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Old 01-27-2020, 12:43 AM
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Location: Stockholm, Sweden
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My dream combination would be something like a Rotax or diesel powered high wing twin.

Probably not feasible to make a strutless high wing twin but I would love something that looks like a C177 with two smallish engines on the wings.

Something similar to a twin RV10 or a single engine C177 would get my interest. (Then again, my RV14 in combination with 4-6 place rentals will probably do what I need for ever)
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Old 01-27-2020, 06:23 AM
Mudfly Mudfly is offline
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Location: Alpharetta, Ga
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I'd like to see an aluminum version of something like this....with the diesel engines!

Skip to the 1:00 min mark in the video to check out the fuel tank design. Sign me up for that on the RV15 as well.
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Old 01-27-2020, 06:41 AM
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Location: Florida
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Anything high wing, preferably 4 seats.
Anything without an engine!
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Old 02-19-2020, 02:16 PM
Join Date: Jul 2019
Location: Spring Hill
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if they did a 6 place, or even just a bigger 4 place I would buy it. At this point I am probably going to build an RV-10 eventually but I already know it is really too small for my family. nothing else comparable in speed/economy and technology on the market though.
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Old 02-19-2020, 02:50 PM
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Location: Dallas area
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LSA with tailwheel and something besides a Rotax on the nose. But it would have to be immediate to help me!
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Specializing in Amateur-Built and Light-Sport Aircraft
North Texas (8TA5)
RV-6 Flying since 1993, 172hp O-320, 3-Blade Catto (since 2003)Sold
Legend Cub purchased 12/2017
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