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Forum: Reviews 06-20-2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 988
Posted By N9331v
Written

I took the written course many years ago, it was intense and worth it.
A few months later I did the 10 day IFR course which was excellent.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-06-2016, 08:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,382
Posted By N9331v
I had America's Aircraft Engines do a Millenium...

I had America's Aircraft Engines do a Millenium overhaul for my Mooney back in 2003. I will have them overhaul my next engine. Very happy.
Forum: RV-3 11-04-2016, 06:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,299
Posted By N9331v
Congratulations, got any Pictures?

Congratulations, got any Pictures?
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 11-04-2016, 06:01 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 20,312
Posted By N9331v
Very sad to hear. Sincere condolences to family.

Very sad to hear.
Sincere condolences to family.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-04-2016, 04:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,135
Posted By N9331v
Thanks for the info I will check into the items...

Thanks for the info I will check into the items you have listed.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-03-2016, 08:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,135
Posted By N9331v
Engine advice

Looking for some advice from the knowledgable base. It looks like I may have run across a engine for my -7 it's a
IO360 A3B6D from a Mooney 1030tt overhaul 2003
Will this fit ok? Any input will be...
Forum: GPS 06-15-2016, 05:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,869
Posted By N9331v
I installed a IFD540 in my Mooney and as I move...

I installed a IFD540 in my Mooney and as I move along I will be installing another in my RV7. I LOVE THE IFD540.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-24-2015, 11:42 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,786
Posted By N9331v
B E E R !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

B E E R !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-11-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,650
Posted By N9331v
Jet Flex

I also did Jet Flex, very easy to work with and very durable. Like others said it levels out very nice overnight.
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-07-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,574
Posted By N9331v
Same boat

I'm building the 7 TW slider. The only tail wheel aircraft I've been in is a DC3 as a passenger and that alone was very cool. I have always been facinated by all TW aircraft.
I only have around...
Forum: RV-8/8A 12-23-2013, 04:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,830
Posted By N9331v
Thumbs up That sure is a awesome Christmas present...

That sure is a awesome Christmas present...
Forum: Reviews 11-25-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,309
Posted By N9331v
Cleaveland Aircraft Tool

Great people / outstanding customer service.

Back in July I ordered and received a set of intersection fairings for my 7 and it wasn't until a week ago on a Sunday evening that I opened the box...
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-24-2013, 06:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 848
Posted By N9331v
I have no primer on my carbureted Mooney and have...

I have no primer on my carbureted Mooney and have had no problems in the past 17 years.
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 11-12-2013, 07:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,308
Posted By N9331v
Thumbs up With all the bad stuff on the news theses days...

With all the bad stuff on the news theses days that was very nice to see.
All the students seemed very proud and rightfully so.
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 11-07-2013, 12:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,080
Posted By N9331v
Unhappy Pretty bad Superior spends all that money...

Pretty bad Superior spends all that money advertising and you can't get ahold of anyone there to discuss..........
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-05-2013, 12:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,146
Posted By N9331v
Thumbs up Howdy Warden, I'm just around the corner from you...

Howdy Warden, I'm just around the corner from you in IL.Have fun with your 7.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-05-2013, 08:16 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 19,225
Posted By N9331v
Good luck

Wishing you a quick recovery. You will be in thoughts and prayers.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-17-2013, 12:46 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,672
Posted By N9331v
Talking Keep flying them RV missions, makes more people...

Keep flying them RV missions, makes more people happy than you can imagine.

Besides its always funny to hear a Troll make noise.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-11-2013, 10:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,675
Posted By N9331v
I'm at the same crossroad. I decided to do the...

I'm at the same crossroad. I decided to do the engine, which I'm currently searching for.
Forum: RV-10 10-11-2013, 09:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,033
Posted By N9331v
That's terrific, I've been following ever since...

That's terrific, I've been following ever since starting my RV.
Wishing you many years of enjoyment.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-06-2013, 10:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,490
Posted By N9331v
.........

