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Forum: RV-14 05-28-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 960
Posted By Aviator
EZ, I just got my QB fuse. It is BIG. And...

EZ, I just got my QB fuse. It is BIG. And Heavy!
You can probably carry it a short distance with at least 3 ADULT males, but a rolling cart would be the ticket. You will need one anyway, so build it.
Forum: Reviews 05-23-2018, 07:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,022
Posted By Aviator
I use InReach. Very affordable plans, can be...

I use InReach. Very affordable plans, can be turned off if you dont use it. Reactivate when you want.
Spot has a horrible reputation from what I read on the Off road motorcycle forums (ADV). Please...
Forum: RV-14 05-09-2018, 07:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,547
Posted By Aviator
Kbalch, I would slow down a bit. It does take...

Kbalch, I would slow down a bit. It does take longer than one anticipates. There are times during the build that you will "take time off". Sometimes months long to take care of life around you.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-05-2018, 06:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,878
Posted By Aviator
Anyone have the AeroLED Aerosun VX in an RV...

Anyone have the AeroLED Aerosun VX in an RV 10?
Did you go with the Pulsar NS90 and factory -10 Lens and the mount kit for -10?
Please comment as my kit is here and want to delete (before they ship)...
Forum: RV-10 04-16-2018, 06:43 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,644
Posted By Aviator
Yes, at S&F he had a display model of the 6cyl...

Yes, at S&F he had a display model of the 6cyl Pmag and will be ready in a few weeks.
Forum: Aircraft Camping 04-10-2018, 04:54 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,890
Posted By Aviator
It rained all day here in Lakeland. Got to do a...

It rained all day here in Lakeland. Got to do a couple of workshops and hangout in the big hangars and check the vendors out. Tomorrow will hit Vans.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-06-2018, 04:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,849
Posted By Aviator
Following. I know i will need one.

Following. I know i will need one.
Forum: Aircraft Camping 03-23-2018, 07:41 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,890
Posted By Aviator
I am all booked up and ready. Commercial flight,...

I am all booked up and ready. Commercial flight, rental car and hotel.
Hope to see a lot of you there. Vic, willing to learn anything you want to teach me.
Forum: RV-10 03-16-2018, 07:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,791
Posted By Aviator
I think you can sell that "RV" in the background....

I think you can sell that "RV" in the background. :)
Nice plane. Congrats.
Forum: RV-10 03-12-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 18,477
Posted By Aviator
Why does Vans not offer this as an option for QB...

Why does Vans not offer this as an option for QB wings? Would make sense.
I mean they can offer a return line installed as an optional upgrade at a price.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-09-2018, 03:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,210
Posted By Aviator
Why not just wipe it down as you mentioned and...

Why not just wipe it down as you mentioned and paint it with a light coat of interior paint? You will be done.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-05-2018, 06:57 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,482
Posted By Aviator
So what would it take, as far as mods to the...

So what would it take, as far as mods to the engine, for it to run Mogas?
For instance an IO 540. Sorry I am not an engineer.
The O320 in my Skyhawk can legally use either Avgas or mogas.
Forum: RV-10 02-20-2018, 06:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,039
Posted By Aviator
Super. Will be calling you today.

Super. Will be calling you today.
Forum: RV-10 02-19-2018, 05:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,039
Posted By Aviator
Thanks Guys. This is a great community. Lynn you...

Thanks Guys. This is a great community.
Lynn you being closest to me I will start with you. Please let me know when. When the weather improves around here I can venture out and see others and get...
Forum: RV-10 02-18-2018, 09:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,039
Posted By Aviator
Who is in Calhoun?

Who is in Calhoun?
Forum: RV-10 02-18-2018, 08:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,039
Posted By Aviator
Would love to come and see your planes or those...

Would love to come and see your planes or those in progress. Please PM me with whats possible. OR call or txt me 423 6939477
Forum: RV-10 02-18-2018, 07:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,039
Posted By Aviator
No one? Even in the surrounding areas?

No one?
Even in the surrounding areas?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-16-2018, 10:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,354
Posted By Aviator
Joe, donít forget to get some pics of the -10...

Joe, donít forget to get some pics of the -10 assembly as well.
Forum: RV-10 02-14-2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,039
Posted By Aviator
Any RV-10 in Chattanooga area?

I would love to see another builder and his project in the area. Anyone ?
Are there any flying 10s in the area?
Forum: ADS-B 02-12-2018, 08:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,772
Posted By Aviator
Have been on the fence with the certified 82 vs....

Have been on the fence with the certified 82 vs. the sky beacon for my flying 172. Hope they get it done soon.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-12-2018, 08:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,726
Posted By Aviator
Congrats Gary. It’s postings like this that...

Congrats Gary. It’s postings like this that inspires the likes of me. I want to be there one day with my first flight.
Nervous were you, :D I can imagine.
Please post pics.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-12-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,074
Posted By Aviator
I am with the others. I order right away, when...

