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Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 11-19-2021, 12:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,962
Posted By RV10Man
I don't have KSHD on my schedule yet :( It was...

I don't have KSHD on my schedule yet :(

It was great to meet you when you came to OKC :)
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 11-10-2021, 11:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,962
Posted By RV10Man
Paul, I remember this! What a great time!! Also,...

Paul, I remember this! What a great time!!

Also, thanks for moving the post as needed. I was shocked this morning when I got a message about whatís going on.

I believe I mentioned in another post,...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-10-2021, 10:44 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 13,110
Posted By RV10Man
Mitchell Alexander

Also, my dadís twin brother, Mitchell Alexander, passed away in September as well. I donít know if he was active in here, but anything received or posted in his name is a scam also.

Steve, Iíll...
Forum: RV Friends Who Have Passed On 11-10-2021, 07:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,962
Posted By RV10Man
From rv10mans daughter

Hi, all,

It was brought to my attention by some family friends that this was posted today about scammers using rv10mans account. I am his daughter, and we have not posted anything for sale on this...
Forum: VAF Classifieds (posts in here deleted after 30 days) 11-10-2021, 07:44 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 13,110
Posted By RV10Man
From rv10mans daughter

Hi, all,

It was brought to my attention by some family friends that this was posted today about scammers using rv10mans account. I am his daughter, and we have not posted anything for sale on this...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-04-2021, 03:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 896
Posted By RV10Man
Even on a quick build, you'll use all the tools.:)

Even on a quick build, you'll use all the tools.:)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-11-2021, 03:06 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 25,362
Posted By RV10Man
You beat me to it Mike........I was just about to...

You beat me to it Mike........I was just about to ask the same thing.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-10-2021, 09:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,767
Posted By RV10Man
Jereme, I have the cover, I sent you a PM.

Jereme, I have the cover, I sent you a PM.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-09-2021, 07:40 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 25,362
Posted By RV10Man
Hear hear. I got my sport CFI in April. So far I...

Hear hear. I got my sport CFI in April. So far I haven't charged one red cent for me or my airplane, and I've GIVEN about 50 hrs of instruction since......in my airplane.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-08-2021, 07:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,396
Posted By RV10Man
I answered you on POA. I'm in OKC. PM sent

I answered you on POA. I'm in OKC.
PM sent
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-07-2021, 03:26 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 19,196
Posted By RV10Man
Yeah, I insured a Rans S6S, although it's a...

Yeah, I insured a Rans S6S, although it's a factory built LSA, it's registered experimental. The insurance is $954.00, my C-150 was $600.00.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-06-2021, 05:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,767
Posted By RV10Man
I'll check in the morning, I may have a Bruce's...

I'll check in the morning, I may have a Bruce's cover for an RV7(A). I get to OSH the week before and don't leave till the Saturday at the end. If I have it, I'll just bring it and you can use for...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-02-2021, 05:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 861
Posted By RV10Man
OKC App: :)

Last week I took off from 2OK2 about 0700 and headed west over OKC. I contacted OK City approach:

Me: OK City approach, experimental 781DM
App: 781 DM, OK City approach
Me: OK City approach, 781DM,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-02-2021, 03:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,707
Posted By RV10Man
I've gone to my airplane building supplies MANY...

I've gone to my airplane building supplies MANY times for stuff/hardware for the boat, motorcycle, car, pickup, etc to fix something around the house.

Platenuts and rivets come to mind quickly for...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-02-2021, 03:24 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,788
Posted By RV10Man
781DM, rolls off the tongue easy and is easy to...

781DM, rolls off the tongue easy and is easy to say. July '81 is my anniversary (same/only wife for 40 years :)), DM is wife's and my first initial.

The next one I have reserved is 159MM. Mine and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-29-2021, 02:28 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 8,231
Posted By RV10Man
I do the same thing at my bank. Just walk in,...

I do the same thing at my bank. Just walk in, tell them what I need/want, and they'll say "we'll take care of it".:)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-26-2021, 04:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,847
Posted By RV10Man
Does he want plastic, or the wire ones? :D

Does he want plastic, or the wire ones? :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-19-2021, 09:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,519
Posted By RV10Man
Flew to 2K9 for breakfast.

Flew to 2K9 for breakfast.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-12-2021, 07:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,122
Posted By RV10Man
Ask someone at the airport/FBO.

Ask someone at the airport/FBO.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-10-2021, 01:53 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,328
Posted By RV10Man
[QUOTE=tjo;1532163]The only tip I have is to get...

[QUOTE=tjo;1532163]The only tip I have is to get a dog :)

Tim[/QUOTE


I'm in this camp. :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-09-2021, 03:17 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,328
Posted By RV10Man
Good luck, lol. :D

Good luck, lol. :D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-09-2021, 03:14 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 23,423
Posted By RV10Man
I'm 62, 1250 hrs TT, CFI. RV9A, 80K hull, with...

