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Forum: RV-10 12-04-2018, 07:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,516
Posted By falcon900guy
the stick is maybe a little low between my legs...

the stick is maybe a little low between my legs and somewhat takes away a little authority. i realize we had to make some adjustments to clear panel, but i would like the actual stick grip to be a...
Forum: RV-10 12-04-2018, 07:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,516
Posted By falcon900guy
i would love to have pictures if you don't mind.

i would love to have pictures if you don't mind.
Forum: RV-10 12-02-2018, 03:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,516
Posted By falcon900guy
stick height

i have the tosten stick grips and done some work on the stick because of touching the panel. we did some cutting and bent the stick to keep off of my aerosport panel. my challenge is stick seems to...
Forum: Probable Cause Documents Discussed 11-19-2018, 07:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,928
Posted By falcon900guy
The first couple of flights we found a few lines...

The first couple of flights we found a few lines needing a little tightening. I haven't put my interior in so I could easily get to my tunnel to check fuel lines, brake lines, and under the cowl for...
Forum: RV-10 11-17-2018, 07:31 AM
Replies: 453
Views: 392,206
Posted By falcon900guy
cant wait to see more interior shots. hoping to...

cant wait to see more interior shots. hoping to get mine in within the next two months
Forum: RV-10 10-28-2018, 08:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,087
Posted By falcon900guy
im not 100% but pretty sure that's who paul was...

im not 100% but pretty sure that's who paul was working with when my pedals were made. it might be a couple sets left over after paul moved on?
Forum: RV-10 08-31-2018, 03:09 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,761
Posted By falcon900guy
Bob, I sent you a private message about your...

Bob, I sent you a private message about your engine. Got a Lycon built engine as well and would love to pick your brain. kenny
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-03-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,584
Posted By falcon900guy
i think this is probably one of the most...

i think this is probably one of the most impressive built airplanes i've ever seen. if anybody gets a chance to see this airplane, talk with tom and get a tour.
Forum: Southeast 04-27-2018, 05:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 799
Posted By falcon900guy
PDK for the weekend

Im hanging out at PDK this weekend looking for a fly in somewhere near the Atlanta area. If there is anything going on where I might some Vans airplanes, especially RV10's, please let me know.

kenny
Forum: RV-10 04-25-2018, 05:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 819
Posted By falcon900guy
thanks everyone for your replies. looks like i...

thanks everyone for your replies. looks like i will have to make some adjustments to the stick
Forum: Reviews 04-25-2018, 05:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,765
Posted By falcon900guy
will it work with the controlapproach rudder...

will it work with the controlapproach rudder pedals? there aren't two torque bars like stock vans rudder pedals.
Forum: RV-10 04-24-2018, 02:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 819
Posted By falcon900guy
Stick and grip using Aerosport Panel

Iím using Infinity grips on an Aerosport symmetrical panel and researching what some have done to the sticks. Cut off some stick up top, at bottom of stick, or bend stick. What has been successful?
Forum: Trip Write-ups 04-04-2018, 03:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,594
Posted By falcon900guy
wow, that looks like so much fun my man. ...

wow, that looks like so much fun my man. gaylon's plane is fricking awesome!
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-12-2018, 06:25 AM
Replies: 880
Views: 580,368
Posted By falcon900guy
beautiful craftsmanship and beautiful airplane. ...

beautiful craftsmanship and beautiful airplane. great job and have fun flying!
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 11-03-2017, 06:42 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,998
Posted By falcon900guy
Amen to every post. This has probably been my...

Amen to every post. This has probably been my favorite post on this forum and can see inside each post during my build.
Forum: Southeast 09-22-2017, 02:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,707
Posted By falcon900guy
any rv10's going to be here for the event? im in...

any rv10's going to be here for the event? im in johnson city and would love to drive over to check this event out.
Forum: RV-10 08-02-2017, 05:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,213
Posted By falcon900guy
bill, that is awesome work on your build. thanks...

bill, that is awesome work on your build. thanks for the pics
Forum: RV-10 07-25-2017, 10:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,175
Posted By falcon900guy
we are close to being finished with ours but...

we are close to being finished with ours but still have a lot to do. hopefully when the guy who is helping me gets back from OSH, he will have seen one or two so we can make sure ours is on the right...
Forum: RV-10 07-24-2017, 02:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,175
Posted By falcon900guy
barrett

Bob,

Did you have to get a showplanes cowl for your barrett engine? this part of the build has taken a ton of work and figuring fabrication has taken a lot of work.

kenny
Forum: RV-10 07-20-2017, 05:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 568
Posted By falcon900guy
showplanes cowl at OSH

If anyone is with RV10 and Showplanes Cowl will be at OSH, could I have my build partner take an look and ask some questions? We are almost done but would like to take a look at the finish of...
Forum: RV-10 06-15-2017, 08:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 860
Posted By falcon900guy
Todd, I live in Vero Beach, FL and about two...

