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Forum: Florida (South) 01-17-2022, 11:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
Old Farts Homestead (X51) Invite

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Turbo out
Forum: Northeast 01-16-2022, 12:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 352
Posted By turbo
KLDJ

the closest airport is linden KLDJ. I have never needed to go there but I would check it out do to its close location. ;)
Forum: Florida (Central) 01-16-2022, 11:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 122
Posted By turbo
more flying W info

https://i.postimg.cc/fRwB1v4X/FLYING-W-approach-map1.png
Forum: Florida (Central) 01-16-2022, 11:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 122
Posted By turbo
Fly-in at Flying W, Sat. January 29th

EAA Chapter 1489 will be holding our breakfast fly-in on Saturday January 29th at the Flying W Airranch (9FL1) from 8:30-10:30. The menu includes pancakes, gluten-free waffles, scrambled eggs,...
Forum: Florida (South) 01-15-2022, 08:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
'Bottom line answer to the question everybody...

'Bottom line answer to the question everybody wants to know… “How many aircraft showed up?”… Best I can come up with is 83!!!' :eek:

I am thinking that this might be the biggest weekly flying group...
Forum: Florida (South) 01-15-2022, 07:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
Old Farts Arcadia (X06) Recap

Arcadia (X06) Recap

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Forum: Florida (South) 01-12-2022, 08:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
Arcadia (X06) Reminder

Arcadia (X06) Reminder

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Forum: Florida (South) 01-11-2022, 01:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
Old Farts Arcadia (X06) Invite

Old Farts
Arcadia (X06) Invite


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Forum: Florida (South) 01-11-2022, 10:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
Old Farts LaBelle (X14) Recap

Old Farts LaBelle (X14) Recap

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Forum: Florida (South) 12-20-2021, 08:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
Old Farts… Recap from Wellington Aero Club

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Forum: RV-8/8A 12-12-2021, 10:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,776
Posted By turbo
Freakin out is not good. calm down man. :eek:

Freakin out is not good. calm down man. :eek:
Forum: Florida (South) 12-12-2021, 10:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
Old Farts… Wellington Aero Club (FD38) Thur, 12/ 16th

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Forum: Florida (South) 12-10-2021, 07:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 423
Posted By turbo
Flying with Turbo- RV content starts @ 6:00

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ma7Rpsnqh6k&list=FLAD3JMNhU880gWPO4rQK5FA&index=11
Forum: Florida (South) 12-10-2021, 07:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
Old Farts Immokalee Recap

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Forum: Florida (South) 12-06-2021, 10:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
Old Farts Immokalee (KIMM) Invite

blue flyer, thanks for the message. glad you like it. the RVs definitely dominate
the fleet. ;)

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Forum: Florida (South) 12-03-2021, 07:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
Old Farts (KGIF)

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Forum: Florida (South) 11-18-2021, 07:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
postponed

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Forum: Florida (South) 11-15-2021, 09:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
Winter Haven (KGIF) Invite

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Forum: Florida (South) 11-15-2021, 08:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
Avon park recap

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Forum: Florida (South) 11-08-2021, 08:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
Avon Park

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Forum: Florida (Central) 11-08-2021, 08:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 972
Posted By turbo
turned out to be a spectacular day at loves. love...

turned out to be a spectacular day at loves. love that rolling runway. scored a 10 on my landing. the guys from the creek were blowing smoke and flybys in all directions.

Thursday is Avon park....
Forum: Florida (Central) 11-05-2021, 08:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,470
Posted By turbo
fred, Is that hobbs time?

fred, Is that hobbs time?
Forum: Florida (Central) 11-05-2021, 08:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 972
Posted By turbo
loves field postponed one day!!!

97FL has been changed to this Sunday. http://loveslanding.com/airport/
Forum: Florida (South) 11-05-2021, 07:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
Everglades City recap

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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-02-2021, 10:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,782
Posted By turbo
It would be hard to get a negative response from...

