Patrick Hoyt's Discussions (320)

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"Paid $550 about 8 years ago.  I was pretty much ready for anything (paperwork organi…"

Patrick Hoyt replied Jan 21 to DAR cost

12 Jan 24
Reply by Brad Payne

"I'm in Cresson, at Bourland Field.  Most snow I've seen since moving from MN."

Patrick Hoyt replied Jan 11 to No flying in north Texas today.

6 Jan 12
Reply by Mel Asberry

"Former shipping industry guy here (many years ago, multiple companies).  You'd be sh…"

Patrick Hoyt replied Nov 30, 2020 to "Remain Calm and Build the Plane" - Shipping Damage

6 Nov 30, 2020
Reply by Patrick Hoyt

"Don't discount doing it by hand.  It's not difficult, and in the overall scheme of t…"

Patrick Hoyt replied Nov 2, 2020 to ? Electric Pop Rivet Gun Options

28 Dec 7, 2020
Reply by David L. Smith

"The hunt for a core can be a lot of fun.  Seriously. Go to local car shows, and ask…"

Patrick Hoyt replied Oct 27, 2020 to October, 2020 - Finding cores

8 Dec 30, 2020
Reply by Peter Eiberger

"I used the original pins, but I chucked them into a drill and spun them against some…"

Patrick Hoyt replied Aug 14, 2020 to Cowl mounting advice

7 Aug 14, 2020
Reply by Patrick Hoyt

"I installed a heat shield between the exhaust pipe and the gascolator.  It connected…"

Patrick Hoyt replied Jun 23, 2020 to fuel pressure

8 Oct 4, 2020
Reply by Gary Ray

"Dang!  You should enter that picture in a contest or something... "

Patrick Hoyt replied Jun 19, 2020 to Snorkel fuel caps on a 750

23 Jul 7, 2020
Reply by Norm Neuls

"I did the panel of my airplane with this paint.  White.  It turned out great and was…"

Patrick Hoyt replied Apr 17, 2020 to you have to try this paint great alternative to powder coat

13 Apr 17, 2020
Reply by Darrell Doerhoff

"For what it's worth, I just bought a Surefly yesterday for my other airplane (a Grum…"

Patrick Hoyt replied Feb 6, 2020 to Surefly Electronic ignition

14 Dec 26, 2020
Reply by David Krakowsky


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