Sequester..................
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 09-22-2013, 07:22 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 86,941
Posted By N9331v
Oh this is sad to hear, so sorry for your...

Oh this is sad to hear, so sorry for your loss.....
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-02-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,084
Posted By N9331v
Thumbs up Just amazing, these sure weren't the results I...

Just amazing, these sure weren't the results I was expecting to hear.
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-01-2013, 03:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,084
Posted By N9331v
How long did you store your engine.

Now that my wings, tail, fuse and canopy are pretty much finished excluding all fiberglass, wiring and avionics Im thinking of ordering my engine after the first of the year. I'm concerned with the...
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-28-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,711
Posted By N9331v
What DBRO172 said, also remember clearance for...

What DBRO172 said, also remember clearance for paint.
Forum: RV-9/9A 08-26-2013, 09:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,051
Posted By N9331v
Tank dies

I used the tank dies. They make up the difference for the depth of the tank sealant so the rivet does not sit proud.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-01-2013, 11:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,597
Posted By N9331v
Same

Good it's not only me. I'm building a 7 also, I've never flown in a RV or any tail dragged, just my Mooney and sometimes the twin or the past 18 years. Should be fun to learn something new.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-29-2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,458
Posted By N9331v
Arrival

I've done it a few times.
I'd get to the hold a 5 -10 min before the hour, slow down and enjoy the view.
I was usually one of the first and seemed to beat most incoming and departing traffic....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-11-2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,850
Posted By N9331v
I made several before my aluminum skirts came...

I made several before my aluminum skirts came around.

Look up RV6rick on VAF, I followed his advices and they turned out awesome.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-09-2013, 05:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,691
Posted By N9331v
My tool box S U C K E D !!!!!! when I finished...

My tool box S U C K E D !!!!!! when I finished it. Made the same sort of mistakes. One day after practicing on a lot of scrap everything just clicked...............


Have fun
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-06-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,915
Posted By N9331v
I pass OSH once a week, now I really have to stop...

I pass OSH once a week, now I really have to stop in.
Forum: RV-8/8A 05-28-2013, 06:57 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,213
Posted By N9331v
Need some more pictures when you take the...

Need some more pictures when you take the stick....

Congratulations
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-23-2013, 04:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,053
Posted By N9331v
Demo

Every time I go to Osh for a day the demo flights seem to be booked, I still have not got a ride in one yet..... :(
Forum: Reviews 05-14-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,637
Posted By N9331v
Wash wax

I purchased two bug pads 11 years ago and I'm still using the same ones.
I use water and a bug pad after every BUG flight and the critters come off with ease. I wax the airframe two to three times...
Forum: RV-10 04-12-2013, 11:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,000
Posted By N9331v
I'd agree replace 🙀

I'd agree replace 🙀
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-12-2013, 10:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,996
Posted By N9331v
Naa that's not good enough,,,,,, how bout a...

Naa that's not good enough,,,,,, how bout a couple cases::D
Forum: RV-7/7A 04-06-2013, 07:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,384
Posted By N9331v
WOW !!!! That was fast...... Thanks

WOW !!!! That was fast......

Thanks
Forum: RV-7/7A 04-06-2013, 06:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,384
Posted By N9331v
Anyone got a copy of this ?

Anyone got a copy of this ?
Forum: Reviews 03-31-2013, 01:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,409
Posted By N9331v
Fastrack

I agree the hub and wiring is just awesome. Just starting mine....
Forum: Safety 03-16-2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 17,436
Posted By N9331v
Thanks for that info Gary, that made me go ahead...

Thanks for that info Gary, that made me go ahead with the purchase.
I just finished the download on my Ipad and iPhone, one can always be running.
Forum: Safety 03-15-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 17,436
Posted By N9331v
Anyone know if you purchase this app on your...

Anyone know if you purchase this app on your iPhone can you also use it on your iPad with no additional charge?
Forum: RV-14 03-12-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,623
Posted By N9331v
Tools

Two of the greatest tools I purchased and probably will never sell are my
DRDT 2 and my pneumatic squeezer.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-20-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,395
Posted By N9331v
Sad to see how that shipping company handled your...

