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Pilatus Stalls with the pusher overriden

Discussion in 'General Topics' started by ppragman, Jan 31, 2013.

  1. ppragman

    ppragman Direct BOOKE

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    I'm in school for the Pilatus right now, so this video yesterday, thought it was cool:

  2. thevideographer

    thevideographer Well-Known Member

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    I want that guy's job. How do you get it?
  3. TurdBird

    TurdBird Well-Known Member

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    So Caneman is not the only person to utilize gloves?
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  4. thevideographer

    thevideographer Well-Known Member

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    ^every pilot should have at least one pair of those! I wear them in the winter to keep my hands warm, and in the summer to keep my grip from slipping. They go right along with a giant watch and Aviators.
  5. Boris Badenov

    Boris Badenov I believed in them, don't you believe in us?

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    Yeah if you don't have at least one pair of nomex gloves in your Sporty's brand tool bag, you're not a real pilot. Next you'll tell me you don't carry an E6B.
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  6. ahsmatt7

    ahsmatt7 Well-Known Member

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    Dumb question... but is he inducing the spins or is it just that violent?
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  7. UAL747400

    UAL747400 Well-Known Member

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    I prefer GORE-TEX. Makes it look like you have bear claws for hands! When they get dirty, they look like welding gloves. :D
  8. Boris Badenov

    Boris Badenov I believed in them, don't you believe in us?

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    Apparently it's that er "abrupt". We certainly don't practice it, so that's just a rumor, but as he is doing it for certification, I can't imagine there's anything in it for him to make it more dramatic.
  9. Adler

    Adler Voice Activated Autothrottle

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    what spin?
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  10. ahsmatt7

    ahsmatt7 Well-Known Member

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    After reading my post I knew I'd get a response like yours. You are right there isn't any spin.
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  11. ppragman

    ppragman Direct BOOKE

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    Yeah, no, the stall causes the airplane to roll inverted and dive so while there is no spin, it is a bit aggressive.
  12. DV8Pilot

    DV8Pilot Well-Known Member

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    Here's some scary spin footage...
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  13. beeteeaye

    beeteeaye Next stop...Indy.

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    Too funny, I stumbled across that first video as well, crazy snap left.

    Where you getting learned on the Pilatus?
  14. ppragman

    ppragman Direct BOOKE

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    SDL
  15. beeteeaye

    beeteeaye Next stop...Indy.

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    Nice! Have a few good friends from PlaneSense complete their initial there, they enjoyed it, and love flying the plane even more.

    Congrats!
  16. Mark815

    Mark815 Well-Known Member

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    Always a cool video to watch. Did they show you the overtemp/compressor stall video while using the MOR? That's a good one too.
  17. ChasenSFO

    ChasenSFO Keeper of the ramp.

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    Looks like a lot of fun.

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