Tag Archives: TCM

GAMI #2 Baffle Cooling Kit


I fly behind an IO-550 Continental engine. Last year I had the GAMI #6 cooling baffle kit installed. This is an aftermarket kit that keeps the front left cylinder cool on climb out, especially on warm days. Temps dropped an … Continue reading

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Insight Products Engine Monitor for the Bonanza


In my original Bonanza, I had a GEM 602 engine monitor in the panel. It was a great little unit, but it was developed long before the “lean of peak” engine management era we live in today. It helped me … Continue reading

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Grounded!


Well, at least temporarily. It happens every year as the plane goes in for its annual checkup. As a result of taking my A36 to the American Bonanza Society Service Clinic in Palm Beach last month, I brought back a … Continue reading

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Forked-Tail Doctor Killers


The V tail Beechcraft Bonanza is the best flying machine ever built, bar none. I admit I may be a little prejudiced, but they are awesome aircraft. When I traded my Piper Arrow for the V-tail, I knew I had an … Continue reading

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