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Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques Yesterday, 03:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 115
Posted By No_0ne
I think most folks find that they buy tools all...

I think most folks find that they buy tools all throughout the build. The kits from Cleaveland, Isham, etc. are a good start, and all of them allow you to finetune your order to add/subtract...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-15-2021, 10:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 624
Posted By No_0ne
Depends on your state, but I suspect that most...

Depends on your state, but I suspect that most will allow you to deduct any sales tax paid (that you can show receipts for) when you're assessed the use, or sales tax on your plane. I know that's...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-12-2021, 10:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 890
Posted By No_0ne
Anybody else planning on attending this class? I...

Anybody else planning on attending this class? I just signed up for it.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-11-2021, 04:18 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,054
Posted By No_0ne
My desire to learn to fly, followed by my first...

My desire to learn to fly, followed by my first airplane purchase ate my motorcycle, a convertible and a race car. I don't miss any of them. Well, occasionally the vert on really nice days ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-11-2021, 10:45 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 25,934
Posted By No_0ne
If so, It's a 14 year old joke ...

If so, It's a 14 year old joke ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-09-2021, 08:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,558
Posted By No_0ne
I'm not sure words like cheap, thrifty, budget,...

I'm not sure words like cheap, thrifty, budget, etc. belong in the same sentences with "airplane". It's an expensive hobby however you do it. Having said that, the others are right in that if you...
Forum: RV-10 04-08-2021, 10:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 354
Posted By No_0ne
"it makes a lot more sense when all the pages are...

"it makes a lot more sense when all the pages are included. ;)"

Thanks,

greg[




Yeah, but it's not nearly as much fun!
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 04-02-2021, 05:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 172
Posted By No_0ne
WTB - Cleaveland Main Squeeze

As the title says, looking for one of the Cleavland Main Squeeze tools. I don't need yokes but would consider a squeezer with yoke included if that's what it takes. I'm not interested in other...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-26-2021, 05:26 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,461
Posted By No_0ne
I remember reading years ago that the majority of...

I remember reading years ago that the majority of the AOPA giveaway planes get sold quickly after the drawing. Many to raise funds for paying the taxes, others due to the type of plane not being...
Forum: RV-10 03-17-2021, 08:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 852
Posted By No_0ne
The two I use most are the 3" and the longeron. ...

The two I use most are the 3" and the longeron. The 4" no-hole is nice to have when you are in tight places, but seldom used (at least by me). As Larry said, make sure you get the adjustable ram...
Forum: RV-10 03-15-2021, 04:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 471
Posted By No_0ne
I imagine they stopped offering them due to the...

I imagine they stopped offering them due to the fact that most folks are using some kind of glass panel , with fuel flow sensors that show remaining fuel very accurately. In addition, the capacitive...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 03-15-2021, 04:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,203
Posted By No_0ne
PM sent yesterday

PM sent yesterday
Forum: RV-10 03-10-2021, 06:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 399
Posted By No_0ne
The hose was manufactured in the 4th quarter of...

The hose was manufactured in the 4th quarter of 2002, so yes, time for replacement.
Forum: RV-10 02-21-2021, 04:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 817
Posted By No_0ne
Agreed on the reamers, I keep examples of all the...

Agreed on the reamers, I keep examples of all the commonly used sizes. You still need a quality set of drill bits though, which is why I recommended the set above. In the scheme of what tools are...
Forum: RV-10 02-21-2021, 08:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 817
Posted By No_0ne
https://www.amazon.com/Viking-Norseman-93840-SP-11...

https://www.amazon.com/Viking-Norseman-93840-SP-115-Premium/dp/B001EHI17C/ref=sr_1_3?dchild=1&keywords=viking+drill+bit+set&qid=1613919200&sr=8-3

Buy a really good set of drill bits. Add some extra...
Forum: RV-10 02-15-2021, 11:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 358
Posted By No_0ne
I would drill them out and rivet again. I had to...

I would drill them out and rivet again. I had to do this on one or two of these same rivets when I built mine. A right angle drill works well for this. As for holding them together, you can use...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-11-2021, 02:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 839
Posted By No_0ne
https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00HFSKOD8/ref=p...

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00HFSKOD8/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00H3E9T9Y/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1

Those are...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 02-08-2021, 09:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 873
Posted By No_0ne
Bench space is like shop size and money - there's...

Bench space is like shop size and money - there's no such thing as too much when you're building airplanes ...
Forum: RV-10 01-31-2021, 10:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,701
Posted By No_0ne
I set my jig up on a drill press. This kept...

I set my jig up on a drill press. This kept everything aligned, and even though the pilot hole is somewhat widened, by using the press the countersink cage didn't wander around. For depth, I think...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-30-2021, 09:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,284
Posted By No_0ne
I don't have a flying RV yet, but several times...

