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Old 07-09-2016, 10:56 PM
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Default Show us the status of your 14/14A project

Starting new "sticky" thread.
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Phase 1 done, 2/4/2011

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Old 07-10-2016, 10:00 AM
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Left tank almost done.
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Old 07-10-2016, 02:47 PM
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Old 07-11-2016, 05:55 AM
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Default This past weeks progress for N829MS

Hello,
This is my status. Wings went on last week. Should be flying in a few months, hopefully!




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Old 07-11-2016, 04:58 PM
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Hi all,
FWF progressing quickly. Avionics about to ship. More paint while I wait.

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Old 07-12-2016, 05:19 AM
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Hello,
This is my status. Wings went on last week. Should be flying in a few months, hopefully!
Hey Marvin, that's one beautiful paint job! Can't wait to see it up close.
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Old 07-19-2016, 05:19 PM
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Hello All, I thought I would post a few pictures of my baby. It's still in utero but coming along. Wings on order, due to arrive in August.

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With special thanks to my very understanding wife and sometimes helper Olga (Olgy the Riveter)

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Head Crazy Man

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Mark Wilchacky
RV14A Kit #140210
Empennage almost done
Wings on order
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Old 07-21-2016, 10:19 PM
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Default Pink slip for RV-14A

I just received my airworthiness certificate today. 3 years and 2 months from start.
Yeaaah! Just buttoning back up. Hope to fly in a couple of days.

Have a photo but do not know how to post. I know I know, who can possibly build an airplane, and not figure out the clear instructions on this site of how to post one photo.

All the best,

Rich



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Old 07-22-2016, 06:41 AM
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Default Absence of photos forgiven if you will provide some specs

Rich,

Congratulations on getting completed!! Have you been looking at your normal flight profiles and comparing RV-14 versus Maule speeds? (See my signature line)

If you have time, could you post your power plant and avionics choices? I'm interested in seeing what the majority of folks are doing.

Cheers, James
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Old 07-30-2016, 10:29 AM
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Small leaks from the drains but otherwise I have two leak free tanks, feels like a huge milestone!
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