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Old 01-24-2012, 04:54 PM
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Who gets the first flight?
Tom
We want pics!!!
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Old 01-24-2012, 05:16 PM
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What's left to do

Install prop and cut in spinner.

Install Wing nuts
hook up flaps
hook up ailerons
Receive alternator, and install
Receive Seats and install
Do a 'first run' engine
Pick up cowl, wheel pants canopy from GLO Paint and return to RV Central
Weigh aircraft and do Wt & balance
Inspect and sign off logs
Walt lined up for Condition Inspection/Mel lined up for Recurrent Airworthiness Inspection
Put it all back together for flight!!
Getting Close!
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Old 01-24-2012, 05:24 PM
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Tom,

First flight will go to Paul.

Your Hoses are the Best!! Thanks
J bird
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Old 01-24-2012, 05:29 PM
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The RV1 seats have arrived!!!!!!!!!! Looking Great!!
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Old 01-24-2012, 05:42 PM
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Now get out of the plane
and quit making those noises.
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Old 01-24-2012, 11:02 PM
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The RV1 seats have arrived!!!!!!!!!! Looking Great!!
Great to hear Jay - I got a FedEx email saying SOMETHING had ben delivered - didn't know if it was the seat or the prop. Prop should be there soon!
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Old 01-25-2012, 06:26 AM
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since alot of us cant be there, we OF COURSE want alot pf pics, video, and heck, play by play. Oh , and the after flight party pics!
Tom
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Old 01-25-2012, 07:33 AM
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Oh , and the after flight party pics!
Tom[/quote]



Tom,

These might be classified

"TOP SECRET"
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