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Old 10-14-2014, 12:15 PM
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Originally Posted by flightlogic View Post
Vlad, you have endurance... to the max.
Was it the harsh Russian winters that built up your stamina?
NY winters actually Nick ... and tough American realities

In this particular case all the hand flying was done by Greg. I even removed the passenger stick to make myself comfortable.
Where is N666BK?

Не имей сто рублей, а имей сто друзей.
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Old 10-14-2014, 03:46 PM
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Wish I was home.
Next?, TBD
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Old 10-14-2014, 04:25 PM
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nice day of flying comrade....

i left the beautiful north

heade south for the winter......

thru cotton fields....

and over beaches...........

climbed some light houses............

and seen some sun rises...........

will be keeping an eye out for you in florida.....and other rvators.......

adios for now.............

i hope your rv flys forever..........
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Ed D'Arcy
RV6-A 5,300+ hrs, R-44 1,600 hrs, Helicycle traded for 33 FFR coupe, 300 young eagles flown
Stuart, Fl / East Hampton,Ct / Virgin Gorda, BVI - villa sold.
addicted pickle ball player
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Old 10-14-2014, 05:59 PM
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Vlad, another great trip report. Looked like a lot of fun.
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Old 11-01-2014, 10:12 PM
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Default another VIRB video

So, as you can see in the photo from post #9 there is a garmin virb attached to the wing. Here is some of the video from that day:

The camera is mounted via the stock VIRB curved mount, drilled through the middle and countersunk for the tank screw, the adhesive tape and protective film is still on the mount for padding, but the mount is not permanently attached to the plane.

In the early morning the camera picked up some glare while flying into the sun, this has never happened to me before and I expect it is from the camera being mounted farther aft than in previous attempts.

Thanks for watching!
~Greg W.
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Old 11-02-2014, 05:50 AM
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Hey Greg.....really great video!! The VIRB really seems to do a great job and I like the flight data displayed on the video. Thanks for sharing
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Old 11-02-2014, 08:24 PM
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Excellent video! Multiple times I wanted to pull up into a loop while watching it!
Andy Karmy
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Old 11-03-2014, 04:55 AM
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Beautiful video Greg, and the song was great too!

Thanks for sharing.
Ettore ”Hector“ Bellini

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Verona, northern Italy.
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