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Forum: RV General Discussion/News Yesterday, 12:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 450
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (1/15/22 - 1/16/22)

I gave two of my son’s college friends their first RV ride (Friday). Business major Will on the left (first small plane ride) and math major Jordon on the right (2nd small plane ride - first in RV)....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-09-2022, 09:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 534
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (1/8/22 - 1/9/22)

Misty and low clouds here in N.TX. Yuck. I oiled and loved up some tools in the toolbox that needed attention. Cleaned up the workbench in the hangar some and taking the first steps at making work...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 01-02-2022, 03:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,090
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Thumbs up All this talk is helpful, IMHO. Anything that...

All this talk is helpful, IMHO. Anything that gets eyeballs on my ‘minimize the chances you’ll get scammed’ document is aces in my book.

That link is:...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 01-01-2022, 08:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,003
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Use Stein as a middleman.

Just for S.A. as this kinda looks like scam posts in the past (low post count, no last name, etc). If I'm wrong please forgive. Please read just for...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-31-2021, 06:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,715
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (1/1/22 - 1/2/22)

Getting the new year started.

Happy New Year to everyone here!!!!

V/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-27-2021, 04:02 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,535
Posted By DeltaRomeo
RV Travel Maps: 2021 Edition (free)

Doug's 2021 RV FLIGHTS (that weren't local)...isn't that just pathetic! <g>
https://photos.smugmug.com/2021/i-26Kgt9m/0/4ecb5486/XL/IMG_4021-XL.jpg

Where I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-26-2021, 01:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,736
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (12/25/21 - 12/26/2021)

Probably not a lot of flying this weekend with it being Christmas and all, but I thought I would start a thread anyway.

v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-18-2021, 07:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,314
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-11-2021, 04:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 949
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend (12/11/21 - 12/12/21)?

Getting it started. I'm studying so no flying. Thoughts and prayers to all the folks affected by the storms and tornados in the central and eastern U.S. Saturday.

v/r,dr
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 12-07-2021, 09:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,624
Posted By DeltaRomeo
‘Gravity’ account banned and locked down by the...

‘Gravity’ account banned and locked down by the admin.

Thanks for the PIREP.

The info at https://vansairforce.net/UsingTheClassifiedsSuggestions.htm will help you identify and deal with scammers in...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-04-2021, 06:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,015
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-27-2021, 06:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,622
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (11/27/21 - 11/28/21)

….getting the ball rolling. Rained all day in DFW.

V/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-21-2021, 09:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,256
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 11-16-2021, 06:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,484
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Edna Becker (my mother-in-law)

Rest In Peace Mrs. Edna Becker

...the best mother-in-law a son-in-law could want. She was so kind and loving, a faithful servant of the Lord, and she brought the love of my life into this world. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-14-2021, 06:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,265
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-07-2021, 10:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,016
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-31-2021, 10:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,363
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend (10/30/21 - 10/31/21)?

I had the honor of giving an 11-yr old his first ride in a small plane Saturday evening. Saw four sunsets, climbing a little after each one to have it pop back up. Experienced astronomy in real...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-24-2021, 09:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,610
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend (10/23/21 - 10/24/21)?

....gas run to KLUD on Friday, then got called in for the part time thing (got the call at the pump). Got to fly though - still counts!!! Saturday yard. Sunday sim. Blindingly fast weekend (but...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-17-2021, 04:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,137
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-11-2021, 04:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,228
Posted By DeltaRomeo
An 18 minutes tool around the local (the fancy...

An 18 minutes tool around the local (the fancy houses by the lake) Monday morning (just under the weekend wire).

https://photos.smugmug.com/2021/i-LZcpcvp/0/e305bf68/XL/IMG_4443-XL.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-09-2021, 08:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,228
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-04-2021, 11:23 AM
Replies: 71
Sticky: Daily RV Pic
Views: 15,598
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Morning status meeting, RV-style.

https://photos.smugmug.com/2021/i-nZf3RW3/0/f550e00c/XL/IMG_4413-XL.jpg

Greatest hobby on earth.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-03-2021, 11:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,887
Posted By DeltaRomeo
00000 CAVU

Would have been a criminal offense to not fly this morning in DFW. 70*F. Oh baby!

https://photos.smugmug.com/2021/i-bXd6WkV/0/9b31a038/XL/IMG_4405-XL.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-02-2021, 07:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,887
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-30-2021, 04:09 PM
Replies: 71
Sticky: Daily RV Pic
Views: 15,598
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Pre-Night Logging

https://photos.smugmug.com/2021/i-ngns9Qw/0/505bba8c/L/2021093016065618-3968756480041668204-IMG_2948-L.jpg

About to log some night time....

