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Old 02-06-2018, 09:49 PM
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Default THANKS!

Well after four years and four months, two house moves, two Grand kids, a bunch of everything else in life, and toss in a hurricane, I still pulled it off.
N924RL is a gas burning machine with a wopping 7 hours TT (and rapidly increasing). The thanks is to all of you who have inspired me to persevere, provided needed information, and who have shared in the same frustrations of the build. Im still in a bit of disbelief Im actually flying this plane, as I circle and circle and circle and circle around within my 100 mile radius at 150 knots. Thank God (and Vic Syracuse) for not making it a 50 mile radius).

All I can say now is wow!
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Old 02-07-2018, 12:35 AM
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Default Congratulations

Rich----many congrats on the new fledgling
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Old 02-07-2018, 05:42 AM
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Be safe and enjoy.
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Old 02-07-2018, 07:13 AM
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A big congratulations Rich!
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Old 02-07-2018, 08:24 AM
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Congratulations Rich, its' a HUGE accomplishment! You are just getting familiar with it right now. It gets better and better as you go through your Phase 1.
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Old 02-07-2018, 09:42 AM
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Default Well Done!

Let's see some pictures!
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Old 02-07-2018, 10:22 AM
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Awesome stuff man!
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Old 02-07-2018, 03:56 PM
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Default Awesome..

Congrats Rich!!!!

Hoping to be there soon myself.....parts are in paint.

Enjoy...any pics or vid?



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Old 02-07-2018, 04:27 PM
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Congrats Rich! A huuuge accomplishment!
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Old 02-08-2018, 06:49 PM
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This was one of the nicest RV-10's I have seen. Kudos for a job extremely well-done by Richard!

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