I'm 62, 1250 hrs TT, CFI. RV9A, 80K hull, with Traverse Aviation Ins. $1098.00.

I have 2 other airplanes with Traverse, C-150 and a 172.

The Rans S6S is with Gallagher, 35K hull, it's $945.00
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-29-2021, 07:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,511
Posted By RV10Man
Found my fuel leak and hopefully my rough...

Found my fuel leak and hopefully my rough running, at idle, engine problem. I think my engine driven fuel pump is bad, ruptured diaphragm.
OTOH though, I did get about 2.5 hrs in the 172, all fun.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-28-2021, 06:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,750
Posted By RV10Man
I hand propped my brother's RV9A at OSH one year....

I hand propped my brother's RV9A at OSH one year. He'd left the master on for the week. The alternator never "kicked" in, so he killed it and we jumped, everything went fine from there.
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 05-28-2021, 06:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,173
Posted By RV10Man
Thread sealer (pipe dope) should never be put on...

Thread sealer (pipe dope) should never be put on the threads inside a fitting, for this very reason. It should ONLY be put on the outside threads of a NPT fitting. And never on a flare fitting.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-27-2021, 06:38 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 19,196
Posted By RV10Man
My brother and I are the proud owners of N79104,...

My brother and I are the proud owners of N79104, a 1969 172K. It's got 2400 TT, 400ish SMOH. It's a one owner, hangared all it's life airplane. It's the "hauler" when more than one other person wants...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-26-2021, 04:14 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 19,196
Posted By RV10Man
A good friend of mine, Cooper Bullard, is going...

A good friend of mine, Cooper Bullard, is going to LeTourneau now. He could very well have been in one of your classes.
Forum: RV-9/9A 05-24-2021, 02:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,600
Posted By RV10Man
The -10 is way easier to build than the -9,...

The -10 is way easier to build than the -9, because the instructions/build manual is SO much better. I know, I've built both of them.
Forum: RV-9/9A 05-24-2021, 04:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,600
Posted By RV10Man
I have a -9 empennage for sale. I also have the...

I have a -9 empennage for sale. I also have the wings that are about 90% of quick build stage. AND, I'm only in OKC. Give me a call, or text, if you're interested.:)
(405) 417-6077c
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-21-2021, 07:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,163
Posted By RV10Man
If I were doing a 14, I'd do just what I did on...

If I were doing a 14, I'd do just what I did on the 10 when I built it. Order the empennage first. As soon as it arrives, order the "slow build" wings, and the quick build fuselage at the same time....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-21-2021, 04:00 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 14,405
Posted By RV10Man
[QUOTE=airguy;1526840] More of us than will...

[QUOTE=airguy;1526840]

More of us than will admit it have gotten in the airplane and reached for the master only to realize it's already on, and the battery is dead.


While working/building my 9A,...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-20-2021, 05:38 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 19,196
Posted By RV10Man
And that, my friend is why, if you own one of...

And that, my friend is why, if you own one of these birds and want to sell it, all you have to do is name your price and it'll be gone in less than the time it took you to type up the for sale...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-17-2021, 05:31 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 19,196
Posted By RV10Man
So is a 150. :)......most of the time.:D

So is a 150. :)......most of the time.:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-15-2021, 07:40 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 19,196
Posted By RV10Man
I have both........and some others too.:D

I have both........and some others too.:D
Forum: RV Building Tips/Techniques 05-14-2021, 07:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,068
Posted By RV10Man
I have a piece of model airplane aileron stock...

I have a piece of model airplane aileron stock taped to the bottom of my right aileron with packaging at the moment.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-14-2021, 04:21 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 19,196
Posted By RV10Man
I have a 172, 150, Rans S6S and my RV9A. Each...

I have a 172, 150, Rans S6S and my RV9A. Each airplane is for a specific mission. Heck.....I flew the 150 last night, just because I could. Yeah, the 172 is a real workhorse. If you can get something...
Forum: Safety 05-05-2021, 03:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,594
Posted By RV10Man
Yeah, I hear you on this. My wife has one of...

Yeah, I hear you on this. My wife has one of those quilting machines, 12', I think.:)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-03-2021, 03:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,430
Posted By RV10Man
Still in phase 1 for me. Flew to 2K9 for...

Still in phase 1 for me. Flew to 2K9 for breakfast Saturday morning and flew about 45 minutes yesterday afternoon. About 2 1/2 hrs tt.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-24-2021, 07:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,401
Posted By RV10Man
And I just passed my CFI-S checkride last Sunday.

And I just passed my CFI-S checkride last Sunday.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-21-2021, 11:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,420
Posted By RV10Man
I have mine done in electrical tape at the moment.

I have mine done in electrical tape at the moment.
Forum: The RV Grin 04-13-2021, 07:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,297
Posted By RV10Man
I know how that goes. I have two daughters, ages...

I know how that goes.
I have two daughters, ages 26 and 31. The 31 yo has gone all the way to ATP, and the other one is totally content being a passenger, and loves it.:)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-11-2021, 05:35 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,139
Posted By RV10Man
I still have my Goldwing........and the...

