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Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 08-08-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,112
Posted By mcoyne34
It was a whole row on HS706 (outermost Rib) but...

It was a whole row on HS706 (outermost Rib) but only on one side of it. And i did a few on HS603PP (rear spar) but only one side. I did not however drill the skin.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 08-08-2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,112
Posted By mcoyne34
Thanks guys.

Thanks guys.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 08-08-2018, 01:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,112
Posted By mcoyne34
Drilled wrong sized hole

Building a RV-8. Working on the horizontal stabilizer. While drilling HS 708, I used a #30 bit where the skin attaches. Obviously this is too large for the rivet size I would normally use to attach...
Forum: RV-8/8A 08-01-2018, 07:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,022
Posted By mcoyne34
I would help you if I had the ability to do so,...

I would help you if I had the ability to do so, as Iím sure many others would too. I didnít see where you were located after reading your post. Possible I just missed it, but if it isnít there you...
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-03-2018, 01:41 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,974
Posted By mcoyne34
That's the plan. Can't wait to get this things...

That's the plan. Can't wait to get this things finished. Thank you
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-02-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,974
Posted By mcoyne34
Difference between the new quotes was around...

Difference between the new quotes was around $200/yr. $1500 for tailwheel and $1300/yr for the -A. Both required 10 hours of dual instruction and five hours of solo time prior to carrying any...
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-02-2018, 12:38 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,974
Posted By mcoyne34
Spoke with Leah from Gallagher this morning, they...

Spoke with Leah from Gallagher this morning, they misheard my total time hours. Had me down as only having 60. So that explains the high quotes. With this new news, I will be building the tailwheel...
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-01-2018, 11:52 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,974
Posted By mcoyne34
Is there anyone in the DFW area that would be...

Is there anyone in the DFW area that would be willing to show off their completed 8 or 8A, and maybe take me for a ride? I would cover the gas of course.
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-30-2018, 09:27 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,974
Posted By mcoyne34
Brian, thatís who I got my quote from through...

Brian, thatís who I got my quote from through Gallagher. The exact amount was $3692/yr.
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-30-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,974
Posted By mcoyne34
Thanks Robert. Puts the mind at ease about the...

Thanks Robert. Puts the mind at ease about the nose wheel.
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-30-2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,974
Posted By mcoyne34
Gallagher was the $3600 quote. Couldnít think of...

Gallagher was the $3600 quote. Couldnít think of their name. Iím still a bit out, but Iíll see what Falcon says. Thanks
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-30-2018, 10:07 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,974
Posted By mcoyne34
Low time, around 170TT IR pilot with zero tail...

Low time, around 170TT IR pilot with zero tail time. All quotes wereassuming $80k hull. For tail dragger AVEMCO was $5900/yr, another insurance was $3600/yr and AOPA was $2600/yr. the -8A through...
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-30-2018, 01:32 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,974
Posted By mcoyne34
8 vs. 8A

Iím sure itís been asked thousand times already, is there a noticeable difference between the two? Is it true that the 8A has a weak nose gear, and something I should be concerned about?

I was...
Forum: RV-8/8A 03-09-2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 928
Posted By mcoyne34
Thanks everyone. Ill def get in contact with Jay...

Thanks everyone. Ill def get in contact with Jay about the build process.
Forum: RV-8/8A 03-08-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 928
Posted By mcoyne34
RV8 planning stages

Just starting the planning stages of building a RV8. Have the tool kit and plans ordered, and planning on ordering the empennage kit in the next few weeks. Is there anyone in the DFW area, preferably...
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