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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-24-2017, 06:19 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,005
Posted By Bartman
About 12 years ago my hangar door was open, I...

About 12 years ago my hangar door was open, I come out of my home (hangar apartment)
And a guy 35 years old is taking photos of his kid 5 years old sitting on the horizontal stab of my luscombe, I...
Forum: RV-3 03-07-2017, 08:48 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 44,228
Posted By Bartman
Thanks....I can't believe I am thinking about...

Thanks....I can't believe I am thinking about doing this again..(building)
Forum: RV-3 03-07-2017, 12:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 44,228
Posted By Bartman
Rv3 sites

Thanks, I can't believe I am seriously think about doing this agin....(building) :eek:
Forum: RV-3 03-05-2017, 07:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 44,228
Posted By Bartman
Rv3 sites

Does anyone know what happened to Randy Levold RV3B site or how I can get access to it?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-12-2016, 07:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,303
Posted By Bartman
Rv8

If "they" are members of this site and "they" feel no shame and will sleep well , then they should have no problem identifying themselves.....so if you are "they" come forward and tell us who you...
Forum: Tools 07-16-2015, 02:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,309
Posted By Bartman
shears

one of the better ways is to use Beverly shears. Beverly is the best brand less expensive ones from eastwood tool co.
Forum: RV-7/7A 07-15-2015, 10:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,301
Posted By Bartman
first flight

Very Good!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-11-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 8,223
Posted By Bartman
T hangar

good grief that's making use of ALL;) hangar space
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-27-2015, 09:51 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,423
Posted By Bartman
building with no pilot license

When I started building I had no pilot license (or lessons) no airplane and no money. I still don't have any money ! ...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 04-07-2015, 11:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,191
Posted By Bartman
keys

when you get near the lower keys about sugarloaf key or Cudjoe key keep a eye out for the blimp Fat Albert. up to 14000 ft on the gulf side.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-30-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,901
Posted By Bartman
SW Florida

Bob Collins quote "The best part about Sanibel is there apparently are no Floridians on it" ...Ya Bob Ya All Yankees come on down leave your money and don't forget to go home :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-20-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 70,940
Posted By Bartman
no medical

So if they do get rid of the third class medical what will happen to the people that have lost there third class medical? Is it the same as light sport where you still cant fly? Sorry if this has...
Forum: Texas (South) 02-26-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,575
Posted By Bartman
shrimp boil

to bad, I really liked going..
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-20-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,598
Posted By Bartman
alt belt

45 min. (Ya Right)
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-18-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,935
Posted By Bartman
O ring

ive had the same problem ..Twice one on the left once on the right. The part number is AN6227B-23 and / or MS28775-218
Forum: Midwest 01-12-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,370
Posted By Bartman
sturgis

ive rode my motorcycle there 16 times but now you got me thinking I might just fly this year.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-02-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,314
Posted By Bartman
water

Ive crossed the Mississippi river...."TWICE" ! :D
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 11-24-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 776
Posted By Bartman
fuel primer photos

I am going to put the vans fuel primer kit on my O-360 RV8 I used the vans firewall forward kit when I built the plane. If any one has some photos of there install of the primer system I would sure...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-07-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,236
Posted By Bartman
tank float gasket

the gaskets don't work go with pro seal and no gasket.
Forum: Safety 10-25-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 11,288
Posted By Bartman
deer

over the years ive lost two friends in motorcycle / deer accidents and have been seriously injured in a motorcycle / deer accident. The deer population is out of control.
Forum: Safety 10-22-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 11,288
Posted By Bartman
Deer

I am very surprised that some of the people posting think hitting a deer funny. Bet you would not think it was funny if it happened to you.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-15-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,886
Posted By Bartman
Talking 14

"A Prop"! Ya that's what its called...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-13-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,886
Posted By Bartman
14

What ya call the funny looking thing hang-in off the front of that there plane?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-11-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 13,293
Posted By Bartman
Jean

I like Jean and use to skydive there a lot. You can walk to the hotel/casino. I have not been in a few years but heard that the have a 10 or 15$ landing fee now.
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 09-05-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 19,468
Posted By Bartman
mom

Very sorry to hear this...
Forum: Reviews 09-04-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,636
Posted By Bartman
Vans

I sure wish Vans would put some of them there holes in the 3B kit.
Forum: RV-8/8A 08-14-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,024
Posted By Bartman
parachute

Yep that is true "that argument can be made to justify anything" Best thing to do to be safe is stay inside and don't do anything. OH,,,, wait a second,,,, if a person does nothing dangerous he/she...
Forum: RV-8/8A 08-14-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,024
Posted By Bartman
parachute

(The correct term for a parachute in a container is "rig") I wear a rig all the time in my 8, cross country or just a short hop. I cant say if a person could get out of a 8 under all conditions you...
Forum: RV-8/8A 08-06-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,535
Posted By Bartman
3 point in a 8

Has anyone hear of someone having a prop strike in a 8 while doing a wheel landing?
Forum: Fiberglass 06-25-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,747
Posted By Bartman
E 2300

"E2300 is no longer manufactured by polyfiber.""substitute alodine 1201" "Polyfiber makes no guarantee as to how suitable this replacement is"
Forum: Safety 06-23-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 16,661
Posted By Bartman
DAR

I am wondering who was the D.A.R. on the plane?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-18-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,765
Posted By Bartman
rv8

