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Forum: RV-8/8A 04-15-2021, 06:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 528
Posted By Bruce
Parker, Go to Hicks. Talk with Jay Pratt. Plenty...

Parker,
Go to Hicks.
Talk with Jay Pratt.
Plenty of people to help and will send you the right direction.

Boomer
Forum: My RV Build Project 03-11-2021, 05:35 PM
Replies: 704
Views: 242,902
Posted By Bruce
Jereme, Congrats Enjoy the new ride Boomer

Jereme,

Congrats

Enjoy the new ride

Boomer
Forum: Electrical Systems 01-19-2021, 06:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,005
Posted By Bruce
Should be on the firewall because of the 6 inch...

Should be on the firewall because of the 6 inch of wire or less.
All with large gauge wire.
You can see this on the schematics .

Boomer
Forum: Engine Monitors 01-11-2021, 06:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 586
Posted By Bruce
Can find on...

Can find on Google.

http://www.jpitech.com/manuals/010/VM1000PG%20RevB.pdf

Boomer
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-11-2021, 06:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 413
Posted By Bruce
ACS has...

ACS has them.

https://www.aircraftspruce.com/search/search.php?s=tach%20cable

Boomer
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 01-08-2021, 05:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,087
Posted By Bruce
They did slip flight to Sunday:(

They did slip flight to Sunday:(
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 01-07-2021, 08:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,087
Posted By Bruce
Just found this. SN9 is scheduled for...

Just found this.

SN9 is scheduled for 0800.

Should be great and weather is nice.

12.5 km Flight
Type: Test Flight

The SN9 Starship prototype will attempt a first flight similar to the one...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 01-07-2021, 06:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,087
Posted By Bruce
Waiting on the PIREP. Might have to make a road...

Waiting on the PIREP.

Might have to make a road trip from Port A.
Slow road but would like to see a big rocket test:D

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-15-2020, 08:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,080
Posted By Bruce
Paul, Just ordered should be a good...

Paul,
Just ordered should be a good read.
Thanks,
Boomer
Forum: Aircraft Camping 08-29-2020, 10:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,074
Posted By Bruce
Temp Ranges

After reading my bear spray it states:

STORE IN COOL DRY SPACE, INACCESSIBLE TO CHILDREN AND PETS.
Do not store in places where the temperature is above 120*F and 32*F.
Do not store in hot vehicle...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-02-2020, 01:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,980
Posted By Bruce
Walt, Missed you 2. We left 1 week ago. The...

Walt,
Missed you 2.

We left 1 week ago.
The weather is a little better than DFW.

BOOMER
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-20-2020, 06:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,050
Posted By Bruce
Congrats Darwin on #2 Boomer

Congrats Darwin on #2

Boomer
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 02-27-2020, 06:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,062
Posted By Bruce
Figs +5 on above Boomer Watch the gritty one...

Figs

+5 on above
Boomer

Watch the gritty one though.
Forum: RV-14 02-02-2020, 11:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,583
Posted By Bruce
Ron, I would use centerline. Also check 1:1 per...

Ron,
I would use centerline.

Also check 1:1 per SECTION 3
Don?t know what section 3 is referring to.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-16-2020, 06:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 695
Posted By Bruce
5000

Doug

Thanks for the great sight.

And putting up with all of us.

Thanks,

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-07-2020, 07:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,259
Posted By Bruce
HOODATTDERE might be to many characters. Just...

HOODATTDERE might be to many characters.

Just watch the panel space.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-07-2020, 05:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,259
Posted By Bruce
Rocket, Just label it STEALTH MODE...

Rocket,

Just label it STEALTH MODE :D

Everything else will fall in place.

Boomer
Forum: Safety 09-26-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 16,834
Posted By Bruce
I have attended two survival schools and these...

I have attended two survival schools and these need to be added to above:

Whistle
Signal mirror
Compass Mil spec
Fishing line
Small hooks
Super glue
Aluminum foil
Cotton balls in ziplock bag with
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-27-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,764
Posted By Bruce
Subway, Love the shop. Build on Boomer

Subway,

Love the shop.

Build on


Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-30-2019, 07:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,201
Posted By Bruce
Paul, 7500 is fine. Might be a little...

Paul,

7500 is fine.
Might be a little bumpy.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-29-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,054
Posted By Bruce
500 of 592 campers were RV?s. Imagine if...

500 of 592 campers were RV?s.

Imagine if everyone made it in or registered.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-29-2019, 04:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,054
Posted By Bruce
2019 Oshkosh by the numbers

July 28, 2019 - EAA CEO and Chairman of the Board Jack J. Pelton began his closing remarks on Sunday by thanking EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2019 attendees, volunteers, air traffic controllers, the FAA,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-28-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,787
Posted By Bruce
2019 Oshkosh Awards cont...

