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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-14-2021, 02:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,693
Posted By Maverick 4003
RV10 VA

....or your from the VA...Veteran's Administration.
Forum: West (and Southwest) 10-26-2020, 01:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,909
Posted By Maverick 4003
Trip along S. Route

I-80 better E. bound, winds always from W., NW. Never much traffic.
Forum: Interiors 10-02-2020, 12:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,535
Posted By Maverick 4003
Spray bed liner

FWIW, Autozone, assume others, sells a spray can of "Undercoating," & "bed liner" touch up. Not believing it too heavy for XS area- having used both. Guess one could use the same size cardboard,...
Forum: Reviews 10-02-2020, 11:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,030
Posted By Maverick 4003
Vetterman

BTW, Clint hosted the Black Hills Fly In, wk. end -after Labor Day, in nearby Hot Springs, S.D. FWIW, a few back, his In Laws sat @ my table. Great people all around.:)
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-30-2020, 02:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,925
Posted By Maverick 4003
Glacier-Oh Wow

For those wanting less of a "Zoo", May-before Memorial Day wk. end, & the wk.end after labor Day best. Sept. Hi pressure dominates, cooler, less thermals, lodging w/ less reservations. If inclined,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-21-2020, 11:58 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,728
Posted By Maverick 4003
Too Much Technology

The potentiality exists perhaps N/A to all RV owners, as the article in "Kitplanes" 2017 did not differentiate A.C. models & types. Subscribers were asked to complete survey = indicating if they...
Forum: Acts of Charity (using your RV) 04-28-2020, 03:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,696
Posted By Maverick 4003
Smile Another PNP mission

The pr. resemble young Black Labs, but w/ white feet-perhaps a cross.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-20-2020, 11:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,814
Posted By Maverick 4003
Hearts over Georgia

The 2 couples on the golf course, looking up, says it all. :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-24-2020, 01:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,654
Posted By Maverick 4003
Elk antlers found @ 8,000' Vlad

Not mentioned by Doug, interesting find, in that usually only 1 found. Other usually elsewhere. Doug's HQ @ Missoula, home of the Nat'l Rocky Mt. Elk Museum; shot a roll of film there, as did others.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-19-2020, 01:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,521
Posted By Maverick 4003
why we have engine monitors

Noticed Dep, destination., Missoula -Roundup. FWIW I own a hangar in RPX, last one SW @ end of rd., or from fuel tank, leased out to 2 bldrs. Many from Billings fly up, Air Venture due to low fuel...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 11-25-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,763
Posted By Maverick 4003
In the Air Again

Re. T-R-C, N.M., assume lake = Elephant Butte Reservoir. Not seen from your air shot, supposedly Elephant w/ trunk 1/2 way out of water...taking some imagination when there, while back.
Forum: RV-10 06-25-2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,151
Posted By Maverick 4003
RV10 Back Country trip

44mi., in the Bob Marshall, lucky you didn't run into a Grizzly. Out now, like huckleberries, fish in streams.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 06-18-2019, 01:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,245
Posted By Maverick 4003
Hulett S.O. car

They used to leave the keys in the gas cap.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 05-31-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,710
Posted By Maverick 4003
Kenai to Yakutat

Thx for photos, as my cousin is the Principal in Yakutak. Copies of trip @ this time will be sent to him. :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-29-2019, 12:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,191
Posted By Maverick 4003
Bird strikes

Similar to the pilot flying in the CA & NV desert, the %'s of incidents seem to be somewhat geographical. A few yrs. back, I called on a (low wing metal ) aircraft for sale in Anaconda, Mont. In...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-18-2019, 11:21 AM
Replies: 645
Views: 533,041
Posted By Maverick 4003
RV12 paint scheme: Seahawks

Tell her 12 for 12th man ( 12 used for fans @ home field ). Nice paint-yes, but some one did a AAA rated job on that concrete.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 02-26-2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,156
Posted By Maverick 4003
Alaska Kenai-Glacier

Yes, detailed Geology/ Geography, spectacular. Driving up there on 2 trips, 8,000 R.T. ea., I drove a Freightliner on top of the RR tracks, 2 mi. thru the dark tunnel to Whittier. It had just...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-19-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 62,698
Posted By Maverick 4003
Rotax 912ULS carb floats

I concur w/ MCEMS. I am unaware of a diff. yr., design, etc. I had a 914T, sold w/ 325 TT, no float probs. 100TT on 912, prior to changing out to 912ULS now 210TT = no prob.on either. I use 91 no...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-19-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,239
Posted By Maverick 4003
Schlitgz Beer Cans

...we had 3 left @ that '74 party, recognized from the one upside down..:rolleyes:
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-06-2018, 12:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,356
Posted By Maverick 4003
Cedntral Australian trip

