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Forum: Mid-Atlantic 02-14-2020, 07:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 172
Posted By Amazon-1
I'm building an RV-14A in Midlothian

I am just beginning the finish kit so you can easily see the size (though you can't sit in it).

I can also show you what building is like.


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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-12-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 247
Posted By Amazon-1
There is one at JGG

Not sure the guy who owns it is on VAF. I think it is down for it's annual though. Reach out to Jon Mulder (on here) he knows the owner.

I owned an RV-8 for several years. I am 6' tall (on a good...
Forum: RV-14 02-12-2020, 06:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 400
Posted By Amazon-1
Brakes - are they in the kit?

I got my 14A finish kit a couple days ago. The inventory sheet lists brakes but I was only able to find the calipers. No rotors or brake pads. Before i call Vans, I thought I’d ask builders who are...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-21-2020, 08:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,416
Posted By Amazon-1
My $17 mistake

I am building an RV-14A. Over the weekend I made a mistake that will cost me $17. I have to buy a six foot length of piano hinge (again). I am pretty sure it is an error in the plans rather than...
Forum: My RV Build Project 01-04-2020, 07:44 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 9,843
Posted By Amazon-1
White Waltham

At the beginning of this thread you mentioned learning to fly out of WW. Though an American, i lived a in Reading 20 years ago. Lots of fond memories of flying out of WLAC including flying the Super...
Forum: Mid-Atlantic 12-30-2019, 01:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 719
Posted By Amazon-1
Im building a 14A in Richmond, VA

60% done,60% to go.

Forum: Builder Website Links 12-16-2019, 08:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,140
Posted By Amazon-1
My new build site

I am building an RV-14A (or more correctly I purchased a partially built project).

I hope to be flying by late summer 2020.

Here is my builder’s log: ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-09-2019, 06:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 511
Posted By Amazon-1
Thanks for the quick informative reply! I was...

Thanks for the quick informative reply!

I was asking about audio call outs, but with the visual indications I suppose they are not needed.

Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-09-2019, 07:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 511
Posted By Amazon-1
Garmin G3 / Autopilot question

I am building an RV-14A. It will have a G3 Touch + Garmin autopilot. On my previous airplane (RV-10) with a Trutrak autopilot when I was flying an approach on the autopilot, it would do call outs...
Forum: RV-14 10-29-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,559
Posted By Amazon-1
This sounds like what I want to do. I assume...

This sounds like what I want to do.

I assume there is no way to accidentally pull the handle the way you have it.

Care to share a photo of your install?


Forum: RV-14 10-29-2019, 09:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,559
Posted By Amazon-1
Canopy release handle

I am planning my RV-14A build.

I think the release handle takes up too much very valuable panel space in the RV-14. I understand some people just cut it off behind the panel making it unavailable...
Forum: RV-14 10-18-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,552
Posted By Amazon-1
I want to build an RV-14A in my basement...

Luckily it is a walkout basement.

The doorway is 70" wide. Can anyone check their plans or built airplane and tell me if the fuse on the gear would fit through a 70" opening? My wife is a pretty...
Forum: RV-14 10-18-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,200
Posted By Amazon-1
RV-14A as an IFR platform

I have previously owned both an RV-8 and an RV-10. I occasionally flew the RV-8 in IMC without issue. I more regularly flew the RV-10 in IMC also without issue.

I am beginning to consider building...
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