It would be hard to get a negative response from this group but definitely more bang for the buck. Best investment I have ever made. Hey ,where are we flying this...
Forum: Florida (South) 11-01-2021, 07:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
Everglades City Thursday

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Forum: Florida (South) 10-28-2021, 10:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
Sebring recap

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Forum: Florida (South) 10-22-2021, 01:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
roger.dga15p@gmail.com if you are interested in...

roger.dga15p@gmail.com

if you are interested in getting on rogers emails contact him on the above...
Forum: Florida (South) 10-22-2021, 12:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,453
Posted By turbo
old farts forming up for another season

Old Farts...
The photos pretty much tell the story! Give or take a couple… 45 Old Fart aircraft graced the ramp at Okeechobee County (KOBE) on Thursday, October 21st. This was our kickoff of the...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 10-13-2021, 12:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,241
Posted By turbo
I have two coms and an ils/vor on the bottom...

I have two coms and an ils/vor on the bottom spaced about 3 feet apart, vor at the tail end. :)
Forum: RV-7/7A 10-08-2021, 10:08 PM
Replies: 1,150
Views: 1,267,618
Posted By turbo
https://i.postimg.cc/FKXGG1yg/IMG-3170.jpg

https://i.postimg.cc/FKXGG1yg/IMG-3170.jpg
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 09-06-2021, 10:41 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,417
Posted By turbo
thanks for posting this. see you at jans...

thanks for posting this. see you at jans celibration of life. https://i.postimg.cc/TwgRFrf9/IMG-1215.jpg
Forum: GPS 08-18-2021, 02:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,938
Posted By turbo
I have never updated a terrain card in my 430W....

I have never updated a terrain card in my 430W. didn't know it had obstacles on it either. interesting thread.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-30-2021, 06:33 AM
Replies: 218
Views: 21,923
Posted By turbo
came from Louisville in one week. ;)

came from Louisville in one week. ;)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-26-2021, 06:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,450
Posted By turbo
Excellent presentation. Bravo.

Excellent presentation. Bravo.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-26-2021, 06:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,450
Posted By turbo
The bowline is the king of knots. Load it to...

The bowline is the king of knots. Load it to thousands of pounds and it releases like magic.
The taut line hitch should be called the airplane hitch, it works like magic. :eek:
Forum: Northeast 07-17-2021, 06:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 573
Posted By turbo
Great airport. Enjoy your day there.

Great airport. Enjoy your day there.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 07-17-2021, 06:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,511
Posted By turbo
Who cares about the oil and gas when the engine...

Who cares about the oil and gas when the engine is rusting away?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-03-2021, 03:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,267
Posted By turbo
Go Myra. Congrats. Was papa a bit nervous. Post...

Go Myra. Congrats. Was papa a bit nervous. Post pics! :)
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 06-30-2021, 11:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,413
Posted By turbo
for me there nothing worst than being hungary and...

for me there nothing worst than being hungary and thirsty and needing a relief bottle. do your preplanning but don't be surprised if it changes. enjoy the trip.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-15-2021, 06:45 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,548
Posted By turbo
shut off the alternator is it coming thru all...

shut off the alternator
is it coming thru all headsets
I put a gizmo on my alternator eons ago for noise. worked great.:)
https://i.postimg.cc/jdC8SpqN/IMG-3169.jpg
Forum: Northeast 05-25-2021, 06:16 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,348
Posted By turbo
block island

KBID has it all for aviators traveling thru. sea food, beaches, history via taxi tour, shopping, easy to get around. perfect lunch stop. https://i.postimg.cc/TwgRFrf9/IMG-1215.jpg
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-12-2021, 08:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,055
Posted By turbo
every g5 owner should know this reset.

every g5 owner should know this reset.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 05-12-2021, 07:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,596
Posted By turbo
thanks Vman. incredible story you have created....

thanks Vman. incredible story you have created. best of luck in your future endeavors.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-14-2021, 08:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,714
Posted By turbo
yesterday was a day of fun n the sun. nice breeze...

yesterday was a day of fun n the sun. nice breeze with a bunch of the big hitters not there. still a great event. with both aircraft down I hope to get both fixed today and fly the rv there Thursday....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-11-2021, 07:46 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,527
Posted By turbo
definite yes. ;)

definite yes. ;)
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-07-2021, 07:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,067
Posted By turbo
wobble...

wobble test?:)https://i.postimg.cc/jdC8SpqN/IMG-3169.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-28-2021, 05:01 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 9,307
Posted By turbo
I saw it resolve an issue of sticking valves in a...

