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Old 05-30-2017, 03:37 PM
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Default Another RV-8 is complete!

Just completed airworthiness inspection! 7 years and 2631+ hours. Phase I--here I come!



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Old 05-30-2017, 04:36 PM
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Default Excellent!

Great work, Steve! Looks like you need to update your signature!
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Old 05-30-2017, 05:22 PM
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Default Outstanding!

Congrats Steve!

Hoping not to be too far behind! I hate fibreglass!


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Old 05-30-2017, 06:44 PM
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Great job. Just finished my empennage and am waiting for the QB wing kit to arrive. Will be awhile before I reach the excitement of your stage!
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Old 05-30-2017, 07:15 PM
Robert Anglin Robert Anglin is offline
 
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Default Good Job

Mel is a good guy and if he said your good you are. Nice to have you up with the rest of the gang, good going. Yours, R.E.A. III #80888
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Old 05-30-2017, 08:22 PM
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Congratulations good sir!
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Old 05-30-2017, 08:32 PM
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Way to go Steve! Best plane there is. You'll love it.
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Old 05-30-2017, 08:46 PM
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Congrats Steve!! Now you have the perma-grin!!!


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Old 05-30-2017, 09:25 PM
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Nicely done, Steve.
Now close her up and start on the Phase 1!
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Old 05-30-2017, 10:54 PM
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Default What a great Photographer!

The picture does not show the great workmanship. He impressed Mel.
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