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Forum: Florida (North) 06-23-2020, 02:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 9,422
Posted By ARV8or
That is generally true for a CFI giving...

That is generally true for a CFI giving instruction to others in his aircraft for hire. And I did ask about that, and yes that is more problematic. But I could also get a checkout in an aircraft that...
Forum: Florida (North) 06-22-2020, 07:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 9,422
Posted By ARV8or
Yes, thanks, I'm aware of Bruce, but I asked...

Yes, thanks, I'm aware of Bruce, but I asked about the Fl panhandle. Surely there are instructors besides Bruce who are closer.
Forum: Florida (North) 06-17-2020, 11:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 9,422
Posted By ARV8or
RV-8 CFI in FL panhandle

Looking to buy an RV-8
RV-8 CFI checkout required for insurance. Does anyone know of a CFI in the FL panhandle between Pensacola and Panama City with RV-8 time, and hopefully with an RV-8 that they...
Forum: RV-8/8A 06-17-2020, 10:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 959
Posted By ARV8or
A popular nose gear mod is the Anti Splat mod.

A popular nose gear mod is the Anti Splat mod.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-17-2020, 10:14 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 38,908
Posted By ARV8or
Watch any crash test dummy video of car crashing...

Watch any crash test dummy video of car crashing into a wall. No impact from behind. Even take out all of the ones with air bags. Virtually every one of them shows the dummy reaching the limits of...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-10-2020, 06:58 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 38,908
Posted By ARV8or
According to their website, it's not an option...

According to their website, it's not an option for the RV-8A
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-10-2020, 06:50 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 38,908
Posted By ARV8or
Well, I believe I didn't "trash" anything. I...

Well, I believe I didn't "trash" anything. I don't think it fair to call my personal observations, which I carefully backed up with my personal analysis, trashing something just because you may...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-10-2020, 06:47 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 38,908
Posted By ARV8or
I believe there is a high probability of whiplash...

I believe there is a high probability of whiplash from sudden stop and then the (recoil?) force of slamming back into the seat.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-09-2020, 12:24 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 38,908
Posted By ARV8or
Part 2

--- continued from previous post ---

The other aspect of the RV-8A specifically (I’m unsure the extent of how this applies to the side-by-sides) is the distribution of weight on the nose-gear. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-09-2020, 12:23 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 38,908
Posted By ARV8or
Part 1

I read through this thread and would like to put down my thoughts here. I have only become aware of this issue recently because I am looking at an RV-8a to buy here locally – I would prefer a TD, but...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-01-2020, 08:27 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 38,908
Posted By ARV8or
One of the issues about the injuries here that...

One of the issues about the injuries here that many people don?t realize (because they are of average ?build?) is that SITTING height varies widely. I am of average height (5-10) but have an...
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