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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 09-18-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 900
Posted By kentlik
Email sent this afternoon please check email and...

Email sent this afternoon please check email and contact if primary falls through.
Forum: My RV Build Project 09-17-2018, 08:51 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 33,503
Posted By kentlik
The black looks dope dude! Machine!

The black looks dope dude!

Machine!
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 09-13-2018, 09:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 809
Posted By kentlik
Danny at Twin Oaks Maintenance is solid. Just a...

Danny at Twin Oaks Maintenance is solid.

Just a bit south of Hillsboro airport at 7S3
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-13-2018, 08:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 283
Posted By kentlik
That is fantastic! What a great announcement!

That is fantastic! What a great announcement!
Forum: Primers 09-12-2018, 08:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 628
Posted By kentlik
I second this! Krylon is good for household...

I second this! Krylon is good for household projects and making things flat black other than that go with SEM.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-12-2018, 08:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,234
Posted By kentlik
Now, this is good! Really good...

Now, this is good! Really good...
Forum: COMM 09-09-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 476
Posted By kentlik
Blain, Where did you mount the PTT switch? How...

Blain,
Where did you mount the PTT switch? How do you like it?

Kent
Forum: My RV Build Project 09-07-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 33,503
Posted By kentlik
Looking very nice Machine!

Looking very nice Machine!
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 09-04-2018, 01:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,619
Posted By kentlik
I swear by it. Been using it in all my...

I swear by it.

Been using it in all my vehicles and plan on using it in my RV-7A.

Resurrected my old lawn mower with it.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 09-04-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,445
Posted By kentlik
Great price on a -7/7A kit!

Great price on a -7/7A kit!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-30-2018, 07:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,277
Posted By kentlik
Crazy threadness...

Crazy threadness...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 08-29-2018, 08:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 491
Posted By kentlik
Hey, Is the HXr a touchscreen? Thank you

Hey,

Is the HXr a touchscreen?

Thank you
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 08-27-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,458
Posted By kentlik
Michael, Kentlik. Interested in your ICOM. ...

Michael, Kentlik. Interested in your ICOM. Decent shape?
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 08-26-2018, 07:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 578
Posted By kentlik
PM sent as well

PM sent as well
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-26-2018, 03:01 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
WOW! I bought an old engine and still looking...

WOW! I bought an old engine and still looking for a prop. Will need to rebuild my engine soon and recut the case for Dyna I.
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-25-2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
Thank you Jereme! Moving forward as budget...

Thank you Jereme! Moving forward as budget permits.
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-24-2018, 01:51 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
mount

Got the mount on:

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1837/44194746912_0f938a98ef_b.jpg

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1862/30376426798_8b25c55a7c_c.jpg

Went in nice and the center two bolt locations...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-24-2018, 08:59 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
Grips

Got my grips in process

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1817/42430862120_307af2f79c_c.jpg

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1820/29310123557_8498ef0830_b.jpg

They are foregrips from my Steyr AUG...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 08-22-2018, 10:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 271
Posted By kentlik
Ok got it. Thanks for the info! I have the...

Ok got it.
Thanks for the info!

I have the Squadron Pro taxi lights purchased so I will need the newer style
tips it would appear.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 08-22-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 271
Posted By kentlik
Forgive my ignorance on this but I did not know...

Forgive my ignorance on this but I did not know there were different styles...
Is there a better or worse design?

How do they differ?

Thanks
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 08-22-2018, 12:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 271
Posted By kentlik
WTB: -7A wing tips

Looking for a set of -7A wing tips

Thank you,

Kent
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-14-2018, 08:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,996
Posted By kentlik
Speak with Danny Stark at Twin Oaks aircraft...

Speak with Danny Stark at Twin Oaks aircraft maintenance, Hillsboro OR.
Not Bob Stark, Danny.

He has looked over this plane.
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-13-2018, 05:22 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 33,503
Posted By kentlik
MACHINE MACHINE!

MACHINE MACHINE!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-13-2018, 05:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,008
Posted By kentlik
Vans is a great place with great people. I live...

