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Forum: RV-9/9A 02-24-2010, 09:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,363
Posted By RV9er
Cool Skyview

I would think that revisiting Dynon Skyview about one year from now would be worthwhile. They will be much further along I think. Just one nuts opinion.

:rolleyes:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-22-2010, 07:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,546
Posted By RV9er
Delivery

Tony do you deliver to New England?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-22-2010, 07:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 996
Posted By RV9er
Small ones

Small ones like Cessna uses on their cowlings.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-21-2010, 05:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 996
Posted By RV9er
Cool Lord Mounts

Has anyone used lord mounts and dzus fasteners for cowling attachments?:rolleyes:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-14-2010, 04:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,635
Posted By RV9er
Wink Mariners Prayer

Remember this if you please.
Dear Lord please protect me because your ocean is so big and my boat is so small. This works for A/C also. I know I've been scared before.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-12-2010, 01:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 851
Posted By RV9er
Question Electrical Ground Board

Anyone out there know a good source for manufactured multi tab ground boards?
Forum: Virtual Hangar 01-11-2010, 07:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 15,433
Posted By RV9er
Talking Very Nice

Be proud, good job.;)
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-09-2010, 09:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,002
Posted By RV9er
Cool Aeroquip 601/AE701 Hose

I think for my sense of order that I would rather stub off the soft tubing behind the landing gear weldment with an AN815 male fitting and then run the stainless braid 3/8 aeroquip hose the remainder...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-09-2010, 08:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,246
Posted By RV9er
Cool Design Change #?

I think that I will put retracts on both ends because I know that sooner or later that's what I'll end up doing anyway.:rolleyes:
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-08-2010, 07:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,246
Posted By RV9er
Cool Ya But Mel

Heck of an idea. I wish I had though of it first. I have to be able to move mine around so I can put my truck back in the garage / A/C factory at the end of the day. It gets COLD here in Maine.:D
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-08-2010, 06:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,045
Posted By RV9er
Cool My Thoughts

Again I have to put in my .02 worth. Alclad is corrosion proof period. It is not necessary to prime for protection. If ya'll are really worried about corrosion; a year after the A/C is finished...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-06-2010, 03:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,574
Posted By RV9er
Unhappy Sorry

I can't get away from the flat waxed lacing cord. Tied individually it looks so nice and gives a sense of order. Just like ribstitching Cub Wings.:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-06-2010, 10:06 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,773
Posted By RV9er
Angry CLAIMS

I have worked in the past for Freight Companys and I can tell you from experience that the only thing they understand is a claim for damaged freight. That cuts instantly into the bottom line and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-04-2010, 05:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 934
Posted By RV9er
Talking Pat Hatch Photo

I love the color of the panel on the A/C in the January calandar. How do I get in touch with the painter.
R./
Chuck G.:rolleyes:
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-04-2010, 01:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,690
Posted By RV9er
Blowers

I used an old JennAire Downdraft stove blower. It could be stronger for my setup but it appears to be adequate. I spray mostly Dupont VeriPrime and it evacuates the fumes pretty good. SOOOO with that...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-02-2010, 06:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,678
Posted By RV9er
Cool Set Up

What were Mr. Stewart's recommendations for the gun set up?
C.:confused:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-01-2010, 02:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,759
Posted By RV9er
Thanks

Thanks to all for their input. Happy new year.
R./
C.
:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-01-2010, 11:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,759
Posted By RV9er
Question What FIS

What FI system is currently installed on this engine shipped new by Lycomning?:confused:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-01-2010, 09:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,759
Posted By RV9er
XIO-320-D1A

I plan on installing this engine in my RV-9. Any thoughts on wether I need a fuel return to the tank.
Thanks,
Chuck G.:confused:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-29-2009, 12:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,434
Posted By RV9er
Cool Wing tip antenna

Who makes the best wing tip comm antenna? Where can it be purchased?
Thanks,
C.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-28-2009, 06:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,300
Posted By RV9er
Wink Good Thinking

I have personally always used waxed lacing cord for electrical. Why? Because an old A&P IA taught me to. He said that no matter what, the cord will always be there doing it's job. Nylon, plastic, who...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 12-23-2009, 05:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,070
Posted By RV9er
Cool Good Job

I saw you there at OCF yesterday, I was the one in the VAF hat coming out of the terminal.
Happy flying.:D
Forum: RV-9/9A 12-22-2009, 07:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,474
Posted By RV9er
Question Molex Connectors

Where do you buy your connectors?
Forum: RV-9/9A 12-22-2009, 03:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,474
Posted By RV9er
Cool Yup that's it

Thanks for the reply.
R./
C.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-20-2009, 07:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,511
Posted By RV9er
Cool Good Advise Gunny

Semper Fi Gunny. Graduate of Parris Island 1961.
C.G.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-20-2009, 07:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,354
Posted By RV9er
Wink Vise Grip Dimpler