Sad to see how that shipping company handled your freight. The company Todd Transit out of Rockford IL that handled my finish kit was the opposite, they were so concerned about off loading they sent...
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-15-2013, 09:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,678
Posted By N9331v
I'm also on the fence and I was going to ask the...

I'm also on the fence and I was going to ask the same question. I don't want to to hijack your thread but I was also going to ask what is the main reason so many seem to choose the Pro over the Sport?
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 01-07-2013, 02:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,047
Posted By N9331v
Thanks for sharing, looks like you we're having a...

Thanks for sharing, looks like you we're having a great time.
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-05-2013, 07:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,860
Posted By N9331v
Sent you a PM

Sent you a PM
Forum: Photography 01-03-2013, 12:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,740
Posted By N9331v
Camera

Works with 4's and up.
Forum: RV-7/7A 12-31-2012, 04:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,445
Posted By N9331v
Strainers

Since I paint for a living the only filters I use for paint / primer are 125 microns.
I get them from Gerson or PPG
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-16-2012, 05:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,170
Posted By N9331v
Congratulations, very nice looking RV you have.

Congratulations, very nice looking RV you have.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-01-2012, 10:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,358
Posted By N9331v
Maintenance wise I find satin and gloss finishes...

Maintenance wise I find satin and gloss finishes a lot easier to clean than most flat finishes.
Forum: RV-7/7A 11-29-2012, 06:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,509
Posted By N9331v
I riveted my brackets exactly as the plans...

I riveted my brackets exactly as the plans called out, came out great.
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 10-22-2012, 10:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,230
Posted By N9331v
Sent you a PM.

Sent you a PM.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-09-2012, 07:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,925
Posted By N9331v
For the past 17 years flying my Mooney 0360 A1A...

For the past 17 years flying my Mooney 0360 A1A I've lean during ground operations and any altitude, I also lean during climb making any needed adjustments. Since I'm carbureted I do run 25-50 ROP,...
Forum: RV-7/7A 09-15-2012, 12:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,186
Posted By N9331v
Hey thanks for the rivet info. I just finished up...

Hey thanks for the rivet info. I just finished up with my canopy and was getting back to that section this weekend.

Ed
Forum: Painting your RV 09-04-2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 22,555
Posted By N9331v
When you install your ventilation system can you...

When you install your ventilation system can you post pictures

Thanks
Forum: Propellers 08-28-2012, 10:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,372
Posted By N9331v
Thumbs up A W E S O M E

A W E S O M E
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-25-2012, 10:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 938
Posted By N9331v
I just primed the mating surfaces on the flaps...

I just primed the mating surfaces on the flaps and ailerons.
Forum: RV-9/9A 08-24-2012, 01:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,922
Posted By N9331v
Vibrating tool 👍 very little mess, way easy....

Vibrating tool 👍 very little mess, way easy.

Here is a link to a short video when I made the cuts....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-23-2012, 10:43 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 18,421
Posted By N9331v
Now that's cool 👍

Now that's cool 👍
Forum: RV-7/7A 08-23-2012, 01:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,975
Posted By N9331v
I did the same as goldbar

I did the same as goldbar
Forum: RV-9/9A 08-19-2012, 12:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,687
Posted By N9331v
The aluminum fairing can be made pretty easy...

The aluminum fairing can be made pretty easy using a wood jig, they look very nice when done properly. I made them for my slider but the same concept would apply to your needs

This should help...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-15-2012, 09:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,449
Posted By N9331v
ARR has some RV's based right at the private Sky...

ARR has some RV's based right at the private Sky Haven hangars.
Im building my 7 at DKB A few miles north west, shout if you need anything.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-08-2012, 09:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,546
Posted By N9331v
Smile Thanks for everyone's great advice. Looks like...

Thanks for everyone's great advice. Looks like I'll go with #6 screws and nutplates with a thin layer of pro seal.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-07-2012, 04:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,546
Posted By N9331v
Thanks Bob

Thanks Bob
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