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Unread post by Bugs » Thu Jan 31, 2013 6:07 pm

Hi Guys

About 4 years ago I flew this B-58 Baron up to Vereeniging for a friend to do a conversion.
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Unread post by Bugs » Sun Feb 10, 2013 11:27 pm

On thursday the 7th Feb I did a trip to Wonderboom
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Unread post by Bugs » Sun Dec 28, 2014 11:16 pm

2014, New paint, new windows, new interior by Neels at TAM. Engines overhauled by AEP. Cannot wait to fly her again.
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Unread post by PJL » Mon Dec 29, 2014 6:33 am

Wow amazing what a lot of TLC and money can do, I look forward to see photos of her in the air again !!!

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Unread post by 87Juliet » Mon Dec 29, 2014 7:01 am

PJL wrote:Wow amazing what a lot of TLC and money can do, I look forward to see photos of her in the air again !!!

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I have to agree! Well done on putting in the equity and time to give your bird a new lease on life! =D> =D> =D>
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Unread post by BallsOfFire » Mon Dec 29, 2014 7:31 am

well done, not many people will do that.

Maybe we need to start a new area on Avcom about AC in this state
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Unread post by Bugs » Thu Jan 01, 2015 3:41 am

I will keep you posted
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Unread post by Bugs » Mon Sep 07, 2015 5:41 pm

Big difference now.
Had a couple of test flights.
Nearly ready
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Unread post by ACE MAN » Mon Sep 07, 2015 6:26 pm

Looks a bit odd with the 2 blade props?
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Unread post by Mr B » Fri Jun 16, 2017 7:20 am

What would be the reason for the 2 blade props?
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Unread post by lodge » Sat Sep 23, 2017 10:17 pm

is she flying again now ?
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Unread post by Bugs » Thu Oct 12, 2017 11:41 pm

Yes she is. She is busy having an MPI at AMC at Wonderboom
I will be fetching her on Wed next week and bringing her home in P.E.
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Unread post by PJL » Fri Oct 13, 2017 9:21 am

Please post more pics of her when you go and ferch her!!!

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Unread post by Bugs » Sat Oct 14, 2017 5:38 pm

Will do.
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