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View Poll Results: Tandem or side-by-side?
Tandem 39 25.83%
Side-by-side 112 74.17%
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Old 08-18-2021, 07:08 PM
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Default Tandem or side-by-side seating?

Are you hoping the new RV-15 will have tandem seating, or would you prefer it had side-by-side seating?
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Old 08-18-2021, 07:21 PM
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I voted side by side on the advice of my wife… who refuses to sit in a back seat.

Tandem is fine for the pilot, but do you want to sit in the back?
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Old 08-18-2021, 07:49 PM
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I voted side by side on the advice of my wife… who refuses to sit in a back seat.

Tandem is fine for the pilot, but do you want to sit in the back?
Well, yes if it's an Extra 330 or a Super cub, the back seat suits me just fine.

And if I get offered a ride in an F-18 or F15, YES, that would be just fine also.
Actually it would make my decade, just in case anybody has the ability to make that happen.



I fully expect VANS has done the math on the money, so I would bet 25 cents on the side by side with either lots of baggage space or 2 more seats in the back.

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Old 08-18-2021, 07:49 PM
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So if it has 4 seats is it tandem or side by side?
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Old 08-18-2021, 08:51 PM
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So if it has 4 seats is it tandem or side by side?
Vans has made no mention of it, but it presumably will be a 2-seater. Could be wrong, though.
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Old 08-18-2021, 08:54 PM
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Default Both

Both - 4 seat w/ removeable rear seats
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2+2

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Old 08-26-2021, 08:21 AM
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If I remember correctly, someone pointed out in a different thread that they said 'control stick' in their OSH presentation, which suggests side-by-side with center single control, like Zenith 750.
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Both - 4 seat w/ removeable rear seats
All of the above
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Old 08-26-2021, 09:12 AM
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They did say they are working on an RV-15 and an RV-16... maybe we'll get a two-seater and a four-seater?
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