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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) Yesterday, 08:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 105
Posted By Vlad
I have the instrument in great shape. Make me a...

I have the instrument in great shape. Make me a reasonable offer and I can deliver it to a Maryland airport of your choice. You can pay at the pump if you like the altimeter or I take it home if you...
Forum: My RV Build Project 05-18-2019, 06:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 16,849
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Nice bends on fuel lines.

Nice bends on fuel lines.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-13-2019, 04:38 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 18,304
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Good job Turbo! Hey visited our good buddy Phil...

Good job Turbo! Hey visited our good buddy Phil in Lake Placid he is asking when you are back in the north? It's still in the lower 40es here and pouring third day in a row... :D
Bring Captain...
Forum: Mid-Atlantic 05-12-2019, 09:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,832
Posted By Vlad
Smile Lots of cool places in MD to visit

Garrett County 2G3 is the highest airport elevation in Maryland. Very cool runway you see only half of it when you land. They do have their annual fly-in sometime in the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-10-2019, 05:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 530
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Good job Colin. Congratulations! Happy Phase One!

Good job Colin. Congratulations! Happy Phase One!
Forum: Reviews 05-07-2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 505
Posted By Vlad
11 years ago I bought a spacer, a plate and bolts...

11 years ago I bought a spacer, a plate and bolts from them. Several months ago, switching to a different prop, I had couple questions and called them. My old order was quickly located and questions...
Forum: My RV Build Project 05-04-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 600
Posted By Vlad
John while painting is important don't forget...

John while painting is important don't forget about modern avionics. That's what impress the crowds. Buy now! From Stein! :D





Golden advice. Did exactly that which made my DAR satisfied. However...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-02-2019, 05:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,583
Posted By Vlad
Between Labor Day to mid October would be my...

Between Labor Day to mid October would be my suggestion :)
Forum: Northeast 05-01-2019, 05:24 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,058
Posted By Vlad
Eastern PA is very active. I fly often and nearly...

Eastern PA is very active. I fly often and nearly every time I am in the air I spot an RV. All year around. I assume they are all under VAF radar :)
Forum: Trip Write-ups 04-30-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,469
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Nice!

It's been long time Doc since you posted your wonderful journeys. Were missing your reports and videos. My coworker recently visited that spiritual place in OK loves it. When in our woods again...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-29-2019, 07:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 767
Posted By Vlad
Well said Dave. Enjoyed your sim story thanks. If...

Well said Dave. Enjoyed your sim story thanks. If I hadn't built my airplane I would never seen those birds from the air. :)

https://i447.photobucket.com/albums/qq197/N666BK/Misc/B2%20-%201.jpg...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-27-2019, 04:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 679
Posted By Vlad
breather hose

Interested in breather hose Michael. My third one is soaked with oil. PM is on the way :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-27-2019, 04:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 722
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Noooooo what you got yourself into?...

Noooooo what you got yourself into? :D

http://i447.photobucket.com/albums/qq197/N666BK/Oshkosh%202010/jetcareers/pat11.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-27-2019, 04:23 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 12,816
Posted By Vlad
Today at an undisclosed location; Experimental...

Today at an undisclosed location; Experimental xxxx taxi via charlie bravo hotel to the ramp and park by the silver experimental...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 04-27-2019, 06:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 252
Posted By Vlad
Sure Keith with great pleasure. Will call you...

Sure Keith with great pleasure. Will call you after I wake up :D
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 04-24-2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,851
Posted By Vlad
Kurt sent me scans here are the screenshots....

Kurt sent me scans here are the screenshots. First page in Spanish the second one is translated. Thank you Kurt!...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-23-2019, 10:59 AM
Replies: 925
Views: 209,579
Posted By Vlad
Bird repellent

Steve,
Can you think of some sort of spike thingy on top of the rudder to prevent birds landing on it? It’s a disaster this year. :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-21-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 751
Posted By Vlad
Will do and report thanks Larry!

Will do and report thanks Larry!
Forum: Trip Write-ups 04-21-2019, 05:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,311
Posted By Vlad
Amazing! CJ let's plan an African invasion in...

Amazing! CJ let's plan an African invasion in 2021 (rainy year 2023) :)
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-21-2019, 02:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 586
Posted By Vlad
Found a set thanks Jim :)

Found a set thanks Jim :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-21-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 751
Posted By Vlad
Larry while you are still here I have a question....

Larry while you are still here I have a question. I examined closely my exhaust recently and noticed a white ragged line around the joint. What could it be? A crack?...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-20-2019, 05:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 586
Posted By Vlad
If there is a desire to split (I need 4) I am in....

