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Forum: RV-8/8A 01-26-2021, 10:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By deltawhiskey
Thanks Steve. I'll do that today when placing...

Thanks Steve. I'll do that today when placing the order to confirm I've got the parts to pull this off.
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-26-2021, 10:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By deltawhiskey
Perfect! Thanks Mike.

Perfect! Thanks Mike.
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-26-2021, 01:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By deltawhiskey
Great mod, Steve. Just the sort of feedback I...

Great mod, Steve. Just the sort of feedback I was hoping to hear. Thanks!

BTW -- did you install F-880B-L-1 and F-880B-R-1 brackets on yours or do your plans go back to the F-880BPP-L and (I...
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-26-2021, 01:33 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 29,183
Posted By deltawhiskey
Zip tie "witness marks" on engine mount

The original builder of my -8 used zip ties to hold wire bundles to the enging mount. They held up just fine in the environment but in all locations they made their mark (literally) on the mount. ...
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-26-2021, 01:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,702
Posted By deltawhiskey
Same location as Eric but just a single (vs.)...

Same location as Eric but just a single (vs.) dual ADHARS. Magnetometer is in the left wing. Static ports are underneath the aft baggage shelf.

And WOW Eric's is clean enough to eat a sandwich off...
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-26-2021, 12:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,183
Posted By deltawhiskey
Ha! Most folks order their avionics and are...

Ha! Most folks order their avionics and are ready for an upgrade to the latest gizmos before their first power up. At your pace you won't even need a SOFTWARE UPDATE before your first flight!! :p...
Forum: RV-8/8A 01-26-2021, 12:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By deltawhiskey
"Seat Ramp Assembly" (DWG 68) questions

My -8 was born in 2003 with fancy fiberglass VELO "racing seats" that sit on their own brackets. Those seats/brackets are now out of the aircraft and I have new (still fancy but much more...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-24-2018, 03:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,375
Posted By deltawhiskey
I didn't have/notice a failed wire in flight but...

I didn't have/notice a failed wire in flight but when ferrying my -8 from TX to WA last summer with an 11'ish year old Lightspeed II installation on one set of plugs I did end up with an extended...
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