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Old 10-30-2018, 10:55 AM
DJP DJP is offline
 
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Location: Santa Rosa, CA
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Default FREE TO GOOD HOME! Wing Tips......

I decided to put new AeroSun VX landing lights on my RV-10. I had recently had a new panel built and installed which took four months to complete so I did not want to be without the aircraft while I worked on installing the landing lights. I left the old wing tips on and purchased new ones from Vans. The fiberglass when pretty fast but fitting the new wing tips to the airplane and installing 44 nutplates on each tip took longer than I thought. Anyway, the job is completed now and the new tips are on the aircraft. I hate to just throw the old ones in the dumpster at the airport so that is why I am offering them to anyone that is interested. The new tips were just over $600 and the shipping was $72 so I think that the only way to make this financially viable would be for someone in California that could come and pick them up, the freight is a killer. Right now they have Duck Works HID lights installed which are exactly the same size as the stock Vans landing lights. I plan to remove these lights and sell them for $75 if anyone is interested. The wing tips had Wheelen strobe/nav lights installed but I moved them to the new tips. The link below has two pictures of the old wing tips and one of the new tip installed on the aircraft. If anyone is interested, drop me a line.

https://pix.sfly.com/KtriU8

donaldjp at pacbell.net
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Old 10-31-2018, 10:42 AM
myrv6180 myrv6180 is offline
 
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Location: Blairsville,GA
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Default Wing tips

How much would the total be, shipped to Ga 30512?
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Old 11-05-2018, 06:28 PM
DJP DJP is offline
 
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Default Good question

That is why I suggested that it would be better from someone on the west coast. It was $72 for Vans to ship them to me from Oregon to N. Calif, I can only imagine that it would be very expensive to send them all the way to GA.
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Old 11-09-2018, 09:05 PM
Mtgd2016 Mtgd2016 is offline
 
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Location: Denver, CO
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Default I have a friend who can pick up in Santa Rosa

If these are still available, I would like them. Also, I would purchase the installed lights for $75.

Text me at 303-four seven five-9557.

Thanks,

Mark
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Old 11-10-2018, 06:54 PM
DJP DJP is offline
 
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Hi Mark,

I texted the number that you left on Saturday AM around 10 AM PST.

Don
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Old Yesterday, 10:29 PM
echozulu echozulu is offline
 
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Location: Ocean City, MD
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How much is Van's charging for wing tips? I'm thinking of going to Ziptips, not sure how much Van's will credit if I delete wing tips from my kit.
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Old Yesterday, 10:33 PM
Fasteagle Fasteagle is offline
 
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Location: Flowood, MS
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I have been unable to contact anyone at Aveo for the ZipTips. Is there a contact email or phone number that WORKS?
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