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Forum: RV-6/6A 02-07-2019, 07:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,609
Posted By 6ato14a

I canít figure out how to post a picture to this but if you will call me or email me I will send you my solution to ventilation in my rv6.

Dave Shenk
Forum: Nosewheel vs. Tailwheel 01-03-2019, 05:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,728
Posted By 6ato14a
Nosewheel vs tailwheel

Don't want opinions. Iím wondering if there is a table of the number of each RV model that are built with a nose vs tail wheel. Maybe the number of kits sold and also the number flying. Just...
Forum: RV-10 12-29-2018, 03:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 699
Posted By 6ato14a
Call me

I know of a couple rv10 north of Denver.
Forum: RV-14 12-21-2018, 09:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,094
Posted By 6ato14a
14 compared to 7

I like to compare the 6/7/9 to the 14 as being like a 172 compared to a 182. The 14 is a little more than 2 inches wider but it feels cavernous compared to my 6. It also has a lot more headroom. I...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 12-09-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,552
Posted By 6ato14a

I too would like more info on your headsets.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-02-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 718
Posted By 6ato14a
Proseal cure times

Need some comments or recommendations on proseal. I have a leak on the root rib of the fuel tank. Last time I used the 30 minute cure (other tank same place) and it seems to have worked but am...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-22-2018, 04:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,690
Posted By 6ato14a
How long and how much

I left a message at weep no more a couple days ago and no response. Maybe they are having a full week of turkey. Good for them.

How long did it take to get your tank back and how much did it...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 08-29-2018, 11:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,365
Posted By 6ato14a
Tourist attraction

I loved the WWII diesel submarine tour on the pier in the harbor. Pay attention to the engines. I thought they were just diesel but they are the opposed piston engines by Fairbanks Morse I think. ...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-27-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,829
Posted By 6ato14a
Fueling method

Curious as to what is the fueling system you have? Never seen such a thing. Looks like it must be a siphon of some sort. How long does it take to move 5 gallons?
Forum: Interiors 08-26-2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,141
Posted By 6ato14a
You are up

Maniago, It appears that it is up to you to buy one and report back to the rest of us.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-12-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,725
Posted By 6ato14a
Aurora trip

I highly recommend time to visit the WAAAM museum in Hood River. Visited 8 museums on a trip to Seattle several years ago and WAAAM was the best. Western antique automobile and aircraft museum. It...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-04-2018, 09:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,233
Posted By 6ato14a
Colorado front range

Aero dog/Jerre

You are not supposed to tell folks about this place. We have enough influx without advertising.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-24-2018, 10:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,561
Posted By 6ato14a
Lost mine

I used to think you could leave stuff unattended. My last trip I left a never sat on chair and my water bottle on my chair at a forum as I was attending the next forum in that venue. Chair and...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-27-2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,920
Posted By 6ato14a
Great trip

Sounds like a great adventure.
PM sent
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-21-2018, 10:36 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,672
Posted By 6ato14a
Pretty good

I put a bunch of them in a warehouse a couple years ago. Good light but might be better ones out there now. Costoco and Sam's have cheaper per lumen cost now in smaller size. We have dozens of the...
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-08-2018, 10:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,092
Posted By 6ato14a
Try again for pictures

I hope...
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-07-2018, 10:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,092
Posted By 6ato14a
My latch

had always worried about my canopy blowing open while taxing so a couple years ago I made this upper latch modification for my 6a. After seeing the "canopy incident" on this forum that occurred in...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 02-11-2018, 11:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,471
Posted By 6ato14a

I picked up a used ambulance gurney from the local emt guys. Can't remember what it cost but I'm pretty tight so must have been reasonable. Might be one in your area too.
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-15-2017, 06:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,351
Posted By 6ato14a
6a mods

Please expand on what you did to get more comfort in your beautiful 6a.
I would love to talk to you about the mods if possible. Call me at 303-772- two two zero two or email a number to...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 11-08-2017, 08:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,874
Posted By 6ato14a
Other area museum

Several years ago we visited 8 museums on a 10 day trip to the northwest. The best of the bunch was WAAAM at Hood River. At that time they had a flyday once a month. Hope to make that sometime. ...
Forum: GPS 08-06-2017, 06:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,118
Posted By 6ato14a
I'm looking for the same thing for my Lowrance...

I'm looking for the same thing for my Lowrance 2000c. Has anyone been able to get that updated lately?

