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Forum: RV General Discussion/News Today, 09:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 730
Posted By charger81
Never bought eyewear at Costco but given their...

Never bought eyewear at Costco but given their liberal return (I assume they would apply to eyewear) policy, if you don't like them or are not satisfied with how they perform, take 'em back.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-02-2017, 06:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 902
Posted By charger81
+1 on Costco. Used their site twice in the last...

+1 on Costco. Used their site twice in the last couple of months and no surprises. Also shows the best value out of all the classifications/sizes available.
Forum: RV-10 12-02-2017, 05:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,520
Posted By charger81
Dave.......Only 13,602 posts before you catch...

Dave.......Only 13,602 posts before you catch Mike!
Forum: Texas (North) 11-25-2017, 03:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 461
Posted By charger81
Don't count on any Longhorn stepping up. :D

Don't count on any Longhorn stepping up. :D
Forum: RV-12 11-09-2017, 11:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,245
Posted By charger81
The Green Lantern is retiring? Does the Justice...

The Green Lantern is retiring? Does the Justice League know about this? Holy Caped Crusader!

Seriously, a heartfelt "thank you" for your service!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-23-2017, 01:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 567
Posted By charger81
Congrats Ernie! Incredible what you are doing...

Congrats Ernie! Incredible what you are doing for kids across the nation with this program.

Hope to see you in McKinney on November 11th at our Expo that will feature the McKinney Aviation...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-09-2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,601
Posted By charger81
What Mel said!

What Mel said!
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 10-06-2017, 09:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,575
Posted By charger81
Guten Tag! Welcome aboard.

Guten Tag!

Welcome aboard.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-12-2017, 11:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,551
Posted By charger81
According to this source, the famous horse was...

According to this source, the famous horse was owned not by John Larkin, but by his father – if true, this would mean that not only did Revere ride a borrowed horse, but a borrowed, borrowed horse....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-05-2017, 03:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,026
Posted By charger81
Congrats Garet!

Congrats Garet!
Forum: RV-14 08-25-2017, 09:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,503
Posted By charger81
This thread has to go to the VAF Hall of Fame. :D

This thread has to go to the VAF Hall of Fame.

:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-24-2017, 02:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,065
Posted By charger81
Meet Rick & Susan Aronow - High Fliers

Article appearing in the Dallas Morning News. Rick and his wife Susan show off their...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-17-2017, 11:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 686
Posted By charger81
Great story! Well done Josh and many thanks...

Great story!

Well done Josh and many thanks Ernie!
Forum: RV-14 08-04-2017, 01:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 846
Posted By charger81
Wish you lived here in our neck of the woods...

Wish you lived here in our neck of the woods Barry. We could always use another experienced mentor for our Eagle's Nest RV-12 Student Built Project. Can never have too many mentors!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-18-2017, 10:13 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,880
Posted By charger81
Ditto. Could see them last night but not this...

Ditto. Could see them last night but not this morning.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-17-2017, 12:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,899
Posted By charger81
Classic

Where would we be without the women in our lives? I guess "oblivious"!

Big congrats!
Forum: RV-12 06-08-2017, 09:09 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 12,294
Posted By charger81
New model?

RV-12 Tail Dragger
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-05-2017, 09:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,197
Posted By charger81
AeroLift?

http://armaerospace.com/

Find someone willing to let you share hangar space?
Forum: My RV Build Project 06-03-2017, 02:10 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 10,932
Posted By charger81
Paraphrasing Tony Curtis from the movie Operation...

Paraphrasing Tony Curtis from the movie Operation Petticoat in describing the rough neighborhood where he grew up; It was called Noah's Ark.....if you didn't travel in pairs, you just didn't travel! ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-02-2017, 02:52 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,606
Posted By charger81
any downside to using milk jugs full of water and...

any downside to using milk jugs full of water and then frozen rather than ice? Wonder if the ice would last longer contained in the plastic and also, would relative humidity be lower?
Forum: Texas (South) 06-01-2017, 01:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 776
Posted By charger81
Wow!

