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Forum: Rotorheads
18th May 2021, 20:49
Replies: 134
Views: 13,596
Posted By EvaDestruction

If all the touchdowns are zero ground run, it...

If all the touchdowns are zero ground run, it makes no difference.

In the training environment, how many zero ground run autos are achieved? Very damn few unless they are all done into a 20 knot...
1st May 2021, 14:29
Replies: 441
Views: 84,381
Posted By EvaDestruction

SOPS I'm sure you prefer to do your own...

SOPS

I'm sure you prefer to do your own thinking, and I'm happy to help provide you sources of knowledge on this matter.



DR. RYAN COLE: COVID-19, MRNA BIOWEAPON, IVERMECTIN, & VITAMIN D –...
1st May 2021, 11:38
Replies: 56
Views: 26,698
Posted By EvaDestruction

I remember that accident. If Charlie had left...

I remember that accident. If Charlie had left the roll bar in his airplane, he would likely be with us today. The roll bar had been removed, and when the airplane went on its back Charlie was...
1st May 2021, 11:35
Replies: 441
Views: 84,381
Posted By EvaDestruction

Dr. Dre I'm glad things are coming up roses...

Dr. Dre

I'm glad things are coming up roses Down Under. And I'm glad you have a nice pair of Rose Colored Glasses on to view the world around you.

In the US and the rest of the world, they've...
30th Apr 2021, 19:14
Replies: 3
Views: 1,881
Posted By EvaDestruction

Here is the US there is no legal restriction on...

Here is the US there is no legal restriction on that by way of FARS

However the insurance industry will usually not allow PIC left seat for those over 65 or 70 years old.

If one flies without...
30th Apr 2021, 19:10
Replies: 441
Views: 84,381
Posted By EvaDestruction

If it's not dangerous, why did a friend of a...

If it's not dangerous, why did a friend of a friend (here in the US) die 4 hours after injection? If it's not dangerous, why is it released (here in the US) under Emergency Use Authorization? If...
30th Apr 2021, 14:54
Replies: 441
Views: 84,381
Posted By EvaDestruction

I see no need to take a dangerous experimental...

I see no need to take a dangerous experimental drug to protect against a virus with a 99% survival rate.

I've been exposed to it during the last year numerous times, with my barber and many other...
30th Apr 2021, 14:40
Replies: 56
Views: 26,698
Posted By EvaDestruction

Such a shame, it's good there was no loss of...

Such a shame, it's good there was no loss of life.

I've always thought the Sea Fury to be one of the best looking aircraft ever made.
10th Apr 2021, 14:39
Replies: 64
Views: 17,400
Posted By EvaDestruction

An arrogant post. Sully did a fine job given...

An arrogant post.

Sully did a fine job given the cards he was dealt.

Claiming to have flown under or above flocks of birds sounds like an amateur to me.
Forum: Rotorheads
10th Mar 2021, 15:05
Replies: 40
Views: 23,850
Posted By EvaDestruction

Fate is the hunter. The Lord giveth, and the...

Fate is the hunter. The Lord giveth, and the Lord taketh.
Forum: Rotorheads
27th Feb 2021, 14:48
Replies: 14
Views: 3,482
Posted By EvaDestruction

Maybe Burisma Holdings will make some money from...

Maybe Burisma Holdings will make some money from it? :O
Forum: Rotorheads
10th Feb 2021, 15:00
Replies: 27
Views: 20,955
Posted By EvaDestruction

I agree with your analysis. Isn't it called...

I agree with your analysis.

Isn't it called 'exfoliation'?

With the 206 I used to fly in Florida salt air, we used to periodically take a rag dampened with WD40 and wipe the blades down,...
10th Feb 2021, 14:51
Replies: 278
Views: 49,708
Posted By EvaDestruction

Just about any radial engine catches my fancy! ...

Just about any radial engine catches my fancy! Especially the R2800 on the P-47.

And of course the sweet sound of the various Merlin V12 series.

Can't say the same about any turbojet engine. ...
30th Oct 2020, 14:12
Replies: 52
Views: 12,641
Posted By EvaDestruction

Nit picking here, the pilot controls the angle of...

Nit picking here, the pilot controls the angle of attack, and the mechanic controls the angle of incidence. :)

A general comment about stalls in small aircraft. Many pilots will enter a stall...
Forum: Rotorheads
25th Oct 2020, 14:40
Replies: 22
Views: 8,203
Posted By EvaDestruction

He could not quite make it into translational. ...

He could not quite make it into translational. He might have made it if he let out a passenger or two.
Forum: Rotorheads
25th Oct 2020, 14:36
Replies: 49
Views: 10,525
Posted By EvaDestruction

Definitely not his first rodeo!

Definitely not his first rodeo!
25th Oct 2020, 14:27
Replies: 109
Views: 37,449
Posted By EvaDestruction

A good story with the right touch of humor! :) ...

A good story with the right touch of humor! :)

I was once doing photo work in a Super Cub on the eastern edge of R2901 at Avon Park FL at about 200 feet. Totally consumed with the photo taking,...
25th Oct 2020, 14:21
Replies: 113
Views: 43,685
Posted By EvaDestruction

You answered my question regarding training for...

You answered my question regarding training for engine failure, thanks.

