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Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-08-2021, 12:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 626
Posted By AUcary
We have 3 blades on our Aircam and I love them....

We have 3 blades on our Aircam and I love them. The pitch is easy to set and they are smooth as silk. My only complaint is the paint on the tips is coming off a bit but when you operate in the water...
Forum: Rocket 09-16-2021, 04:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,080
Posted By AUcary
Brilliant! I am stealing this! Thanks for posting

Brilliant! I am stealing this! Thanks for posting
Forum: RV-3 09-13-2021, 07:08 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,319
Posted By AUcary
Not that it really matters, I was trying to make...

Not that it really matters, I was trying to make a point that I am amazed at the performance of the airplane. Not out here trying to set any records or compensate for anything just thought it was...
Forum: RV-3 09-13-2021, 07:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,319
Posted By AUcary
Yall are a fun bunch... Maxed out for a moment...

Yall are a fun bunch...

Maxed out for a moment at 10,200 ft, 173KTS indicated 10*C. You do the math
Forum: RV-3 09-13-2021, 07:50 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,319
Posted By AUcary
Open cockpit is your issue, trust me when I say...

Open cockpit is your issue, trust me when I say that I have a TON of experience in testing headsets with the Aircam set up in the summertime flying configuration. The problem is the airflow over the...
Forum: RV-3 09-13-2021, 07:15 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,319
Posted By AUcary
Interesting, I cant see why this would not be...

Interesting, I cant see why this would not be worth investigating. Only issue I would have is drilling out the gear leg fairings, would be a ton of work...
Forum: RV-3 09-13-2021, 07:13 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,319
Posted By AUcary
Ha! I would love to see a 23 fly in person. The...

Ha! I would love to see a 23 fly in person. The 35 does seem crazy loud...
Forum: RV-3 09-13-2021, 07:11 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,319
Posted By AUcary
Totally correct, a brain fart on my part. I meant...

Totally correct, a brain fart on my part. I meant MPH hahaha
Forum: RV-3 09-09-2021, 07:11 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,319
Posted By AUcary
Sorry for the late response, Dad life and Oshkosh...

Sorry for the late response, Dad life and Oshkosh had me wrapped up for the past few months! When I started to learn more about the history of the 4477th from my partner Rob I became obsessed with...
Forum: RV-3 07-01-2021, 01:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,240
Posted By AUcary
Having flown some hours on my new RV-3, I feel it...

Having flown some hours on my new RV-3, I feel it was easiest to start with 3 pointers first. After getting comfortable with them, I went back out and flew patterns for 2 hours, focusing on wheel...
Forum: RV-3 06-23-2021, 08:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,319
Posted By AUcary
He did a great job, you can really tell that he...

He did a great job, you can really tell that he took his time. It needed a little TLC here and there but overall its a fantastic aircraft for have 500 hours over 20 years.

What's up with the deer...
Forum: RV-3 06-23-2021, 08:48 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,319
Posted By AUcary
Ha! Nice catch;) It's a crazy story... Back in...

Ha! Nice catch;) It's a crazy story... Back in 2017, when my dad and I started getting serious about building the Aircam, I happened to look on the Lockwood forums and found a potential partner in...
Forum: RV-3 06-18-2021, 08:32 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,319
Posted By AUcary
WOW beautiful airplane!

WOW beautiful airplane!
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-16-2021, 08:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,779
Posted By AUcary
This year will mark my 7th Airventure trip. I...

This year will mark my 7th Airventure trip. I have driven up with my dad and camped multiple times with my dad. Flown up and camped on South 40 once. And last year we flew up and stayed in an RV on...
Forum: RV-3 06-16-2021, 07:54 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,319
Posted By AUcary
0-320, 160HP, Wet wings. It has a ton of thrust...

0-320, 160HP, Wet wings. It has a ton of thrust and I love it but I want to change the prop over to get a little more on the top end. The way an RV maintains energy is amazing. Beating up the pattern...
Forum: RV-3 06-16-2021, 07:26 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,319
Posted By AUcary
I should not say quirks, more like tendencies......

I should not say quirks, more like tendencies... The controls on the 3 are light and I noticed on the first landing the PIO can happen quickly as my buddy told me. After I sorted that out it was...
Forum: RV-3 06-16-2021, 07:25 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,319
Posted By AUcary
The Aircam is AMAZING for a nice relaxing flight....

The Aircam is AMAZING for a nice relaxing flight. Probably one of the best airplanes to introduce kids to aviation. I love taking people up in it.
Forum: RV-3 06-15-2021, 08:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,319
Posted By AUcary
New to me RV-3

Hey guys, I'm new here. Already paid up on my due's. I just recently purchased this wonderful RV-3. Its an A with a B wing added later. This is hands down the best flying airplane I have ever flown...
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