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Feb 27, 2007

Pilot Mike gets an aircraft owner's perpective on electric aircraft engine preheat products in the exhibit halls at EAA AirVenture 2006 in Oshkosh, WI, USA in July 2006.

  • Electric Reiff "Hot band" vs. plug heaters vs. oil sump heaters.
  • Issues with installation and required approvals.
  • Control systems and thermal switches.
  • Tanis Aircraft Systems' unique engine dehumidifier prototype.
  • Cabin heaters.
  • Using a 26 lb. Honda generator when you don't have access to conventional power and the method for safely taking the gasoline-powered generator along in flight.

00:19:09 - 112.8MB Recorded 2006.07.28


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