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Forum: West (and Southwest) 04-04-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,212
Posted By airflite1
There are a couple RV's on the airport, I fly out...

There are a couple RV's on the airport, I fly out of Clovis in the summer and see them occasionally.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 12-15-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 16,727
Posted By airflite1
my favorite picture of my Granddaughter. Her...

my favorite picture of my Granddaughter. Her first ride in the RV-4, we went to first flight airport.
http://i147.photobucket.com/albums/r288/airflite1/293682_2280194159145_235706920_n.jpg...
Forum: RV-4 10-26-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 17,019
Posted By airflite1
If they got in the intakes, wouldn't they have to...

If they got in the intakes, wouldn't they have to chew thru the air cleaner? Are the exhausts interconnected for each side, from sitting outside I'd be inclined to check the exhaust for nests.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-10-2013, 11:39 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 110,467
Posted By airflite1
That's my coworkers plane. 40 gph is to expensive...

That's my coworkers plane. 40 gph is to expensive for me.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-06-2013, 04:55 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 110,467
Posted By airflite1
I just bought a Bonanza in April, It's a great...

I just bought a Bonanza in April, It's a great traveling airplane, Quite, comfortable, a great complement to my RV-4. most of my trips are long cross-country so with tip tanks I can make it from...
Forum: Midwest 10-12-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,975
Posted By airflite1
Hi Bob, My wife and I make several trips a year...

Hi Bob, My wife and I make several trips a year to Minneapolis, I'ld love to take you flying if your buying the gas. ;) the only problem is my wife is a huge MPR fan and you'ld have to let me buy...
Forum: RV-10 08-23-2013, 07:23 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 25,531
Posted By airflite1
I went the same route as Webb, I bought a V35B,...

I went the same route as Webb, I bought a V35B, bonanza, but so far kept my RV4.
Forum: RV-4 08-22-2013, 10:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,314
Posted By airflite1
I've flown my 4 off ag strips with no ill...

I've flown my 4 off ag strips with no ill effects, just watch your wheel pants.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-19-2013, 12:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,051
Posted By airflite1
I was trying to figure if there was a different...

I was trying to figure if there was a different waypoint, I could read KTRM also. :)
Forum: West (and Southwest) 03-22-2013, 09:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,642
Posted By airflite1
You will love the area, the worst day there will...

You will love the area, the worst day there will be a great day. Have fun...
Forum: RV-4 10-09-2012, 09:13 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 307,297
Posted By airflite1
His post dissapeared. I was thinking the same...

His post dissapeared. I was thinking the same thing. But then Stein does have talent. ;)
Forum: International 10-07-2012, 04:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,374
Posted By airflite1
When I went to Guadalajara I just used my 496.

When I went to Guadalajara I just used my 496.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 09-25-2012, 07:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 25,534
Posted By airflite1
My Granddaughters first airplane ride was to...

My Granddaughters first airplane ride was to first flight airport. (not counting airlines).

http://i147.photobucket.com/albums/r288/airflite1/293682_2280194159145_235706920_n.jpg
Forum: West (and Southwest) 09-24-2012, 08:29 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 15,537
Posted By airflite1
Whar Ron said..

Carlsbad caverns is a must see.
Forum: RV-4 09-13-2012, 12:36 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 18,885
Posted By airflite1
Smokey, that's a nice looking tailwind, is it a 8...

Smokey, that's a nice looking tailwind, is it a 8 or a 10?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-22-2012, 08:41 AM
Replies: 497
Views: 281,076
Posted By airflite1
fighting fire in...

fighting fire in Colorado
http://i147.photobucket.com/albums/r288/airflite1/IMG_0175.jpg
And doing Hydro Mulch in California.
http://i147.photobucket.com/albums/r288/airflite1/572.jpg
Forum: Safety 05-25-2012, 12:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,388
Posted By airflite1
I actually use ratchet tiedowns attached to the...

I actually use ratchet tiedowns attached to the base of the chains. and do use chocks.
Forum: Texas (South) 05-07-2012, 07:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,969
Posted By airflite1
I would defiantly stop in St. George and visit...

I would defiantly stop in St. George and visit Zion National Park. Also Moab the Canyonlands are spectacular.
Forum: RV-4 11-22-2011, 08:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,204
Posted By airflite1
I have an O-360 Non angle valve, It was also very...

I have an O-360 Non angle valve, It was also very nose heavy, I tried a few things to help the CG that helped a little but when I switched to the WW RV-200 prop I got the balance I wanted.
Forum: Midwest 11-11-2011, 07:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,113
Posted By airflite1
I keep my RV-4 in Thief River Falls.

I keep my RV-4 in Thief River Falls.
Forum: Reviews 10-10-2011, 05:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,366
Posted By airflite1
I just ordered the new Bose, they should be here...

I just ordered the new Bose, they should be here today. Bose is like Gamin the retailers aren't allowed to advertise a price below list.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-27-2011, 09:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,693
Posted By airflite1
****! Now I want a Sam James Cowl...

