Discussion in 'Scenic, Architecture, and Travel' started by beanedsprout, Aug 7, 2013.

  1. beanedsprout

    beanedsprout Mu-43 Veteran

    Apr 13, 2013
    north central Ohio

    Shot with my iPhone.

    Just went up in that thing. Ugh. I need a drink! haha:drinks:

    Took 3 bodies and a handful of lenses. One of the companies needs to make a fast telephoto. 200mm was choice, the 150 2.8 will be nice whenever it gets here. I'll post pictures later. But holy ****. Holy ****. Scary.
  2. slothead

    slothead Mu-43 All-Pro

    Aug 14, 2012
    Frederick, MD
    Yep that sure is an airplane... And yep somebody needs to make a Mu43 fast tele (like 300 - 500mm)
  3. MikeR_GF1

    MikeR_GF1 Guest

  4. Serial Number 2890015 Status Valid
    Manufacturer Name PIPER Certificate Issue Date 06/12/2008
    Model PA-28-181 Expiration Date 07/31/2014
    Type Aircraft Fixed Wing Single-Engine Type Engine Reciprocating
    Pending Number Change None Dealer No
    Date Change Authorized None Mode S Code (base 8 / oct) 51140304
    MFR Year 1986 Mode S Code (base 16 / hex) A4C0C4
    Type Registration Corporation Fractional Owner NO
    Registered Owner
    Street 380 EASTPARK DR

    City NORWALK State OHIO
    County HURON Zip Code 44857-9500
    Engine Manufacturer LYCOMING Classification Standard
    Engine Model O&VO-360 SER Category Normal
    A/W Date 11/10/1986
  5. Vivalo

    Vivalo Olympus loser Subscribing Member

    Nov 16, 2010
    Before taxi checklist:

    Legs hanging from the tail......removed

    :biggrin: :2thumbs:

    Enjoy your flight!
  6. It's my considered opinion that (other things being equal) I prefer light planes with high wings to light planes with low wings (both as a pilot and as a passenger) but having said that any day flying a plane is better than sitting at work like I am now :)
  7. beanedsprout

    beanedsprout Mu-43 Veteran

    Apr 13, 2013
    north central Ohio
    Was sort of a challenge getting shots over the wing, lots of banking. Also had to shoot out the windows. Not with my gun though, which would have been preferable as it was kind of hot. But that let to a lot of glare and reflections on some of the pictures. I'll post some up in a bit. Did this as a test flight, now I'm better prepared for what I hope will be the real deal.
  8. beanedsprout

    beanedsprout Mu-43 Veteran

    Apr 13, 2013
    north central Ohio
    Little bit of miniature faking. I'm at work so I don't have much in the way of editing abilities here, and I only have low-res jpegs to work with.




  9. MikeR_GF1

    MikeR_GF1 Guest

    Amen! As I tell my wife, when the wheels leave the ground, I've reached my destination.
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