Forum: RV-9/9A 05-23-2017, 10:53 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,145
Posted By 6ato14a
Almost rv14 mod comments

I don't think it changes the shoulder room.

It gives more head room but still very close if you have a long torso.

I didn't put the covers on the outboard corners as it would require taking the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-07-2017, 10:16 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 28,342
Posted By 6ato14a
Tip over update?

Looks to have been three years since a post to this thread. Have there been any antisplataero nose job two equipped airplanes known to have flipped over in those three years?

I have to agree that...
Forum: Reviews 04-05-2017, 10:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,140
Posted By 6ato14a
Rv14 seatback

If you call me at 303-772- two two zero two about the 14 seatback install I think I have an idea to make it easier. I did the first install on a tip up but didn't think of this till later.

Forum: RV-7/7A 04-05-2017, 12:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,785
Posted By 6ato14a

Please send me the PDF you referenced.

Dave shenk
Forum: Midwest 02-17-2017, 10:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,572
Posted By 6ato14a
Pm sent

Please check your pm.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-15-2017, 11:17 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 26,810
Posted By 6ato14a
Two post lift pictures

Still wondering if anyone did this and has pictures?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-08-2017, 08:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,471
Posted By 6ato14a
please call

I too am interested. would like to talk. Please call Dave at 303-772-two two zero two.

Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-23-2017, 08:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 10,906
Posted By 6ato14a
reference post 20

I guess I don't know but that tank hasn't leaked since I did the reseal. I do remember I used the 30 minute premix and would not recommend the 30 minute cure time. I barely got it all in place...
Forum: Safety 01-23-2017, 06:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,908
Posted By 6ato14a
Pedal removal

Just discovered my pedals had never been fixed. I couldn't get them out no matter what I did. Decided to cut the right side mounting block and that made it possible to get the blocks off and then...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-23-2017, 05:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 10,906
Posted By 6ato14a

I used a product called Skykleen a couple years ago that seemed to work pretty well. I soaked some old socks and laid them on the proseal. I left it overnight but might not need that long. I got...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-17-2017, 03:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 13,731
Posted By 6ato14a
almost 14 for petersb

I think I did the first 14 seat mod to a tip up and I want to do another in either tip up or slider. After doing mine I think it would work well to put the brace in place before you remove the...
Forum: Safety 01-09-2017, 10:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,368
Posted By 6ato14a
Slot in rollbar

Has anyone tried the slot? I was afraid to cut into the rollover protection for fear of weakening it. How big can it be and where should it be cut?
Forum: Safety 01-07-2017, 09:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,368
Posted By 6ato14a
Tilt up canopy latch

I had always worried about my canopy blowing open while taxing so a couple years ago I made this upper latch modification for my 6a. After seeing the "canopy incident" on this forum that occurred in...
Forum: RV-14 01-07-2017, 02:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,630
Posted By 6ato14a
Longmont rv14

I know of a 14 for sale in Longmont. Call for information.

303-772-two two zero two.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-08-2016, 12:18 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,341
Posted By 6ato14a

How about a "grin" of rv's?
Forum: RV-14 11-05-2016, 08:24 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 18,096
Posted By 6ato14a
Email from Stony

Any chance Stony could make that emai public. Sounds interesting!
Forum: Reviews 09-12-2016, 01:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,747
Posted By 6ato14a
Love it

I wouldn't be without it. Most of the people that have flown with me say they like it too. I did add a little pad to the seat to raise my head a little. It did increase my headroom and I like to...
Forum: RV-14 09-11-2016, 07:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,859
Posted By 6ato14a
14 vs 7/9

Get some rides. Rv people love to show off their planes. I bought a 6a and love it. Love it More since I installed the almost 14 seat mod. Wouldn't be without that. I actually looked for a...
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-22-2016, 07:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,145
Posted By 6ato14a

Please check out my previous posts and especially checkout the download section of the antisplataero web site or call me at 303-772-2202 for answers to any question you might have.
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-22-2016, 10:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,145
Posted By 6ato14a
almost rv14 seat mod

I did the mod and my friend wrote up those instructions. I haven't done a second mod yet but after the first one it dawned on me that it might be better to install the new seat back before cutting...
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-22-2016, 12:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,145
Posted By 6ato14a
Wouldn't be without it! Contrary to Allan's web...

Wouldn't be without it! Contrary to Allan's web site you can put it in a tipup canopy. There are fairly good instructions in the download section of the web site. I would make...
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