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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-28-2022, 09:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,417
Posted By Vlad
Cool colors of lights! I like your preheater...

Cool colors of lights! I like your preheater solution Rocky good job! Not sure I would leave it on overnight. Does it have a sort of overheat sensor?

PS I saw in one of your recents pictures you...
Forum: RV-9/9A 11-28-2022, 08:07 PM
Replies: 998
Views: 776,468
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Most excellent Captain! I didn't noticed at first...

Most excellent Captain! I didn't noticed at first your signature details. I hope interior priming won't slow you down :D Come to Wild West...
Forum: RV-9/9A 11-28-2022, 06:59 PM
Replies: 998
Views: 776,468
Posted By Vlad
You will love the process and results Brian! The...

You will love the process and results Brian! The Empennage kit is the most memorable the feel of accomplishment will be unmatched.

I would suggest ordering wings right away if budget allows,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-25-2022, 08:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 666
Posted By Vlad
Back in the days (read 2006) RV10 had a drawing...

Back in the days (read 2006) RV10 had a drawing like that. Several of us building two seaters were using it as a shop art and a progress model. Not sure if they still include the drawing in their kit...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 11-23-2022, 08:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,715
Posted By Vlad
Thanks for a smile Marc :)

Thanks for a smile Marc :)
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-21-2022, 07:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 487
Posted By Vlad
Interested. Left a message.

Interested. Left a message.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-21-2022, 06:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,002
Posted By Vlad
Happy retirement!

Congratulations! I read every single Scott's post and always learn something new. Thank you very much for contributing! Please stay with us here as long as you can.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-21-2022, 06:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 411
Posted By Vlad
I think a droplet or two (or condensate) got...

I think a droplet or two (or condensate) got trapped in the baffling and froze at at altitude. I doesn't take much to block the pitot line. I had a similar situation years ago over Nantucket island...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-21-2022, 11:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,718
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Yes I can vouch for Sibirsky. Stand up guy always...

Yes I can vouch for Sibirsky. Stand up guy always keeps his word.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-20-2022, 06:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,042
Posted By Vlad
Copy thanks! Amazing pictures! I was trying to...

Copy thanks! Amazing pictures! I was trying to make something similar couple weeks ago at ~ 10K and got my butt kicked badly :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-20-2022, 05:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,042
Posted By Vlad
Carl what altitude were you at cap cloud?

Carl what altitude were you at cap cloud?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-20-2022, 05:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,042
Posted By Vlad
Amazing pictures thanks Bill!

Amazing pictures thanks Bill!
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-17-2022, 05:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 765
Posted By Vlad
Nice lot good deal! Enough to survive the winter...

Nice lot good deal! Enough to survive the winter :D
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-17-2022, 05:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 628
Posted By Vlad
Sold

Fuel pump has been sold. Thanks all for interest.
Forum: Safety 11-16-2022, 08:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,076
Posted By Vlad
I trust ForeFlight Sentry...

I trust ForeFlight Sentry (https://foreflight.com/products/portable-ads-b-receivers/).
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-16-2022, 07:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,728
Posted By Vlad
Steve to make Hookers adjust easier remove those...

Steve to make Hookers adjust easier remove those squarish hookup springs at the adjusting points.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-16-2022, 09:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 628
Posted By Vlad
Timer is sold. Details on the fuel pump....

Timer is sold. Details on the fuel pump. Purchased overhauled in 2015, installed in 2018 to bring aircraft home from Canada, flown for 10 hours then replaced with new pump. Carbed 320. Working...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-15-2022, 08:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 628
Posted By Vlad
All PMs responded thanks for interest!

All PMs responded thanks for interest!
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-15-2022, 06:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 628
Posted By Vlad
Magneto Synchronizer and Fuel Pump

For sale magneto timing tool. $70 plus usps shipping. Used once made the job done.

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/Magneto_synchronizer_-_1.jpeg

Low pressure mechanical fuel...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-13-2022, 07:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 714
Posted By Vlad
I didn't know those existed. I wish I had a one...

I didn't know those existed. I wish I had a one or two :)
Forum: RV-9/9A 11-13-2022, 07:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,004
Posted By Vlad
Stock tank is 18 gallons. Maybe he adjusted his...

Stock tank is 18 gallons. Maybe he adjusted his tank fuel pickup tube to make 1 gallon unusable.
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-10-2022, 07:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 571
Posted By Vlad
Uavionix AV30

For sale is 1 y.o. AV30E just came from the factory tested and upgraded. They do charge $250 flat fee for that. Asking $1600 or best offer. All connectors and mounting hardware included. Amazing...
Forum: My RV Build Project 11-09-2022, 02:02 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 33,691
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Great milestone! Congratulations!

