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by G-NIPR
Thu Jun 21, 2018 11:55 am
Forum: PHOTOGRAPHS
Topic: NIPR over the Highlands. Spring 2018.
Replies: 2
Views: 713

Re: NIPR over the Highlands. Spring 2018.

Thank you! Yes I did. I am very lucky that this area is just 25 Miles to the west of my base, and it doesn’t take long to get there. The snow has gone now, but they still look stunning. I’ll try and get some more pictures the next time I fly. The Scottish Highlands have got to be one of the best pla...
by G-NIPR
Wed Jun 13, 2018 8:11 am
Forum: GENERAL CHAT
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: Forum changes.
Replies: 2
Views: 1563

Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: Forum changes.

Hello All. The website update is now completed and all we need now is your activity! Please make the forum a lively, go to place where we can share stories and advice etc. That was why I set it up. Please send through your lovely pictures and also give the BLOG a try. The site is what we make it. It...
by G-NIPR
Tue Jun 12, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: GENERAL CHAT
Topic: The Group Blog
Replies: 0
Views: 334

The Group Blog

Hello All, It would be great if we could receive contributions for the site BLOG with the flying season now underway. It is easy to do, just send a message via the CONTACT page, or by email as shown on the BLOG page, and I will do the rest. Just tell us about a recent flight, even if it was just a l...
by G-NIPR
Mon May 14, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: PHOTOGRAPHS
Topic: NIPR over the Highlands. Spring 2018.
Replies: 2
Views: 713

NIPR over the Highlands. Spring 2018.

More fun and games over the beautiful Scottish Highlands, caught on the wing tip go-pro. With the clear conditions like this it is almost impossible not to get a good photo! 826F2161-7779-4CAB-9A01-13EBA0FA10CF.jpeg 85806CAD-1E30-441D-A50E-E8572145E9D4.jpeg 229E0F66-2218-4BFF-9E4F-72930590300A.jpeg ...
by G-NIPR
Wed Feb 28, 2018 8:20 pm
Forum: ENGINEERING AND MAINTENANCE
Topic: Nose leg to Bungee mod
Replies: 6
Views: 1324

Re: Nose leg to Bungee mod

Hello guys, Sorry I missed the previous question about this. Please contact Paul Grellier at AirWeld, near Winchester. He has all the info you need, and probably also the drawings. He will also advise the part number as supplied by LAS. He is a nice guy and always happy to help. Good luck. Paul. G-N...
by G-NIPR
Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:28 am
Forum: THE PILOTS
Topic: G-AVKI
Replies: 7
Views: 5579

Re: G-AVKI

I have just seen that AVKI came a cropper in December, another victim of the runaway after start up scenario. I had a long chat with Peter about this potential at Sywell in September. He had developed a tether system. I have emailed my best regards to him, and invited him to fill us in with the deta...
by G-NIPR
Mon Nov 06, 2017 10:35 pm
Forum: ASK AIRWELD
Topic: ASK AIRWELD
Replies: 0
Views: 664

ASK AIRWELD

Please use this section to post your questions to Paul Grellier, username Airweld.
He is the current holder of the Nipper design rights.
Paul is a qualified aviation welder, and active general aviation pilot.
He is based at an airstrip near Winchester.
by G-NIPR
Tue Oct 31, 2017 12:18 pm
Forum: WELCOME...
Topic: 2017 WEBSITE MAKEOVER !!!
Replies: 0
Views: 708

2017 WEBSITE MAKEOVER !!!

Hello All, A warm welcome to your newly made over TIPSY NIPPER website! After eleven years we needed a polish. And what a polish. I hope you will find the website will fulfil your Nipper needs, and allow us all to remain in good contact to share experiences, problems, questions and solutions.. I hav...
by G-NIPR
Mon Oct 09, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: NEIMAN RING SET
Replies: 3
Views: 1208

Re: NEIMAN RING SET

Sorry Gary,
They have already gone to another chap.
Give Paul Grellier at AirWeld a call. He might be able to help.
Good luck.
Paul.
by G-NIPR
Fri Jul 14, 2017 12:47 pm
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: NEIMAN RING SET
Replies: 3
Views: 1208

NEIMAN RING SET

For sale: BRAND NEW, UNUSED, FULL SET OF NEIMAN RINGS for main undercarriage and nose leg.

Surplus due to my Nipper receiving the corded bungee mod.

£125 including shipping within Europe.
PayPal ok, or send me a cheque.
by G-NIPR
Tue Jun 27, 2017 7:48 pm
Forum: WANTED
Topic: Leburg Bits?
Replies: 2
Views: 943

Re: Leburg Bits?

Hi David,
Yes I am already speaking with Skycraft, thanks.
Just wondering if there are any unused projects that people wish to move on.
Hope you are keeping well,
Paul.
G-NIPR.
by G-NIPR
Thu Jun 22, 2017 9:06 am
Forum: WANTED
Topic: Leburg Bits?
Replies: 2
Views: 943

Leburg Bits?

Hello all,
I would be keen to purchase a Leburg box or two if there are any that are surplus.
Just the ignition module, nothing else.
Thanks,
Paul.
G-NIPR.
by G-NIPR
Thu Jun 22, 2017 9:05 am
Forum: WANTED
Topic: nipper fuel tank
Replies: 1
Views: 667

Re: nipper fuel tank

Hello,
My tank may become available later in the year, I am hoping to replace it with a metal one.
I'll get back to you if this happens.
Paul.
G-NIPR.
by G-NIPR
Thu Jun 22, 2017 9:03 am
Forum: ENGINEERING AND MAINTENANCE
Topic: Nose leg to Bungee mod
Replies: 6
Views: 1324

Re: Nose leg to Bungee mod

Hi Nigel,
To my knowledge my Nipper is the first, and to date only, to have this mod incorporated.
It was also done by Airweld.
The mod number I have on record is: 14065.
Good luck. The mod works well.

Paul.
G-NIPR.
by G-NIPR
Sat Feb 11, 2017 8:22 am
Forum: GENERAL CHAT
Topic: ANNOUNCEMENT: Forum changes.
Replies: 2
Views: 1563

ANNOUNCEMENT: Forum changes.

Hello all, Sorry for my prolonged absence over the past couple of years. Time goes by so quickly. I have been settling into the routine of commuting and working in China, and now that I am settled, will devote more time to my aircraft and this forum. You are probably not aware, but we are being bomb...

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