VansAirForceForums  
Home > VansAirForceForums

-POSTING RULES
-Advertise in here!
- Today's Posts | Insert Pics

Keep VAF Going
Donate methods

Point your
camera app here
to donate fast.


Go Back   VAF Forums > Main > RV General Discussion/News
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

View Poll Results: What type of RV are you building (allows for multiple answers)?
RV-3 10 2.58%
RV-4 15 3.87%
RV-6 29 7.47%
RV-7 130 33.51%
RV-8 84 21.65%
RV-9 63 16.24%
RV-10 35 9.02%
RV-12 30 7.73%
RV-14 7 1.80%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 388. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 08-02-2012, 06:00 AM
Captain_John's Avatar
Captain_John Captain_John is offline
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: KPYM
Posts: 2,686
Default Kits under construction ONLY

Hey All,

In another thread I got to wondering...

How many active participants here are still building (not flying) and what type of kits are being worked on?

What are you working on?

I am still cranking away on my -7!

CJ
__________________
RV-7 Flying - 1,200 Hours in 5 Years!
The experiment works!
TMX-IO-360, G3i ignition & G3X with VP-X
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 08-02-2012, 06:57 AM
sbal0906's Avatar
sbal0906 sbal0906 is offline
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Winnipeg, Canada
Posts: 214
Default

Just started my -9A.
__________________
Shamit Bal
http://www.flyaroundthesun.com
RV-9A
Started on wings.
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 08-02-2012, 07:48 AM
bret's Avatar
bret bret is offline
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Gardnerville Nv.
Posts: 2,828
Default

7A emp and wings done and painted, wating for next year funds for fuse and finish kits...
__________________
7A Slider, EFII Angle 360, CS, SJ.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 08-02-2012, 08:28 AM
randyintejas's Avatar
randyintejas randyintejas is offline
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Tyler, Texas
Posts: 350
Default

7 emp, wings done, working on Center Fuse. Will be ordering Finish Kit and Barrett IO-360 this Month!
__________________
RV 7
391RK Reserved
IO360 9:5:1 AFP
Slow Build
Last 90%
Tyler, Texas
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 08-02-2012, 08:39 AM
Scbado Scbado is offline
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Brookfield, WI
Posts: 82
Default 9-A Slider

Empennage done other than tips. Left wing in process and building both fuel tanks now.
__________________
Jerry Roeder
C150 N222PA at 02C
RV-9A Standard Build Slider
Empennage done
Left Wing built
Right Wing built
Fuselage in process
Finish kit received
Moved Project to 57C
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 08-02-2012, 08:49 AM
ppilotmike's Avatar
ppilotmike ppilotmike is offline
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Denver, CO
Posts: 1,991
Default RV-10

RV-10. Working on the wings!
__________________
Mike Rettig
EAA Chapter 301 www.eaa301.org
VAF Dues Current
RV-10 - Working on engine / prop installation
http://www.mykitlog.com/users/index....ig&project=803
F-14 (Pedal Plane - Daughter's Project) "Flying"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zKCyX2FXrlw
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 08-02-2012, 09:10 AM
rleffler's Avatar
rleffler rleffler is offline
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Delaware, OH (KDLZ)
Posts: 4,227
Default

Still building the RV-10, at least for a few more weeks.....
__________________
Bob Leffler
N410BL - RV10 Flying
http://mykitlog.com/rleffler
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 08-02-2012, 09:15 AM
543TB 543TB is offline
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Denver, CO
Posts: 49
Default

RV-7, tail done, lots of wing pieces in the garage and struggling with the fuel tanks now. After seeing all the beautiful RVs at OSH, wishing we could snap our fingers and have an airworthy plane today! But building is half the fun, right?
__________________
VAF dues paid for 2020
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 08-02-2012, 10:15 AM
mvidalr's Avatar
mvidalr mvidalr is offline
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Monterrey, Mexico
Posts: 121
Default rv-8

Quote:
Originally Posted by 543TB View Post
But building is half the fun, right?
According to the FAA, building is 51% of the fun.. (sigh)

I'm almost done with the empennage of my RV-8. 127 hrs in the construction Hobbs.. figuring how to trim the elevator stiffeners
__________________
Miguel Vidal
EAA #1133587
RV-8 SB Wings in Monterrey, Mexico
N511MV Registered
MyKitLog
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 08-02-2012, 11:56 AM
dav1111 dav1111 is offline
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Lubbock, Texas
Posts: 654
Default

RV-3 rebuild with wing spar SB plus new engine and prop. RV-6A firewall forward rebuild (original builder removed subrau engine). RV-7 at finish kit stage.
__________________
Russ Daves
Lubbock, TX
Proud to be a Veteran
N710RV - RV-10 Sold
N65RV - RV-6A Sold
N686RV - RV-6A Re-Built, Sold
N742PZ - RV-8 Co-Builder Sold
N-867RV -RV-7 Finish Kit
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:59 AM.


The VAFForums come to you courtesy Delta Romeo, LLC. By viewing and participating in them you agree to build your plane using standardized methods and practices and to fly it safely and in accordance with the laws governing the country you are located in.