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Old 04-04-2017, 11:24 PM
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Originally Posted by RobinHou View Post
Here is how my RV-8 is equipped:

Lycoming YO-360-A1A & Sensenich prop
Slow built without primer
Exterior painted with 2 colors & clear coat
No interior paint, no carpet
Vans seats with cloth cover & 5-point harness
Dynon D60, 2.25" AS, G-meter, Flightline 760A & Narco AT-165
AmeriKing 450 ELT
AeroLed position strobe lights, no landing light
PC680 battery in the back
Weighted with wheel & leg fairings but no intersection fairing yet

If you have a light weight RV-8, do you mind sharing what you have? I don't want to re-weight it if I don't have to.
Robin, mine is identical to yours cept I have primer (no clear coat), landing and taxi lights, min avionics and PC680 on the firewall....1070 lbs.
RV-4 '88-'09 Built & Sold
RV-8 Purchased
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Old 04-05-2017, 11:15 PM
RobinHou RobinHou is offline
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Location: Pasadena, California
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Jim, thanks for the data point. I will report back after I re-weigh mine. Robin
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