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Thread: [Acro] Re: [Re: Re: Needs Pitts Lesson Tips! ]

Message: [Acro] Re: [Re: Re: Needs Pitts Lesson Tips! ]

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From: David Allgood <offbeat at mc.net>

Date: Mon, 05 Aug 2002 22:26:36 UTC


Message:

  Hey guys,
It's great to see a little of this type of playful banter after the little troll
infestation. Whats also nice is to see real NAMES at the bottom.

Keep the preferred side up!

Dave Allgood
Editor, The Duster Magazine
Chap. 1

John Cornwell wrote:

> Well, er...yeah, I guess... but they told me it was a prerequisite to entering
> the priesthood.  And I had to pay them, not the other way around.
>
> "Dr. Guenther Eichhorn" <gei at head-cfa.harvard.edu> wrote:
>
> No, no, no.  The question is:
>
> Mr. Cornwell, when did you stop eating small, indolent children or other
> individuals who refused to pay a toll to you?
>
> Guenther Eichhorn
>
> ------ Original Message ------
>
> In message <200208052003.g75K3EA15813 at mw1.texas.net>, jeffery at texas.net
> writes:
> >"I have never lived under a bridge."
> >
> >We will have this verified, Mr. Cornwell.  For the record, sir, have you ever
>
> >eaten small, indolent children or other individuals who refused to pay a toll
>
> >to you?
> >
> >Jeffery Poehlmann
> >
> >
> >> I have never lived under a bridge.
> >>
> >> DSowder at aol.com wrote:
> >> > ---------------------------------------------
> >> >    Attachment:
> >> >    MIME Type: multipart/alternative
> >> > ---------------------------------------------
> >> In a message dated 8/5/02 9:37:17 AM Pacific Daylight Time,
> >> jwcornwell at usa.net writes:
> >>
> >>
> >> > One more thing:
> >> >
> >> > At first, hold the stick with 2 or 3 fingers only.  If you use the
> >> > traditional
> >> > grip that we men often use for certain private pursuits, you will most
> >> > certainly overcontrol the airplane.
> >> >
> >> > Now you must think I am a troll.
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
> >>
> >> I would like to meet Cornwell someday. I've always assumed that he's a
> short
> >,
> >>
> >> hairy man with green teeth and large ears, who lives under a bridge....
> >>
> >> Seriously, though, one thing that makes an S-2B easier to fly (in my
> opinion
> >)
> >>
> >> is to trim it nose heavy. I generally trim for just a touch nose heavy at
> th
> >e
> >>
> >> highest speed that I'll normally see (say, 180 ias); this helps to prevent
>
> >> inadvertant high-speed stalls, and makes inverted flight and verticals
> >> easier. The only time I trim for neutral pitch is if I'm travelling
> >> somewhere. But assuming your instructor knows his stuff, by all means
> listen
> >
> >> to him or her. My technique is entirely self-taught, bad habits and all.
> >>
> >> Doug Sowder
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >


                


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