Originally Posted by Sam Buchanan
You took off at a few pounds over gross for the RV-6 (~1680 lbs). I would consider 700 ft/min at that weight with an O-320 turning a cruise prop to be excellent preformance. You have a good airplane.
200+200+(15+15)*6 = 580? My -6 is only 999lb, that would put me at 1579. I didn't see his empty weight specified?