Yes, great w/ the specifics of the photo gallery. In U.S., better than "Nat'l Geographic" mag. Some slang names interesting, " the Gray Nomads" (camping). Future nickname for me, current for others....
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-03-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,884
Posted By Maverick 4003
Nor Cal to Oahkoah

Yes, Yellowstone good before Memorial Day or after Labor Day, open hwy. or open benches @ geysers, Faithful, etc...@ Telluride 1x, seems like box canyon, tucked so far away. Being Fall then, carpet...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 06-22-2018, 03:53 PM
Replies: 789
Views: 559,442
Posted By Maverick 4003
RV 8 Paint Job

I don't' know if scheme yours or paint booth owner- nice, credit to both perhaps. Yrs. ago, we called that Candy Apple Red.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 06-07-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 18,028
Posted By Maverick 4003
48 states

As others chime in w/ "been there.." Orofino-there, for salmon fishing; Butte: the copper mine established during Ireland's potato famine- per town, huge influx of Irish workers, descendants today....
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 05-30-2018, 05:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,282
Posted By Maverick 4003
Yellowstone tour

Obviously, visitors on catwalk reveal the scale, size of Morning glory. As other chime in, interesting analogies may exist, reminds me of...:)
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 05-30-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,282
Posted By Maverick 4003
Yellowstone tour

Aerial scenery exhibits 3D style panoramic so diff. than ground. Many times referred as Morning Glory. Extreme temps. Yes, Old Faithful erupts + /- min. on the hr. Clock inside lodge is set for next...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-12-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,317
Posted By Maverick 4003
Pigeons-starlings

.22 birdshot quieter than my 20 ga., dep. on noise allowed. Saw a big chute draped high near the roof, over a twin in the corner yrs. back. Kept the droppings off it. Another Mont. airport mgr. uses...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 04-16-2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,394
Posted By Maverick 4003
Denali

Difficult to choose which photo of yours will be on the calendar next yr. On the ground, I was only able to get one photo of Denali, as normally covered w/ cloud cover...(driving S. from Talkeetna,...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 04-16-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 789
Views: 559,442
Posted By Maverick 4003
Alaska workhorse

On ground there, back a few, watched tanker ship w/ high water line being loaded via a long 100 yd.+ dock, (w forklifts, etc.). Stumbled across it thru the trees by accident, rural area. Clear day,...
Forum: Aircraft Camping 08-15-2017, 11:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,592
Posted By Maverick 4003
changing plans

Smokey app. 2, maybe 3/wk. this neck of woods. Good on CAVU, but not on NW windy days. Yes, as stated above, Black Hills varied, many attractions. 3 airports to choose-Spearfish / N. Hills, as...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-13-2017, 03:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 9,154
Posted By Maverick 4003
Not yet but soon

Varied, very interesting WW comments... given D. Maib has Mickey mouse steering the boat. Given, I'd not ask the name of the boat.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-31-2017, 12:21 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 134,723
Posted By Maverick 4003
Vlad VFT to Russia

Would be very interesting to followup on this young lady in app. 10 yrs. to see what becomes of her + what paths she chooses... given her potential. Vlad, it was meant to be for you to land there.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 05-08-2017, 01:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,121
Posted By Maverick 4003
1ST FLIGHT 119PB

Nice touch- music of Glenn Miller Orchestra.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 04-19-2017, 02:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,505
Posted By Maverick 4003
912ULS

Having had only 914Turbo + current 912S in EAB, IMO, too short duration for lt. resultant damage. However, as admirably stated to avoid apprehension, either call LEAF, ask for Brian + or other in...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 01-27-2017, 02:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,363
Posted By Maverick 4003
Baja Trip

Outside U.S., perhaps modified since 90's, thought, @ least then - app. 10" N#'s required. Yourself, Vlad's trip to N. Latituides, etc., both normal size. Obviously either changed, or not req.?
Forum: Trip Write-ups 01-27-2017, 01:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,437
Posted By Maverick 4003
Desert SW Trip

In concurring w/others, briefly-my Dad wore the older same gray + black lt. flannel shirt as yours' - en route. seen so rarely; your Dad's words 100% same as my Dad's, "you gonna quit screwing around...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-28-2016, 03:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,454
Posted By Maverick 4003
Smile Holiday Flight

Not an Ornithologist, guess Canadian geese look diff. on H2O-light appearing as if Snows. Either way, surprised not migrated. As always, super photo views.
Forum: Trip Write-ups 12-22-2016, 01:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 8,280
Posted By Maverick 4003
Johnson Creek Video

Guernsey, Wo. landing. XXL State Nat'l Guard H.Q., given small town of app. 300 w/ the XXLL runways for their Monthly & Annual req. 2 wk. training, Air Guard big boys. BTW, XXLL BNSF R.R. hub, 6-8...
Forum: Safety 11-28-2016, 11:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 9,589
Posted By Maverick 4003
Mt. Waves

When DIA (Denver) moved from original field off Quebec out E. on the plains near Watkinsville, the big boys now coming in from the E., during the Summer get slammed down real hard. H.Q. in Wyo.,...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 11-28-2016, 10:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,535
Posted By Maverick 4003
Delphi stop

Telly Savalas in a red flannel shirt, short of gold chains.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-14-2016, 12:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,037
Posted By Maverick 4003
Flight from Townsend Mont.

