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    Break ins and theft .

    Thanks Sean . Need as many occurrences as possible , Chris .
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    Break ins and theft .

    Thanks Terry .
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    Break ins and theft .

    Thanks for the information given personally . No information from this forum yet. Any will be gratefully received . Chris .
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    Break ins and theft .

    If anyone has collated a list of the premises where engines were taken , and the dates of the occurrences I would appreciate the info . I have Hunsdon ,Huntingdon , Swayton and Newnham . Any...
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    Boston Aerodrome Sept 19th

    Wings and wheels Boston on Saturday September 19th is now unfortunately Boston wheels . Sadly , due to insurance liability issues we are unable to accept visiting aircraft on the day. This is due to...
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    Fast turnaround on permit

    Many thanks to the folk at Deddington for a speedy turnaround on one of our resident CTSW's . It meant they could get away for their French run today .
    Thanks again , Chris .
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    Cracking service !

    I ordered two new brake calipers Friday afternoon and they arrived by royal mail this morning. 18 hours . You cant better that, well done P&M.
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    under the wire

    Hot off the press and highly recommended. The story of Digby Goss . His journey from boyhood and highly entertaining start and life in aviation.
    Can be purchased through the boston aeroclub online...
  9. Conventional ASI / full flap landing

    Hi Tony,
    you are correct in your assumption there is a lag in the ASI on the CT. It should not cause you a problem. Get Chris to cover the ASI and let you tell him when you are at 50 Kts on approach...
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    Boston aerodrome revamp

    I believe we are happy with either John !
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    Boston aerodrome revamp

    After a couple of weeks of frenzied activity our airfield revamp is nearly complete. Apart from the unseen drainage replacement much repair work has been undertaken to the runways and concrete yard....
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    Hmmm. pack up and go home then

    These are the same people that told us we were in for a drought last year !!!
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    Top notch service from P&M

    Surely were Joan !
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    Recommended.

    We have been using C42 aircraft for training for around six years. They have proved incredibly reliable and versatile. I would recommend them to both schools and private pilots. Chris.
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    Top notch service from P&M

    Once again we have received a cracking service from P&M. Parts ordered Monday and delivered Tuesday. Impressive.
  16. A Lesson Learned - Use a reputable fuel station for your petrol!

    Well done Steve for posting. We always recommend purchasing fuel from a big named fuel source such as BP or Shell. At Boston this means a twelve mile round trip to the BP station. Most of the filling...
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    Spring is coming !

    Got a tad claggy on the lincolnshire riviera today Ginge. Hopefully better tuesday before winter returns !! I sympathise with the wet runways Damien. Our runway is normally fine but after this...
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    Spring is coming !

    Wonderful weekend of flying at Boston. Sunshine and light winds brought the field back to life. This should continue for the next few days we hear ! We are looking to arrange some fun flyins this...
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    Spring is coming !

    Just out of interest I was checking over the carbs on a 912 which had not run for 12 months. All spotless other than under the two floats.Both bowls had what I presume to be oxydisation taking place....
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    Spring is coming !

    It wont be long before the sun is shining once again and this unduly long winter is behind us. So perhaps now is a good time to thoroughly check your aeroplane to ensure its ready for the coming...
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    912 revs not dropping

    The hand throttle and foot throttle cables both run to a splitter which is connected to the carbs. One sealed unit from the factory as such. So, unless you have the equipment you will not be able to...
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    912 revs not dropping

    Hi Richard,

    Had this happen on various occasions in a Quantum. Its normally the foot throttle cable icing up at height. Which explains why things normalised upon descent. Look at your cable run...
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    ac fuel pump on 912 engine

    Hi Conrad,

    Yes I am aware of the form though to be honest I have never filled one out. The reason for the posting is to inform others and highlight the issue. If the many others who have suffered...
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    ac fuel pump on 912 engine

    Interesting phenomena here. I dont believe the pump failed on the previous shutdown, though it may have done.
    The first ac pump we cut open showed that the detached valve inside had been wandering...
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    ac fuel pump on 912 engine

    Hi Andy,

    No fuel pressure guage as I like to keep the machines standard as much as possible. After it's last flight the previous evening it was shut down with the normal mag checks before...
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