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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-31-2012, 08:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,817
Posted By Andrew Sego
I think the decal idea is pretty brilliant,...

I think the decal idea is pretty brilliant, actually. No clue on IP law in Norway, however. :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-10-2012, 08:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,320
Posted By Andrew Sego
Autozone park in Memphis is pretty close to...

Autozone park in Memphis is pretty close to DeWitt Spain airport, just a few miles north of downtown. Autozone is supposed to be one of the nicest minor league parks around, and it's a neat place to...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 05-14-2012, 08:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,485
Posted By Andrew Sego
It's covered after the policy has been in force...

It's covered after the policy has been in force for two years (in MN, state laws differ).... but in any case cashing in on your own life insurance is a scam that seems to have at least one fatal...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-09-2012, 09:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,261
Posted By Andrew Sego
Before I got into aviation I had a Lotus Elise. ...

Before I got into aviation I had a Lotus Elise. By far the best, most visceral car I've ever driven. No power steering, no power windows, no cup holders, no upholstery, no air conditioning for all...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-06-2012, 04:41 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 17,885
Posted By Andrew Sego
I'm so sorry to hear that. Best wishes to his...

I'm so sorry to hear that. Best wishes to his family.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-14-2011, 03:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,738
Posted By Andrew Sego
I thought USC didn't have their own stadium...

I thought USC didn't have their own stadium either...

You'd do better by staying in the SEC. The coeds and tailgaters are much prettier. Ole Miss has a shuttle to and from the airport (also owned...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-30-2011, 07:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,274
Posted By Andrew Sego
We also have a German Shepherd in the house and...

We also have a German Shepherd in the house and an RV in the garage. Nice combo you have going there. :)
Forum: RV-8/8A 08-21-2011, 12:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,231
Posted By Andrew Sego
I built my -7 fuse before my quicklbuild wings...

I built my -7 fuse before my quicklbuild wings came in. Might be different with the -8 but I kind of doubt it.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-16-2011, 10:22 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 27,892
Posted By Andrew Sego
Dr. Chien is really a pleasant and erudite man in...

Dr. Chien is really a pleasant and erudite man in person. He's helped untold pilots keep their medical certs, many of whom had lost all hope of continuing to fly. Like many pilots (even maybe one...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-16-2011, 09:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,312
Posted By Andrew Sego
It's great to see old tools getting used. I wish...

It's great to see old tools getting used. I wish I had some of my grandfather's old stuff - it's probably all rusting away in some barn or landfill somewhere. :mad:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-28-2011, 09:36 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,217
Posted By Andrew Sego
This reminds me of some things I read a while...

This reminds me of some things I read a while back about how reliability centered maintenance came into being...

edit: It was probably this article...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-23-2011, 03:05 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 119,919
Posted By Andrew Sego
Glad you guys are ok. Just as importantly, you...

Glad you guys are ok. Just as importantly, you have personalized shirts?! I knew I got into this hobby for a reason - there's so much to look forward to. :D
Forum: Safety 05-12-2011, 11:40 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 97,886
Posted By Andrew Sego
Picking it up locally would be a big plus, since...

Picking it up locally would be a big plus, since most of the products you'd want are going to be hazmat and incur a big shipping upcharge.
Forum: Safety 05-12-2011, 08:20 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 97,886
Posted By Andrew Sego
This is what I used. Flamemaster CS1900 Firewall...

This is what I used. Flamemaster CS1900 Firewall Sealant (http://www.skygeek.com/flamemaster-cs-1900-sealant-6-oz.html). Available from several different vendors.
Forum: RV-7/7A 05-11-2011, 12:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,595
Posted By Andrew Sego
I was going to go with either Aerosport or...

I was going to go with either Aerosport or Mattituck. When I called Aerosport they treated me kind of like I was a telemarketer who'd called during dinner (it was around 3-4pm pacific when I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-07-2011, 11:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,224
Posted By Andrew Sego
Just call. They'll fix you right up over the...

Just call. They'll fix you right up over the phone, very quick and easy.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-23-2011, 09:32 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 48,832
Posted By Andrew Sego
MSRP may be installed price. Sarasota avionics...

