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  • Kip's Avatar
    Today, 12:21 PM
    I understand that setting limits for water temp, air intake temp and MP will greatly reduce or make it nearly impossible for detonation to occur. ...
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  • Kip's Avatar
    Today, 10:21 AM
    Kip replied to a thread Lets Talk 320, 340, and 360. in S-21
    What I was trying to say is that IF you had electronic ignition you would already have a second or backup battery integrated into you electrical...
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  • BadAss Bush Craft's Avatar
    Today, 05:00 AM
    Admin I apologize. Not used to forums. Might just have to set up an add on here to keep in better touch with my other Rans fans.
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  • 49clipper's Avatar
    Today, 12:54 AM
    49clipper replied to a thread Priming in S-21
    Not where I live.
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  • Emory Bored's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:54 PM
    Emory Bored replied to a thread Priming in S-21
    Do it flood in the mid west?
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  • 49clipper's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:20 PM
    49clipper replied to a thread Priming in S-21
    I am in the midwest, and I will not prime except possibly the riveted faying areas. I did prime between the action ribs and there attaching parts. ...
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  • Nova Scotian's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:11 PM
    Nova Scotian replied to a thread Priming in S-21
    If I lived in the Midwest I probably wouldn't bother priming the 6061 either. I think you are on the right track. Also, there are parts on the...
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  • s19flyer's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:07 PM
    s19flyer replied to a thread Priming in S-21
    That's the way I understand it too. If I lived in a dryer climate, away from salt water (Gulf Coast) I wouldn't have primed the interior parts.
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  • Mitchell's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:25 PM
    Mitchell replied to a thread Priming in S-21
    I'm interested in others thoughts on this as well. As I am/was thinking the same.
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  • jwinner's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:31 PM
    jwinner replied to a thread Priming in S-21
    I have been working on flaps and ailerons so far. Ended up six rivers short on the 3/16” used for the hinges and doublets so waiting for the rest to...
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  • Jase's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:23 PM
    :D................................
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  • WWhunter's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:52 AM
    Jonesie, yes as Mav mentioned, I am up 'nort' by golly. Live in the woods near Itasca State Park. Have a strip at my place. Flew a heavily modified...
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  • maverick's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:06 AM
    Mac, Welcome aboard. Per the glider view, when I drive by Owl Creek on I-25, I see the glider field on the W. side, thereby perhaps where you H.Q....
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  • smoothy58's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:19 AM
    Welcome to the Clan, Jonesie! Lots of interest with the S-21 which will only increase as they expand the flight envelope...
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  • s19flyer's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:55 AM
    s19flyer replied to a thread Priming in S-21
    I used Dupont Variprime http://products.axaltacs.com/dcat/us/en/dr/product/615S.html Kind of pricey but popular with the RV crowd. I think...
    17 replies | 482 view(s)
  • timofthedeep's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:34 AM
    After Joe and I completed our S6, we began building a S19. Then my wife got sick. That put the S19 on the back burner. Then came her...
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  • JellyBean's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:03 AM
    JellyBean replied to a thread Runway Cafe in Flying Adventures
    It's an eye opener how hard it is to keep them all exercised when you end up with more than one. BTW, I know you just went but tomorrow is KLBX day.
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  • Nova Scotian's Avatar
    Yesterday, 04:42 AM
    Nova Scotian replied to a thread Priming in S-21
    As noted at the top, my plan was to prime only faying surfaces. Now that I look at the parts I think I'll do what I have always done and prime all...
    17 replies | 482 view(s)
  • Denali's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:33 AM
    @ RansClan.com : Thank you ! Great Job !
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  • Denali's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:28 AM
    One thing which I value very much is the spirit of camaraderie among pilots, even of you don't have the privilege of owning or building a plane. ...
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  • Macfly's Avatar
    01-16-2018, 10:46 PM
    How is the gear legs holding up with the larger tires. I have an S6S TD and want to put on larger tires for rougher fields. Thanks
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  • rstory's Avatar
    01-16-2018, 09:39 PM
    Great to hear. Thanks Mark!
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  • s19flyer's Avatar
    01-16-2018, 08:31 PM
    s19flyer replied to a thread Priming in S-21
    That's standard operating procedure for Rans. It's even in their manual at some points. I mainly dipped the rivets in primer when riveting into 4130...
    17 replies | 482 view(s)
  • Jase's Avatar
    01-16-2018, 08:11 PM
    Jase replied to a thread Priming in S-21
    In regards to the rivets, those doesn't impede their operation or make them thinker than their hole?
    17 replies | 482 view(s)
  • RANSCLAN.com's Avatar
    01-16-2018, 08:10 PM
    Hey all, I had a nice discussion with Shelly today about us working together to really make an effort to post updates from RANS. I think we are...
    3 replies | 139 view(s)
  • Jase's Avatar
    01-16-2018, 08:03 PM
    Simple - you don't get to do life over again..... And frankly you could die tomorrow, or today...So don't wait.....
    13 replies | 308 view(s)
  • WWhunter's Avatar
    01-16-2018, 07:49 PM
    WWhunter replied to a thread Priming in S-21
    I primed everything on my Murphy Rebel wing. My plan for the plane was to go on amphibious floats and having seen planes without any corrosion...
    17 replies | 482 view(s)
  • Mitchell's Avatar
    01-16-2018, 06:16 PM
    I completely agree that you have to pursue what makes you happy even if it's an expensive airplane hobby. I make what I consider good money and I...
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  • Voltar's Avatar
    01-16-2018, 05:16 PM
    Voltar replied to a thread Priming in S-21
    Before assembly. I will also dip the rivets in primer. I'm near the ocean, so this will help longevity. Not sure about exterior yet. I've built 2...
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  • maverick's Avatar
    01-16-2018, 03:39 PM
    As the above replies have, IMO, answered the valid Q. posed w/ 100% dead on comments, I can only add perhaps small one. Having a radio talk show on...
    13 replies | 308 view(s)
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