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by ramonypedro
30 Mar 2009, 10:49
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New images
Replies: 58
Views: 32662

Re: New images

Hello Waooow... Outstanding job !!! :smt007 some remarks about inside picture : will you add the inside of the cockpit elements of the relief system ??? ;-) The small black thing attached to the left landing gear is a venturi used to "evacuate" an "over load" of pilot/ copilot during long ferry flig...
by ramonypedro
24 Feb 2009, 19:47
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Propellors
Replies: 4
Views: 2047

Re: Propellors

Hello. Looking at picture, there are some detail that changes between ZK-nam and GDPF: FM antennas are mounted on stabilizer wheel covers are strange...May be from a Piper ..(Cub or super Cub ??) Brakes could be Cleveland ? (brake disk is outside of the rim, ans piston brakes located at the rear) wh...
by ramonypedro
06 Jan 2009, 01:48
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: L-19 - night photo wanted
Replies: 15
Views: 4569

Re: L-19 - night photo wanted

Well, too fast again (damn'it) So, panel is illuminated by two lamps with UV bulbs, each lamp having its own variation/ switch system. lamps attached to the frame of the cabin. Top compass, "side" panels (above pilot's head) and breaker panel use the same light system, activated by the variator in t...
by ramonypedro
05 Jan 2009, 20:28
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: L-19 - night photo wanted
Replies: 15
Views: 4569

Re: L-19 - night photo wanted

Hello again.
Send the post too fast...
I send you some drawings from operator manual showing all this on your mail adress
UV bulb is for ultra violet (black light !!)
Here is one to show the throttle quadrants

Didier
by ramonypedro
05 Jan 2009, 19:38
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: L-19 - night photo wanted
Replies: 15
Views: 4569

Re: L-19 - night photo wanted

Hello. Instrument panel on ( at least one) french Birddog was "illuminated" via UV bulbs. The breaker panel and other panels (radion, intercomm,...)have a specific variator on the breaker panel, allowing to switch on/off and adjust the light. By day light, the markings appear white on a black backgr...