MSRP may be installed price. Sarasota avionics quotes the MSRP on the 430W as $11,295. If that's the case then it's not a significant price increase from what it's replacing.
Forum: RV-7/7A 03-14-2011, 08:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,358
Posted By Andrew Sego
I would love a pdf of the plans to stare at while...

I would love a pdf of the plans to stare at while at work.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-08-2011, 08:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,169
Posted By Andrew Sego
I decided on a -7 after flying in an -8. The -8...

I decided on a -7 after flying in an -8. The -8 is an awesome airplane but a huge part my mission/dream is traveling with my wife; I didn't want her sitting in the back seat staring at my head the...
Forum: Reviews 10-29-2010, 10:59 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 39,179
Posted By Andrew Sego
I would also be in for a set of bushings. I...

I would also be in for a set of bushings. I already have a couple of Crow harnesses.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-25-2010, 09:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,549
Posted By Andrew Sego
I'd rather fly Hawaii in a Breezy. Wouldn't that...

I'd rather fly Hawaii in a Breezy. Wouldn't that be something? :D
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-11-2010, 05:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,981
Posted By Andrew Sego
True! Alas, I am a provincial -7 builder and did...

True! Alas, I am a provincial -7 builder and did not consider the advantages of a vertical configuration in a less spacious panel. :o
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-11-2010, 02:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,981
Posted By Andrew Sego
Thanks for the writeup, Paul. The vertical...

Thanks for the writeup, Paul.

The vertical screens are kind of a turn-off for me aesthetically compared to the wider screens other EFIS manufacturers are starting to prefer. At first glance it...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-11-2010, 11:32 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 12,351
Posted By Andrew Sego
Thanks for updating your info sheet, Rosie. ...

Thanks for updating your info sheet, Rosie. Whenever I feel tired of building I check out your website for inspiration!
Forum: Southeast 05-24-2010, 01:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,588
Posted By Andrew Sego
There may be room in the EAA hangar at DeWitt...

There may be room in the EAA hangar at DeWitt Spain for your airplane. PM me if you want contact info.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-31-2010, 02:55 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,455
Posted By Andrew Sego
I think Kitplanes has improved since I started...

I think Kitplanes has improved since I started getting it a couple of years ago, but maybe it's just my understanding of the content that's gotten better. :)
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-14-2010, 11:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,141
Posted By Andrew Sego
My tool set did not come with a specific dimple...

My tool set did not come with a specific dimple die for the size you're talking about. I countersunk the lead, inserted it into the skins, pushed the screws through the holes, and used the rivet gun...
Forum: Tools 12-29-2009, 12:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,238
Posted By Andrew Sego
Nice find... hope I don't need it anytime soon.

Nice find... hope I don't need it anytime soon.
Forum: Tools 11-15-2009, 09:56 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,860
Posted By Andrew Sego
You probably run your paper plates through the...

You probably run your paper plates through the dishwasher, too... ;)

Seriously, though, after less than a year some of my clecos are showing surface rust. Any pointers on the best way to rehab the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-15-2009, 05:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,222
Posted By Andrew Sego
Congrats! Great looking engine...

Congrats! Great looking engine...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-18-2009, 01:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,114
Posted By Andrew Sego
Hey Fox... we talked at some EAA meetings back...

Hey Fox... we talked at some EAA meetings back last year about getting started. Glad you finally bit the bullet. I'm about done with the emp and moving on the the fuse (doing QB wings).

Shoot me...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 09-03-2009, 11:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,009
Posted By Andrew Sego
Looks good, Jerry. I've always wanted to fly out...

Looks good, Jerry. I've always wanted to fly out west.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-11-2009, 06:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,473
Posted By Andrew Sego
That idiom really made me laugh. Thanks for...

That idiom really made me laugh. Thanks for that. :D

Be careful teaching things to your wife... the moral high ground is the most dangerous place to be in any relationship! My wife has been a...
Forum: Alternative Engines 08-07-2009, 06:46 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 22,731
Posted By Andrew Sego
If you click through the firewall forward kit...

