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Old 01-23-2016, 09:58 PM
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Default Long time lurker finally a new owner

Hello everyone, been a lurker on the forums for a while now and have been reading everything I can. Finally started looking for an rv4 pretty seriously a few montha ago. Well as of a week and a half ago i am a proud new owner of a rv4. Its the first plane I've ever owned and pretty excited to put a lot of hours on it this summer. Heres a couple pics.

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Old 01-23-2016, 10:19 PM
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Welcome to the club. Nice choice of plane.
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Old 01-23-2016, 10:19 PM
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Nice RV! Congrats and enjoy!
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Old 01-24-2016, 06:52 AM
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Nice plane! You will love the -4 I'm sure. If ever in the Carolinas, stop by 8A7 in central NC. Several -4s around here.
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Old 01-24-2016, 06:58 AM
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Nice choice For a first plane. It's was also my choice. Well done! I don't spect you'll be wearin that coat while flying it :-)

First rule for a new airplane owner... Don't post exterior pics without an interior pic! Nice lookin bird you've got there.

The normal saying to a new plane owner is to say "keep the dirty side down", but in this case I'll just say... Congrats and be safe.

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Old 01-24-2016, 07:00 AM
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Congrats on you sweet RV4. You will find your off on quite a journey in the experimenral world. What is the first upgrade you plan to do?...
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Old 01-24-2016, 07:13 AM
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Congratulations on your First Airplane!
You will love it!
I purchased my -6 many years ago and still can't believe I am lucky enough to own and fly it!
It is an education and a journey, embrace it.
Love the RED WHITE and BLUE....classy!
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Old 01-24-2016, 07:27 AM
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More impressive than that nice plane you have there, third post and you figured out how to post a pic already? Bravo! Welcome to the club!
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Old 01-24-2016, 07:33 AM
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Congratulations! The RV is a keeper as I've had others types that I didn't keep long. I'm going on three years now and still don't won't to sell my 8. Enjoy it and be safe.
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Old 01-24-2016, 07:56 AM
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Congratulations Justin! Bring it to Atlantic coast one day. Belfast, ME flyin is coming soon.
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