brilenz

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About brilenz

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  • Birthday 10/19/1973

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  • Gender Male
  • Location Mineral Point, WI
  • Interests Cycling, Flying

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  1. brilenz added a topic in For Sale and wanted, you got it, I want it   

    Needed: KF 3 lift spar
    Looking for a kitfox 3 lift spar. Undercamber wing.  Kitfox Aircraft was going to take 6-8 weeks (which usually means 12-14...)
    If I cant find one I am going to try and build my own with Carlson extruded aluminum so any advice on that would be appreciated as well!
    Brian
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  2. brilenz added a topic in For Sale and wanted, you got it, I want it   

    Needed: KF 3 lift spar
    Looking for a kitfox 3 lift spar. Undercamber wing.  Kitfox Aircraft was going to take 6-8 weeks (which usually means 12-14...)
    If I cant find one I am going to try and build my own with Carlson extruded aluminum so any advice on that would be appreciated as well!
    Brian
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  3. brilenz added a post in a topic fuel SYSTEM contamination   

    putting in a new screen on gascolator, new fuel pump (inline electric), new pressure regulator, and new downstream filter.
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  4. brilenz added a post in a topic fuel SYSTEM contamination   

    I have the tanks empty and am looking for a scope to take a peek.  Been using only 100LL of my home field.  Never had any issue with my home fuel so I suspect its something settled in the tanks or header tank is more likely the culprit.  The wing tanks look perfect from what I can see
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  5. brilenz added a post in a topic fuel SYSTEM contamination   

    Its fuel injected...
     
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  6. brilenz added a topic in Technical tasks   

    fuel SYSTEM contamination
    Has anyone seen this in their gascolator before?  I don't think its from fuel contamination.  The tanks (two wing tanks and poly header tank) sat built and empty for several years.   All the lines are new.  Really caramelized on.  Took a scrub with brake cleaner to get it off.  It also gummed up the header tank bottom drain / check valve
    IMG_1638.pdf
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  7. brilenz added a topic in For Sale and wanted, you got it, I want it   

    WTB 8" wheels
    Checking to see if anyone has a set of the original douglas 8" wheels, possibly with the welded bolt bungs.  Looking to set up a second set of wheel / tires for a tire penetrating ski setup
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  8. brilenz added a topic in For Sale and wanted, you got it, I want it   

    WTB 8" wheels
    Checking to see if anyone has a set of the original douglas 8" wheels, possibly with the welded bolt bungs.  Looking to set up a second set of wheel / tires for a tire penetrating ski setup
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  9. brilenz added a topic in For Sale and wanted, you got it, I want it   

    WTB 8" wheels
    Checking to see if anyone has a set of the original douglas 8" wheels, possibly with the welded bolt bungs.  Looking to set up a second set of wheel / tires for a tire penetrating ski setup
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  10. brilenz added a topic in For Sale and wanted, you got it, I want it   

    WTB 8" wheels
    Checking to see if anyone has a set of the original douglas 8" wheels, possibly with the welded bolt bungs.  Looking to set up a second set of wheel / tires for a tire penetrating ski setup
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  11. brilenz added a post in a topic Kitfox in Wisconsin   

    Could easily make the flight up there. What is your availability in the next week or 2. Thanks!
     
    Brian
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  12. brilenz added a post in a topic Kitfox in Wisconsin   

    Happy to make the trip. Are you on an airport?  Could take my Cirrus up to shorten the trip
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  13. brilenz added a post in a topic New Fox 2   

    I I have an HKS for sale if interested
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  14. brilenz added a topic in For Sale and wanted, you got it, I want it   

    Kitfox in Wisconsin
    My build is complete and My inspection for the KF III is in 2 1/2 weeks. Looking for anyone in southern Wisconsin  with  a similar avid or KF to give me a flight or two to get a feel for flight characteristics. The first flight is getting close and it’s a bit more “real” now
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  15. brilenz added a topic in For Sale and wanted, you got it, I want it   

    Kitfox in Wisconsin
    My build is complete and My inspection for the KF III is in 2 1/2 weeks. Looking for anyone in southern Wisconsin  with  a similar avid or KF to give me a flight or two to get a feel for flight characteristics. The first flight is getting close and it’s a bit more “real” now
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