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turbo 01-03-2013 04:22 PM

Show us your odometer!
 
well it only took 13 years and 4,000+ hours to turn over that many miles. thought to take a look because i knew i was getting close. it has been an incredible plane! it has never let me down and the two lycoming engines have been just as good. i hope this is motivation to all building and looking to get an rv. it is the best bang for the buck. :cool:

Adam 01-03-2013 04:40 PM

Wow that's great Turbo, hope to see ya back at N40 Sky Manor soon. I've got 3600 more hours to catch you.

rv9aviator 01-03-2013 04:43 PM

There are a lot of 50 year old planes out there that haven't flown that many hours. Sure gives you a feeling of how enjoyable it is to fly an RV.

FresnoR 01-03-2013 05:18 PM

Averaging only 100.035 knots? Man, you gotta speed up!

ha ha, congratulations!

Geico266 01-03-2013 05:40 PM

That is amazing, simply amazing.

Very cool, 500k here you come!

Ron Lee 01-03-2013 05:46 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by FresnoR (Post 730986)
Averaging only 100.035 knots? Man, you gotta speed up!

That needless taxi time does bring down the total. The average ground speed is 132 knots.

turbo 01-03-2013 06:07 PM

you know, that is a lot of hamburgers too.

i am going to reset the trip odometer for a yearly total.

my average cruise speeds are 150 to 155 knots, rop, 8 g/h, car, mo, 100LL mixture with MMO in fuel & oil.

comon rosie.


JonJay 01-03-2013 06:09 PM

That is impressive,both man and machine. Wow!.... And throwing out the challenge to Rosie? Sweet! (Great pic)

Rosie 01-04-2013 01:48 AM

Challenge Accepted! Here's our odometer which includes our New Year's Day 2013 flight to Lake Havasu and back (had a headwind thus the 1:21 time).

Turbo, I'll be picking up some miles and Islands in April so you'd better get hopping...ah...I mean FLYING :D Rosie


turbo 01-04-2013 06:10 AM

hey, that sounds like fun. ill reset my odo today and games on. see you here in 2014 or before. anyone else wanting to join in? :rolleyes:



i got miles to go and promises to keep.


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