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Forum: RV General Discussion/News Yesterday, 02:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 754
Posted By charger81
Check the local EAA chapter and see if someone w/...

Check the local EAA chapter and see if someone w/ a hangar would allow you to store them there?
Forum: Southeast 04-13-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,854
Posted By charger81
Come on down Brian. The water is warm! Mike

Come on down Brian. The water is warm!

Mike
Forum: Southeast 04-13-2018, 09:06 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,854
Posted By charger81
I thought this was interesting for the State of...

I thought this was interesting for the State of Texas. Not saying this is the best route but did not know this deferral was available. For retirees who own their houses outright and are on a modest...
Forum: Southeast 04-13-2018, 08:22 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,854
Posted By charger81
This is an interactive tool from Kiplinger...

This is an interactive tool from Kiplinger Magazine to compare States and how tax friendly they are from a retiree's...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-29-2018, 09:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 744
Posted By charger81
Congrats Eli! Huge honor. Big congrats to you...

Congrats Eli! Huge honor. Big congrats to you as well Bob.

Did you catch the story on the USAFA Cadet that talked a suicidal man off a bridge and assisted in the location of a downed...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-21-2018, 08:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,844
Posted By charger81
Just me?

After reading the thread title, I thought Vans was coming out with a new calendar.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-14-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,218
Posted By charger81
Welcome aboard Dale! Curious. Ever any talk in...

Welcome aboard Dale!

Curious. Ever any talk in your city to change the name to New Zeeland, MI?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-05-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 617
Posted By charger81
Great job Ernie! You're doing great work!

Great job Ernie! You're doing great work!
Forum: Trip Write-ups 01-26-2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 705
Posted By charger81
Its not a true outing w/ Rosie unless an...

Its not a true outing w/ Rosie unless an alternator gets changed out, right?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-18-2017, 08:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,754
Posted By charger81
Never bought eyewear at Costco but given their...

Never bought eyewear at Costco but given their liberal return (I assume they would apply to eyewear) policy, if you don't like them or are not satisfied with how they perform, take 'em back.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-02-2017, 05:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,120
Posted By charger81
+1 on Costco. Used their site twice in the last...

+1 on Costco. Used their site twice in the last couple of months and no surprises. Also shows the best value out of all the classifications/sizes available.
Forum: RV-10 12-02-2017, 04:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,152
Posted By charger81
Dave.......Only 13,602 posts before you catch...

Dave.......Only 13,602 posts before you catch Mike!
Forum: Texas (North) 11-25-2017, 02:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 674
Posted By charger81
Don't count on any Longhorn stepping up. :D

Don't count on any Longhorn stepping up. :D
Forum: RV-12 11-09-2017, 10:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,562
Posted By charger81
The Green Lantern is retiring? Does the Justice...

The Green Lantern is retiring? Does the Justice League know about this? Holy Caped Crusader!

Seriously, a heartfelt "thank you" for your service!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-23-2017, 12:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 651
Posted By charger81
Congrats Ernie! Incredible what you are doing...

Congrats Ernie! Incredible what you are doing for kids across the nation with this program.

Hope to see you in McKinney on November 11th at our Expo that will feature the McKinney Aviation...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-09-2017, 01:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,829
Posted By charger81
What Mel said!

What Mel said!
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-06-2017, 08:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,762
Posted By charger81
Guten Tag! Welcome aboard.

Guten Tag!

Welcome aboard.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-12-2017, 10:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,714
Posted By charger81
According to this source, the famous horse was...

According to this source, the famous horse was owned not by John Larkin, but by his father – if true, this would mean that not only did Revere ride a borrowed horse, but a borrowed, borrowed horse....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-05-2017, 02:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,202
Posted By charger81
Congrats Garet!

Congrats Garet!
Forum: RV-14 08-25-2017, 08:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,628
Posted By charger81
This thread has to go to the VAF Hall of Fame. :D

This thread has to go to the VAF Hall of Fame.

:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-24-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,184
Posted By charger81
Meet Rick & Susan Aronow - High Fliers

Article appearing in the Dallas Morning News. Rick and his wife Susan show off their...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-17-2017, 10:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 768
Posted By charger81
Great story! Well done Josh and many thanks...

Great story!

Well done Josh and many thanks Ernie!
Forum: RV-14 08-04-2017, 12:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 955
Posted By charger81
Wish you lived here in our neck of the woods...

Wish you lived here in our neck of the woods Barry. We could always use another experienced mentor for our Eagle's Nest RV-12 Student Built Project. Can never have too many mentors!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-18-2017, 09:13 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 11,125
Posted By charger81
Ditto. Could see them last night but not this...

Ditto. Could see them last night but not this morning.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-17-2017, 11:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,242
Posted By charger81
Classic

Where would we be without the women in our lives? I guess "oblivious"!

Big congrats!
Forum: RV-12 06-08-2017, 08:09 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 12,971
Posted By charger81
New model?

RV-12 Tail Dragger
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-05-2017, 08:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,463
Posted By charger81
AeroLift?

http://armaerospace.com/

Find someone willing to let you share hangar space?
Forum: My RV Build Project 06-03-2017, 01:10 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 15,219
Posted By charger81
Paraphrasing Tony Curtis from the movie Operation...

Paraphrasing Tony Curtis from the movie Operation Petticoat in describing the rough neighborhood where he grew up; It was called Noah's Ark.....if you didn't travel in pairs, you just didn't travel! ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-02-2017, 01:52 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,595
Posted By charger81
any downside to using milk jugs full of water and...

any downside to using milk jugs full of water and then frozen rather than ice? Wonder if the ice would last longer contained in the plastic and also, would relative humidity be lower?
Forum: Texas (South) 06-01-2017, 12:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 856
Posted By charger81
Wow!

Hooks is $375 - $450 for T-hangar as per their website.
Forum: RV-14 05-31-2017, 11:35 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,913
Posted By charger81
Maybe a new thread?

Show a picture of the condition of your crate when delivered.

If Vans' crating is insufficient for the rigors of transportation (skids attached with staples vs. dry wall screws for example), might...
Forum: RV-14 05-30-2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,913
Posted By charger81
regardless....

Based on what others who have posted, it sounds like Vans will get it all resolved and there is no wrong decision; refuse to accept or accept and work with Vans to get replacement parts as needed.
Forum: RV-14 05-30-2017, 12:39 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,913
Posted By charger81
Options?

Does the customer have the option of refusing the shipment when the shipping crate has been so obviously damaged?

Or is one obligated to receive the shipment "as-is" and then work out an insurance...
Forum: Texas (South) 05-03-2017, 04:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 506
Posted By charger81
Great!

Hope he can help you out.
Forum: Texas (South) 05-03-2017, 04:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 506
Posted By charger81
Check your PM.

Check your PM.
Forum: RV-10 05-01-2017, 02:45 PM
Replies: 410
Views: 358,193
Posted By charger81
That is.......

SA-WEET!!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: RV-12 04-30-2017, 12:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,375
Posted By charger81
http://www.eaglesnestprojects.org/

http://www.eaglesnestprojects.org/
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-13-2017, 07:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 740
Posted By charger81
Thanks!

Big appreciation to the Teachers involved; Todd Curtis and Nathan McAfee. These things don't happen without the Mentors and big thanks go out to all of them as well as Phil Campbell.

Finally,...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 04-06-2017, 12:23 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 39,740
Posted By charger81
the list is long....

I bet if all the "in-process" RV's of every pilot that wished they could take this trip were to magically get completed tomorrow, Rosie would have a need for a Zulu Flight.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-23-2017, 01:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,749
Posted By charger81
Two Thumbs Up!

