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Flew the Coupe! – Part 21 – Woodstock , Deserts, Hurricanes, Green Chilies and SPACE! Part-2

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Flew the Coupe! – Part 21 – Woodstock , Deserts, Hurricanes, Green Chilies and SPACE! Part-1

Birds of a Feather Join in the West! The 2018 Ercoupe National was going to be held in Las Cruces New Mexico.  This is a rare opportunity as almost all the National Ercoupe gatherings are in the Eastern part of … Continue reading

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Flew the Coupe! – Part 20 – Woodstock Learns a New Cheep for the FAA!

“Ercoupe 2756 Hotel, are you transponder equipped?” I joined my friend Olan for lunch at the Tacoma Narrows Airport for lunch late last year.  That airport has a great place to eat for lunch and dinner and a tower.  When … Continue reading

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Flew the Coupe! – Part 19 – Woodstock gets some bling!

Don’t just sit there, do something! So with the fires this summer and the disruption of a job change I was not flying much.  So I made a list of things I should do to Woodstock.  I have thought about … Continue reading

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Flew the Coupe! – Part 18 – Back at it

So it has been some time since my last blog.  Sadly the less fun things in life have kept me away from flying.  A couple of job related things and just the world.  Of course my last blog left poor … Continue reading

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Flew the Coupe! – Part 17 – back in the air and drama!

So I had Woodstock back together with a healthy engine.  But the distraction of the Reno Air races meant I wasn’t going to be able to fly Woodstock for some time.  It turned out nearly a month.  Once back from … Continue reading

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Flew the Coupe! – Part 16 – A stuck valve and the rope trick!

Woodstock misbehaves! Woodstock was now a three cylinder airplane.  This was the third time Woodstock had a stuck valve that I know of.  Just before I was heading down to inspect the plane the fellows selling it let me know … Continue reading

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