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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-10-2021, 04:40 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
it's just not that easy here. the real estate...

it's just not that easy here. the real estate market isn't such that you can just move on until you find a place with room to build. I looked yesterday and think I maybe saw 10 houses on the east...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-10-2021, 04:38 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
HNL, I work on hickam so that's the most...

HNL, I work on hickam so that's the most convenient. traffic to jrf..... ugh.
but it's real easy to bop over to the hangars after work to get a couple hours in. Dillingham would be the easy bet but...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-29-2021, 10:38 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
No rvs in hawaii. There are storage places that...

No rvs in hawaii. There are storage places that have garage sized units but they're as much as a hangar,
Bout 900/mo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-28-2021, 12:41 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
Here's the latest lunacy You would need to...

Here's the latest lunacy



You would need to apply for a hangar the usual way, providing all required documentation. If your aircraft is under repair, in shipment, or under construction at that...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-28-2021, 09:44 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
Laughs in hawaiian

Laughs in hawaiian
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-27-2021, 08:46 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
There are places here that rent offices built in...

There are places here that rent offices built in shipping containers but it occurs to me there's no way to get one on my property without a crane
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-27-2021, 07:58 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
I'm willing to spend more than I have �� I've...

I'm willing to spend more than I have ��

I've pissed away enougb money on planes I don't want to end up with 30k in a paperweight if I can't finish it
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-27-2021, 07:11 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
I do not have a garage, I have a carport, which...

I do not have a garage, I have a carport, which is 3 blocks from the ocean so anything that doesn't get stolen, would start to show the effects of the ocean immediately. Put a new tool in my toolbox...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-27-2021, 04:46 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
Yeah, housing is a little different here than the...

Yeah, housing is a little different here than the mainland or australia, I'd assume. I don't have that kind of space here. Not to mention 10k to ship the kit here.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-27-2021, 01:15 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
another member that built here reached out to me...

another member that built here reached out to me and some of the other hurdles I thought were easily surmountable are going to be deal breakers. Every time I think I can finally build a plane,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-26-2021, 11:38 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
To check which? The fsdo wouldn't have anything...

To check which? The fsdo wouldn't have anything to do with state land.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-26-2021, 11:13 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
They check the registration,. It has to be...

They check the registration,. It has to be registered to the person leasing the hangar

Some other issues have crept up a d it's looking like I'm going to have to bag the whole idea, unfortunately
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-26-2021, 07:48 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
Thanks Dave, I've been exploring those options as...

Thanks Dave, I've been exploring those options as well. They're about the same cost as a hangar. No dice on a garage and that makes me nervous as other people have access to damage parts.

I'll...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-26-2021, 07:21 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
hawaii or oklahoma... real difficult decision...

hawaii or oklahoma... real difficult decision there.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-26-2021, 05:17 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
I guess the list gets a lot shorter when the...

I guess the list gets a lot shorter when the hangar rent is >$800 but agreed, it's really putting me in a tight spot to do what I want
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-26-2021, 05:16 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
I've been keeping an eye out as it could be...

I've been keeping an eye out as it could be closer to my house but no luck, not for less than $1500 a month, anyway
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-26-2021, 04:54 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
apparently there are available hangars. I thought...

apparently there are available hangars. I thought there was a list but they just evicted a bunch of people. they can evict you for any reason they want (and often do)
if I needed to I could find...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-26-2021, 04:16 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
I dropped aopa somewhere along the line but if I...

I dropped aopa somewhere along the line but if I need a lawyer I'll sign up and use their service. The guy I've used in the past is in a different state
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-26-2021, 04:02 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
I tried that but they already have the max # of...

I tried that but they already have the max # of hangars they will give them. Attorney letter might work, I'm trying to play nice in the meantime. I wasn't sure if EAA had any resources for me or if...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-26-2021, 03:41 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,154
Posted By philip_g
airport refusing to rent me a hangar to build

to rent a hangar here they want the N-number, liability insurance, and most recent annual inspection. I can probably sort out 1 and 2, but #3 might be an issue.

I'm certain this is an airport that...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-21-2021, 03:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,738
Posted By philip_g
aerospace reports got me covered for $250, about...

aerospace reports got me covered for $250, about the same cost as escrow.com wanted.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-21-2021, 12:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,738
Posted By philip_g
It's in walla walla, middle of nowhere...

It's in walla walla, middle of nowhere lol

Appreciate the offer, it's getting trucked to tacoma to go in a container to get here by boat
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-21-2021, 09:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,738
Posted By philip_g
Thanks for all the input. Sounds like we're...

