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22nd Apr 2020, 04:54
Replies: 32
Views: 6,795
Posted By Gauges and Dials

Every time I hear mention of this aircraft I am...

Every time I hear mention of this aircraft I am reminded that the USA and the UK are "two great nations divided by a common language."

Yes, Nimrod the biblical figure was a mighty hunter, but in...
12th Mar 2020, 00:21
Replies: 22
Views: 11,321
Posted By Gauges and Dials

I would argue that the business models are not in...

I would argue that the business models are not in fact broadly similar. One makes the management, the passengers and employees all allies in delivering the product at a low cost. The other sets them...
12th Mar 2020, 00:16
Replies: 28
Views: 15,734
Posted By Gauges and Dials

"Small personal plane". G4. :p

"Small personal plane". G4. :p
10th Mar 2020, 21:53
Replies: 22
Views: 11,321
Posted By Gauges and Dials

I believe Herb Kelleher would approve.

I believe Herb Kelleher would approve.
4th Mar 2020, 15:59
Replies: 18
Views: 8,305
Posted By Gauges and Dials

There is a well-known electronic warfare...

There is a well-known electronic warfare technique (well enough known that it's not an issue to discuss it in an open forum) that involves persistent, sporadic, low-level disruption. The objective is...
3rd Mar 2020, 01:42
Replies: 13
Views: 7,438
Posted By Gauges and Dials

Do news media simply not hire editors any more?

Do news media simply not hire editors any more?
19th Feb 2020, 01:23
Replies: 37
Views: 24,535
Posted By Gauges and Dials

I fully understand that not every government...

I fully understand that not every government protects freedom in the same way.
18th Feb 2020, 04:18
Replies: 37
Views: 24,535
Posted By Gauges and Dials

The airwaves are public

If I walk down a public street, anyone has a right to publish an account of having seen me, or even to take a photograph of me and publish it.

If I speak on the radio over the public airwaves, I...
Forum: Tech Log
15th Feb 2020, 21:31
Replies: 56
Views: 8,074
Posted By Gauges and Dials

Also contemplate that they accomplished a lot of...

Also contemplate that they accomplished a lot of that magic with not much more than slide rules, pencils, and graph paper!
Forum: Tech Log
14th Feb 2020, 19:59
Replies: 56
Views: 8,074
Posted By Gauges and Dials

I understand that if you did force analysis or...

I understand that if you did force analysis or put load sensors on the shafts and bearings, you'd see that the fan and compressor rotors are trying to pull the airplane forward, and the turbine...
Forum: Tech Log
14th Feb 2020, 05:28
Replies: 56
Views: 8,074
Posted By Gauges and Dials

I've read this many times, and I think I...

I've read this many times, and I think I understand the way the ramjet and conventional turbojet interact, and I still don't understand the way the terms are being used. 100% of the thrust is...
4th Feb 2020, 20:03
Replies: 33
Views: 13,936
Posted By Gauges and Dials

Humans differ quite a bit. Some of us (European...

Humans differ quite a bit. Some of us (European ancestry, mostly) can easily digest cow milk as adults. Most humans have a hard time with it, and drinking a big glass of milk leads to hours of cramps...
Forum: Tech Log
19th Jan 2020, 15:05
Replies: 20
Views: 6,184
Posted By Gauges and Dials

Same logic for jet engines and rocket engines

The same double explanation also applies to rocket engines and jet engines. You can say that thrust is created by accelerating the exhaust flow aftward, which creates an equal and opposite force in...
17th Jan 2020, 15:24
Replies: 248
Views: 140,602
Posted By Gauges and Dials

Aren't lakhs and crores just numbers? Equally...

Aren't lakhs and crores just numbers? Equally usable to refer to money, weights, population of cities, etc?
Forum: Tech Log
17th Jan 2020, 05:25
Replies: 20
Views: 6,184
Posted By Gauges and Dials

Anyone here who participates in sailboat racing...

Anyone here who participates in sailboat racing will know that technically-oriented racing sailors love to debate this question almost as much as pilots do. In fact, the second-fastest way to provoke...
9th Dec 2019, 01:10
Replies: 13
Views: 4,173
Posted By Gauges and Dials

Someone has to say it sooner or later...

We've had about enough of the m-f-ing snakes on these m-f-ing planes.
4th Dec 2019, 23:12
Replies: 217
Views: 245,794
Posted By Gauges and Dials

The green lights indicate the Chemtrail discharge...

The green lights indicate the Chemtrail discharge valves open.
Forum: Tech Log
4th Dec 2019, 04:54
Replies: 17
Views: 2,274
Posted By Gauges and Dials

My guess would be that the normal intake path is...

My guess would be that the normal intake path is slightly obstructed (e.g. by a filthy air filter, or a foreign object somewhere in the plumbing) and that switching to carb heat draws air via a less...
14th Nov 2019, 22:23
Replies: 54
Views: 45,351
Posted By Gauges and Dials

Happened in 2010 in Boston

A family in on a quiet suburban street awoke to find a body in their front yard. Medical examiner was shocked at the brutality and savagery of his injuries; surmised that he had been beaten and then...
13th Nov 2019, 04:18
Replies: 52
Views: 17,571
Posted By Gauges and Dials

Interesting visual puzzle. If you stare at this...

Interesting visual puzzle. If you stare at this picture long enough, eventually you will notice what appears to be an aircraft in it.
12th Nov 2019, 17:57
Replies: 211
Views: 138,491
Posted By Gauges and Dials

Equally undisputed is that moving a given load a...

Equally undisputed is that moving a given load a given distance by air, uses many times the amount of fuel, and produces many times the amount of harmful gases, as moving the same load the same...
12th Nov 2019, 17:53
Replies: 211
Views: 138,491
Posted By Gauges and Dials

umm... what???????

umm... what???????
12th Nov 2019, 03:28
Replies: 211
Views: 138,491
Posted By Gauges and Dials

Have you flown to remote islands or to small...

Have you flown to remote islands or to small kleptocracies where fuel is silly expensive?
12th Nov 2019, 03:24
Replies: 211
Views: 138,491
Posted By Gauges and Dials

Tankering is different in aircraft

Surely as a professional pilot you know that the impact on fuel consumption of added weight is vastly different for aircraft (where energy is consumed to counteract gravity as well as to overcome...
29th Oct 2019, 21:15
Replies: 42
Views: 34,122
Posted By Gauges and Dials

"Size of an iPhone" is off by orders of magnitude...

"Size of an iPhone" is off by orders of magnitude
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