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by no1traumanurse
Wed Mar 08, 2017 9:09 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: The Vulcan XH558 & General Aviation Thread
Replies: 1296
Views: 178680

Re: The Vulcan XH558 & General Aviation Thread

If I have got my interpretation wrong please correct me and I will apologise on the forum. You are basically saying it is ok to fly an aircraft that turns out to be un-flightworthy as long as it doesn't cause a crash? You are involved in rebuilding Bluebird. The final result will be stronger, more l...
by no1traumanurse
Sat Mar 04, 2017 11:27 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: The Vulcan XH558 & General Aviation Thread
Replies: 1296
Views: 178680

Re: The Vulcan XH558 & General Aviation Thread

None of the aircraft maintenance stuff had any bearing on the accident at all- it's all by-product which will have serious ramifications for the vintage jet operators for a long time to come. The report clearly states that the aircraft was not was no longer in compliance with its permit to fly, man...
by no1traumanurse
Sat Mar 04, 2017 11:18 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: The Vulcan XH558 & General Aviation Thread
Replies: 1296
Views: 178680

Re: The Vulcan XH558 & General Aviation Thread

What a tragedy it hadn't been policed properly. A poorly maintained aircraft in the hands of a pilot not familiar with the type. Accidents will always happen but.. The paying public expect displays to be performed by highly skilled and experienced pilots, not someone who thought they could give it a...
by no1traumanurse
Sun Feb 26, 2017 10:44 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2725
Views: 341500

Re: Pic of the Day

Will that take its strength back to original or is it just more important that it evens its properties after all the seperate areas of stretching, shrinking and welding?
by no1traumanurse
Sat Feb 25, 2017 8:56 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2725
Views: 341500

Re: Pic of the Day

For those of us, might be just me, with no idea about metallurgy. Why are the floor skins going off to be heated?
by no1traumanurse
Sun Feb 12, 2017 10:43 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2725
Views: 341500

Re: Pic of the Day

Those spoons will probably need more than one run through the dishwasher. The choccie sauce I assume has two purposes, waterproofing and keeping disimilar metals apart. Was there an equivalent product used on the original build or was it a case of, bolts are tight so water should stay out? Forgive t...
by no1traumanurse
Sat Feb 04, 2017 9:33 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2725
Views: 341500

Re: Pic of the Day

well, even if the sauce does get everywhere, you clean it up nicely
by no1traumanurse
Thu Feb 02, 2017 12:17 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2725
Views: 341500

Re: Pic of the Day

What is the working time of the choccie sauce?
by no1traumanurse
Fri Jan 20, 2017 10:40 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2725
Views: 341500

Re: Pic of the Day

Wh..?
Slams door and legs it
by no1traumanurse
Fri Jan 13, 2017 4:26 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2725
Views: 341500

Re: Pic of the Day

midlife wrote:All guys in my office are rolling round laughing!!!
Cheers
Wayne


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At my expense or pds' ?