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DPA Article Ideas

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If you have ideas for future articles for DPA, please post them in this thread so they can be added to the backlog.
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Current backlog as of 8/25/23

GPU's and battery conditioning
Mounting iPads in a Diamond
FlightStream
Tire, wheel, and brake upgrades
DIY oil changes
Cold weather operations
Mounting a camera in/on a Diamond aircraft
LED lighting and upgrade paths
Updating G1000 databases
Audio settings in the G1000 and NXi
Post-flight data analysis tools
Flying Diamonds across the US
First ECU failure in flight
Selecting ICAO codes for your aircraft
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Re: DPA Article Ideas

Post by michael.g.miller »

I’d be interested in

- general servicing, beyond oil… gearbox and coolant. Walking through a 100/300/600h with pictures

- tales from the maintenance hangar. What difficult problems owners have faced and how they’ve solved them

- international flying trips! I’m based in Puerto Rico and I’m sure there are a lot of more far flung diamond pilots in South America / Europe / Asia / Africa

- running past TBO / TBR, practical stories from owners
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Safety upgrades like airbag seatbelts, better brakes, brighter lights, weather radar like Sirius XM

Comfort upgrades like after market ac, window vents, sheepskin seat covers

Operation costs like annuals and oil changes and propellers

Convenience upgrades like USB ports, drink holders,

ceramic products and cleaning techniques
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