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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-02-2020, 06:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 985
Posted By rv8guy
Beautiful!

Beautiful!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-23-2020, 10:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,173
Posted By rv8guy
Just Awesome!

Just Awesome!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-19-2020, 09:30 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,651
Posted By rv8guy
Looks so familiar. I flew CH-47s out of...

Looks so familiar. I flew CH-47s out of Fairbanks in the early 70s. Beautiful pictures. We always wore mukluks, but they were not surplus! Great memories
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-19-2020, 09:04 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,651
Posted By rv8guy
Looks so familiar. I flew CH-47s out of...

Looks so familiar. I flew CH-47s out of Fairbanks in the early 70s. Beautiful pictures. We always wore mukluks, but they were not surplus! Great memories
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 11-19-2019, 05:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,074
Posted By rv8guy
Thanks Luca -- Really great!!

Thanks Luca -- Really great!!
Forum: RV-8/8A 11-11-2019, 05:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,240
Posted By rv8guy
A great day!!

A great day!!
Forum: My RV Build Project 11-11-2019, 05:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,399
Posted By rv8guy
Beautiful!

Beautiful!
Forum: My RV Build Project 10-28-2019, 06:27 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,750
Posted By rv8guy
Wow, second Vlad! Great to have you on board. ...

Wow, second Vlad! Great to have you on board. I'm not flying anymore, but I love to keep up. Enjoy the ride, then you get to FLY
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-25-2019, 06:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 968
Posted By rv8guy
Haven't seen the 8 that loaded since Triple Tree...

Haven't seen the 8 that loaded since Triple Tree some years back.. Congrats!
Forum: RV-14 10-03-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,951
Posted By rv8guy
Being a helicopter pilot, I found the controls...

Being a helicopter pilot, I found the controls perfectly responsive. You will get used to just thinking about moving the controls, and it magically happens. Congratulations!
Forum: RV-14 10-02-2019, 06:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,633
Posted By rv8guy
Built my 8 in a 10 by 20 -- no problem

Built my 8 in a 10 by 20 -- no problem
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-13-2019, 06:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,018
Posted By rv8guy
Well done!

Well done!
Forum: RV-8/8A 08-07-2019, 05:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,739
Posted By rv8guy
I had one light aimed down for taxi, and it made...

I had one light aimed down for taxi, and it made light landings with wheel or three point with no sweat.

Being a former no-light and NVG helicopter pilot, maybe I was more comfortable. Practice...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 08-07-2019, 05:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,084
Posted By rv8guy
Perfect Luca. Thanks for sharing!

Perfect Luca. Thanks for sharing!
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 07-09-2019, 07:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,540
Posted By rv8guy
I remember him from Sun N Fun. I was building,...

I remember him from Sun N Fun. I was building, and he answered may, many questions I had.

Prayers
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-09-2019, 07:29 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,411
Posted By rv8guy
fyi, ATIS will let you know what's appropriate...

fyi, ATIS will let you know what's appropriate for arrival
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-09-2019, 07:19 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 53,743
Posted By rv8guy
well done!

well done!
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 06-27-2019, 11:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,171
Posted By rv8guy
That is beautiful!

That is beautiful!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-07-2019, 07:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,046
Posted By rv8guy
Beautiful!

Beautiful!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-11-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,912
Posted By rv8guy
that's smokin smokey!

that's smokin smokey!
Forum: RV-8/8A 04-20-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,278
Posted By rv8guy
For my RV-8 training way back, when there were...

For my RV-8 training way back, when there were really no RV-8s set up for back seat, I went to the RV-6 with constant speed etc, and few from the right seat. Was very comfortable after 5 hours, and...
Forum: My RV Build Project 01-05-2019, 05:32 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 22,628
Posted By rv8guy
Just Awesome!

Just Awesome!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-19-2018, 09:27 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,154
Posted By rv8guy
Well Done! Beautiful.

Well Done! Beautiful.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-03-2018, 05:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,972
Posted By rv8guy
Welcome. Even though, I have sold my RV-8 and no...

Welcome. Even though, I have sold my RV-8 and no longer fly, this group is always a part of my day. RVrs are the best.
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 10-13-2018, 06:18 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 34,494
Posted By rv8guy
No words. Just very sad today.

No words. Just very sad today.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-19-2018, 07:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,277
Posted By rv8guy
Go Jerry Go!

Go Jerry Go!
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 09-14-2018, 07:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,892
Posted By rv8guy
Great video! Alwyas a fun time at Triple Tree...

Great video! Alwyas a fun time at Triple Tree even though I drove this year,
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-03-2018, 05:40 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,951
Posted By rv8guy
A most excellent adventure. Congrats, and thanks...

A most excellent adventure. Congrats, and thanks for sharing your story and awesome pictures
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-05-2018, 02:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,798
Posted By rv8guy
Excellent Enjoy!

Excellent Enjoy!
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-30-2018, 07:47 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,090
Posted By rv8guy
Is it time related. Mine went way down once I...

Is it time related. Mine went way down once I reached 500 hours tailwheel time. That was a while back
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-28-2018, 03:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,915
Posted By rv8guy
Tail art is awesome Congrats

Tail art is awesome

Congrats
Forum: RV-4 06-24-2018, 06:12 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 19,516
Posted By rv8guy
Way to go Dayton. I'd be curious to see what...

Way to go Dayton. I'd be curious to see what your fuel burn is at your old cruise speed. I can only imagine how that combo is on the 4, cause it was pretty darned neat on the 8.

