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Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-24-2009, 06:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,836
Posted By zemon
Touch Screen in Turbulence

Having used touch screen cell phones, I have to wonder: How difficult will it be to use a touch screen G3000 at arm's length in turbulence? I think I would prefer physical buttons and knobs.

-- Art...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-14-2009, 09:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,259
Posted By zemon
I've been into MDW several times in my Arrow, IFR...

I've been into MDW several times in my Arrow, IFR every time. It has generally been a piece of cake but pay attention on the radio and have the airport diagram out and handy when you land. I kept my...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-14-2009, 08:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 13,758
Posted By zemon
Great Relief

Thanks everybody. I am greatly relieved.

-- Art Z.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-14-2009, 05:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 13,758
Posted By zemon
Dave, What solvent did you use to remove the...

Dave,

What solvent did you use to remove the residue?

Thanks,
-- Art Z.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-13-2009, 08:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 13,758
Posted By zemon
Removing Old Protective Plastic

Van's has a nice letter on their web site for folks like me who are considering buying a second hand RV kit. Among lots of good info, it says, "The plastic that coats the aluminum may be (extremely)...
Forum: RV-7/7A 10-13-2009, 03:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,095
Posted By zemon
Removing the plastic

Van's has a nice letter on their web site for folks who are considering buying a second hand RV kit. Among lots of good info, it says, "The plastic that coats the aluminum may be (extremely) hard to...
Forum: RV-7/7A 10-13-2009, 07:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,095
Posted By zemon
Concerns About Buying a Partially Built 7A QB

Folks,

I have run across a partially built 7A QB kit and have a few concerns which I hope y'all can help me with.

First, the seller has about 350 hours into the project. He has completed the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-10-2009, 07:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,935
Posted By zemon
Talk to your accountant (of course) but I can...

Talk to your accountant (of course) but I can tell you that I occasionally use my plane for business. I own it personally and I file an expense report with my business (which I also own) for the cost...
Forum: RV-7/7A 10-08-2009, 06:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,827
Posted By zemon
Jamie, If I were closer to Georgia, I'd take you...

Jamie,

If I were closer to Georgia, I'd take you up on your generous offer :) I have gotten a ride in a 9A. Loved it! I'm still looking for a ride in a 7 or 7A.

Cheers,
-- Art Z.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-06-2009, 08:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,354
Posted By zemon
I love...

I love http://picasaweb.google.com/gregg.swartley/RollingTheCanoe#5388933675356278498

Can't wait til I get to that point.

-- Art Z.
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-24-2009, 05:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,454
Posted By zemon
Congrats, Ethan! I'll be joining you just as soon...

Congrats, Ethan! I'll be joining you just as soon as I find someone to buy my Arrow.

-- Art Z.
Forum: Tools 09-24-2009, 07:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,093
Posted By zemon
Steve, Thanks for the welcome :-) The worst...

Steve,

Thanks for the welcome :-)

The worst thing at this stage is my impatience. I want to start already but have to get the current hangar queen sold to make room for the new princess.

-- Art Z.
Forum: Tools 09-24-2009, 06:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,093
Posted By zemon
Deburring Tool

Folks,

I am a complete newbie at sheet metal work. I found this video of a simple deburring tool (http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid1431564069?bclid=1432790122&bctid=40432879001) at...
Forum: Midwest 09-19-2009, 08:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,145
Posted By zemon
Brent, That's good to know... and...

Brent,

That's good to know... and surprising/disappointing. Thanks.

-- Art Z.
Forum: Midwest 09-19-2009, 08:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,145
Posted By zemon
Brent, That's good to know... and surprising....

Brent,

That's good to know... and surprising. Thanks.

-- Art Z.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-19-2009, 04:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,609
Posted By zemon
FAA Form 8130-3

In partial answer to my own question, I just ran across this in an eBay listing:

**Yellow Tag vs. FAA 8130-3?



Avionics Masters is an FAA Certified Repair Station and Supplies all serviceable or...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-19-2009, 04:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,609
Posted By zemon
Used Avionics / Yellow Tags

Hello,

I'm shopping for ways to balance what I want with what I need. (Why do I always have to do that??? :confused:) Some used radios come to mind, for instance a used KT76A transponder from eBay...
Forum: Midwest 09-19-2009, 04:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,145
Posted By zemon
St. Charles Flying Service (3SQ)

Carl,

I feel your pain. The economy has driven all of the flight schools / rental FBOs out of business in the St. Louis metro area except St. Charles Flying Service at 3SQ. On the plus site, SCFS is...
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-18-2009, 10:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,827
Posted By zemon
Great info

Thanks, folks. I very much appreciate all the info. I'm leaning toward the 7, not so much for the extra speed but for the extra range.

Cheers,
-- Art Z.
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-18-2009, 04:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,827
Posted By zemon
Question IFR in an RV-7A?

Hello,

I am about 90% sure that I want to build an RV and am trying to decide between a 7A and a 9A. I don't want to be upside down, even for the tiny amount of time that an RV needs to do a roll,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-18-2009, 04:18 PM
Replies: 557
Views: 413,362
Posted By zemon
Talking Higher Than the Proverbial Kites

Here are Candy and me, grinning like we enjoy flight or something. I can't think of a better way to introduce myself to this forum.

-- Art Z. (Now flying a '68 Piper Arrow. Soon to be building an...
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