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Old 12-11-2010, 10:26 PM
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mike, congats, any ideas for paint?

met hugo and sonya with there rv-10 from lantana today at indian hammock flyin.

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Old 12-11-2010, 11:33 PM
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Default Whatever she comes up with.

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mike, congats, any ideas for paint?
Yep, basic white, with metallic burgundy and metallic smoke gray seperated by a thin gold line.

Colors will start at leading edge/root, "S" curve to TE at tip, getting wider as they go.

Fuse, same colors start at lower cowl, "S" curve over wing, down under "N" numbers, and back up to rudder.

Or something like that

The paint is all in my wife's ballpark.
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Old 02-07-2011, 06:23 PM
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Default All done

Not painted yet, but it is done. Got the airworthiness inspection yesterday. Looks like first flight will be Saturday if the weather permits.

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Old 03-08-2011, 08:19 PM
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Default Fresh out of the paint shop

Just yesterday (Mar. 7, 2011) I brought the airplane home from the paint shop. After 90 hours of flying around with a pink cowl and canopy I am really looking forward to taking it to Sun n' Fun later this month to show off a brand new paint job.

Today was a beautiful day here in South Western Ontario so I decided to fly to a neighboring uncontrolled airport to take the following pictures.









Here it is back home in a heated hangar where it will live from now on.
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Old 03-08-2011, 08:37 PM
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Your lines look great. Nice transitions & the empennage looks long & slim. Very good.
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Old 03-08-2011, 08:47 PM
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Very nice Ivan, you should be proud. Hoping to make it down to Sun n Fun with ours, see you there.
Ron
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Old 03-08-2011, 10:00 PM
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Wow, Ivan... very nice.

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Old 03-09-2011, 05:22 AM
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Gorgeous Ivan! I hope to see it in person in Lakeland.

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Old 03-09-2011, 05:49 AM
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Default What they said!

Beautiful...

We're planning on Wednesday at SnF because Team RV will be doing their thing!

Best,
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Old 03-09-2011, 07:25 AM
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Default IT'S A BEAUTY!!

Beautiful paint job!
A very nice balance of upper and lower use of colored paint.
She appears slimmer than she is.
And thank you for posting all those pictures on your website, hope to thank
you in person some day.
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