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Forum: My RV Build Project Yesterday, 03:38 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
Andair valve -4 fuel inlet

I just realized my valve has -4 or 1/8NPT fittings for the fuel inlet, I believe I need -6 for the inlet.

Crud! How long will it take to get the correct fittings from Andair? bummer...
Forum: My RV Build Project Yesterday, 11:16 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
Thanks, Jeremy. I am diving into the duplex...

Thanks, Jeremy.

I am diving into the duplex Andair valve today if I can skirt around my Julianne's to do list a...
Forum: My RV Build Project 01-17-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
So I got the brakes lines installed and flared...

So I got the brakes lines installed and flared but not sure about the lower one might cut the flare off and shorten it a bit to get it parallel with the above line.

My inner "Monk" is screaming at...
Forum: My RV Build Project 01-13-2019, 09:02 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
I got back in the garage for a short time today. ...

I got back in the garage for a short time today. It was cold. I managed to stuff myself back in the bad boy to do the brake lines. Didn't finish, wanted to watch the Chargers a bit. Also, short a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-12-2019, 07:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,802
Posted By kentlik
Agreed. How much different can they look? How...

Agreed. How much different can they look? How many ways can you make an interior?
Forum: My RV Build Project 01-11-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,914
Posted By kentlik
Thank you. Trying to judge how I am progressing...

Thank you. Trying to judge how I am progressing and how much time does this or that take...roughly.

Thanks again
Forum: My RV Build Project 01-11-2019, 10:29 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,914
Posted By kentlik
That is a whole lot of Awesome! How long did the...

That is a whole lot of Awesome! How long did the wing tip hinge work take, if you wouldn't mind enlightening me?
Forum: Glass Cockpit 01-08-2019, 11:06 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,805
Posted By kentlik
Checking your page and wondering when these ADC...

Checking your page and wondering when these ADC boxes will be available or am I missing something...

I think it looks great.

I would go with a center stack but I am old fashioned. I also like...
Forum: My RV Build Project 12-29-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
Roger that. Thanks for the link! Always looking...

Roger that. Thanks for the link! Always looking for good intel on construction. (Edit: Wire jock, know his log well!) I will be getting in the garage after the first of the year to finish the...
Forum: My RV Build Project 12-28-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
Carne, I need to fab an ADHRS mount, where did...

Carne,
I need to fab an ADHRS mount, where did you decide to mount yours? Like exactly, haha.

How many inches back from what etc. I don't want to reinvent the wheel and you are a math guy so I am...
Forum: My RV Build Project 12-28-2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,302
Posted By kentlik
I am with Scott on this one. Just one picture...

I am with Scott on this one. Just one picture but that looks pretty rough. You can find the good stuff and scrap the rest. You always need a piece of AL at some given thickness and you will have...
Forum: My RV Build Project 12-17-2018, 09:33 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
WOW! A motor and a CS Prop! LUCKY! I want your...

WOW!

A motor and a CS Prop! LUCKY! I want your checkbook for Christmas!

HAHA
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-15-2018, 09:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,687
Posted By kentlik
This is the way I did it but I applied more than...

This is the way I did it but I applied more than Bruce on the frame and tongue depressed out the excess to make a nice fillet. Takes time to get the canopy aligned properly but it was doable and...
Forum: RV models of the future (RV-??) 12-12-2018, 06:20 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,625
Posted By kentlik
COOL! That is so KeWL!

COOL! That is so KeWL!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-12-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,788
Posted By kentlik
This is what I would try. I use mine an anything...

This is what I would try. I use mine an anything stickyish. Just used it on my rover to get the "Range" off to fix a dent. Although mine is solid not stepped as shown.
Forum: My RV Build Project 12-11-2018, 09:48 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
Been, good fun! I live in OR so high today is...

Been, good fun! I live in OR so high today is 50, brrrrr. I will do most of the bending inside where it is warm. I need to install a fuel return line as well so will need to research that in depth...
Forum: RV-10 12-10-2018, 08:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,093
Posted By kentlik
I think I would drill undersize and then use a...

I think I would drill undersize and then use a 0.311" straight flute reamer.

