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Forum: Safety 05-20-2018, 07:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,122
Posted By gmohr
Add another GRT user that would find this very...

Add another GRT user that would find this very useful.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-20-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,366
Posted By gmohr
Like everyone else has said, only you and your...

Like everyone else has said, only you and your wife will know what really fits
you and your mission. I looked at -4s and -6s and bought a 6A. While it may
not be a fighter style tandem aircraft, I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-05-2018, 04:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,550
Posted By gmohr
I also want to give a big shout out to Leah and...

I also want to give a big shout out to Leah and Gallagher. I have now had my
RV6A for 2+ years and they by far provided the most information and the best
service. I did shop around and got...
Forum: Reviews 04-27-2018, 07:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,732
Posted By gmohr
I have to give another shout out to Leah and...

I have to give another shout out to Leah and Gallagher Aviation. Best of the best.
Forum: Safety 04-27-2018, 06:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,693
Posted By gmohr
According to this article the Bahamas accepts...

According to this article the Bahamas accepts Basic Med.
https://generalaviationnews.com/2017/05/22/bahamas-welcomes-basicmed-pilots/
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-24-2018, 08:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,213
Posted By gmohr
Our Yorkie wears home made "mutt muffs" Found...

Our Yorkie wears home made "mutt muffs" Found the how to hear on
Vans Airforce.
Forum: Safety 04-23-2018, 03:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,265
Posted By gmohr
An amazing video that we should all be aware of.

An amazing video that we should all be aware of.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-23-2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 860
Posted By gmohr
Check with Carl Bell. I think he is still a...

Check with Carl Bell. I think he is still a member here. He has built at least 2 RV's with hand/modified controls, a RV-7A and aRV-14A.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-09-2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 105,700
Posted By gmohr
Steve, I was just curious what you are using...

Steve,

I was just curious what you are using to print these. I have just gotten
started 3D printing using a Creality CR-10 4S. Fun little hobby to go along
with my CNC hobby.
Forum: GPS 03-25-2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 797
Posted By gmohr
I also found this out at SunNFun last year. ...

I also found this out at SunNFun last year. Purchased a one time update from
Jepp on the show special of $99.00. I am going to do the same again this year
if possible.
Forum: Aircraft Camping 03-24-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,696
Posted By gmohr
Anthony, Last I heard was that Mary Jane...

Anthony,

Last I heard was that Mary Jane had retired but her son and family were
going to take over the HBC Hospitality tent. Was one of the highlights of my
2016 trip. We will be hauling...
Forum: RV-6/6A 12-13-2017, 07:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 487
Posted By gmohr
That is the right one. I had to order parts for...

That is the right one. I had to order parts for mine last year and that is the
one they used to get the part number from.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-31-2017, 08:05 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 15,093
Posted By gmohr
I saw my primary care physician on Monday and...

I saw my primary care physician on Monday and completed my BasicMed. I had
taken him the AOPA's info for physicians 3 weeks prior and he said he was happy
to sign it.
Forum: ADS-B 06-15-2017, 09:42 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,372
Posted By gmohr
According to this site neither ADS-B nor Mode S...

According to this site neither ADS-B nor Mode S is required for flying into the Bahamas. In fact, it also states that those flying under Basic Med are...
Forum: Photography 06-12-2017, 08:47 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,315
Posted By gmohr
I use 2 Canon 5D classics and a 5DMkIII along...

I use 2 Canon 5D classics and a 5DMkIII along with various lenses. Good thing I have an autopilot..... Nah.. When doing air to air I let some one else fly.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-10-2017, 06:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,559
Posted By gmohr
Bob, Welcome to the group from another RV6A...

Bob, Welcome to the group from another RV6A pilot/owner. They are great
little airplanes that will do amazing things! Enjoy the RV Grin. I do every time
I fly!!
Forum: Safety 06-04-2017, 07:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 962
Posted By gmohr
I currently have 4 point restaints in my 6A. ...

I currently have 4 point restaints in my 6A. What are the benefit of the 5 point restraints?
Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-23-2017, 09:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,597
Posted By gmohr
We have our own Sailrite walking foot sewing...