Todd,

I live in Vero Beach, FL and about two hours north. If you have time, I would love to drive down and check out your plane. Let me know if this works for you and I'll pass my phone number....
Forum: RV-10 05-29-2017, 04:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,850
Posted By falcon900guy
10:1

I sent you a PM
Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-09-2017, 06:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,227
Posted By falcon900guy
i love switzerland. it is so beautiful and wish...

i love switzerland. it is so beautiful and wish i could fly my rv over there.
Forum: RV-10 05-02-2017, 05:09 AM
Replies: 435
Views: 396,142
Posted By falcon900guy
nice paint job!

nice paint job!
Forum: RV-10 03-22-2017, 09:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,211
Posted By falcon900guy
cross bar on engine mount with barrett engines

Could anyone who has a Barrett engine who had to make a mod to cross bar on engine mount due to oil sump, please post or send me a picture after mod is done. falcon"nine zero zero"guy at...
Forum: RV-10 01-14-2017, 03:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,937
Posted By falcon900guy
i probably shouldn't have said "easy". what was...

i probably shouldn't have said "easy". what was going through my head with different methods other people told me to use, i had built up this fear of how hard it was going to be. driving the chisel...
Forum: RV-10 01-14-2017, 08:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,937
Posted By falcon900guy
broken window.

ok, so i won't get shut out and not have a "0" on replies, I'm going to say the process of eliminating the remaining plexi around the fiberglass window channel was kinda easy. i took a chisel and...
Forum: RV-10 01-12-2017, 04:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,937
Posted By falcon900guy
broken pilot door window

attached my windows over a year ago using lord adhesive and forgot to clean the excess ooze off on the interior side of the door. today was trying to clean the globs off around the window, and i had...
Forum: Propellers 08-18-2016, 11:33 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 30,966
Posted By falcon900guy
MT governor

I ordered a MT prop and governor about 3 weeks ago and now see this thread. Just curious, is this a problem with all gov's or just units from a couple years ago?
Forum: RV-10 06-20-2016, 03:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,044
Posted By falcon900guy
Thank everyone who gave insight on the axle...

Thank everyone who gave insight on the axle extension. Looks like a change when I get home on extensions!

Kenny
Forum: RV-10 06-19-2016, 08:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,044
Posted By falcon900guy
axle extension for RV-10

I'm fitting the wheel pants currently and remember some people saying they put another axel extension on RV10 with Matco wheels. What did use and what is the purpose? Will Vans extension work on...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-31-2016, 02:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,040
Posted By falcon900guy
i was trying to follow the story, but i was more...

i was trying to follow the story, but i was more interested in that good looking RV10.
Forum: RV-10 04-14-2016, 06:25 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,696
Posted By falcon900guy
poh

please send to falcon900guy@comcast.net

thank you

kenny
Forum: RV-10 04-03-2016, 05:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,299
Posted By falcon900guy
RV-10 builders at Sun n Fun

are there any rv10 builders on this forum going to be at Sun n Fun with your airplane thursday and friday?

kenny
Forum: RV-10 01-08-2016, 03:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,376
Posted By falcon900guy
ACE Performance has a motor producing over 350 HP...

ACE Performance has a motor producing over 350 HP and wanted to talk to someone that has a motor with over 300 HP and how does it operate on the RV10
Forum: RV-10 01-07-2016, 04:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,376
Posted By falcon900guy
horsepower on IO540

is there anyone have a motor producing over 315+ horsepower on a RV10? im not worried about "why would you want more horsepower?". i just want to know if there is anyone who reads this site if they...
Forum: RV-10 01-05-2016, 06:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,488
Posted By falcon900guy
O/H Console fitted and working on permantely attatching

i think i have my overhead console fitted pretty good on cabin top, but it's time to make things look nice and neat. what is the best way to prime the console for paint? i see a lot of people's...
Forum: RV-10 01-01-2016, 01:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,713
Posted By falcon900guy
awesome work. i just pulled my cabin top off...

awesome work. i just pulled my cabin top off yesterday so we can pretty up the interior portion and paint. you do great work!
Forum: My RV Build Project 11-18-2015, 06:29 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 34,313
Posted By falcon900guy
this project is the coolest thing since sliced...

this project is the coolest thing since sliced bread, especially getting the kids involved with the build. congratulations and good job!

kenny cole
Forum: RV-10 09-11-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 686
Posted By falcon900guy
westchester, NY

any RV10 drivers in KHPN area? I'm in town for a couple of days and wanted to get out of the hotel and see a RV10.

