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Old 02-14-2021, 03:50 PM
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Default What did you do with your RV this Weekend (2/13/21 - 2/14/21)

...getting it started. v/r,dr
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Old 02-14-2021, 04:00 PM
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Decided to order a Javron Super Cub, can't wait any longer for a Van's bushplane.
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Old 02-14-2021, 05:25 PM
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Many years later, but I am teaching again on weekends as a level 2 PSIA ski instructor at a family friendly ski area, it feels good teaching again. Had a blast teaching over the past few days. Got off early today and did a flyby over Spring Mountain Ski Area.
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Old 02-14-2021, 06:27 PM
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Battled a 40 knot headwind flying from SoCal to NorCal.
Enjoyed a 35 knot tailwind flying from NorCal to SoCal.

This weekend, the upgrade to a faster airplane was a good thing. Saved us 17 minutes up, 13 minutes coming home....
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Old 02-14-2021, 07:19 PM
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Saturday we flew IFR from LGB to CRQ and joined the 200 knot club.

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Old 02-14-2021, 08:08 PM
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The high temps here have been below zero F for two weeks... This weekend's temps ranged from -30 to a high of -10, so, to answer the threads question - nothing.
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Old 02-14-2021, 08:25 PM
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Thought about it a lot. Downloaded databases. Something about 200' ceilings and 1/4 mile in fog that I let discourage me...
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Old 02-14-2021, 09:18 PM
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Old 02-15-2021, 12:11 AM
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Cancelled my Florida fishing trip with my brother, icing on the flight there and back and thunderstorms while we were going to be there. Home improvement projects and a little hunting in single digit temps instead.
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Old 02-15-2021, 04:49 AM
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