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Forum: California 08-10-2016, 05:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,994
Posted By exsterminator
Thanks for the kind offer - however, it is about...

Thanks for the kind offer - however, it is about an hour each way from where I am to where you are and with the afterwork traffic, I might not be able to make it until fairly late. What kind of...
Forum: California 07-29-2016, 09:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,994
Posted By exsterminator
RV builders near Roseville, CA?

I spend a couple of nights a week in Roseville for work and wondered whether there are any builders who might be interested in having someone watch over their shoulder, help in any way needed and...
Forum: RV-9/9A 03-04-2016, 09:48 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 19,695
Posted By exsterminator
This is really exciting, Doug. As I mentioned...

This is really exciting, Doug. As I mentioned over PM, your journey has been an inspiration and along with probably many others, I wish I had both the time and the commitment to making progress as...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-03-2015, 09:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,616
Posted By exsterminator
Only yesterday I found an article from RVator by...

Only yesterday I found an article from RVator by Van about the need to master slow flight. It was a good read and left me wondering how one can find old RVator articles? I am also not a FB user so...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-24-2015, 09:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,632
Posted By exsterminator
Thanks for all the feedback and things to...

Thanks for all the feedback and things to consider. It would appear that commuting by air would be a good option for me to use but not to be considered my primary method of travel. However, the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-23-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,632
Posted By exsterminator
Just to add a little more color: I do not own a...

Just to add a little more color:

I do not own a plane at present but am looking for excuses to get one ;)
Ideally I would daily commute during the spring/summer/fall months but spending occasional...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-23-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,632
Posted By exsterminator
Who uses airplane to commute to work?

So there's a possibility I may be spending 3-4 days per week in a different work location, starting next year for the next 3-5 years. Relocating family is not an option. Driving distance is 90...
Forum: ADS-B 09-04-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 283
Views: 129,504
Posted By exsterminator
Help please: if the software is loaded, 4 towers...

Help please: if the software is loaded, 4 towers are showing on Foreflight and I can see our aircraft moving, suggestions as to why we cannot see any other aircraft in the vicinity?

We had traffic...
Forum: My RV Build Project 08-26-2015, 09:20 AM
Replies: 273
Views: 101,438
Posted By exsterminator
Doug, would you mind sharing how much work you...

Doug, would you mind sharing how much work you are putting in each week? What kind of schedule are you operating? Little bit every day or mainly weekends? Family considerations?

I go down to...
Forum: California 07-24-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,293
Posted By exsterminator
CFI recommendations out of KCCR

Hi all,

Looking for some personal recommendations for CFIs who can help me regain proficiency to pass the BFR. I haven't flown in years but this site - along with a couple of pilot friends who have...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-18-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,621
Posted By exsterminator
Thanks for the replies. I guess you both have it...

Thanks for the replies. I guess you both have it right in that what I am after is more the knowledge than the license so appreciate what you have shared from your experience, and links. Title of...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-18-2015, 11:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,621
Posted By exsterminator
A&P knowledge - how and where best to get it?

I am as interested in the mechanical side of how the parts of the plane work in isolation and together, as possibly building my own one day. I have found A&P license info on the web to be sparse...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-09-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 423
Views: 111,978
Posted By exsterminator
I'd love to see what is involved in the annual...

I'd love to see what is involved in the annual also, so please send copy to:

dcmstern@hotmail.com
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-08-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,437
Posted By exsterminator
My first flight in an RV (6) - initial thoughts and thanks Nigel!

Like I assume many other members on this forum, I am hugely interested and want to own my own RV one day but have to make do with living vicariously through all the other builders and fliers on the...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-04-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,540
Posted By exsterminator
Looks awesome. Not asking for specifics but...

Looks awesome. Not asking for specifics but might I ask what you budgeted for this work and a ballpark figure for the upgrade? Nice to have a vague idea - and I know each plane and each project is...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-02-2015, 09:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,309
Posted By exsterminator
Thanks for all the replies and glad it seems so...

Thanks for all the replies and glad it seems so straightforward. Anything unusual and I'll report back.

I scanned and copied my log book several years ago in case I lost it . . . Now need to find...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-01-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,309
Posted By exsterminator
Updating paper pilot's license

So I am one of the thousands looking to get back into flying following a 10-year break. In that time, the FAA went to plastic licenses and my paper license may no longer be valid. Anyone familiar...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-05-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,103
Posted By exsterminator
I agree, some good general ownership info. Can...

I agree, some good general ownership info.

Can people please explain why the lure of a super old Cherokee/172 for $50,000 is stronger than an RV at same price? What am I missing? Is it the concern...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-04-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,103
Posted By exsterminator
If the A&P then draws up a list of things to...

If the A&P then draws up a list of things to fix/repair, is the new owner of the plane able to perform that work but still need it signed off by the A&P?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-04-2015, 04:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,787
Posted By exsterminator
If the search comes back as assigned but the...

If the search comes back as assigned but the status is expired, can the number be transferred. Doesn't apply to the 2 above but one I was curious about
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-04-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,103
Posted By exsterminator
Not trying to threadjack as I think it is still...

Not trying to threadjack as I think it is still relevant to the OP as a summary of assumptions: comparing the idea of buying a completed RV to a manufactured Cessna/Piper/whatever, the prospective...
Forum: California 05-04-2015, 09:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,514
Posted By exsterminator
Thanks for the kind offer Lee, and the...

Thanks for the kind offer Lee, and the opportunity to see so many different ones at the same time is very appealing. I'm out of town on and off for the next few weeks so will reach out nearer the...
Forum: California 04-29-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,514
Posted By exsterminator
Any RVers at KCCR (Buchanan Field in Concord, Northern CA)

Would really like to have a chat, see the planes in real life, at any stage of build. Ideal would be a 9. Please reply to this thread if you know anyone.
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-08-2008, 08:57 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,375
Posted By exsterminator
Assuming you and your buddy come in at less than...

Assuming you and your buddy come in at less than 400lbs, will the 7 manage you both PLUS each of your clubs with full fuel and still be under gross? Will 2 sets of clubs even fit with 2 people in...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-08-2008, 08:47 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,375
Posted By exsterminator
Thanks for most of the replies (before it went a...

Thanks for most of the replies (before it went a little off topic), good to know that they will fit in there. I got to take a ride in a Legacy and while it was everything I had hoped it would be in...
Forum: RV-7/7A 01-07-2008, 04:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,375
Posted By exsterminator
Is there enough room for . . .

Fist time poster, long-time reader. Thanks for a great and hugely informative site.

Am still thinking about which experimental route to go down - composite (Lancair) or metal (Vans) - and am still...
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