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Forum: Visual Flight Rules 02-03-2018, 09:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,336
Posted By ryan
And on the other side of the same coin, special...

And on the other side of the same coin, special use airspace will often be under NOTAM due to being scheduled, but it won't actually be active at the time that you're wanting to pass through it. ...
Forum: Northeast 12-21-2009, 03:17 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 820
Posted By ryan
Cincinnati area hangar space wanted, temporary

I'm attempting to fly home for the holidays so I'm looking for temporary hangar space in the Cincinnati area. It's a -4 on short gear so it might be able to share with a with a high-wing. Dates...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-09-2009, 11:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,147
Posted By ryan
Depending on where they live relative to the...

Depending on where they live relative to the base, the Stafford airport may be a faster drive anyway, so it's definitely the better choice. Fredericksburg's airport isn't too far away either. If...
Forum: Texas (North) 10-16-2009, 05:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,971
Posted By ryan
Thanks to VAF, I think my airplane is able to fly...

Thanks to VAF, I think my airplane is able to fly a lot more often than it would without this resource. It's safer, too.


Here's the damage to the epoxy leading...
Forum: Texas (North) 10-12-2009, 11:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,971
Posted By ryan
Thumbs up We went with the JB-Weld solution and it worked...

We went with the JB-Weld solution and it worked well. It was a simple repair, the problem wasn't bad at all once I figured out how that prop was designed. After waiting on the weather for a long...
Forum: Texas (North) 10-10-2009, 09:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,971
Posted By ryan
Upon close inspection and checking the Prince...

Upon close inspection and checking the Prince website we were able to determine two things:

- The prop is not composite as I thought, there is no composite material visible in the damage. It is...
Forum: Texas (North) 10-10-2009, 07:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,971
Posted By ryan
I've pulled the prop and I have a ride home, but...

I've pulled the prop and I have a ride home, but I'll need temporary shelter for the airplane until I can come back with a good prop. I'm still accepting offers for a loaner if there are any...
Forum: Texas (North) 10-09-2009, 10:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,971
Posted By ryan
Stranded in Midland - Prince prop damaged

Hello everyone I need some help.

I just arrived in Midland for the CAF airshow and found a good sized chunk (1/2" wide by 1/4" in deep) was missing from the leading edge of the prop on my -4. ...
Forum: RV-4 09-09-2009, 11:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,166
Posted By ryan
I have a -4 that I wouldn't mind showing and...

I have a -4 that I wouldn't mind showing and discussing with you, I'm in Kingsville so not too far away. I've learned a lot in the few short months that I've owned it and I could offer you some...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-20-2009, 11:25 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,886
Posted By ryan
Exactly. It was explained to me that VFR on top...

Exactly. It was explained to me that VFR on top clearance on an IFR flight plan reduces the traffic separation requirements for ATC because you can now "see and avoid," and you fly at VFR cruising...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-20-2009, 10:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,851
Posted By ryan
This spring I had Ohio to Florida adventure with...

This spring I had Ohio to Florida adventure with similar wx but we weren't nearly as well equipped, having only a basic GPS, no metal c/s prop, and no oxygen. We had to land at random airports every...
Forum: Propellers 08-20-2009, 03:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,504
Posted By ryan
I have one on my -4 and I really like it.

I have one on my -4 and I really like it.
Forum: RV-4 08-18-2009, 05:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 7,840
Posted By ryan
That's what I'm hoping to do. There are already...

That's what I'm hoping to do. There are already two faired outlets there for the old pipes but they will mostly disappear with a 2" cut.



I was just wondering whether anyone had made the switch...
Forum: RV-4 08-17-2009, 06:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 7,840
Posted By ryan
Crossover to 4 pipe conversion on O-320

Thread revival for a first post question...

Due to a recent in flight failure, a second pipe cracking at the flange, and poor fit around the oil pan (it's literally melting to the exhaust pipe), I'm...
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