We have our own Sailrite walking foot sewing machine. It is a heavy bugger
but makes sail, Bimini and seat cover repairs easy.

We own a 34' Hunter that we keep at the sailing club on the the lake...
Forum: RV-6/6A 05-05-2017, 07:44 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 59,915
Posted By gmohr
Thanks to everyone for their comments. Thank you...

Thanks to everyone for their comments. Thank you Brad for the pdf file. I am in
the process of transferring to SolidWorks to send to my CNC machine. Also a big
thanks to Laird Owens for watching...
Forum: RV-6/6A 05-01-2017, 10:38 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 59,915
Posted By gmohr
Current 6A panel

Here is my current RV6A panel. I am trying to find out who manufactured the
panel blank and if possible purchase or make new panel inserts in order to
change to my GRT Sport SX EFIS. I will keep...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-23-2017, 06:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,834
Posted By gmohr
Scott, Congrats on passing your check ride....

Scott,

Congrats on passing your check ride. I was in the same boat last year at
this time. I purchased my 6A in April and then finished my PPL training in a 172
and finally took and passed my...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-09-2017, 05:43 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,755
Posted By gmohr
Our trip report

We got home early this morning(1:30am) from Sun N Fun. We took our other
RV, a 5th wheel this year. Yes the weather was hot(our A/C quit on Tuesday)
and the breeze did little. The air shows...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-06-2017, 04:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,150
Posted By gmohr
Jesse Saint is the guy to get this done. Highly...

Jesse Saint is the guy to get this done. Highly recommend him for prebuys and
panel upgrades.
Forum: RV-6/6A 03-02-2017, 07:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,139
Posted By gmohr
James, Thank you for the reply. These are...

James,

Thank you for the reply. These are the spacer/washers
that I am talking about:
http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=42982
Forum: RV-6/6A 03-01-2017, 08:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,139
Posted By gmohr
Spacers

Hoping someone can help me identify the correct size
spacer that is used to capture the rod end bearings. Currently
mine are riding on the bolt and not the bearing. The bolts
are AN-3s/

Thanks
Forum: RV-6/6A 02-26-2017, 07:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,939
Posted By gmohr
This is what I was going to use. But my A&P has...

This is what I was going to use. But my A&P has one he used that was pretty similar.

http://www.genemohr.com/images/RV6A/N97GC%20Condition%20Inspection.docx
Forum: Safety 02-20-2017, 07:29 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 63,634
Posted By gmohr
Vic, Just curious as to how YOU would fix...

Vic,

Just curious as to how YOU would fix this type of issue.

Would you:
A. drill out the top panel rivets and remake the attachment angles, redrill and
re-rivet the area or
B. perform the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-31-2017, 08:36 AM
Replies: 673
Views: 390,425
Posted By gmohr
My RV6A on the tarmac at Saluda, SC after a fuel...

My RV6A on the tarmac at Saluda, SC after a fuel stop.

http://genemohr.com/images/RV6A/6Asm.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-25-2016, 05:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,595
Posted By gmohr
Wife and I love our Samsung S7 Edges. But there...

Wife and I love our Samsung S7 Edges. But there are some newer ones out
now that might be a little faster. I have the app on my phone and it works well.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-25-2016, 05:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,244
Posted By gmohr
Looking sharp there Andy. My 6A is going to need...

Looking sharp there Andy. My 6A is going to need repainting here in the next
year or so. I am thinking of stripping, prepping and having it vinyl wrapped. I
already have a scheme picked out.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-30-2016, 10:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,603
Posted By gmohr
Beautiful scenery and airplane. I have been to...

Beautiful scenery and airplane. I have been to the French Alps many times
in the past way back when I was stationed in Germany.
Thank you for sharing.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-29-2016, 09:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,178
Posted By gmohr
Gallagher is who I have my insurance with. Great...

Gallagher is who I have my insurance with. Great group and a really good
price considering I had not finished my PPL or had anytime in the RV6A prior.

