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12th Jul 2011, 13:02
Replies: 57,926
Views: 8,248,913
Posted By Mudfoot

King Kong's grandson Bobo waits for the right...

King Kong's grandson Bobo waits for the right moment to avenge "Poppie" - his sinister grin tells all! :E
22nd Jul 2010, 18:26
Replies: 11
Views: 2,864
Posted By Mudfoot

Two reasons for the shape: it effectively...

Two reasons for the shape: it effectively increases the prop's chord at a given arc moment (not unlike a swept wing's chord), thus reducing the length hence increasing ground clearance while...
Forum: Tech Log
18th Mar 2010, 12:15
Replies: 36
Views: 6,295
Posted By Mudfoot

...or could it be part of the speed adjuster on a...

...or could it be part of the speed adjuster on a conveyor belt? :hmm:
Forum: Tech Log
15th Mar 2010, 15:32
Replies: 36
Views: 6,295
Posted By Mudfoot

It resembles part of an emergency/parking brake...

It resembles part of an emergency/parking brake adjustment which is usually located beneath a vehicle. It could be that the assembly broke, as the wear and tear on one end would indicate that the...
Forum: Jet Blast
17th Oct 2009, 17:44
Replies: 45
Views: 3,112
Posted By Mudfoot

Recently disposed of some "intimate lubricant" -...

Recently disposed of some "intimate lubricant" - unopened and expired... :(
Forum: Tech Log
31st Jul 2009, 17:47
Replies: 9
Views: 1,868
Posted By Mudfoot

A new 'Bus driver may be surprised at first try,...

A new 'Bus driver may be surprised at first try, whichever side you're seated on.

The sidestick not like a video game stick that one can mash from side to side with abandon, rather it has built in...
Forum: Tech Log
9th Jun 2009, 13:14
Replies: 4,594
Views: 2,820,270
Posted By Mudfoot

Content deleted, erroneous information. My...

Content deleted, erroneous information. My apologies... :(

Cheers, y'all.
Forum: Jet Blast
15th May 2009, 19:10
Replies: 33
Views: 3,069
Posted By Mudfoot

Oh, how I miss the days when one had a throttle...

Oh, how I miss the days when one had a throttle lever and a carb with the "automatic" choke setting. My B&S has no throttle lever but has the dreaded primer bulb which I had to replace because it...
Forum: Jet Blast
18th Apr 2009, 00:32
Replies: 432
Views: 51,702
Posted By Mudfoot

Sympathies from a part time Ppruner in the...

Sympathies from a part time Ppruner in the 'states.

I was at work when our beloved Neko, our cat-child for 12 years, was released from his laborious hell-on-earth, and I cried for days after. Now,...
Forum: Jet Blast
18th Apr 2009, 00:03
Replies: 118
Views: 7,373
Posted By Mudfoot

Oh, just admit it ladies: once we men figure out...

Oh, just admit it ladies: once we men figure out the game, YOU change the RULES! :confused:

Cheers, y'all!
Forum: Tech Log
18th Dec 2008, 21:21
Replies: 13
Views: 1,857
Posted By Mudfoot

They provide protection and aerodynamics to the...

They provide protection and aerodynamics to the mechanisms that extend the flaps behind the wings to provide additional lift at take-off and landing.

Regards, Mudfoot
7th Jul 2008, 19:37
Replies: 57,926
Views: 8,248,913
Posted By Mudfoot

The American sports "paddlewheel" takes on new...

The American sports "paddlewheel" takes on new meaning on the battlefield.
13th May 2008, 18:15
Replies: 57,926
Views: 8,248,913
Posted By Mudfoot

Well, yes, there IS a tack in the tread - but...

Well, yes, there IS a tack in the tread - but couldn't you have just taken a pressure reading?!?
3rd May 2008, 02:47
Replies: 3
Views: 1,045
Posted By Mudfoot

Not any more... There have been some where...

Not any more...

There have been some where the question went unanswered, usually for good reason...

Cheers, y'all.
Forum: Jet Blast
28th Mar 2008, 18:47
Replies: 7
Views: 1,325
Posted By Mudfoot

Waitaminute- Philips screwdriver? Isn't that...

Waitaminute- Philips screwdriver? Isn't that Vodka and Milk of Magnesia?!? Helps make tight things loose... :eek:

Cheers, y'all.
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Mar 2008, 19:35
Replies: 34
Views: 3,326
Posted By Mudfoot

Go to Wikipedia and put "TWA Flight 841" into the...

Go to Wikipedia and put "TWA Flight 841" into the search box. You'll get two choices, as there were 2 different incidents under the same Flt#. One was in 1974, the other in 1979.

Cheers, y'all.
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18th Mar 2008, 18:12
Replies: 435
Views: 62,622
Posted By Mudfoot

Just a thought - B claims lower fuel burn, and so...

Just a thought - B claims lower fuel burn, and so does A. Under take-off load, that may be true for the 767, but A states their A330 burns less at common load. Does that mean, when the A330 offloads...
14th Feb 2008, 00:27
Replies: 111
Views: 9,690
Posted By Mudfoot

I'm proud to say that I worked for BAe/RR in...

I'm proud to say that I worked for BAe/RR in Herndon, VA (USA) back in the days of the BAC1-11, HS748/ATP, HS125-series, etc. We also supported Shorts 330/360, Jetstream 31/41 and another obscure a/c...
1st Feb 2008, 11:25
Replies: 575
Views: 145,723
Posted By Mudfoot

Test flights (called "visits") were extensive...

Test flights (called "visits") were extensive last year, both east and west coasts and Canada, both to show off the a/c and to determine suitability for service, landing/runway, taxiways, etc. The...
Forum: Jet Blast
3rd Jan 2008, 17:40
Replies: 103
Views: 6,102
Posted By Mudfoot

I'm surprised that the search engine (which is my...

I'm surprised that the search engine (which is my friend) didn't bring THIS one up:

The Hollies, "L-O-L-A, Lo-Ho-La".

I can't even comment on it. :yuk:
Forum: Jet Blast
21st Dec 2007, 17:51
Replies: 44
Views: 2,491
Posted By Mudfoot

I was gonna offer y'all a pornographic Holiday...

I was gonna offer y'all a pornographic Holiday greeting...
but noone sells pornographs any more. :O

Happy Holidays to one and all! :)

Mudfoot in Virginia
Forum: Jet Blast
21st Dec 2007, 17:45
Replies: 38
Views: 1,701
Posted By Mudfoot

Tuesday morning brunch with one brother, then...

Tuesday morning brunch with one brother, then spending Wednesday thru Friday with another. A good drink and much merriment and music will be had by all.

Happy Holidays, y'all.

Mudfoot in...
Forum: Jet Blast
6th Nov 2007, 21:13
Replies: 26
Views: 1,488
Posted By Mudfoot

How's about some tomAHto sauce on the eggs? ...

How's about some tomAHto sauce on the eggs?

sorry, couldn't resist... peace out!
Forum: Tech Log
26th Oct 2007, 13:37
Replies: 9
Views: 2,476
Posted By Mudfoot

As the break-point analysis is done, the CAD/CAM...

As the break-point analysis is done, the CAD/CAM design & methods, and hence the structure, are revised for strengthing the area of breakage. Standard procedure nowadays. The authorities analyse and...
25th Oct 2007, 18:19
Replies: 575
Views: 145,723
Posted By Mudfoot

... and the other two?!? :confused: (coat,...

... and the other two?!? :confused:

(coat, hat, skyway...)
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