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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-05-2019, 09:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 680
Posted By rjt194
Another Frank Lloyd Wright house, Kentucky Knob,...

Another Frank Lloyd Wright house, Kentucky Knob, is also nearby, as is Fort Necessity.
Forum: GPS 07-13-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 907
Posted By rjt194
You can write your own SD card....

You can write your own SD card.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fJmMdIvb8zE
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2018, 08:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,167
Posted By rjt194
Just look at everything that Vlad does in the 9...

Just look at everything that Vlad does in the 9 and you will realize it is a very capable machine. He is quite possibly the best ambassador for what RV's are capable of and a constant inspiration....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-05-2018, 11:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,041
Posted By rjt194
Congratulations!

Congratulations!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-26-2017, 06:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,803
Posted By rjt194
Novasolve 780 claims to work with piston. So the...

Novasolve 780 claims to work with piston.

So the question is why does coloured smoke work with jets and not piston? Exhaust not hot enough?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-26-2017, 10:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,803
Posted By rjt194
It is done with specialty dyes in the...

It is done with specialty dyes in the oil.

http://novaspecialties.com/aerobatic-smoke/
http://www.coloredsmoke.com/products.html#aerial
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-27-2016, 11:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,255
Posted By rjt194
Digital Thickness Gauge...

Digital Thickness Gauge #66319

http://www.harborfreight.com/hand-tools/measuring-tools/digital-thickness-gauge-66319.html
Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-25-2016, 08:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,329
Posted By rjt194
I really hope the Tri-Motor arrives tomorrow -...

I really hope the Tri-Motor arrives tomorrow - I'm taking my brother in law for a ride in it on Friday!
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 05-18-2016, 01:34 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 9,187
Posted By rjt194
So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers...

So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-29-2016, 05:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,237
Posted By rjt194
If you are an AOPA member their flight planner...

If you are an AOPA member their flight planner has range circles.
Forum: RV-10 03-12-2016, 07:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,441
Posted By rjt194
Chain cable carriers

Sounds like an almost perfect application for chain cable carriers https://www.google.com/?gws_rd=ssl#q=chain+cable+carrier
Forum: Northeast 06-26-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 868
Posted By rjt194
I wish we were able to make it out. We have 4...

I wish we were able to make it out. We have 4 puppy mill rescues.

We did have five, but we recently lost our first one, Lady Grey, to cancer. The plane discussions with my wife are firming up now on...
Forum: Builder Website Links 06-23-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 10,937
Posted By rjt194
Have you considered adding the site to the...

Have you considered adding the site to the Internet Archive? http://archive.org/web/
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-13-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,905
Posted By rjt194
Another place we stayed on the same vacation was...

Another place we stayed on the same vacation was the Inns at Westwood Farm (http://www.innatwestwoodfarm.com/).

Orange County Airport (KOMH, http://orangecountyva.gov/index.aspx?nid=150) is 7 miles...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-13-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,905
Posted By rjt194
Luray

Last year we stayed at the South Court Inn in Luray (http://www.southcourtinn.com/).

My wife actually chose it because one of the owners is building a Mustang 2 in his barn. His day job is an...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 07-09-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,881
Posted By rjt194
There's also the de Havilland Aircraft Museum...

There's also the de Havilland Aircraft Museum just outside London...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-20-2013, 10:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 830
Posted By rjt194
http://i1173.photobucket.com/albums/r587/rjt194/SA...

http://i1173.photobucket.com/albums/r587/rjt194/SAA%20Wynkoop%20Fly-in%20August%202013/IMG_5704.jpg

http://i1173.photobucket.com/albums/r587/rjt194/SAA%20Wynkoop%20Fly-in%20August%202013/IMG_5716.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-20-2013, 10:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 830
Posted By rjt194
http://i1173.photobucket.com/albums/r587/rjt194/SA...

http://i1173.photobucket.com/albums/r587/rjt194/SAA%20Wynkoop%20Fly-in%20August%202013/IMG_5698.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-20-2013, 10:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 830
Posted By rjt194
http://i1173.photobucket.com/albums/r587/rjt194/SA...

http://i1173.photobucket.com/albums/r587/rjt194/SAA%20Wynkoop%20Fly-in%20August%202013/IMG_5701.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-20-2013, 10:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 830
Posted By rjt194
http://i1173.photobucket.com/albums/r587/rjt194/SA...

http://i1173.photobucket.com/albums/r587/rjt194/SAA%20Wynkoop%20Fly-in%20August%202013/IMG_5697.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-20-2013, 10:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 830
Posted By rjt194
http://i1173.photobucket.com/albums/r587/rjt194/SA...

http://i1173.photobucket.com/albums/r587/rjt194/SAA%20Wynkoop%20Fly-in%20August%202013/IMG_5683.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-20-2013, 10:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 830
Posted By rjt194
http://i1173.photobucket.com/albums/r587/rjt194/SA...

http://i1173.photobucket.com/albums/r587/rjt194/SAA%20Wynkoop%20Fly-in%20August%202013/IMG_5680.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-20-2013, 09:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 830
Posted By rjt194
photos

Went to the fly-in for a while Saturday morning and took a bunch of pictures.

You can find them all at http://s1173.photobucket.com/user/rjt194/library/SAA%20Wynkoop%20Fly-in%20August%202013

Here...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-12-2012, 10:17 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,388
Posted By rjt194
Born in Britain in 1972. Started learning the fly...

Born in Britain in 1972. Started learning the fly in the UK - have 40.9 hours so far. Moved here in 2008 to work at a university (H1B visa), got my green card last year. Decided I want to get my...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-30-2011, 01:40 PM
Replies: 10
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Views: 1,475
Posted By rjt194
Congratulations!

