Tag: mechanic

Have you ever heard of Cyanoacrylates? I have now, because I googled “superglue” so I could write something smart to pretend I’m knowledgable. Like something about its history, e.g. the fact that it was used to close battle wounds in …

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Aviation is probably not the only field where groups within the profession view each other quite differently. But since I have worked in this business my whole life, I am very familiar with the differences in aviation. This comic needs …

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I was working on a fire in Montana when the topic of switch labeling came up in casual conversation since we had just been through a USFS audit. We were joking about labeling the left cyclic stick “FWD rotor” and …

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If you are working in aviation anywhere near a ramp or a hangar, chances are you had to deal with rotor or jet wash at one point or another. Working in a hangar for years, I have noticed that helicopter …

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