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Old 07-19-2016, 03:40 PM
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Default A new -8 is born

I recently completed my RV-8. Doing ground testing now. here are some pics:







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Old 07-19-2016, 03:46 PM
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Default Nice Plane

Congrats. Very nice looking RV8. Cool panel.
Great Job.
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Old 07-19-2016, 04:08 PM
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Herman, you have an outstanding looking RV-8. Congrats on your achievement. Stay safe in first flight and further testing.
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Old 07-19-2016, 04:15 PM
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that looks good!
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Old 07-19-2016, 06:41 PM
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Ausgeseichnet!!!
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Old 07-19-2016, 07:09 PM
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Very nice work!
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Old 07-19-2016, 07:37 PM
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Default Congrats

What a great looking airplane!
You must be very proud.
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Old 07-19-2016, 07:55 PM
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Beautiful! Good luck with the ground and flight testing.
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Old 07-19-2016, 09:47 PM
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Old 07-19-2016, 10:25 PM
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Great job Hermann
Smoke On!!!!!
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