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by SlamClick
Sun Jul 17, 2011 9:04 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ops Manual Question
Replies: 8
Views: 3994

RE: Ops Manual Question

As the o/p is posting from the UK I suppose the most relevant answers would be rooted in the regulations applicable there. From the point of view of US air carrier rules (<acronym title="Fargo - Hector International (FAR / KFAR), USA - North Dakota">FAR</acronym> 121) I'd have to say... <table borde...

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by SlamClick
Fri Jul 15, 2011 5:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Cars Have You Driven?
Replies: 115
Views: 5227

What Cars Have You Driven?

1946 Chevy 1953 Chevy Belair 1955 Chevy <acronym title="ATRAN Aviatrans Cargo Airlines (Russian Federation)">V8</acronym> 1956 Chevy 1957 Chevy 1961 Chevy 409 1961 Corvair Monza 1965 Corvair Monza 1965 Corvair Corsa turbo 1965 Corvette 300 1965 Corvette 350 1968 Corvette 350 1969 Corvette 454 1981 C...

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by SlamClick
Wed Jul 13, 2011 9:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: So, How Have You Been?- Check-in
Replies: 58
Views: 2626

RE: So, How Have You Been?- Check-in

Been good! It is a great time in my life. Kids are grown up and living nearby, I've found a post-retirement second career that I'm enjoying very much. It does prevent my posting much in Tech/Ops but that's okay too. (<i>An email I sent to a friend got reposted and went viral. Within 24 hours it got ...

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by SlamClick
Tue May 10, 2011 2:22 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Unknown Item In Cockpit Of 737 NG
Replies: 17
Views: 7095

RE: Unknown Item In Cockpit Of 737 NG

Reports of my aliveness cannot be positively confirmed.

Anyone know the SPF value of the Jeppesen enroute charts that the rest of us used?

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by SlamClick
Fri May 06, 2011 5:36 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Unknown Item In Cockpit Of 737 NG
Replies: 17
Views: 7095

RE: Unknown Item In Cockpit Of 737 NG

Rotates photographs 90° counter-clockwise.
(apparently)

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by SlamClick
Wed May 04, 2011 1:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Put A Caption On This Picture
Replies: 38
Views: 2748

RE: Put A Caption On This Picture

Then the General demonstrated conclusively that the airplane WOULD in fact take off from the conveyor belt.

(And I wasted my ten thousandth post on this?)

[Edited 2011-05-03 18:19:28]

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by SlamClick
Fri Nov 05, 2010 6:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Nelson Mandela's Release From Prison.
Replies: 2
Views: 2224

Nelson Mandela's Release From Prison.

When Nelson Mandela was finally released from prison the news media covered it, pretty much nonstop here in the US. (At least for a short while.) One thing I remember from the early, unedited video coverage was wide shots of the crowd and specifically hundreds or even thousands of red flags waving. ...

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by SlamClick
Thu Jan 21, 2010 11:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Old Farts Of Airliners.net
Replies: 110
Views: 5848

RE: The Old Farts Of Airliners.net

This rookie (six years, two months) salutes the pioneers, the hardcore, the initial cadre.

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by SlamClick
Thu Jan 07, 2010 3:47 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Is Toga Pronounced?
Replies: 21
Views: 4805

RE: How Is Toga Pronounced?

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by SlamClick
Mon Dec 29, 2008 6:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The 'Famous Last Words' Thread
Replies: 51
Views: 4646

RE: The 'Famous Last Words' Thread

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by SlamClick
Sun Dec 28, 2008 2:56 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: What Makes An Airport "hot And High"
Replies: 18
Views: 12317

RE: What Makes An Airport "hot And High"

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by SlamClick
Sat Dec 27, 2008 5:15 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: What Makes An Airport "hot And High"
Replies: 18
Views: 12317

RE: What Makes An Airport "hot And High"

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by SlamClick
Thu Dec 25, 2008 6:12 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: What Determines A Plane's Maximum Altitude?
Replies: 40
Views: 28086

RE: What Determines A Plane's Maximum Altitude?

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by SlamClick
Wed Dec 24, 2008 9:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Economic Stimulus - Replace Rotting Infrastructure
Replies: 78
Views: 4032

RE: Economic Stimulus - Replace Rotting Infrastructure

The problem is even more basic than crumbling infrastructure. (damn I hate buzzwords!) The problem is we have an economy that depends, for its good health on all of its citizens doing things (reckless spending) that are bad for their financial health. We have a parasitic, not a symbiotic relationshi...

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by SlamClick
Wed Dec 24, 2008 6:27 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: What Determines A Plane's Maximum Altitude?
Replies: 40
Views: 28086

RE: What Determines A Plane's Maximum Altitude?