Vice grip dimplers work really nice on the ribs. You can purchase then in -3 and -4 sizes. I couldn't live without them.
Happy building,
C.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-19-2009, 02:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,714
Posted By RV9er
Cool Home Shop

Pretty darn hard to beat the shop at home. Closer, warmer, and the cook and fridge are close by AND you may need someone to help buck those pesky rivets.:rolleyes:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-19-2009, 01:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,826
Posted By RV9er
Thanks

:cool:GREAT advise, thanks lots. What would be the minimum distance apart? If I ran one on the top of a rib and the bottom fo the other is that sufficient?
R./
C.:rolleyes:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-19-2009, 01:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,826
Posted By RV9er
Thanks Jim

Thanks for the advise.
C.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-19-2009, 04:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,826
Posted By RV9er
Strobe Wiring

:confused:Is it ok to run strobe power wiring, autopilot servo control wiring, landing light wiring and remote magnatometer wire together?
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-19-2009, 02:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,366
Posted By RV9er
Lightbulb Great Idea

Thanks for this great idea.
R./
C.
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 12-19-2009, 02:22 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 29,138
Posted By RV9er
Cool Say Hi

Say hi to Clint for me.
Chuck Garland
PA-18-160 Amphib
Forum: RV-9/9A 12-14-2009, 02:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,474
Posted By RV9er
RV-9 Wing Tips

Are all the wing tips shipped with the RV-9 wing kits the Sheared design?:rolleyes:
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-14-2009, 01:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,820
Posted By RV9er
Red face REE-Check Info

Well there I go shooting off my mouth without being 100% sure about what I was talking (typing) about. Not in section 5 so it must be in the back of the empanage building section. Sorry bout...
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-14-2009, 01:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,820
Posted By RV9er
Lightbulb Heck YES

We all do it. It's right there in section 5 of your pre-plans book. I would love to give you credit for an original but. Never the less, you done good to think your way around a really STICKY...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-13-2009, 08:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,404
Posted By RV9er
Smile Bless You

There is a place in heaven for you John. I have been a rescurer of strays my whole life and it's most rewarding.
Forum: RV-9/9A 12-12-2009, 05:43 PM
Replies: 961
Views: 507,747
Posted By RV9er
Talking Slow?

Don't feel bad, I'm retired and except for the honey do list, lawn and walk the Weimer I have lots of building time. BTW thanks for the compliment.
R./
C.
Forum: RV-9/9A 12-11-2009, 05:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,903
Posted By RV9er
Thumbs down Bummer

You are going to send them back are you not?
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-10-2009, 11:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,570
Posted By RV9er
Cool Ditto from me

I concur with what he said.
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-10-2009, 11:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,822
Posted By RV9er
Question Slots

Are you talking about the slots being 1/4 and 3/16 deep? Not wide.
Forum: RV-9/9A 12-04-2009, 03:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,873
Posted By RV9er
Wink Good Advise from all

I have found to keep things streight I use a combination of some of these suggestions. I do use proseal, I do lay it flat on a flat table, I do use weighted bags to hold it flat, I clamp a length of...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 12-04-2009, 03:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,401
Posted By RV9er
Great Help Available

I have had GREAT experience with Lycoming in PA to answer all of those questions. I believe their website has all their reprints available for download.
Forum: RV-9/9A 12-04-2009, 02:42 PM
Replies: 961
Views: 507,747
Posted By RV9er
Unhappy Coming Along OK

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I started the Empanage kit the end of September and at the end of November all but the left elevator was completed. (I am slow). Then Wife said it's time to leave...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-04-2009, 10:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,690
Posted By RV9er
Cool Ya But

How do you get the big sheets into your wifes oven?
Forum: RV-8/8A 12-03-2009, 05:03 PM
Replies: 904
Views: 621,031
Posted By RV9er
Red face Wing Stands

Where did you get the plans for the nifty wing stand? Is it the one in the wing plans section of the preview plans book?
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-03-2009, 03:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,690
Posted By RV9er
Jenn Air Blower

There must be lots of these blowers around at appliance shops, the stoves are getting old and being replaced but the blowers are generally OK.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-03-2009, 11:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,690
Posted By RV9er
Talking Tip: Cold Weather Spray Booth

This is for us guys who have to build and spray six months of the year when it's to cold to paint outside. Some 3/8 plywood, 2X3's, screws, 3/4 pine, hardware cloth, 2 filters, blower from old Jenn...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-02-2009, 11:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 11,445
Posted By RV9er
Talking Next RV

Just use it on the second RV that you build.:)
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-02-2009, 06:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 11,445
Posted By RV9er
Thumbs up Tip: Rib Flange Straightener Tool

Here is my version of a tool made by Bill Gast of Boone Iowa (Gotta give credit to the man who invented it) This REALLY makes the tiresome task of streightining rib flanges go fast, accurate and...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-01-2009, 05:46 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 134,959
Posted By RV9er
Cool Missing Stiffiners

I thought that I was the only bozo to put down two rows of rivets without the stiffiner in place. Oh well, I needed the practice drilling out -3 rivets anyway.
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