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Forum: Safety 01-21-2022, 07:02 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,626
Posted By flyinmonque
CO detector temp range

Looked at both Mel's and Walts units good to -10* C. kind of a joke around most the places I fly for 4 month out of the year.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-04-2021, 10:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 743
Posted By flyinmonque
small trailer

Got my kits in two trips emp/wing one trip. Fuse/finish second trip. Built a trailer just big enough to fit the largest crate. Was a light trailer useing a SAAB axel I already had.Three 3"x 6'...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 02-10-2021, 09:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,474
Posted By flyinmonque
try google

Google: ski magazine steamboat lift lines. Their weekend lift tickets are over $200.00 a day! In years past you could get 5 runs an hour if you were fast and could ski non stop. Now your talking...
Forum: Places To Fly...Things to See...Things to Eat 02-02-2021, 11:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,474
Posted By flyinmonque
covid corral....

Wish I could get a screen shot of the webcam at the gondola on weekends posted here. No such thing as social distanceing. Their numbers are out of hand! Google steamboat webcams go live on a...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 12-27-2020, 04:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,829
Posted By flyinmonque
vans newish updated site

Just spent to much time trying to find out how much this new system of nose gear would cost. Not impressed with the vans site used to be able to find what I wanted. Guess it's a good thing these...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 11-07-2020, 11:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,903
Posted By flyinmonque
First but not last...

Rocky, Was just thinking I better message you and see what was going on. Now you need to get back and get some more stick time. Big Congratulations!
Forum: RV-9/9A 10-22-2020, 07:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,835
Posted By flyinmonque
suv seating

A RV9 sits more like a Lotus Elan than an SUV. If you want (need) SUV seating you should go elsewhere.
Forum: RV-9/9A 10-21-2020, 08:28 PM
Replies: 426
Views: 500,177
Posted By flyinmonque
Lookin' Good.

Thanks for the post Rocky, "Lookin' Good."
Keep us up to date on first flight. Well done!
Forum: RV-9/9A 10-20-2020, 06:20 PM
Replies: 426
Views: 500,177
Posted By flyinmonque
Way to go!!!!

Rocky,
A big congrats on the finish of your plane. Hope we get to fly together for a photo shoot soon.
Let's see a photo of the plane where your not blocking it.🤩🥳
Forum: Safety 10-15-2020, 08:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,254
Posted By flyinmonque
Winds???

Just looked at the winds here on Dougs site. Could get questionable in mountains even earlier than forecast! If you go early and go down by Colorado Springs Then head in and north would be the...
Forum: RV-14 06-15-2020, 05:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,127
Posted By flyinmonque
RV in Colorado.

Not close but have a flying RV9A in CAG. 1560+ hours.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 03-27-2020, 07:16 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 9,900
Posted By flyinmonque
someone is wearing their mask upside down. Will...

someone is wearing their mask upside down. Will not seal good like thah. Her' on the other hand works well both ways.
Forum: Texas (South) 05-12-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,699
Posted By flyinmonque
F1 Austin race in November?

Anyone here been to the races in the past? Want to find out about what tickets get you into what areas, transportation to and from track and any other information that you think would be useful
Been...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 04-13-2016, 06:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,685
Posted By flyinmonque
Had same problem on my 9A after a few years.

Drilled a small hole maybe 1/2" in the bottom of the fairing for a box ended wrench. One hole between the two bolts. Had to take the nut off and add washers then retighten. Duct tape holds nut in...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 04-09-2016, 10:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,140
Posted By flyinmonque
Skagit Valley Tulip Festival

http://i717.photobucket.com/albums/ww179/agilewings/025.jpg

http://i717.photobucket.com/albums/ww179/agilewings/029.jpg

http://i717.photobucket.com/albums/ww179/agilewings/019.jpg

http://i717.photo...
Forum: West (and Southwest) 03-09-2016, 08:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,620
Posted By flyinmonque
Real skiing.....

.....Looks like Colorado is no farther. Telluride is a fun place to land and easy to get into town. Courtesy car (not sure about overnight). Wolf Mountain is outside of Durango. Crested Butte not...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-12-2016, 07:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 14,709
Posted By flyinmonque
The RV9 must have....

Top speed achieved was 130 knots. At one point the chase plane said he was at full throttle and couldn't catch up.

.....Been running a restrictor plate!;)
Forum: Trip Write-ups 01-03-2016, 03:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,923
Posted By flyinmonque
any Moderators????

Know how to make those phot's show up?????
Forum: Trip Write-ups 01-03-2016, 01:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,923
Posted By flyinmonque
More photo's

Here's a few more.

http://http://s19.postimg.org/by6nn7jcz/024.jpg


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Forum: Trip Write-ups 01-02-2016, 06:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,923
Posted By flyinmonque
The spelling .....

