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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-18-2021, 08:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 783
Posted By dmat
SOLD Thanks for looking

SOLD Thanks for looking
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-18-2021, 07:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 783
Posted By dmat
Email sent D

Email sent D
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-18-2021, 01:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 783
Posted By dmat
Still for sale. These are GA plugs.

Still for sale. These are GA plugs.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-18-2021, 01:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 783
Posted By dmat
Email sent D

Email sent D
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-18-2021, 11:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 783
Posted By dmat
Still for sale.

Still for sale.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-13-2021, 08:53 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 166
Posted By dmat
WTB: G3X Parts and non-Xi 650

Ok.... so I am biting the bullet and going to do a glass panel in the newly acquired 6. So if anyone has any used or un-needed items for g3x, please let me know.

I would also be interested in:
- a...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-13-2021, 07:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 430
Posted By dmat
PM's replied to.

PM's replied to.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-13-2021, 06:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 662
Posted By dmat
I could use two tickets. Heading there for...

I could use two tickets. Heading there for Saturday-Sunday! PM Sent

Thanks,
D
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-12-2021, 02:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 430
Posted By dmat
PM sent :)

PM sent :)
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-12-2021, 06:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 430
Posted By dmat
FS: Tailwheel Assemblies (3x)(single arm and 2x Vans)

My hangar looks like I am rich in tailwheel assemblies at the moment so I think it's time to lighten the load.


1x new Vans unit with new tire $200 (all new old stock)

1x used Vans Unit with...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-11-2021, 08:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 139
Posted By dmat
WTB: Tip-up Canopy stiffeners

Does anyone have a stiffener kit they didn’t use? I need to retrofit stiffeners into my current RV-6 tip-up.

Thanks,
D
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-10-2021, 10:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 783
Posted By dmat
PMís sent to ya. Still for sale.

PMís sent to ya. Still for sale.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-09-2021, 06:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 783
Posted By dmat
Just sent you an email. D

Just sent you an email.

D
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-09-2021, 05:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 237
Posted By dmat
Ah... thatís big thumbs and me posting off my...

Ah... thatís big thumbs and me posting off my iPhone....haha

And I have no clue how to fix titles.

D
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-09-2021, 04:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 237
Posted By dmat
FS: steam gauges ( oil temp/ amps / bolts)

I have 3x gauges
- century oil temp
- GE volts
-GE amps

Dates show built in the 90ís

$150 for the lot plus shipping.

D
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-09-2021, 02:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 783
Posted By dmat
FS: Bose X

All,

I have a nice condition Bose X with the 9v battery controller and bag. Ear seals are in good shape and ready to use.

In working conditions. I put a battery in them today and fired right up....
Forum: RV-6/6A 04-09-2021, 11:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By dmat
Thanks guys! , guess I will be ordering a 7...

Thanks guys! , guess I will be ordering a 7 stiffener kit.

Dan
Forum: RV-6/6A 04-09-2021, 10:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By dmat
Tip-up Stiffener Retrofit?

Hi gents,

I just acquired a RV6 tip-up but the canopy doesnt have stiffeners and it flops around more than I would like.

1) does anyone make a retrofit kit?
2) I know vans sells the stiffener...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-09-2021, 10:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,309
Posted By dmat
What ever happened to this company? I need to...

What ever happened to this company? I need to retrofit an older RV6 Tip-up with stiffeners and I am trying to figure out my options.

Thanks,
D
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-08-2021, 08:47 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 121
Posted By dmat
WTB: Crow Cam Lok (RV6/7/9/14)

Anyone have a pair of Cam lock crows they are looking to sell?

Thanks,
Dan
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-08-2021, 05:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 132
Posted By dmat
PM sent to you

PM sent to you
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-07-2021, 07:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 215
Posted By dmat
FS: intake snorkel (VA-132-2)

New snorkel I got with a purchase.

$200+ shipping.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-06-2021, 05:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 442
Posted By dmat
Plane is currently de registered

Plane is currently de registered
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-05-2021, 11:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 442
Posted By dmat
Form 8050-2 seller title HELP

Hi guys, Iím purchasing a RV from an estate/trust. How would I list the sellers title?

Thanks in advance,
D
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-04-2021, 07:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 157
Posted By dmat
Wtb: Ameri-king elt retrofit?

Anyone have a retrofit for the ameri-king elt? I think kannad makes one? Or a ACK?

Thanks,
D
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-02-2021, 08:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 957
Posted By dmat
Arrow Ferry Pilot needed (NE to NJ)

Looking for a Ferry pilot to ferry a RV6 from NE to NJ.

