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Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-15-2019, 03:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 607
Posted By Jshepherd
Elsa repairman course southern Illinois in April

EAA chapter 331 is holding a Elsa repairman course in April. Mike with Sport Aviation Specialties is teaching the course on April 13th & 14th. The ELSA Repairman’s Course class size is a minimum of...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-24-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 14,150
Posted By Jshepherd
That is not a picture of my stab it’s Tacco’s I...

That is not a picture of my stab it’s Tacco’s I copied it from the picture he posted earlier in the thread. I see what your asking about the two inboard forward ribs being reversed. I put mine in...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-24-2018, 01:31 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 14,150
Posted By Jshepherd
I looked at it again and your correct the 470ís...

I looked at it again and your correct the 470ís clear the bearing just fine. I put mine together per plans with the four 470 rivets.

Thanks for reply
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-24-2018, 09:04 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 14,150
Posted By Jshepherd
What rivets did you use in the holes I circled in...

What rivets did you use in the holes I circled in your inboard Hinge bracket assembly My eyes are not good enough to see in your picture. Figure 6 reads AN470AD3-3.5 4 places for inboard hinge and 2...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-16-2018, 11:16 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 41,873
Posted By Jshepherd
Parts are on the web store $20 plus shipping

Parts are on the web store $20 plus shipping
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-15-2018, 06:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 903
Posted By Jshepherd
Thatís the boat Iím in so I hope they do

Thatís the boat Iím in so I hope they do
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-15-2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 903
Posted By Jshepherd
New section 10 plans posted

Looking at the new section 10 plans for 12is tailcone assembly, only difference I can see is an inspection hole and cover in the forward end of the tailcone. Hope itís not important for those of us...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 02-04-2018, 09:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,088
Posted By Jshepherd
Not sure if this helps, here is a pic of my...

Not sure if this helps, here is a pic of my flaperon rear skin joint I just completed a few weeks ago for comparison. The gap is...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-11-2017, 03:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,609
Posted By Jshepherd
I bought these from Stein....

I bought these from Stein. http://www.steinair.com/product/molex-open-barreled-pin-crimper/
They worked great for crimping the micro molex for the trim tab servo.

I also bought these for the wing...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-09-2017, 07:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,000
Posted By Jshepherd
Great thanks

Great thanks
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-08-2017, 06:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,000
Posted By Jshepherd
http://m.aircraftspruce.com/catalog/topages/cherry...

http://m.aircraftspruce.com/catalog/topages/cherryg27.php?clickkey=6751

Is this the puller you bought?
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-05-2017, 01:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,108
Posted By Jshepherd
I ordered the Cleaveland tool kit and have been...

I ordered the Cleaveland tool kit and have been very satisfied. I did upgrade to the pneumatic squeezer and have been really happy I did. Many trips to Harbor freight also and some other...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-05-2017, 12:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,108
Posted By Jshepherd
Tony I have been waiting on the wing kit. I...

Tony

I have been waiting on the wing kit. I waited to long to order it. It is supposed to be crated and shipped the week of the 18th so I hope to have it before new years. Your welcome to come...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-07-2017, 03:29 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,964
Posted By Jshepherd
Be there tomorrow morning. Look forward to...

Be there tomorrow morning. Look forward to meeting Vic and checking out the 12
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-06-2017, 02:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,108
Posted By Jshepherd
It is amazing what you can get done on a 12 in...

It is amazing what you can get done on a 12 in a...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-06-2017, 01:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,404
Posted By Jshepherd
Welcome Jeff You will truly enjoy building the...

Welcome Jeff

You will truly enjoy building the 12. I am just ahead of you as I received my empennage last month and the build has been great so far. I am just about to order my wings so good...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 09-05-2017, 02:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,964
Posted By Jshepherd
Midwest LSA expo

Any other 12 owners / builders going to the midwest LSA expo this weekend? It will be my first chance to see, sit in a completed 12. Looking forward to checking it out.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-26-2017, 08:59 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 14,911
Posted By Jshepherd
I am also working on empennage kit. I have...

I am also working on empennage kit. I have flipped the outboard ribs in anticipation of installing the new stab tips. I am now at the point of just closing up the top skin on the tailcone.

Since...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-11-2017, 08:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,108
Posted By Jshepherd
Would love to do that sometime. A glider flying...

Would love to do that sometime. A glider flying friend of mine has a Rans S6 or 7 ,not sure which, that he keeps there that I have wanted to see for a while just have not been able to get together in...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-10-2017, 10:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,108
Posted By Jshepherd
New RV-12is builder Illinois side of St louis

Wanted to check in with the Air force. I have been a lurker for about a year and finally pulled the trigger on an rv-12 tail kit. A dream of mine for most of my life has started to come true. I...
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