Thanks Gallagher Aviation.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-26-2016, 01:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,164
Posted By gmohr
I have the Classic Aero seats and boosters in my...

I have the Classic Aero seats and boosters in my RV6A and love them. We
have the seats in the far back position along with the pieces to make the backs
a little more upright. The boosters work...
Forum: Safety 10-26-2016, 12:29 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 55,712
Posted By gmohr
I finished my transition training a week and a...

I finished my transition training a week and a half ago. We used this Transition
Syllabus as our guide. I sent this to my insurance company and they thought it
was well done.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-22-2016, 09:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,866
Posted By gmohr
Snopercod, Thank you for the suggestion....

Snopercod,

Thank you for the suggestion. I actually have one but it fits on the
waterproof case. I have another that I need to modify in order to use the
audio input. I am also looking...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-22-2016, 09:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,866
Posted By gmohr
Daddyman, The last airport was KBNL,...

Daddyman,

The last airport was KBNL, Barnwell County, Barnwell, South Carolina.
The music was from the GoPro App used to create the video. Biggest problem
with the GoPro is the battery...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-21-2016, 08:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,053
Posted By gmohr
Thanks Mike. I looked at a 9A and was almost...

Thanks Mike. I looked at a 9A and was almost ready to buy a kit that was about 85% finished when I found this airplane at too good of a deal to pass on.
I finished up my transition training earlier...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-20-2016, 02:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,866
Posted By gmohr
1st attempt at video

Today I took the GoPro Hero 3 Black that I have had, well since it came out.
1st time editing and creating this little vid. Just a 1.5 hr flight to pick up a
couple of the SCAA Ambassador Passport...
Forum: RV-6/6A 10-14-2016, 10:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,713
Posted By gmohr
Or as someone here said, "It only takes more...

Or as someone here said, "It only takes more money"

But I am loving this airplane. I now have 2.7hrs in her and continue to feel out
her capabilities. Biggest thing is getting her slowed down to...
Forum: RV-6/6A 10-14-2016, 10:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,713
Posted By gmohr
Thanks Sam. Come on down.. I will be happy to...

Thanks Sam. Come on down.. I will be happy to show her off. BTW, how is your
plane coming. Weren't you making some updates to it or do I have you mixed
up with another RV flyer?
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-12-2016, 08:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,053
Posted By gmohr
Steve, You are getting close, keep at it the...

Steve, You are getting close, keep at it the reward is worth it. As to the 7A
landing as easy, well as I said, landing the 6A was easier than landing the
172 I trained in. Carry a little power...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-12-2016, 08:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,053
Posted By gmohr
Dave, while I did not build my airplane I can...

Dave, while I did not build my airplane I can tell you it is doable. Keep pounding
rivets and finish her up. You will love it. Day 2 of transition training is
tomorrow and I can't wait.
Forum: RV-6/6A 10-12-2016, 08:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 9,268
Posted By gmohr
Todd, I bought my RV6A back in April and just...

Todd, I bought my RV6A back in April and just completed my PPL at the end
of September in a 172. I started my transition training last Monday. This
airplane is amazing. I feel connected to it. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-12-2016, 06:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,620
Posted By gmohr
Jesse, no... that would be the new RV-30 turbine...

Jesse, no... that would be the new RV-30 turbine with the third row seating.
:-)
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-11-2016, 08:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,053
Posted By gmohr
Thank you Bill. I feel so much more connected to...

Thank you Bill. I feel so much more connected to this airplane vs the 172.
It is such a joy to fly and to learn all of it's capabilities. I know I made the
right choice in buying this airplane.
Forum: RV-6/6A 10-11-2016, 06:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,713
Posted By gmohr
Jesse, I flew the 6A for the first time...

Jesse, I flew the 6A for the first time yesterday. 1.2hrs of transition training
with Scott "Scooter" Yoak. Scott is best known as the pilot of the P51D Quick
Silver. He is a very qualified RV...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-11-2016, 06:28 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,620
Posted By gmohr
Congratulation Jesse! Best wishes to you and...

