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  1. Kayak Jack posted a new thread.

    MERRY CHRISTMAS, AND HAPPY HOLIDAYS

    Be merry, friendly, and safe. Our country likes to bring the year to an end with holidays. Sometimes, we get carried away in that...

    Forum: The Geezer Corner Cafe' & Chat Section

    Dec 16, 2017 at 2:42 PM
  2. ben_mc replied to the thread 1st time - fairing question.

    i'll keep that in mind for the next time, and i'm sure there'll be a next time. I mean, i have to do a chine log design next to compare...

    Dec 14, 2017 at 4:13 PM
  3. Kayak Jack replied to the thread Tales from the Log of the Ruptured Duck.

    Andy, you might want to connect with AOPA about their rusty pilot programs? Though, you may not be all that rusty. Call (800)872-2672,...

    Dec 14, 2017 at 11:47 AM
  4. Kayak Jack replied to the thread Tales from the Log of the Ruptured Duck.

    You're right on that score, Chuck. An interesting thing is, that two different branches of the Federal Aeronautical Administration...

    Dec 14, 2017 at 11:38 AM
  5. oldbuffpilot replied to the thread 1st time - fairing question.

    Ben, After using wood glue on the bottom of our first uncle johns type of pirogue we decided that epoxy was better suited for the bottom...

    Dec 14, 2017 at 11:15 AM
  6. oldbuffpilot replied to the thread Tales from the Log of the Ruptured Duck.

    Jack, I'm glad you are able to continue to fly, it's a real joy! The FAA medical is the reason I decided to sell the airplane and REALLY...

    Dec 14, 2017 at 11:07 AM
  7. oldsparkey replied to the thread Tales from the Log of the Ruptured Duck.

    Look out for any detours in that road , they can be a bitch.

    Dec 14, 2017 at 10:38 AM
  8. ben_mc replied to the thread 1st time - fairing question.

    i didn't have any epoxy on hand yet. and scarfing and gluing the stems and ribs with titebondIII was no problem. It works great, used...

    Dec 14, 2017 at 10:15 AM
  9. swampwood replied to the thread 1st time - fairing question.

    Why didn't you use thickened epoxy instead of wood glue? Swampwood here:

    Dec 13, 2017 at 9:44 PM
  10. Kayak Jack replied to the thread Tales from the Log of the Ruptured Duck.

    BASICMED Over a year ago, Congress passed a law about Class 3 flight medicals. In a nutshell, I no longer deal with a flight surgeon....

    Dec 13, 2017 at 3:13 PM
  11. ben_mc replied to the thread 1st time - fairing question.

    seektick - i live in Denham Springs, work in Baton Rouge. beekeeper - it's 1/4" exterior BC. i took the weight off last night and the...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 2:48 PM
  12. seedtick replied to the thread 1st time - fairing question.

    whereabouts in south LA are you? close to baton rouge?

    Dec 12, 2017 at 7:49 PM
  13. beekeeper replied to the thread 1st time - fairing question.

    Without chine logs there may not be enough gluing surface to get a bond without some filler or a perfect joint. Some sloppy fit may be...

    Dec 12, 2017 at 7:01 PM
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