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Forum: RV General Discussion/News Yesterday, 04:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,019
Posted By Vlad
Post some Gary.

Post some Gary.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News Yesterday, 01:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 356
Posted By Vlad
Most excellent Bill! I looked over your testing...

Most excellent Bill! I looked over your testing ďboxĒ thatís a pretty country down there. When you are done head my way. We donít have marine layers :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-27-2020, 06:17 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 118,826
Posted By Vlad
Locomotive Springs,...

Locomotive Springs, Utah.

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Forum: Temp / Test / Misc. (posts deleted after 2 weeks) 05-26-2020, 08:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,384
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Intergalactic Spaceport it is

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Forum: Temp / Test / Misc. (posts deleted after 2 weeks) 05-26-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,384
Posted By Vlad
Itís not a heliport or a drug transit strip but...

Itís not a heliport or a drug transit strip but it does relate to missilery. Look at that gigantic parking space. Like Plattsburgh :D
Itís higher then the top of NY Class...
Forum: Temp / Test / Misc. (posts deleted after 2 weeks) 05-26-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,384
Posted By Vlad
Talking Mystery Airstrip

Can anybody guess what port is that? It's not designed for aircrafts of any kind. :D

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Forum: RV-4 05-25-2020, 03:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 199
Posted By Vlad
I ran a 3 1/8 mechanical tach for a thousand...

I ran a 3 1/8 mechanical tach for a thousand hours https://www.aircraftspruce.com/catalog/inpages/mech_tachs.php then downsized to another Mitchel 2 1/4...
Forum: Temp / Test / Misc. (posts deleted after 2 weeks) 05-23-2020, 04:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,559
Posted By Vlad
No Bill I wouldn’t touch a busy highway. I’ve...

No Bill I wouldn’t touch a busy highway. I’ve landed on quite a few roads but all of them were scouted thoroughly and no vehicular traffic was present. Sheriff’s office was notified in some cases :)
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 05-22-2020, 07:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 682
Posted By Vlad
Great clip Governor nice job navigating!

Great clip Governor nice job navigating!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-20-2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,821
Posted By Vlad
https://i447.photobucket.com/albums/qq197/N666BK/A...

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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-19-2020, 06:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,019
Posted By Vlad
Where is her new home Gary?

Where is her new home Gary?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-19-2020, 06:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,821
Posted By Vlad
Rob visited from Texas and we flew in my backyard...

Rob visited from Texas and we flew in my backyard a bit. Hiked the mountains then headed to Monument Valley for lunch :)

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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-18-2020, 05:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,821
Posted By Vlad
Bruceman thanks! I am kind of missing those trips...

Bruceman thanks! I am kind of missing those trips to the beach. I need to find something here in Land Elevated :)
Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-18-2020, 09:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 428
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Great flight Turbo Eddie! Head my way some day....

Great flight Turbo Eddie! Head my way some day. You have a place to stay :)

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Forum: RV-8/8A 05-17-2020, 07:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,795
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Borrowed Horse II

This photo was taken 10 years ago. I want another one :D

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Forum: RV-8/8A 05-17-2020, 07:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 596
Posted By Vlad
The same here. 5K+ hours no complains....

The same here. 5K+ hours no complains.

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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-09-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,535
Posted By Vlad
Ibex

Changed oil then went flying. Landed on Ibex hard pan :)

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Forum: RV-9/9A 05-08-2020, 09:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,195
Posted By Vlad
Do it David!

I would do it in a heartbeat. You wonít regret your decision. You will be pleasantly surprised that 9A could do nearly everything the Pacer does plus more...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-05-2020, 07:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,078
Posted By Vlad
Very nice thanks for sharing Tim. I had multiple...

Very nice thanks for sharing Tim. I had multiple chances through the years to land at ďMajor ThreeĒ before the pandemic but couldnít swing the combined fees.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-04-2020, 04:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,301
Posted By Vlad
Congrats to Becca!

That young lady likes to learn. I bet she will be a CFI in 5 years. Good job guys good job.
The beat up prop looks nice at your wall btw :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-01-2020, 05:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,054
Posted By Vlad
Rome was always the cheapest in that area. It’s a...