WARBIRD

Preservation Award
Kevin Miller
Addison, Texas
Cessna O-1E/L-19 Bird Dog, N3946K

Steve Buchelt & Jim Reed
Crown Point, Indiana
de Havilland DHC-1 Chipmunk, N26JH
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-28-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,787
Posted By Bruce
2019 Oshkosh Awards

July 28, 2019 - Hundreds of gorgeous, striking airplanes arrive at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh each and every year in hopes of winning a Lindy Award. Few aircraft, in comparison to the field, come away...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-26-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,201
Posted By Bruce
Paul?s plane is great. Like the receptacle...

Paul?s plane is great.
Like the receptacle markers.
Just hope when it pops up he won?t need help
Closing like the F4 receptacle .

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-11-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 13,879
Posted By Bruce
RV5 @ OSHKOSH

https://eaa.org/en/airventure/eaa-airventure-news-and-multimedia/eaa-airventure-news/eaa-airventure-oshkosh/07-11-2019-Original-RV-5-Coming-to-Oshkosh

In case you missed it.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-21-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 13,287
Posted By Bruce
Tony It?s OP-58 thread that is up now.

Tony

It?s OP-58 thread that is up now.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-21-2019, 05:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,181
Posted By Bruce
X5 or more

X5 or more
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-21-2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 13,287
Posted By Bruce
Tony, Another thread is going right now with...

Tony,
Another thread is going right now with pics.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-21-2019, 04:41 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 15,869
Posted By Bruce
Gary, Times are right above. Dates are SATURDAY...

Gary,
Times are right above.
Dates are SATURDAY 20th
SUNDAY 21st
Forum: Reviews 06-20-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,010
Posted By Bruce
Figs I will talk with you in OSH. I live 1 mile...

Figs

I will talk with you in OSH.
I live 1 mile from school.
Can give you recommendations on where to stay to
Avoid all the traffic.
Attended Commercial ground there and it was very good.

And I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-20-2019, 07:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,211
Posted By Bruce
http://i67.tinypic.com/23l1hmx.jpg This is the...

http://i67.tinypic.com/23l1hmx.jpg

This is the plane Bill is talking about.

Did not survive trip home from OSH.
Sad situation

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-20-2019, 06:12 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,181
Posted By Bruce
Thanks for pic Dan. Found the old thread but no...

Thanks for pic Dan.
Found the old thread but no pics.
Dans way is great if you don?t want to extend bracket.
On mine I made the cut at second piece of yarn, forward ~12 inches
Pulled it down 2.5...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-20-2019, 05:29 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,181
Posted By Bruce
I will look on this sight. There are pics...

I will look on this sight. There are pics somewhere.

I cut mine about 1 inch down and then toward the front of the exit.
Both sides, then open up about 2 inches and then reglass.
With the A model it...
Forum: Trip Write-ups 06-19-2019, 06:56 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 66,061
Posted By Bruce
Diesen Mann?s mantel isn?t Sehr Ganz, whas ist...

Diesen Mann?s mantel isn?t Sehr Ganz, whas ist los machen sie hosen

Hermann,
I knew how to get in one of those suits but never had to don.

Great voyage.

See you in Oshkosh.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-19-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 9,181
Posted By Bruce
Dan, Good point. Did #2 and made all the...

Dan,
Good point.
Did #2 and made all the difference after I installed louvers. Should of opened exit first.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-19-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,211
Posted By Bruce
Couple of thoughts I hope that engine is going...

Couple of thoughts
I hope that engine is going in a RV16
That?s 200+ hrs work on cowl
Like the tools on rack in back.
I like the car
Must have English wheel hidden somewhere

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-19-2019, 04:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,211
Posted By Bruce
All rivets with backing...

All rivets with backing strips.

http://i68.tinypic.com/1enyuf.jpg

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-19-2019, 04:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,211
Posted By Bruce
Mike in Waco TX has the 6. Here is my friends...

Mike in Waco TX has the 6.
Here is my friends 8.
Bagged and glue, a few rivets then cut in for paint.

http://i67.tinypic.com/21dmqfk.jpg

Will post 1 more pic shortly.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-18-2019, 04:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,166
Posted By Bruce
Ernie, Great programs. Keep up the awesome...

Ernie,

Great programs.

Keep up the awesome work.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-10-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 728
Posted By Bruce
2019 Galveston SARL Race Results

2019 Galveston Results!
Results By Speed

Race # Name Aircraft Class Speed (MPH) Speed (KTS)
69 Bill Brown & Richard Cano Lancair IV-P Sport-T 265.27 230.51
3 Steve Hammer Lanciar...
Forum: Electrical Systems 06-08-2019, 03:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,227
Posted By Bruce
I would agree with Sid. I have attended 5 classes...

I would agree with Sid.
I have attended 5 classes of the EAA and would recommend all of them.
Much better and a great foundation.
More like minded people there and will send you in the right...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-08-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,618
Posted By Bruce
Congrats PAUL Can?t wait to see the paint job in...

Congrats PAUL

Can?t wait to see the paint job in person on the new ONE seater.

Boomer
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 06-06-2019, 05:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,240
Posted By Bruce
DR You have to let it WARM up in Texas for...

DR

You have to let it WARM up in Texas for anything to work correctly.