Congrats
Forum: Safety 06-13-2018, 06:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,102
Posted By rv8guy
Agree with everything said. Give them or any...

Agree with everything said. Give them or any large helicopter plenty of room. Fly above if possible. I flew CH-47s, and even that big thing does not like getting in the rotor wash of another. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-30-2018, 07:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,739
Posted By rv8guy
Way to go Jerry!

Way to go Jerry!
Forum: Southeast 04-21-2018, 12:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 726
Posted By rv8guy
Being an old Hook driver, Id say the 6 is great....

Being an old Hook driver, Id say the 6 is great. I went with an 8, it I wanted the tandem. Did my checkout in a 6 and had a blast. Have fun
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 03-18-2018, 09:09 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,162
Posted By rv8guy
Thanks Vince

Thanks Vince
Forum: Trip Write-ups 02-16-2018, 07:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,949
Posted By rv8guy
Just keep having fun Squaz Cheers

Just keep having fun Squaz

Cheers
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 02-11-2018, 05:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,034
Posted By rv8guy
Really nice

Really nice
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 01-10-2018, 06:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,386
Posted By rv8guy
Wow---Speechless! Great Job

Wow---Speechless!

Great Job
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-10-2018, 06:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,464
Posted By rv8guy
Nothing like a great post that makes you...

Nothing like a great post that makes you THINK!

Thanks
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-09-2018, 06:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,248
Posted By rv8guy
Nice Job Sam!

Nice Job Sam!
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 12-06-2017, 06:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,091
Posted By rv8guy
He will be missed.

He will be missed.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-17-2017, 06:55 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 12,721
Posted By rv8guy
Sweet. I can remeber all two or so like that in...

Sweet. I can remeber all two or so like that in 10 years with my RV8
Forum: RV-4 11-14-2017, 05:48 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 19,516
Posted By rv8guy
Looks like a great project Dayton! cheers, and...

Looks like a great project Dayton! cheers, and enjoy.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 11-03-2017, 06:37 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 10,399
Posted By rv8guy
Keep a picture for future focus, but work on the...

Keep a picture for future focus, but work on the piece at hand, a little a day
Forum: RV-8/8A 08-03-2017, 08:12 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 9,207
Posted By rv8guy
Great Job Steve. Miss my 8, but I will get back...

Great Job Steve. Miss my 8, but I will get back to OSH soon. Nice to see many familiar faces!
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-21-2017, 10:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,073
Posted By rv8guy
Well, it's just awesome

Well, it's just awesome
Forum: Texas (North) 06-06-2017, 06:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,618
Posted By rv8guy
Keep em flying! cheers

Keep em flying!

cheers
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-20-2017, 08:49 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 9,218
Posted By rv8guy
Excellent! Way to go Paul. Never a doubt except...

Excellent! Way to go Paul. Never a doubt except for all that whatever?? Talk about someone I'd let work on my plane.. Cheers
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-08-2017, 03:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,706
Posted By rv8guy
Thanks Sam, great stuff. I did fly behind an...

Thanks Sam, great stuff. I did fly behind an early EFIS Lite, and it was good till it broke. Changed to Dynon--those were crazy days, but I was thrilled to not have any vacuum. cheers
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-30-2017, 05:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,492
Posted By rv8guy
Good job Dayton. Keep em flying

Good job Dayton. Keep em flying
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 01-09-2017, 07:14 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 13,100
Posted By rv8guy
This makes my day

This makes my day
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-04-2017, 06:32 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,838
Posted By rv8guy
Thanks so much for keeping all the juices flowing...

Thanks so much for keeping all the juices flowing for the rest of us. Have a great 2017
Forum: RV-8/8A 12-24-2016, 06:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,785
Posted By rv8guy
If you keep the design that vans has,slip another...

If you keep the design that vans has,slip another tube over stock with some pro seal or equivalent. Won't bend but still has the mexhanicl disadvantage
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 12-24-2016, 06:21 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,762
Posted By rv8guy
Jerry, I can't say enough. Prayers for your...

Jerry, I can't say enough. Prayers for your family. Great tribute, many of us had a Ringmaster in our past.
Forum: RV-8/8A 09-04-2016, 08:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,649
Posted By rv8guy
nice thread Once in 10 years, my flaps did...

nice thread

Once in 10 years, my flaps did not/would not come down. The old grease in the brushes deal. I was fairly new to the 8 at the time, but I was glad I did practice my no flap landings a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-28-2016, 03:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,109
Posted By rv8guy
Just Awesome Congratulation ladies!!

Just Awesome
Congratulation ladies!!
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-16-2016, 06:00 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 166,713
Posted By rv8guy
epic! Thanks so much for sharing

epic! Thanks so much for sharing
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-14-2016, 06:41 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,708
Posted By rv8guy
now that's progress!!

now that's progress!!
Forum: RV-9/9A 08-10-2016, 09:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,163
Posted By rv8guy
Way to go Bruce!!

Way to go Bruce!!
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-05-2016, 05:11 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 42,144
Posted By rv8guy
Barter Island, hey, I was there in the winter of...

Barter Island, hey, I was there in the winter of 1973 flying a CH-47 Chinook out of Fairbanks. The dew Line station was still up then, and it was cold.

Enjoy that great state.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-14-2016, 05:17 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,980
Posted By rv8guy
Thanks Dan! Keep the adventure alive!

Thanks Dan!

Keep the adventure alive!
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