......goes way back to speed skiing down in Portillo,Chile. As for flying over that terrain do it all the time. Willing to bet I can still out rip 99.9% of you on the slopes too.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-28-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,448
Posted By flyinmonque
Next one .....

.......rub with vaseline on both sides will not stick, and seals as good or better than dry.
Forum: Safety 12-14-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,641
Posted By flyinmonque
Ask why not.....

.....Do another! I fly in rugged Mts. alot but even when I'm not I can not see any good reason to not do another. If you cheat on safety you cheat yourself. And that's when it's just you and...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 12-02-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,847
Posted By flyinmonque
O.K.

....Now what is a facebook?
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-11-2015, 01:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,297
Posted By flyinmonque
Try it......

......With a Harmon Rocket. Two under each wing. Or two on center spar and two on the wings. I think it could handle it, why not use some power if your going to do it? Bring a whole new meaning...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-04-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 22,517
Posted By flyinmonque
When will it be done?.....

.......a question you'll hear more that you could ever dream. My answer, "When it's done right!" Don't get in a hurry, It'll take longer than you think so you better just plan on doing it right the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-18-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,853
Posted By flyinmonque
Huge Howard

......with out Howard Hughes the RV would not have flush rivets. They just would not be the same aircraft, look at your wings and imagine them made with 470 rivets on the skins. More like a...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-07-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,438
Posted By flyinmonque
No issues

....Other than if you do not have someone picking you up it's a long ways from anything.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 08-01-2015, 10:58 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 9,189
Posted By flyinmonque
Shouldn't this have been.......

..........posted in eight months?:confused:
Forum: APRS Tracking 06-11-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 22,825
Posted By flyinmonque
Exclamation Time to bump again

Can someone set this so it stays near the top? This is a handy link!
Thanks,
Flyinmonque
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-06-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 10,450
Posted By flyinmonque
DanH

......."14 things to never say to a naked woman." "And this is little Elvis". You must be one of those "Metro" guys I've read about in the paper. Where is that rag written? New York City? :D Some...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-04-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,610
Posted By flyinmonque
video of area

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d2aUVxV_W3Y
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-04-2015, 02:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,610
Posted By flyinmonque
Steamboat Springs bound....

Ryan, PM me and I'll give you more information. Had a long reply here but it got lost when I hit submit.
Flyinmonque
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 05-29-2015, 09:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,874
Posted By flyinmonque
might try.....

Gooding or Jerome I've stayed at Gooding once and saw someone else another trip thru. Might give them a call and talk with someone.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 04-28-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,399
Posted By flyinmonque
MTH????

What is this MTH you speak of? I'm sure I do not have your system but have no idea what your talking about! Mouse Turning Horsepower? :confused:
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-14-2015, 01:07 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,165
Posted By flyinmonque
Might check.....

......the calliapers(sp?) could be not getting full travel. You say the system feels solid so I would not suspect air in the system. If you can come up with some worn out pads put them in and pump...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 02-10-2015, 07:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,748
Posted By flyinmonque
RV flips (WA)

.....just saw this on the nightly...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-26-2015, 02:45 AM
Replies: 497
Views: 277,226
Posted By flyinmonque
Back when flying ment something.....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lLEEvDDpu1M
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y5IBeyIrGlw&feature=share

Guess this is one of the reasons why on the first flight I had no nervousness.
But back when I...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-21-2015, 08:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,995
Posted By flyinmonque
Say What????

http://www.steamboattoday.com/news/2015/jan/20/snow-dance-may-be-order-mid-season-approaches/

This is not just in the Steamboat area either.
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 01-03-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,659
Posted By flyinmonque
Fall.....

.....last two weeks of September are some of the best flying on the West Slope. You can have days with great flying all day long. Summers can get quite bumpy sometime as early as 10am. The leaves...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-02-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,881
Posted By flyinmonque
Ride......

......? Rocky I would but I just made a quick trip home to put the plane away for winter. I'm still taking care of my Mom and didn't want it sitting out in this north wet weather all winter. Maybe...
Forum: RV-9/9A 10-02-2014, 01:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,862
Posted By flyinmonque
Hammer down.

Steve has this right. Play whack-a-mole.
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-02-2014, 01:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,881
Posted By flyinmonque
Flat Top colors

Taken a few days ago..... who knows what the weather has done to them since.



https://flattopcolors.shutterfly.com/pictures#:type=Pictures&title=undefined


trying a new photo share site, hope it...
Forum: Safety 09-06-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,945
Posted By flyinmonque
Spring and Fall.....

...... it's migration season again! Keep your eyes outside.:eek: and wide open!:eek:
Forum: Safety 08-25-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,690
Posted By flyinmonque
Direction is important.

