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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-16-2017, 12:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 510
Posted By rackley16
Ask them for a material cert? I used to get them...

Ask them for a material cert? I used to get them all the time from material suppliers when I worked on certified aircraft.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-15-2017, 05:55 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 12,446
Posted By rackley16
Well that is good news. I was not around here...

Well that is good news. I was not around here for the beginning of this thread, but the ending is shaping up to be pretty darn good.

Glad to hear you wife is winning the battle. Will say a prayer...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-14-2017, 11:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 830
Posted By rackley16
Thats awesome, congrats!

Thats awesome, congrats!
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 12-14-2017, 11:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,008
Posted By rackley16
Just a heads up to other folks in the hunt for a...

Just a heads up to other folks in the hunt for a squeezer. Mark is a genuinely GREAT guy to deal with. I bought one of the NXR 030's. It arrived today and is really nice. This is a really nice...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-07-2017, 08:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 776
Posted By rackley16
Even here in Kommifornia it is still 100 times...

Even here in Kommifornia it is still 100 times better than any other country I have been in. I saw quite a few of them in my travels in the Marine Corps and as Dorothy would say. "There's no place...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 12-05-2017, 06:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 782
Posted By rackley16
Sent you a PM. I am very interested.

Sent you a PM. I am very interested.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-24-2017, 10:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,350
Posted By rackley16
Wow. I certainly hope he is OK. It looks as if...

Wow. I certainly hope he is OK. It looks as if that is him standing in on of the pics. If it is, that's a good sign he's alright.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-21-2017, 11:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,539
Posted By rackley16
Absolutely perfect. The dream unfolded in living...

Absolutely perfect. The dream unfolded in living color before my eyes.

congrats and well done!
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 11-16-2017, 06:51 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,338
Posted By rackley16
subscribed. Inquiring minds want to know.

subscribed. Inquiring minds want to know.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 11-04-2017, 05:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,567
Posted By rackley16
Well done. Good video that was informative and...

Well done. Good video that was informative and entertaining.

On a side note, I noticed the flag hanging in your hanger. It's a little early but Happy Birthday. ;)

Semper Fi
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-01-2017, 07:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,839
Posted By rackley16
congrats! Nice plane and video. Well Done!

congrats! Nice plane and video. Well Done!
Forum: Safety 10-18-2017, 02:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,858
Posted By rackley16
Yes. Thank You for taking the time to do the...

Yes. Thank You for taking the time to do the lengthy write-up, and being detail oriented. This is exactly the stuff I need to read about and learn.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 10-15-2017, 06:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,700
Posted By rackley16
You don't need a pilots license to buy an RV kit,...

You don't need a pilots license to buy an RV kit, or start building and planning it for that matter.

I am not a pilot yet. Notice I said "yet".

I do appreciate thorough explanations that most...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-21-2017, 10:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 476
Posted By rackley16
Nicely done! I hope to make it to the finish...

Nicely done! I hope to make it to the finish line someday, too. In the mean time, I live vicariously through you guys. It's pure inspiration I tell ya.;)
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-11-2017, 09:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,056
Posted By rackley16
https://www.pegasusautoracing.com/productdetails.a...

https://www.pegasusautoracing.com/productdetails.asp?RecID=1147

Maybe this and a copper crush washer would do the trick.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-29-2017, 09:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,282
Posted By rackley16
That was really fun and inspiring to watch. ...

That was really fun and inspiring to watch. Great job and congratulations! Thanks for sharing.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-17-2017, 07:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 686
Posted By rackley16
That is a really great and inspiring story. That...

That is a really great and inspiring story. That young man is going places. Literally and figuratively. Thanks for sharing OP.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-08-2017, 06:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,642
Posted By rackley16
With 80 psi in the cylinder there is about 1650...

With 80 psi in the cylinder there is about 1650 lbs of force being applied to the small end of the connecting rod. At TDC everything is in a straight line as far as force application. It takes very...
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