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Adding an O2 Sensor Reinhard Metz’s article about adding an AFR gauge and O2 sensor is excellent [“Adding Direct Air/Fuel Ratio Monitoring,” March 2019]. I have been wondering why GA airplanes do not use these for a while. Do you know if there is a round gauge that uses the same sensor mentioned in the […]
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Air/Fuel Ratio Display Great article on air/fuel ratio monitoring in the March 2019 issue. Is there a smaller version of the display unit available? Like the author, my panel is crowded, but I need to fit the unit into the panel somewhere. —Jim Wright Reinhard Metz responds: Unfortunately, I don’t know of any smaller units. […]
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Big Brother Is My Copilot I appreciate the sentiments expressed by Tom Wilson in his February 2019 column. Any information transmitted via ADS-B beyond position and velocity is not related to safety. The rest is an infringement on privacy, provides nothing more than a clear opportunity for abuse, and if the anecdotal evidence is correct, […]
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Advice on Advice In his "Rear Cockpit" column , Tom Wilson states, "So often we know the right thing to do but justify a less...

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Tungsten In Eric Stewart's article, "Titans of Tungsten" , he mentioned using tungsten as a counterweight because it is 1.5 times denser than lead. If...