If there is a desire to split (I need 4) I am in. :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-17-2019, 06:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 928
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Good choice! Tool up and roll your sleeves :)

Good choice! Tool up and roll your sleeves :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-13-2019, 08:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 364
Posted By Vlad
Thanks for a PIREP Roy. It is “interesting”...

Thanks for a PIREP Roy. It is “interesting” indeed. I do enjoy 500’ departures though :D
Forum: Painting your RV 04-13-2019, 08:10 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,588
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Looking great Mike! I already have and idea where...

Looking great Mike! I already have and idea where we will do a nice air-to-air shots. In the same stone tunnel by Seward :)
Or over Harding Icefield.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 04-08-2019, 03:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,050
Posted By Vlad
No wonder Jeff and I couldn't catch you. I always...

No wonder Jeff and I couldn't catch you. I always carry a proper tool (sledge) to fix stuff on the go :D


https://oi447.photobucket.com/albums/qq197/N666BK/Fearless%20Mike%20-%201.jpg...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-07-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,317
Posted By Vlad
Been through tons of those. Didn't stay long and...

Been through tons of those. Didn't stay long and never came back :)
Forum: Trip Write-ups 04-06-2019, 12:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,996
Posted By Vlad
Ajo

Sandy you mentioned Ajo is that P01 Eric Marcus Municipal? Do they have any fuel? Tell me more about that airport please. Their listed phone # seems to be disconnected :)
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 04-05-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,851
Posted By Vlad
Nota Informativa

Hi Kurt,
Could you please forward a copy of Nota Informativa to N666BK@gmail.com
Thanks,
Forum: My RV Build Project 04-03-2019, 05:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,401
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Nice shop

Nice shop Ryan! Surely beats city quarters. Looking forward to first flight 2025!

Folks Ryan was a CFI and Chief Pilot with an elite flight school in the North East. Many capable people got their...
Forum: Reviews 04-01-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 470
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Mine is in service since 2008. Last seven years I...

Mine is in service since 2008. Last seven years I use it nearly every day and it lays under the elements. Other then replacing the bolts with AN hardware no other maintenance is done on it. Good...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-31-2019, 07:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,517
Posted By Vlad
Been there. Winds in Kansastan do wonders...

Been there. Winds in Kansastan do wonders :D

https://i447.photobucket.com/albums/qq197/N666BK/Easing%20the%20maintenance/tiedown%20test%20-%201.jpg...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 03-31-2019, 09:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 974
Posted By Vlad
John don't worry about scratches just get it...

John don't worry about scratches just get it airborne. Your painter will take care of them :)

https://i447.photobucket.com/albums/qq197/N666BK/Daily%20Pictures/KCKV%20%20-%201.jpg...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-29-2019, 05:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,248
Posted By Vlad
In the beginning of Phase 2 I overlooked this...

In the beginning of Phase 2 I overlooked this feature. Bolts were not drilled for safety wire and I flew some hours with ladings on unimproved surfaces. On a preflight I noticed an extra play in the...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-28-2019, 05:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,132
Posted By Vlad
What John said...

What John said :)

http://i447.photobucket.com/albums/qq197/N666BK/Daily%20Pictures/Ivanpah%20-%201.jpg (http://s447.photobucket.com/user/N666BK/media/Daily%20Pictures/Ivanpah%20-%201.jpg.html)
Forum: Trip Write-ups 03-26-2019, 05:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,058
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Congratulations Tim!

I enjoyed your trip report Josh thanks. Good to see familiar airports you guys flew through. Is Rex still fueling airplanes? Nice job on wx diversions and flight planning! Looking forward to your...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 03-25-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,458
Posted By Vlad
10 east of KFFT . Blackhawks.

10 east of KFFT . Blackhawks.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 03-25-2019, 07:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,458
Posted By Vlad
Bill it looks like we crossed each other path...

Bill it looks like we crossed each other path over the weekend. I was checking on my bourbon stash in KY. A good quarter inch was missing in that bottle. The keeper said it's likely evaporated...
Forum: RV-9/9A 03-25-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 929
Posted By Vlad
Congratulation Denis! I remember the feeling. The...

Congratulation Denis! I remember the feeling. The move might slow you down a bit :)
Forum: Northeast 03-21-2019, 10:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 996
Posted By Vlad
Dave out of KASH

Paul there is an active builder in NH. I was fascinated with his work for years. He is a perfectionist and once in a while he opens his hangar for everybody to come. He has a detailed website...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-19-2019, 04:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,873
Posted By Vlad
Glad to hear the patrols will be resumed. :)

Glad to hear the patrols will be resumed. :)
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 03-18-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,116
Posted By Vlad
Amazing! I’ve never seen anything like that....

