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by Mikek
Fri Jul 12, 2013 09:04
Forum: Parts wanted or for sale
Topic: A65 engine parts
Replies: 3
Views: 1419

Re: A65 engine parts

Anything left?
by Mikek
Fri Jul 12, 2013 08:54
Forum: Parts wanted or for sale
Topic: Prop Hub
Replies: 3
Views: 1346

Re: Prop Hub

Champ Dreamer wrote:Never mind. Found one, installed it this afternoon, tracking within 1/16". Will test fly in the morning.

Thanks!

Brian walker
'46 7ac/dc
Well how is it now??
by Mikek
Wed Aug 01, 2012 13:33
Forum: Airplanes wanted or for sale
Topic: My Super Champ is going up for sale.
Replies: 48
Views: 15996

Re: My Super Champ is going up for sale.

I do know of one fellow who had no-bounce gear on his Champ but lack the proper placards and the FAA wrote the fellow a letter saying that his plane was never properly changed, so as far that particular FAA office was concerned, it did not meet the new limits of the type certificate and could stay ...
by Mikek
Wed May 23, 2012 21:45
Forum: Parts wanted or for sale
Topic: Altimeter Needed
Replies: 2
Views: 1324

Re: Altimeter Needed

I'm 'sorta' looking for a good serviceable altimter for my L16. The one I have in it now is (according to Al) from an early Bonanza and ugly brown colored. It works Ok but doesn't match the rest of the dash instruments. It looks like the knob could be located at either the 6 or 7 0 clock position (...
by Mikek
Wed May 23, 2012 21:37
Forum: Parts wanted or for sale
Topic: Wanted - No bounce gear
Replies: 1
Views: 1132

Re: Wanted - No bounce gear

7gcbm wrote:Looking for a complete set of no bounce gear for Champ project. Gary G 651-470-5901
Not easy to find but they do show up from time to time
by Mikek
Tue May 22, 2012 21:12
Forum: Parts wanted or for sale
Topic: Stromberg parts needed
Replies: 1
Views: 1141

Re: Stromberg parts needed

[quote="pmanton"]Does anyone have any Stromberg NA-S3A1 mixture control part they would part with. I need both discs, the shaft , operating arm and spring.

Paul

pmanton at tds dot net[/
I will look, but keep asking
by Mikek
Tue May 22, 2012 21:06
Forum: Post-War Aeronca Champ airplanes
Topic: Champ rear panel
Replies: 4
Views: 1956

Re: Champ rear panel

it should show in the manual. From the the rear stick the top cable comes out of the boot goes on top of the floor under the rear seat to the back panel. The rear panel has a 2-3 in slot that goes to the floor and the cable runs close to the floor to the rear. The lower cable stays below the floor u...
by Mikek
Fri Dec 09, 2011 14:26
Forum: Landing gear, wheels and brakes
Topic: Cleveland Cracks
Replies: 7
Views: 3338

Re: Cleveland Cracks

mike newall wrote:My buddy in Florida has found a crack on a Cleveland wheel.

Mike
Inner half with the Drum?
by Mikek
Sun Nov 27, 2011 09:38
Forum: Restoration
Topic: Fuselage Jig/Brian Safran
Replies: 11
Views: 4678

Re: Fuselage Jig/Brian Safran

All I can say is "WOW". Boy, with that jig, you could really have a nice straight fuselage. Sorry about your young friend. Thanks for the photos. Mike Same here "WOW" & "Sorry" I can agree nice jig and very complete down to the all the tabs. It would be worth the trip from anywhere to get your fuse...
by Mikek
Fri Nov 25, 2011 16:15
Forum: Fuel tanks, systems and parts
Topic: fuel valve/fuel gauge
Replies: 16
Views: 7178

Re: fuel valve/fuel gauge

Hi Mike: Its sunny, We traded rear fuel tank info, I am about ready to send in the 337,on my rear tank installation. I need a fuel valve, On/off type with the mounting ears. The valve your talking about, could sure use probably 2 that would give me a spare, I need some contact info, for Walt? I did...
by Mikek
Wed Nov 16, 2011 21:18
Forum: Parts wanted or for sale
Topic: wanted wheel half
Replies: 4
Views: 1722

Re: wanted wheel half

7ECjim wrote:Any out there?
Sorry looked and I have the inner with drum
by Mikek
Sun Nov 13, 2011 18:21
Forum: Parts wanted or for sale
Topic: wanted wheel half
Replies: 4
Views: 1722

Re: wanted wheel half

7ECjim wrote:Hello all,
I am in the need of a outer cleveland mechanical wheel half. Anyone out there with one?
Thanks Jim
I will check tomorrow not sure which half I still have, but you might want to keep looking just in case.
by Mikek
Sun Nov 06, 2011 17:37
Forum: Pre-War Aeroncas
Topic: 65Ac Low Static RPM - Reasons??, Valves, valve springs??
Replies: 2
Views: 1558

Re: 65Ac Low Static RPM - Reasons??, Valves, valve springs??

Here is what my A&P has to say, does it sound reasonable or is there some other problems at hand? Does any one have any suggestions? Hi Skookum, Your airplane overall is in reasonable condition, but typical to all of its type the first in depth annual can be a prolonged event. Ultimately this resul...
by Mikek
Tue Nov 01, 2011 20:43
Forum: Aeronca General items
Topic: Fuel Survey
Replies: 80
Views: 38687

Re: Fuel Survey

I only bring this up for information for anyone who might be interested in some kind of alternative. Mike Berg Sounds like a good deal, I have the same deal here at 3oh0. We are a club, own 50 acre with two runways grass & hard 2000 ft. We have about 140 members, of which 25% are active and 90% are...
by Mikek
Sat Oct 01, 2011 20:39
Forum: Parts wanted or for sale
Topic: Air Box
Replies: 12
Views: 4288

Re: Air Box

Champ Dreamer wrote:Mike,

Is there a difference between the 65 and 85 airbox? I believe the carbs are the same. I would be tickled to fix both, if it'll work. I'll check on my end.

Thanks,
Brian
Will check on this end also