Skymaster Forum  

Go Back   Skymaster Forum > Search Forums
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 25 of 33
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Timcote1960
Forum: Messages 04-11-21, 09:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,348
Posted By Timcote1960
Sept 17 2021 Still on: 337 Fly-in Lacona NH. DETAILS

Well, the vaccinations are happening and I just wanted to ping the group as about 10 folk had said they'd try to make it up to KLCI for a fly-in. A few links of note:

1. The area is dominated by...
Forum: Messages 02-04-21, 08:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,348
Posted By Timcote1960
Very very close, 4mi, 8 min drive. Likely a...

Very very close, 4mi, 8 min drive. Likely a perfect spot for lodging!? Since I have a home there, I rarely stay in hotels. Looks grand!
Forum: Recommended Destinations and Fuel Stops 01-27-21, 08:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,869
Posted By Timcote1960
Moved this discussion to the main board. Hope...

Moved this discussion to the main board. Hope thatís appropriate. If youíbe only found it here, look there because weíre ON!
Tim
Forum: Messages 01-27-21, 08:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,348
Posted By Timcote1960
Fly-in to Laconia NH SEPT 17-19 2021: We are ON!

Up here in NH this week at the lake house and have checked in with Lee Avery who runs SkyBright FBO at KLCI. He is excited to host us for the Sept 17-19 2021 Skymaster Fly in.

Making myself a little...
Forum: Messages 01-04-21, 07:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,348
Posted By Timcote1960
NH Fly-in, yes, it's a PLAN!

Ok, it's officially a plan! The wife is psyched to make up hats or t-shirts or both! Preferences? Good places to stay, good places to eat, maybe climb a little peak overlooking the lake, a tech...
Forum: Messages 12-28-20, 06:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,348
Posted By Timcote1960
Alright, the wife is psyched! There are many...

Alright, the wife is psyched!

There are many places for accommodations in Laconia NH which, being a lakeside community at the foot of the White Mountains, is replete with facillities for tourists....
Forum: Messages 12-27-20, 10:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,348
Posted By Timcote1960
337 fly in NH Sept 17-19, 2021?

All,

Dreaming of flying plans for 2021? My wife is such a good sport, she loves a good party and is offering to help me organize a 337 Fly-in.

KLCI sits in the New Hampshire hamlet of Laconia NH. ...
Forum: Recommended Destinations and Fuel Stops 12-27-20, 10:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,869
Posted By Timcote1960
Proposed: 337 Fly-in KLCI, Laconia NH 9/17-19/2021

All,

Dreaming of flying plans for 2021? My wife is such a good sport, she loves a good party and is offering to help me organize a 337 Fly-in.

KLCI sits in the New Hampshire hamlet of Laconia NH. ...
Forum: Messages 08-13-20, 09:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,770
Posted By Timcote1960
Wonder what happenend...

Anybody see this one from the...
Forum: Messages 07-23-20, 02:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,373
Posted By Timcote1960
AirCon Heaven....Alternator hell

Thanks for all the help on this. My A/P reports the recharge (with dye-laced refrigerant) was successful and it is chilly inside now. He will watch for leaks.

My rear alternator has gone bust. ...
Forum: Messages 07-22-20, 08:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,373
Posted By Timcote1960
AC questions Continuing

Thanks for all these comments. My system is indeed a 134a system, but there is precious little documentation. My AP asked me to ask the group if anyone knows how much the system takes, and what to...
Forum: Messages 07-22-20, 07:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,373
Posted By Timcote1960
AC questions Continuing

Thanks for all these comments. My system is indeed a 134a system, but there is precious little documentation. My AP asked me to ask the group if anyone knows how much the system takes, and what to...
Forum: Messages 07-18-20, 06:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,373
Posted By Timcote1960
Reily Air Conditioning Characteristics

Hi,

Right now I'm scrambling to find my misplaced addendum logs for N639GC, but in the meantime I'd asked my AP to have a look at my progressively weakening Air Conditioning system. He asked me if...
Forum: Recommended Destinations and Fuel Stops 07-17-20, 06:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 12,392
Posted By Timcote1960
Yeah, inquiring minds want to know. I'm still...

Yeah, inquiring minds want to know. I'm still game for Sept 12-13 weekend flying in, social distance, masks and so on. But is it a go or a no go?
Tim
Forum: Recommended Destinations and Fuel Stops 05-22-20, 08:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 12,392
Posted By Timcote1960
I'd like to make it out there also, might drag my...

I'd like to make it out there also, might drag my fellows from KVKX.

Tim
Forum: Messages 05-22-20, 08:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 8,116
Posted By Timcote1960
a seadog?

Not to put too fine a point on it, but 120kt at 24gph is sort of what would be expected for a "Seamaster". I love waterflying my 206 on amphibs, but the configuration has taken a nice 165kt high...
Forum: Messages 05-18-20, 05:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,769
Posted By Timcote1960
When you do apply the goo, please take a pic or...

When you do apply the goo, please take a pic or two. I'd like to know the exact geography to do the same in my P337G.

I have had exactly the same problem myself. It doesn't bother me---I am...
Forum: Messages 05-18-20, 01:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,499
Posted By Timcote1960
337 rear turbo

Yes, the DER approval for using the front one (identical turbo except for minor mounting issues) onto the rear engine is our Current plan. But who is the DER for sign-off? Which Powerplant DER is...
Forum: Messages 05-18-20, 01:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,049
Posted By Timcote1960
Rear Turbo Woes--Consultant DER Powerplant for 337?

Hi All,

My rear turbo in N639GC totally crapped out and the turbo shop says the housing is unusable for a rebuild. Rear turbo part number is 406610-9022. Turbine housing itself is 407169-0007 but...
Forum: Messages 05-17-20, 07:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,499
Posted By Timcote1960
Urgent need for Turbo Housing

This is a thread that goes back a few years, but for the me need is now. After a long slog sorting out a fuel controller issue, getting the bird back into annual and taking her aloft to 12.5K', the...
Forum: Messages 09-22-19, 04:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,051
Posted By Timcote1960
Engine out at 1100í

Well, the reason I bought the Skymaster happened today. Flying low around the DC airspace at about 1200í I looked at my dual engine analyzers and saw that my rear engine was cold. Identified. Moved...
Forum: Messages 02-06-19, 08:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,548
Posted By Timcote1960
CBP Decal Sticker Update

All,

I applied for the required CBP sticker the second week in November and JUST TODAY got notice that it would be sent to me via the expedited shipping I'd requested. Note: thats almost 3 months. ...
Forum: Recommended Destinations and Fuel Stops 12-23-18, 11:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 12,273
Posted By Timcote1960
Trips 2019!

Well, my plans for the Bahamas Christmas vacay were ditched in the 0.5 sec it took for me to snap my quad tendon in a fall that featured a 4x8 sheet of plywood. Canít fly the bird with my leg in full...
Forum: Messages 11-11-18, 08:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,548
Posted By Timcote1960
Bahamas

I canít wait till 2020 to take my bird to the Bahamas. Itís going to be Christmas break, 26DEC2018-1JAN2019. Making the itinerary now. If any other 337s want in on the fun, give a holler.

Tim
Forum: Messages 07-27-18, 11:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,385
Posted By Timcote1960
good advice...

Thanks all, I agree that it's a LONG ways. Also agree that pilot fatigue is, quite literally, a killer. But I'm going with at least one other, maybe two other pilots, both IFR certified and one of...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 33

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:45 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.