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30th Dec 2017, 03:54
Replies: 58
Views: 15,843

Exhibit A

For you older folks without Instagram to provide context.

https://i.imgur.com/EnggDZYl.png

Mods please delete if inappropriate.
Forum: Rotorheads
17th Nov 2016, 19:59
Replies: 16
Views: 3,173

I would hazard a guess that there are at least...

I would hazard a guess that there are at least 500 hot refuelling events of R22's and R44's almost every day of the year in Australia.

It's unfortunate that someone twisting the truth to the ATSB...
Forum: Rotorheads
28th Aug 2016, 23:24
Replies: 72
Views: 18,484

Those two words strike as much fear into me as...

Those two words strike as much fear into me as "I'm" and "Pregnant", there's absolutely no need to capitalise them.
13th Jul 2016, 15:54
Replies: 10
Views: 2,442

It sounds like you meet all of those...

It sounds like you meet all of those requirements, why don't you go and get your license?
Forum: Rotorheads
16th Jun 2016, 01:25
Replies: 8
Views: 2,910

Sorry about the confusion, I was being (just a...

Sorry about the confusion, I was being (just a little bit) facetious. Having used Tech Pubs for a long time as a maintainer, I feel as though they are written with a lot of ambiguity and are often...
Forum: Rotorheads
14th Jun 2016, 21:42
Replies: 8
Views: 2,910

Maintenance manuals are practically written,...

Maintenance manuals are practically written, edited and proof read by lawyers. If Robinson were to be found liable for two seperate engineers and numerous pilots not seeing a loose nut on a flex...
Forum: Rotorheads
9th Jun 2016, 18:31
Replies: 8
Views: 1,575

Just take a socket set, from memory, it is a 5/8"...

Just take a socket set, from memory, it is a 5/8" but it could be a size either side, 9/16" or 11/16", 3/4" at the most.
Forum: Rotorheads
8th Jun 2016, 07:21
Replies: 12
Views: 2,099

That black has been pretty freshly painted by the...

That black has been pretty freshly painted by the looks of the side opposite the red circle and the way the paint is flaking off, factory paint doesn't do that. I'd be very surprised if it's...
5th Apr 2016, 03:17
Replies: 8
Views: 2,252

Don't be dissuaded by the above replies. If...

Don't be dissuaded by the above replies.

If the rules haven't changed, you will be able to live and work in Australia for a year, and possibly extend that to 2 years if you spend 3 months of your...
Forum: Rotorheads
16th Aug 2015, 06:43
Replies: 19
Views: 7,105

Try replacing the aluminium adapter plate that is...

Try replacing the aluminium adapter plate that is fixed to the AGB that the starter clamps to. (The one you probably should have taken off to remove the clamp that you couldn't undo the nut on so...
4th Jul 2015, 20:18
Replies: 17
Views: 4,065

That was my first thought inthenightgarden! You...

That was my first thought inthenightgarden! You have quite the literary talent Train_Driver.
Forum: Rotorheads
24th May 2015, 07:36
Replies: 3
Views: 2,366

Wow, that's a pretty impressive start you have...

Wow, that's a pretty impressive start you have there! PM me your cell number if you have an iPhone or if not, your e-mail address and I'd be happy to send you some photos with a ruler in it of our...
5th May 2015, 14:18
Replies: 16
Views: 5,220

Have you thought about doing it in Innisfail. Bob...

Have you thought about doing it in Innisfail. Bob has contacts all over the place and lots of his graduates are hired before they finish their ratings. You'll be getting a top notch IR and possibly a...
8th May 2014, 06:06
Replies: 16
Views: 5,135

I'm sorry to hear that mate. I hope there's a...

I'm sorry to hear that mate. I hope there's a good outcome. Make sure you keep a good record of everything, letters, correspondence, invoices etc etc. It may just help in getting your money back if...
Forum: Rotorheads
23rd Jun 2013, 07:40
Replies: 21
Views: 4,400

Zumba, Did you submit an incident report...

Zumba,

Did you submit an incident report after each of the issues you saw? Nothing will be done to resolve the issues if no one speaks up about it. I can't speak for anywhere else in the world...
Forum: Rotorheads
20th Jun 2013, 17:05
Replies: 21
Views: 4,400

What a ridiculous idea. AME's work on...

What a ridiculous idea.

AME's work on aircraft and then Licensed AME's certify for that work. If a mistake is made, it is (usually) caught before someone dies.

Do you know how long it takes to...
11th Jun 2013, 06:30
Replies: 22
Views: 3,755

So what's your solution Taily? Please tell...

So what's your solution Taily?

Please tell me it's not flog a dead horse on Prune?
10th Jun 2013, 05:52
Replies: 22
Views: 3,755

Okay, I should have said that (in my experience)...

Okay, I should have said that (in my experience) about 50% of the kids who go on to get licences, go straight into an apprenticeship and have TAFE blocks throughout the next four years, the other 50%...
9th Jun 2013, 23:19
Replies: 22
Views: 3,755

Have you got a reference for that Taily? In my...

Have you got a reference for that Taily? In my experience, the figure is more like 50%.

Unfortunately most of the kids who do their six or twelve month pre-trade course go on to do the CASA exams...
22nd May 2013, 22:38
Replies: 28
Views: 6,707

What a joke.

What's the world coming to when the responsibility for a safe flight comes down to a power company?

If you find yourself at 30 ft (or even 100ft) AGL, in a restricted area (or any kind of VCA)...
Forum: Rotorheads
13th Nov 2012, 19:20
Replies: 64
Views: 12,488

This entire thread illustrates the differences...

This entire thread illustrates the differences between attitudes to aviation in Europe and America and quite eloquently sums up why aviation is dying in the UK.
27th Aug 2012, 14:40
Replies: 6
Views: 1,374

At 16, most of us were focussed on finding girls...

At 16, most of us were focussed on finding girls to make out with and getting good enough grades to pass high school.

Unless you're some kind of genius (if you are, do Medicine instead), sit your...
13th Aug 2012, 09:43
Replies: 14
Views: 2,458

You should be able to see the shoreline, the...

You should be able to see the shoreline, the smoothest part of water by the shoreline is the upwind side.

In my experience, this doesn't always work if there is a shallow grade on the upwind side...
Forum: Rotorheads
26th Jul 2012, 15:08
Replies: 4
Views: 2,106

It's an absolute stab in the dark, but I'm going...

It's an absolute stab in the dark, but I'm going to lock in Augmented Stability System.
Forum: Rotorheads
23rd Jul 2012, 05:39
Replies: 29
Views: 3,749

The above two posters are bang on the money....

The above two posters are bang on the money. Overspeeding anything is bad. The coyote used his judgement and didn't need to overspeed the light rotor systems on two engine failures, he is to be...
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