I don't understand why they rode it to the ground and then hit a house? The guy in the USMC C-130 rode it to the ground and...
25th Oct 2020, 14:05
Replies: 52
Views: 12,641
Posted By EvaDestruction

I would agree with your assessment, but all...

I would agree with your assessment, but all damaged aircraft are not precisely rigged to meet original certification requirements. The human factor changes things.

Cessnas are much easier to rig...
Forum: Rotorheads
1st Sep 2020, 21:30
Replies: 440
Views: 136,854
Posted By EvaDestruction

I fly out of Fort Pierce and managed a glimpse of...

I fly out of Fort Pierce and managed a glimpse of the Comanche many years ago, a cool machine.

As for the coaxial design, the obvious gain is no tail rotor and assorted systems and penalties. ...
Forum: Rotorheads
31st Aug 2020, 14:37
Replies: 440
Views: 136,854
Posted By EvaDestruction

Thanks for the drawings and picture. Yes,...

Thanks for the drawings and picture.

Yes, beauty is in the eye of the beholder! LOL
Forum: Rotorheads
30th Aug 2020, 19:11
Replies: 440
Views: 136,854
Posted By EvaDestruction

Such a beautiful machine! As one who learned in...

Such a beautiful machine! As one who learned in a Huey, that is a gorgeous machine and fine application of the coaxial design and all it's advantages.

It would be cool to see video of when they...
30th Aug 2020, 18:53
Replies: 103
Views: 52,835
Posted By EvaDestruction

I must agree. As to the Avanti, I never got...

I must agree.

As to the Avanti, I never got to fly one but wanted to badly. I put a resume in with Avantair just a few months before they collapsed.

They do have the unique sound, but what...
30th Aug 2020, 14:06
Replies: 47
Views: 13,424
Posted By EvaDestruction

Thanks megan, for the video of that very sad...

Thanks megan, for the video of that very sad event.
29th Aug 2020, 14:35
Replies: 47
Views: 13,424
Posted By EvaDestruction

An Thoi island, wow. I landed there several...

An Thoi island, wow. I landed there several times 1970, but we were in helicopters.

The saddest story about the Caribou was the one after a conversion to turbine engines, a test flight that was...
Forum: Questions
29th Aug 2020, 14:24
Replies: 63
Views: 20,727
Posted By EvaDestruction

Perhaps the reason for that is that the...

Perhaps the reason for that is that the population density for the human species is too high. There are too many on the planet?
Forum: Rotorheads
13th Apr 2020, 20:26
Replies: 67
Views: 13,393
Posted By EvaDestruction

We did autos from 500' hover in the 206 at the...

We did autos from 500' hover in the 206 at the Bell Academy, not 100'. It was tricky then. It's really tempting fate to do it from 100'.

Skid gear in grass will work as long as it stays...
8th Apr 2020, 14:26
Replies: 32
Views: 12,107
Posted By EvaDestruction

I was in the business in Florida back in the...

I was in the business in Florida back in the 70's. Cessna Agtrucks (some) were equipped with turning lights and such for night operations. I never did it myself, but I know several friends who did...
8th Apr 2020, 14:13
Replies: 70
Views: 9,091
Posted By EvaDestruction

Just guessing, but likely the aerodynamic...

Just guessing, but likely the aerodynamic efficiency of the wing would be greater than that of the canopy, possibly causing it to generate more lift in less wind?
5th Apr 2020, 18:42
Replies: 70
Views: 9,091
Posted By EvaDestruction

I did not watch the video, and I'm surprised it's...

I did not watch the video, and I'm surprised it's 1700FPM. That's more than a helicopter in autorotation pretty much.

But I can imagine that if the plane is properly suspended, any wind blowing...
3rd Feb 2020, 20:36
Replies: 15
Views: 2,988
Posted By EvaDestruction

I have a nice unit from Otis Instruments, their...

I have a nice unit from Otis Instruments, their OI-315 TOCSIN monitor that I bought some years ago from Sporty's for about $160 as I recall. I use it for testing experimental aircraft for CO.
...
Forum: Rotorheads
21st Jan 2020, 12:36
Replies: 23
Views: 5,735
Posted By EvaDestruction

That was a common practice in the crop dusting...

That was a common practice in the crop dusting world in the 60's and 70's. A data plate and logbooks were valuable commodities. Black market I suppose.
22nd Dec 2019, 12:46
Replies: 59
Views: 14,931
Posted By EvaDestruction

Gums I tried to send you a PM, but it didn't...

Gums

I tried to send you a PM, but it didn't seem to work. I'd love to visit Flightline Bar & Grill if you could offer any details. Maybe I could run into Mike again.
21st Dec 2019, 19:53
Replies: 3
Views: 1,476
Posted By EvaDestruction

Here in the US now, as I learned during a recent...

Here in the US now, as I learned during a recent CFI renewal course by AOPA recently, a properly equipped aircraft no longer needs to go through the hassle of RVSM manual through the FSDO.

Hurrah!
21st Dec 2019, 19:37
Replies: 288
Views: 343,674
Posted By EvaDestruction

And so we have here an excellent discussion by...

And so we have here an excellent discussion by very knowledgeable individuals as to how best to solve aerodynamic and design issues that should have been discussed by boards of engineers at Boeing...
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