Congratulations!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-23-2011, 09:36 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 10,309
Posted By rjt194
The AvWeb article clearly states its opinion on a...

The AvWeb article clearly states its opinion on a source it hasn't cited. Does anyone have a copy (or a link) to the actual FAA notice? I haven't seen anything on the FAA, AeroNav or NFDC/FADDS...
Forum: Painting your RV 11-18-2011, 08:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,327
Posted By rjt194
Thanks for the info :)

Thanks for the info :)
Forum: Painting your RV 11-17-2011, 01:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,327
Posted By rjt194
For those that used the Rustoleum, did you use...

For those that used the Rustoleum, did you use the alumnium primer (http://www.rustoleum.com/CBGProduct.asp?pid=523) first, or just spray onto the bare metal? Also how many spray cans did it take (or...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-15-2011, 02:48 PM
Replies: 529
Views: 95,084
Posted By rjt194
Both for my wife: N146ML - Her birthday, 14th...

Both for my wife:

N146ML - Her birthday, 14th June, plus her initials

N816ML - the day we got engaged, August 16th, plus her initials

I guess I'm just going to have to build two :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-12-2011, 09:00 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 15,781
Posted By rjt194
One of the members of EAA 45 built his own...

One of the members of EAA 45 built his own nav/strobes http://www.eaa45.org/html/jeff_peterson_lancair_360.html.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-10-2011, 02:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,966
Posted By rjt194
Digital Obstacle File:...

Digital Obstacle File: http://aeronav.faa.gov/index.asp?xml=aeronav/applications/digital/dof

Looks like there was a digital navaid file once available...
Forum: Tools 11-09-2011, 09:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,875
Posted By rjt194
This may be it...

This may be it http://www.costco.com/Browse/Product.aspx?Prodid=11698979
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-01-2011, 09:02 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,886
Posted By rjt194
Found this video of...

Found this video of it:

http://youtu.be/HqeZ158wS3I
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-01-2009, 03:58 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 10,717
Posted By rjt194
Being (originally) from the UK this makes perfect...

Being (originally) from the UK this makes perfect sense :)

If you're in Russia you'll hear everything in metric.

The odditity in the US (not sure if its used elsewhere) is barometric pressure is...
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-30-2009, 03:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,996
Posted By rjt194
Only when she cooks...

Only when she cooks...
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-30-2009, 02:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,996
Posted By rjt194
Sure she can...

Sure she can http://www.wikihow.com/Cook-Food-on-Your-Car%27s-Engine (http://www.wikihow.com/Cook-Food-on-Your-Car%27s-Engine) :rolleyes:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-28-2009, 02:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,342
Posted By rjt194
If you're going to the Canadian side, there's The...

If you're going to the Canadian side, there's The Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum (http://www.warplane.com/index.html is in Hamilton, and Fort George in Niagara on the Lake. There's also loads of...
Forum: Alternative Engines 06-26-2009, 08:50 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 55,577
Posted By rjt194
Just because something is legal, doesn't mean...

Just because something is legal, doesn't mean it's sensible.

Let me rephrase what I originally said. If having wobbly prop (or high performance engine, or retractable undercarriage), it would be...
Forum: Alternative Engines 06-25-2009, 07:06 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 55,577
Posted By rjt194
Reading this there are three things that...

Reading this there are three things that particularly stand out as a newbie builder.


it's not a race. Don't rush to finish the build and don't cut corners. Make sure everything is installed...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-23-2009, 02:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,524
Posted By rjt194
NAF

There's a brief history on Vans website http://vansaircraft.com/public/nigerian.htm
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-19-2009, 04:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,690
Posted By rjt194
I know nothing about mounting engines or...

I know nothing about mounting engines or resulting sag...

But it might be worth checking/retorquing the mounts in case they settled?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-19-2009, 04:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,800
Posted By rjt194
Artists oils can take several weeks (or months)...

Artists oils can take several weeks (or months) to fully dry, so it would stay fluid for a test flight. it's quite thick though, so you will want to thin it (artists use linseed oil, but you can use...
Forum: Tip up canopy vs. Sliding canopy 06-12-2009, 02:38 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 26,552
Posted By rjt194
Thank you :)

Thank you :)
Forum: Tip up canopy vs. Sliding canopy 06-12-2009, 02:22 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 26,552
Posted By rjt194
So for upside down egress it doesn't really...

So for upside down egress it doesn't really matter which canopy you have? Do the canopies always break?



You're right - I misremembered the wording of the FAR.
Forum: Tip up canopy vs. Sliding canopy 06-12-2009, 01:42 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 26,552
Posted By rjt194
I'd have thought that anyone doing aeros would be...

I'd have thought that anyone doing aeros would be wearing a parachute. (Isn't it a legal requirement for aero's in anything other than single place aircraft?).

If you're not wearing a 'chute, not...
Forum: Tip up canopy vs. Sliding canopy 06-12-2009, 01:21 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 26,552
Posted By rjt194
Ease of egress from a nose over is often...

Ease of egress from a nose over is often mentioned as a benefit of the slider. Is there a difference in in-flight egress? The slider seems an obvious yes - is it possible to eject the tip-up canopy?...
Forum: Tip up canopy vs. Sliding canopy 06-12-2009, 10:31 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 26,552
Posted By rjt194
Third option?

I've been thinking about this for a while.

The arguments are based on the assumption that you either slide backwards, or tip forwards. That leaves two other options - tip backwards, or slide...
Forum: Tools 06-12-2009, 08:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,564
Posted By rjt194
(First post!) It's like any emulsion. If left to...

(First post!)

It's like any emulsion. If left to sit, over time the parts separate (e.g. a bottle of ketchup or mustard where the vinegar separates out). But mix it back together and its ok. When...
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