3 years 300 hr no pronlem
Forum: Trip Write-ups 06-16-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,226
Posted By Bartman
Cool Thanks to Dan Horton

Thanks to Dan for protecting our border, you know what happened last time (as Robert Lee called them) "Those People" came down here.
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-13-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 15,851
Posted By Bartman
380x150

anyone know what should be use in the 380x150 tires
Forum: Texas (South) 06-06-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 681
Posted By Bartman
hill country

I live at Boerne Stage Airfield 25 mi nw of San Antonio. Boerne is the "gateway to the Hill Country" ..5C1 is 4300x60 paved with ILS ..there is a area for hangars and hangars with apartments inside...
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-01-2014, 01:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,028
Posted By Bartman
RV8

if I remember right the last part of the rv8 to be sold as pre-punched and matched drilled was the fuselage and that came out in 2011, before that the fuselage was just pre-punched and not matched...
Forum: RV-6/6A 05-26-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,171
Posted By Bartman
rudder

I think I am going to be out your way in mid July (Miggie Valley and Gastonia) if you need ant help.
Forum: RV-6/6A 05-24-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,171
Posted By Bartman
6 rudder

I built a older 6 rudder for someone a few years back. If I remember right I bought the Not pre punched spar and the pre punched skin. PM me if you want or call me 281 210 6582
Forum: RV-9/9A 05-20-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 10,362
Posted By Bartman
4.45 gas

Thanks for the info :)
Forum: RV-9/9A 05-19-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 10,362
Posted By Bartman
gas for 4.45

I fly out that was a few times a year, where do you get gas for 4.45 a gal.?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-06-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,430
Posted By Bartman
Castroville gas

Jay , you did not sound harsh (to me) you gave some good information.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-06-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,430
Posted By Bartman
Debit card

Well live and learn.....thanks for all the info about debit cards vs credit cards. I use to pay for everything in cash and only used a credit card when I had to, (rent a car, etc) I got a debit card...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-05-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,430
Posted By Bartman
Thumbs down gas at Castroville Texas

I just want to let people know I got gas at Castroville Texas Saturday on the way home from the Port A shrimp boil. I got 25.9 gallons of gas for the low price of 920$ yepper a little over 35$ a...
Forum: Texas (South) 05-04-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,973
Posted By Bartman
mustang beach

I had a good time I hope ya do it next year .
Forum: RV-6/6A 04-23-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,685
Posted By Bartman
rv6

That is a good looking plane.
Forum: International 04-17-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,753
Posted By Bartman
1)Thailand 2) Laos

1)Thailand 2) Laos
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-19-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 14,540
Posted By Bartman
Bobby

Bobby built the O-360 in my RV8. in 2011 it now has 300 hr on it and doing very well. Good guy too.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-16-2013, 09:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,196
Posted By Bartman
hangar / home

I just had a hangar home built this year at 5c1 about 20 mi nw of San Antonio. I don't know how the price will relate to FL but call me at 281 210 6582 and I can tell ya what it all cost me.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-11-2013, 10:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,747
Posted By Bartman
oil an aluminum

I don't want to offend anyone or be a Mr know it all. A lot of people on this site know of or have heard of Ken White "the tin man" (TM Technologies). I have been to his workshops and one thing he...
Forum: Reviews 11-27-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,599
Posted By Bartman
Cleveland aircraft tool

I have nothing but good things to say about Cleveland Aircraft Tool.
Forum: RV-8/8A 11-20-2013, 08:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,944
Posted By Bartman
skirt

i made my skirt, and am about a hoir rv flight from you. give me a if you want 281 210 6582
Forum: RV-3 08-12-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,572
Posted By Bartman
3B pre punched

I am in for 500$
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-22-2013, 08:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,601
Posted By Bartman
airstops

I had the same problem till I put in Michelin airstops. They are expensive but they "hold air" cant say the same of the tubes vans sends with the kit.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-12-2013, 10:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 700
Posted By Bartman
5C1 hangar

I am sure I can put you in my place every now and then no charge.( I have a 8 I built.) just call me at 281-210-6582
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-11-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 700
Posted By Bartman
Borene Stage

I have a hangar / home under construction at Borene Stage. It will be ready in late Aug. Are you looking for a few night or long term?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-28-2013, 09:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,066
Posted By Bartman
RV7A crash

Peter was a real nice guy. He did build a 7A and I assume that was the same 7A he crashed in but don't know for sure. I was in San Antonio yesterday and saw just about the last five seconds of the...
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-14-2013, 01:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,953
Posted By Bartman
NOk

very good...I had no idea that there were two RV under construction at NOK, ive driven by several times. Next time I will stop.
Forum: Texas (South) 04-19-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,538
Posted By Bartman
Mustang Bach

I skydive down there and some times fly the jump plane. There are two different skydiving operations so just keep a eye out for jumpers. There is also a TFR almost all the time south, west and north...
Forum: Safety 02-14-2013, 03:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,765
Posted By Bartman
just thinking "out of the box" but it could also...

just thinking "out of the box" but it could also be used if you want a drink of water
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-11-2012, 05:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,559
Posted By Bartman
Partain

Ive used Partain three times, no problem at all.
Forum: RV-3 12-06-2012, 11:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,689
Posted By Bartman
RV3B

Sorry if my post was perceived as negative that was not the intent.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 12-06-2012, 05:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,038
Posted By Bartman
Presidio

Good to hear , fuel is hard to find down that way.
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