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Norm last won the day on March 28 2017

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  1. I'll check it out. thanks
  2. I've been dragging my old MEC sleeping bag around for years. It's pretty tired out and with space in my duffel being at a premium it's very bulky. I'd like to replace it with something that packs up as small as possible and is warm. I'm sure 99.9% of us in this industry know the value of a good sleeping bag. I'd be interested to hear what others are using? Thanks
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    Rotten Gallet Liner

    Talked to Rob yesterday. Guy seems to know his stuff. Soother liner ordered from Merit. Thanks
  4. Norm

    Rotten Gallet Liner

    Might have three options Zeta, Boxell & maybe Pro Flight Gear. I'm just not sure which thickness to get. On my factory liner I've got extra thick top and side pads with thinnest front pad. I think I will make a call to some suppliers. thanks
  5. After a few thousand sweaty hrs my Gallet LH250 liner is really skunky. What are guys typical replacing them with? Thanks
  6. Completed, found a great outfit out west. thanks
  7. Looking for a PDF flight manual for the AS350 D. Would appreciate some help. Thanks
  8. I only know of a few in Quebec and my french is limited. PM me some company names willing to do the training and I will happily call them. Thanks
  9. Any suggestions who might have an Anstar available to train on at a reasonable rate next week? I'm open to any suggestions. Thanks
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    FAA conversion

    Excellent thank you, the company I work for has a global presence. Just thinking it might be nice to do some flying outside of Canada. Great information.
  11. Norm

    FAA conversion

    What is the entire process or completing the conversion if you don't mind me asking? I'm not familiar with the dauntless software. Thanks
  12. I will inquire with the CRA and post my findings. As you state Blackmac it would be a matter of convenience for me to approach a few commercial operators I have personal connections with vs traveling to an out of the way geographic location to find a school with the appropriate type. Thanks for the informed responses.
  13. It has been a long time since I have considered paying for an endorsement. But this winter I find myself interested in doing some training on a new type out of pocket. My question, can I go to any commercial operator willing to do the training and have them fill out my T11B tax form? Or does it specifically have to be a certified helicopter school to claim the education amount? Thanks
  14. Quick field update on the leatherman skeletool. I keep it clipped to my radio bib. Super light, it has already seen plenty of use on dash screws, engine cowling, drum caps, cutting ropes and everything else. I'm plenty happy with it so far. I'll be checking out the bottle opener feature Fri evening after my tour ends.
  15. "get the Jet Ranger back in the air" pricless! An engineer and I were together up north. He saw me coming along with a little tool role. He stopped, stared and said,"Oh my god it's my worst nightmare...a pilot with his own tools".