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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-26-2021, 03:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,355
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this Weekend (02/26-28/2021)

...getting it started. Wet here Friday.
v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-22-2021, 02:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 784
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Congrats Mike!!!!

Congrats Mike!!!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-20-2021, 09:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,377
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this Weekend (2/20/21 - 2/21/21)

....getting it started.

I thawed out.

v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-14-2021, 04:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,260
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-07-2021, 09:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,061
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: Flight Testing 02-04-2021, 02:51 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,064
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Jay Pratt did the first flight of my RV-6 back in 2002.

I did the next 2,000 <g>.

v/r,dr:)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-02-2021, 08:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,501
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Thumbs up Thank you Don (and all the friends who knew about...

Thank you Don (and all the friends who knew about this privately and were sending me good advice and mojo).

I have a whole new respect for anyone who goes through their first jet initial. I got to...
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 01-31-2021, 08:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,077
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Don, I'm very sorry to hear about the loss of...

Don, I'm very sorry to hear about the loss of your friend.

Keeping you and your friend in my thoughts.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-31-2021, 08:53 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,950
Posted By DeltaRomeo
It’s against the FARs not to tell them. Nuff...

It’s against the FARs not to tell them. Nuff said. Locking it.

I deleted a lot of the replies here. Please review the posting rules, especially the part about staying civil. Nice and polite is...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-30-2021, 01:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,305
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Saturday winds N.TX

KAFW 301853Z 24029G43KT

Hunkered down....:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-25-2021, 02:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,976
Posted By DeltaRomeo
The Dogs in RVs Thread

...I'm starting it officially. Sticky.

Fill it up.

Woof,
dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-24-2021, 08:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,251
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (1/23/21 - 1/24/21)

Foggy and wet here. <insert sad music>

v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-24-2021, 07:47 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,459
Posted By DeltaRomeo
I started my -6 as a student pilot

...and got my tailwheel endorsement in it. Not that uncommon in the RV world. Go get 'um!

v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-18-2021, 02:37 PM
Replies: 359
Views: 176,378
Posted By DeltaRomeo
200kt GS today.

31 knots on the tail makes things pretty easy. :) Need a little left rudder...

https://photos.smugmug.com/2021/i-tqCpnZW/0/0fdb82bd/X3/IMG_2603_HEIC-X3.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-17-2021, 10:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,001
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-09-2021, 11:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,880
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-08-2021, 03:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Thumbs up Dave let me read a rough draft of this before it...

Dave let me read a rough draft of this before it "went to press" and it was highly enjoyable. Thanks for posting this Dave!

v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-03-2021, 05:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,346
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Around Denton's class D

Around Denton, TX airspace Sunday afternoon.

Looks like either Beavis's head or a bad Michigan.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 12-29-2020, 04:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,875
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Common feeling, Don. I had similar thoughts at...

Common feeling, Don. I had similar thoughts at times.

My advice is to 1) get a ride every so often in an RV-12 in your area and 2) look at this bookmark every so often...
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 12-27-2020, 11:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,507
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Judy Avery

All,

Bob asked that I publish this for the Avery's many friends in the RV community. His wife Judy passed on Dec 17.

Obit at:...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-25-2020, 10:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,346
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV-14 12-21-2020, 02:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 698
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Tim I love that avatar. Prison Mike!!!!

Tim I love that avatar. Prison Mike!!!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-20-2020, 09:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,346
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV models of the future (RV-??) 12-13-2020, 12:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,228
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Another data point listing right-now-demand for a...

Another data point listing right-now-demand for a 'RV Super Cub'. CC models were the second largest pie slice in this 12/9/2020 article...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-13-2020, 10:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,080
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (12/12/2020-12/13/2020)

...gettin' her started.

Extra paper routes Sat and Sun for me, but Sun was rainy anyway. Sat pic 1000 Sunday local...

v/r,dr
Forum: Safety 12-09-2020, 10:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,761
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Not without speculating..... Condolences to all...

Not without speculating.....

Condolences to all those involved
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-05-2020, 12:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,972
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (12/5/2020 - 12/6/2020)

...I flew over to KXBP and got gas <g>. Practiced steep turn on the way back - one 360 left....one right. Beautiful Wx in N.Texas this weekend.

v/r,dr
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 12-05-2020, 09:46 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,986
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Thank you Scott and Greg! I made this thread a 'sticky'.

Up at the top where it needs to be.

v/r,dr
Forum: RV-10 11-29-2020, 02:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,734
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Welcome Matt and Sarah to the greatest hobby on...

Welcome Matt and Sarah to the greatest hobby on Earth! Welcome to the site and looking forward to seeing progress in the future.

You’re going to love that plane!!!!!

v/r,
dr
Forum: RV-14 11-28-2020, 06:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,221
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Thumbs up Outstanding news Brian! Many congrats and a...

Outstanding news Brian! Many congrats and a wonderful phase one.

V/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-22-2020, 08:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,171
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-14-2020, 05:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,063
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-13-2020, 07:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,830
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Thumbs up I have this book and enjoyed the read VERY MUCH. ...

I have this book and enjoyed the read VERY MUCH. Right there in the center of my space history book collection!

Great stocking stuffer!!!!

v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-01-2020, 09:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,685
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (10/31/2020 - 11/1/2020)

Friday morning I had a part time sim side job cancel at the last minute, so out to the aiport to RVate!!!! BEAUTIFUL Wx after three days of drizzle. Warming up on the ramp a Bellanca Viking flew...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-25-2020, 06:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 754
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Welcome Sir! Mike beat me to it (he always...

Welcome Sir! Mike beat me to it (he always does) <g>.

b,d
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-25-2020, 02:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,542
Posted By DeltaRomeo
As an option, dig/remodel when you're...