I do not believe it was any less powerfull at the airport. Things on shelfs running east/west will be affected different than shelfs set up north/south. Especially true in a rolling quake. Just the...
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-26-2014, 02:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,596
Posted By flyinmonque
Maybe......

.......I'm more frog than I thought. Doesn't even leak back when I blow bubbles in the tub! Must be the French ancestry from way back!:D
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-13-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,332
Posted By flyinmonque
I'm confused.....

.......parade rest or attention?:confused:
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 12-17-2013, 11:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,883
Posted By flyinmonque
Close is easy.....

.........The harrassing wildlife charge would be expensive. Not good to stress the animals this time of year either. There is a lot of winter yet that they need their energy for. If you run an...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 12-16-2013, 04:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,883
Posted By flyinmonque
Doug, Doug, Doug.......

........I'll see your 33 and raise to all in. Isn't that how your Texas Hold'em is played?...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 11-20-2013, 01:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,941
Posted By flyinmonque
Elk are starting to gather up.

North West Colorado.

http://imageshack.us/a/img24/5128/f5d8.jpg

http://imageshack.us/a/img15/5600/nig4.jpg

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http://imageshack.us/a/img849/1663/cyxr.jpg
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 10-19-2013, 06:14 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 17,788
Posted By flyinmonque
Aren't.......

.........any of you smart enough to use a block of wood to use as a back-up when drilling? ;)
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-08-2013, 03:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 886
Posted By flyinmonque
These might be some......

.......of the last color change this year as another storm is brewing and the winds are picking up. Suppose to get ripping strong tomorrow, with more snow Thursday and Friday. These are from todays...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-07-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 819
Posted By flyinmonque
Looking for colors down lower (7-9k)

http://imageshack.us/a/img571/5691/kavg.jpg

http://imageshack.us/a/img820/1497/tgxz.jpg

http://imageshack.us/a/img27/1232/uwiu.jpg

http://imageshack.us/a/img819/209/uy1p.jpg

http://imageshack.us/a...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-07-2013, 02:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,153
Posted By flyinmonque
After a storm....

.......passed thru it cleared up Saturday evening in time to get a quick hours flight in. The colors that were, were now brown. Some still to change but it's not going to be a great year for colors...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-02-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,725
Posted By flyinmonque
10/2/13 colors......

Upper Elk river valley, Hinman Park, Rabbit Ears pass and Coal View...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-02-2013, 03:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,089
Posted By flyinmonque
Stump.....

......look you'll see a bit of wing in a couple of the shots.:D
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 10-01-2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,089
Posted By flyinmonque
Colors changing....slowly.

We're about three weeks behind "normal" and not changing to the vibriant colors we usually get. Some that were changed last week in my post are already gone. Should peak next week sometime, maybe...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 09-26-2013, 03:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,901
Posted By flyinmonque
Where they are.....

.......Little Beaver Flat Tops are at the North end of The Flat Tops. Pyramid Pk is West of Ripple Creek Pass. (west side of Flat Tops). Have to look Jimzim might have a photo of you ice fishing....
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 09-24-2013, 12:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,901
Posted By flyinmonque
First snow and colors starting.....

........Fall is finally here in the High country. The colors were almost gone this time last year, but are just getting started for this season. Snow level was down below 9,000 ft and frost on the...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-18-2013, 04:23 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 14,207
Posted By flyinmonque
not quite.....

......but close.
My RV9A came in at 34k with paint and weighed #1081. Not sure you could build one with a 160hp and come in under #1000. Lot's of used parts: Engine, prop, GPS/COM,...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 09-12-2013, 05:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,527
Posted By flyinmonque
Black Canyon of the Gunnison

.....a few shots taken the 28th of last...
Forum: RV Photo/Video URLs 09-10-2013, 11:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,257
Posted By flyinmonque
Tearing up the air.....

......over Steamboat Lake.

http://imageshack.us/a/img843/3621/e7rl.jpg

http://imageshack.us/a/img829/4195/lf71.jpg

http://imageshack.us/a/img43/588/y3ea.jpg
Forum: Trip Write-ups 08-05-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,174
Posted By flyinmonque
Shiprock......

......Has an interesting story in Navajo lore. About a bird that crashed straight into the ground. Seen from above looking at it, the cone is the tail end of the birds body and the dikes (as Larry...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-25-2013, 01:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,818
Posted By flyinmonque
Did any of you......

.......Heat your copper lines to red hot and let slow cool?
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 06-24-2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,240
Posted By flyinmonque
using.....

......a big 4" with light and no joy. The board passes thru the other wires so you see them on both sides. Can't find a spot where back side shows up with this one. I can usually find where wires...
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