Great program Ernie!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-16-2016, 11:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,115
Posted By charger81
Resurrecting an old thread

In today's Wall Street Journal (Opinion Section), there is a commentary by Jonathan Riches and Thomas P. Gross entitled "Ride-Sharing For Pilots Is No Flight Of Fancy".

In it, the article discusses...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-08-2016, 01:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,414
Posted By charger81
Escadrille

Escadrille
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-08-2016, 07:39 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,414
Posted By charger81
Money well spent

Money well spent
Forum: RV-14 10-21-2016, 12:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,309
Posted By charger81
Curious

How did you transport back to NM?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-09-2016, 08:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,842
Posted By charger81
Believe me....

You'll be so much happier with South Padre vs. Corpus Christi. Florida-type white sandy beaches vs Grey, some time tar ball beaches in Corpus/Port Aransas.

Avg temps in December are hi of 71 and...
Forum: RV-12 09-12-2016, 02:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,020
Posted By charger81
Pucker Factor

Wow, now that's scary!
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 08-02-2016, 10:47 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 122,187
Posted By charger81
Smile Celebrity Sighting

Isn't that John Stamos?
Forum: RV-10 04-27-2016, 08:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,765
Posted By charger81
Congrats

Way to go Rick!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-15-2016, 12:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,448
Posted By charger81
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-24-2016, 02:02 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 19,460
Posted By charger81
Oh come on....you missed a great opportunity...

Oh come on....you missed a great opportunity there....."plane un-smart"!!!!!!

:D
Forum: Propellers 02-26-2016, 07:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,905
Posted By charger81
Thread most likely to get hijacked

I could see this thread getting off into the weeds rather quickly......:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-12-2016, 02:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,110
Posted By charger81
Had to look that one up! :rolleyes:

Had to look that one up! :rolleyes:
Forum: RV-14 12-10-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,538
Posted By charger81
From the Van's website under the 14: BUYING...

From the Van's website under the 14:

BUYING IT

The Kit price is yet to be determined, but a preliminary estimate for a completed, flying airplane is around $90,000.

We think the RV-14 will be a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-07-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,252
Posted By charger81
Alternative?

Say what you will about this show (and I don't disagree with anything said yet), it's the only show that made me sit up and say, "That's Jay Pratt's 'Borrowed Horse'....I've met that guy!"
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 07-21-2015, 11:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,970
Posted By charger81
RV Grin - Mississippi Mud Cake and a scoop of...

RV Grin - Mississippi Mud Cake and a scoop of vanilla ice cream!
Forum: RV-12 05-07-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,502
Posted By charger81
Sales Tax on auto...

My experience was in Texas and involved a car, not a plane.

I had leased a car and then, when the lease was up, chose the buyout option. Arranged the buyout and paid the sales tax on that...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 04-28-2015, 06:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,519
Posted By charger81
That color looks familiar.......

Wasn't Doug's scooter that color?

]ed. It was coral! ;^) dr]
Forum: Trip Write-ups 04-27-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 17,388
Posted By charger81
Why is he going to San Antonio?

I was tracking you yesterday afternoon and was very confused as to why you were headed to San Antonio. Cheaper fuel? Shooting IFR approaches? :confused:

Never considered you were picking up the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-09-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,826
Posted By charger81
Good Looking Crew!

They would make any Dad proud!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-12-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,268
Posted By charger81
Sportys DVD

Mike,

I'm currently using the Sporty's Learn to Fly DVD series. No problem using it on my laptop as well as my desktop.

It did not ask for a "key" or any other input that would give one the...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-23-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 34,706
Posted By charger81
That was a good one.....

:D

I really did laugh out loud on that one.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-23-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 34,706
Posted By charger81
Classic Shot

Vlad,

Your wake boarding picture is classic! The phrase that comes to mind when I see that is "Live Life To The Fullest".

Next, I'm half-way expecting to see a picture of you wrestling a grizzly...
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