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Forum: RV-9/9A 01-18-2018, 01:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,084
Posted By Dmadd
I kinda figured you guys would say that. :-) ...

I kinda figured you guys would say that. :-)
Nines are nice for sure...
Forum: RV-9/9A 01-13-2018, 01:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,084
Posted By Dmadd
RV-9 TW

I never see any tail wheel RV-9s for sale. (with O-320) Why is that?
Are they THAT good? Folks hold on to them?

DM
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-01-2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By Dmadd
when I did that (same reason) I bought one of...

when I did that (same reason) I bought one of those gardening pads (that you kneel on) from the home depot aviation department. That worked for me.

D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-01-2018, 12:05 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 13,795
Posted By Dmadd
+1 for rotax twin

+1 for rotax twin
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-16-2017, 03:51 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,922
Posted By Dmadd
Daaaaaaammmmnnnnn :-)

Daaaaaaammmmnnnnn :-)
Forum: Rocket 07-27-2017, 12:12 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 30,375
Posted By Dmadd
I need one of those... :-)

I need one of those... :-)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-04-2017, 11:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,581
Posted By Dmadd
I just mix a little Marvel mystery oil in the...

I just mix a little Marvel mystery oil in the fuel. I have a generator that runs maybe once a year. Same fuel for a few years at a time. Starts first pull every time.
I dont know how or why it...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 04-18-2016, 09:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,079
Posted By Dmadd
Thats what I was thinking too...

Thats what I was thinking too...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 04-13-2016, 02:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,079
Posted By Dmadd
like

Thats AWESOME! hahahah
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-14-2016, 05:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,486
Posted By Dmadd
Mine was the solid ring. He had both available,...

Mine was the solid ring. He had both available, and my understanding (from Mr Landoll) was wood props only needed the low tech version. It just added a bit a mass to the prop arc, which smoothed it...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-14-2016, 04:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,486
Posted By Dmadd
Had Landoll on O-320 RV-4 with MT fixed pitch....

Had Landoll on O-320 RV-4 with MT fixed pitch. The prop was very light. Landoll ring smoothed out power pulses, and made it idle smoother. Previously, I could feel every cylinder fire... I didn't...
Forum: RV-8/8A 03-08-2016, 09:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,658
Posted By Dmadd
Caught that too.VERY nice...

Caught that too.VERY nice...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-15-2016, 01:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,324
Posted By Dmadd
The "primer" comment, in that situation, was...

The "primer" comment, in that situation, was hilarious. :-)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-15-2016, 10:16 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,810
Posted By Dmadd
Is a "turtlepac" bag out of the question? Plumb...

Is a "turtlepac" bag out of the question? Plumb it to the aux side and use it first...
Forum: RV-4 01-12-2016, 04:15 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 10,079
Posted By Dmadd
No other way to put it... WOW

No other way to put it... WOW
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-22-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 10,527
Posted By Dmadd
hahahaha "Like"

hahahaha
"Like"
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-29-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,107
Posted By Dmadd
Talking Steve, That video says more about you and how...

Steve,
That video says more about you and how you raised that boy than anything else. Well done amigo. Well done.

DM
oh, keep the plane...:-)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-29-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,312
Posted By Dmadd
No kidding. Not sure I would even mess it up with...

No kidding. Not sure I would even mess it up with airplane parts... I'd just wanna hang out in there... If thats your shop, you airplane is probably going to be awesome... just sayin...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-09-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 17,480
Posted By Dmadd
I make one up. ALWAYS.

I make one up. ALWAYS.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-24-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,520
Posted By Dmadd
Me too. Wally Olsen. $12 an hour back then...

Me too. Wally Olsen. $12 an hour back then...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 08-09-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,440
Posted By Dmadd
I gotta ask, whats an I-5 refugee? Something...

I gotta ask, whats an I-5 refugee? Something about the freeway?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-01-2015, 09:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,969
Posted By Dmadd
use this and know what you...

use this and know what you have...
http://www.bazellracefuels.com/Calcs/OC1.htm
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 06-21-2015, 08:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,154
Posted By Dmadd
I like the last picture. GREAT performance...

I like the last picture. GREAT performance...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-02-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 11,550
Posted By Dmadd
I sure hope THATS not true...:D

I sure hope THATS not true...:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-04-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,797
Posted By Dmadd
Take a week or more of vacation and cram as much...

Take a week or more of vacation and cram as much flying into that week as possible. Fly twice a day. Make your own aviation summer camp :-)
Drive to corona and back will be opposite the traffic...
...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-01-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,151
Posted By Dmadd
WOW....:eek:

WOW....:eek:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-25-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 12,727
Posted By Dmadd
I agree with Jason above. Motor glider would be...

I agree with Jason above. Motor glider would be my choice.
As far as this bush plane, I LOVE it, however, comma, the Rans folks would be pretty tough to beat in that market segment... And fabric...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-21-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,429
Posted By Dmadd
What do you look for in an FBO?

I usually look for the restroom first...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 03-08-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,526
Posted By Dmadd
Those are some TALL fellas... :-)

Those are some TALL fellas... :-)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-26-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 9,209
Posted By Dmadd
If you have a hand held radio, maybe just tune...

If you have a hand held radio, maybe just tune into the local clearance delivery freq and copy them down for practice...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-20-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,798
Posted By Dmadd
you didn't happen to drop any spark plugs before...

you didn't happen to drop any spark plugs before installing them did you?
Forum: My RV Build Project 02-17-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 14,888
Posted By Dmadd
Looks good Jeff! DM Congrats on the forth...

Looks good Jeff!

