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Old 02-14-2018, 07:47 AM
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Iím looking to source a couple of mirrors to fit to our RV8.
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Old 02-15-2018, 09:26 AM
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Thanks for the suggestions, folks. A few options there.


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I had a look at those and they seem quite expensive compared to other potential 'home made' options. There might also be no guarantee that they can be adapted to fit the RV-8. Thanks though, appreciate your post.

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No Mike, it's so that we can watch them eat our smoke if they ever take up air racing

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Old 02-15-2018, 06:02 PM
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I have 3 of them...military grade...mirrors are perfect...and fit the 8.


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Old 02-15-2018, 08:41 PM
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Any auto parts store here has them. I've got two, one small and one big, lying on my bench while I try to figure out which size would work best for me. (They're not flat, but rather concave--and not glass, but rather plastic) If you want, I'll take a picture of them, send it to you, and if you like, I'll mail you one or a pair to England--my treat.
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Old 02-17-2018, 05:37 AM
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Many thanks. I will drop you a line.


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