Vans is a great place with great people. I live super close so I see them a lot and it's great to see out of towners come and enjoy the tour!

Flying in the valley is such a great visual experience...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-13-2018, 05:13 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
Started the gear because I felt like it was a...

Started the gear because I felt like it was a good...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-11-2018, 12:00 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
I am calling the roll bar/canopy interface done. ...

I am calling the roll bar/canopy interface done.

Finally...

https://farm1.staticflickr.com/937/42172933480_870003e347_b.jpg

https://farm1.staticflickr.com/938/29044076717_648f35b148_c.jpg

I...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-07-2018, 11:28 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
Getting the new roll bar...

Getting the new roll bar...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-06-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 33,503
Posted By kentlik
Decent! That is '80's talk for really...

Decent! That is '80's talk for really good.

https://farm1.staticflickr.com/932/43837461942_86802b61da_m.jpg

So I need a math guy out here Carne. I have a few angles I have to calculate to figure...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-02-2018, 04:05 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 33,503
Posted By kentlik
I have not used a swivel yet...

I have not used a swivel yet...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-01-2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 33,503
Posted By kentlik
Get a person good with detail hand movements, ie....

Get a person good with detail hand movements, ie. my 17yr old video addict.
Suberb with the gun. Only one minor mishap in hundreds of rivets.

Here is my rivet buddy, he is a bit older now. ...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-01-2018, 07:39 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 33,503
Posted By kentlik
Interesting, you have him on the bar? He Must be...

Interesting, you have him on the bar? He Must be Good!
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-31-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 33,503
Posted By kentlik
That, my friend, is a great rivet...

That, my friend, is a great rivet pal!

machine

Machine
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-30-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
Changed my mind again... Going to get the...

Changed my mind again...
Going to get the windscreen at least cut to size and set up on the fuse.

More of the mass amounts of filler removed and top skin all...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-29-2018, 01:27 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 33,503
Posted By kentlik
MACHINE! MACHINE!

MACHINE! MACHINE!
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-29-2018, 09:53 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
After much deliberation, I have decided that I am...

After much deliberation, I have decided that I am in good shape overall.

I just needed to settle down and realize that this portion of the build is a bit more involved and needs extra attention to...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-29-2018, 12:03 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 33,503
Posted By kentlik
Is that final color on some of the panels? ...

Is that final color on some of the panels? Crazyness!

I am sure you don't put nonfire barrier on the firewall.

I am sure you are correct but I remember this stuff, in particular, being a no...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-28-2018, 07:14 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
At this point, I am not sure. I seem to have...

At this point, I am not sure. I seem to have plenty of plastic, it just has a hump in it. It might relax when I trim it as it is not trimmed in the front yet.

I have a number of little squawks on...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-28-2018, 06:35 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
Yes indeed! I have some tweaking to do on the...

Yes indeed!

I have some tweaking to do on the slider, it is almost good enough but the left rear of the frame hits the top skin when it goes back initially. The very back of the lowest part. Seems...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-28-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 33,503
Posted By kentlik
I guess you are correct on that I thought I read...

I guess you are correct on that I thought I read and reread all that but I was going to put it sandwiched between the forward bottom skin with an additional skin over that, not per plans. I am...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-28-2018, 06:38 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 33,503
Posted By kentlik
I followed Dan's advice as well, to a degree, and...

I followed Dan's advice as well, to a degree, and determined that I am going to put firemax on the inside of the firewall and on the bottom skin inside under the second floor skin I am going to add. ...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-28-2018, 06:26 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
No, it was on well. I used the...

No, it was on well.

I used the well-established technique of HEAT gun
and the non-tool end of a hole locating tool slightly chisel pointed to pry
it up and off.

It was a drag...I hope there...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-27-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 33,503
Posted By kentlik
I would say put it under both your feet, and add...

I would say put it under both your feet, and add the fire barrier to boot!

"Firemax" Aircraft Spruce

http://www.aircraftspruce.com/cache/370-320-/catalog/graphics/0970F.jpg
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-27-2018, 07:29 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
Carne, I just tore into it full tilt! You can't...

