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Old 05-22-2016, 09:56 PM
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Default I can almost smell the AvGas

Some Crow bling

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Old 05-23-2016, 10:57 PM
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Good Job Blain!

I want to see the belly....from the ground.
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Old 05-24-2016, 12:18 AM
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Looking good Blain! Exciting time as I remember.
Cheers to blue skies and the smell of AvGas!
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Old 05-24-2016, 07:01 AM
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"Sierra Tango" is coming along very nicely Blain. At the rate you've been progressing, it shouldn't be much longer. She looks beautiful. Thanks for posting the pics!
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Old 05-24-2016, 10:04 PM
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Default Thanks for the encouragement

Building at home isolates the project from other experienced eyes. I've had a few visits over the last 3 years of RV builders. Each was a boost to the enthusiasm.
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Old 05-26-2016, 10:32 PM
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Default wings installed today.

Installed wings today. Everything went together well.

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Old 05-27-2016, 06:56 AM
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Looking Good! nice family pic!
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Old 05-28-2016, 12:56 AM
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Old 07-18-2016, 01:26 AM
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Finally finished shooting rivets on the bottom of the canoe and rolled it back upright again. I'm glad to not be spending any more time sitting under that thing sweating profusely all over my headlamp.

Less of this:


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Old 08-10-2016, 03:20 PM
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A massive thanks to the guys at SteinAir for the quality work they have
done putting together my custom harness and supplying my Avionics!! I can't recommend them enough!!!
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