DM

Congrats on the forth stripe too ;-)
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 02-16-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,191
Posted By Dmadd
Cant see it!!!!!!

Cant see it!!!!!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-12-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,041
Posted By Dmadd
very useful indeed

very useful indeed
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-09-2015, 08:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,480
Posted By Dmadd
Nick, that last post is one you might consider...

Nick,
that last post is one you might consider deleting... it's not exactly public knowledge and probably oughta stay that way...
just saying...
with respect...

DM
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-05-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,426
Posted By Dmadd
Thats pretty cool. Looks like it uses the same...

Thats pretty cool. Looks like it uses the same logic as the Segway to keep the thing under you... Personally, I could see using one of those, or even the electric skateboard. Both fun ideas...
You...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-05-2015, 02:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,677
Posted By Dmadd
kit

Rex,
PM me about your RV-4 kit... I'm "looking"

Dennis
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-03-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,428
Posted By Dmadd
No kidding! :) And without the ability to get up...

No kidding! :) And without the ability to get up and walk around a bit to get the blood moving again...No bathroom, no "bunk"... simply incredible feat...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-01-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,428
Posted By Dmadd
5100 miles. Hawaii to Sydney. MD-11 450 yards...

5100 miles. Hawaii to Sydney. MD-11

450 yards across Ohio river in RV-4. (No life vest, but I did hold my breath....)

DM
Forum: RV-4 12-16-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 13,570
Posted By Dmadd
This is VERY good advice.

This is VERY good advice.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-15-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,652
Posted By Dmadd
THAT is a funny kid... :-)

THAT is a funny kid... :-)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-07-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,162
Posted By Dmadd
Ed, I'd love to see a picture of that air...

Ed,
I'd love to see a picture of that air cam...
Dennis
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-29-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,562
Posted By Dmadd
Ordinarily Honecker (at JVY) would be OK, but we...

Ordinarily Honecker (at JVY) would be OK, but we are building bridges here in Kentucky, and you DO NOT want to cross that construction zone in a car if you don't have to. (you have to cross bridge...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-20-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 20,967
Posted By Dmadd
Talking I like it :-) Im undecided about the winglet, but...

I like it :-) Im undecided about the winglet, but I like MORE fuel. I think the 9 could be the new long EZ as far as range... And it can take off and land on grass... :-)

win win...

just my...
Forum: Safety 10-22-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,912
Posted By Dmadd
Only 25 years in but same same. :) Its called...

Only 25 years in but same same. :)
Its called SLOP. Strategic Lateral Offset Procedure. Always to the right, and out on the tracks (over the ocean) it doesn't require permission. I do it...
Forum: Safety 10-22-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 11,388
Posted By Dmadd
hahahahaha :-)

hahahahaha :-)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-30-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,357
Posted By Dmadd
hahahahahaha :-)

hahahahahaha :-)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-22-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,065
Posted By Dmadd
If your flying a helicopter, I might agree with...

If your flying a helicopter, I might agree with you… if not, with respect, we will have to agree to disagree.
For perspective, I've landed on 20 degree inclines, river beds, unprepared LZ's etc...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-22-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,065
Posted By Dmadd
Look farther down the runway… it will fix...

Look farther down the runway… it will fix itself...:)
Forum: Safety 09-08-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,456
Posted By Dmadd
Talking hahahahahahahaha

hahahahahahahaha
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,955
Posted By Dmadd
until its tied down...

until its tied down...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-03-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,147
Posted By Dmadd
fixed pitch prop? Cruise flight or idle?

fixed pitch prop?
Cruise flight or idle?
Forum: RV-9/9A 08-27-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,726
Posted By Dmadd
thank you James. ;-)

thank you James. ;-)
Forum: RV-9/9A 08-27-2014, 12:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,726
Posted By Dmadd
No body out there with O-320 AND constant speed?

No body out there with O-320 AND constant speed?
Forum: RV-9/9A 08-24-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,726
Posted By Dmadd
Climb rates? O-320 vs O-360?

Just a lazy Sunday question for the Nine crews. What are the real world numbers for climb rates with the extra 20 HP? I know it's not exactly apples to apples because everyone's installation it a...
Forum: RV-9/9A 08-19-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,026
Posted By Dmadd
PM sent...

PM sent...
Forum: RV-9/9A 08-16-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,026
Posted By Dmadd
Smile Anyone? Bueller? I won't touch it I promise....

Anyone? Bueller?
I won't touch it I promise. :-)
I just want to look…
Forum: RV-9/9A 08-15-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,026
Posted By Dmadd
TW Nines in SoCal?

Are there any tail dragger nines in the southland?

Dennis
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-13-2014, 11:34 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 22,683
Posted By Dmadd
More...

More reading...

http://www.emirates247.com/news/emirates/ups-dubai-crash-gcaa-final-report-links-accident-to-lithium-batteries-2013-07-25-1.515438
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-10-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,533
Posted By Dmadd
Oly, I had a QC-15 with the U-fly mic in my RV-4....

Oly,
I had a QC-15 with the U-fly mic in my RV-4. The headset was just "OK" in that high noise environment, and the mic could not handle the noise level. I ruled it out in one flight.
QC-15 works...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-12-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,942
Posted By Dmadd
Interested, especially if it says "This IS my...

Interested, especially if it says "This IS my flight suit" on it somewhere... ;-)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-11-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,072
Posted By Dmadd
Used to have this problem at Bowman, until...

Used to have this problem at Bowman, until "Something" happened and the city realized THEY would be on the hook for all the property in those hangars if the "non aviation" stuff began to burn... Now...
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