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Member Tom Hoag at the Vintage Aircraft Weekend at Paine Field, where Boeing has their big plant. Thanks Tom!
A club member is in desperate need of 337 forms for the Electro-air Electronic ignition system for the Frankin engines. This system replaces parts in the distributor to an up-to-date, state of the art electronic ignition system. If you have a Franklin engine with this "approved" modification, please email me a copy of your 337 form. No names will be used in this research. E-mail me at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
We know of four or five of them so far but need as many as we can get. Thank you.
These are the ones we know about
(initials only, you know who you are):
Member Mike Gilroy needs a prop clamp for a Hartzell HC-A3MV20-3L (Three blade) See his contact information on the Parts Wanted Page
Tail Wheel Cable Guard
If your tail wheel control horn looks like this, and has not extended on the water at times, this may fix your problem. A simple guard will prevent possible tail wheel damage. See the article here.
Seabee Club Logo License Plate
(Available at the Seabee Store)
Made of .040" aluminum and is standard 6" x 12"
If you get an email from email@example.com it's BOGUS!! Offers have been made on parts to more than one member but they refuse to forward their location and they want bank account information.
Don't answer emails from them.
(It just happened again on 10-31-2016!)
Bruce Hinds' Newsletters
Get the Latest one below...
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Most of Bruce Hinds Newsletters
Newsletter from member Bruce Hinds with very good Seabee information. Bruce Hinds sent me most of the missing Newsletters! Thanks Bruce. Lots of reading to do!!
(Most missing Newsletters Added) 7/13/2017
Anyone know what this is?
If you have any idea what a Seabee is doing on a boat, let me know!
Patrick McCormick sent this and asked the same thing! Email me.
You make the caption!
Member Bruce Douglas took this photo of Wesley at the Annual "Old Glory Honor Flight" fundraiser at Appleton Airport. I thought it was cool enough to ask for your caption!
Send them to me and I will post them. Mine is...
"How did I do Mom!" or "Whew! That was a close one!"
More photos of the event here:
Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4 Photo 5 Photo 6 Photo 7
Need a Seaplane Rating? Check out Jones Brothers here.
Before you buy, do a pre-buy inspection. Download it here.
Also, DO A TITLE SEARCH! (Available from AOPA or SPA)
AOPA Aero-Space Reports, 800-765-2336
3-10-2017: AOPA just released an article on Title Searches. You can read it here.
Seabee Specs, History, Seabee Club
(Added Seabee Design Analysis, Added Seabee Production List)
Tips on how not to crash! These are offered up from the membership and your input is always welcome.
Who knows, we might just bring down insurance costs!
(Added Rudder Control Horn fix article)
Updated! Member locations added!
Alphabetical listing, Websites, e-mail, Join!
(Added Chuck Zarriello)
Cartoon, Fun Reading, and Articles
Tributes to 'Super' Bee people past and present
and Reference Materials
FAA Type Certificate Data Sheet A-769
Engine, Propeller, Accessory AD's
Dealer and Distributor's Bulletins
Republic Seabee Parts List
CAA (FAA) Flight Manuals
337's (updated 9-10-2016)
(Added Tail Wheel Quadrant Adjustment)
Tips, tricks, part substitutions, etc. for our Seabees
(Added Hull Leak Adapter) 7/12/2017
Drawings (factory when available) of Seabee parts.
Send me your drawings! We'll post them for everyone.
(Added Water Rudder Post)
Products for Seabees and Pilot Organizations
(Added Aircraft Components Gear System)
Seabee owner's recommendations for Seabee services!
(Added Carolina Aero Tech)
for Sale (or Parts wanted!)
Airframe, Engine, Propeller, Avionics and anything Seabee!!
(Added Glen Hyde request)
Instructors, Associates, Articles, and Training Aids
(Removed Hangar A, Updated Training Guide)
the Seabee Club!)
Hats, T-shirts, Sweatshirts, Patches, CD's, Toolbags, Coffee Mugs, Floor Mat, etc.
(No XXL Khaki jackets left)
Oshkosh 2015 Photos
Oshkosh 2016 Photos
(Added Eric Huppert photos)
They are fascinating.
Websites of interest to Seabee owners. Weather, parts, airport information.
(Moved Aircraft Components to Products page)
orFranklin Questions and Answers
Your questions answered by members!
(Updated Russ Aircraft adapter rings)
|Contact Steve at email@example.com
P.O. Box 641
Gilbert, SC 29054
Seabee Manuals on DVD!
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for Sale' page), please check to make sure it is correct. If it needs
and we will change it.
you very much!