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Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-07-2008, 08:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,910
Posted By ohiopilot
Awesome!! Thanks for sharing, Dave.

Awesome!! Thanks for sharing, Dave.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-19-2008, 07:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,517
Posted By ohiopilot
You want to talk real rudder...

You want to talk real rudder damage:

http://www.talkingproud.us/HistoryB52NoTail.html

Yikes!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-18-2008, 06:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,517
Posted By ohiopilot
I see TWO awesome vehicles in the #2 photo. What...

I see TWO awesome vehicles in the #2 photo. What is the one in the background? Lotus Elise?
Forum: RV-4 11-04-2007, 04:40 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 247,739
Posted By ohiopilot
Beautiful! It looks like it's going 210mph...

Beautiful! It looks like it's going 210mph sitting on the ground.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-29-2007, 09:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,808
Posted By ohiopilot
Good luck getting any type of response back from...

Good luck getting any type of response back from AirNav. If you do, you are "the man".

:rolleyes:

(I've tried many times for different reasons.)
Forum: RV-3 08-12-2007, 09:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,341
Posted By ohiopilot
Congrats! I've been checking periodically on the...

Congrats! I've been checking periodically on the RL site.

It's a beauty!
Forum: RV-4 07-12-2007, 09:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,163
Posted By ohiopilot
Awesome news, Craig! So is it final? Got any...

Awesome news, Craig! So is it final? Got any good information you want to PM me via SP.com?

:)

Can't wait for a pirep!!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-01-2007, 11:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,548
Posted By ohiopilot
Direct...

Direct link:

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/NASA932
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-25-2007, 09:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,227
Posted By ohiopilot
Nice, Brian!!

Nice, Brian!!
Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-27-2007, 10:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,668
Posted By ohiopilot
Sounds like a great trip! Thanks for the pirep...

Sounds like a great trip!

Thanks for the pirep on Harlan! My cousins own a coffee shop in downtown Harlan, so I'll be making that my fuel stop between Ohio and Colorado.
Forum: Photography 05-18-2007, 02:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,813
Posted By ohiopilot
Not sure if this would fit, but they offer a .2...

Not sure if this would fit, but they offer a .2 version.

180 degrees!!!

http://royallens.com/

I ordered their .5 back when I was skydiving. Very good stuff and low profile.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-13-2007, 06:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,866
Posted By ohiopilot
Sweet lookin' bird! Congrats!!

Sweet lookin' bird! Congrats!!
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 02-22-2007, 08:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,423
Posted By ohiopilot
Delivery of my RV-4

Rick Gray and his buddy delivering my RV-4 to my airport. Too bad I never got to fly it.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HwKjq9m4gZ0
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-22-2007, 01:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,905
Posted By ohiopilot
Tried to sell it here - no go. Put it on eBay -...

Tried to sell it here - no go.

Put it on eBay - sold in 4 hours.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-13-2007, 04:24 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 7,745
Posted By ohiopilot
Another interested in the -496 here... Too late?

Another interested in the -496 here...

Too late?
Forum: RV-4 02-13-2007, 04:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,391
Posted By ohiopilot
I can say that you shouldn't put a newly...

I can say that you shouldn't put a newly purchased RV-4 in an old hangar before a major wind storm.

If you do, you'll never get to fly it.

Don't ask how I know.

Best of luck and have fun.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-02-2007, 08:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,867
Posted By ohiopilot
Congrats on getting it down and keeping yourself...

Congrats on getting it down and keeping yourself safe.

-Brandon
Forum: Virtual Hangar 01-07-2007, 07:45 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 51,799
Posted By ohiopilot
VERY entertaining thread... bookmarked for when I...

VERY entertaining thread... bookmarked for when I have more time to follow all the links!

Thanks.

:)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-29-2006, 12:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,843
Posted By ohiopilot
Wanna bet that was a company car? :\

Wanna bet that was a company car?

:\
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-29-2006, 09:37 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,646
Posted By ohiopilot
Beautiful! I can't wait to see some more photos...

Beautiful!

I can't wait to see some more photos of the inside/panel/outside/etc...

:)
Forum: GPS 12-29-2006, 08:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,054
Posted By ohiopilot
Here are a few things that might add to your...

Here are a few things that might add to your fun:

- For getting the tracks and saving my image files, I use Expert GPS (http://www.expertgps.com). You can import images and other stuff which brings...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-27-2006, 08:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 887
Posted By ohiopilot
VAF...

VAF store:

http://vansairforce.net/shirts_and_caps.htm

Tons of clothing:

http://www.cafepress.com/dougreeves

Sweat shirt:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-27-2006, 08:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 15,520
Posted By ohiopilot
Alan...remember where you are. You're asking a...

