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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-14-2021, 04:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,125
Posted By Jeffkent
Havenít really got around to a real budget number...

Havenít really got around to a real budget number yet since I havenít picked a model. I could see spending $100K for a well built 8, but obviously less if looking at a 4. A really nice Pitts S1S...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-14-2021, 01:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,125
Posted By Jeffkent
One could almost buy a single seat Pitts and a RV...

One could almost buy a single seat Pitts and a RV 4 for the price of a good RV8, although properly maintaining both could get expensive. I donít even know if IFR is a must for me. Iíd really only...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-14-2021, 12:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,125
Posted By Jeffkent
What does a bailout rig even weigh? I used to...

What does a bailout rig even weigh? I used to allow 25 lbs for all of my video gear and rig when I was a skydive instructor, but that was for a different container and two canopies. Also, since Iím...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-14-2021, 11:07 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 22,526
Posted By Jeffkent
One could be the most proficient instrument pilot...

One could be the most proficient instrument pilot on Earth, but single engine GA aircraft come with some big limitations. I wouldnít want to fly in hard IMC unless I had redundant systems, backup...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-14-2021, 09:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,125
Posted By Jeffkent
Iíd be far more likely to fly something with...

Iíd be far more likely to fly something with aerobatic capabilities. That could be a fun toy. Iím also a pretty good sized guy and Iíd like to be able to occasionally take a passenger on a trip or...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-14-2021, 07:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,125
Posted By Jeffkent
I donít want to fly in weather, or even cruise...

I donít want to fly in weather, or even cruise IMC, just to be able to get through a cloud layer and go somewhere on a nice day. If the weather is even remotely marginal VFR, Iím not taking any...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-13-2021, 06:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,125
Posted By Jeffkent
Iím between Pond Creek and Nash. A guy that I...

Iím between Pond Creek and Nash. A guy that I know from work was partners on a RV8 and a Cirrus of some type. I havenít seen him since COVID hit, but heís down around OKC somewhere.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-13-2021, 06:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,125
Posted By Jeffkent
20 miles north of Enid. Smack dab in the middle...

20 miles north of Enid. Smack dab in the middle of nowhere.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-13-2021, 06:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,125
Posted By Jeffkent
Iím used to making 3,000 mile trips on a...

Iím used to making 3,000 mile trips on a motorcycle, so packing small isnít a problem. My clothes would easily fit into a soft sided duffel type bag. Iíve never even stood next to any RV, so I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-13-2021, 05:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,125
Posted By Jeffkent
RV questions..

I am definitely not interested in building, but am considering purchasing a plane in a couple of years. This is just the research phase. The mission would be:

Trips under 400 NM
Almost always...
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