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by SlamClick
Wed Dec 24, 2008 5:13 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: What Determines A Plane's Maximum Altitude?
Replies: 40
Views: 28086

RE: What Determines A Plane's Maximum Altitude?

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by SlamClick
Wed Dec 24, 2008 4:18 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: What Determines A Plane's Maximum Altitude?
Replies: 40
Views: 28086

RE: What Determines A Plane's Maximum Altitude?

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by SlamClick
Wed Dec 24, 2008 3:51 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: What Determines A Plane's Maximum Altitude?
Replies: 40
Views: 28086

RE: What Determines A Plane's Maximum Altitude?

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by SlamClick
Tue Dec 23, 2008 8:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Top Guitarists Of All Time?
Replies: 90
Views: 4623

RE: Top Guitarists Of All Time?

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by SlamClick
Tue Dec 23, 2008 3:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Top Guitarists Of All Time?
Replies: 90
Views: 4623

RE: Top Guitarists Of All Time?

Any "top 100" without Leo Kottke is just evidence that the compiler of the list, regardless of "credentials" doesn't know very much about music.

And if Chuck Berry gets credit for contributions then Les Paul needs to be moved up.

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by SlamClick
Fri Dec 19, 2008 6:36 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: A330 Hyd. Transfer
Replies: 22
Views: 7409

RE: A330 Hyd. Transfer

I've heard that statement regarding other jets as well, though I cannot think of any specific examples. It is kind of a 'gee whiz' factiod and the amount is not sufficient to change anything. It is therefore, pretty well ignored. Groundschools rarely even mention such minutiae anymore. It is not qui...

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by SlamClick
Tue Dec 16, 2008 11:31 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Is Aviation Becoming Safer?
Replies: 52
Views: 5810

RE: Is Aviation Becoming Safer?

Absolutely. Beyond a shadow of a doubt.

Crashing, however, remains rather dangerous.

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by SlamClick
Tue Dec 16, 2008 3:37 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Student Pilot Question To Aviation Interviewer
Replies: 17
Views: 5570

RE: Student Pilot Question To Aviation Interviewer

Do not ever lie to an airline in the application process! Do not EVER lie to an airline in the application process! There is no 'statute of limitations' for lying on an application. If it comes up, they will fire you a day short of retirement. The union will not protect you. And here's the biggie; i...

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by SlamClick
Tue Dec 16, 2008 2:45 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Gear Tires Pressure Vs Air Pressure
Replies: 27
Views: 5817

RE: Gear Tires Pressure Vs Air Pressure

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by SlamClick
Mon Dec 15, 2008 9:31 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Gear Tires Pressure Vs Air Pressure
Replies: 27
Views: 5817

RE: Gear Tires Pressure Vs Air Pressure

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by SlamClick
Fri Dec 12, 2008 1:45 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Question About The First Day Of Ground School
Replies: 24
Views: 7859

RE: Question About The First Day Of Ground School

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by SlamClick
Thu Dec 11, 2008 3:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moving Far Away On Your Own..your Stories
Replies: 16
Views: 8358

RE: Moving Far Away On Your Own..your Stories

I just added it up with the help of Google Earth. I've lived in forty cities in eleven of the United States and two other countries. I moved my household goods a total of <b>40253</b> miles. There is an old saying that "<i>three moves is as bad as a fire</i>" meaning that you lose and break things a...

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by SlamClick
Thu Dec 11, 2008 12:01 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Simple T/R Question
Replies: 37
Views: 3773

RE: Simple T/R Question

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by SlamClick
Wed Dec 10, 2008 11:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moving Far Away On Your Own..your Stories
Replies: 16
Views: 8358

RE: Moving Far Away On Your Own..your Stories

A couple of times. Age 14: My mother left home (my father was dead) Age 19: Moved about 2 hours from nearest relative. Age 20: Went into military, moved three time zones from home to a place where I knew nobody. Age 22: Moved 9476 miles to a place that was 7788 miles from home and a place where I kn...

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by SlamClick
Wed Dec 10, 2008 11:06 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Simple T/R Question
Replies: 37
Views: 3773

RE: Simple T/R Question

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by SlamClick
Wed Dec 10, 2008 3:21 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Question About The First Day Of Ground School
Replies: 24
Views: 7859

RE: Question About The First Day Of Ground School

There's a ground school for private pilots? In my best Johnny Carson voice; I did not know that. Actually my advice is more that of an editor than that of a veteran of many ground schools from both sides of the lectern. Write what you know. If the ground school itself is not a <i>virtual character</...

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by SlamClick
Wed Dec 10, 2008 4:03 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Much Airplane Can Someone Buy?
Replies: 18
Views: 5893

RE: How Much Airplane Can Someone Buy?

