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Forum: RV-10 08-18-2018, 07:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,179
Posted By catcrew
I saw another one at Osh this year. I doubled...

I saw another one at Osh this year. I doubled back and took a picture, but I do not remember who's plane this is. Great idea though

http://n17jp.com/images/images/20180726_135129.jpg
Forum: RV-10 07-29-2018, 02:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,831
Posted By catcrew
Mine helped me attach the wing top skins the...

Mine helped me attach the wing top skins the other day...but she wanted wine for efforts

http://n17jp.com/images/images/Wings/20180718_200835_20180729152153080.jpg
Forum: RV-10 01-21-2018, 05:42 AM
Replies: 769
Views: 506,486
Posted By catcrew
I have a similar rule but is temperature...

I have a similar rule but is temperature dependent. If the overnight low is below 45 F, then her car must be able to park back into the garage. ... basically all winter.
Forum: RV-10 01-20-2018, 03:29 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,601
Posted By catcrew
I started this process of mounting this today and...

I started this process of mounting this today and here was my findings.

When I mount everything according to the drawing as shown in this picture, I will need to drill 2 new holes per side into the...
Forum: RV-10 01-09-2018, 09:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,492
Posted By catcrew
thanks

Thanks for posting the website. My dad wants to come with me this year and is not in the best physical health so dragging him along for 10-14 hours a day is probably not the best idea. Renting a...
Forum: RV-10 12-11-2017, 09:38 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,063
Posted By catcrew
I operate in life under the pretenses of "rather...

I operate in life under the pretenses of "rather have them and not need them than need them and not have them".

This is kinda like that old saying the only time you have too much fuel onboard is...
Forum: RV-10 12-10-2017, 07:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,063
Posted By catcrew
It is 1/8 Here is the...

It is 1/8

Here is the link

https://www.aircraftspruce.com/catalog/elpages/copperbraid.php
Forum: RV-10 11-30-2017, 09:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,063
Posted By catcrew
You would probably need to remove the surfaces....

You would probably need to remove the surfaces. Here is a pic on where I installed them on the elevator. I installed a #10 screw and put 2 nuts on it. I debated the type but ultimately used a Lowes...
Forum: RV-10 11-30-2017, 06:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,063
Posted By catcrew
I am not flying and a long way from flying;...

I am not flying and a long way from flying; however, I understand my mission and have been installing static wicks as I have been building. I built doubler and mounting points for 2 on each elevator...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-15-2017, 10:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 819
Posted By catcrew
There was a whole discussion in the last week or...

There was a whole discussion in the last week or two about flush static ports are unreliable (I think it was in the -10 forum). They need to have the protrusion to get the port out of the air right...
Forum: RV-10 10-12-2017, 07:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 989
Posted By catcrew
Not to hijack the thread....but, speaking of...

Not to hijack the thread....but, speaking of shipping large parts, has anyone had to ship the center wing spar separately? I purchased a fuse kit from a 3rd party and it does not have the center...
Forum: RV-10 10-11-2017, 09:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 989
Posted By catcrew
If you still need the thickness, .062 I just...

If you still need the thickness, .062 I just riveted them to the spar yesterday so I had to get creative to measure them.
Forum: RV-10 10-11-2017, 09:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 955
Posted By catcrew
When you buy the full set of plans on the memory...

When you buy the full set of plans on the memory stick (why they don't have a secure download location is beyond me) it will include all the optional plans as well. Well worth the 10 + shipping they...
Forum: RV-10 10-11-2017, 09:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,411
Posted By catcrew
They have sent me an Excell sheet for the wing...

They have sent me an Excell sheet for the wing kit. I am sure they have the same for the others. Just a quick email to them.

Like the others said, get rid of the bags though. I am up to 3 storage...
Forum: RV-10 08-20-2017, 03:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,006
Posted By catcrew
Trim cable anchor brackets

I know the parts for the trim cable anchor brackets are chincy as supplied from Vans.
Page 9-7 step 4.

Whom is the current suppliers of the more robust form of these anchors?
Forum: RV-10 08-20-2017, 03:19 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,727
Posted By catcrew
I was thinking of doing the same thing. I am a...

I was thinking of doing the same thing. I am a ways out from needing to solve the actual logistics of this though. I live in NC and an extended taxi without AC can get miserable in the summer.
Forum: RV-10 07-12-2017, 05:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 762
Posted By catcrew
Copied for ant

Patrick,

so I pretty much copied your idea (or at least 80% of it) for the VOR antennae. I was surprised how little info was out there regarding mounting an antenna up top. Everyone else seems to...
Forum: RV-10 07-10-2017, 04:07 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,099
Posted By catcrew
My second visit to OSH, first time as an RV10...

My second visit to OSH, first time as an RV10 builder. My friend (Russ) and I will be there Sunday night as well. Thanks for hosting this and can't wait to meet you guys..
Forum: RV-10 06-08-2017, 06:30 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 10,301
Posted By catcrew
I was just about to mention the tropical storm...

I was just about to mention the tropical storm aspect. In my 25 years of flying, I have had to pull the alternate static once on a Mooney and it was because it was parked outside during a tropical...
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