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Old 05-15-2020, 09:34 AM
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Hi, let me introduce myself- I am Jarek Teresiński from Poland...

Best regards from Poland,
Jarek
Congrats Jarek and welcome to VAF! Quite an impressive feat! Keep up the flying and enjoy your new bird! I hope to be where you are soon!
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Old 06-02-2020, 12:37 PM
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Old 06-03-2020, 11:51 AM
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Very nice looking aircraft.
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Old 06-03-2020, 12:00 PM
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Default G-OGZZ Flies!

My RV8 Fastback flew and completed test flight schedule with no issues! Beautiful to fly!https://www.dropbox.com/s/pxz2texyss...ay20.jpeg?dl=0
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Old 07-12-2020, 05:59 PM
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Default . This Week... FAA inspection !!












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Old 07-12-2020, 08:04 PM
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Magnificent example of a beautiful RV-8. You should be very proud. Love the panel.
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Old 07-12-2020, 09:16 PM
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18 yr build? 6 years ago I would have sniggered at that. In 2014 I bought a -4 project that was “almost done”. I have been working every weekend on it since. Now I get it. Nobody can really understand until they do it. Congratulations on a great built. Hope she flies as great as she looks.
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Old 07-13-2020, 06:07 AM
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The plane looks very nice and I'm sure it'll fly that way! Congratulations from another "super slow builder"!
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Old 07-20-2020, 08:43 AM
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Painted, but not quite "finished". Flying unpainted was hard on the eyes on sunny days. SL30 radio won't change freq and I have to send it in for repair ($$). It will be a few more days before I can get some in-flight pics. It was a long 6 weeks without being able to fly!
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Old 07-21-2020, 07:06 AM
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nice simple non-military paint scheme Fred, love it!
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