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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-18-2018, 06:11 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,846
Posted By phobos_49
I'm not Archimedes

You are fighting the 7:1 ratio. This is ancient engineering.

Your slide must be more vertical or your tail wheel block must be taller. This will fix your problem.

Jarhead
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-18-2017, 05:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,187
Posted By phobos_49
Acro/ACM/G's

Almost 68
5.5 in the 8, (ACM)
+6.5 , -2 in Pitts S-1
All in the last 30 days
It's the body not the age 👍🚀
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-13-2017, 12:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,011
Posted By phobos_49
Reeder Distributor 817-429-5957. $59 +tax. Per...

Reeder Distributor 817-429-5957.
$59 +tax. Per case. XC 20/50
Near SE Loop 820 and Hw 287.
Forum: ADS-B 05-09-2017, 07:34 AM
Replies: 703
Views: 201,252
Posted By phobos_49
If you're configuration is set to "anonymous "...

If you're configuration is set to "anonymous " the FAA system can't find your record and will not generate a report.
Reconfigure to show your N number and you should get a report in minuets.
Forum: Formation Flying 08-12-2012, 04:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,507
Posted By phobos_49
I can't wait. The sight is up for a week and the...

I can't wait. The sight is up for a week and the number of members is growing fast. Don't take too long. There are only so many rooms reserved.
It's going to be COOL. :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-12-2012, 08:06 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 13,584
Posted By phobos_49
10 SEC.

It only takes 10 seconds if I take the ELEVATOR. Add 5 seconds if I take the stairs. I can always look out the window into the hanger.
Yes it is grate. :D

Lucky Guy
Forum: RV-1 04-06-2012, 05:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 11,130
Posted By phobos_49
Your Photos almost brougth me to tears. The...

Your Photos almost brougth me to tears.


The light in van's eyes was blinding.


Thank you.:o
Forum: RV-1 04-04-2012, 04:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,970
Posted By phobos_49
Always a way

There is always a way to make it work. Good fix on the brakes.
There is no dought about getting more room by removing the seat back.
It might be a little hard on the back of the neck against the...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 03-19-2012, 04:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,324
Posted By phobos_49
Sea Base

It looks like a SEA BASE to me. I see a taxiway on the side.:o
Roy
Forum: GPS 03-19-2012, 04:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,734
Posted By phobos_49
Smile WingX

Wing X is the best. I use it ALL the time. It has so many uses I could not do with out it. I have it on my Iphone. I am sure it is even better on an IPad.:)
Roy
Forum: RV-1 03-19-2012, 03:38 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 38,150
Posted By phobos_49
The ONE

I can't say enoughabout Dan and James. You are both guilty of OUTSTANDING work. Thank you so much Dan. You have proved that is takes many GOOD people to bring an older airplane back to SAFE flying...
Forum: RV-1 03-14-2012, 08:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 11,916
Posted By phobos_49
log book

I have forgotton where I have posted. The RV-1 Flys grate if not as fast as we might have hoped. We might need to push up the power to get a little better speed. It is a small cockpit. My first leg...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-13-2012, 07:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,849
Posted By phobos_49
5500

lots of bells and ...
Dose it come with an AUTOPILOT ? :rolleyes:
Jarhead
Forum: RV-1 03-13-2012, 06:32 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 38,150
Posted By phobos_49
The Hat

At least my head was not in it.
The flight went fine. We had a nice tailwind on the way out of DFW area. It was over 2 hrs. to M79 Hooks. That was hard on an old man's knees and Bu_. Coming out of...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-11-2012, 09:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,798
Posted By phobos_49
RV-1

No gear leg fairings. They were not on the original.
The radio wooks just fine. 5 by 5.
The "ONE" looks grate with the wheelepants on it, and it picked up 5 mph as well.
Scott Card and I will try to...
Forum: RV-1 02-28-2012, 07:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 15,898
Posted By phobos_49
Don't get set on the DATE just yet. The LR...

Don't get set on the DATE just yet. The LR weather is for chance of rain from 3/7 to 3/13 at Hicks.
I am optimistic because my forcast is as good as there's.;)
Jarhead
Forum: RV-1 02-28-2012, 02:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 15,898
Posted By phobos_49
Talking Well it looks like Scott Card got on the list a...