Full size:...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-29-2021, 04:55 PM
Replies: 71
Sticky: Daily RV Pic
Views: 15,598
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Daily RV Pic

Let's motivate those still building (or thinking about building). The world's greatest hobby in pictures!

Submit...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-25-2021, 02:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,836
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend (September 25-26, 2021)?

Saturday morning I flew over to Bridgeport (KXBP) for some gas …

https://photos.smugmug.com/2021/i-ktqt3qR/0/06da2d9e/M/IMG_2805-M.jpg
Gas Run

…and while I was there some friends text-suggested I...
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 09-18-2021, 12:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,666
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Tim Friendshuh

[ed. I received the email below from Jules Roazen. My sincerest condolences to the family and friends of Tim. His username was tfriendshuh. dr]

“I am sorry to share that Tim Friendshuh (N6677F)...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-18-2021, 10:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,986
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend (9/18/21 - 9/19/21)?

Getting it started. I was hoping to get out and do a little flying Saturday morning but the lawn needs mowing and I haven’t had a lot of free time lately to deal with that. So priorities…...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-12-2021, 06:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,977
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (9/11/21 - 9/12/21)

…getting it started.

I’m in the sim all weekend at the side hustle. Missing the RV <g>

V/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-29-2021, 10:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,688
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-23-2021, 03:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,406
Posted By DeltaRomeo
A short flight over to Bridgeport for fuel...

A short flight over to Bridgeport for fuel Saturday morning before the heat index climbed to 106. On the way I thought I'd load up the RNAV 18 and let the A/P do some of the work since it was a nice...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 08-17-2021, 05:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,357
Posted By DeltaRomeo
MX Videos From Mothership

https://www.youtube.com/c/VansAircraftInc/videos

v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-14-2021, 05:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,536
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (Aug 14-15, 2021)

....I flew Saturday morning (11 day non-RV dry spell due to life). Storms in the area made for 74*F temps and pleasing visuals. Fuel run and some more engine data recorded to plod over sometime. ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-06-2021, 08:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,682
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 08-03-2021, 04:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,108
Posted By DeltaRomeo
One more vote for Sal. Say hi to the parrot.

One more vote for Sal. Say hi to the parrot.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-01-2021, 10:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,260
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV-15 07-27-2021, 02:38 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 9,920
Posted By DeltaRomeo
RV-15 Dreamin' When Nature Calls ...and my dream options.

I may or may not have landed in a fresh cut field Tuesday morning to visit nature's powder room. File under 'Things you'll be able to do in the RV-15 that my RV-6 won't!'

I'm really looking forward...
Forum: RV-15 07-27-2021, 02:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,606
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Count me in!

Count me in!
Forum: RV-15 07-26-2021, 04:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,452
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Welcome: The OSH'21 video announcing it.

Welcome to the new RV-15 sub-forum. Van's Aircraft announced the RV-15 on 7/26/21 at OSH'21. The video below, shot by David Lee (the guy in the front row - white shirt and legs crossed), shows the...
Forum: RV models of the future (RV-??) 07-26-2021, 09:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,060
Posted By DeltaRomeo
From the forum: It's announced. High wing. Back country.

What we know so far....

https://photos.smugmug.com/Osh21/i-DptdzNp/0/21c398fd/X3/IMG_3845-X3.jpg
Bill K. pic.

Yayyyyy!!!!!!
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 07-25-2021, 05:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 11,064
Posted By DeltaRomeo
https://dougreeves.smugmug.com/Osh21/ courtesy...

https://dougreeves.smugmug.com/Osh21/

courtesy David Lee (building RV-10). v/r,dr
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 07-25-2021, 12:33 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 11,064
Posted By DeltaRomeo
OSH'21 Picture URLs ...from RV folks

If you have an album full of OSH'21 pics, put that link in this thread if you feel the urge. If you would like to attach an image or two please do, but please don't attach all of them <g>. v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-25-2021, 08:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,116
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-19-2021, 02:58 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 21,846
Posted By DeltaRomeo
5 days from apply to got it.

