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Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 06-12-2022, 01:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,219
Posted By Pdp7427
Will you part out the tools or whole package...

Will you part out the tools or whole package only? Iím south Atlanta and just started building my -10. Iíd be interested in a few items potentially.

Patrick
Forum: RV-14 06-04-2022, 07:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 924
Posted By Pdp7427
Vans should be able to email it to you.

Vans should be able to email it to you.
Forum: RV-10 06-02-2022, 07:26 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 15,160
Posted By Pdp7427
Only backordered items in my crate that was...

Only backordered items in my crate that was delivered a week ago today are the two trailing edge wedges used in the rudder and elevators.

Hope you get the crate within a week or two now and get busy...
Forum: RV-10 05-26-2022, 08:58 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 15,160
Posted By Pdp7427
Received my two empennage crates yesterday. Both...

Received my two empennage crates yesterday. Both were in great shape, Old Dominion did an amazing job getting the boxes across the country.

Inventory complete, nearly perfect packing job by the Vans...
Forum: RV-10 05-18-2022, 10:21 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 15,160
Posted By Pdp7427
I emailed and was told to two crates is the new...

I emailed and was told to two crates is the new normal for RV 10 empennage.

I’m not certain but I’m inferring that a trailing edge wedge is the backordered part.

Additionally my bill of lading...
Forum: RV-10 05-18-2022, 08:08 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 15,160
Posted By Pdp7427
Another FYI for those waiting, RV-10 empennage...

Another FYI for those waiting, RV-10 empennage now shipping in two crates.
Forum: RV-10 05-17-2022, 07:14 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 15,160
Posted By Pdp7427
My empennage kit has shipped. The status website...

My empennage kit has shipped. The status website says items on back order.

Can anyone with a recently received kit chime in with what items they may have had backordered? Just curious to hear what...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-10-2022, 07:25 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,048
Posted By Pdp7427
Prayers Tom, for a quick recovery. Hoping youíre...

Prayers Tom, for a quick recovery. Hoping youíre back in your feet soon and I look forward to working with you some day soon.

Patrick
Forum: RV-10 05-09-2022, 07:46 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 15,160
Posted By Pdp7427
Empennage kit shows assign to crating,...

Empennage kit shows assign to crating, may23-27th. Thatís a week ahead of the earliest date most recently given after the parts delays. Great job Vans on putting the pieces back together and flexing...
Forum: RV-10 04-30-2022, 08:16 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 15,160
Posted By Pdp7427
Gregory, thanks for sharing your story and timing...

Gregory, thanks for sharing your story and timing info. I would love to get out to Aurora some day myself.
Forum: Reviews 04-29-2022, 09:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 665
Posted By Pdp7427
Iíve been leaning towards pickup from the fright...

Iíve been leaning towards pickup from the fright depot, but may base that on who the shipper ends up being. Looks like Iíll be fine to let Stewart do last mile if they end up doing my shipping.
Forum: Reviews 04-29-2022, 09:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 665
Posted By Pdp7427
My kits just got pushed back by 3 weeks or so,...

My kits just got pushed back by 3 weeks or so, Iím now expecting June, July timeframes for the first 3 kits to be delivered. Lots of local builders in the area which is cool!

Im actually building a...
Forum: Reviews 04-29-2022, 09:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 665
Posted By Pdp7427
Thatís fantastic! I hope they deliver my kits...

Thatís fantastic! I hope they deliver my kits when they show up soonÖ! Also Atlanta area. Go get busy!
Forum: RV-10 04-15-2022, 08:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,334
Posted By Pdp7427
I'll be based on a grass strip. Has this new...

I'll be based on a grass strip. Has this new part been incorporated as standard? I think I may need to call and verify before my fuselage gets crated.
Forum: RV-10 04-12-2022, 12:02 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 15,160
Posted By Pdp7427
Thanks Greg, we appreciate your efforts.

Thanks Greg, we appreciate your efforts.
Forum: RV-10 03-26-2022, 03:22 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 15,160
Posted By Pdp7427
Standard builds on mine. Wings also have a July...

Standard builds on mine. Wings also have a July crating window, though they were ordered prior to the fuselage which is now 2 weeks sooner than the wings.
So be ready to pay for the kits you have on...
Forum: RV-10 03-26-2022, 08:23 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 15,160
Posted By Pdp7427
Another update- my fuselage order now also has...

Another update- my fuselage order now also has crating window. It is substantially earlier than what lead times indicated when I ordered. I expected to see it crated in October/November 2022. It now...
Forum: RV-10 03-21-2022, 03:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,130
Posted By Pdp7427
Iíd love to hear more about this. Iím very...

Iíd love to hear more about this. Iím very impressed with the all-electric heat pump/ac in our car and very intrigued by this idea! Canít wait to learn more.
Forum: RV-10 03-11-2022, 01:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 659
Posted By Pdp7427
Good question Iím following this with nearly the...

