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by Ian Melville
Fri Feb 09, 2024 5:59 pm
Forum: Aircraft Construction & Maintenance
Topic: Jodel DR1050
Replies: 6
Views: 791

Re: Jodel DR1050

I was going to ask the same as I want to bring mine over from the EASA to LAA.
by Ian Melville
Tue Jul 18, 2023 5:36 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: Approved aircraft list?
Replies: 2
Views: 2900

Re: Approved aircraft list?

Was that actually an LAA or PFA book?. I recall something like that many moons ago for sale in newsagents.
by Ian Melville
Mon Jul 03, 2023 5:37 pm
Forum: Aircraft Construction & Maintenance
Topic: Dimpler
Replies: 2
Views: 2627

Re: Dimpler

where are you located?
by Ian Melville
Wed May 31, 2023 8:27 pm
Forum: Aircraft Construction & Maintenance
Topic: Low-voltage warning unit
Replies: 3
Views: 3408

Re: Low-voltage warning unit

Thats the new CAA Back-Box :wink:
by Ian Melville
Sat Apr 15, 2023 8:05 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: LAA “GRASS ROOTS FLY IN” RETURNS TO POPHAM 18-20 AUGUST
Replies: 14
Views: 17869

Re: LAA “GRASS ROOTS FLY IN” RETURNS TO POPHAM 18-20 AUGUST

This procedure may have changed these days of course, you know more about this than me. I think you must be mistaking me for someone else. I know nowt about the inner workings of the LAA. I was just a car Sparky Parky helper until I was made redundant by the Popham move. I said before I am not pass...
by Ian Melville
Thu Apr 13, 2023 8:15 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: LAA “GRASS ROOTS FLY IN” RETURNS TO POPHAM 18-20 AUGUST
Replies: 14
Views: 17869

Re: LAA “GRASS ROOTS FLY IN” RETURNS TO POPHAM 18-20 AUGUST

I'm not passing any comment on how rallys are run now or in the past. I am pointing out the old addage that if you can do better, then step up to the challange. Several indicated that they could indeed do better.
by Ian Melville
Thu Apr 13, 2023 6:04 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: LAA “GRASS ROOTS FLY IN” RETURNS TO POPHAM 18-20 AUGUST
Replies: 14
Views: 17869

Re: LAA “GRASS ROOTS FLY IN” RETURNS TO POPHAM 18-20 AUGUST

I think we have found the 2024 Rally organising committee :lol:
by Ian Melville
Tue Apr 04, 2023 9:02 pm
Forum: Aircraft Construction & Maintenance
Topic: AIRCREW INSTRUMENT
Replies: 5
Views: 4026

Re: AIRCREW INSTRUMENT

Thanks for the update
by Ian Melville
Tue Apr 04, 2023 2:45 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: LAA's Light Aviation Mag - Useless 'reduced' Landing Vouchers
Replies: 3
Views: 4124

Re: LAA's Light Aviation Mag - Useless 'reduced' Landing Vouchers

With your two recent posts, I think you may have got out of bed the wrong side this morning :D
by Ian Melville
Sun Apr 02, 2023 12:00 am
Forum: Sales & Wants
Topic: Jodel D150 /DR1050 door handle - WANTED
Replies: 4
Views: 4557

Re: Jodel D150 /DR1050 door handle - WANTED

Thanks for the reminder Tony. Our group Vagabond has my Jodels 2CV door handle on loan and that needs to be adressed :-)
by Ian Melville
Fri Mar 31, 2023 10:12 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: Builders liability
Replies: 6
Views: 5426

Re: Builders liability

I was going to suggest you walked away. I would rather a precident was not set by this practice.
by Ian Melville
Tue Mar 21, 2023 8:40 pm
Forum: Aircraft Construction & Maintenance
Topic: Components/parts
Replies: 8
Views: 7165

Re: Components/parts

The majority of aircraft to which this Safety Notice applies will be on a Permit to Fly.
CAA Permit to Fly or LAA Permit to Fly. Clear as mud :roll:
The LAA and BMAA are BCAR A8-26 Hence inclusive in the document.
by Ian Melville
Wed Mar 15, 2023 5:42 pm
Forum: Hangar Chat
Topic: web site!!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 5221

Re: web site!!!!

I found it in seconds without needing a search engine. Goto LAA Home Page. Click on 'Main Menu' on the LHS Click 'Engineering' Click 'Find an Inspector' All very logical Not sure what you mean by not working on two search engines If I use site:lightaircraftassociation.co.uk inspectors as a search st...
by Ian Melville
Tue Mar 07, 2023 4:43 pm
Forum: Aircraft Construction & Maintenance
Topic: Jodel D150 in-cockpit handbrake [resolved]
Replies: 1
Views: 2817

Re: Jodel D150 in-cockpit handbrake mechanism

My DR1050 is quite different. It is the same as the other DR1050 that I have inspected, so would think is standard.