Please PM me

Thanks,
D
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-01-2021, 10:05 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 173
Posted By dmat
WTB: GTR200

Anyone have a used one they are looking to sell?

Thanks,
D
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-01-2021, 08:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 384
Posted By dmat
Got one, thanks!

Got one, thanks!
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 03-31-2021, 07:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 384
Posted By dmat
Question Pre-buy in Lincoln NE?

Anyone around Lincoln NE who could do a pre-buy/condition inspection this weekend/next week?

Please PM me please.

Thanks,
Dan
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 03-30-2021, 02:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,257
Posted By dmat
Oh... this is getting good. Can a old bull teach...

Oh... this is getting good. Can a old bull teach this new bull something? :D
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 03-25-2021, 10:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 430
Posted By dmat
thanks Mike, I PM'd pete. Dan

thanks Mike, I PM'd pete.

Dan
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 03-25-2021, 08:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 430
Posted By dmat
Yeah, that is the plan but was trying to see if...

Yeah, that is the plan but was trying to see if anyone had a set before i buy direct.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 03-25-2021, 07:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 430
Posted By dmat
WTB: 10:1 Pistons

Looking for 10:1 pistons for a 0360.

Anyone have a set?

Please PM Me

Thanks,
D
Forum: RV-4 03-13-2021, 02:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 479
Posted By dmat
Crow Harnesses in a 4

Hey guys,

I came across a decent deal on some crow harness but they arenít specifically made for the 4/8.

Have any of you installed these in a 4? Thanks in advance!...
Forum: RV-4 03-11-2021, 07:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,036
Posted By dmat
Thanks Dave!

Thanks Dave!
Forum: RV-4 03-11-2021, 02:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,036
Posted By dmat
Can someone explain to me what the 380 tire...

Can someone explain to me what the 380 tire is?

Thanks,
D
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-11-2021, 09:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 271
Posted By dmat
G3X Fuel Flow Warning IO360 RV6A?

Hey All,

I started my IFR Training officially and was flying around pretty slow (90kt) yesterday for at least 1.5hrs to determine the pitch/power settings for my 6A.

After flying that slow with...
Forum: RV-4 03-11-2021, 07:43 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 286
Posted By dmat
Question Need help with a Pre-buy of a 4 (in Indy)

Is anyone in the Indy area willing/able to check out a older build RV for me?

Please PM me.

Thanks,
Dan
Forum: RV-6/6A 03-10-2021, 07:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 628
Posted By dmat
totally true, I need to run a bunch of numbers to...

totally true, I need to run a bunch of numbers to make sure I am good to go. I am also looking into a weighted spacer just in case.

D
Forum: RV-6/6A 03-10-2021, 06:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 628
Posted By dmat
Thanks Butch, I am looking forward to the new...

Thanks Butch, I am looking forward to the new prop.

Looks like I am losing 25lbs in the nose which brings my CG to 68.58 which I believe is within the limits of the 6A.


Thanks,
D
Forum: RV-6/6A 03-09-2021, 10:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 628
Posted By dmat
6A CG Issue? Metal Prop to Whirlwind GA weight reduction

Hey, has anyone had an issue with CG converting from a metal Sensenich to a composite prop?

I have the 72FM sensenich prop on my IO360 engine with a 4inch spacer. I am converting to the Whirlwind...
Forum: Interiors 02-12-2021, 10:57 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,749
Posted By dmat
You can use Dan from Vans Airforce or DMat....

You can use Dan from Vans Airforce or DMat. Should work either way.

My 6A was the template for his 6A package. It's the grey leather with diamond stitching on his website. :D



PS: post ticker...
Forum: Interiors 02-12-2021, 09:19 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,749
Posted By dmat
Another Amazing Job by my buddy Rob! Just...

Another Amazing Job by my buddy Rob!

Just remember folks, make sure to mention my name so you get a discount on your Lemke interiors.
Forum: RV-4 02-12-2021, 08:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 494
Posted By dmat
Thanks! D

Thanks!

D
Forum: RV-4 02-12-2021, 07:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 494
Posted By dmat
Thanks, That makes sense. I need to figure out...

Thanks,

That makes sense. I need to figure out how much lycoming charges for port/polish. Does anyone have a rough idea?
Forum: RV-4 02-12-2021, 07:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 494
Posted By dmat
Wouldn't it be easier to just throw in high...

Wouldn't it be easier to just throw in high compression pistons?
Forum: RV-4 02-12-2021, 06:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 494
Posted By dmat
Converting RV4 to an 0360 Cost/down-time/complexity?