...and two of those were Saturday and Sunday.

Dallas, TX area.
Forum: RV-8/8A 07-18-2021, 09:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,138
Posted By DeltaRomeo
So happy for my buddy Jaybird!!!

Way to go Jay. I heard at our airport that you did your first flight a couple days back. Wish I had been there, but 'ol busy life keeps interrupting <g>.

Sure am happy for you pleased to see pics...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-18-2021, 08:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,810
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend (7/17/21 - 7/18/21)

My freshly overhauled E-mag P114's went back on Saturday. And it's raining Sunday morning as I type this (we needed it). Looking around the house for an old memory card to slide into the MFD to...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-11-2021, 09:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,785
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (7/10/21 - 7/11/21)

...getting it started. My cowl is still off <sad face>.

v/r,dr
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 07-10-2021, 05:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,901
Posted By DeltaRomeo
I really enjoyed that piece, Paul. Thank you for...

I really enjoyed that piece, Paul. Thank you for sitting for that. You have a beautiful backyard out there. v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-04-2021, 10:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,034
Posted By DeltaRomeo
500

This weekend the cowl is off, loving up the engine bits for a few days when I have some time.

On the non-RV front, I logged my 500th hour of in-the-sim, on-motion, running-the-emergency-checklist...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-27-2021, 03:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,857
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-18-2021, 05:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,592
Posted By DeltaRomeo
VAN’S AIRCRAFT ANNOUNCES MANAGEMENT CHANGES

(from mothership)

AURORA, OREGON – June 18, 2021 – Van’s Aircraft today announced changes to its management and organizational structure designed to enable the company and its employees to advance...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-13-2021, 12:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,907
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: Instrument Flight Rules 06-10-2021, 09:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,092
Posted By DeltaRomeo
IFR Shorthand …things that free up time for the scan

Sometimes I help set up (10) different approaches during a sim session...while looking up stuff in the QRH. Fast and dirty and the free hand is tuning a radio or pushing a button. I'd just drop the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-06-2021, 08:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,324
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-28-2021, 07:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,788
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 05-25-2021, 02:01 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,461
Posted By DeltaRomeo
You're gonna need scrap aluminum for various...

You're gonna need scrap aluminum for various things - I used a fuse skin I hosed for dozens of little projects. Still using it on home projects to this day.

Welcome to the club <g>.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-18-2021, 05:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,379
Posted By DeltaRomeo
This............

This............
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 05-17-2021, 08:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,582
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Thumbs up I was told while I was building that every RV...

I was told while I was building that every RV needs a flaw somewhere for the evil spirits to escape from. Mine is on the VS. Looks just like yours.

My advice is to put a rivit in it as others...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-16-2021, 04:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,567
Posted By DeltaRomeo
Logged 2.5 more hours of night.

All the pics with captions:
https://dougreeves.smugmug.com/Fly-outs/Night-flight-May-13-2021/

Flew around Fort Worth, over DFW airport, downtown Dallas and more (last Thursday night).

13.4 more...
Forum: VAF Group Buys / Discounts 05-13-2021, 02:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 4,666
Posted By DeltaRomeo
PCU5000

Hello VAF Members,

It’s that time of year where we offer our friends in the VAF a group rate on the PCU5000 Propeller Governor. This year we will be running it in line with the EAA show at Oshkosh....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-09-2021, 11:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,822
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this weekend? (5/8/21 - 5/9/21)

I flew the RV .4 hrs. First time in over two weeks.

Mental gyros re-aligned.....
Forum: RV-7/7A 05-06-2021, 06:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 908
Posted By DeltaRomeo
I might have some time free Sunday and would be...

I might have some time free Sunday and would be happy to show you my RV-6. If the WX is nice I'll certainly take you up.

Let's keep in touch.

v/r,dr
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-02-2021, 01:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,633
Posted By DeltaRomeo
What did you do with your RV this Weekend (5/1/21 - 5/2/21)

Getting it started.

Me? Nothing. So many extra paper routes in the sim over the last six days I'm seeing crooked. Five more this coming week. I miss my RV....
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