I don't have a flying RV yet, but several times I've had passengers ask, on seeing me pick up a checklist, if I needed to use the instructions to fly it ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-28-2021, 08:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 762
Posted By No_0ne
According to their original announcement, they...

According to their original announcement, they were changing over to final sizing on the -10, but working through their existing stock of non-final sized parts. My guess is that its pretty much luck...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-26-2021, 11:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 690
Posted By No_0ne
I had some work done at Stallings Propeller In...

I had some work done at Stallings Propeller In Wynne, Arkansas years ago, good service.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 01-23-2021, 07:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 625
Posted By No_0ne
I'm not in the shop right now, but I'm pretty...

I'm not in the shop right now, but I'm pretty sure my Cleaveland set of #6 screw dimple dies are marked as a #28.
Forum: RV-10 01-20-2021, 03:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,668
Posted By No_0ne
Is this one of the engines that was surplused a...

Is this one of the engines that was surplused a while back by the Italian military? As I remember, there were 2 or 3 available that had been delivered in the 80's, then mothballed before being sold...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-19-2021, 08:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 542
Posted By No_0ne
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c2eVQy93o0E&featur...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c2eVQy93o0E&feature=emb_logo
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-18-2021, 11:09 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,404
Posted By No_0ne
EAA Backup

The EAA builder site has a way to download your entries to an excel document. I haven't done mine as yet so I don't know that much about it. The download tab is under "My Account". As an excel...
Forum: RV-10 01-06-2021, 07:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,550
Posted By No_0ne
Looks like the main Vans website has reverted to...

Looks like the main Vans website has reverted to an earlier version, from sometime in early 2019. My guess is it's down for updates/maintenance.
Forum: RV-10 12-29-2020, 10:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 778
Posted By No_0ne
You may find that you like dimpling after priming...

You may find that you like dimpling after priming so much that you continue to do so. It eliminates trying to scuff all those dimpled "divots" when you prime.
Forum: RV-10 12-28-2020, 11:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 778
Posted By No_0ne
Yes, those front holes get dimpled too. If you...

Yes, those front holes get dimpled too. If you look ahead on page 10 for the rivet callouts for the counterbalance skin, all rivets are AN426's for the flange surfaces.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-23-2020, 10:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 990
Posted By No_0ne
EAA has an online builder's log that's free for...

EAA has an online builder's log that's free for members, easy to use and has a pre-made template to go by. It's also customizable should you not like their arrangement, and has an option to download...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-23-2020, 05:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,177
Posted By No_0ne
I'm sorry to hear about your friend, and...

I'm sorry to hear about your friend, and completely understand your decision to walk away from the project.

Regarding your original questions, I don't think there's a better way to reach large...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-23-2020, 05:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,039
Posted By No_0ne
In addition to the other objections already noted...

In addition to the other objections already noted (all of which are valid points) it sounds like you've crafted a solution looking for a problem. Given the current backlog on orders and the...
Forum: RV-10 12-21-2020, 08:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 635
Posted By No_0ne
Look at the section entitled RV-10 Wiring, page...

Look at the section entitled RV-10 Wiring, page OP37-16. On my USB plans stick, which I got late last year, it's not in the construction drawings folder but is a separate section on the main menu.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-12-2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,570
Posted By No_0ne
Good one ...

Good one ...
Forum: RV-10 12-11-2020, 04:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,701
Posted By No_0ne
I just ordered a short piece of the AEX wedge...

I just ordered a short piece of the AEX wedge from Vans, to use in my drill press jig that I made.
Forum: RV-10 12-09-2020, 09:36 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,701
Posted By No_0ne
5531 The setup I used on the rudder trailing...

5531

The setup I used on the rudder trailing edge. Made a "fence" from some of the scrap aluminum pieces sent with the kit.
Forum: RV-10 11-10-2020, 04:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,373
Posted By No_0ne
In other words: Winter is coming ...

In other words: Winter is coming ...
Forum: RV-10 11-08-2020, 08:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,373
Posted By No_0ne
That may be the first, but it won't be the last...

That may be the first, but it won't be the last little boo-boo you have on parts (at least that's true in my case). Once you scuff it up with scotchbrite and prime, you'll never know it was there....
Forum: RV-10 10-18-2020, 07:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,827
Posted By No_0ne
I don't recall the exact locations, but I do...

I don't recall the exact locations, but I do remember substituting some longer rivets and even cutting a few when working on the HS. Like you, I found there were a few places where the rivets on the...
Forum: RV-10 10-01-2020, 10:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,452
Posted By No_0ne
Other info?

Any insight into a comparison of the two types in regards to installed weight, CG issues, ease of installation? I'm not to the point where I have to make a decision yet, but I'm already looking into...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-02-2020, 07:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,781
Posted By No_0ne
How often is this course offered? Is this a once...

