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Old 02-04-2016, 02:16 PM
Climb3zero Climb3zero is offline
 
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Default RV-8 Gas run video

Thought I would post this video to take you along on a flight to go get some fuel at BLI from a private strip called Meadowmist. The gopro is strapped to my hat in the attempt to put you in the drivers seat while I run my mouth a bit.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXxHfa44Dwg

2002 RV8
IO-360 with constant speed Hartzell
530W
Mode S/ traffic
WX 500
Trutrak Sorcerer Autopilot
LASAR ingnition
62 Gallon fuel=10 gallon Tip Tanks
AOA
430 TT since new
VM1000 engine monitor
IFLY GPS for information and maps
Oxygen

Thanks for all the information this site provides. It is invaluable to any RV builder/owner/buyer. Thank you so much for taking the time to post. Ed
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Old 02-04-2016, 02:49 PM
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Nice video! What motor is in your -8?
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Old 02-04-2016, 02:58 PM
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Default What a great video

Nice job! Great inspiration for us builders.
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Old 02-04-2016, 04:36 PM
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Default Nice!

Very Cool Video!! Thanks for sharing!
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Old 02-04-2016, 05:24 PM
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Nicely done, really enjoyed it.

Cheers
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Old 02-04-2016, 05:46 PM
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Nice video and I think I'll be hearing angle..angle..push in my sleep tonight.
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Old 02-04-2016, 08:14 PM
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Default nice video

Ed,
I enjoyed your video, thanks for sharing.
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Old 02-04-2016, 09:40 PM
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Default Thanks!

I guess I don?t know what makes a good video, so often I find myself jumping ahead on a 3 minute video to hopefully get to the good part, This was a very good video, nearly a half hour and watched every second. Thanks for sharing!
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Old 02-04-2016, 09:54 PM
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Thanks Ed,
Hope to be able to to that run later this year

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Old 02-04-2016, 10:18 PM
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Please tell us about the annunciator panel... I like it.

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Dave
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