Michael Herder's Blog (2)

Traveling to Oshkosh- Places to Stay along the Journey

Hey guys,

 

I'm planning on traveling to Osh from Dallas/FW Texas.  I'd like to suggest that we should all communicate with each other as to who might have a place to park a plane, or who might have a place to park a person for the night while traveling.  My biggest concern with this trip is getting stuck in weather.  If anyone is available as an emergency destination, or just willing to host a couple travelers Zodiac builders between DFW-Tulsa-Columbia MO-Brodhead WI-OSH…

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Added by Michael Herder on June 20, 2011 at 9:03pm — 2 Comments

Jabiru Tuning Question

Hey guys,



Scenario:

Jab 3300, wood 64x47 Zodiac 601 HD.



Recently rejetted from a .255 to .250 b/c I was running rich at high end.



Flew it for about 5-10 hrs with the .250 Main Jet in it, all was good, left bank was a little on the lean side and I was getting about 3100 rpm level at cruise on a good day.

Decided last night to try to remove the scat hose from intake and replace with smooth lined radiator hose 2 1/8" diameter, and nice smooth molded…
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Added by Michael Herder on March 12, 2011 at 8:15pm — 17 Comments

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