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Forum: Off Topic Discussions   05-24-2019, 05:19 PM
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Posted By dv/dt
It will be interesting to see what the...

It will be interesting to see what the investigation finds wrt the sequence of events. But there are a couple of ways that the changes to the switches could have played into the events.

First off...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   05-23-2019, 03:53 PM
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Posted By dv/dt
Interesting read. Boeings whole point for the...

Interesting read. Boeings whole point for the MCAS and certifying the Max the way they did was so that pilots would not see a difference or require additional training. Changing how these switches...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   05-22-2019, 03:18 AM
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Posted By dv/dt
RIP https://youtu.be/tZ8mD31jkoU

RIP

https://youtu.be/tZ8mD31jkoU
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   05-14-2019, 10:10 PM
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Views: 146
Posted By dv/dt
LOL Justin, my first thought when I saw this post...

LOL Justin, my first thought when I saw this post was that clip. I remember watching it when it first came out and to this day is one of the funniest things I remember from my youth.

RIP Mr....
Forum: Factory Five Roadsters   05-14-2019, 10:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 224
Posted By dv/dt
Hi Preston, Wow, you must be so proud! I...

Hi Preston,
Wow, you must be so proud! I remember well when you introduced us to Miranda's Carriage and all the birthdays since. Your son's achievement on its own is very impressive, his...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   05-06-2019, 11:57 AM
Replies: 65
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Posted By dv/dt
https://www.ctvnews.ca/mobile/business/boeing-didn...

https://www.ctvnews.ca/mobile/business/boeing-didn-t-tell-airlines-that-safety-alert-wasn-t-on-1.4409319
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   05-05-2019, 07:53 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,016
Posted By dv/dt
No, that is a 747 cargo that lost control when...

No, that is a 747 cargo that lost control when it's load (armoured APV's I believe) shifted during take off.
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   04-27-2019, 02:02 AM
Replies: 3
  Wow
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Posted By dv/dt
Wow

Great reflexes by both the guy in the car and the guy in the truck. Would have been a lot different if either hadn't responded the way they did.

https://youtu.be/GFksGHon5pc
Forum: Factory Five Roadsters   04-26-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 474
Posted By dv/dt
From the Ford service manual: ...

From the Ford service manual:

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v668/dvdt/Transmission/AxleEndPlay1.jpg

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v668/dvdt/Transmission/AxleEndPlay2.jpg

Cheers, Rod
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   04-05-2019, 11:32 PM
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Posted By dv/dt
Here is a link to the FAA AD that went out in...

Here is a link to the FAA AD that went out in November as a result of the Lion Air crash. I would say that it was pretty clear to them and Boeing what the likely (or at least probable) cause was for...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   04-05-2019, 09:24 PM
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Posted By dv/dt
crash, the video MJN posted below was to do with...

crash, the video MJN posted below was to do with the second crash, not the first.
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   04-05-2019, 09:02 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,016
Posted By dv/dt
"Initial findings conclude that: •The Boeing...

"Initial findings conclude that:
•The Boeing 737 MAX 8, registered ET-AVJ, possessed a valid certificate of airworthiness;
•Pilots had the correct qualifications and licenses to fly the aircraft;...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   04-05-2019, 06:30 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,016
Posted By dv/dt
We'll have to see on that one. The speed wasn't...

We'll have to see on that one. The speed wasn't increasing because the throttle were high it was increasing due to an uncommanded dive. Remember, high thrust will lift the nose (the whole reason...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   04-05-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,016
Posted By dv/dt
Not sure where you are seeing a "few pilot...

Not sure where you are seeing a "few pilot errors"? You have to be careful with interpreting what he is saying. He is going from the preliminary report which would be based on what they found in...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   03-29-2019, 10:17 PM
Replies: 4
  Da Bat
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Posted By dv/dt
Happy BD Jeff! Hope you have fun hanging...

Happy BD Jeff!

Hope you have fun hanging from the rafters with a box-O-wine!
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   03-23-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,016
Posted By dv/dt
This may answer your question: ...

This may answer your question:

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-controls-explainer/change-to-737-max-controls-may-have-imperiled-planes-experts-say-idUSKCN1R322M
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   02-22-2019, 06:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 547
Posted By dv/dt
Very cool!! Glad to see they pulled it together...

Very cool!! Glad to see they pulled it together and the weather cooperated.
Forum: Factory Five Roadsters   01-27-2019, 02:44 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,451
Posted By dv/dt
How many are totally original?

How many are totally original?
Forum: Factory Five Roadsters   01-20-2019, 11:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 632
Posted By dv/dt
If the pins are round I have found that a lot of...

If the pins are round I have found that a lot of times if you have an old extendable antenna like we used to have on radios, etc. you can find one of the sections that is the right size to use as an...
Forum: Factory Five Roadsters   01-18-2019, 11:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,239
Posted By dv/dt
Sorry Norm but that is not correct. The only...

Sorry Norm but that is not correct. The only function of the shuttle valve is to provide full pressure (not proportioned) to the rear brakes in the case that the fronts lose pressure.

Under...
Forum: Factory Five Roadsters   01-18-2019, 07:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,239
Posted By dv/dt
Norm, that may be how that specific valve works...

Norm, that may be how that specific valve works but for the Fox Mustang I will go with Ford's description right out of their service manual for the '87 Mustang. (And from the link Sean posted.)
...
Forum: Factory Five Roadsters   12-27-2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,324
Posted By dv/dt
Best price I have found is BrownTool at $0.49 a...

Best price I have found is BrownTool at $0.49 a piece:

https://www.browntool.com/Listview/tabid/344/CategoryID/85/Level/a/Default.aspx

And Cleco pliers for $6.95:
...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   12-15-2018, 12:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 427
Posted By dv/dt
Very Well Done Car Maintenance Site

Watched a couple of his videos and they are very well done and informative. A lot of them are done using his 1998 Mustang GT so they may help for some of the builders here.
...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   11-15-2018, 12:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 341
Posted By dv/dt
RIP Stan Lee

Thanks for all the entertainment over the years!
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   11-05-2018, 11:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 447
Posted By dv/dt
Perhaps the powers that be are showing those...

Perhaps the powers that be are showing those topics as teasers as to what you are missing (as crash said, not much) to entice people to join ($$) the Clubhouse. Or it's just a glitch. :wink2:
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