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by ollie
Fri Feb 26, 2010 1:07 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Fly-In 2010 24-27 April
Replies: 52
Views: 51669

Re: Fly-In 2010 24-27 April

Congrads Albert. Good to hear from you after a long time. All being well ZU-OLY back in the air this week-end. Had its first test flight after repair but we had issues with CHT's and overall oil temp. CHT turned out to be faulty instrumentation and oil temp hopefully fixed by refitting airscoops on ...
by ollie
Mon Feb 15, 2010 3:39 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: OLY IS BACK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 19
Views: 27370

Re: OLY IS BACK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

New CHT guage ordered. Oil levels checked. Air scoops refitted to spinner. Saturday scheduled to go through step by step diagnosis. Dont have this problem with "proper" gliders!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :) :) :) :)
The Zimmer Kid
by ollie
Fri Feb 12, 2010 9:23 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Fly-In 2010 24-27 April
Replies: 52
Views: 51669

Re: Fly-In 2010 24-27 April

I just knew Bains would see the light! :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
Maybe we can organise a flip in a pure glider for the man at Gariep just to show him he doesn' need the fan turning ALL the time :roll:
by ollie
Thu Feb 11, 2010 12:27 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: OLY IS BACK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 19
Views: 27370

Re: OLY IS BACK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

First the good news. Test flight late yesterday and all OK :D
Now the bad news :evil:
CHT instrumentation faulty and eratic. :evil:
Oil temp far to high :evil:
Engine running far to hot :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil:
by ollie
Tue Feb 09, 2010 3:25 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Fly-In 2010 24-27 April
Replies: 52
Views: 51669

Re: Fly-In 2010 24-27 April

They seek it here! They seek it there! Where the hell is ZU-OLY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Had problem with left bank of Jabi motor CHT going through the roof. :( Will try again to test fly this week. :D Just like to point out to certain people (Are you listening Bains??????????????????????) that firs...
by ollie
Mon Jan 25, 2010 4:26 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Fly-In 2010 24-27 April
Replies: 52
Views: 51669

Re: Fly-In 2010 24-27 April

Gariep gets my vote but will go with the flow subject of course to ZU-OLY being back on the scene.
Sorted engine this week-end past and weather permitting test flight this coming week-end.
Zimmer Kid
by ollie
Wed Jan 20, 2010 12:50 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Fly-In 2010 24-27 April
Replies: 52
Views: 51669

Re: Fly-In 2010 24-27 April

Hi Dave,
Wasn't the plan to have the next fly-in at the likes of Gariep so guys could do some soaring etc???????????????????
by ollie
Mon Jan 11, 2010 3:01 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Fly-In 2010 24-27 April
Replies: 52
Views: 51669

Re: Fly-In 2010 24-27 April

27th is my grass cutting anniversary. Think I need to stay in bed on the 27th :oops:
Just waiting for Legair to finish sorting out the "smooth" running of my Jabi engine then back in the air :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
Safe flying to all.
Ollie
by ollie
Tue Dec 15, 2009 3:31 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: OLY IS BACK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 19
Views: 27370

Re: OLY IS BACK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Getting there!!!
Manfred working his socks off to finally complete.
by ollie
Mon Dec 14, 2009 11:27 am
Forum: My Whisper Project
Topic: ZU-ENN "Extreme Makeover"
Replies: 21
Views: 27038

Re: ZU-ENN "Extreme Makeover"

Mr Bains you know I have been on a diet and haven't eaten "long chips" in ages!!!! ZU-OLY nearly there. Manfred hopes to finish all fettling by Wednesday 16th and Legair refitting engine 22nd (anniversary of original collection from George).Gary or Sean to do the test flight and the all systems go t...