Well it looks like Scott Card got on the list a while back and is ready to go. That will make him No. one.
Walt you would be No. two but my wife won't let me have a credic card.
That leaves Dave B...
Forum: RV-1 02-21-2012, 06:06 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 26,667
Posted By phobos_49
Paul is right. The ONE flys grate ! Loged 1.2...

Paul is right. The ONE flys grate !
Loged 1.2 today. JUST LIKE AN RV. Not quite as light.
Tracks stright. Climbs at 110 mph like an RV.
Cruise : 2400 rpm/ 140 MPH. 2300rpm/ 130 MPH. 2000rpm. 110...
Forum: Formation Flying 01-24-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,838
Posted By phobos_49
looks realy GOOD guys. Good job. ;)

looks realy GOOD guys.
Good job.
;)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-23-2012, 05:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,093
Posted By phobos_49
OK 6 Then. If you wnat it that way. ;)

OK 6 Then. If you wnat it that way.

;)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-23-2012, 05:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,093
Posted By phobos_49
4 6 6A 7 7A 8 8A 9 10 That is 9.

4
6
6A
7
7A
8
8A
9
10
That is 9.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-12-2012, 07:26 PM
Replies: 471
Views: 208,200
Posted By phobos_49
OK Boomer. Roy The House Boy (Jarhead) goes ALL...

OK Boomer. Roy The House Boy (Jarhead) goes ALL the way over.
I also make a realy good meatloaf.:D
Forum: Safety 01-12-2012, 07:05 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 9,150
Posted By phobos_49
What a Thread. I have mine on the Throttle. Not...

What a Thread. I have mine on the Throttle. Not hard to keep on and not hard to let go of.:D
Forum: Texas (North) 12-01-2011, 08:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,142
Posted By phobos_49
BFR

PM sebt with number.
Roy:D
Forum: Texas (North) 11-08-2011, 06:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,569
Posted By phobos_49
Jarhead is in for the FUN. I would like to see...

Jarhead is in for the FUN. I would like to see some new pilots show up.
It will be fun eather way.:D
Forum: Texas (North) 11-04-2011, 04:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,290
Posted By phobos_49
Smile They are working on it. They have new name The...

They are working on it. They have new name The BEACON.
I don't think they will be open this SATURDAY the 5th.
The sooner the better. :)
Forum: Texas (North) 09-04-2011, 02:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,022
Posted By phobos_49
Open Formation practice

Open Formation practice (KLNC) September 18TH 0900.
This is not to be a clinic. This is a practice that you can join in on.
Bring your plane and see what its like to fly formation with a safty...
Forum: Formation Flying 09-02-2011, 04:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,051
Posted By phobos_49
I am looking to have a good time flying and...

I am looking to have a good time flying and having a lot of FISH (beer).:D
I hope we have a big flight on Sunday.
Forum: RV-1 08-31-2011, 05:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,223
Posted By phobos_49
The floorboards are ready to go back in.:D The...

The floorboards are ready to go back in.:D
The panel is ready to go back in.:D
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-11-2011, 04:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,514
Posted By phobos_49
Do you have anything tied to the valvecover...

Do you have anything tied to the valvecover screws.
Do you have anything raped with that black plastic spiral wire guard.
If so. This material can melt and turns into what looks like grease. I have...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-03-2011, 08:21 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,246
Posted By phobos_49
That was FALCON FLIGHT, Thank you. We did have a...

That was FALCON FLIGHT, Thank you. We did have a member of Team RV as Number 2. He did grate.
Next year the hope is to have 40, that is right 40 in a formation.
See you there.
:cool:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-03-2011, 04:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 9,370
Posted By phobos_49
I say an RV-82. Think P-82. Two RV-8 FUS. with a...

I say an RV-82.
Think P-82.
Two RV-8 FUS. with a center section wing and a tail.
You would have a 4 place Twin.
What could be better?
:cool:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-03-2011, 03:49 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,246
Posted By phobos_49
Short. There should be an RV-DAY. Including...

