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Old 08-13-2014, 05:13 PM   #13 (permalink)
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wipe down

Originally Posted by Old Tele man View Post
We used it to "wipe-down" our planes after every flight so the engine mechanics could *see* IF and from WHERE the oil leaks were.

However, it DID leave a nice WHITE exhaust pipe in my '65 MG Midget and NEVER had any engine knock or ping (ha,ha).
If any of your planes were like some of the A-1 Skyraiders,you'd be wiping the whole thing!
(And some nameless airmen,working weekend duty were suspected of 'borrowing' MOGAS and AVGAS).'didn't ever look at tailpipes.
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