your great contributions to the forum. I also purch…"

John A. Minatelli replied Nov 4, 2016 to Wiring

4 Nov 5, 2016
Reply by Michael Chesney


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