I saw it resolve an issue of sticking valves in a gas engine in my c&c sailboat a long time ago ago ago. I do believe. MMO.
By the way, what's wrong with this...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 02-10-2021, 08:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,112
Posted By turbo
one of the best upgrades. the super six pack....

one of the best upgrades. the super six pack.
https://i.postimg.cc/FKXGG1yg/IMG-3170.jpg
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 02-07-2021, 07:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,532
Posted By turbo
lycoming went to 3150 hr trouble free,...

lycoming went to 3150 hr trouble free, thunderbolt at 2150 and counting. this is hobbs time. first engine started making metal on cam lifters. second engine is roller lifter, flowed heads....
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-30-2021, 01:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,788
Posted By turbo
replace the two orings yearly to prevent leaks.

replace the two orings yearly to prevent leaks.
Forum: RV-14 01-14-2021, 06:26 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,141
Posted By turbo
I calibrated my dip stick with marks at the 4,5...

I calibrated my dip stick with marks at the 4,5 and 6 qt level. I check level cold before flight. I run below 5 for local flights. qt/15 hr. break it in HARD....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-09-2021, 10:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,676
Posted By turbo
Joe, welcome aboard the good ship VAF there is...

Joe, welcome aboard the good ship VAF

there is an old saying, if you want to FLY=BUY. ;)

=VAF= RULES

https://i.postimg.cc/bJtrJYkY/IMG-2368.jpg
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-08-2021, 07:36 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,606
Posted By turbo
Smile Ditto on this unit. Put the base in the vice and...

Ditto on this unit. Put the base in the vice and slowly cut it up.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 01-03-2021, 11:21 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,556
Posted By turbo
stuart has airport entry now. probably the nicest...

stuart has airport entry now. probably the nicest place to live or do customs. :D

check all times and fees before using facility.

rv hotel and overnight parking is available with me if needed....
Forum: Reviews 12-29-2020, 08:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,278
Posted By turbo
2065 Black Max Engine Saver

Does anyone have any info on this unit? Did some searching and found nothing. Thanks

https://flyingsafer.com/2065
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-29-2020, 08:06 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 28,561
Posted By turbo
Yes, still using my ifr rating. With improved...

Yes, still using my ifr rating. With improved equipment upgrades since 07 ( adsb, G5’s, synthetic vision, wass gps ) the fun and function is better. Definitely a challenging rating to get but worth...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-19-2020, 10:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,196
Posted By turbo
i have used treasure coast flight training at...

i have used treasure coast flight training at stuart. the owner has an RV. its nice to stay local. :)

what do you need done?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-14-2020, 09:00 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 11,629
Posted By turbo
208 MPH @ SNF on the deck when they had a timed...

208 MPH @ SNF on the deck when they had a timed triangle race course event. bone stock 6A, 0-360, fix pitch 85 inch, slick mags, alternator off, 2950 rpm....
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 11-13-2020, 10:20 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,396
Posted By turbo
just pack a bunch of absorbent material under the...

just pack a bunch of absorbent material under the filter and let it rip. takes about 5 seconds to remove after unscrewed. :D
Forum: Florida (South) 11-13-2020, 10:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,241
Posted By turbo
you have three options just west of stuart. aero...

you have three options just west of stuart. aero acres, treasure coast, and naked lady. there are some nice options north of the orlando tampa line though. https://i.postimg.cc/SNQw081W/IMG-1211.jpg
Forum: Florida (South) 11-03-2020, 06:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,164
Posted By turbo
great idea, and one of the most beautiful drives....

great idea, and one of the most beautiful drives. love marathon airport.
https://i.postimg.cc/XYpmqWbq/IMG-1215.jpg
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-12-2020, 06:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,411
Posted By turbo
3M adhesive remover. :D

3M adhesive remover. :D
Forum: Acts of Charity (using your RV) 10-07-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 9,811
Posted By turbo
Looks like lots of options. Have heard olive...

Looks like lots of options. Have heard olive branch is a very friendly airport. Planning on there for an Elvis visit some day. https://i.postimg.cc/v8VNZGFc/IMG-0735.jpg
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