Carne, I just tore into it full tilt! You can't believe how this was built!

https://farm1.staticflickr.com/936/28793087197_79c4c1cb1c_c.jpg

The upcoming photos show the gap purposefully built into...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-27-2018, 06:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,593
Posted By kentlik
Looks really good! Nice work!

Looks really good!

Nice work!
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-26-2018, 10:03 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
So I measured it wrong somehow. It only spread...

So I measured it wrong somehow.
It only spread about 3/16" maybe a less. Slides excellent...


...but when I closed the darn thing the windscreen is all out of shape. Not bent just strangely...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-26-2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
Thanks, Don...finally got the major work done. ...

Thanks, Don...finally got the major work done. Will need a trim on the aft area but wanted room to breathe back there.
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-26-2018, 05:05 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
Jeremy, I didn't post photos of the BAD beads...

Jeremy, I didn't post photos of the BAD beads hahaha...

It did spread some.
Even with it being pinched 0.375" or a bit better it opened up over half an inch I think. When one of my sons gets home...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-26-2018, 02:42 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
Carne, thanks for the encouragement! It is a...

Carne, thanks for the encouragement! It is a life saver!
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-26-2018, 02:41 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
So I took off the tape and revealed a decent job...

So I took off the tape and revealed a decent job but not even close to great. I didn't put "great" time into it and learning on the fly is kind of cool...most of the...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-26-2018, 02:07 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 33,503
Posted By kentlik
Great and straight! Looking like a fuse ready to...

Great and straight!

Looking like a fuse ready to get pounded on!
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-25-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,717
Posted By kentlik
Hey! How is the project coming along? Are you...

Hey! How is the project coming along? Are you about to hang the engine? Just kidding, I get that a lot...

Looking very good.
Forum: Safety 07-25-2018, 07:32 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 16,023
Posted By kentlik
Congratulations! Excellent work!

Congratulations! Excellent work!
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-24-2018, 05:25 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
So I took the plunge today and feel pretty good...

So I took the plunge today and feel pretty good the job is done. Kind of messy and not as clean as I would have liked but it is solid

You do need more clamps when you actually glue it up. I,...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-21-2018, 10:05 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 33,503
Posted By kentlik
Exceptional work my brother! I have been sitting...

Exceptional work my brother! I have been sitting on my butt staring at the canopy frame for a month...it's still there...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-19-2018, 12:29 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 33,503
Posted By kentlik
Those belly bends look pretty sweet Carne. ...

Those belly bends look pretty sweet Carne.

Quit priming everything and you will be done way sooner!

Alclad!
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-18-2018, 05:55 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 33,503
Posted By kentlik
about 358 a month as far as I can tell...

about 358 a month as far as I can tell...
Forum: RV-6/6A 07-16-2018, 03:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,427
Posted By kentlik
Enjoyed the video very much. Helpful for an...

Enjoyed the video very much. Helpful for an instrument student.
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-14-2018, 06:15 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
Probably is, I just have a little OCD when it...

Probably is, I just have a little OCD when it comes to the order of things in my mind...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-14-2018, 08:20 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
That is the estimate from Florida they gave me. ...

That is the estimate from Florida they gave me. I used Merritt, much less money than other suppliers.
I found I can work on the wheels and brakes on the back patio after I get some "honey-doos"...
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-13-2018, 12:45 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 77,678
Posted By kentlik
So I am down for a week or more waiting for Sika...

So I am down for a week or more waiting for Sika primer...Arrgh. Picked up some locally form another builder and it turned out to be the wrong stuff...so I am waiting. Waiting is new to me as I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-11-2018, 06:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,673
Posted By kentlik
Thank you for the effort, Mike! I just noticed I...

Thank you for the effort, Mike! I just noticed I had not subscribed to this thread thank goodness I found it again!

I was thinking it was a cut on both sides but see it now as only one.
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-11-2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 728
Posted By kentlik
Watched a couple videos Jim, nice work there!

Watched a couple videos Jim, nice work there!
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