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by Leprachaun
Wed Oct 11, 2017 2:34 pm
Forum: ROTAX
Topic: Help I need rewind stator
Replies: 2
Views: 670

Re: Help I need rewind stator

Got new ones , bite the bullet and get what works best (**) (**) (**)
by Leprachaun
Mon Aug 07, 2017 7:55 pm
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: Microlights over Rietvlei Nature Reserve - Plea for help
Replies: 21
Views: 1768

Re: Microlights over Rietvlei Nature Reserve - Plea for help

Wish I new , dont know the pilot , where are the enforcers to get it sorted ?
by Leprachaun
Mon Aug 07, 2017 11:39 am
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: Microlights over Rietvlei Nature Reserve - Plea for help
Replies: 21
Views: 1768

Re: Microlights over Rietvlei Nature Reserve - Plea for help

Hi Roel , I supplied a used sleeve for the said aircraft , I did see the engine before being stripped for repair , the oil tank of the auto lube was without oil, resulting in the seizing issue , I dont know who is the owner , but for sure it flew out of Rietvlei to Klipkop area wher it caaled it a d...
by Leprachaun
Tue Aug 01, 2017 5:03 pm
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: Microlights over Rietvlei Nature Reserve - Plea for help
Replies: 21
Views: 1768

Re: Microlights over Rietvlei Nature Reserve - Plea for help

Rumour has it pilot was flipping 5 -6 flips after retake off in Rietvlei park headed north east over Lingwood ridge and another engine out leading to a landing in a new Estate at Klinsmann kop where a landing was executed between drinking / feeding troughs Assistance was contacted and trike was remo...
by Leprachaun
Fri Jul 28, 2017 8:24 am
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: Microlights over Rietvlei Nature Reserve - Plea for help
Replies: 21
Views: 1768

Re: Microlights over Rietvlei Nature Reserve - Plea for help

If he is not a MISASA member MISASA has no Jurisdiction???
by Leprachaun
Thu Jul 27, 2017 1:58 pm
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: Microlights over Rietvlei Nature Reserve - Plea for help
Replies: 21
Views: 1768

Re: Microlights over Rietvlei Nature Reserve - Plea for help

I had a look at the engine , beleive me he has a problem , seized pistons , scoured sleeves etc - now you know why he had an engine out , rotax dont operate without oil Leprachaun
by Leprachaun
Mon Jul 10, 2017 8:34 pm
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: That time of the year !
Replies: 0
Views: 212

That time of the year !

The cold is upon us so beware of cold seizes on take-off. Had this experience this week , one aircraft on take- off with a demo flight ( silver top 582 and the 2 nd one on take off ( blue ) top 582 both in the Gauteng area . To prevent this warm your engines to minimum of at leasr 60 degrees celcius...
by Leprachaun
Mon Jul 10, 2017 8:34 pm
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: That time of the year !
Replies: 0
Views: 119

That time of the year !

The cold is upon us so beware of cold seizes on take-off. Had this experience this week , one aircraft on take- off with a demo flight ( silver top 582 and the 2 nd one on take off ( blue ) top 582 both in the Gauteng area . To prevent this warm your engines to minimum of at leasr 60 degrees celcius...
by Leprachaun
Mon Jul 10, 2017 8:34 pm
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: That time of the year !
Replies: 0
Views: 102

That time of the year !

The cold is upon us so beware of cold seizes on take-off. Had this experience this week , one aircraft on take- off with a demo flight ( silver top 582 and the 2 nd one on take off ( blue ) top 582 both in the Gauteng area . To prevent this warm your engines to minimum of at leasr 60 degrees celcius...
by Leprachaun
Mon Jul 10, 2017 8:34 pm
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: That time of the year !
Replies: 2
Views: 304

That time of the year !

The cold is upon us so beware of cold seizes on take-off. Had this experience this week , one aircraft on take- off with a demo flight ( silver top 582 and the 2 nd one on take off ( blue ) top 582 both in the Gauteng area . To prevent this warm your engines to minimum of at leasr 60 degrees celcius...
by Leprachaun
Wed Jul 05, 2017 8:40 am
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: David Mentz
Replies: 8
Views: 535

David Mentz

To all fellow microlighters I am still in a state of shock , One of the well known Microlighters sadly passed away at 06h00 this morning due to a heart attack. David Mentz flew from Microland , our sympathy to Hanlie and the children , may the Grace of God be be with the family in this difficult tim...
by Leprachaun
Fri Jun 23, 2017 1:18 pm
Forum: Aircraft and Accessories wanted
Topic: 582 Engine/Shortblock
Replies: 5
Views: 549

Re: 582 Engine/Shortblock

Het morge vol 582 short bloks

Leprachaun bel my (^^) (^^)
by Leprachaun
Fri Jun 23, 2017 1:15 pm
Forum: Aircraft and Accessories wanted
Topic: Prop - 582 Pusher
Replies: 8
Views: 573

Re: Prop - 582 Pusher

Hi Deon het n nuwe NC Prop met hub R12500-00
asook ouerig Warp Drive en Ivo Prop bel my Leprachaun
by Leprachaun
Tue Apr 25, 2017 8:37 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Rotax 503
Replies: 9
Views: 1415

Re: Rotax 503

Ja Boet times are tough , I see many trikes gathering dust and eventually being sold at low prices , pity , but on the other side good deal for newbies (^^)
by Leprachaun
Mon Apr 24, 2017 1:50 pm
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: MISASA where to now ?
Replies: 2
Views: 467

MISASA where to now ?

Just wondering to me self what is going on at the MISASA scene , AGM when ? Aeroclub / EAA meeting last week 2 MISASA member attend Eish what cooking guys , we paid our dues , please enlighten us to whats going on ???? :roll: Leprachaun