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Forum: Reviews 07-18-2017, 01:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 771
Posted By Bernie Knight
Thumbs up What a great experience. I'm fortunate in having...

What a great experience.

I'm fortunate in having Australian aerobatic champs assisting me and 30,000 hours plus pilots passing on their experience. It's such a confidence builder.:cool:

I may get...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 07-18-2017, 01:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,176
Posted By Bernie Knight
Sensational photos. I'm not sure if we have the...

Sensational photos. I'm not sure if we have the big wide sandy beaches here in Victoria - that have not be ripped up by fisherman in 4 x 4's. There are a few suitable beaches in South Australia. :D
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-17-2017, 06:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,325
Posted By Bernie Knight
Thanks for the feedback. I am going through and...

Thanks for the feedback.

I am going through and looking at various Threads and build Blogs.
Forum: My RV Build Project 07-15-2017, 07:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,325
Posted By Bernie Knight
Exclamation Mirror

Good morning all.

I've seen a few different mirrors mounted on what I will call the front rollbar hoop screen support. This is on the RV8

I considering placing a mirror up here and was wondering...
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-21-2017, 01:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,139
Posted By Bernie Knight
SHF Thanks for Posting the photos...:) The race...

SHF

Thanks for Posting the photos...:)

The race seat is mounted on front brackets 2" approximately up.

The rear on a timber cross member that is secured with right angle brackets.

I'm leaning...
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-19-2017, 12:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,139
Posted By Bernie Knight
Cool Thanks Tim Appreciate you sending the...

Thanks Tim

Appreciate you sending the photos.

Just love this Forum ..:)
Forum: Reviews 02-15-2017, 12:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,705
Posted By Bernie Knight
Sounds like a neat way to train by visiting a B...

Sounds like a neat way to train by visiting a B and B whilst doing the endorsement..:cool:
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-15-2017, 12:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,139
Posted By Bernie Knight
Tim, Skylor Thanks for the replies and Tim for...

Tim, Skylor

Thanks for the replies and Tim for the photo. I'm sure my metal fabricator can make the back panel etc.

The base ramp makes sense also - hence the wedge cushion to level and the top...
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-14-2017, 09:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,139
Posted By Bernie Knight
Question RV8 front seat -back and base

Hi all,

After purchasing an RV8 with a custom race car type carbon fibre seat I am finding I am sitting quite high and forward.

The seat attaches to the rear frame support for the stock metal seat...
Forum: Acts of Charity (using your RV) 02-06-2017, 04:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,708
Posted By Bernie Knight
Sounds like a great program to get behind. Even...

Sounds like a great program to get behind. Even if you only transfer plasma etc. :)
Forum: Job Board 02-06-2017, 04:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,740
Posted By Bernie Knight
Whoaa great Thread..:cool: I wish we had that...

Whoaa great Thread..:cool:

I wish we had that type of support over here. It's really pleasing to see so many opportunities offered to the young engineer students there. :cool:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-06-2017, 04:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,737
Posted By Bernie Knight
Rwtalbot Now is that US dollars or Aust dollars...

Rwtalbot

Now is that US dollars or Aust dollars :D

I just looked at the price I was willing to pay and it was all about what I thought I would do to get my new RV 8 up to my desired level/ finish....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-06-2017, 04:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,700
Posted By Bernie Knight
Paul 5r4 Yes your panel looks neat. I also...

Paul 5r4

Yes your panel looks neat.

I also think the detail reminder on engine failure etc is a good idea.:D

The one long engraved panel is a great idea that I might pinch as I have a number of...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 02-06-2017, 03:30 AM
Replies: 31
Sticky: FRAUD ALERT
Views: 38,748
Posted By Bernie Knight
Scammers are all around the world through both...

Scammers are all around the world through both aircraft and auto sites.
:rolleyes:

Stating the obvious we need to be aware, as the scammers are getting more and more of our details and coming...
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-06-2017, 02:50 AM
Replies: 773
Views: 861,572
Posted By Bernie Knight
Dennis, Yes agree what a neat colour scheme.

Dennis,

Yes agree what a neat colour scheme.
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-06-2017, 02:36 AM
Replies: 654
Views: 616,123
Posted By Bernie Knight
tomhanaway One of the better glass set up I've...

tomhanaway

One of the better glass set up I've seen in an RV8

Neat :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-04-2017, 05:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,573
Posted By Bernie Knight
Thanks yes it's the lighter grey - I should be...

Thanks yes it's the lighter grey - I should be able to match it using rattle cans.
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-03-2017, 01:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,798
Posted By Bernie Knight
Bill The speeds Posted are I similar to my own....

Bill

The speeds Posted are I similar to my own. Are you experiencing and noting higher speeds. Vans numbers would be in weather ideal for tests.:confused:
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-03-2017, 01:41 PM
Replies: 874
Views: 535,572
Posted By Bernie Knight
Thanks or the many photos. I'm just in the...

Thanks or the many photos.

I'm just in the process of trim and the photos Posted have been a real help in deciding trim style etc.

Cheers :(
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-03-2017, 01:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,665
Posted By Bernie Knight
Exclamation If you trawl through the RV8 pictures Thread up...

If you trawl through the RV8 pictures Thread up top there are two or three photos and Post from RV8 owners.:(

Do the normal rego search and you will be able to make contact..:cool:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-02-2017, 02:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,573
Posted By Bernie Knight
Question Can anyone help with the grey that most use...

Can anyone help with the grey that most use internally?

If I can get a code or shade I may be able to buy a touch up rattle can from my local KMart (Walmart):confused:
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-02-2017, 02:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 16,881
Posted By Bernie Knight
Craig, they look the part and no doubt will...

Craig, they look the part and no doubt will perform very well without any deflection. :D
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-02-2017, 02:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,472
Posted By Bernie Knight
Lance good luck with the new venture. No doubt...

Lance good luck with the new venture. No doubt you will have testing done quickly. :o
Forum: RV-8/8A 02-02-2017, 02:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,681
Posted By Bernie Knight
Yes looks good. There are a lot nice rubber...

Yes looks good. There are a lot nice rubber trimmings available at auto shops.
Forum: My RV Build Project 12-12-2016, 02:49 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 25,667
Posted By Bernie Knight
Greg, It's good to see you progress over the...

Greg,

It's good to see you progress over the last months. Some great detailed photos on the build. Look forward to seeing the finished paint and trim. :cool:
Forum: My RV Build Project 12-12-2016, 02:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,888
Posted By Bernie Knight
Patrick I'm not sure if you made any progress in...

Patrick

I'm not sure if you made any progress in contacting Cavu Canopies - an old Thread.

I purchased Cavu cleaning products through Air Craft Spruce sometime ago. They may be a lead on the canopy...
Forum: My RV Build Project 12-12-2016, 02:08 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 51,030
Posted By Bernie Knight
Looks great .

Looks great .
Forum: My RV Build Project 12-12-2016, 01:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 24,624
Posted By Bernie Knight
Looks great

Looks great
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