Rome was always the cheapest in that area. It’s a pretty ride to KRME tower is super friendly and those taxiways are the smoothest I’ve ever drove :)

I often tank there going to/from...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-30-2020, 09:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 660
Posted By Vlad
Pictures are still not showing up Al. Please...

Pictures are still not showing up Al. Please relink I would love to see my old stomping grounds :)

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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-29-2020, 05:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,137
Posted By Vlad
Made it to Telluride and back. My third time...

Made it to Telluride and back. My third time visited very nice place. It would be great to have a new bigger motor...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-29-2020, 05:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 799
Posted By Vlad
This is a work of art David. Beautiful!

This is a work of art David. Beautiful!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-27-2020, 07:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,137
Posted By Vlad
Somewhere in Outlaw Country 7,000í+

Got road current :D

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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-26-2020, 06:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,707
Posted By Vlad
Robert I checked several backcountry strips and...

Robert I checked several backcountry strips and can tell you the 7 could easily make Hidden Splendor, Cedar Mountain and Ibex. Assuming you are current on short fields. Absolutely no go to Fry...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-26-2020, 12:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,159
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Good to have a smart woman on the ground :D

Good to have a smart woman on the ground :D
Forum: RV-8/8A 04-26-2020, 12:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,833
Posted By Vlad
Excellent! Congratulations Carl! Looks like you...

Excellent! Congratulations Carl! Looks like you have Wyoming weather.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-26-2020, 06:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,992
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up I am sure it was a pretty ride. Congratulations...

I am sure it was a pretty ride. Congratulations Ed you will love this wonderful machine. Enjoy and keep us posted about your endeavors you live in a picturesque country.
Forum: RV-8/8A 04-25-2020, 07:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,039
Posted By Vlad
For me 50% was done after I hung the engine :)

For me 50% was done after I hung the engine :)
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-22-2020, 05:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 720
Posted By Vlad
Yes. At certain flight regimes the oil from...

Yes. At certain flight regimes the oil from breather swirls corkscrew. Couple drops could be trapped in the camloc by the drain. Could even leave a trace after your next flight. The trace would start...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-21-2020, 06:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,363
Posted By Vlad
Very nice Brian! Feels strange a bit to me now...

Very nice Brian! Feels strange a bit to me now since my airport is higher then Mt. Washington :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-17-2020, 06:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 750
Posted By Vlad
Looking good guys!

Looking good guys!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-05-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,885
Posted By Vlad
Did I miss something Bruce? When did you move out...

Did I miss something Bruce? When did you move out of Jersey?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-04-2020, 04:51 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,885
Posted By Vlad
Airborne to an undisclosed location :D

Airborne to an undisclosed location :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-04-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,865
Posted By Vlad
Thanks Doug for the virtual living room. Great...

Thanks Doug for the virtual living room. Great place for active flyers to relax and for builders to ask questions. Thanks for keeping it civil.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 04-03-2020, 10:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,635
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Thatís a great place to visit! Thanks for the...

Thatís a great place to visit! Thanks for the report on the ranch. I will get back there some day...
Forum: RV-7/7A 04-02-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 423
Posted By Vlad
Ray inflate the tubes at higher pressure, take a...

Ray inflate the tubes at higher pressure, take a magnifying glass and look for micro cracks at the creases. I had new tubes from Skygeek showing cracked creases. I returned them.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-29-2020, 07:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,401
Posted By Vlad
I followed your example Doug. Marked one airport....

I followed your example Doug. Marked one airport. The rest of the weekend spent hiking. Found a perfect chew for Dave12’s German Shepard....
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 03-29-2020, 09:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,747
Posted By Vlad
I built my RV simple. Used pulled rivets per...

I built my RV simple. Used pulled rivets per plans. I have position lights only in my wingtips and bulbs/connectors are easily inspectable. However, through 9 years of flying I had to remove the tips...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-28-2020, 02:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,538
Posted By Vlad
Skinwalker Ranch

Heard about it from a coworker Ed. He is fascinated with stuff like this. He showed me the exact location couple months ago we drove by. I will investigate further and report :)
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-27-2020, 07:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,538
Posted By Vlad
Received a job offer Keith I could not refuse....

