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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-28-2020, 12:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 505
Posted By Jr Hampton
leaning that way.

IDK how much weight will be added. Don't whats more exciting.. Flying her or ripping into her and making it "mine"
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-28-2020, 11:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 505
Posted By Jr Hampton
How would you proceed ?

Just bought a 6A. Basic VFR. I knew I was buying and then upgrading avionics to a better system and cleaning some wiring stuff. I still have to get 15hrs dual and I do have a CFI lined up. Condition...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-15-2020, 10:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,254
Posted By Jr Hampton
Well Hello Gil ! Yes it took me awhile. I threw...

Well Hello Gil ! Yes it took me awhile. I threw in the towel early on building. And going to take a while it loks like to find an CFI with 6A to get my 15hrs dual. Especially with this virus. May end...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-13-2020, 01:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,254
Posted By Jr Hampton
Im hearing that a lot. You guys are making me...

Im hearing that a lot. You guys are making me feel more and more confident in my decision. Lets just say i bought this on a good feeling about Charlie and at least I did speak to the A&P who has done...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-13-2020, 01:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,254
Posted By Jr Hampton
NEAT !!! Nice looking "bird" :)

NEAT !!! Nice looking "bird" :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-12-2020, 09:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,254
Posted By Jr Hampton
Charlie is a character. He held off about 5 other...

Charlie is a character. He held off about 5 other cash buyers as I worked with my bank/insurance and all. I think he really wanted to be able to still see her fly. Everything really just came...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-12-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,254
Posted By Jr Hampton
Well thank you! Im excited to get going.

Well thank you! Im excited to get going.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-12-2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,254
Posted By Jr Hampton
Well dropbox didnt work worth a poop :) Fixed

Well dropbox didnt work worth a poop :) Fixed
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-12-2020, 02:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,254
Posted By Jr Hampton
My new to me RV6A, say hello to Tweety Bird

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49889106841_c0889c7b85_m.jpg

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49889412977_6d0e650b33_m.jpg


After starting a 7A approx 7 years ago and throwing in the towel...
Forum: Southeast 04-28-2020, 08:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,378
Posted By Jr Hampton
NWA RV

This must be Alex !
Forum: Safety 04-27-2020, 02:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 284
Posted By Jr Hampton
Need transition training KFYV , AR

About to pull the trigger on a RV6A. 0320. Anyone around Northwest Arkansas?
Forum: Southeast 03-12-2020, 07:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,525
Posted By Jr Hampton
RV GRIN

A huge THANK YOU to Dave Gehle. Not only did I get to try on a 6A for the very first time, he took me for a spin. The RV Grin is real. What a machine. His is a fine example as well. More room than I...
Forum: Southeast 03-04-2020, 07:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,525
Posted By Jr Hampton
Awesome ! Sent you a PM.

Awesome ! Sent you a PM.
Forum: Southeast 03-03-2020, 03:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,525
Posted By Jr Hampton
KFYV RV6A or 7A Ride or just sit actually

Looking for a ride in a 6A or 7A. Seriously looking to buy now. Started the process.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-14-2016, 08:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,991
Posted By Jr Hampton
Arkansas Beer

And I'm only 10 miles south... What Arkansas Beers are you serving ?
Forum: RV-8/8A 10-20-2016, 08:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,216
Posted By Jr Hampton
Wooooo Pig

Hello fine sir, from Fayetteville.
Forum: Job Board 08-26-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,038
Posted By Jr Hampton
Job

Wish you guys were in NW Ark. :).. Logistical manager 15 years..
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-07-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,059
Posted By Jr Hampton
Just thinking

Was on the verge of buying a 6A. Empty was 1085 gross 1650. Im 250 the woman is 160. 5'8 and 5'2. I promised my self and her, we would not buy if we couldn't at least take of with full fuel. That...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-06-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,059
Posted By Jr Hampton
Changing GW

If one were looking at an RV to purchase and wanted to increase the gross weight, how would one go about it. Me and the Mrs are overweight. :( yes Im trying to loose some weight.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-28-2013, 06:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,070
Posted By Jr Hampton
It doesn't look like this is still active. I will...