Congratulation Jesse! Best wishes to you and then entire family!
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-10-2016, 06:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,053
Posted By gmohr
1 day of transition training

I can't stop grinning. 1.2hrs of transition training. Stalls, steep turns,
approaches and landings. Man this airplane flies sooo nice. I actually found it
easier to land than the Cessna 172 I...
Forum: RV-6/6A 10-05-2016, 12:04 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,516
Posted By gmohr
Charles, just thought I would let you know that I...

Charles, just thought I would let you know that I passed my PPL check ride
last week and am now waiting on weather to start my RV6A transition. Then it is on
to my Instrument rating. Not sure...
Forum: RV-6/6A 10-05-2016, 11:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,367
Posted By gmohr
dvalle, thanks you did. It is a nice panel. ...

dvalle, thanks you did. It is a nice panel. Right now I need to replace the fuel
guage. It seems it is stuck on 3/4 full when powered up and the R tank is stuck
there all the time. Fortunately...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-05-2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,693
Posted By gmohr
Jesse, I see that you are using CamGuard. What...

Jesse, I see that you are using CamGuard. What is the benefit of CamGuard?
As you know I am just getting ready to start flying my 6A that you ferried here
last April. My first flight should be on...
Forum: APRS Tracking 09-27-2016, 05:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,479
Posted By gmohr
-.-. --.- -.-. --.- -.-....

-.-. --.- -.-. --.- -.-. --.-

Congrats!!

KG4VOC
General ticket holder.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-27-2016, 12:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,954
Posted By gmohr
Mine for my RV6A with Arthur J Gallagher is...

Mine for my RV6A with Arthur J Gallagher is $1248/yr. I am a 215hr
new PPL.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-27-2016, 10:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,878
Posted By gmohr
Bought our A20's at AirVenture 2011 and they are...

Bought our A20's at AirVenture 2011 and they are just now starting to
deteriorate. Will be replacing the ear cushions here shortly.
Forum: RV-6/6A 09-27-2016, 06:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,713
Posted By gmohr
Thank you Jesse. I wish that I could say that it...

Thank you Jesse. I wish that I could say that it has flown, but alas it
has not. I have been cleaning it up and getting it ready. It will be in the
air by the weekend if all goes right.

I had...
Forum: RV-6/6A 09-27-2016, 05:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,713
Posted By gmohr
Transitioning to my RV-6A

Yesterday I passed my Private Pilot Check Ride. With over
200hrs in my log book(previously Sport Pilot rated) I am
excited and ready. I know this will be very different from
the C172M and more...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-23-2016, 07:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,662
Posted By gmohr
Galin, here ya go. http://eaaforums.org/

Galin, here ya go. http://eaaforums.org/
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-23-2016, 07:45 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 15,958
Posted By gmohr
Ron we will be looking forward to updates as you...

Ron we will be looking forward to updates as you progress. I was stationed at
"Mother" Rucker back in the late 80's and actually worked MedEvac and the
hyperbaric chamber. I was able to friend...
Forum: RV-6/6A 09-09-2016, 12:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,367
Posted By gmohr
Sam, no offense taken. I came from a light sport...

Sam, no offense taken. I came from a light sport with only an EFIS and a
couple of steam gauges. The beauty of these wonderful airplanes is that we
can and do configure them to our likes and...
Forum: RV-6/6A 09-09-2016, 12:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,367
Posted By gmohr
Thanks dvalle. I have yet to fly it. I have my...

Thanks dvalle. I have yet to fly it. I have my checkride on the 26th(3rd time is
a charm I hope) as the weather has knocked me out twice.
Forum: RV-6/6A 09-09-2016, 12:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,367
Posted By gmohr
Brad, I assume you are talking about the foam...

Brad, I assume you are talking about the foam grips. I have seen them installed
both ways. I bought the airplane this way and I may change the foam out later
as I have another 205 that I am...
Forum: RV-6/6A 08-25-2016, 12:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 989
Posted By gmohr
Congratulations on the new plane Philip. Welcome...

Congratulations on the new plane Philip. Welcome to the RV6A family.
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