Hi All,

I wanted to get an idea of complexity to convert from a o320 to o360?

I have a 360 sitting around which would make a great donor but I dont want to jump into this if it going to require a...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 01-13-2021, 09:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 477
Posted By dmat
Question Nose Gear Intersecting Fairing Stress Crack (any fix?)

Hey all,

I had my 6a painted last year and had a few things added to the exterior to update it. One of those items was a nose gear intersecting fairing.

The mechanic installed it to the bottom...
Forum: Interiors 01-13-2021, 06:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,932
Posted By dmat
Rob Lemke is the man! Does the best work around...

Rob Lemke is the man! Does the best work around and the prices can't be beat!

I hope everyone is giving him my name for a discount!:D


Enjoy your new Interior, I know I love mine!

Dmat
Forum: Aircraft Camping 11-25-2020, 07:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,026
Posted By dmat
Not many local attraction but I will be working...

Not many local attraction but I will be working on a few ideas. More to come.
Forum: Aircraft Camping 11-24-2020, 12:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,026
Posted By dmat
Thanks guy, once I have something up and running,...

Thanks guy, once I have something up and running, the VAF community will be the first to know!

Thanks,
D
Forum: Aircraft Camping 11-23-2020, 02:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,026
Posted By dmat
SC Glamping?

All,

I am looking at putting a few Cabins on a grass strip in SC for a fly-in Airbnb. I guess you could call it a true "Airbnb".

Anyway, I wanted to see if there would be any interest for...
Forum: RV-4 11-03-2020, 05:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,334
Posted By dmat
I installed the retrofit locking gas caps that...

I installed the retrofit locking gas caps that Van's sells. Its a ring and the locking cap. Buy a small tube of proseal with them and proseal the ring in.

Pretty easy... Just need to test...
Forum: Painting your RV 10-29-2020, 02:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 696
Posted By dmat
Which chemical stripper did you use? Has anyone...

Which chemical stripper did you use? Has anyone tried Sunset Strip by Webbertek?
Forum: Interiors 10-28-2020, 11:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,554
Posted By dmat
Hope you guys are mentioning my name for the Dmat...

Hope you guys are mentioning my name for the Dmat discount.:D

Rob is amazing and his work is top notch!

D
Forum: Northeast 10-28-2020, 09:18 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 465
Posted By dmat
Builder Assist in NJ/PA Area?

Does anyone know someone who would be interested in a builder assist in NJ/PA?

Please PM me.

Thanks,
D
Forum: Painting your RV 10-28-2020, 08:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 696
Posted By dmat
Eastwood CONTOUR SCT Stripping tool?

Wanted to see what the brain trust would think about using a eastwood contour drum stripping tool to strip an RV? Would there be a problem with heating the metal or cutting the aluminum down to much?...
Forum: RV-4 10-28-2020, 05:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,394
Posted By dmat
After speaking with the owner, looks as if the...

After speaking with the owner, looks as if the plane has TWO coats of paint on her. Hence the weight.
Forum: RV-4 10-26-2020, 10:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,394
Posted By dmat
Thanks justin, itís a 150hp but I anticipate...

Thanks justin, itís a 150hp but I anticipate myself increasing the hp with high compression pistons. Old avionics are going to be replaced with a vfr basic glass panel and a strip/paint is def in...
Forum: RV-4 10-26-2020, 08:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,394
Posted By dmat
What is a "Light-weight" RV4?

I am currently looking at a 4 weighing in at 1020 lbs. Is that an acceptable number considering it has a O320 and wood prop?

Thanks,
D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-08-2020, 10:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,002
Posted By dmat
the AILERON trim tab was missing. It was kinda...

the AILERON trim tab was missing. It was kinda funny because when I noticed it, I looked for the tab and 2 of the 4 holes were pop riveted but no tab. Definitely left me scratching/shaking my head....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-07-2020, 10:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,002
Posted By dmat
Trim Tab Sheetmetal Thickness?

When I got my plane back from paint, looks as if the painter didn't put the trim tab back on. So.... I need to make one.

I didn't make my plane so I am not certain as the thickness of material I...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-29-2020, 06:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,222
Posted By dmat
Thanks Vlad, Will check Friday. Also, pardn my...

Thanks Vlad, Will check Friday.

Also, pardn my ignorance, I have been calling it a "conditional" inspection for years. Yes, I meant "condition" inspection.

D
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-28-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,222
Posted By dmat
So I need to order those thru vans or ACS?...

So I need to order those thru vans or ACS?

Also, how do I know if I need to rebuild by my master cylinders?

Thanks,
D
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