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Offline cj5_pilot

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One Stout Cessna
« on: December 15, 2009, 04:04:49 PM »
I gotta say that is one STOUT Cessna!  I've never seen that tough of a engine mount on ANY Cessna.  Must be Julio's private little field mod because Chuck is so hard on planes ;)

Seriously, first time I saw a 152 without a cowl when I was doing my flight training I thought "THAT is all that holds the engine to the plane??"
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Offline Mike

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Re: One Stout Cessna
« Reply #1 on: December 16, 2009, 06:36:32 AM »
HA HA! I remember seeing my first Cessna. I don't know what I was expecting, maybe a hood like on a car. I was shocked to see the thin aluminum....

But in all seriousness . . . the Cessna engine support and baffles are just thinner than my bro's pencil when scaled down to a three panel strip!  ::rofl:: ;D
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