Search:

Type: Posts; User: Ginge Sunley

Page 1 of 7 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    5
    Views
    207

    Is that congratulations Tom or comiserations...

    Is that congratulations Tom or comiserations Tom's bank balance, possibly both?
    Should you end up having to buy new there is Nigel at Top Flight, Rod at Volair used to supply covers for Thruster...
  2. Replies
    4
    Views
    149

    I thought that there were a couple of...

    I thought that there were a couple of cancellations on there? Alway worth getting in touch with Martyn (nice guy) to see, and it is not unusual to get cancellations on the day.
    Hope to see you...
  3. Replies
    4
    Views
    149

    Boxted Flyin

    A nice friendly little event on a strip within the remains of an old airfield near Colchester that is open just two days a year.
  4. Replies
    4
    Views
    273

    Well done on pulling off a successful landing,...

    Well done on pulling off a successful landing, problems involving all three sounds realy bad news, all you in a position to elucidate?
  5. Replies
    4
    Views
    273

    Ouch, I take that you have been working with...

    Ouch, I take that you have been working with TLAC, I've always found them to be agood helpful bunch.
  6. Replies
    2
    Views
    180

    Thanks Sean, it was a realy pleasent event and a...

    Thanks Sean, it was a realy pleasent event and a great day to be flying
  7. Replies
    0
    Views
    108

    Priory Farm 16th June

    I notice that Priory Farm Fliers are having their flyin and barbi on the 16th, a nice friendly field with fuel available if needed.

    Ginge
  8. Replies
    2
    Views
    180

    The 1st of the year!

    It all seemed too good to be true, aircraft poshed up with her new skins, flown enough to get to know her again and the next flyin was a favourite at Sutton Meadows. Even the weather forecast was for...
  9. Thread: 129.835

    by Ginge Sunley
    Replies
    1
    Views
    312

    Yes great news, it should take some of the weight...

    Yes great news, it should take some of the weight from the old Micro frequency, ok I know that it never should have been used that way, but we all know the truth of that.

    Is it too much to hope...
  10. Replies
    0
    Views
    154

    Sutton Meadows 1 June

    I found this on the Flyer website although there was no mention on the BMAA events or the RAC events page so I contacted Brian who was shown as the contact for this flyin.

    He confirmed that,...
  11. Thread: P&M

    by Ginge Sunley
    Replies
    5
    Views
    688

    P&M

    I heard the sad news of the demise of P&M Aviation. We can only hope that it will in some form arise from the ashes meantime a high percentage of flexwing pilots as in an unenviable position.
    ...
  12. Thread: Popham

    by Ginge Sunley
    Replies
    0
    Views
    274

    Popham

    I visited the Popham trade fair/BMAA AGM yesterday with Joan, unsurprisingly there were not many that flew in although some gallant souls made it, despite the blustery winds. They were demonstrated...
  13. Replies
    1
    Views
    336

    Sorry Folks

    I appear to inadvertently upset the weather folks for which I am very sorry.

    I seemed to have caused this by getting the approval to fly on our TST with its new Top Flight skins fitted. I snuck up...
  14. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,445

    Thanks Damien, we're pleased with her, well we...

    Thanks Damien, we're pleased with her, well we always have been, but even more so now. Also looking forward to Martin's picture.
  15. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,445

    I must admit that I'm pleased with the result. I...

    I must admit that I'm pleased with the result. I was pleasently suprised just how good the overall condition was when we took her apart and can barely wait to get her back in the air again.

    I...
  16. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,445

    Sorry guys, the good flying weather is due to end...

    Sorry guys, the good flying weather is due to end and it's all my fault. The TST is now fully rigged in its nice new skins and with a few other bits tidied, inspector signed off and is now just...
  17. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,364

    Hand up, I love the simplicty of a microlight....

    Hand up, I love the simplicty of a microlight. The latest "not so lights" are not providing anything that does not already exist, that kind of flying is already there for those that want it at no...
  18. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,364

    This is a real concern with the push for "no so...

    This is a real concern with the push for "no so microlights" and the examples of failed attempts to establish simple,lowcost aircraft are there before us. In the 1920s simple practical aircraft...
  19. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,364

    Yes , I can understand that although for me...

    Yes , I can understand that although for me anything that adds weight to my aircraft detracts from it. I do chuckle at the thought of a Panther with an electric start though.
  20. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,364

    I suppose that it is "horses for courses" sort of...

    I suppose that it is "horses for courses" sort of thing, for my kind of flying I agree that it is entirely superfluous.

    There are those in this fairly wide community whose joy seems to be flying...
  21. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,445

    Sounds good, no very good. I wonder that all the...

    Sounds good, no very good. I wonder that all the Minimaxs haven't got them in this country, after all the round struts are only there to get the performance within ultralight regs. in the States....
  22. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,445

    Getting streamline struts can make a good...

    Getting streamline struts can make a good difference, I remember when they became available for the TST. The story went that after a couple of go arounds the guy got his TST on the the ground after...
  23. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,445

    That'd be a good buy for somebody. when we...

    That'd be a good buy for somebody. when we changed we got a bit faster, a bit better climb and the same fuel consumption.
  24. Replies
    2
    Views
    383

    At least they didn't run.

    At least they didn't run.
  25. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,445

    Yes we have the struts and larger tank, what prop...

    Yes we have the struts and larger tank, what prop have you got now? We have an Arplast, but of course you can't get them anymore.

    We changed the tank when the dreaded ethanol ate the last one, we...
Results 1 to 25 of 155
Page 1 of 7 1 2 3 4