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Old 12-19-2011, 08:15 PM
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Default N502CF is an airplane!

This is late coming, but on November 17th N502CF took off for the first time. It was Awesome! everything went great with only one issue being a heavy left wing. I had so much fun building over the last 4 years and it's really nice having it finished. Well...Almost finished. Now I can focus more on my "real" job, which interesting enough is more enjoyable now too. Here's some pics to check out.

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Old 12-19-2011, 08:30 PM
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Very Nice Aircraft!!! Congrads...
Retired N622DR - Serial #V7A1467
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Old 12-19-2011, 08:50 PM
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She is a beauty Chris. These wing tips are HOT!
Не имей сто рублей, а имей сто друзей.
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Old 12-19-2011, 09:06 PM
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Well Chris if your new "real" Job involves making me one of those throttle quadrants you have there I would help in keeping you in business.

RV-7 N87DX Built, Flown, and Sold!
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Old 12-19-2011, 09:45 PM
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Looking good.
Retired Dam guy. Life is good.
Brian, N155BKsold but bought back.
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Old 12-20-2011, 04:52 AM
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Very cool! I like it!

Have fun with your new dream machine!!
Brent Owens
EAA Chapter 9 Tech Counselor/Flight Advisor
Columbus, OH
RV-8 'Contrary Mary' flying
N784DE S/N #82614
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Old 12-20-2011, 05:02 AM
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Default Question. that a removable access cover just in front of the windshield?

Rv10 Sold
46 years ag pilot/CFI
Air Tractor 502/PT-6
Building RV-12, Wings, fuse, emp complete. FWF in progress.
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Old 12-20-2011, 05:17 AM
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Congrats, Chris, on building and flying such a good looking airplane.

Some of the parts appear to be made of carbon fiber, your business must be on the leading edge of that process. There is so much of it these days - like in the Boeing 787.

Good to see it filtering down to our world.
RV-12 Build Helper
RV-7A...Sold #70374
The RV-8...Sold #83261
I'm in, dues paid 2019 This place is worth it!
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Old 12-20-2011, 06:09 AM
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That is a lovely machine you have created Chis. You must be justifiably proud. I do like your colour scheme which is so simple and yet when I look at it I want to say Wow.

Very well done mate. Enjoy.
Anthony Johnston
Brit working in Zurich, Switzerland.
1500 hour pilot and ex instructor and examiner.
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RV-3B s/n 11460 Emp Kit. (In storage).
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Old 12-20-2011, 06:48 AM
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Default Congrads Chris!!

You'll have to post more pictures or a link to all the special Bone Head extra's you have made and fitted to your new Pride and Joy!

Kenny Gene
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