Great milestone! Congratulations!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-08-2022, 06:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,092
Posted By Vlad
Dan it would be a spring project probably. I...

Dan it would be a spring project probably. I might just load it on my Rivian and head to John's place in Phoenix.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-08-2022, 05:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,092
Posted By Vlad
Thanks guys! It is and it's here Bob. It's...

Thanks guys!



It is and it's here Bob. It's good to have good friends :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-06-2022, 06:45 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 208,333
Posted By Vlad
Found those funny cylinders on the bottom of an...

Found those funny cylinders on the bottom of an open coal pit (Bridger Mine) near Rock Springs WY.

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/Rock_Springs_-_1_(1).jpeg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-06-2022, 06:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,092
Posted By Vlad
Got a hangar!

Finally, after over a decade under the elements, my aircraft is under a roof.

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/Rock_Springs_-_1_(6).jpeg

Rock Springs WY KRKS, a beautiful place....
Forum: RV-14 11-06-2022, 07:06 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 10,870
Posted By Vlad
I never had any chips on HS. The bottom of the...

I never had any chips on HS. The bottom of the flaps behind unpanted mains is another story :)
Forum: RV-14 11-05-2022, 04:47 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 10,870
Posted By Vlad
It depends Dan. It was a liter on that particular...

It depends Dan. It was a liter on that particular day :D

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/depends_on_a_day_-_1_(1).jpeg




Да Джеф :D
Forum: RV-14 11-05-2022, 07:05 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 10,870
Posted By Vlad
Hi Alex, I add 8-10 ounces during oil change and...

Hi Alex,

I add 8-10 ounces during oil change and the same amount every 5 to 10 hours depending on the trips. Also I add it to the fuel 1:300 ratio or so. On average my engine consumes a gallon of...
Forum: RV-14 11-03-2022, 07:57 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 10,870
Posted By Vlad
Use a lot of MMO, fly often and you will make at...

Use a lot of MMO, fly often and you will make at least two TBOs :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-03-2022, 07:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,608
Posted By Vlad
Congratulations David! I've been to your airport...

Congratulations David! I've been to your airport in November it's a challenging place to do thorough testing this time of the year. Could be very windy. Take your time don't rush on Phase 1.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 11-02-2022, 09:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,212
Posted By Vlad
Great pictures thanks Bill! I am still learning...

Great pictures thanks Bill! I am still learning my territory from your images.
Forum: Propellers 11-01-2022, 06:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 629
Posted By Vlad
I can vouch for Mr Meglinsky personally. Over a...

I can vouch for Mr Meglinsky personally. Over a decade ago he was an editor of a GA magazine and I wrote an article for it. But I don't know anything about the company.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-30-2022, 11:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 989
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up I love your videos good job thanks!

I love your videos good job thanks!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-29-2022, 06:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,025
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Time to start heading home Rocky! You always have...

Time to start heading home Rocky! You always have a place in Dutch John Utah :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-29-2022, 06:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,025
Posted By Vlad
Oh my the Delaware Gap picture is impressive...

Oh my the Delaware Gap picture is impressive thanks Governor! Missing that place...

Nothing newsworthy in the Wild West. Flew to Saratoga WY to soak in hot springs...
Forum: RV-8/8A 10-25-2022, 09:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,412
Posted By Vlad
Talking Niet!

Niet! This is an impostor! The real Borrowed Horse is Red :D

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/Borrowed_Horse_-_1.jpeg
Forum: Trip Write-ups 10-23-2022, 02:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 13,876
Posted By Vlad
13 years later...

Pirep on the place thirteen years later. There is no hangar anymore just a concrete pad.

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/Gateway_-_1_(1).jpeg

The airstrip is in very rough...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-23-2022, 12:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,093
Posted By Vlad
Snow shoveling

View from a bedroom window :D

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/Snow_shoveling_-_1_(1)_o2ZjZxRvw5CevTvfkJkzm8.jpeg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-21-2022, 05:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,161
Posted By Vlad
Congratulations Rocky! Job well done I am proud...

Congratulations Rocky! Job well done I am proud to call you my friend. Not every man completes his pilot license in the airplane he built. You are welcome here in your old stomping ground any time.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-20-2022, 04:06 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 208,333
Posted By Vlad
Rings

A local Native American tribesman pointed me to those. 21 nautical miles from my place. Pretty hard to reach by ground transportation but very easy by air. If you know the coordinates of course... ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-15-2022, 05:41 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,010
Posted By Vlad
Maintenance

Perfect weather to do the maintenance. Oil/filter, other filters... :)


https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/maintenance_-_1.jpeg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-13-2022, 11:53 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 208,333
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Thanks Mike!