Reamers make a more round and accurate hole.
Forum: My RV Build Project 12-10-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
Finished the recent stunt project and we are off!

Looks like I left off on the brake lines...But will need to make another flap motor part as well, I do not like this one and I have a new one in the kit I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-20-2018, 10:04 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 16,176
Posted By kentlik
I am quite young...

I am quite young...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-10-2018, 09:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 532
Posted By kentlik
Thank you for the info!

Thank you for the info!
Forum: My RV Build Project 11-10-2018, 10:50 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
That is a good idea. The extra heat of the day...

That is a good idea. The extra heat of the day helped me. My frame was the hard part the gluing wasn't too bad at all. I haven't done the windscreen yet, I need a little room to finish the panel...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-09-2018, 07:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,076
Posted By kentlik
Hardware store Kerosene will work. I have used...

Hardware store Kerosene will work. I have used on delicate materials...Goof off is 70% Kerosene...Check on a discarded piece to ensure it does not craze the material, shouldn't.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-09-2018, 07:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 532
Posted By kentlik
Wing Tips 6-7

Are the wing tips the same for the 6 and the 7? Aside from the batwing, just the newer style tips.

Thanks!
Forum: My RV Build Project 11-08-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
Slider is easy! Bing, Bang, Bomb it's done. For...

Slider is easy! Bing, Bang, Bomb it's done. For a pro like you, long weekend.
Forum: RV-9/9A 11-07-2018, 10:15 AM
Replies: 952
Views: 467,474
Posted By kentlik
Looks great David! Great work!

Looks great David! Great work!
Forum: My RV Build Project 11-01-2018, 08:36 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
I have been forced to work for a living, I don't...

I have been forced to work for a living, I don't think I have been out in a month...I find that if I just can get a week off work I can get a lot done.
Forum: My RV Build Project 10-29-2018, 09:26 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
MACHINE! MACHINE! MACHINE!

MACHINE! MACHINE!

MACHINE!
Forum: My RV Build Project 10-11-2018, 07:49 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
Well not to rain on the parade but it has become...

Well not to rain on the parade but it has become a reminder of how little I am doing! Hahaha

Nice work Carne!

MACHINE!
Forum: Alternative Engines 10-01-2018, 12:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,482
Posted By kentlik
That's awesome Ross! Wow, 15 years.

That's awesome Ross! Wow, 15 years.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 09-25-2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,512
Posted By kentlik
That was very informative for a guy who has not...

That was very informative for a guy who has not flown an RV. I really liked watching your video!

Thank you!
Forum: My RV Build Project 09-17-2018, 09:51 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
The black looks dope dude! Machine!

The black looks dope dude!

Machine!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-13-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 861
Posted By kentlik
That is fantastic! What a great announcement!

That is fantastic! What a great announcement!
Forum: Primers 09-12-2018, 09:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,654
Posted By kentlik
I second this! Krylon is good for household...

I second this! Krylon is good for household projects and making things flat black other than that go with SEM.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-12-2018, 09:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,791
Posted By kentlik
Now, this is good! Really good...

Now, this is good! Really good...
Forum: COMM 09-09-2018, 03:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 726
Posted By kentlik
Blain, Where did you mount the PTT switch? How...

Blain,
Where did you mount the PTT switch? How do you like it?

Kent
Forum: My RV Build Project 09-07-2018, 08:09 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
Looking very nice Machine!

Looking very nice Machine!
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-04-2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,114
Posted By kentlik
I swear by it. Been using it in all my...

I swear by it.

Been using it in all my vehicles and plan on using it in my RV-7A.

Resurrected my old lawn mower with it.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-30-2018, 08:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,755
Posted By kentlik
Crazy threadness...

Crazy threadness...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-26-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
WOW! I bought an old engine and still looking...

WOW! I bought an old engine and still looking for a prop. Will need to rebuild my engine soon and recut the case for Dyna I.
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-25-2018, 12:24 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
Thank you Jereme! Moving forward as budget...

