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Old 16th Mar 2012, 18:30
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see boyo - Wales innit look you.

Need to light the fire beacons on the hills and convey messages.............

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Old 16th Mar 2012, 18:47
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I'm here...sorry only just finished work.

Taking up the OH......an easy one



Offline for a while but will check back in soon.
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Old 16th Mar 2012, 20:12
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That smells of Cessna - bad news is it ain't.
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Old 16th Mar 2012, 21:46
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Evening Ken.

Kitplane? USA?
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Old 16th Mar 2012, 22:10
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Not a Cessna - as you surmised David.

Morning Graeme, not a kitplane, but it is from the US
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Old 16th Mar 2012, 22:24
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Looks familiar mate. Does Skylark or Wren have any involvement?

Say.....late 60's...?

Time for a another coffee.

PS...your island is getting smaller?...

The Press Association: Stretch of landmark cliff falls off
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Old 16th Mar 2012, 22:36
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Looks familiar mate. Does Skylark or Wren have any involvement?
It must be in the back of your mind mate....you are close

Say.....late 60's...?
Yes, first flow late 60's but adapted from an older design.

PS...your island is getting smaller?
Missed that news item, but yes, we get a lot of that....more on the east coast rather than the white cliffs - check out Hunstanton in East Anglia.
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Old 16th Mar 2012, 22:47
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you are close
I don't think so mate. The coffee has ignited a few more brain cells and I think the aircraft I'm thinking of, I think, () is an experimental STOL conversion of something with various winglets everywhere. But it was sleek looking and not unlike a Cessna....
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Old 16th Mar 2012, 23:04
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Ah...this wouldn't fall into the experimental category, and to the best of my knowledge was not subject to any mods such as winglets/STOL conversion etc.

Try another cuppa.....
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Old 16th Mar 2012, 23:14
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I don't think so mate. I'll let you get some sleep.

Besides, Julie is watching the Country Music channel and the music is blaring...I have to get outta the house...

This is in the background...


Goodnight mate...
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Old 16th Mar 2012, 23:19
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Not my sort of music either. I'll be on line a little longer in case you have a sudden flash of inspiration and make the connection with your earlier suggestion

But just in case, good night. Usual rules apply if you think you've got it
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Old 17th Mar 2012, 08:18
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Aero Commander 100-180 Lark Commander ?
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Old 17th Mar 2012, 15:12
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Apologies have been out and about today. Guess no one else around to second Brian's guess. Yes of course it is the Rockwell/Aero Commander 100/180 Lark Commander. Well done Brian - nice to see a mass produced aircraft can keep people guessing



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Old 17th Mar 2012, 16:09
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Thank you. Here is the next challenge:

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Old 17th Mar 2012, 19:12
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Hi Brian...is it the IST XL-15 Tagak from the Philippines?
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Old 17th Mar 2012, 19:40
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Good evening Ken.

I had some fun with Graeme this morning on Challenge and I'm waiting for him to cease .

Excellent call here mate.
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Old 17th Mar 2012, 20:36
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Guess no one else around to second Brian's guess
Well there was mate, but I wasn't 100% sure, and I couldn't find your source. I was even finding some machines from the late fifties that looked similar.

On the other hand, the Tagak - confirmed kill there.
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Old 17th Mar 2012, 21:09
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It seems my wingman agrees.

Hit it Ken.....
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Old 17th Mar 2012, 21:14
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wingman
I fly alone...
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Old 17th Mar 2012, 21:17
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.....then you will die......

fighter pilots look after each other.........
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