Thanks for all the input. Sounds like we're inching forward with aerospace reports

You gotta be careful with people using fake escrow accounts too and I've worked with them before. Escrow.com is...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-20-2021, 07:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,738
Posted By philip_g
That's kind of the rub. We need to inspect and...

That's kind of the rub. We need to inspect and pay on Saturday in a manner everyone is comfortable with. Wiring the money Friday, sight unseen isn't a happenning thing.
I don't remember if I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-20-2021, 07:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,738
Posted By philip_g
Might be tough in a small town, but a good...

Might be tough in a small town, but a good suggestion. I can try.

I might be able to wire the money to my partners account, and they go together to the branch and the guy gets whatever he wa ts,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-20-2021, 06:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,738
Posted By philip_g
Forum: RV-14 01-19-2021, 11:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 788
Posted By philip_g
I found this, it's fairly straightforward in...

I found this, it's fairly straightforward in laying it...
Forum: RV-14 01-19-2021, 12:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 788
Posted By philip_g
Io360 engine choices

Sorry to ask such a basic/common question, but I keep finding conflicting info in searches. I've read that the rear governor 360 won't clear the engine mount but also that a front governor 360 won't...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-18-2020, 01:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,352
Posted By philip_g
Another vote for Walmart folding step for kids to...

Another vote for Walmart folding step for kids to brush their teeth. I carried one in my mooney for angelflight...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-14-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,245
Posted By philip_g
big difference in picking through the passes at...

big difference in picking through the passes at 12,5 with little climb performance vs sailing over the rocks at FL180. If you want to fly west out of denver, you want a turbo. IFR? you need a turbo.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-08-2020, 07:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,159
Posted By philip_g
sorry, no. they delayed that. they don't have a...

sorry, no. they delayed that. they don't have a date yet. Sad to see them closed. Great facility
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-08-2020, 07:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,159
Posted By philip_g
that is not...

that is not factual.
https://www.cnbc.com/2020/06/22/who-says-record-coronavirus-numbers-is-not-just-because-of-more-testing.html
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-20-2020, 07:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,902
Posted By philip_g
Sorry. I'm sure next time you'll be the only...

Sorry. I'm sure next time you'll be the only airplane in the sky and won't have to sit your turn like everyone else.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-01-2020, 07:28 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,837
Posted By philip_g
Glad things went mostly great

Glad things went mostly great
Forum: Northwest 05-10-2020, 09:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,575
Posted By philip_g
How's escelante?

How's escelante?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-28-2020, 05:43 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,837
Posted By philip_g
he did a bunch of hikes and hopped over to...

he did a bunch of hikes and hopped over to another airport I think for some day trips, I'll try and ask. The FBO has a courtesy car they used.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-27-2020, 02:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,656
Posted By philip_g
looks real nice

looks real nice
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-27-2020, 01:54 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,837
Posted By philip_g
sounds like a fun time, still jealous. my buddy...

sounds like a fun time, still jealous. my buddy just spent the better part of a week in escelante and had nothing but good things to say, gas is a bit expensive but for what you get in services at...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-23-2020, 04:41 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 11,118
Posted By philip_g
I'm going to try some in PETG, that'll end...

I'm going to try some in PETG, that'll end spectacularly bad I'm guessing. I did a temp tower in PETG and there's basically no difference in print quality from 220-250

it's really frustrating that...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-22-2020, 02:35 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 11,118
Posted By philip_g
this solved it! thanks!

this solved it! thanks!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-21-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 11,118
Posted By philip_g
that's a neat system, I'll get one in coming...

that's a neat system, I'll get one in coming weeks. I've got a spiral vase thing printing (beautifully too, I just jinxed it probably) I'll try it with the other suggestions and post pics tomorrow if...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-21-2020, 05:14 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 11,118
Posted By philip_g
that's a good idea too. I'll try that when I'm...

that's a good idea too. I'll try that when I'm done with this 24 hour print and see how it does. I just sliced it at 12mm/s instead of 20 on the first 2 layers.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-21-2020, 03:43 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 11,118
Posted By philip_g
It's some kind of carbon glass, with a slight...

It's some kind of carbon glass, with a slight dimple to it for adhesion. I'm running the extruder at 200 to 210 with a volcano nozzle and pla. I normally (for the whole 24 hours I've had it) don't...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-21-2020, 03:15 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 11,118
Posted By philip_g
Man, for some reason I have a devil of a time...

