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February 2023
What’s inside…

Table of Contents

8   Cessna 172 Market Report & Tips 
In-Depth Reviews and Advice from Skyhawk Owners 
By Dan Brownell 

16 Gary Anderson Preserves a Classic 172 Skyhaw
By Dan Brownell 

18 Avionics Q&A 
Recommendations on Slide-ins, GPS, and More 
By Bob Hart 

Article Links:
ForeFlight’s training library click here

22 Sky Talk: Tips and Traps in Warranties
By Scott “Sky” Smith

26 How to Repaint Interior Plastic Trim
By John A. Bradley 

32 172 Panel Upgrade & STC Now Available
Six Pack Aero Gets FAA Approval for 172E to 172M
By Rocky Landsverk 

Article Link: Longer version of this article click here

Related Reading

About Dorothy, the Six Pack Aero plane, July 2021 issue

Quentin Chambers panel upgrade, October 2021 issue

All About Stationary Panels, by Elizabeth Gibbs, March 2022 issue

Steve Compton plane restoration, three parts, July, August, September 2022 

38 News 

46 Hangar Tip: 177 and 210 Carry-Through Spar ADs
The Root Cause of the Corrosion Problem
By Elizabeth Gibbs 

Related Reading

Wing Spar Article

Paul New Webinar

Member Activity 

40 Member Q&A 

43 Member Photos  


6 From the Editor 

45 Advertising Index