Amazing! I’ve never seen anything like that. Thanks for sharing Bruce.
Forum: Mid-Atlantic 03-17-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 746
Posted By Vlad
Dave12 is based at 58M in Maryland. Has equipment...

Dave12 is based at 58M in Maryland. Has equipment and skills. Did a nice job on mine highly recommended.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-15-2019, 07:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,284
Posted By Vlad
Buy it and enjoy. Take my good buddy Dave12 on...

Buy it and enjoy. Take my good buddy Dave12 on his offer he is a short hop from Martin State. A class act gentleman and a skilled craftsman. Did a lot of work on my airplane.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 03-11-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,578
Posted By Vlad
Good choice Chuck! Life will never be the same...

Good choice Chuck! Life will never be the same :)

https://i447.photobucket.com/albums/qq197/N666BK/Aleutian%20Campaign/Shishaldin%20-%201%202.jpg...
Forum: Northeast 03-09-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 58,474
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Last day of 2019 ice season

Today was the last day of ice runway at Alton Bay. It was a good season. Looking forward to 2020 good job airport crew! Thank YOU!...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-08-2019, 05:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 742
Posted By Vlad
Interested as well. Good opportunity to stretch...

Interested as well. Good opportunity to stretch the legs.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 03-05-2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,821
Posted By Vlad
I was a big fan of M airstop tubes till I got a...

I was a big fan of M airstop tubes till I got a bad batch couple years ago. Two brand new tubes went flat within a month. I found a micro crack along the perimeter on both. Likely a long term storage...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 03-04-2019, 03:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,017
Posted By Vlad
Thanks. Where did you get info about the Iceport...

Thanks. Where did you get info about the Iceport Fly in?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-03-2019, 11:11 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 22,351
Posted By Vlad
Wires

Doc I guess we need the same medicine :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-03-2019, 05:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,580
Posted By Vlad
I don't remember Jeff. These came with new...

I don't remember Jeff. These came with new Lycoming engine then exhaust came with own gaskets all metal.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 03-02-2019, 03:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,958
Posted By Vlad
Grab a box of military rations. Hard to beat in...

Grab a box of military rations. Hard to beat in weight, easiness to prepare and calories. Even tastes ok when you are hungry...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-02-2019, 03:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,580
Posted By Vlad
Yes, Jeff very happy. No leaks for long time....

Yes, Jeff very happy. No leaks for long time. These types.

http://i447.photobucket.com/albums/qq197/N666BK/Easing%20the%20maintenance/gasket3.jpg...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 03-02-2019, 03:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,233
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Beautiful airplane

2012. Somewhere in Montana :)

https://i447.photobucket.com/albums/qq197/N666BK/Aurora%20-%201.jpg...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-27-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 644
Posted By Vlad
Use your dinner table. Cover it with either...

Use your dinner table. Cover it with either plywood or other material to prevent drilling through. :)
Forum: Trip Write-ups 02-27-2019, 03:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,542
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up National Geographics

You do know your territory Mike. Enjoyed write up. Looking forward to seeing you in New England.

https://i447.photobucket.com/albums/qq197/N666BK/Aleutian%20Campaign/Kenai%20-%201%2016.jpg...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-27-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 734
Posted By Vlad
Mike ask him if he knows the gent who put his RV9...

Mike ask him if he knows the gent who put his RV9 on floats. Please. He is somewhere in your woods :)
Forum: RV-9/9A 02-24-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 517
Posted By Vlad
Andy take a look at DWG 19. There should be all...

Andy take a look at DWG 19. There should be all FW penetration points measurements.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 02-23-2019, 11:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,161
Posted By Vlad
Very nice Sir thanks for sharing! Some day... :)

Very nice Sir thanks for sharing! Some day... :)
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 02-22-2019, 07:59 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,174
Posted By Vlad
I just want to double check is it for skis only?...

I just want to double check is it for skis only? I received a message a week ago that runway won't be plowed.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-19-2019, 04:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 890
Posted By Vlad
FA43 Dog Island

If you are comfortable with grass runways go to Dog Island FA43. Heavenly place very secluded. The pristine beaches are a short walk. I've been there three times love it. Here is a little write up...
Forum: Midwest 02-17-2019, 09:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,263
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Good job old man. On all counts. Did I tell you...

Good job old man. On all counts. Did I tell you how I love winters? :D
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