kenny cole
615-473-6974
Forum: RV-10 09-08-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 13,213
Posted By falcon900guy
ACE-perfomrance.com

you can contact kevin at ace-perfomance.com regarding his engines
Forum: RV-10 08-28-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 9,805
Posted By falcon900guy
Mcmaster Carr Door Seal for RV-10

i know a lot of people are using the mc master door seal for the rv10, but does anybody have a model number or any other info i can use to order the door seal?
Forum: RV-14 08-09-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,122
Posted By falcon900guy
that is one sexy panel

that is one sexy panel
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-07-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,909
Posted By falcon900guy
titan r series engines

Has anyone heard any news about the new R Series engines that Titan Engines was selling?
Forum: RV-10 08-02-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,529
Posted By falcon900guy
ok, after spending a couple hours looking at...

ok, after spending a couple hours looking at build logs, i now understand what i have to do filling in low spots etc. wow, i have a ton of work on the cabin and doors but its all worth it
Forum: RV-10 08-02-2015, 05:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,529
Posted By falcon900guy
i want to thank everyone for all the help. i can...

i want to thank everyone for all the help. i can do this!
Forum: RV-10 08-01-2015, 04:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,529
Posted By falcon900guy
filling underneath cabin top

i think we have the cabin top fitted and ready to start drilling the holes to connect to fuselage. have been looking at different builders process underneath the cabin top preparation and have a...
Forum: RV-10 07-11-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,956
Posted By falcon900guy
im not what you call a mechnical kind of guy, but...

im not what you call a mechnical kind of guy, but i can say im way better than a year ago. if i could get the top on by myself, that would be a huge win because wouldn't have to depend so much on my...
Forum: RV-10 07-09-2015, 03:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,956
Posted By falcon900guy
thanks everyone for the help. we spent a few...

thanks everyone for the help. we spent a few hours after i sent the message and made some descent progress, and i now understand it is going to take a lot of sanding. i always question myself if i...
Forum: RV-10 07-09-2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,956
Posted By falcon900guy
Top canopy for RV-10

Well, I have made the cuts at the scribe lines and there are a few places that are cut mor than 3/4" wide the plans say. We have tried to put the top on and looks like there is a ton of sanding just...
Forum: RV-10 06-20-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,224
Posted By falcon900guy
looks like i need to do more research. i have...

looks like i need to do more research. i have been in one store and it was pretty cool. thanks for that info!
Forum: RV-10 06-20-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,224
Posted By falcon900guy
i went to lowe's because there are no harbor...

i went to lowe's because there are no harbor freight stores near me, and i looked at an oscillating tool. due to the price of the tool, a customer service rep talked me into a dremel using cutting...
Forum: RV-10 06-20-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,224
Posted By falcon900guy
thanks for all the replies guys. i have used a...

thanks for all the replies guys. i have used a combination of die grinder, and i picked up a dermel yesterday plus some cutting wheels. dremel with cutting wheels has been the best combo so far. ...
Forum: RV-10 06-18-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,224
Posted By falcon900guy
cutting scribes on canopy

day one of cutting the canopy, and wow! we tried cutting with a jigsaw and worked ok, but when it came time to cut around the corners of the door it got fun. i bought a couple of metal cut wheels...
Forum: RV-10 05-28-2015, 05:36 AM
Replies: 777
Views: 517,616
Posted By falcon900guy
nice pictures john. it is very motivating to see...

nice pictures john. it is very motivating to see all those pictures, and it's even cooler to see all the people with experience who helped on the project. hope to see the finished product soon!
Forum: RV-10 05-23-2015, 08:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,397
Posted By falcon900guy
i was wondering which seal is the right one as...

i was wondering which seal is the right one as well. guess the engine question took over.
Forum: RV-10 05-06-2015, 06:18 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 32,396
Posted By falcon900guy
thanks for the write up jesse. very helpful and...

thanks for the write up jesse. very helpful and very educating. look forward to hearing more about the project.
Forum: RV-10 04-22-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 396,142
Posted By falcon900guy
that is an awesome color scheme and great paint...

that is an awesome color scheme and great paint job on your airplane. bet you are smiling big right now.
Forum: RV-10 03-26-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 777
Views: 517,616
Posted By falcon900guy
awesome picture. can't wait to see mine with...

awesome picture. can't wait to see mine with wings connected!
Forum: Reviews 01-09-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,518
Posted By falcon900guy
rudder pedals

where are the rudder pedals coming from, and who can i talk to about them
Forum: Glass Cockpit 11-14-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 16,969
Posted By falcon900guy
i think i would like to do it as well. its just...

i think i would like to do it as well. its just overwhelming all the things a person can do to their airplane.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 11-14-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 16,969
Posted By falcon900guy
IM at a point on the build that would be easy to...

IM at a point on the build that would be easy to add whatever wiring for the yaw damper if needed so just trying to do my homework. I just haven't heard a lot of 10 owners who have talked about yaw...
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