I am with the others. I order right away, when the "crime" is still fresh in my brain, its easy to get it done the right way.
Besides, if you ask for the cheapest shipping possible and say that you...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-09-2018, 08:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,045
Posted By Aviator
Thanks CT. I see it.

Thanks CT. I see it.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-09-2018, 07:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,045
Posted By Aviator
I plan on Sun and Fun this year, in fact have...

I plan on Sun and Fun this year, in fact have booked my flight and room.
I plan on doing some serious hands on shopping, meaning, I have not seen the G3X or the Dynon displays and want to SEE and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-07-2018, 11:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,125
Posted By Aviator
That is an amazing story. Wow, to get back your...

That is an amazing story. Wow, to get back your own kit.
Good luck.
Forum: RV-10 01-30-2018, 08:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,761
Posted By Aviator
What about the nose wheel pant?

What about the nose wheel pant?
Forum: RV-10 01-13-2018, 07:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 967
Posted By Aviator
Have decided to sell my SB wing kit and going...

Have decided to sell my SB wing kit and going forward with QB wing and fuselage. Have read up on the wants and delete stuff on the QB kit when ordering and have made a list.
Have a question. Are the...
Forum: RV-10 01-03-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 967
Posted By Aviator
Wing kit- slow build

So back in 2006 I purchased my RV 10 wing kit, slow build after finishing the tail.
Life happened, had three deployments, and I have not done anything to it. Still all there, in good shape.
I want to...
Forum: Alternative Engines 03-18-2008, 06:40 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 20,047
Posted By Aviator
Which again makes the Subaru very interesting!

Which again makes the Subaru very interesting!
Forum: GPS 11-03-2007, 05:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,744
Posted By Aviator
Strange, but I am also having the same problem....

Strange, but I am also having the same problem. Is there someone higher up in Garmin that we can email/call?? Anyone know?
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 08-21-2007, 06:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 13,635
Posted By Aviator
Thanks for all the replies. Have been following,...

Thanks for all the replies. Have been following, but have heard not a whisper this summer.
Slowly begining to have some weekends off after the start of a new practice.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 02-12-2007, 06:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 13,635
Posted By Aviator
Mucho gracias folks, I will travel with said l'il...

Mucho gracias folks, I will travel with said l'il copilot and check 'em out. Now if it will just stay warm like today.... :)
Thanks
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 02-10-2007, 08:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 13,635
Posted By Aviator
One review? I am sure it is still worth checkin...

One review? I am sure it is still worth checkin out. As a pilot it is ones sacred duty! ;)
Thanks. Will post when I try it.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-19-2007, 06:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,970
Posted By Aviator
Well, time to pitch in. I was in the same temps...

Well, time to pitch in. I was in the same temps as Thomas above, but have only a sump heater by reiff. Leave it plugged in all winter long ( it has a thermostat embedded) Anyway, after many a year...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-19-2007, 06:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,091
Posted By Aviator
This is a very important thread. I would like to...

This is a very important thread.
I would like to hear from those who did claim. Like for hangar rash, ground taxi incidents... what is the aftermath?
Will one be condemmned as a pilot? Even if one...
Forum: Reviews 01-12-2007, 06:18 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 25,686
Posted By Aviator
In 2002 I had my Skyhawk stripped, acid etched,...

In 2002 I had my Skyhawk stripped, acid etched, primed and painted with Jet Glo. It is to this day superb. The finish is like plastic and all it needs is a wet wipedown, although I use wash wax all....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-10-2007, 06:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,012
Posted By Aviator
Just when I got all comfy with the 700p. :mad:...

Just when I got all comfy with the 700p. :mad:
Now will this wonderful thing sync with the windoz? And run medical SW?
Are the apps which run on PPC/WM5?palm OS compatible with it?
This has always...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-02-2007, 07:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 970
Posted By Aviator
Satire on Airline pilots

You gotta watch this one:
Dean Martin and Foster Brooks on airline pilots (http://pageperso.aol.fr/marcbrecy/deanmartin.html)

Enjoy!
Forum: Southeast 01-01-2007, 07:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,303
Posted By Aviator
Just an update. We moved to Chatt and based my...

Just an update. We moved to Chatt and based my plane in Dallas Bay(1A0 (http://www.aopa.org/members/airports/detail.cfm?airportid=15644) ) because we bought a house about 5 min from the airport....
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-01-2007, 07:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,945
Posted By Aviator
Given other top notch players in the field like...

Given other top notch players in the field like dynon, GRT and AFS, who market and support their systems direct, why would I invest a HUGE sum of money on avionics with a bunch of guys who need a...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-01-2007, 04:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,945
Posted By Aviator
Dont know about e'body else, but me thinks I need...

