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Offline Plugcheck

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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #20 on: June 11, 2015, 07:10:34 AM »
Sorry to hear about your loss, our condolences to your family.  Weather is delaying our start.  When it stops raining we will try to get in the road.  Weather report for Rathbun isn't much better.
Michael
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Offline Hyperacme

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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #21 on: June 11, 2015, 08:49:25 AM »
Condolences to you and your family Brandon ...
 
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Offline 75starflight

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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #22 on: June 11, 2015, 10:20:11 AM »
Thank you all!
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Offline thedeuceman

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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #23 on: June 11, 2015, 01:14:18 PM »
Give me a brake (pads)...

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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #24 on: June 11, 2015, 01:51:43 PM »
At least it happened near home!
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Offline dorelse

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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #25 on: June 11, 2015, 01:54:33 PM »
Assuming that this is pre-departure?

Offline Mrs.TheDeuceMan

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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #26 on: June 11, 2015, 02:19:41 PM »
Between home and the gas station
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Offline Mrs.TheDeuceMan

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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #27 on: June 11, 2015, 06:26:05 PM »
When are (all) you folks arriving at rathbun?
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Offline 75starflight

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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #28 on: June 11, 2015, 06:42:17 PM »
When are (all) you folks arriving at rathbun?

Of course you know amber and I are tomorrow afternoon. Travis and Crystal are on their way at the moment. Mike and Tim I cannot speak for.
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Offline dorelse

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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #29 on: June 11, 2015, 07:15:41 PM »
I'll be stopping by with the family in tow, as we'll all be nearby anyway.  Then coming Saturday afternoon to camp.

We're crazy busy this weekend, so having to make some sacrifices this year.  I'm still trying ti get the cvz hooked up and running!

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Offline Mrs.TheDeuceMan

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Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #30 on: June 11, 2015, 07:56:27 PM »
Looks like we will be there around 9:45
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Offline dorelse

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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #31 on: June 12, 2015, 12:08:19 AM »
Brandon - Want to do some prop testing tomorrow & Saturday AM?  These won't handle Tim's HP, but for our puny engines I've come to really like them.

I have the Gil Six Gun composite in pitch 17, 19 & 21, also the Piranha 3 Blade 'Hydrobite' prop with the flow 'fences' in pitch 21 & 23.  I have the 4 Blade Piranha on Goldie in 20 & 22p. 

So, that's 7 combinations you could test on Saturday if you wanted. 

David, think you could get a polish on them?  LOL  (Probably!)


Offline dorelse

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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #32 on: June 12, 2015, 12:09:55 AM »
It isn't pretty, but it is solid, functional and safe.   See you guys tomorrow!




Offline Rich_V174SS

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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #33 on: June 12, 2015, 06:19:27 AM »
Just gotta be like a UPS driver and make only right turns.
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Offline 75starflight

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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #34 on: June 12, 2015, 06:24:15 AM »
Yep I would be happy to try a couple out Doran. See everyone late this afternoon!
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Offline Mrs.TheDeuceMan

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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #35 on: June 12, 2015, 01:27:41 PM »
We're headed to resort for lunch now :-)
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Offline David CVX-16

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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #36 on: June 12, 2015, 02:12:18 PM »
I never have polished a composite prop before. Bet Mothers Aluminum and Alloy Polish would work.
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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #37 on: June 12, 2015, 09:20:09 PM »
I never have polished a composite prop before. Bet Mothers Aluminum and Alloy Polish would work.

Honestly, I wonder if that would do anything?  Suppose sharpening the blades couldn't hurt...but they're not really a high performance propeller anyway.

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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #38 on: June 13, 2015, 08:02:28 AM »
Though it was cloudy, yesterday, it was a nice day on the water.
Little wet this morning...
Joe
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Re: Rathbun 2015 date
« Reply #39 on: June 13, 2015, 10:20:19 AM »
Well it looks like we are all packing up and bailing
Joe
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74 CV-16V8, Project
72 GT160, Looking for a new home