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Old 01-21-2018, 06:23 AM
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Default First flight

After a long, slow build my RV-7 finally takes flight.

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Old 01-21-2018, 06:31 AM
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Congratulations Scott, now enjoy the grin!
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Old 01-21-2018, 06:38 AM
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Very nice! Welcome to the flying club!
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Old 01-21-2018, 07:15 AM
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Right ON! congratulations!
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Old 01-21-2018, 07:32 AM
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That is awesome! Congrats!
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Old 01-21-2018, 07:39 AM
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Way to go Scott!!!
Tom
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Old 01-21-2018, 08:17 AM
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Default Congratulations

Another fledgling joins the flock
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Rv-10, N210LM.

Flying as of 12/4/2010

Phase 1 done, 2/4/2011

Sold after 240+ wonderful hours of flight.

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Old 01-21-2018, 09:10 AM
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Congrats Scott! Great motivation
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Old 01-21-2018, 10:38 AM
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Default Congratulations!

Thanks for the motivation boost and leading the way. I hope to follow some time this year.
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Empennage and wings need tips
Fuselage kit "finished" (for the moment)
Finish kit and FWF in progress
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Old 01-21-2018, 11:15 AM
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Congrats on the awesome day!
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