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Old 03-27-2014, 03:53 PM
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Default another 8 ready to fly


After three years and one month, I received my pink slip. I want to thank good friends and a supportive wife for making this happen.
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Old 03-27-2014, 04:21 PM
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Default Congratulations!!

Bob, congrats
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Old 03-27-2014, 04:23 PM
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Default Congratulations Looks Great !

Now you have to post more photos !
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Old 03-27-2014, 04:34 PM
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Default she's a beauty

Congratulations again Bob. Hey, who is that lady looking over the DAR's shoulder?
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Old 03-27-2014, 04:47 PM
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3 Years + 1 Month!
I'm impressed! What little of it I can see looks good too.
You will Love It!
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Old 03-27-2014, 08:23 PM
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Only a couple of weeks in front of you, I can say with certainty....you're going to LOVE flying that plane! Get it reassembled and get in the air!
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Old 03-28-2014, 10:38 AM
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Default Rv 8

Congrats,...looks like a sweet paint job as well, hope we get to see more picks !
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Old 03-28-2014, 10:45 AM
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Default More pics will be coming

Hoping for first flight weekend of April 5th. That will depend on weather. Bob
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Old 03-28-2014, 11:09 AM
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Congratulations!
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Segundo Viento

Paid my 2021 dues, you should too.
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Old 03-28-2014, 03:07 PM
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Default Nice tail art

Need a pic of the tail in the tail art section.
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