I still have my Goldwing........and the boats......and the airplanes. They all seem to compliment each other.:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-10-2021, 12:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 488
Posted By RV10Man
If I was closer, it'd be all yours. :)

If I was closer, it'd be all yours. :)
Forum: GPS 03-30-2021, 03:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,395
Posted By RV10Man
I didn't have any problem using the GMC autopilot...

I didn't have any problem using the GMC autopilot in our Sling. But, I need to find out how to configure my 507 in my RV9A (G3X touch). I haven't found anybody that can/will do a step by step...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-29-2021, 01:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,758
Posted By RV10Man
The thing about this part is, when the kit prices...

The thing about this part is, when the kit prices rise, if say 7 years you've had enough, you could probably get more of your initial investment back.

When I started on the Rans S19, I bought the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-29-2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,419
Posted By RV10Man
And the guys doing the conditional...

And the guys doing the conditional inspections.............on what condition?:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-29-2021, 10:48 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,419
Posted By RV10Man
Depends, is it a dog or a cat?

Depends, is it a dog or a cat?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-28-2021, 06:51 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,001
Posted By RV10Man
OHHHH, it won't be quick.......something else...

OHHHH, it won't be quick.......something else will show it's ugly face.:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-28-2021, 06:08 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,001
Posted By RV10Man
I put some epoxy and micro balloons on the top of...

I put some epoxy and micro balloons on the top of the forward skin where it meets the canopy. While my fuel servo is in Tulsa getting rebuilt and my airplane is sitting in my hangar.:( I did change...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-28-2021, 06:00 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 10,667
Posted By RV10Man
I mix MM with 100 gal mogas per instructions on...

I mix MM with 100 gal mogas per instructions on the can. I use it in the C-150, and all my small gas engines, ie lawn tractor, line trimmers, chaninsaw, etc.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-26-2021, 04:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,269
Posted By RV10Man
:D:D:D I like that.

:D:D:D I like that.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-26-2021, 04:26 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,121
Posted By RV10Man
I was nervous about our flight from OKC to...

I was nervous about our flight from OKC to Pocatello, ID last October when we bought our Rans S6. My biggest concern was the mountains between here and there. All I had heard/read was "GET MOUNTAIN...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-25-2021, 05:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,230
Posted By RV10Man
Hey I had that problem with the GSA 28 pitch...

Hey I had that problem with the GSA 28 pitch servo.:)
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-25-2021, 05:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,269
Posted By RV10Man
OKC FSDO did mine. They gave me everywhere within...

OKC FSDO did mine. They gave me everywhere within state of Oklahoma.:)
Forum: RV-9/9A 03-24-2021, 01:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,365
Posted By RV10Man
Yeah, I made a separate hole for the wires too.

Yeah, I made a separate hole for the wires too.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-24-2021, 06:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,294
Posted By RV10Man
Try to look as legal as you possibly can.

Try to look as legal as you possibly can.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-24-2021, 06:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,199
Posted By RV10Man
I had 4 FSDO inspectors at my house when they did...

I had 4 FSDO inspectors at my house when they did my -9A. They wanted the cowling off, and inspection covers open. The "head guy" looked the airplane over, his helper was sort of in training, and he...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-23-2021, 06:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,040
Posted By RV10Man
Well, it worked. I calibrated it this evening....

Well, it worked. I calibrated it this evening. The pitch was set at 6.7* in the config mode of the G3X. So in the config mode of the PFD, and config mode of the G5, I could set the G5 pitch offset at...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 03-23-2021, 04:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,731
Posted By RV10Man
This is pretty much the same numbers I see. I...

This is pretty much the same numbers I see. I don't have an RV12, but I do have a Rans S6S Coyote with the Rotax 912.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-23-2021, 01:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,040
Posted By RV10Man
I tried this in the menu. But because it's backup...

I tried this in the menu. But because it's backup for the 470 PFD, it won't let you change anything.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-23-2021, 12:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,040
Posted By RV10Man
I wondered about this. I think I had the G5...

I wondered about this. I think I had the G5 turned off when I was calibrating the G3X.

And yes, in the calibration mode of the G5, the pitch "box" is grey meaning it's not changeable, because it's...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-23-2021, 10:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,040
Posted By RV10Man
Thank you. I did not know that.:(

Thank you. I did not know that.:(
Forum: Glass Cockpit 03-23-2021, 05:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,040
Posted By RV10Man
G5 pitch calibration

My G5 shows about 7* nose down pitch, and the GDU 470 PFD shows level, when flying straight and level.

When I go into con fig mode of the G5, the pitch is grey, not white.
How do I adjust the pitch?
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-19-2021, 11:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,424
Posted By RV10Man
I'm a Lightspeed guy myself. I have a Tango...

I'm a Lightspeed guy myself. I have a Tango wireless, and 4 Zulu 3s.
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