Received a job offer Keith I could not refuse. Quartered at the airport (33U) so pack your 6A, take your chef and head my way. I have a spare room and a car for you to explore the wilderness :)

...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-26-2020, 03:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,538
Posted By Vlad
Bruce I already removed passenger seat. Waiting...

Bruce I already removed passenger seat. Waiting for weather to stabilize, them zooming your way on a weekend. Those winters in North East is a joke comparing to Utah and Wyoming :)
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-26-2020, 11:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,538
Posted By Vlad
Fly Utah UDOT Program

My new home state has a program for pilots and aviation enthusiasts. Visit all 45 public use airports, 3 museums and get an award. You need to complete the program within 3 years. You have to...
Forum: RV-6/6A 03-25-2020, 07:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,111
Posted By Vlad
Woodmanroger made a cool storage for his first...

Woodmanroger made a cool storage for his first RV6. The man is a true craftsman. He did several beautiful things for his airplane. He also manufactures wooden...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-24-2020, 07:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,025
Posted By Vlad
Some nice alternatives are discussed here...

Some nice alternatives are discussed here...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-22-2020, 07:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,361
Posted By Vlad
Heck yes! I flew a recon mission on Saturday...

Heck yes! I flew a recon mission on Saturday followed by a 7 hour hike on Sunday. I brought those monster antlers from 8,000 feet on foot. That was a challenge. Anyone has an idea on the best...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 03-22-2020, 06:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,398
Posted By Vlad
What a beautiful mountain! Thanks.

What a beautiful mountain! Thanks.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-21-2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,370
Posted By Vlad
Life is short go...

Life is short go fly!

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Forum: Reviews 03-19-2020, 06:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,464
Posted By Vlad
Rob could you reference his website?

Rob could you reference his website?
Forum: Trip Write-ups 03-19-2020, 03:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,540
Posted By Vlad
Good stuff! Keep flying keep reporting we need a...

Good stuff! Keep flying keep reporting we need a lot of motivation.

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Forum: California 03-19-2020, 02:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,160
Posted By Vlad
Been to the Valley 5 times through the years....

Been to the Valley 5 times through the years. Last year runway wasnít that bad. Look for loose gravel and bulging seams when backtaxi...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-19-2020, 12:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,667
Posted By Vlad
I actually like it here Sandy. Remote, cool...

I actually like it here Sandy. Remote, cool enough not to freeze and keep moving. Regarding bare aluminum - when people in the know see my plane the questions more like, are you going to paint this...
Forum: Southeast 03-18-2020, 08:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,360
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Excellent! You wonít regret it. Looking forward...

Excellent! You wonít regret it. Looking forward to 2027 First Flight Party! :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-17-2020, 09:45 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,667
Posted By Vlad
Impressive!

Great pictures Mike! All familiar sights. Thank you! :)
Forum: Southeast 03-17-2020, 07:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,360
Posted By Vlad
Jump off Matt! Have you ever thought of buying a...

Jump off Matt! Have you ever thought of buying a flying RV? Will save you years of labor :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-17-2020, 01:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,667
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Mike, Andy thanks for report from remote...

Mike, Andy thanks for report from remote garrisons! Incredible weather in your part of the world. Please keep posting!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-16-2020, 07:15 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,667
Posted By Vlad
Saturday was one of those rare days. I wish we...

Saturday was one of those rare days. I wish we had a deice truck. :)

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Forum: Trip Write-ups 03-12-2020, 08:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,196
Posted By Vlad
Thank you Andy! Always enjoying your writeups...

Thank you Andy! Always enjoying your writeups like your narrative style. :)
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-11-2020, 10:12 PM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 1,079,678
Posted By Vlad
Andrew we need a proof. How about a picture? And...

Andrew we need a proof. How about a picture? And congratulations! :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-10-2020, 08:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,611
Posted By Vlad
I am jealous. You guys cover good grounds. Let me...

I am jealous. You guys cover good grounds. Let me know when you are heading toward my mountain.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-10-2020, 04:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,372
Posted By Vlad
Where are those Mark? I am terribly short on ice...

Where are those Mark? I am terribly short on ice this year :D
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