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Bogus offers!!
If you get an email from sward0100@gmail.com it's BOGUS!! Offers have been made on parts to more than one member but they refuse to forward their location and they want bank account information.
Don't answer emails from them.
(It just happened again on 10-31-2016!)
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Seabee trivia:
The first automobile to use ignition key starting was the 1949 Chrysler. The Seabee had it in 1947!
Thanks to member J.R. Ranney
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Just in time for Christmas!
Gold and silver Seabee necklaces for your significant other. Very well made and she will love it!
Gold Seabee  Silver Seabee
Check them out in the Seabee Store! or go to
www.wildernessmint.com
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Member Mark Dimmock has done it! The restoration of CF-DLX is complete. It looks terrific!
Mark Dimmock

Before
Mark Dimmock
After
Mark Dimmock Mark Dimmock
Mark and friends have been working on DLX for two years (must have been non-stop!)  Great job Mark!
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Bruce Hinds' Newsletters
Get the Latest one below...
brucehinds@earthlink.net (to join the automatic email list)

Bruce Hinds Corner
Most of Bruce Hinds Newsletters
Newsletter from member Bruce Hinds with very good Seabee informa
tion.
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Photo of the Month
Russell and Elpio
Elpio Elpio
Elpio Elpio
Member Elpio Paras (R) and future member Russell Legg (L) with Elpio's Twin Bee in the Philippines.
Russell, from Australia,  vacationed there and tracked down Elpio.
The Twin Bee is hangared there and Elpio
is anxious to get it flying again! Thanks Russell and Elpio!
(I wondered how you were doing Elpio) 

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Seabees from down under

A comprehensive list of Seabees in Australia from our brothers down under.
Australian Seabees
(Click on image to open PDF file)
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Oshkosh 2016 photos are here!
Send me your photos!
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Need a Seaplane Rating? Check out Jones Brothers here.
Jones Brothers
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Before you buy, do a pre-buy inspection. Download it here.
Also, DO A TITLE SEARCH! (Available from AOPA or SPA)

AOPA Aero-Space Reports,  800-765-2336
About Seabees
Seabee Specs, History, Seabee Club
3/6/2016
(Added Seabee Production List)
Oshkosh Photos
Seabees and members at Oshkosh 2015 and Oshkosh 2016.
11/1/2016
Safety Tips
Tips on how not to crash! These are offered up from the membership and your input is always welcome.
Who knows, we might just bring down insurance costs!

7/24/2014
Members - Updated! Member locations added!
Alphabetical listing, Websites, e-mail, Join!
12/2/2016
Articles
Cartoon, Fun Reading, and Articles
6/30/2016
(Cartoon change)
Honorarium
Tributes to 'Super' Bee people past and present
11/16/2016
Maintenance and Reference Materials
FAA Type Certificate Data Sheet A-769
Airframe AD's
Engine, Propeller, Accessory AD's
Service Bulletins
Dealer and Distributor's Bulletins
Republic Seabee Parts List
CAA (FAA) Flight Manuals
STC's
337's (updated 9-10-2016)
Service Instructions
9/10/2016
(N6230K 337's added)
Tips and Tricks
Tips, tricks, part substitutions, etc. for our Seabees               
1/1/2016
Drawings
Drawings (factory when available) of Seabee parts.
Send me your drawings! We'll post them for everyone.               
6/18/2015
Products
Products for Seabees and Pilot Organizations               
9/9/2016
(Added Aircraft Components Gear System)
Recommended Services
Seabee owner's recommendations for Seabee services!            
7/10/2014
Parts for Sale (or Parts wanted!) Free Listing!
Airframe, Engine, Propeller, Avionics and anything Seabee!!
10/27/2016
(Removed Ilyanko ad)
Training
Instructors, Associates, Articles, and Training Aids
4/22/2016
(Removed Hangar A, Updated Training Guide)
Seabee Store (Support the Seabee Club!)
Hats, T-shirts, Sweatshirts, Patches, CD's, Toolbags, Coffee Mugs, Floor Mat.

4/29/2016

Buy-a-Seabee!
Browse our list of 8 Seabee's For Sale; 6 Seabee projects

Should I buy a Seabee? Questions and answers for first time buyers.

9/22/2016
(Sold Louis Hudgin, Added Craig Haws, Sold Russ Mager)
Flyins, Interesting stories, photos, etc.
Oshkosh 2015 Photos

Oshkosh 2016 Photos
12/4/2016

Archives
Newsletters, Dealer and Distributor bulletins. If you are interested in the production history, read these! 

They are fascinating.

9/8/2015

Websites of interest to Seabee owners. Weather, parts, airport information.
9/9/2016
(Moved Aircraft Components to Products page)
Seabee Questions and Answers
                           or
Franklin Questions and Answers
Your questions answered by members!

3/8/2016
Contact Steve at smestler@pbtcomm.net
Snail mail:
P.O. Box 641
Gilbert, SC  29054
All Seabee Manuals on DVD!
Click here for details

Editor's Note: If your e-mail address is anywhere on this website (especially on the 'Parts for Sale' page), please check to make sure it is correct. If it needs changing, e-mail me and we will change it. Thank you very much!

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Updated December 4, 2016 (Added Elpio photos, Added member Ronald Cooper, Added Seabee trivia, Added Seabee necklaces, Added John Murphy to Honorary page)