Alan...remember where you are. You're asking a huge group of RV'ers which one they prefer.

What did you expect?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-21-2006, 10:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,069
Posted By ohiopilot
Front page. A bird hit an RV-10. Pics are there.

Front page. A bird hit an RV-10. Pics are there.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-19-2006, 03:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,803
Posted By ohiopilot
Awesome, Michael!! Thanks for the photos and...

Awesome, Michael!! Thanks for the photos and congrats on doing something you love for a living. Everyone should be so fortunate.
Forum: RV-8/8A 12-16-2006, 10:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,841
Posted By ohiopilot
Love that pic! It's the new desktop on my PC...

Love that pic! It's the new desktop on my PC after some crop and digital mojo:

http://home.woh.rr.com/mountainman/arapp_combo.jpg
Forum: Virtual Hangar 12-13-2006, 09:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 44,987
Posted By ohiopilot
Won't the splatter on the back of your neck tell...

Won't the splatter on the back of your neck tell you that?

:eek:

Beautiful aircraft, Paul. Best looking -8 I've seen yet.
Forum: Engine Monitors 12-13-2006, 09:12 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,125
Posted By ohiopilot
Glad to hear the CC worked with you! Was it...

Glad to hear the CC worked with you! Was it AMEX? They are the best.

After reading this thread, reading this off the JPI website seems downright...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-07-2006, 01:54 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,548
Posted By ohiopilot
ProCoach... a 480TVL camera should do you well. ...

ProCoach... a 480TVL camera should do you well. (I'll have some test video in the next 7 days from above Leadville, CO and surrounding area.)

Bob... have you downloaded Windows Movie Maker 2 yet? ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2006, 10:40 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,548
Posted By ohiopilot
I like the idea earlier of using a MiniDV...

I like the idea earlier of using a MiniDV recording deck. However, they are not cheap.

If I was building (and when I do), I'll have multiple cameras with their own RCA plug coming into the cockpit....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2006, 09:16 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,548
Posted By ohiopilot
I personally think a cleverly mounted A/B(/C/D?)...

I personally think a cleverly mounted A/B(/C/D?) switch would make it VERY easy. Do a maneuver and if you want it recorded in another view, flip the view and do it again!

Be careful when choosing a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2006, 09:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,441
Posted By ohiopilot
NTSB...

NTSB report:

http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief2.asp?ev_id=20050526X00676&ntsbno=NYC05LA085&akey=1
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2006, 08:45 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,548
Posted By ohiopilot
Mark - that is awesome!!

Mark - that is awesome!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2006, 06:49 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,548
Posted By ohiopilot
Some other cool shots would be from the wing...

Some other cool shots would be from the wing tip(s), belly, top of canopy or maybe a gear leg.

If you could just find a way to mount the small cam, you could do all kinds of things.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-05-2006, 10:14 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,548
Posted By ohiopilot
Expensive cameras! I do like the mounts they...

Expensive cameras!

I do like the mounts they have. Those are pretty slick.

I'd also be interested in that DVR. We have one at my company, but it isn't made to record video for our purposes.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-05-2006, 02:10 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,548
Posted By ohiopilot
Joe, THe bullet camera in my photo above is a...

Joe,

THe bullet camera in my photo above is a 2.2mm lens that has 170degrees FOV. That is WIDE. I like it.

If you need a wide-angle for your camera, check out Royal Lens (big in...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-05-2006, 08:23 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,548
Posted By ohiopilot
The tape is just the protective stuff on the...

The tape is just the protective stuff on the lens. I haven't used the camera yet in a plane, so I haven't taken it off.

:)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-04-2006, 08:37 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,548
Posted By ohiopilot
Also be careful of that DVD recorder... they...

Also be careful of that DVD recorder... they don't necessarily play automatically in your DVD player. It just means that it is recording the data on a DVD disc (4.7GB if single layer). My guess is...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-04-2006, 08:36 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,548
Posted By ohiopilot
Here is the setup I was talking about in my...

Here is the setup I was talking about in my post:

http://home.woh.rr.com/mountainman/camsetup.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-04-2006, 11:27 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,548
Posted By ohiopilot
I work in the CCTV industry and bought some...

I work in the CCTV industry and bought some cameras, cables and battery packs a few months ago when I bought my RV-4. Well, due to the winds, I never got to use them.

However, I bought a color 480...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-28-2006, 07:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,597
Posted By ohiopilot
Here's an RV-4 to get you...

Here's an RV-4 to get you started...

http://www.towerhobbies.com/products/greatplanes/gpma0010.html
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-28-2006, 10:19 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 10,384
Posted By ohiopilot
All of you who've posted, can you say the...

