New member keen on catalina aircraft

Discussion in 'Basic' started by AC-Jacko, Oct 16, 2008.

  1. AC-Jacko

    AC-Jacko New Member

    Joined:
    Oct 16, 2008
    Messages:
    14
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    1
    Gday all (yeah another aussie). I found this site seraching for catalina tech drawings &flight manual etc. If you can help me out that would be good and I will keep searching here ;)
     
  2. ccheese

    ccheese Member In Perpetuity
    Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Jul 10, 2007
    Messages:
    12,669
    Likes Received:
    96
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Occupation:
    R E T I R E D !!
    Location:
    Virginia Beach, Va.
    Egad ! Another digger !!!! Welcome to the forum, Mate. Hope you find what
    it is you're looking for.

    Charles
     
  3. AC-Jacko

    AC-Jacko New Member

    Joined:
    Oct 16, 2008
    Messages:
    14
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    1
    LOL thanks Charles, got some good stuff already. We have a training room at work called " The Catalina Room" for junior techo's and want some tech drawings to place around the room for historical reasons etc. Thanks to the links already ;)
     
  4. Thorlifter

    Thorlifter Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 10, 2004
    Messages:
    7,911
    Likes Received:
    189
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Occupation:
    IT Nerd
    Location:
    Dallas, Tx Jubail, Saudi Arabia
    Welcome. If you have anything that you think we would enjoy hanging around your training room, scan it and share it.
     
  5. mandoman

    mandoman Member

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2006
    Messages:
    248
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    16
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Bum
    Location:
    corn contry USA
    Welcome AC Jacko. Hmmm, Catalina. I have got to build one of those some day. 8)
     
  6. rochie

    rochie Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 9, 2006
    Messages:
    14,640
    Likes Received:
    427
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Head chef
    Location:
    billingham nr middlesbrough uk
    welcome mate
     
  7. Airframes

    Airframes Benevolens Magister

    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2008
    Messages:
    47,716
    Likes Received:
    1,421
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Retired
    Location:
    Cheshire, UK
    Another Aussie! and likes Catalinas! Lucky will have a field day.
    Cheers AC, welcome from England.
     
  8. Lucky13

    Lucky13 Forum Mascot

    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2006
    Messages:
    36,730
    Likes Received:
    1,064
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Occupation:
    Nightshift picker
    Location:
    A Swede living in Glasgow, Scotland
    Home Page:
    H*LL YEAH...! How can you NOT love the Cat!? Alright mate? Welcome to the family buddy, kill a beer and enjoy the ride!
     
  9. v2

    v2 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 9, 2005
    Messages:
    5,943
    Likes Received:
    626
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Cracow
    Welcome!
     
  10. DerAdlerIstGelandet

    DerAdlerIstGelandet Der Crew Chief
    Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Nov 8, 2004
    Messages:
    41,771
    Likes Received:
    686
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Occupation:
    A&P - Aircraft Technician
    Location:
    USA/Germany
    Welcome to the forum.
     
  11. Wayne Little

    Wayne Little Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 7, 2006
    Messages:
    51,197
    Likes Received:
    848
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Adelaide Sth. Aust.
    G'day AC welcome to the forum, where ya from?:D
     
  12. Njaco

    Njaco The Pop-Tart Whisperer
    Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Feb 19, 2007
    Messages:
    23,053
    Likes Received:
    994
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Occupation:
    Animal Control Officer
    Location:
    Southern New Jersey
    Welcome to the forum!!
     
  13. comiso90

    comiso90 Active Member

    Joined:
    Dec 19, 2006
    Messages:
    3,672
    Likes Received:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Occupation:
    Video and multi-media communications expert
    Location:
    FL
    Welcome!

    IMO, the Catalina has the most "personality" of any ww2 aircraft (maybe tied with the P-26)
     
  14. seesul

    seesul Active Member

    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2006
    Messages:
    3,519
    Likes Received:
    8
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Location:
    Zlin, Czech Republic
    Home Page:
    Welcome to the forum!
    Greeting from Czech Republic8)
     
  15. 109ROAMING

    109ROAMING Active Member

    Joined:
    May 25, 2008
    Messages:
    5,999
    Likes Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Location:
    New Zealand
    Welcome from your big brother country New Zealand:lol:

    Enjoy the place
     
  16. Heinz

    Heinz Active Member

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2007
    Messages:
    7,731
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Occupation:
    Student, Musician, Writer, Thinker, Shelf Stacker...
    Location:
    Melbourne, Victoria
    G;day mate
     
  17. ozhawk40

    ozhawk40 Active Member

    Joined:
    Feb 8, 2007
    Messages:
    2,337
    Likes Received:
    12
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Occupation:
    I have one only until I win Lotto!
    Location:
    Live on the Oz West Coast - Perth
    Hi AC- Jacko.

    As you can tell there are lots of interest in the ol' PBY. I have quite a bit of info and you are welcome to PM me with anything specific you need.

    regards

    Peter
     
  18. AC-Jacko

    AC-Jacko New Member

    Joined:
    Oct 16, 2008
    Messages:
    14
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    1
    Thanks all for the welcome. Ozhawk check your PM
     
Loading...
Similar Threads
  1. Vaughan
    Replies:
    17
    Views:
    1,092
  2. flathead
    Replies:
    33
    Views:
    2,809
  3. AVRoe
    Replies:
    7
    Views:
    1,981
  4. machine shop tom
    Replies:
    20
    Views:
    2,907
  5. AC_Black
    Replies:
    11
    Views:
    2,070

Share This Page