Man, for some reason I have a devil of a time printing these. I can't even explain what it's doing besides messing up ��

The little hooks don't adhere to the bed for some reason and eventually get...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-17-2020, 02:23 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 39,053
Posted By philip_g
that bounce will happen in any slick single when...

that bounce will happen in any slick single when you're too fast and try to force it on. Try that in a mooney and see how it goes. I also don't think it's bent, unless I missed further photos. When...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-17-2020, 11:08 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 39,053
Posted By philip_g
the tailwheel pilots will be along shortly to say...

the tailwheel pilots will be along shortly to say that they're just better pilots. :D

what I find interesting is I can't say I've seen a sr20/22 collapse the nose gear. I have balked our 22 and had...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-17-2020, 11:07 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 39,053
Posted By philip_g
Yes, I've seen reference to it, but in the case...

Yes, I've seen reference to it, but in the case of the -8 I was reading about, it was about 5k and you have to remove the engine mount, not the end of the world but it's cheaper to just get a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-17-2020, 10:29 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 39,053
Posted By philip_g
Man, guess I'll scratch all -a models off my list.

Man, guess I'll scratch all -a models off my list.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-16-2020, 02:22 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 11,118
Posted By philip_g
somehow the USPS has managed to take a delivery...

somehow the USPS has managed to take a delivery that should have been 1-2 days, and made it take at least 5 business days (it seems temporarily lost) so I gave up trying to print any of these. And...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-16-2020, 11:29 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,837
Posted By philip_g
MREs might be hard to get right now

MREs might be hard to get right now
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-15-2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,837
Posted By philip_g
Friend of mine just went...

Friend of mine just went here

https://www.airnav.com/airport/1L7

I haven't been but it sounds like a really nice campground. Power, wifi, a car, sounds first class
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-15-2020, 09:57 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,837
Posted By philip_g
If it went off in a pack it's probably most...

If it went off in a pack it's probably most likely to some mechanical interaction with the valve and not the pressure, imo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-15-2020, 09:02 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,837
Posted By philip_g
I have carried the little green Coleman propane...

I have carried the little green Coleman propane canisters into the flight levels unpressured with no issues. The pressure differential from altitude change is not more than leaving one out in the sun...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-14-2020, 08:22 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,837
Posted By philip_g
Orcas is a cool little airport. You kinda need a...

Orcas is a cool little airport. You kinda need a car there though. A bit odd to get in and out ifr since the Canadians split it with Whidbey. Sounds like a fun adventure. I'm jealous
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-14-2020, 12:00 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,837
Posted By philip_g
When I had a sr22 I dropped my backpacker friends...

When I had a sr22 I dropped my backpacker friends off in the rocks here in co a few times and picked them up later on through hikes. They like the big Agnes tents and the tarp tents

Op didn't...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-14-2020, 11:34 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,837
Posted By philip_g
I would look for an ultralight backpack setup...

I would look for an ultralight backpack setup list. That should fit in an RV.

Something like this https://www.greenbelly.co/pages/ultralight-backpacking-gear
Obviously tailor to your needs. Don't...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-14-2020, 10:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,908
Posted By philip_g
It's all in the hull value, really. This was a...

It's all in the hull value, really. This was a 2013. I k ow new private pilots with new cirii paying 18k+
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-14-2020, 10:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,908
Posted By philip_g
We had avemco on a sr22t at a out 6300 a year,...

We had avemco on a sr22t at a out 6300 a year, which was at least a couple Grand less than anyone else. That seems common across the cirrus market. I have asked for quotes on experimentals and I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-13-2020, 05:34 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 11,118
Posted By philip_g
Sweet.....

Sweet.....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-13-2020, 11:19 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 11,118
Posted By philip_g
Same for you, if Steve doesn't get you sorted out...

Same for you, if Steve doesn't get you sorted out I will tomorrow
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-13-2020, 07:09 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 11,118
Posted By philip_g
If you don't get sorted out by tomorrow when I'm...

If you don't get sorted out by tomorrow when I'm up and running I'll send you some USPS overnight
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-12-2020, 06:48 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 11,118
Posted By philip_g
my printer will be here tomorrow, I've wanted one...

my printer will be here tomorrow, I've wanted one awhile anyway. I've got a spool of PTFE coming, trying to keep the smell down. We'll see if I can make it print OK and then I'll make some calls. I'm...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-11-2020, 08:33 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 11,118
Posted By philip_g
how are you guys finding facilities to accept...

how are you guys finding facilities to accept these? I can find orgs looking for home made masks, but I haven't found any accepting face shields or these
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-11-2020, 07:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,230
Posted By philip_g
valid point. I didn't get lemo because I didn't...

valid point. I didn't get lemo because I didn't have lemo plugs at the time, it's a lot easier to adapt a lemo headset to a 2 prong plane than the other way around (it can be done but you don't get...
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