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Old 11-19-2007, 04:45 AM   #796
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Republic RC3 SeaBee. I've got some time in one. A couple have been modified with a Corvette engine - quite a bump up from the Franklin 215 hp original!
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Old 11-19-2007, 05:04 AM   #797
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Upper Italian Lakes report.
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South Africa, Swaziland, Botswana ride report
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Old 11-19-2007, 05:07 AM   #798
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Upper Italian Lakes report.
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=160841

South Africa, Swaziland, Botswana ride report
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=454490

Great CanAm Tour
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Old 11-19-2007, 05:43 AM   #799
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I'm going to SWAG it and say DC-4?

Edit: Maybe a constellation?


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Old 11-19-2007, 09:54 AM   #800
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I'm going to SWAG it and say DC-4?

Edit: Maybe a constellation?


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Doubt it's a connie. Not many still flying, DC-4 is all over the place. 1300 built.

But the intakes under the engines, DC-7?
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Old 11-19-2007, 10:56 AM   #801
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Republic Seabee. My dad had one in the late 50s. He took the wheels off to make it lighter as he was only flying off the lakes. There were no landing strips up here at that time.
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Old 11-19-2007, 12:05 PM   #802
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Republic Seabee. My dad had one in the late 50s. He took the wheels off to make it lighter as he was only flying off the lakes. There were no landing strips up here at that time.
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Old 11-19-2007, 12:06 PM   #803
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I'm going to SWAG it and say DC-4?

Edit: Maybe a constellation?


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It could be a Lockheed L-188
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Old 11-19-2007, 12:10 PM   #804
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Old 11-19-2007, 01:30 PM   #805
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Looky what I found. Link.

I guess this whole thread has been done before. But the advrider version is faster and more loosely structured...more fun.
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Old 11-19-2007, 01:46 PM   #806
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Old 11-19-2007, 01:57 PM   #807
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Old 11-19-2007, 02:23 PM   #808
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I'm going to SWAG it and say DC-4?

Edit: Maybe a constellation?


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You were right on the edit. It is a Lockheed Super Constellation.
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South Africa, Swaziland, Botswana ride report
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=454490

Great CanAm Tour
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Old 11-19-2007, 03:05 PM   #809
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English Electric Lighning
No!!

A tricky one.
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Old 11-19-2007, 03:13 PM   #810
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No!!

A tricky one.
Short SB.5

Dang, you got me.
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