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5th Feb 2008, 21:04
Replies: 56
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Posted By bar shaker

Amongst those that 'do protest too much' are the...

Amongst those that 'do protest too much' are the CAA Panel of Microlight Examiners and the Chairman of the BMAA Training Committee.
5th Feb 2008, 11:46
Replies: 56
Views: 5,309
Posted By bar shaker

In saying that microlights have kept chipping...

In saying that microlights have kept chipping away at the weight limit shows that BEagle has a very limited knowledge of the class. There has only been one weight limit increase in modern times,...
5th Sep 2007, 12:06
Replies: 16
Views: 1,516
Posted By bar shaker

SSD I normally find that wait until I have...

SSD

I normally find that wait until I have taxied up behind them before they check that they are getting full rpm.

They then turn 90deg to the taxywayand finish the checks.
1st Aug 2007, 21:03
Replies: 12
Views: 1,457
Posted By bar shaker

You could see well into Kent from Clacton, today.

You could see well into Kent from Clacton, today.
31st Jul 2007, 08:53
Replies: 12
Views: 1,457
Posted By bar shaker

RH is below 50% during the day. It should be 100...

RH is below 50% during the day. It should be 100 mile viz.

It was yesterday and should stay the same until at least the weekend.
30th Jul 2007, 14:41
Replies: 13
Views: 1,588
Posted By bar shaker

Even microlights are now coming through Denmark...

Even microlights are now coming through Denmark for the 0% Vat.

My mate's SR22T came in over 40k lighter as a result of this option.
19th Jun 2007, 15:03
Replies: 40
Views: 5,321
Posted By bar shaker

We are assuming that he had not been given a...

We are assuming that he had not been given a transit 15 minutes earlier and we are assuming that he was not avoiding the circuit. We are also assuming you were not flying a bomber command circuit,...
19th Jun 2007, 12:29
Replies: 59
Views: 8,319
Posted By bar shaker

I quite agree Rod. I did my GFT in min dual...

I quite agree Rod.

I did my GFT in min dual plus 2 hours of the min solo. I then had to wrack up the rest of the solo hours and QXCs before I could send my license application off.

I did it...
22nd May 2007, 07:55
Replies: 23
Views: 2,478
Posted By bar shaker

Why not fly your N reg on an FAA licence and have...

Why not fly your N reg on an FAA licence and have a workable instrument rating available to you?
21st May 2007, 14:31
Replies: 12
Views: 1,047
Posted By bar shaker

And how much does that IR ship cost to keep in...

And how much does that IR ship cost to keep in the air, Bose?

You can get very capable VLA/ML machines for 30k and running costs of under 25ph. The replacement engine (1500 TBO - non...
21st May 2007, 13:14
Replies: 12
Views: 1,047
Posted By bar shaker

LSA also requires LME maintenance. I'm with...

LSA also requires LME maintenance.

I'm with Rod, VLA every time. There is a Ban-bi (like Rod's) on AFORS at the moment. That should satisfy most people's needs.
29th Apr 2007, 11:06
Replies: 6
Views: 1,492
Posted By bar shaker

Which bit of the 500ft rule is that? I fly from...

Which bit of the 500ft rule is that?
I fly from a farm strip and we comply with Rule 5. You may need to read it before explaining your confusion.
27th Apr 2007, 08:59
Replies: 6
Views: 1,608
Posted By bar shaker

I have over 300 hours on microlights. They...

I have over 300 hours on microlights.

They are huge fun but they are not a practical mode of commuter transport, due to wind and met limitations.
27th Apr 2007, 07:28
Replies: 4
Views: 948
Posted By bar shaker

You could try Dereham...

You could try Dereham (http://www.dcma.biz/contact.htm)
24th Apr 2007, 07:46
Replies: 6
Views: 980
Posted By bar shaker

Has anyone submitted a mod form for using the...

Has anyone submitted a mod form for using the supplied yoke bracket?
17th Apr 2007, 19:22
Replies: 4
Views: 1,331
Posted By bar shaker

The only strip I know of in Ingatestone (I live...

The only strip I know of in Ingatestone (I live in Chelmsford) is owned by the owner of a multi billion pound international construction company.
Its very private.

Brock Farm, Ingatestone Lane,...
29th Mar 2007, 10:39
Replies: 29
Views: 5,840
Posted By bar shaker

At the budget end, it is the AX3 or X'Air. ...

At the budget end, it is the AX3 or X'Air.

Mid value is Sky Ranger and Rans

Upper mid: Thruster & Medway SLA (new and very nice), both factory built. Jabiru also fits in here.

Top end: ...
3rd Jan 2007, 13:26
Replies: 5
Views: 1,889
Posted By bar shaker

Nice Polaris video...

Nice Polaris video (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ogp9VgKejSY)
29th Sep 2006, 09:19
Replies: 22
Views: 2,748
Posted By bar shaker

Sky Rangers have just had their seat loading...

Sky Rangers have just had their seat loading increased, although I forget the exact figure. It's something over 100kg though.

They are a very capable microlight and can be picked up for around...
3rd Sep 2006, 17:32
Replies: 3
Views: 2,386
Posted By bar shaker

Ring your card company and have the transaction...

Ring your card company and have the transaction disputed. Explain the circumstances.
31st Aug 2006, 08:23
Replies: 16
Views: 1,638
Posted By bar shaker

Then you were taught by someone who knows nothing...

Then you were taught by someone who knows nothing about fuels. Your instructor probably thought that the higher the octane, the more volatile the fuel. The opposite is actually true.

AvGas...
18th Aug 2006, 19:26
Replies: 203
Views: 13,179
Posted By bar shaker

Just tell them you are a Eurostar. The DGAC have...

Just tell them you are a Eurostar. The DGAC have exempted all 8500 French microlights.
7th Aug 2006, 12:15
Replies: 55
Views: 5,215
Posted By bar shaker

No previous flying experience.

No previous flying experience.
6th Aug 2006, 17:53
Replies: 55
Views: 5,215
Posted By bar shaker

Kev I took my NPPL (M) GFT at 17 hours and...

Kev

I took my NPPL (M) GFT at 17 hours and passed so its perfectly feasible to finish the course on budget.

It seemed strange wracking up the rest of the solo hours, after my GFT, so that I...
6th Aug 2006, 17:47
Replies: 55
Views: 5,215
Posted By bar shaker

Microman Are you learning with Chris...

Microman

Are you learning with Chris 'Slippery' Childs? If so you won't find a better instructor.

I suspect you are working towards your NPPL (M), in the Thruster, rather than a PPL (A).
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