Hooks is $375 - $450 for T-hangar as per their website.
Forum: RV-14 05-31-2017, 12:35 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,645
Posted By charger81
Maybe a new thread?

Show a picture of the condition of your crate when delivered.

If Vans' crating is insufficient for the rigors of transportation (skids attached with staples vs. dry wall screws for example), might...
Forum: RV-14 05-30-2017, 03:19 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,645
Posted By charger81
regardless....

Based on what others who have posted, it sounds like Vans will get it all resolved and there is no wrong decision; refuse to accept or accept and work with Vans to get replacement parts as needed.
Forum: RV-14 05-30-2017, 01:39 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,645
Posted By charger81
Options?

Does the customer have the option of refusing the shipment when the shipping crate has been so obviously damaged?

Or is one obligated to receive the shipment "as-is" and then work out an insurance...
Forum: Texas (South) 05-03-2017, 05:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 469
Posted By charger81
Great!

Hope he can help you out.
Forum: Texas (South) 05-03-2017, 05:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 469
Posted By charger81
Check your PM.

Check your PM.
Forum: RV-10 05-01-2017, 03:45 PM
Replies: 410
Views: 346,116
Posted By charger81
That is.......

SA-WEET!!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: RV-12 04-30-2017, 01:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,193
Posted By charger81
http://www.eaglesnestprojects.org/

http://www.eaglesnestprojects.org/
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-13-2017, 08:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 674
Posted By charger81
Thanks!

Big appreciation to the Teachers involved; Todd Curtis and Nathan McAfee. These things don't happen without the Mentors and big thanks go out to all of them as well as Phil Campbell.

Finally,...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 04-06-2017, 01:23 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 36,715
Posted By charger81
the list is long....

I bet if all the "in-process" RV's of every pilot that wished they could take this trip were to magically get completed tomorrow, Rosie would have a need for a Zulu Flight.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-23-2017, 02:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,586
Posted By charger81
Two Thumbs Up!

Great program Ernie!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-16-2016, 12:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,893
Posted By charger81
Resurrecting an old thread

In today's Wall Street Journal (Opinion Section), there is a commentary by Jonathan Riches and Thomas P. Gross entitled "Ride-Sharing For Pilots Is No Flight Of Fancy".

In it, the article discusses...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-08-2016, 02:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,894
Posted By charger81
Escadrille

Escadrille
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-08-2016, 08:39 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,894
Posted By charger81
Money well spent

Money well spent
Forum: RV-14 10-21-2016, 01:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,943
Posted By charger81
Curious

How did you transport back to NM?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-09-2016, 09:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,706
Posted By charger81
Believe me....

You'll be so much happier with South Padre vs. Corpus Christi. Florida-type white sandy beaches vs Grey, some time tar ball beaches in Corpus/Port Aransas.

Avg temps in December are hi of 71 and...
Forum: RV-12 09-12-2016, 03:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,868
Posted By charger81
Pucker Factor

Wow, now that's scary!
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 08-02-2016, 11:47 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 116,731
Posted By charger81
Smile Celebrity Sighting

Isn't that John Stamos?
Forum: RV-10 04-27-2016, 09:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,685
Posted By charger81
Congrats

Way to go Rick!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-15-2016, 01:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,248
Posted By charger81
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-24-2016, 03:02 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 18,135
Posted By charger81
Oh come on....you missed a great opportunity...

Oh come on....you missed a great opportunity there....."plane un-smart"!!!!!!

:D
Forum: Propellers 02-26-2016, 08:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,840
Posted By charger81
Thread most likely to get hijacked

I could see this thread getting off into the weeds rather quickly......:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-12-2016, 03:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,091
Posted By charger81
Had to look that one up! :rolleyes:

Had to look that one up! :rolleyes:
Forum: RV-14 12-10-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,985
Posted By charger81
From the Van's website under the 14: BUYING...