All of you who've posted, can you say the dimensions of your shape and if it is/isn't enough space and why?

I'm also contemplating a shop in the backyard and would appreciate info.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-28-2006, 08:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,270
Posted By ohiopilot
Nice!! My son is 1 and I figure I'll start to...

Nice!! My son is 1 and I figure I'll start to build when he can deburr and such.

Cute picture!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-23-2006, 08:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,834
Posted By ohiopilot
Thanks again, guys. :)

Thanks again, guys.

:)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-23-2006, 10:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,834
Posted By ohiopilot
Hi guys...thanks for the advise. I totally agree...

Hi guys...thanks for the advise. I totally agree with you all.

However, my main issue is having nowhere to hangar it. I just can't get myself to tie it down outside in Ohio. If I lived in CA or...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-23-2006, 07:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,834
Posted By ohiopilot
Thanks, guys. It sounds like it isn't too...

Thanks, guys. It sounds like it isn't too bad.

I guess another reason selling came in as option "a" is because I have nowhere to put the airplane now. Also, after loosing 1/2 the hangars at the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-22-2006, 09:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,834
Posted By ohiopilot
The hangar basically blew right off the area and...

The hangar basically blew right off the area and the airplane just weathervaned into the wind. I don't suspect any internal damage since all control inputs work just fine (no binding). Also, I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-22-2006, 09:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,834
Posted By ohiopilot
Unhappy My Broken RV-4: Advise?

As I posted on our local RV Yahoo! Group:



Any help is greatly appreciated.

:(
Forum: RV-4 06-20-2006, 07:39 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 184,555
Posted By ohiopilot
Is this thread showing up as "stickied" for you...

Is this thread showing up as "stickied" for you guys?? It isn't for me.

edit: Now showing as sticky...

:)
Forum: RV-4 06-19-2006, 09:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,602
Posted By ohiopilot
I know of a -4 for sale built by a guy who is...

I know of a -4 for sale built by a guy who is 6'3". He built the seat back a few inches and it seems to work for him.

PM me if you're interested in details.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-19-2006, 08:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,683
Posted By ohiopilot
Two thumbs up...

Two thumbs up...
Forum: RV-4 06-16-2006, 08:33 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 184,555
Posted By ohiopilot
Show us your panel!

http://www.wrenfamily.org/n721jk_panel.jpg
Forum: RV-4 06-16-2006, 08:29 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 301,542
Posted By ohiopilot
Link no workie... [ed by dr....I fixed the link]

Link no workie...

[ed by dr....I fixed the link]
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-16-2006, 08:26 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 7,774
Posted By ohiopilot
<Griiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiin> or "We...

<Griiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiin>

or

"Weeeeeeeee!!!"

I think those two pretty much sum it up.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-15-2006, 10:36 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,927
Posted By ohiopilot
Sounds like you need to look at your own order...

Sounds like you need to look at your own order form and go from there...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-15-2006, 08:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,196
Posted By ohiopilot
Note: Since I didn't have any TW time, I could...

Note: Since I didn't have any TW time, I could not get on the "EAA Plan". Mine is underwritten by AIG.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-14-2006, 09:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,196
Posted By ohiopilot
I just got a quote from Falcon: - 40k hull on an...

I just got a quote from Falcon:

- 40k hull on an RV-4
- 190TT / 0TT in TW
- ASEL-IR

~$1750

I highly recommend them. I used Jim Nelson.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-14-2006, 08:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,055
Posted By ohiopilot
If I ever make it to Wichita Falls, I'll be...

If I ever make it to Wichita Falls, I'll be heading south for the day...

CONGRATS!!!

:)
Forum: RV-4 06-14-2006, 07:14 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 301,542
Posted By ohiopilot
Just delivered my pre-owned, new-to-me...

Just delivered my pre-owned, new-to-me...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-14-2006, 07:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 778
Posted By ohiopilot
Another new RV owner (RV-4)...

Since CraigH is my idol, I thought I'd buy an RV too. (J/k..) ;)

I bought a solid RV-4 here in Ohio through a buddy. It has the O-320 150HP and a Sensinich wood prop. The panel is pretty basic...
Forum: RV-4 06-11-2006, 08:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,602
Posted By ohiopilot
Weehoo!!! :D I'm looking forward to Tuesday so...

Weehoo!!!

:D

I'm looking forward to Tuesday so I can sit in my hangar making airplane noises until I get my TW endorsement done...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-10-2006, 11:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 809
Posted By ohiopilot
Thanks, Mike. I think I just found a Champ at...

Thanks, Mike.

I think I just found a Champ at Tiffin (Seneca Co), but I'll check these places out too.
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