If you click through the firewall forward kit section far enough you get to a pricing comparison. According to them it's cheaper than a Lycoming. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-03-2009, 10:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,326
Posted By Andrew Sego
Just ordered new parts and a longeron yoke to...

Just ordered new parts and a longeron yoke to squeeze 'em correctly with. :cool:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-03-2009, 02:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,326
Posted By Andrew Sego
Looking at other threads on the subject is what...

Looking at other threads on the subject is what led me to try to pop rivet. A short bolt would work fine, I think, but I just hate to mangle the hole any more than I already have by drilling out the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-03-2009, 10:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,326
Posted By Andrew Sego
BSPQ-5-4 Pop Rivet

I was joining E-703 to E-704 on the elevators and enlarged a hole while drilling out a number 4 rivet. I enlarged with a 19 bit and placed a BSPQ-5-4 pop rivet. The pop rivet's entire shaft pulled...
Forum: RV-4 06-30-2009, 11:42 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,094
Posted By Andrew Sego
Any chance you could borrow a prop?

Any chance you could borrow a prop?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-12-2009, 02:22 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,652
Posted By Andrew Sego
Heh.... I'll bet the builders outnumber the...

Heh.... I'll bet the builders outnumber the flyers around here. :D
Forum: RV-6/6A 06-12-2009, 09:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,309
Posted By Andrew Sego
One thing that's stuck in my head about engine...

One thing that's stuck in my head about engine size is... you don't see many people with big engines lamenting their decision. You do see some people with smaller engines occassionally wish they'd...
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-04-2009, 07:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,078
Posted By Andrew Sego
I'm also interested in doing this... building...

I'm also interested in doing this... building empennage now. Any tips?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-03-2009, 12:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,313
Posted By Andrew Sego
I'd be happy to call you "dad" if you build me an...

I'd be happy to call you "dad" if you build me an airplane. ;)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-23-2009, 08:30 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 9,205
Posted By Andrew Sego
How do you read from all those little round...

How do you read from all those little round screens? And where are the buttons? :confused: :p

Seriously, this is a very cool thread.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-11-2009, 12:19 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 13,565
Posted By Andrew Sego
Here's one of the old threads: Dumbest Pedestrian...

Here's one of the old threads:
Dumbest Pedestrian Questions (http://www.vansairforce.com/community/showthread.php?t=6572&highlight=neighbor)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-03-2009, 10:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,274
Posted By Andrew Sego
People tend to forget that the insurance division...

People tend to forget that the insurance division of AIG has been highly profitable.

Glad to hear everything's going well... can't wait to see pics of you back in the air in that pretty black plane!...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-02-2008, 02:54 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 13,694
Posted By Andrew Sego
That's generally true, if the situation is...

That's generally true, if the situation is unusual. Life insurance policies have a "contestability period", usually around 2 years but dependent on state law, which states that if you provided false...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-23-2008, 08:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,247
Posted By Andrew Sego
Happy birthday! 50 is the new 30, ya know. ;)

Happy birthday! 50 is the new 30, ya know. ;)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-26-2008, 11:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,301
Posted By Andrew Sego
I'm still holding out hope for a repeal in...

I'm still holding out hope for a repeal in Tennessee and Mississippi. I can't find gas without ethanol anywhere and the sheer stupidity and short-sightedness of it all makes me sick.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-26-2008, 11:00 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,351
Posted By Andrew Sego
I would think that some of the differences in...

I would think that some of the differences in efficiency stem from the generally higher speed of airplanes and the concurrent increase in air resistance. The faster you want to go, the harder you...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-13-2008, 05:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 885
Posted By Andrew Sego
I got a ride from Jerry this afternoon and had a...

I got a ride from Jerry this afternoon and had a great time. This definitely cements my interest in RVs.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-13-2008, 10:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 885
Posted By Andrew Sego
Looking for a ride near Memphis

I'm looking to get my first ride in an RV sometime soon - and one for my wife if possible. I'd be very happy to buy lunch for a trip around the patch.

I need a little extra motivation to finish up...
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