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by SlamClick
Wed Dec 10, 2008 3:56 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Use Of Life Rafts?
Replies: 17
Views: 14123

RE: Use Of Life Rafts?

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by SlamClick
Wed Dec 10, 2008 3:22 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Much Airplane Can Someone Buy?
Replies: 18
Views: 5893

RE: How Much Airplane Can Someone Buy?

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by SlamClick
Wed Dec 10, 2008 1:46 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Much Airplane Can Someone Buy?
Replies: 18
Views: 5893

RE: How Much Airplane Can Someone Buy?

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by SlamClick
Wed Dec 10, 2008 1:36 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Crazy Add-Ons For VIP Jets - Whats Feasible?
Replies: 34
Views: 7114

RE: Crazy Add-Ons For VIP Jets - Whats Feasible?

The linked article doesn't mention it but Starship also had a waterbed and working shower and gas fireplace. <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Starship" target=_blank>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Starship</a> America, John Denver, and Elton John ("rock of the westies") also used it on th...

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by SlamClick
Wed Dec 10, 2008 1:17 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Do Pilots Find The Taxi Ways?
Replies: 31
Views: 13520

RE: How Do Pilots Find The Taxi Ways?

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by SlamClick
Sun Dec 07, 2008 12:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Highest G-force You've Sustained
Replies: 17
Views: 3766

RE: Highest G-force You've Sustained

In an airplane: about 3 positive, 0.7 negative and you can have my share of greater readings

In an Indy car about 2.0 lateral and it is really uncomfortable and tiring

other: about 40 walking into a post but it was momentary it only seemed sustained

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by SlamClick
Sat Dec 06, 2008 6:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Americans Are Behind In The Bedroom!
Replies: 31
Views: 3187

RE: Americans Are Behind In The Bedroom!

Well, sometimes.

On top at other times. Underneath. Alongside. You name it.

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by SlamClick
Sat Dec 06, 2008 5:49 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Pilots Time Out Question?
Replies: 15
Views: 11160

RE: Pilots Time Out Question?

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by SlamClick
Fri Dec 05, 2008 6:45 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Color Blindness?
Replies: 23
Views: 9617

RE: Color Blindness?

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by SlamClick
Fri Dec 05, 2008 1:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 8 Year Old Loses Control Of Uzi, Dies At Gun Fair
Replies: 68
Views: 6140

RE: 8 Year Old Loses Control Of Uzi, Dies At Gun Fair

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by SlamClick
Fri Dec 05, 2008 12:53 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Why Did George H.W Bush LoseThe Re-election?
Replies: 50
Views: 25997

Why Did George H.W Bush LoseThe Re-election?

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by SlamClick
Fri Dec 05, 2008 12:45 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Pilots & Guns In The Cockpit
Replies: 48
Views: 7268

RE: Pilots & Guns In The Cockpit

Moderators please! This is no longer a technical discussion. It has degenerated to nothing but opinions on the subject. Please lock it or move it to non-av.

We would be in violation of forum rules to post in reply to the above.
The original post question has been answered.

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by SlamClick
Thu Dec 04, 2008 4:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Skiiers! Prefer On-trail Or Off-trail?
Replies: 12
Views: 2253

RE: Skiiers! Prefer On-trail Or Off-trail?

In a perfect world: having a well-groomed trail to myself. I like some variety to it, some steep for that particular pleasure, wide flat runouts after the steep downhill, some uneven terrain similar to half-pipes for playing those games and so on. Maybe some short off-trail excursions - it is really...

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by SlamClick
Thu Dec 04, 2008 4:32 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Why No Real-time Recordings Of Flight-data?
Replies: 16
Views: 7813

RE: Why No Real-time Recordings Of Flight-data?

If one wanted only that data already being logged onboard, It could probably be done without adding an ounce to the airplane. For flying over the developed parts of the world, no satellite link would be required. Existing ARINC VHF radio frequencies could probably handle burst communications. Look w...

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by SlamClick
Thu Dec 04, 2008 4:24 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Layover Etiquette
Replies: 22
Views: 6524

RE: Layover Etiquette

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by SlamClick
Thu Dec 04, 2008 4:19 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Pilots & Guns In The Cockpit
Replies: 48
Views: 7268

RE: Pilots & Guns In The Cockpit

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by SlamClick
Thu Dec 04, 2008 4:05 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Simple T/R Question
Replies: 37
Views: 3773

RE: Simple T/R Question

Let me make one thing clear. Any re-ingesting of exhaust gases by the engine is an unintended and UNWANTED side effect. It LIMITS the amount of revese thrust you can have. The entire concept was to direct some of the thrust developed by the engine in a direction with a forward component thus resisti...

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by SlamClick
Thu Dec 04, 2008 3:48 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Color Blindness?
Replies: 23
Views: 9617

RE: Color Blindness?

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