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by bigjim
Sun Mar 01, 2015 11:29
Forum: Engine, Powerplant and Exhaust
Topic: Fuel injection drive parts info needed
Replies: 1
Views: 2115

Re: Fuel injection drive parts info needed

Yes you can , but you have a sign off problem ??? not orignal equ. Ive got parts laying around so call me at 574 372 9805 if your bent on doing it. better check with your a&i before!! J D Holbrook
by bigjim
Tue Jun 05, 2012 19:43
Forum: National Aeronca Association
Topic: 16th National Aeronca Association Convention Info!
Replies: 11
Views: 3825

Re: 16th National Aeronca Association Convention Info!

Plan on going from warsaw indiana, Any one comeing through fule prices are good .ASW is locator . Anyone need help or even ride to town for meal please stop in. hosptality mat is open . BIJ JIM warsaw indiana. Im always on field .
by bigjim
Mon Apr 30, 2012 21:08
Forum: Parts wanted or for sale
Topic: Need 2-817 Torque Tube Arm for 7ac Champ
Replies: 1
Views: 906

Re: Need 2-817 Torque Tube Arm for 7ac Champ

Ive got several tourque tubes. Just give me a call. Be glad to help. J.D.Holbrook ( 574 - 372- 9805. (big jim)
by bigjim
Wed Mar 21, 2012 21:36
Forum: Fabric and covering
Topic: 7AC Electrical System
Replies: 8
Views: 3839

Re: 7AC Electrical System

Hello, they provided me with prints on file for 7dc , 7ec ,7eca. All of these are on orignal T.C. Very nice full size prints. as noted on print per aircraft. I beleave your still have to have a 337. At least its stright from TC holder!!! My I.A. was good with it and said we should have no problems. ...
by bigjim
Mon Mar 19, 2012 19:36
Forum: Fabric and covering
Topic: 7AC Electrical System
Replies: 8
Views: 3839

Re: 7AC Electrical System

HEY guys !just went through that with the 7AC im presently building. Call the factory tell them what your wanting an they will send you prints for 50.00 dollar bill. great with all the info . Its well worth the money.And its to the type cert. which your I .A . will like, and the service letter under...
by bigjim
Fri Apr 09, 2010 21:08
Forum: Parts wanted or for sale
Topic: WANTED CHAMP FUSEALAGE
Replies: 8
Views: 1530

Re: WANTED CHAMP FUSEALAGE

To frebrdhd !! Ive got a very good 7AC fuse that I would be willing to trade out for yours if your still interested. ITS a 46 an has the dorsal & heavy duty front stuct as well. you can reach me at (574) 372 9805 J.D. Holbrook (bigjim) WARSAW IN.
by bigjim
Sun Apr 04, 2010 22:41
Forum: Fabric and covering
Topic: PLEASE HELP. EPOXY PAINT LIFTING!!!
Replies: 4
Views: 2971

Re: PLEASE HELP. EPOXY PAINT LIFTING!!!

Urathane epoxy can take up to week to harden .. Have been there lately myself. Like the guys said clean with laqure thinner or mek before you spray an let dry an then paint you surface . let set for few days an test ,with m.e.k. Ive found there is a reason for bying aircraft prouducts to paint with....
by bigjim
Mon Mar 29, 2010 00:03
Forum: Aircraft electrical systems
Topic: Ward Aero Wind Generator
Replies: 38
Views: 20544

Re: Ward Aero Wind Generator

Dock if you get in a pinch!! There is a Elect, shop in FT wayne IN .Thats also a cert repair station. that will repair & return to service. I had them do some mags a few years ago an good work & fair price. J.D. Holbrook Warsaw IN.
by bigjim
Thu Mar 18, 2010 12:31
Forum: Fabric and covering
Topic: EMERGENCY HELP NEEDED FOR CATALYST
Replies: 3
Views: 2478

Re: EMERGENCY HELP NEEDED FOR CATALYST

J.D. here! Ive worked with alot off paint over the years! and I sugest you try a small sample batch of paint with hardener on something other than your wing first. PPG, sherman williams an others dilute there hardener per batch an mixture control. I always run a sample first on simmler matt an let i...
by bigjim
Sat Mar 13, 2010 05:05
Forum: Parts wanted or for sale
Topic: Throttle Knobs for 1947 Aeronca 7AC
Replies: 6
Views: 1144

Re: Throttle Knobs for 1947 Aeronca 7AC

ROBERT! Get on web an check out RIED TOOL & SUPPLY in Detroit MI . They carried same as at one time in blk as well as red. We used to by them for tooling in the shop ,they sold them in different sizes with different threads as well . J.D. Warsaw In.
by bigjim
Sat Mar 06, 2010 07:12
Forum: General Discussion and guidelines
Topic: Airplane Loan for a Champ?
Replies: 15
Views: 2947

Re: Airplane Loan for a Champ?

Take it easy on the balding guys ! I went through a nasty divorice 5yrs ago, had to buy half of my plane back from someone who would never get near it. They sent some appraiser down who never had seen a champ,real smuck who dealt in jets. What a hoot that was! (try throghing that at a banker) Got re...
by bigjim
Fri Mar 05, 2010 10:14
Forum: National Aeronca Association
Topic: Layover for Convention
Replies: 5
Views: 2963

Re: Layover for Convention

GENTELMEN !! Any one comeing through northern IN. The welcome mat is open at our place for any Stop, rest, repairs, full shop, even extra hangar, courtsey car, Coffee, Lots of old farts for advise. (to be taken with grain of salt) AN reason fule prices. Mite even tag along to Mittelton myselfe. We w...
by bigjim
Thu Mar 04, 2010 14:12
Forum: General Discussion and guidelines
Topic: BRAKE CLIPS ON CLEVELAND BRAKES
Replies: 10
Views: 1915

Re: BRAKE CLIPS ON CLEVELAND BRAKES

YES I,M aware of that ! I have a rockwell tester in my tool shop. An I can send old clip out for cem test for carbon content. But I was hopeing to find the spects somewhere. You never know unless you ask. Alot of the old proces, are done differently nowdays. Thanks J.D. Holbrook But I guess its prob...
by bigjim
Thu Mar 04, 2010 07:39
Forum: General Discussion and guidelines
Topic: BRAKE CLIPS ON CLEVELAND BRAKES
Replies: 10
Views: 1915

Re: BRAKE CLIPS ON CLEVELAND BRAKES

YES ! The disc brakes. Thanks for the FAR . I was originaly apprch by some luscomb drivers some time ago . Thats when I started laying out the dies. I pretty mutch have things around . But I"d love to know exactly whitch Grade of H.C. steel they used. J.D. Hlobrook
by bigjim
Wed Mar 03, 2010 20:40
Forum: General Discussion and guidelines
Topic: BRAKE CLIPS ON CLEVELAND BRAKES
Replies: 10
Views: 1915

Re: BRAKE CLIPS ON CLEVELAND BRAKES

NATHAN K Thanks , is that from the FARS? I was wondering if anyone had ever seen a print or copy of drawings, or were they made by outside source,or did they come from cleveland with the wheels to the factory! thanks J.D.