thanks to www.dWrenched.com George!
Friday, December 13, 2013
Thursday, December 12, 2013
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Found on http://progress-is-fine.blogspot.com
the reason for the oversized windshield? Don't know... really cold area it was sold and used in dictating a area to hold the hot engine air in, and the windchill out? Possibly
our grandmothers generation filled the munitions and machine shops during WW2. Did something cause more recent generations to avoid machinery?
Both images found on http://progress-is-fine.blogspot.com
I've worked at a Sears tire and service center, a machine shop and mechanical assembly shop... and I've never seen or heard of a woman working in either. Anywhere or anytime. I have posted racers, pilots, etc.. but it seems like the machine shops and aircraft assembly plants are without a ratio of men and women equal to the human population. In light of the photo evidence here, women have proven the worth of their work by building and assembling the aircraft the won WW1 and WW2. Below, WW1 aircraft being built
"In flying I have learned that carelessness and overconfidence are usually far more dangerous than deliberately accepted risks." — Wilbur Wright in a letter to his father, September 1900.
"Aviation in itself is not inherently dangerous. But to an even greater degree than the sea, it is terribly unforgiving of any carelessness, incapacity or neglect." — Attributed to A. G. Lamplugh, British Aviation Insurance Group, London. c. early 1930's
things to check on preflight:
What - Weather
Can - Controls
You - Your Weight & Bal
Die - Dipstick & Drains
From - Fuel
Found on http://www.beechtalk.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=85917&view=unread in response to them seeing a recent post, the 1920 regs for operation of aircraft http://justacarguy.blogspot.com/2013/03/1920-regulations-for-operation-of.html
Above, Charger or Super Bee, below the Super Bee or Road Runner
Above Plymouth or Dodge and below the Challenger vs Charger
I totally dig this series of this or that posts they are doing... https://www.facebook.com/moparsunited
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
above photo from MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL, MIKE DE SISTI — AP Photo found on http://www.lakewyliepilot.com/2013/12/08/2203233/crashes-cause-dozens-of-injuries.html
below video from Facebook and http://www.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/12/10/pkg-wisconsin-snow-wrecks.cnn.html