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  #131  
Old 09-06-2013, 09:21 PM
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Default 200 KTS CLUB

Ok this is pretty wimpy but its the first time I hit 200 KTS going North and South. West to East is easier. You'll have to take my word for straight and level.

Sure made my trip from Cleveland to Parris Island quicker. ( I normally cruise 160-175 KTS if I'm in a hurry)

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Old 09-08-2013, 01:53 PM
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... You'll have to take my word for straight and level. ...
Next time throw the vertical speed instrument up on the ForeFlight page to ward off the nay sayers...
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Old 09-08-2013, 02:36 PM
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Default Some tail wind

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Old 09-08-2013, 03:56 PM
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Straight and level.

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Old 10-08-2013, 08:50 PM
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I had a 235 K Ground Speed over Lake Michigan once and wish I had a photo of that. I do occasional get a good tailwind.

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Old 10-09-2013, 12:54 PM
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Here's mine. I see it pretty often with the Super 8 , but I did have a nice tail wind.

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Old 10-09-2013, 01:45 PM
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Doesn't happen very often, but here's mine.
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Old 11-16-2013, 12:45 PM
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My first time...

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Old 11-16-2013, 01:34 PM
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From a few months ago (February). Yes, straight and level.
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Old 11-18-2013, 02:25 PM
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Does this count?

No too slow :-)

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