Dont know about e'body else, but me thinks I need to look/research for another panel. I was so decided on the cheltons.
This is bad.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-01-2007, 04:38 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 7,747
Posted By Aviator
496/ 596

I would like one too. In fact it would help if we knew WHEN this would happen. Have not heard from original poster in awhile. Are we going ahead with this? Looks like the 596 will be here soon. :)...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-23-2006, 04:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,082
Posted By Aviator
Interesting video

http://www.jet-man.com/actuel_eng.html#

Mmmmm, looks like a lot of dangerous fun!!
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 12-23-2006, 06:40 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 13,635
Posted By Aviator
Places to fly in and eat? Chattanooga area?

Moved to Chattanooga recently and am looking for a place or two to fly out for breakfast/dinner with my daughter. This has always been our daddy daughter time since she was 3-4 years old.
I have...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-29-2006, 06:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,078
Posted By Aviator
Hangars or the need there of

Not to start a war here, but here is something that I feel passionate about.

Now, we have these wiz bang airplanes being churned out with all the gizzmos in them more so than ever before. GA is up...
Forum: Southeast 10-25-2006, 06:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,146
Posted By Aviator
Try the yardstore.com. Talk to them and explain...

Try the yardstore.com.
Talk to them and explain what you want. Dimentions. If you order other stuff and add this on in the end shipping will be with it and you pay by the pound for scrap iron....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-18-2006, 03:29 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 21,436
Posted By Aviator
This is going to be one of those mega threads, I...

This is going to be one of those mega threads, I can tell.
I join the ranks of those whose wife does not particularly enjoy flying, but would come flying once every so often if she needs to buy...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-14-2006, 07:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,193
Posted By Aviator
Very funny. This guy should write a coulmn in...

Very funny. This guy should write a coulmn in kitplanes or something.
Forum: Alternative Engines 09-14-2006, 08:44 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,814
Posted By Aviator
Vapor-ware!!!

Vapor-ware!!!
Forum: RV-10 08-28-2006, 06:18 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,298
Posted By Aviator
Cool! I am NOT averse to the lyc/clone. I love it...

Cool!
I am NOT averse to the lyc/clone. I love it and fly behind it on a cert plane now.
George, I am sorry to have your BP up with all of this, asking about alternate powerplants. I am one of those...
Forum: RV-10 08-26-2006, 01:12 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,298
Posted By Aviator
I am sure others have considerd those from Jpan:...

I am sure others have considerd those from Jpan: Toyota or Honda V6 alum auto engines. What about those out of an Acura or lexus?
Can these be remapped to suit high altitude operations?
Pardon my...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-15-2006, 05:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,429
Posted By Aviator
Did you guys know about the theatrical tour is...

Did you guys know about the theatrical tour is now underway or will be on 8/31/06 in select places.
Bought tickets at Indianapolis showing. Wife, daughter and I are going. So are a bunch of piots...
Forum: GPS 07-30-2006, 12:27 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,047
Posted By Aviator
So, did anyone get it yet? Reports?

So, did anyone get it yet? Reports?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-26-2006, 02:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,822
Posted By Aviator
True, but like smokers, few live to a ripe old...

True, but like smokers, few live to a ripe old age. Most have lung problems and cancer. There are some that are blessed for whatever reason. :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-25-2006, 07:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,595
Posted By Aviator
Perfect! Have you heard of the "7 minutes" ? And...

Perfect! Have you heard of the "7 minutes" ? And 0.5 min to have that cigarette. :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-25-2006, 07:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,822
Posted By Aviator
This is true, earlier on I was wondering why the...

This is true, earlier on I was wondering why the alodyne sprayer bottle always failed to pump. Well...!!!
This is bad stuff. IMHO, if you want to be flying into your later years, forego the process...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-10-2006, 08:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,440
Posted By Aviator
Doug, from personal exp at OSH, Eureka tents are...

Doug, from personal exp at OSH, Eureka tents are ****. Really. Have a cloumbia boogaboo. Great tent, very portable and super well made. It will stand up to most storms well. I usually bail out...
Forum: Southeast 04-25-2006, 06:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,303
Posted By Aviator
Thanks Jerry, will give them a call.

Thanks Jerry, will give them a call.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-21-2006, 12:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,344
Posted By Aviator
296

OK people who IM'ed. Please IM me the price and a tel # so I can call you and let you know all about it.
Very well kept and in excellent condition. Comes with all - yoke mount, Car dash mount, AC...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-20-2006, 06:57 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,692
Posted By Aviator
I like Kit planes the most, since I started...

I like Kit planes the most, since I started building. Agree, the others have apparently relegated homebuilding to a back seat and its all about turbines or some **** which I dont have any use for....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-20-2006, 06:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,344
Posted By Aviator
296

Have a 296 also. Comes with everything it came with in original box and updated software. Excellent condition. Email me. Or PM me.
Forum: Primers 04-04-2006, 07:41 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 21,494
Posted By Aviator
Dupont in a rattle can

Relative new comer and aimed to catch the market is the offering from Dupont. I get this from auto refinishing store.
The primer is A 4115-S, comes in green and grey. I like it better than the...
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