****! Now I want a Sam James Cowl...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-27-2011, 07:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,693
Posted By airflite1
Isn't that the fun of an experimental. I bought a...

Isn't that the fun of an experimental. I bought a RV-4 after flying a friends that had an O-320 and a prince prop. I have a O-360 with a RV-200 prop. I had a Hartzell that made it a little nose...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 09-14-2011, 08:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 8,834
Posted By airflite1
I know it's in Ontario, But Kenora is right on...

I know it's in Ontario, But Kenora is right on the edge. Very much worth the trip just to fly over the islands of Lake of the Woods in the fall, spectacular, it been a few years for me, but it was...
Forum: Propellers 06-23-2011, 01:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,925
Posted By airflite1
I was going to ask the same question, just...

I was going to ask the same question, just wondering if it has to be a certified prop in his country. I switched from a Hartzell to the RV-200 and the difference was dramatic with a O-360. It made...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-01-2011, 08:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,617
Posted By airflite1
Smile I think the 100 degrees is for the P&W 1340, If...

I think the 100 degrees is for the P&W 1340, If they weren't brought up to temp. before take off they would blow out the front case seal. You must have old Mechanics. ;)
Forum: RV-4 02-23-2011, 08:38 AM
Replies: 245
Views: 307,297
Posted By airflite1
As long as you have room for it, I would leave it...

As long as you have room for it, I would leave it there, My panel is so full if I add anything else I'll have to move it, but I'll still want to keep it visible.
Forum: Propellers 11-08-2010, 06:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,442
Posted By airflite1
I switched from a Blended airfoil to a 200RV and...

I switched from a Blended airfoil to a 200RV and was surprised at the performance deference. The main reason for the switch was weight. A O-360 and constant speed on an RV-4 was to nose heavy. The...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-04-2010, 02:18 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 10,736
Posted By airflite1
Every State will be different. In Minnesota you...

Every State will be different. In Minnesota you needed the permission of the owner. (State, county, or Township), plus the permission of the adjacent land owner. Once you have that in writing you...
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 10-06-2010, 10:26 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 13,875
Posted By airflite1
Thinking about having this done. What's the turn...

Thinking about having this done. What's the turn around time.
Forum: Midwest 10-06-2010, 10:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,101
Posted By airflite1
Thanks Pete

For some reason I thought you would answer. I've been hoping to make it to some of the Minn. get togethers.
Forum: Midwest 10-06-2010, 09:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,101
Posted By airflite1
What airport closest to the campus in Minneapolis

I'm planning on flying into Minneapolis on Sunday, weather and time permitting to take my son out for lunch. I'm thinking downtown St. Paul, but was wondering if there were any flood problems. The U...
Forum: GPS 08-26-2010, 09:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,178
Posted By airflite1
Call Garmins number, it's more than likely just...

Call Garmins number, it's more than likely just corrupt software.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-17-2010, 10:08 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,917
Posted By airflite1
Just found this, Sharon has never flown with me...

Just found this, Sharon has never flown with me and thought this sounded fun, so we're going to try and make it...
Forum: Northwest 05-20-2010, 07:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,406
Posted By airflite1
I thought the FBO in Mountain Home had a set. I...

I thought the FBO in Mountain Home had a set. I remember Hublers borrowing them.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-30-2009, 08:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,036
Posted By airflite1
I have a 1200 mile commute to work and I take the...

I have a 1200 mile commute to work and I take the RV-4. Fast and between the baggage compartment and the back seat I can haul everything I need for the summer. I've also made trips to Boise and with...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-29-2009, 06:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,797
Posted By airflite1
I've been going back and forth deciding between...

I've been going back and forth deciding between the ww200rv and the hartzell ba looking forward to seeing how this is adressed.
Forum: RV-4 02-21-2009, 07:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,370
Posted By airflite1
I move my 496 from plane to plane and also to my...

I move my 496 from plane to plane and also to my car. I just attached mine behind the back seat with velcro.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 01-11-2009, 07:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,536
Posted By airflite1
I need to keep tabs on the MN RV'ers. It would...

I need to keep tabs on the MN RV'ers. It would have been fun to make a trip to the warm country for pancakes since I'm 200 miles NW. ;)
Forum: Midwest 04-05-2007, 08:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,696
Posted By airflite1
Time to bump this. l'm looking for the update...

Time to bump this. l'm looking for the update with a little more information. I hope to still be in the area next weekend, and plan on comeing down for the day.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-13-2007, 06:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,897
Posted By airflite1
As with anything electronic, there is always...

As with anything electronic, there is always something new. Deal with a reputable supplier, and they won't steer you wrong! I dealt with Stien Air. I told them what I planned to use the plane for,...
Forum: RV-4 11-25-2006, 10:56 AM
Replies: 245
Views: 307,297
Posted By airflite1
http://i147.photobucket.com/albums/r288/airflite1/...

http://i147.photobucket.com/albums/r288/airflite1/gsrv4.jpg

The Panel was put together at Steinair in Minnesota
GRT Series One EFIS
Tru-track autopilot with alt. hold and VS
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