It doesn't look like this is still active. I will have to give them a call. Thanks !
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-28-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,070
Posted By Jr Hampton
Australia

If I had the $$ to go to Austrailia I might just stay there.... :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-28-2013, 02:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,070
Posted By Jr Hampton
Engine Building

Is there anyone that offers an engine building class ? ie: pay this much, get the engine you want and help building it ? I know there used to be.
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-27-2013, 09:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,676
Posted By Jr Hampton
Dont even know what I was thinking..

No good. Decision made. Drilled out the other rivets for the other ribs (thankfully no damage) and will replace front spar and top rib. On a better note, got my replacement parts for the Horizontal...
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-26-2013, 09:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,676
Posted By Jr Hampton
Last one

http://i53.tinypic.com/t0hgyu.jpg
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-26-2013, 09:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,676
Posted By Jr Hampton
MORE Pics of screw up

http://i52.tinypic.com/9h4855.jpg
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-26-2013, 09:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,676
Posted By Jr Hampton
HEEEEEELP NO Bueno ?

So... After spending the better part of the night setting the ribs to the front spar on the Vert Stab , rather difficult, I did a stupid thing. Messed up one rivet on VS 706 and drilled it out. Kept...
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-19-2013, 08:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,676
Posted By Jr Hampton
YUP LEARNING

Ordered New HS404 and HS405 and HS710.. Took too much off the 710
and Edge Distance would not work. So I started the Vertical Stab. Much easier. Now I have a sick dog taking all my attention.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-12-2013, 09:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,343
Posted By Jr Hampton
Thank you... Interesting.. trying to avoid pro...

Thank you... Interesting.. trying to avoid pro seal baptism :o
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-12-2013, 09:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,343
Posted By Jr Hampton
I searched but couldn't find " the new method" ...

I searched but couldn't find " the new method" Im just staring emp kit. cold you shed some light ?
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-05-2013, 08:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,676
Posted By Jr Hampton
Thank you. I'm just that confident in Vans and...

Thank you. I'm just that confident in Vans and the 7 I have not even sat in one. :eek: Maybe I can convince someone in EAA732 to give me ride soon.
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-04-2013, 08:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,676
Posted By Jr Hampton
Inventory complete !!!

I guess the only thing left to do is START ! :eek: :D
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-04-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,676
Posted By Jr Hampton
Tail feathers at home

Think I will inventory tonight ...weeeeeeeeeeeee :D
Forum: My RV Build Project 01-24-2013, 09:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,676
Posted By Jr Hampton
N176WP RV-7

And so it begins.... Completed both practice kits, some mistakes, some learning,some blood. Joined EAA 732 and went to first chapter meeting. Met Lemmingman and some othe neat folks. Today 1/24/13 I...
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-21-2012, 11:09 AM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 1,089,451
Posted By Jr Hampton
Smile Nice Work :) Looks like you are moving right...

Nice Work :)
Looks like you are moving right along. I got all of my tools from Cleveland a couple of weeks ago and 1 toolbox kit is complete. Way ,way ,way, easier than I imagined. Gonna do the other...
Forum: Tools 11-21-2012, 11:39 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 10,642
Posted By Jr Hampton
About to order

Thanks to both companies for replying. It's good to know both have excellent customer service. Excited to get started finally. Guess it's approaching time to join EAA and pay me dues here as Im sure...
Forum: Tools 11-19-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 10,642
Posted By Jr Hampton
About to order

Its great to see 2 of the manufacturers posting. This thread has changed my mind about who I will order my kit from. Now I just have to decide on 2.. :). This will be my first Kit. Going to build a...
Forum: Acts of Charity (using your RV) 10-03-2012, 11:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,296
Posted By Jr Hampton
NW Ark , SW Mo Poker run for Kids

You're invited!

Please take a moment to look at the web address below and learn more about a fun activity benefiting a great cause. It's a charity poker run, "Take Off for Kids", that takes place...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 10-01-2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,058
Posted By Jr Hampton
I second. The beer on tap is from a local micro...

I second. The beer on tap is from a local micro brewery.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 01-06-2012, 12:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 12,193
Posted By Jr Hampton
95% sureI'm gonna build and RV7A

Hello and WPS ! My First post. Got my PPL from Skyventure folks at Drake. bout 100 hrs TT 3 years :o Been flying an Evektor sportstar as the only 172's they have are all G1000 and 150/hr :(
Trying...
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