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Forum: RV-8/8A 09-06-2018, 09:05 PM
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Views: 337
Posted By rgmiller1974
Finishing the F-862-1 and F-835-1 Parts

Quick question for everyone: At what point does one actually finish the F-862-1 Rear Baggage Bulkhead and F-835-1 Rear Baggage Shelf? I'm at the point where the wings are attached and I'm working...
Forum: RV-8/8A 09-17-2017, 10:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,339
Posted By rgmiller1974
Thanks for the advice, everyone. I've decided to...

Thanks for the advice, everyone. I've decided to go with one filter. (Though Mark's installation looked really good.)
-Ross
Forum: RV-8/8A 09-12-2017, 01:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,339
Posted By rgmiller1974
Fuel Filters: One or Two?

I have a question about fuel filters. The plans only show one filter, plumbed in between the selector valve and the boost pump. I was wondering if it would be a good idea to have two filters - one...
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-09-2017, 10:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,219
Posted By rgmiller1974
Painting The Brake Pedals?

Quick question: do folks paint (or otherwise coat) the WD-820 brake pedals? It seems strange to me to leave them bare aluminum, but I didn't see anything in the instructions about priming &...
Forum: RV-8/8A 12-29-2016, 11:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,627
Posted By rgmiller1974
Steel Gear Pieces - Rust Protection?

Hello Everyone,
I'm getting ready to start the main gear installation on my RV-8 QB and I'm curious about all the steel parts (U-801 through U-806). In my kit, they were powder coated except for the...
Forum: RV-8/8A 05-13-2016, 04:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,477
Posted By rgmiller1974
Well, after 3 days and 800+ views, nobody has...

Well, after 3 days and 800+ views, nobody has anything bad to say about the Grove gear, so I guess it really is that good. :)

For what it's worth, I called Grove today to ask about lead times. The...
Forum: RV-8/8A 05-10-2016, 04:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,477
Posted By rgmiller1974
Any disadvantages to the Grove gear?

Hi Everyone,

I've been searching the forums for threads about the Grove landing gear and it appears opinions are universally positive. Before buying a set, I wanted to see if anyone knows of any...
Forum: RV-8/8A 10-11-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,209
Posted By rgmiller1974
What to do while waiting for quickbuild fuse & wings

Hi Everyone,

I'm just about done with my empennage kit (just the fiberglass tips remaining) and my quickbuild wing & fuselage kits aren't expected until the end of December. I'm wondering if anyone...
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-29-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,955
Posted By rgmiller1974
Thanks for all the replies, everyone. -Ross

Thanks for all the replies, everyone.
-Ross
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-28-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,955
Posted By rgmiller1974
Rudder Pedal Questions

Hi everybody,

I've been happily building my empennage for the last 6 weeks or so and need to order the rest of the quickbuild kit pretty soon. That means I need to make a few decisions and two of...
Forum: Southeast 07-24-2015, 11:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 912
Posted By rgmiller1974
RV-8's Near Knoxville, TN

Hello Everyone,

I was wondering if there are any RV-8's in the general vicinity of Knoxville, TN?

I've been working on my empennage kit for about 6 weeks now and need to order the rest of the...
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