Thank you Jereme! Moving forward as budget permits.
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-24-2018, 02:51 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
mount

Got the mount on:

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1837/44194746912_0f938a98ef_b.jpg

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1862/30376426798_8b25c55a7c_c.jpg

Went in nice and the center two bolt locations...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-24-2018, 09:59 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
Grips

Got my grips in process

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1817/42430862120_307af2f79c_c.jpg

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1820/29310123557_8498ef0830_b.jpg

They are foregrips from my Steyr AUG...
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-14-2018, 09:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,253
Posted By kentlik
Speak with Danny Stark at Twin Oaks aircraft...

Speak with Danny Stark at Twin Oaks aircraft maintenance, Hillsboro OR.
Not Bob Stark, Danny.

He has looked over this plane.
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-13-2018, 06:22 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
MACHINE MACHINE!

MACHINE MACHINE!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-13-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,662
Posted By kentlik
Vans is a great place with great people. I live...

Vans is a great place with great people. I live super close so I see them a lot and it's great to see out of towners come and enjoy the tour!

Flying in the valley is such a great visual experience...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-13-2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
Started the gear because I felt like it was a...

Started the gear because I felt like it was a good...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-11-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
I am calling the roll bar/canopy interface done. ...

I am calling the roll bar/canopy interface done.

Finally...

https://farm1.staticflickr.com/937/42172933480_870003e347_b.jpg

https://farm1.staticflickr.com/938/29044076717_648f35b148_c.jpg

I...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-07-2018, 12:28 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
Getting the new roll bar...

Getting the new roll bar...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-06-2018, 10:15 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
Decent! That is '80's talk for really...

Decent! That is '80's talk for really good.

https://farm1.staticflickr.com/932/43837461942_86802b61da_m.jpg

So I need a math guy out here Carne. I have a few angles I have to calculate to figure...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-02-2018, 05:05 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
I have not used a swivel yet...

I have not used a swivel yet...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-01-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
Get a person good with detail hand movements, ie....

Get a person good with detail hand movements, ie. my 17yr old video addict.
Suberb with the gun. Only one minor mishap in hundreds of rivets.

Here is my rivet buddy, he is a bit older now. ...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-01-2018, 08:39 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
Interesting, you have him on the bar? He Must be...

Interesting, you have him on the bar? He Must be Good!
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-31-2018, 09:29 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
That, my friend, is a great rivet...

That, my friend, is a great rivet pal!

machine

Machine
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-30-2018, 12:04 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
Changed my mind again... Going to get the...

Changed my mind again...
Going to get the windscreen at least cut to size and set up on the fuse.

More of the mass amounts of filler removed and top skin all...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-29-2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
MACHINE! MACHINE!

MACHINE! MACHINE!
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-29-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
After much deliberation, I have decided that I am...

After much deliberation, I have decided that I am in good shape overall.

I just needed to settle down and realize that this portion of the build is a bit more involved and needs extra attention to...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-29-2018, 01:03 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
Is that final color on some of the panels? ...

Is that final color on some of the panels? Crazyness!

I am sure you don't put nonfire barrier on the firewall.

I am sure you are correct but I remember this stuff, in particular, being a no...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-28-2018, 08:14 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
At this point, I am not sure. I seem to have...

At this point, I am not sure. I seem to have plenty of plastic, it just has a hump in it. It might relax when I trim it as it is not trimmed in the front yet.

I have a number of little squawks on...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-28-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
Yes indeed! I have some tweaking to do on the...

Yes indeed!

I have some tweaking to do on the slider, it is almost good enough but the left rear of the frame hits the top skin when it goes back initially. The very back of the lowest part. Seems...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-28-2018, 12:50 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
I guess you are correct on that I thought I read...

I guess you are correct on that I thought I read and reread all that but I was going to put it sandwiched between the forward bottom skin with an additional skin over that, not per plans. I am...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-28-2018, 07:38 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 53,961
Posted By kentlik
I followed Dan's advice as well, to a degree, and...

I followed Dan's advice as well, to a degree, and determined that I am going to put firemax on the inside of the firewall and on the bottom skin inside under the second floor skin I am going to add. ...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-28-2018, 07:26 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 88,200
Posted By kentlik
No, it was on well. I used the...

No, it was on well.

I used the well-established technique of HEAT gun
and the non-tool end of a hole locating tool slightly chisel pointed to pry
it up and off.

It was a drag...I hope there...
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