As an option, dig/remodel when you're done.

https://image.pennlive.com/home/penn-media/width960/img/patriot-news/photo/2011/05/-4ca7daab1b339e66.jpg

Article and more pics:...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-25-2020, 10:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,362
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: Propellers 10-25-2020, 09:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,533
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Dick VanGrunsven input....

Dick V. saw this thread and emailed me the following to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-20-2020, 08:49 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,911
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Boniest fingers around.... ;^) I need to go to...

Boniest fingers around.... ;^)

I need to go to a smaller sized breaker/switch anyway because the semi-newly installed AeroLED strobes pull less than the traditional strobes they replaced.

The...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-17-2020, 10:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,911
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (10/17/2020 - 10/18/2020)

After 18 years, I broke my strobe switch <grin>.

Today:

https://photos.smugmug.com/MISC-2020/i-Kj8cfzR/0/41b1ce70/XL/IMG_1916_heic-XL.jpg


Felt good to fly, though. It had been 12 days....

v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-10-2020, 10:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,656
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (10/10/2020 - 10/11/2020)

...lotsa fog here in N.TX Saturday. Sunday looked promising but the forecast called for 97*F so I stayed home and worked the ToDo list.
No flying (sad face).

You?

v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-04-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,523
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-27-2020, 06:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,313
Posted By DeltaRomeo
NEBO

NEBO Slyde King.....I have one and like the ability to make it red or white.

It's not a 'pocket light', but they make many models. This one recharges on your computer's USB, possibly the smaller...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-12-2020, 12:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,277
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV-10 09-10-2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,017
Posted By DeltaRomeo
I got my Commercial in N.Texas (RV-6)

Article: https://vansairforce.net/community/showthread.php?t=168664

DPE Joe Johnson - contact info in the article.

Non-event. Tough oral but if you know your stuff no problemo.

v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-07-2020, 06:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,270
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Randall, Wow! Sorry to hear about the bike...

Randall,

Wow! Sorry to hear about the bike accident. I hope the surgery went as expected and your recovery is fast with minimal discomfort.

v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-06-2020, 09:38 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,270
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-02-2020, 04:39 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 14,771
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Jessica welcome! Get ready for an slew of...

Jessica welcome!

Get ready for an slew of mechanical engineers to start thinking about how they can help you get into a cross country capable RV.

Welcome aboard and standing by to help,
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-29-2020, 04:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,375
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Tom, Susie and I send our best wishes on this...

Tom,

Susie and I send our best wishes on this next phase of your life. Thank you for the many years of friendship and community and know that anytime you need us we'll be right here!!!! Stop by...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-29-2020, 10:03 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,209
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Say "I do this instead of sitting on the couch...

Say "I do this instead of sitting on the couch watching people yell at each other on TV."
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 08-25-2020, 05:32 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 213,357
Posted By DeltaRomeo
'Piper'

David and Dawn Lee's dog 'Piper' at 52F today.

David Lee photo.
https://photos.smugmug.com/MISC-2020/i-K8PZ4cw/0/579b5562/X2/IMG_2076-X2.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-22-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,662
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (8/22/2020-8/23/2020)

It seems I've been spending more time lately doing simulated flying than actual, so it was a nice change to do some real world aviating. Saturday morning I flew over to KXBP (Bridgeport) for gas...
Forum: RV-14 08-16-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,900
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Thumbs up Dan, Congratulations on the FF and wishing you a...

Dan,

Congratulations on the FF and wishing you a pleasant Phase I.

v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-16-2020, 09:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,052
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-27-2020, 05:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,721
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Short grass field with obst. at the end might be...

Short grass field with obst. at the end might be the perfect Vx use of Flaps 1.

On day one of Phenom initial the instructor said, "Of the five of you in here, three of you will overspeed the flaps...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-21-2020, 03:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,086
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Search has been bumped in the head and is wobbly...

Search has been bumped in the head and is wobbly until the upgrade to 5.6.2. Basically we have a new back end and it isn't happy with the older forum software.

We'll get it fixed I promise. Hang...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-15-2020, 04:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,913
Posted By DeltaRomeo
A lot. More than you've budgeted. You'll find a...

A lot.

More than you've budgeted.

You'll find a way to make it work.

It's worth it, and you'll be glad you did it.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 07-14-2020, 02:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,282
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Seen at Walt's

He sent me this today.

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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-13-2020, 07:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,831
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Rules now....

....please don't spin off into viruses and governments and conspiracies. Nice and civil and per the rules please. Some replies deleted by me.

Carry on.

dr
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-12-2020, 06:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,840
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Milestone: 20 yr anniv of Beautiful Doll First Flight

Congrats to Danny King!!! A pic I took many years ago (click to enlarge).

2829
Forum: Trip Write-ups 07-02-2020, 09:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,384
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Scott, I really look forward to these...

Scott, I really look forward to these installments. I'm going to set aside some time this weekend to turn off my phone and slowly enjoy every word and picture.

Thank you for this.

v/r,dr
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-29-2020, 04:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,483
Posted By DeltaRomeo
I don't have anything to add, except the subject...

I don't have anything to add, except the subject line you chose made me laugh out loud. Thank you <g>.

v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-28-2020, 03:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 905
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Steve, I created a route between KAFW and KLAX...

Steve,

I created a route between KAFW and KLAX on my iPad just now in Garmin Pilot. Split the screen with the map on the left and the 'TAF and METAR' widgets in the right. Slide the cursor left to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-27-2020, 04:33 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,397
Posted By DeltaRomeo
"Can I build a TAIL KIT?" I'd suggest asking...

"Can I build a TAIL KIT?" I'd suggest asking yourself that first. If you get frustrated halfway through, you'll know....then you can sell the project and tools online for more than half of what you...
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