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Took a 25 minute flight from KJNX to KTTA to show a good friend that I had a well running airplane. Everything was running perfect, and I was really feeling good about it all. Then two miles out,…Continue
Using anything other than the stock oil coolers requires workable, but what I consider to be a hokey setup of hoses to a remote oil cooler. I ran a stock folded fin in my 2700 and it borderline was…Continue
I'm getting ready to paint N167EZ. The wings and empenage are of, and I've got the paint boot built. I'm using a two-part primer and two-part enamel from Kirkers whose directions say that if the…Continue
On July 3, 2020, I my 3100cc engine started running rough on short approach to KTTA, after a 25 minute flight from KJNX, and resulted in me having to dead stick her in against traffic. The resulting teardown exposed a broken pushrod, and possibly a worn out rocker arm. The resulting discussion led to a lot of education on valve train geometry.
The journey started with Mark Langsford's page at: …Continue