Unsure River, but was larger water S. part of Canyon Ferry? :)
Forum: Trip Write-ups 11-14-2016, 12:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,939
Posted By Maverick 4003
Flying RV over UT, COLO

In taking off from Walker Field, Grand Jct., enroute to Copperstate in C-182, yes over Canyonlands, Moab, cliffs, etc. via landing @ Page for fuel. When over the River, topography enroute to Page, I...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 09-17-2016, 01:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,965
Posted By Maverick 4003
RV8 & RV10 around Seattle

Before the Space Needle was blt., was a Church @ the concrete foundation. After WWII, My Dad's cousin got married there. Altho' they are now gone, I am printing this aerial view + sending to my...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 09-15-2016, 12:56 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 175,109
Posted By Maverick 4003
Flyng Across America

Buck-wow. Murphy didn't even know his real name until enlisting in the Navy. Married an Orphan, story of bathing infant. A travesty of cruel, sadistic staff techniques: whipping a bed wetter. One...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 09-14-2016, 10:35 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 175,109
Posted By Maverick 4003
Flyng Across America

Re. Twin Bridges, the St. of Mont. chose a town off the beaten path, more so even back then, as opposed to a larger W. or S.W. Mont. town..to keep the Orphanage quiet. In viewing the photos, some...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 09-12-2016, 01:47 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 175,109
Posted By Maverick 4003
Flyng Across America

On another site, I viewed a photo of a pilot who completed an E.A.B. in Twin Bridges. I told him I sold my 1st EAB to a rancher from Twin Bridges, Spring 2011. He then sends me 2-3 pix of it in a...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 09-09-2016, 11:16 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 175,109
Posted By Maverick 4003
Flyng Across America

Photo #1 in Buffalo, dude in T shirt, jeans, cap walking. On his L. shoulder is field stone bldg., that being First Northern Bank. Having had a savings & checking acct. there 33 yrs. this wk., V.P,....
Forum: Trip Write-ups 09-06-2016, 12:38 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 175,109
Posted By Maverick 4003
Flyng Across America

Recall only 1 restaurant in Faith, N. side of Main, might even close early. Game & Fish H.Q. out of there often. Close friend used to HQ out of Faith, backseat Cub coyote gunner. 1 x his 12 ga. ...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 09-05-2016, 01:54 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 175,109
Posted By Maverick 4003
Flyng Across America

Not timely, late but wishing I'd have informed you of a phenomenon known of since the 70's or before, "The Kindred Lights." Strange, erie, seen out in the country shelterbelts, off + on ...for @ ...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-29-2016, 02:59 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 151,039
Posted By Maverick 4003
Journey of a Lifetime

Thanks for the photo of Kotzebue, my cousin Rod is the H.S. principal there. Believe he flies commercially to Kavalina to get out further down to Anchorage when on break. Said kids can't go out for...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-25-2016, 01:37 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 151,039
Posted By Maverick 4003
Smile Journey of a Lifetime

Vlad-thanks for Toad River RV6 reply. He obviously has access to hangar seasonally.Unfortunate couldn't land @ Lair Hot Springs. In the lodge-restaurant combo they have a full body Wolf under glass...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-24-2016, 11:39 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 151,039
Posted By Maverick 4003
Journey of a Lifetime

Vlad, have photo of covered ceiling cap collection in Toad River, lunch there via Fall ground trip. There was a helicopter & a RV6 parked on the gravel strip across from the restaurant. Chopper took...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-24-2016, 10:27 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 175,109
Posted By Maverick 4003
Smile Flyng Across America

I'm sure, as are all others, that recall Charles Garault, CBS, "On the Road Again" weekly segment. You should have been his teacher.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-13-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,824
Posted By Maverick 4003
1st Real Passenger

Yes, your future looks bright....matching earrings.:)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-05-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,676
Posted By Maverick 4003
RV7 or 7A

Live N. of you, GCC, Gillette, your winds known, similar here, 15-25 daily. Thereby thinking of selling one of my two EAB's + then get RV, just to handle them, per post comments from various...
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