How often is this course offered? Is this a once per year thing, or is it something they do multiple times during the year?
Forum: RV-10 08-22-2020, 09:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,683
Posted By No_0ne
It's easy enough to find out if you're both...

It's easy enough to find out if you're both willing and able to build.
1. Follow your own advice and take a class or two, whether it be Synergy or some other build class. You'll get some basic...
Forum: RV-10 06-20-2020, 10:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 707
Posted By No_0ne
Thanks for correcting that Scott. I'm not sure...

Thanks for correcting that Scott. I'm not sure what I was thinking, it's been a while since I completed that step and I remembered it differently. Next time I'll look back at the plans before...
Forum: RV-10 06-20-2020, 04:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 707
Posted By No_0ne
The brackets do mount on the bottom of the spar.

The brackets do mount on the bottom of the spar.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-01-2020, 09:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 607
Posted By No_0ne
Many seatbelt attachment fittings use a small...

Many seatbelt attachment fittings use a small bushing to reduce the hole size and to allow the attachment fitting to swivel easier. The bushing should be slightly thicker than the fitting to...
Forum: RV-10 05-31-2020, 01:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,816
Posted By No_0ne
You forgot the "prime if desired" step. Then...

You forgot the "prime if desired" step. Then comes the "latex vs. oil-based" primer wars ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-05-2020, 10:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,738
Posted By No_0ne
Sounds like they did when Dale made the offer to...

Sounds like they did when Dale made the offer to put the order in for you ...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-18-2020, 10:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,265
Posted By No_0ne
I understand. Riveting was so easy...

I understand. Riveting was so easy ...








Until I actually started doing it.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-20-2019, 07:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,811
Posted By No_0ne
Glad your surgeries went well. I had TKR to my...

Glad your surgeries went well. I had TKR to my right knee in June of 2018 so I know what you're going through. Therapy is tough, but it does get better, and the bionic knee works loads better than...
Forum: Safety 12-11-2019, 07:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,676
Posted By No_0ne
Thanks

Great job Vic, very informative presentation. Thanks for doing this.
Forum: RV-10 11-24-2019, 09:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,611
Posted By No_0ne
Looks great. It must be nice to have talent ...

Looks great. It must be nice to have talent ...
Forum: RV-10 11-10-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,755
Posted By No_0ne
DAR list

https://www.eaa.org/eaa/aircraft-building/building-your-aircraft/next-steps-after-your-airplane-is-built/amateur-built-aircraft-and-light-sport-aircraft-inspection/find-an-faa-e-ab-designated-airworth...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-14-2019, 06:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,422
Posted By No_0ne
FS2020

Preliminary reports are stating this will be an online only, subscription service sim. This is primarily due to the amount of processing power and data storage necessary for rendering the Azure...
Forum: RV-10 09-26-2019, 07:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,235
Posted By No_0ne
By doing what you're suggesting, won't that have...

By doing what you're suggesting, won't that have the "apex" of the triangular ribs pointing towards the front of the elevator on the right side?
Forum: RV-10 09-26-2019, 06:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,235
Posted By No_0ne
From the instructions on page 9-5 : "Note that,...

From the instructions on page 9-5 :
"Note that, except for
the root ribs, the flanges of all the ribs are directed outboard on both elevators."
I would read that as yes, the ribs are reversed on the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-25-2019, 10:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,764
Posted By No_0ne
A second vote for insulation, then install one of...

A second vote for insulation, then install one of the ductless mini-split units in the shop. All-time best shop mod I've ever done.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-02-2019, 08:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,647
Posted By No_0ne
Look around on Amazon, Newegg, Tiger Direct or...

Look around on Amazon, Newegg, Tiger Direct or other electronic online sites for a cheap home theater system. These typically come with a 5 or 7 speaker setup, depending on model, and will do...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 04-19-2019, 02:15 AM
Replies: 789
Views: 559,120
Posted By No_0ne
Great pic of a very nice looking plane.

Great pic of a very nice looking plane.
Forum: Painting your RV 02-19-2019, 08:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,316
Posted By No_0ne
Depends ...

On the gun and primer you're planning on using. There are several different systems, each of which has it's own requirements. Additionally, every gun setup is slightly different, if using a HVLP...
Forum: Instrument Flight Rules 07-06-2018, 12:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,427
Posted By No_0ne
As long as the equipment installed meets the...

As long as the equipment installed meets the requirements for IFR flight, and the proper instrument certifications and checks are up to date, then yes you can file and fly IFR flight plans.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-02-2018, 08:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,266
Posted By No_0ne
They will need a new drummer, of course ...

They will need a new drummer, of course ...
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 11-03-2017, 11:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,890
Posted By No_0ne
I think I read all of the books that were written prior to 1970 or so ...

Probably my favorite series of books when i was young, except maybe the "We were there" series of historical fiction novels ...
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