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Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 10-12-2021, 08:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,049
Posted By Vfr1200
Pressure

New builder here , ive suffered same results , like others have said with more experience, watch your pressure settings and keep it square feel for the bucking bar and watch your gun ,, it will get...
Forum: RV-14 10-08-2021, 08:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,434
Posted By Vfr1200
Great

Congrats sir,, enjoy !
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 09-25-2021, 05:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 539
Posted By Vfr1200
Found a set

I have found a set not to take business away from the company that make them , but set on the way
Thanks everyone
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 09-23-2021, 09:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 539
Posted By Vfr1200
Wtb Longeron Bending Die set

Anyone have a set Longeron Bending Dies made by buller enterprise ? Would like to buy ,pm me please buller website says they are out of stock .
Thanks
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 07-08-2021, 07:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,697
Posted By Vfr1200
Iíve seen it on a few planes looks nice , just...

Iíve seen it on a few planes looks nice , just want to consider all my options ,, anyone have pictures of the heat shield ? Iím wrapping the wings up on my build and to be honest itís been a...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 07-07-2021, 02:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,697
Posted By Vfr1200
Firewall polishing ?

Iím at the firewall construction stage and seen a few have polished the firewall ,,

My question is what are all my options for the firewall , I know i could leave as is and thatís a option i may do...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-06-2021, 09:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,896
Posted By Vfr1200
Congrats

How awesome,, thanks for sharing !
Forum: RV-10 06-22-2021, 02:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,467
Posted By Vfr1200
Awesome

Congratulations, great accomplishment!
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-09-2021, 05:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,188
Posted By Vfr1200
Watching

I have the same concerns as i wrap up the wings ,

When i first started my build I always thought avionics last because of the constant evolving technology in avionics , ive also have the cash ready...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 06-09-2021, 04:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,739
Posted By Vfr1200
Great

Awesome write up ,, glad you made it , great decision process

Iím looking in the Arizona area for a potential retirement spot , hope to retire in the next 10 years and have my RV done :eek:
Forum: The RV Grin 06-09-2021, 04:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,414
Posted By Vfr1200
Awesome

Congratulations, have fun

love the yellow ,, Iím planning on hot rod yellow on my 7
Forum: Tools 06-08-2021, 02:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,965
Posted By Vfr1200
Perfect

Thanks so much will be of great help
Forum: Tools 06-08-2021, 11:47 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,965
Posted By Vfr1200
Hole size

New build question

Searching for a chart on what size the center hole for a certain nut plate

Example K1000-4 nut plate the center hole get drilled to a final size ???

Iím struggling with the...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 06-07-2021, 04:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,872
Posted By Vfr1200
Pastie

Love a good pastie , I spent my summers as a kid just south of the Mackinaw bridge beautiful place , looks like you flew right over KCQA stop in next time ill buy lunch , great trip thanks for...
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-04-2021, 03:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,241
Posted By Vfr1200
Dynon

Nice , Iím always looking for a good deal , waiting till last minute to get the panel ordered Iím probably a year away with the slow build :(
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 06-02-2021, 04:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,549
Posted By Vfr1200
Fantastic

Great job parts look nice!

I can make anything out of wood and it turns out great , metal on the other hand has been a challenge Iíve found having a lot of nice tools have improved my work.
Forum: Tools 06-01-2021, 08:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 756
Posted By Vfr1200
App

Seems there are apps for everything these days

Iím looking at this laser and used my tool account for a Klien digital level ,,

Plus the wifey needs a bunch of pictures and hobby lobby decor to...
Forum: Tools 05-31-2021, 08:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 756
Posted By Vfr1200
Digital levels and lasers

Any recommendations on levels and lasers that those before me have used ?

On the flaps at this point in the build and would like to ad a digital level to the tool arsenal . I read one part needs a...
Forum: Primers 05-29-2021, 06:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,537
Posted By Vfr1200
Nice

That spinner looks nice .. Are you painting your own plane then ?
Forum: Primers 05-26-2021, 11:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,537
Posted By Vfr1200
Operator error

So tore into the gun today to embarrassing to post pictures of ,, soaking and replacing filter with a good cleaning so should be fine ,, really appreciate the input
Forum: Primers 05-26-2021, 05:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,537
Posted By Vfr1200
Prime

When the gun works i gets good results
Forum: Primers 05-25-2021, 08:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,537
Posted By Vfr1200
Gun cleaning

Great tips and great advise , pretty sure it has to be in my cleaning stage ,, Iíll disassemble the gun tomorrow to clean internal parks ,, down side of the situation is Iím about out of primer and...
Forum: Primers 05-25-2021, 05:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,537
Posted By Vfr1200
Recommendations on spray gun

So Iím on my second spray gun ,, been buying cheap tools up to this point

Iím sure its my inexperience on cleaning a gun but ive tried different ways with same results ..

Iím using the Stewart...
Forum: Tools 05-21-2021, 07:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,352
Posted By Vfr1200
Great info

I have the Ezburr tools also ,,

I have often thought about the tool taking to much material out but as a new builder just used what was easy , I just hit the thin material quick and light , will...
Forum: RV-7/7A 05-12-2021, 08:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 828
Posted By Vfr1200
Thanks

Thanks for the reply plans changed along with the weather will catch everyone next time
Forum: RV-7/7A 05-06-2021, 02:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 828
Posted By Vfr1200
Newbie in Dallas area

New builder at the wing stage . Never been up in a RV and building a 7A

I will be in the Dallas area this weekend and have extra time

Was wondering there was any RV builders around I could talk...
Forum: RV-8/8A 05-06-2021, 07:13 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,085
Posted By Vfr1200
Tanks

I fallowed the directions and watched the Vans video on the tanks , so many opportunities to make a mistake on the tanks , itís a critical step with the rear baffle alignment, if I did it again I...
Forum: Reviews 04-24-2021, 03:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 526
Posted By Vfr1200
I will second your opinion on this shop , Iíve...

I will second your opinion on this shop , Iíve used them before on prop balancing and other work , I fly a hour one way to use them , great airport and quality people,
Forum: Electrical Systems 04-23-2021, 03:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,773
Posted By Vfr1200
Great idea ,, father in-law retired from Ford was...

Great idea ,, father in-law retired from Ford was in quality control so he did many plant visits , remember a plant that did wiring harnesses he showed me pictures of they had this exact process ,...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-06-2020, 08:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,273
Posted By Vfr1200
Awesome

Glad I stumbled on this as I will be starting tanks soon, just ordered my 3/32" Tank Rivet Die Set and a 3/32" Substructure Dimple Die Set , cant wait ,,
Thanks for putting this video out !!
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-20-2020, 06:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,955
Posted By Vfr1200
Update

Out of 3 kits one missing part , got it in the mail within a week great customer service very impressed
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-10-2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,807
Posted By Vfr1200
ordered the Almost a 14 mod..last night .

ordered the Almost a 14 mod..last night .
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-05-2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,955
Posted By Vfr1200
Missing inventory???

Just wonder the success rate of the kits coming complete without any missing parts? Iím missing a small bag of rivets and a reinforcement plate in a sub kit. Going to double check again tomorrow...
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