Boomer
Forum: RV-7/7A 06-01-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,164
Posted By Bruce
Jim, He might get through Taxi checklist

Jim,
He might get through Taxi checklist
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-28-2019, 05:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,672
Posted By Bruce
Acknowledging that Aircraft do not turn on a dime...

Acknowledging that Aircraft do not turn on a dime and that some finite distance is travelled around a turn which is in addition to the point-to-point distance between any three points, the following...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-28-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,212
Posted By Bruce
Gary, HBC Sign And you will see a ton of...

Gary,

HBC Sign

And you will see a ton of RV?s

Enjoy
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-27-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,672
Posted By Bruce
2019 MHMAR Results! Results By Speed Race...

2019 MHMAR Results!
Results By Speed

Race # Name Aircraft Class Elapsed Time Speed (MPH) Speed (KTS)
Race 3 Steve Hammer Lancair IV Sport 0:35:38 262.17 227.82
Race 21 Alan Crawford Lancair...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-24-2019, 05:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,672
Posted By Bruce
Race Time

Should be a great race weekend.

Race # Name Aircraft Class
Race 21 Alan Crawford Lancair Legacy Sport
Race 3 Steve Hammer Lancair IV Sport
Race 17 Tom Woodward Falco F.8L RG Red
Race 9 David...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-02-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 15,869
Posted By Bruce
I just read 2018 again and NO CHANGES. Sorry...

I just read 2018 again and

NO CHANGES.

Sorry for the blast.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-02-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 15,869
Posted By Bruce
Arrive at Ripon at 90 knots and 1,800?. For...

Arrive at Ripon at 90 knots and 1,800?. For aircraft unable to operate comfortably at 90 knots:
 Slower aircraft should use maximum
cruising speed. ATC recommends arrival
at Fisk 7:00-7:30 AM CDT,...
Forum: RV-6/6A 04-17-2019, 05:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,173
Posted By Bruce
I would be checking Regs. The N number has...

I would be checking Regs.

The N number has nothing to do with op limits.

This does not sound right.

Someone with first hand knowledge will jump in
This thread and help you out.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-12-2019, 06:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,688
Posted By Bruce
? credit card![/QUOTE] Best is last line and or...

? credit card![/QUOTE]

Best is last line and or 💵 💰
Target across the street.
In case you forget anything.
Oshkosh loves us.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-04-2019, 04:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,547
Posted By Bruce
Doug and family, Thanks for your dedication. I...

Doug and family,

Thanks for your dedication.
I remember those first few years.

You are knocking it out of the park now.


Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-16-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,757
Posted By Bruce
RV8 Crash Horseshoe Bay TX

https://spectrumlocalnews.com/tx/austin/news/2019/02/15/plane-crash-reported-in-horseshoe-bay

Both Ok.
Son in law said it lost engine power.

737MC? N Number

More pics on the inter web
Forum: Traditional Aircraft Engines 01-31-2019, 05:01 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 20,188
Posted By Bruce
My friend was in the back of the 8 mentioned...

My friend was in the back of the 8 mentioned above.
I would replace ALL.

My .05

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-30-2019, 05:07 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 922
Posted By Bruce
Oshkosh

-22 this morning.☃️

SOS brothers are having OSH 2019 planning meeting today.
Wishing it was July.🆘💵🍻🍺
Forum: Polishing your RV 01-28-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,625
Posted By Bruce
3 step system by Novus worked on My gouge I put...

3 step system by Novus worked on
My gouge I put on canopy.
Directions with system.
Would use on any plexi product.

Boomer
Forum: Polishing your RV 01-25-2019, 05:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,546
Posted By Bruce
Try this on deeper scratches: All the below with...

Try this on deeper scratches:
All the below with buffer
F9?2 passes
F7?2 - 6 passes
C?-1 pass
Cyclo with S and flannel

Clean with cornstarch and micro fiber cloth.

You will like results :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-08-2019, 06:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,944
Posted By Bruce
I used 6 of the 10 access panels. 4 in the middle...

I used 6 of the 10 access panels.
4 in the middle and 2 on the sides.
No problems, and would do again.
Forum: RV-10 01-04-2019, 05:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,561
Posted By Bruce
Brandon, You can also flip your dies in the...

Brandon,
You can also flip your dies in the dimple machine and you can get rid of the drag marks from hole to hole.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-01-2019, 05:10 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,274
Posted By Bruce
DR and family. Happy New Year and thanks for the...

DR and family.
Happy New Year and thanks for the awesome sight.
Hope 2019 is great for you.

Boomer
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-21-2018, 06:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,396
Posted By Bruce
John, I like 90% of it. RWY 9 taxiway is...

John,
I like 90% of it.

RWY 9 taxiway is straight on airport diagram but it would need a lot of work
After looking at it on google maps. It has a good turn in it.

Controllers in a boat at warbird...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-21-2018, 03:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,371
Posted By Bruce
Congrats to RV Drivers

EAA Members Win in First Air Race 1 China Cup
China Cup
November 21, 2018 - Steve Senegal, EAA 478025, held off Tim Cone, EAA 374465, in a dramatic finish in the gold final at the Air Race 1 China...
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