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  1. I don't know what any of the others are but photo...

    I don't know what any of the others are but photo 4 is a Heath Baby Bullet. It was a very small racing plane in the late 1920's.

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    Good for you Robert! Any Cessna 150/152 is fun...

    Good for you Robert!
    Any Cessna 150/152 is fun economical little plane, and a great way to build time and experience.
    The rows of vintage/classic planes at Oshkosh are filled with daily flyers of...
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    I'm no expert on DH Moths and their engines but I...

    I'm no expert on DH Moths and their engines but I would say that depending on the engine in the plane, the prop turned both directions.
    I can find multiple images of the prop turning both ways.
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    Looks like one, but the negative must have been...

    Looks like one, but the negative must have been flipped as the prop turns the wrong direction.
    Edit, I did find a few photos where the prop turns the American direction, must be a different engine.
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    Please, X2.

    Please, X2.
  6. Interesting video, thank you.

    Interesting video, thank you.
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    Looks like an interesting place, no grass to be...

    Looks like an interesting place, no grass to be seen here in Minnesota until maybe late March. Thanks for the video.
  8. A well done video of a beautiful plane, thank you...

    A well done video of a beautiful plane, thank you for showing it.
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    The front windshield and other details reminds me...

    The front windshield and other details reminds me of a Curtiss Oriole.

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    Very nice, thank you for showing it.

    Very nice, thank you for showing it.
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    Nice photos and story, thanks.

    Nice photos and story, thanks.
  12. Nicely done video, thank you.

    Nicely done video, thank you.
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    Nice photos.

    Nice photos.
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    Sounds like she's going back home over seas, you...

    Sounds like she's going back home over seas, you gave her a good home here in the States. Hope the new owner enjoys her.
  15. There's a lot of Warbirds that have the N numbers...

    There's a lot of Warbirds that have the N numbers under the horizontal, legal or not, just Google photos of current Mustangs.
    I forgot if it was supposed to be 3" or 2" on the small numbers.
  16. Lots of manufacturers displayed their N numbers...

    Lots of manufacturers displayed their N numbers either as two lines, a space between the N and the numbers or vertically. Example. Pipers and Aeroncas. There are lots of replica builders and Warbird...
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    Wing struts or interplane struts would be the...

    Wing struts or interplane struts would be the correct term.
    Yes there is some value to them, even it only for a private display or in a museum.
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    Been a member since 1969, EAA #46140.

    Been a member since 1969, EAA #46140.
  19. In all the years I've owned my Champ, I've never...

    In all the years I've owned my Champ, I've never even considered flying above 10,000'.
    So I'm not concerned about the above 10,000' limitation.
    There isn't any Class C airspace around me to worry...
  20. The way I've read the regs are that if you are...

    The way I've read the regs are that if you are exempt from the transponder in that particular airspace, then you are also exempt from the same airspace concerning ADSB.
    That means you can fly your...
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    Chances are that NC8407 is indeed the Tri-motor...

    Chances are that NC8407 is indeed the Tri-motor you flew in back at Oshkosh '71 or '72. It did have a different paint scheme from todays with Glen on the side because it was owned by Dale Glen at the...
  22. Thread: Normandy

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    A lot of it has to do with the budget allowed for...

    A lot of it has to do with the budget allowed for the movie, most of them aren't unlimited. And that dictates where and what you can use for the movie.
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    My parents are near the base of the hill...

    My parents are near the base of the hill overlooking the entrance to Signature FBO. Yes, Saturday was a beautiful morning to be there, much better than Memorial Day itself. The photo is near where...
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    Mark17, I was just there at Fort Snelling...

    Mark17, I was just there at Fort Snelling National Cemetery on Memorial Day weekend visiting my parents.

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  25. If you are seriously considering an early Mooney,...

    If you are seriously considering an early Mooney, talk to the Mooney club people first. They may save you a ton of money.
    http://www.mooneypilots.com/mapalog/woodwing.html

    If it's another plane,...
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