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by Dave
Fri May 15, 2009 3:43 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In
Replies: 59
Views: 27454

Re: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In

Two days to go & our aerie’s sick For the last 3 weeks all we’ve got from her are coughs & grunts. The grease doctor rules out flu; she hasn’t got a temperature! We’ve replaced coil, plugs, leads, had the electronics tested and stripped the carbs, Cleaned the jets, checked fuel flow & set the timing...
by Dave
Fri May 08, 2009 8:26 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Unofficial Fly In News Room
Replies: 2
Views: 3418

Re: Unofficial Fly In News Room

I think we shall be henceforth known as the "Whispering Hooligans" The great and almighty SuBuRu, with much grace and dignity, took flight with said species, rumoured to have its origins on an island off the southern Cape coast. Forget the mountain goats - we play with Sharks!! What's that I hear co...
by Dave
Thu Apr 16, 2009 8:05 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In
Replies: 59
Views: 27454

Re: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In

Hi PeterB The catering and accommodation, as per my earlier email, is already arranged - for those interested Estelle has already committed to providing a tuck shop, breakfasts and light lunches The Friday Fly In breakfast is at Stanley Island, in Plett - just been finalised Check out www.stanleyisl...
by Dave
Tue Apr 14, 2009 6:02 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In
Replies: 59
Views: 27454

Re: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In

Hi All I hope everyone had a pleasant Easter Firstly, Russell can organise Avgas - prior arrangement only Mogas is readily available And now for the best bit – flying ! Monday – Wednesday, do your own thing Thursday Morning briefing after Breakfast, at the field At your own pace, a nav sight seeing ...
by Dave
Tue Mar 31, 2009 10:23 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In
Replies: 59
Views: 27454

Re: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In

Hello everyone A month to go & we're gaining altitude…! Today, a bit about food The man who builds ALL the Whisper kits is Stuart. His amazing wife Estelle, is also a restauranteur…& she will be catering for us We will certainly eat, drink & be merry; it is Workers Day after all. From Thursday to Sa...
by Dave
Tue Feb 24, 2009 8:33 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In
Replies: 59
Views: 27454

Re: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In

Hi Jamie Good to hear you're joining us Most of what's happening now is behind the scenes spadework The main thing is get accommodation booked if you're not staying at the airfield Closer to the time we'll be sending out detailed info. Included will be ATC procedures for the area, alternare airfield...
by Dave
Sun Jan 25, 2009 9:23 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In
Replies: 59
Views: 27454

Re: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In

Hey, Whisper - you sound like a proud father !

Well done guys - we'll see you at the fly-in

Cheers
Dave
by Dave
Tue Jan 20, 2009 8:06 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In
Replies: 59
Views: 27454

Re: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In

Hi Guys Thanks for all the replies & emails; we're gaining momentum and everything's on track. If you have ideas and suggestions, please speak up. Those wanting to add in Namibia, please contact The Bain Man. It looks like it'll be timed to merge with Paradise Beach around Tuesday/Wednesday PeterB, ...
by Dave
Mon Jan 12, 2009 11:45 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In
Replies: 59
Views: 27454

Whisper Gathering & Fly-In

Whisper Convention 2009 The presence of all Whispers is requested for a Gathering of the Clan :D The Cradle of Whisperkind at Paradise Beach shall be the venue S34° 06' 10" E24° 52' 58 On Thursday & Friday, where workers, builders and pilots will toi-toi, eat and be merry :mrgreen: Monday 27 April 2...
by Dave
Tue Apr 29, 2008 9:30 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Aircraft Wiring
Replies: 0
Views: 2648

Aircraft Wiring

Hi Guys As I've just battled through the process of doing all the wiring on our aery, I thought those of you doing it yourselves will find this link extremely useful. It covers all aspects of homebuilt aircraft electrics, and especially examples of wiring diagrams. Through all articles, safety and r...