Good question Iím following this with nearly the same intent on deletions.
Forum: RV-10 03-09-2022, 06:31 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 15,160
Posted By Pdp7427
Emp ordered 8 July 21. Kit status page updated...

Emp ordered 8 July 21. Kit status page updated this evening with estimated crating dates May 6-27.

Slow build Wings and fuselage ordered mid December 21. Wings updated with estimated crating date...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-28-2022, 11:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,560
Posted By Pdp7427
Phil, thanks for the data point. If I understand...

Phil, thanks for the data point. If I understand correctly, you had no idea that your kit had even shipped until called by the freight company. If that was the case, I think that this is what I and...
Forum: RV-10 01-26-2022, 07:48 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,128
Posted By Pdp7427
Those waiting on a new Cessna apparently have a...

Those waiting on a new Cessna apparently have a sense of their lead times. Thatís a good thing.

I expect that Vans is working hard to determine something about lead times. I think that most people...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-24-2022, 05:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,446
Posted By Pdp7427
This is what weíre all hoping to see soon. A...

This is what weíre all hoping to see soon. A broad estimate at a minimum rather than a completely unspecified open-ended indefinite ďstand by.Ē As of now I suppose I have to just assume the entire...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-23-2022, 12:00 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,686
Posted By Pdp7427
EAA Sport Aviation Magazine, September 2021. Page...

EAA Sport Aviation Magazine, September 2021. Page 30.

There is a table that breaks out who can do what according to what type of plane.

If you have digital access to their archive thatís the...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-20-2022, 09:00 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,577
Posted By Pdp7427
I’m FAR from any kind of expert. How do your...

I’m FAR from any kind of expert. How do your dimples compare to the examples in the standard aircraft handbook or in the FAA Inspection and Repair Alterations book? I’m trying to reconcile why all of...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-19-2022, 02:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,446
Posted By Pdp7427
Greg thanks for the update, and for all you’re...

Greg thanks for the update, and for all you’re doing to manage the issues and complexities. I’ll do my best impression of myself as a kid (im)patiently waiting for Christmas as we await further...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-19-2022, 12:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,446
Posted By Pdp7427
Henry, Hoping we see some updates soon. I can...

Henry,

Hoping we see some updates soon. I can handle some waiting and understand that there are challenges and complexities in the current environment. What REALLY helps is having an estimate, even...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-17-2022, 09:06 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,446
Posted By Pdp7427
The update is very much appreciated. Itís good to...

The update is very much appreciated. Itís good to hear about some of the challenges being faced, and whatís being done to correct them.

I feel like what I want to hear most is an updated lead time...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-12-2022, 10:18 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 11,199
Posted By Pdp7427
Thanks Greg, many of us will be happy to get an...

Thanks Greg, many of us will be happy to get an update and hopefully have some expectations set.

Best,

Patrick
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-11-2022, 10:29 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,352
Posted By Pdp7427
Greg, More good info. Vans actually offered to...

Greg,

More good info. Vans actually offered to return my final payment that they took after telling me my -10 emp kit was ready for crating. I told them I don’t want my money back yet but would love...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-04-2022, 06:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,352
Posted By Pdp7427
Jim, I have the same question for Eric as you....

Jim, I have the same question for Eric as you. Order in the same timeframe. No news and was told we should hear something shortly. The lack of any clarity is a little concerning but ultimately just a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-19-2021, 11:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,979
Posted By Pdp7427
Notice CRI in led lighting. Stands for color...

Notice CRI in led lighting. Stands for color rendering index. 90+ and most people canít distinguish from incandescent lighting. Instead of that single frequency harsh color (regardless of kelvin...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-16-2021, 11:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,363
Posted By Pdp7427
Yes, after my initial disappointment of not...

Yes, after my initial disappointment of not finding a ticket subsided, I went ahead and put my wings on order. Now I have something to look forward to Xmas Ď22Ö!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-06-2021, 10:56 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,418
Posted By Pdp7427
I still see Nov 9 last update as well, Iím...

I still see Nov 9 last update as well, Iím guessing the system requires manual inputs but Iím trying not to bug anyone there. Iíll update if I get an update to the site status or a shipping notice,...
Forum: RV-10 08-31-2021, 08:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,960
Posted By Pdp7427
Managed to print a bunch of these parts in PLA....

Managed to print a bunch of these parts in PLA. Really fantastic, thanks for sharing. My organization has been kicked up a few notches with these!
Forum: RV-10 08-19-2021, 06:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,960
Posted By Pdp7427
I was looking on thangs, all I see is your cleco...

I was looking on thangs, all I see is your cleco organizer part. Iím definitely interested in printing up some organization! Im only printing with a lowly ended 3, but itís not a bad little machine....
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