Thanks Mike!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-13-2022, 10:40 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 208,333
Posted By Vlad
Any of them close to an airport Paul? Would love...

Any of them close to an airport Paul? Would love to go inside. The kilns in Wyoming and Colorado don't have a suitable landing site nearby.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-13-2022, 08:49 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 208,333
Posted By Vlad
Four alien spinners...

Four alien spinners (https://naturalatlas.com/kiln-ruins/bromide-charcoal-kilns-2278256) are found in Colorado...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-09-2022, 06:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,546
Posted By Vlad
Grapes

You grow grapes in your garden Joe?
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-06-2022, 05:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,212
Posted By Vlad
I still live there. I was in training in St...

I still live there. I was in training in St George for three day and took the RV. Good job buzzing my place! :D
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-06-2022, 11:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,212
Posted By Vlad
Sweet all familiar territory! So it was your gang...

Sweet all familiar territory! So it was your gang I saw in the air by Escalante. On a nice morning Sunday the 18th I was returning home from St. George and you were approaching from the north. One...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 10-04-2022, 03:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,481
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up What a great read thank you Andy!

What a great read thank you Andy!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-02-2022, 05:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,353
Posted By Vlad
Went around the patch celebrating Smokey's BD....

Went around the patch celebrating Smokey's BD. Not everyday a grown man reaches 65. Figured out why Green River turns red. Tons of clay are moving from the badlands through the...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-02-2022, 05:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 882
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up PeteMan I confess. After seeing your pix...

PeteMan I confess. After seeing your pix yesterday I checked the weather and decided to beat you on time airborne. Looking for colors of course. I didn't have a free Sunday (need to cover couple...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-01-2022, 12:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,353
Posted By Vlad
Happy Birthday Smokey! It seems like you were in...

Happy Birthday Smokey! It seems like you were in a wrong type of aircraft :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-30-2022, 06:22 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 208,333
Posted By Vlad
Corrals

It is a real thing Dan. Fenced areas for cattle. They look strange indeed.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-29-2022, 04:57 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 208,333
Posted By Vlad
Question South Tabletop Mtn

Flew to Cody WY for my medical exam the other day. On the way saw a strange thing on top of a mountain. Credit to my copilot Bob for spotting it. Not much on the web what is it and how it's done. The...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-27-2022, 08:46 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 208,333
Posted By Vlad
Niet! An UFO expert told me it's an alien...

Niet! An UFO expert told me it's an alien propeller spinner factory :D

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/spinner_-_1.jpeg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-26-2022, 09:04 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 208,333
Posted By Vlad
Question Found in my backyard today. Didn't have time to...

Found in my backyard today. Didn't have time to investigate what it is......
Forum: Primers 09-22-2022, 07:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,853
Posted By Vlad
The last two pictures seems to be a filiform type...

The last two pictures seems to be a filiform type of corrosion under the protective layer of plastic. I had similar when I started building 16 years ago. Over a decade I keep my unpainted RV outside...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 09-21-2022, 05:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,319
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Thanks for the write up Troy. Wow kids grew big :)

Thanks for the write up Troy. Wow kids grew big :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-20-2022, 07:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,937
Posted By Vlad
Flew to St George Utah on sheriff's dime for S&R...

Flew to St George Utah on sheriff's dime for S&R Water Rescue...
Forum: RV-6/6A 09-06-2022, 07:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,252
Posted By Vlad
An old intel from VAF archives indicates that DWS...

An old intel from VAF archives indicates that DWS was in Kansas City in 2005 :)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-02-2022, 08:25 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,815
Posted By Vlad
Welcome Dan nice to have you here. You can't go...

Welcome Dan nice to have you here. You can't go wrong with any RV. Training or tail wheel doesn't matter much just personal preference. One of my good buddies after a couple of drinks always tells me...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-28-2022, 09:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,925
Posted By Vlad
Visited Spaceport fly in at 48U in Wyoming....

Visited Spaceport fly in at 48U in Wyoming. Record attendance this year six airplanes and one project :)

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/qq197/N666BK/Intergalactic_Spaceport_-_1(3).jpeg

Flew...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-28-2022, 12:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,925
Posted By Vlad
Thumbs up Very nice pictures Doc thanks!

Very nice pictures Doc thanks!
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