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Forum: RV-3 04-16-2020, 05:43 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 67,065
Posted By Chillibob
RV-3 Plans - 'Clarifications'

JohnTod,
I started building from plans number 489 and still have the old plans so if you have any questions about the old plans let me know. My wings started in 1977 and my fuselage was started...
Forum: RV-3 04-16-2020, 05:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,419
Posted By Chillibob
Thanks. That was very helpful. My skins have been...

Thanks. That was very helpful. My skins have been drilled but not riveted yet so that should make it a great deal easier. My rear spar attachment was built to the 1984 plans version which is a...
Forum: RV-3 04-13-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,419
Posted By Chillibob
RV-3 Spar Mods

Thanks Finnflyer and Dacronwall. The idea for the a heavier bucking bar than normal sounds like a good idea. Did you back rivet the 3/16" rivets or squeeze the gun into the leading edge? Any other...
Forum: RV-3 04-11-2020, 09:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,419
Posted By Chillibob
RV-3 Spar Mods

Dave,

Did you have the Type I wings or Type II? Also, did you have to change the configuration on your wing rear spar attachments? Any special technique used for drilling out all of those main spar...
Forum: RV-3 03-31-2020, 10:50 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 67,065
Posted By Chillibob
Clarification on Center Section Rear Spar Attachment

RVBob,

Glad to know someone else in addition to David is still working on a RV-3B. Did you use the same single row of rivets to attach the 1.75" x 3/16" bar as the plans called for for the 1.25"...
Forum: RV-3 03-25-2020, 12:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,419
Posted By Chillibob
Mycool, Did you get your mods completed? If so,...

Mycool, Did you get your mods completed? If so, any tips you can pass along?

Bob Anderson
Forum: RV-3 03-25-2020, 12:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,419
Posted By Chillibob
I am in the process now of doing the CN-1 and...

I am in the process now of doing the CN-1 and CN-2 mods to an old RV-3 kit. I would be very interested in seeing any pictures you may still have of your mod. Can they be posted or could you provide a...
Forum: RV-3 03-19-2020, 04:21 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 67,065
Posted By Chillibob
Thanks David. I will contact Van's. Do you know...

Thanks David. I will contact Van's. Do you know of anyone that is actively working on 3B currently?
Forum: RV-3 03-18-2020, 08:39 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 67,065
Posted By Chillibob
Clarification on Center Section Rear Spar Attachment

I am reviving an old RV-3 project that has been dormant for years. I need to implement to two change notices. My wings are the Type I. In looking at CN-1, it suggests there were two types of rear...
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