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Old 10-12-2014, 12:22 AM   #35776
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Nice day today so I took her out to maiden. I haven't flown much this year but I think I have a new favorite airplane.


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Cheesy poofs are what Yankees get when they eat Southen Food!! bub, steve
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Old 10-12-2014, 12:39 AM   #35777
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Looks Great, Your Young'in has grown up so much though the years,
Flew my DLG and the Fun-Cub today, 82 deg 5-8 mph sunny and Fun
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Old 10-13-2014, 12:21 AM   #35778
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Tom excellent paint job with the Cub!
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Old 10-13-2014, 01:54 AM   #35779
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Originally Posted by stevecooper View Post
Looks Great, Your Young'in has grown up so much though the years,
Flew my DLG and the Fun-Cub today, 82 deg 5-8 mph sunny and Fun
bubsteve
Yup Bub lil girl is all growed and in high school now. Where did the time go miss our nightly walks together.

Thanks Gramps. Didn't want to look like all the other super cubs out there you know.

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Old 10-13-2014, 10:33 PM   #35780
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Get some 4-4 1/2" foamtype tires for it,, touch and goes are smoother and not as hard on the Land'in gear,, I bought some for all my FunCub Bubs at SEFF,, We all Luv um!
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Old 10-14-2014, 12:21 AM   #35781
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You do anything to take some of the "Spring" outta the gear?

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Originally Posted by offtom View Post
You do anything to take some of the "Spring" outta the gear?

I did I learned to set her down lightly.
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The landing gear does like to spread out when you taxi after a landing. I just got used to it pick it up and it springs back to where it should be. If you want a long read there is a thread on RCG about landing gear mod's for the CUB.

Does the same with the floats looks like they have shocks on em.
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I pre'stressed some wire on mine,, helped lot,,,
bend the wheels in pidgin toed in and the won't spread on landing,,,
they sell a Dbl'ed gear on the Mod site as well,
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