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by Jody Wittmeyer
Tue Nov 16, 2010 14:24
Forum: Airplanes wanted or for sale
Topic: 7-AC project for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 2123

7-AC project for sale

I have my champ for sale as a project. It's altogether but the wings and engine are off. Took it out of service last year. N83499. Logs to it's birth in 1946. Stored in hangar.last recover in 1984. fabric needs replaced. I can get some photos if needed. A-65 plus another a-65 for parts. Autogas STC....
by Jody Wittmeyer
Tue Nov 16, 2010 14:12
Forum: Airplanes wanted or for sale
Topic: 11AC/BC for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 1617

11AC/BC for sale

Hey guy's My chief is also up for sale. Just finished the recover. Big tail! all set to convert to a BC. Just add the 85 cont. It also comes with wagner's stc to install the 0-200. I would have to look to see if the stc covers the 85-12. It has a 65 to go with it now, or have an 85-8 availeable. Pri...
by Jody Wittmeyer
Sat Sep 11, 2010 19:35
Forum: Parts wanted or for sale
Topic: Beech Roby Prop
Replies: 0
Views: 938

Beech Roby Prop

Hey guy's, I have my Beech Roby prop for sale. Details are on barnstormers. Serial number is 444. It has been reconditioned and inspected. I would let it go to anyone on the list for 2500.00
I can be reached at 309-761-8351 or jjwittmeyer61443@yahoo.com
by Jody Wittmeyer
Tue Jun 22, 2010 13:22
Forum: General Discussion and guidelines
Topic: after the convention
Replies: 3
Views: 1048

after the convention

Thanks to all that could attend. All in all, a good convention. Lot's of work, lot's of fun and many new faces. Everyone should give Chris Hiatt a big "Attaboy" for all he did. He went above and beyond and was a big help. His tri Champ is a dream to fly and makes even an average pilot look like a pr...
by Jody Wittmeyer
Fri Sep 11, 2009 12:53
Forum: Post-War Aeronca Chief airplanes
Topic: Chief Nose Bowl
Replies: 20
Views: 3339

Re: Chief Nose Bowl

I don't have the drawings handy. The C-85 and A-65 have completely different mounts for the McDowell Starter.I know there are different bowl drawings and suspect this is the reason.
by Jody Wittmeyer
Fri Sep 11, 2009 12:38
Forum: General Discussion and guidelines
Topic: Airpark House 4 Sale
Replies: 2
Views: 954

Re: Airpark House 4 Sale

Been to your fly-ins before but can't afford a house. Waunakee is a nice place. A friend of mine lived there and had a comanche.
by Jody Wittmeyer
Sat Aug 29, 2009 14:58
Forum: Post-War Aeronca Champ airplanes
Topic: New Cub cockpit view
Replies: 25
Views: 3843

Re: New Cub cockpit view

Still can't see out the front like, a champ, though. :lol:
by Jody Wittmeyer
Sat Aug 29, 2009 14:47
Forum: Post-War Aeronca Chief airplanes
Topic: New Rudder Pedals for Chiefs and Sedans
Replies: 4
Views: 1297

Re: New Rudder Pedals for Chiefs and Sedans

Burl, you are correct. As far as the 11 series, the toe brakes were optional on the 11BC, Standard on the 11CC and Sedan.
by Jody Wittmeyer
Sat Aug 08, 2009 12:05
Forum: Pre-War Aeroncas
Topic: Aeronca Low Wings
Replies: 4
Views: 1429

Talk to Jim Thompson, our President. He also owned one and has been helping the guys at New Carlisle with info on rebuilding theirs. There is an LC at OSH in the Pioneer Museum
by Jody Wittmeyer
Tue Aug 04, 2009 21:29
Forum: Engine, Powerplant and Exhaust
Topic: Smoke In Cockpit
Replies: 13
Views: 2867

If you have a beading tool for the pushrod tubes, you can re-bead them with a drop of green lock tite between the tube and cylinder head. I bought the REAL gasket tubes and swear by them
by Jody Wittmeyer
Tue Aug 04, 2009 21:23
Forum: Post-War Aeronca Champ airplanes
Topic: compass installation and panel angle
Replies: 5
Views: 1262

Don Jones bought one at the Fly Market in OSH. Believe he is going to have it copied, but don't have a timeline
by Jody Wittmeyer
Sun Aug 02, 2009 22:24
Forum: National Aeronca Association
Topic: Don Jones-New Aeronca parts
Replies: 7
Views: 4717

Well, we sold a ton of Don's parts at OSH. I have the 13 gallon champ gas cap to field test. It looks great. Sealed a deal and Don will be sending us things to sell online. Still need to know what people would like to see produced. His control boxes (mag wells) are great. He now has the correct data...
by Jody Wittmeyer
Sun Aug 02, 2009 22:17
Forum: National Aeronca Association
Topic: Oshkosh help needed
Replies: 6
Views: 2831

Thanks, Joey. That's what I love about working up there. Meeting and talking, hopefully helping people. Thanks to everyone that stopped in. Thanks, a big one, to Mike B., Nate and others that offered a hand. Always great to see you guys and meet others.
by Jody Wittmeyer
Sun Aug 02, 2009 22:00
Forum: General Discussion and guidelines
Topic: Grass Airports with Fuel
Replies: 10
Views: 2009

EZI in west central IL. Don't know if it's right in line or not. We have fuel, grass and asphalt
by Jody Wittmeyer
Fri Jul 24, 2009 12:01
Forum: National Aeronca Association
Topic: Oshkosh help needed
Replies: 6
Views: 2831

Leaving the 25th for OSH. I will be driving this year. I should have e-mail. My cell is 309)883-9577. Hope to see you guys stopping in the type club building to say hello. Jody