Short.
There should be an RV-DAY.
Including Showcase and Airshow.
:cool:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-18-2011, 05:17 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 13,698
Posted By phobos_49
Boomer you know I'll be there. Get there early....

Boomer you know I'll be there.
Get there early. The beer may run low.
Jarhead:D
Forum: RV-8/8A 05-15-2011, 07:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,062
Posted By phobos_49
I flew J's FIRST RV-6 for over 1500 Hrs. When I...

I flew J's FIRST RV-6 for over 1500 Hrs.
When I sold it I got an RV-8 He helped build.
You can't go wrong with "J"
:D
Forum: Formation Flying 05-02-2011, 07:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,180
Posted By phobos_49
Good Job. 32 ship ! GOOD JOB !!! :)

Good Job.
32 ship ! GOOD JOB !!!
:)
Forum: Alternative Engines 04-25-2011, 06:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,902
Posted By phobos_49
Just say NO ! You will be doing the testing of...

Just say NO !
You will be doing the testing of there engine at YOUR expense, and at your risk. It won't do what you think it will.
Roy :confused:
Forum: Trip Write-ups 04-22-2011, 04:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,746
Posted By phobos_49
It's not stick movement. It's PRESSURE. The stick...

It's not stick movement. It's PRESSURE. The stick will move but you need to think pressure.
TO & LND
Roy
Forum: RV-12 04-22-2011, 04:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,991
Posted By phobos_49
You may have a no. 3. I have been in a number of...

You may have a no. 3. I have been in a number of RV's and have had the servo be a drag on the stick on one or two.
Roy
:rolleyes:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-30-2011, 05:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,614
Posted By phobos_49
Get the big ones if they will fit. The more the...

Get the big ones if they will fit. The more the better.
You can alwase close off the NACA duct in the winter.
:o
Forum: Safety 03-30-2011, 05:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,153
Posted By phobos_49
I think it is my job to help anyone who is going...

I think it is my job to help anyone who is going to fly an RV if I can.
Why would I not do this.
:o
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-27-2011, 03:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,070
Posted By phobos_49
Not tomarow but TWO DAYS LATE. Why not use...

Not tomarow but TWO DAYS LATE.
Why not use BLUETOOTH Tech, for ALL to talk to all.
If one goes down, you only loose that one.
This might save 20 lbs. of wire.
You could replace any one item.
Just...
Forum: Tools 10-05-2010, 08:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,949
Posted By phobos_49
I'll make you an offer. 1/2 price 1 ea 3 pc...

I'll make you an offer.
1/2 price
1 ea

3 pc step drill kit $61.95
Rotabroach Hole cutter $69.95
12 pc 1/8" shank carbide burr $85.95
1-1/2" tatco hand squeezer ...
Forum: Texas (North) 10-05-2010, 07:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,296
Posted By phobos_49
at least 4 at Hicks (T67). You do inside or ready...

at least 4 at Hicks (T67).
You do inside or ready to go.
Call Tom Marton
C (682) 429-6901
H (817) 439-2182
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-24-2009, 05:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,353
Posted By phobos_49
dancing

I did not see the dance. I will be glad to do a BIG dance whin I get an RV-8.
Your table and chirs will not be safe on that day. I well dance with anything.
Jarhead
RV-6 N46RV Chace.:Ddance
Forum: Texas (North) 09-12-2009, 09:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,063
Posted By phobos_49
I could help you. My name is Roy Geer. I am a CFI...

I could help you. My name is Roy Geer. I am a CFI located at Hicks (T67).
My cell is (817) 253 1795.

Roy Geer
Jarhead
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-11-2009, 07:19 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,907
Posted By phobos_49
I would flip-flop to Ground control. That way I...

I would flip-flop to Ground control. That way I might be able to talk to the tower, and not block the tower frq.
Roy Geer (Jarhead)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-17-2006, 08:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,695
Posted By phobos_49
VLJ = Very Large Jet

VLJ = Very Large Jet
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-17-2006, 08:14 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,801
Posted By phobos_49
I did not know you were having this problem too...

I did not know you were having this problem too Rusty. I would get back to your painter to see what he thinks he can do. I have the same vent tube on my 6 and have no such problem.

Jarhead
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