From the Van's website under the 14:

BUYING IT

The Kit price is yet to be determined, but a preliminary estimate for a completed, flying airplane is around $90,000.

We think the RV-14 will be a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-07-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,902
Posted By charger81
Alternative?

Say what you will about this show (and I don't disagree with anything said yet), it's the only show that made me sit up and say, "That's Jay Pratt's 'Borrowed Horse'....I've met that guy!"
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 07-21-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,873
Posted By charger81
RV Grin - Mississippi Mud Cake and a scoop of...

RV Grin - Mississippi Mud Cake and a scoop of vanilla ice cream!
Forum: RV-12 05-07-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,392
Posted By charger81
Sales Tax on auto...

My experience was in Texas and involved a car, not a plane.

I had leased a car and then, when the lease was up, chose the buyout option. Arranged the buyout and paid the sales tax on that...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 04-28-2015, 07:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,399
Posted By charger81
That color looks familiar.......

Wasn't Doug's scooter that color?

]ed. It was coral! ;^) dr]
Forum: Trip Write-ups 04-27-2015, 03:06 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 16,779
Posted By charger81
Why is he going to San Antonio?

I was tracking you yesterday afternoon and was very confused as to why you were headed to San Antonio. Cheaper fuel? Shooting IFR approaches? :confused:

Never considered you were picking up the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-09-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,762
Posted By charger81
Good Looking Crew!

They would make any Dad proud!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-12-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,166
Posted By charger81
Sportys DVD

Mike,

I'm currently using the Sporty's Learn to Fly DVD series. No problem using it on my laptop as well as my desktop.

It did not ask for a "key" or any other input that would give one the...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-23-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 33,342
Posted By charger81
That was a good one.....

:D

I really did laugh out loud on that one.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-23-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 33,342
Posted By charger81
Classic Shot

Vlad,

Your wake boarding picture is classic! The phrase that comes to mind when I see that is "Live Life To The Fullest".

Next, I'm half-way expecting to see a picture of you wrestling a grizzly...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-12-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,884
Posted By charger81
What he said

I find I'm not wearing any T-shirt that is cotton anymore.
Forum: RV-9/9A 06-17-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,437
Posted By charger81
Good Job!

Good job Joel.

Who knows, you may have had a kid in your airplane who someday, may be the 1st person to set foot on the planet Mars. And they'll credit that aviator who took the time to share...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-29-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,528
Posted By charger81
After......

a weekend of watching War Movies in honor of Memorial Day, your picture makes me want to scream out, "Bail out Craig, bail out!".

Great shot!

Mike
Forum: RV-12 05-23-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,325
Posted By charger81
Thought the same thing.....

Good news: you've won an RV-12!

Bad news: you've won an RV-12 and you now have ~$125,000 additional income to pay taxes on.

Will he also owe sales tax to the State of Texas?
Forum: RV-9/9A 05-19-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,491
Posted By charger81
Wunderbar!

Congrats to you both!
Forum: Texas (North) 05-06-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,239
Posted By charger81
Average Relative Humidity in June by City

Atlanta: 70
Boston: 69
Chicago: 66
Dallas: 66
Denver: 49
Houston: 75
Los Angeles: 76
Miami: 76
New Orleans: 76
New York: 65
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-05-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,993
Posted By charger81
Haven't finished yet?

Well, I guess there is no need to ask what you've been doing in your spare time. :D
Forum: RV-14 04-03-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,866
Posted By charger81
Whoops....

Scraping the egg off my face! :eek:

Sorry Manny.....have fun and looking forward to your report.
Forum: RV-14 04-03-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,866
Posted By charger81
Yea?

Manny,

I know you're an engineer but couldn't you dig just a little deeper and expound on your flight experience just a tad? Give it up man! It's the RV-14.....give us some details! :D
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